World Toilet Day – Really? Yes…Really.

November 19, 2009 by  
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“Are you thinking what I’m thinking?” Image credit: flickr, recubejim’s photostream World Toilet Day , which happens to be right now, is needed for good reason. Per the WTD website: ” 2.5 billion people worldwide are without access to proper sanitation, which risks their health, strips their dignity, and kills 1.8 million people, mostly children, a year ;” and, ” Because even the world’s wealthiest people still have toilet problems – from unhygienic public toilets to sewage disposal that destroys our waterways .” They ar… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Inhofe: "I proudly declare 2009 as the ‘Year of the Skeptic’"

November 19, 2009 by  
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Photo via Green Inc. Senator James Inhofe of Oklahoma has always been a thorn in the side of environmentalists, especially when it comes to climate change. He doesn’t believe in the science and has pledged to go to the international climate negotiations in Copenhagen in December to bare witness to the “fraud.” Inhofe believes that 2009 was a good year for climate change deniers and he believes they are winning the fight for the public’s hearts and minds

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Why New Renewable Energy Records Don’t Mean a Thing, Unless We Also Reduce Overall Demand

November 19, 2009 by  
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photo: Chauncey Davis via flickr. Remember how last week Spain was touting a new wind power record , more than 50% of demand for part of the day on a Sunday morning? A pretty great thing, right?

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