Sustainable Development Goal 13: Urgency to combat climate change

October 2, 2015 by  
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HSBC, Citi, Dell — who will be next to join the vanguard in the fight against the changing climate and its impacts?

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Why renewable energy offers long-term stability

September 29, 2015 by  
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General Motors and energy experts explored how Power Purchasing Agreements can protect your company against the peaks and valleys of fossil fuel prices.

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The Closed Loop Fund’s first year: From aspiration to impact

September 29, 2015 by  
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The world’s biggest companies formed an effort last year to invest in recycling. The co-founders reveal progress in creating markets for tricky plastic waste.

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Giant Melting Crayon Sculptures Highlight Raging Wildfires, Record Heat in Texas

October 26, 2011 by  
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Ashton Thornhill/National Ranching Heritage Center /Promo image The massive flames licking the ground around the National Ranching Heritage Center in Lubbock, Texas, reach up to eight feet high, glowing bright red, orange, and yellow against the dusty backdrop. Fortunately, these “flames” pose no threat to the array of nearby trees, grasses, and buildings — and if the record-breaking heat keeps up, they may just melt away altogether…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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"Oil Orgy" Shocks Energy Summit (video)

October 11, 2011 by  
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“Oil Orgy” invades Energy Summit from You and I Films on Vimeo . Blush easy? Judging by the looks on some of the faces in this video, you’re not alone. Clearly, members of the Canada-Europe Energy Roundtable are a prudish bunch, too. You can tell when protesters today interrupted their meeting today in London to push back against the UK government’s opposition to European legislation that would classify tar sands oil as highly polluting. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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ChicoBags David & Golliath Lesson

September 27, 2011 by  
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Congratulations to ChicoBag . Kinda. A lawsuit filed against the reusable bag company by three of the largest manufacturers of disposable single-use plastic bags has ended. Hilex Poly, who stood alone after Superbag and Advance Poly dropped out of the suit, settled the case with ChicoBag, agreeing to change its position on windblown litter and recycling rates. Yet, ChicoBag had to pay an “undisclosed sum” to Hilex Poly. According to the plaintiffs, ChicoBag created an imitation EPA website to share statistics on plastic bag pollution. The lesson: Large manufacturers will continue to drag ecopreneuers to court, so be 100% honest and transparent in your marketing claims. The truth is on your side after all.

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Dalai Lama & Nobel Laureates Oppose Keystone XL Pipeline

September 8, 2011 by  
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Photo: Poster of Dalai Lama & Obama outside of Dharamsala’s main temple (K. Mok) In the wake of the high-profile protests against the proposed Keystone XL pipeline and 1,250 arrests, some of the world’s best-known Nobel Peace Prize winners are lending their voices in opposition to the 1,700 mile project that would bring Canadian tar sands oil down to Texas. In a letter released yesterday, nine Nobel laureat… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Why Won’t Clean Tech Community Stand Up Against Keystone Pipeline?

August 31, 2011 by  
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Image credit: Tar Sands Action , used under Creative Commons license. Leading environmental leaders have called for civil disobedience against the Keystone Pipeline , and James Hansen has argued that if Obama approves Keystone, i… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Greenpeace Unveils Gulf Spill-Themed Board Game

December 22, 2010 by  
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Just in time for Christmas, everyone’s favorite radical environmental activist group has whipped up a Gulf spill -themed board game that pits Greenpeace against the “evil” oil companies.

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Green Gift Guide: The Pop Culture Fan (Slideshow)

December 22, 2010 by  
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Image: TreeHugger Our 10 holiday gift guides are packed with green gifts, and this one is for the giftees who know exactly what’s on TV, in the theaters, or hot on the streets: Pop culture may seem flightly, but few things are more luxurious than losing yourself in a good book, taking the time to appreciate great art, or spending your afternoon lounging in front of an engrossing movie . You also can’t deny the influence that

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