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The Homestead, 335°

West Central Wisconsin, United States

Updated in November 2008

In December of 2006 my husband and I purchased an old homestead built in the 1930's. As DIYers our goal is to up-date the old house and make it as energy efficient as possible using environmentally-friendly construction and renovation techniques. We are working on natural farming (permaculture) techniques to ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, Clean Technologies, Climate Change, Consumerism, Energy Saving, Environment & Wildlife, Health, Recycling, Water

Vetiver Project - Naac Baal, 163°

Sebikotane, Senegal

Updated in February 2010

The project is a promoter and supplier of Vetiver grass (see www.vetiver.com for more details of this plant)in Senegal, West Africa. Vetiver is a very effective way of sequestering carbon emissions and countering the effects and impact of global climate change which is currently having a devastating ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Carbon Sequestration, Deforestation, Earth, Soil, & Landscape, Environmental Disasters, Permaculture, Water

Community Reefs, 119°

Opotiki, New Zealand

Updated in April 2012

The eco benefits of forming fish growing reefs close to boat launching areas are many: Fishermen use significantly less petrol getting to where fish are. Simpler near shore fishing boats can be used. The fishing is action packed, fun and produces a great diversity of species. Smaller catches can be ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, Education, Energy Saving, Health, Poverty & Development, Transition Towns, Water

What's Your Crazy Green Idea? Video Contest, 85°

A X PRIZE Foundation project in Santa Monica, United States

Updated in September 2008

The X PRIZE Foundation is hosting a competition on YouTube to find out what the next X PRIZE in the Energy and Environment sector is going to be. We're looking for crazy green idea that can become a breakthrough, and we're willing to pay $25,000 to the ...

Premium project about Agriculture & Food, Air Quality, Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Carbon Sequestration, Carbon Trading, Clean Technologies, Climate Change, Coal & Oil, Deforestation, Education, Electric vehicles, Emissions, Energy Saving, Global Dimming, Green energy, Pollution, Recycling, Solar

Queen Charlotte Wilderness Park, 70°

Marlborough, New Zealand

Updated in April 2008

Queen Charlotte Wilderness Park is an isolated peninsula in the Marlborough Sounds. Originally a large sheep station the property is now dedicated to “the business of saving our environment”. Ron Marriott of Queen Charlotte Wilderness Park says, “We have two goals – the first is to work with landowners to encourage ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, Carbon Sequestration, Consumerism, Environment & Wildlife

Food for Change, 52°

Global, New Zealand

Updated in March 2010

How You Can Make a Positive Difference by Choosing WHAT You Eat Causing global change one meal at a time... What we eat "locally" makes a difference globally. Our mouth is about as local as it gets, so its the perfect place to start climate changing action. Maybe leadership begins ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Children and Families, Clean Technologies, Climate Change, Consumerism, Deforestation, Economics, Education, Energy Saving, Environment & Wildlife, Food, Genetic Modification, Green energy, Health, Industry & Business, Philosophy & Religion, Politics & Government, Pollution, Population, Recycling, Transport, Water

Carbon Neutral Supermarket Sections, 47°

(a good idea here, is a good idea anywhere), New Zealand

Updated in July 2009

We have been trying to drum up support for the concept of carbon neutral supermarket sections. This would then give organisations a market imperative to measure, offset and reduce their carbon emissions. It is part of a bigger picture of in regards to a concept of carbon accounting that we ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, Carbon Trading, Climate Change, Consumerism, Emissions, Food, Lifestyle & Behavior

CREATE! The Center for Renewable Energy and Appropriate Technology for the Environment, 45°

Senegal

Updated in October 2010

CREATE! is implementing its initial country program in Senegal, West Africa. Senegal is not only representative of many Sub-Saharan African countries hardest hit by the increasingly disastrous effects of global climate change, but represents one of the most daunting challenges to respond to it, especially as it affects the rural ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, Climate Change, Deforestation, Earth, Soil, & Landscape, Poverty & Development, Solar, Water

Columbia Community Garden, 44°

NYC, United States

Updated in July 2008

Urban agriculture on the Columbia University campus!

Project about Agriculture & Food

chinadialogue is...on the road from Bali to Copenhagen, 42°

Beijing, China

Updated in July 2008

("中外对话"...从巴厘通往哥本哈根之路) Even as we speak, a new global agreement on climate change is being formulated. At a critical UN climate conference in December 2009 in Copenhagen, Denmark, we will see the results. The road to Copenhagen, however, will be a difficult one to tread. Humanity faces an array of ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Carbon Sequestration, Carbon Trading, Climate Change, Coal & Oil, Education, Politics & Government

Freedom Gardens of the World, 38°

Pasadena, United States

Updated in June 2008

Freedom Gardens of the World is the latest initiative of the now seven year journey taken by the pioneers at Path to Freedom. Based on their years of experience of growing and eating their own food from their ordinary urban residential lot, the Dervaes family is challenging others around the ...

Project about Agriculture & Food

Local Farm Link, 37°

Black Creek, Canada

Updated in May 2008

By improving the convenience of finding locally grown foods we will reduce the amount of carbon emissions required by the monster food machine. This dynamic, farmer-driven website, allows shoppers to find locally grown foods as easily as looking through a grocery store flier. In many regions the small farms have ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, Climate Change, Consumerism, Education

Planetary Population Partnership, 36°

Bath, United Kingdom

Updated in January 2008

This is a project run by Our Future Planet, bringing together nations, states, provinces and areas with sustainable populations so that they might recognise and communicate their ideals, experiences and goals. Once united these PPP members will be able to present a sustainable model to the rest of the world ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, Climate Change, War, Weather

One Million Gardens, 35°

All Over the Place, United States

Updated in March 2009

As you know, as the economic challenges continue to grow, more and more Americans are considering getting involved in local food production. As a way to help to accelerate this trend, we have started a very simple campaign called "One Million Gardens" (http://onemilliongardens.ning.com) who's goal is ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, Food, Organic, Permaculture, Transition Towns

Lesabe primary mini farm , 35°

Wattville Benoni, South Africa

Updated in March 2012

This is a school where the children are fed breakfast and lunch. so we planted fruit trees so I could teach them to make jams for the bread in the morning, and we planted an array of vegetables to make sure they are eating a nutritious lunch. The latest addition ...

Project about Agriculture & Food

Join Transition Towns Social Networking site, 34°

New Zealand

Updated in July 2008

Transition Towns are starting in over 50 towns in NZ. Groups are addressing the twin challenges of peak oil and climate change and are finding they have collective genius beyond their imagination. Food and energy resilience are often the focus but actually when oil peaks and is no longer cheap ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, Climate Change, Coal & Oil, Energy Saving, Recycling, Water, Weather

Appalachian Offsets, 30°

New Zealand

Updated in June 2008

Appalachian Offsets is a voluntary Carbon Offset program to combat global climate change through local renewable energy and efficiency projects in Western North Carolina. We encourage people to first reduce the amount of greenhouse gas they produce but this is an opportunity to reduce their impact by supporting projects that ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, Climate Change, Education

Eco-My-Flat, 30°

Christchurch, New Zealand

Updated in August 2008

Eco-my-flat is a four-week competition and workshop programme aimed at helping university students save money and become more eco-friendly. The competition aims to promote sustainable student lifestyles, with a workshop each week covering the themes of energy, waste, transport and consumption. The workshops, run by a professional facilitator, addressed specific ...

Project about Agriculture & Food, Consumerism, Education, Energy Saving, Food, Recycling, Transport

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