Green Tips

6 easy tips to green your Fourth of July 6 easy tips to green your Fourth of July

Although the Fourth of July is a wonderful time to celebrate our freedom with... 

8 Green Tips for 8 Days of Hanukkah 8 Green Tips for 8 Days of Hanukkah

Happy Hanukkah! Running from today, Dec. 12, to Dec. 20 … The post 8 Green... 

13 Green Tips That Can Save You Over $5,000 A Year 13 Green Tips That Can Save You Over $5,000 A Year

Simple shifts to greener versions of the products you already buy can save you... 

Spring Cleaning: 6 Green Tips to Organize and Simplify Your Home Spring Cleaning: 6 Green Tips to Organize and Simplify Your Home

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Green Tech

5 Essential Eco-Tech Ideas To Consider 5 Essential Eco-Tech Ideas To Consider

For many, technology represents our best hope for radically redesigning … The... 

Belkin Cuts Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Electricity Use Ahead of Schedule Belkin Cuts Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Electricity Use Ahead of Schedule

Ernie Roberts, sustainability manager for computer accessories maker Belkin, spoke... 

Now Available: 6-Pack Rings Touted as Eco-Friendly & Safer for Wildlife Now Available: 6-Pack Rings Touted as Eco-Friendly & Safer for Wildlife

The folks who’ve been working to design an eco-friendly alternative …... 

Solar Water Heats Up Solar Water Heats Up

Solar water was hot in the 1980s, but due to … The post Solar Water Heats Up... 

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Recycle

Cities around the world lay the groundwork for a zero-waste future Cities around the world lay the groundwork for a zero-waste future

Cities around the world are pledging to reduce waste over the next 12 years in an effort to curb global warming and eventually become zero-waste cities. During the Global Climate Action Summit, the C40 announced a new initiative that encourages cities to eliminate waste production and end the practice of waste burning. So far, 23 cities have agreed... [Read more from this category]

DIY fall decor using upcycled items from thrift stores DIY fall decor using upcycled items from thrift stores

Fall is a great time to bust out new decorations, but you don’t have to break the bank to make your house stand out. Making DIY fall decor is a great way to save money and help the environment at the same time. From floating shelves to fall clothing accessories, here are eight autumn decorations you can make from common thrift store items or materials... [Read more from this category]

Natural Habitat Adventures launches world’s first zero-waste vacations Natural Habitat Adventures launches world’s first zero-waste vacations

In a travel-industry first, Natural Habitat Adventures is spearheading a zero-waste vacation package. The groundbreaking trip will take place in summer 2019, when 14 travelers will visit Yellowstone National Park from July 6-12. The Safari America: Yellowstone Country adventurers will explore the sustainable travel industry as well as refusing, recycling,... [Read more from this category]

A historic farmhouse is transformed into a modern home with a green roof A historic farmhouse is transformed into a modern home with a green roof

The building elements of a century-old farmhouse in Park City, Utah have been salvaged and transformed into a beautiful and contemporary new residence that pays homage to its historic rural past. Located on a nearly 80-year-old forested plot of spruce and cottonwood trees, the former farmhouse was beyond repair and needed to be demolished. Wanting... [Read more from this category]

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Green Living

The bio-based material that’s stronger than spider silk The bio-based material that’s stronger than spider silk

Its secret ingredient: cellulose nanofibers commonly found in trees and plants. More here: The bio-based material that’s stronger than spider silk  Read More →

What role do incubators play in the clean economy? What role do incubators play in the clean economy?

“Humanizing the startup process” can be one step toward a circular economy. View post: What role do incubators play in the clean economy?  Read More →

What sub-Saharan Africa shows us about serving communities that are ‘under the grid’ What sub-Saharan Africa shows us about serving communities that are ‘under the grid’

Entrepreneurs are increasingly investing in clean minigrids to cover unreliable utility services. See the original post: What sub-Saharan Africa shows us about serving communities that are ‘under the grid’  Read More →

Measuring progress to SDGs with a chemicals management survey Measuring progress to SDGs with a chemicals management survey

We worry about our carbon footprints. What about our chemical footprints? More here: Measuring progress to SDGs with a chemicals management survey  Read More →

Stefano Boeri Architettis iridescent tower breaks ground in Tirana Stefano Boeri Architettis iridescent tower breaks ground in Tirana

Stefano Boeri Architetti , the Italian architecture firm behind the vertical forest towers , has unveiled designs for the Blloku Cube, a mixed-use high-rise marked by its distinctive energy-efficient cladding. Located in the heart of Albania’s capital of Tirana, the Blloku Cube is a multifunctional center instrumental in the Tirana 2030 master plan... [Read more from this category]

Germany premieres the first hydrogen-powered train in the world Germany premieres the first hydrogen-powered train in the world

At last, the world’s first hydrogen-powered trains have made their global debut in the northern countryside of Germany . As of Monday, two Coradia iLint locomotives have been transporting passengers back and forth to the towns of Cuxhaven, Bremerhaven, Bremervoerde and Buxtehude, just west of Hamburg. The efficient trains were produced by French... [Read more from this category]

This 1970s Airstream is an off-grid oasis for a family of six This 1970s Airstream is an off-grid oasis for a family of six

Moving from a spacious contemporary home into a tiny home would be daunting for anyone, but Jonathan and Ashley Longnecker made the huge life change for themselves and their four children. In just a few months, the ambitious couple renovated an old 1970s Airstream Sovereign into their dream off-grid home on wheels , or what they call their Tiny Shiny... [Read more from this category]

Cities around the world lay the groundwork for a zero-waste future Cities around the world lay the groundwork for a zero-waste future

Cities around the world are pledging to reduce waste over the next 12 years in an effort to curb global warming and eventually become zero-waste cities. During the Global Climate Action Summit, the C40 announced a new initiative that encourages cities to eliminate waste production and end the practice of waste burning. So far, 23 cities have agreed... [Read more from this category]

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