Can McDonald’s help solve climate change?

December 4, 2017 by  
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A new project could revolutionize cattle ranching and beef production, and possibly take a big bite out of greenhouse gas emissions.

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Renewable gas: the hot new fuel from animal waste?

December 4, 2017 by  
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Otherwise known as biomethane, UPS and others are switching to save money, while suppliers earn extra money from the sale of credits.

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Zero-Waste Party: Your Guide to Pulling It Off

June 13, 2017 by  
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Parties are one of the biggest culprits when it comes to creating unnecessary waste. It might be easier, and possibly cheaper, to grab disposable everything for your next big bash, but is it really worth it? Why not go all in and pledge to throw an…

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17 Nations Beat or Equal All-Time Heat Records This Summer

August 9, 2010 by  
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photo: Umair Mohsin via flickr If Russia’s current heatwave being the worst in 1000 years and doubling the daily death rate in Moscow wasn’t enough, check out this sweaty stat: According to Wunder Blog (via Mongabay ), already this summer 17 nations have set or matched their all-time heat records. Not to mention an all-time hottest temperature for Pakistan, and possibly all of Asia…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Financier Made $1 Billion Bet on Oil During BP Spill

August 9, 2010 by  
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Image via CNN The billionaire financier Carl Icahn snapped up $929 million worth of shares in oil-related energy companies in the months following the explosion at the Deepwater Horizon site , new reports are revealing.

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Sloppy Reporting as Symbol Of Why Getting Climate Legislation Passed Has Been So Tough

August 9, 2010 by  
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photo: Jason Kuffer via flickr Referring to the newly-formed iceberg four times the size of Manhattan which broke from Greenland over the weekend, John Rudolf over at the New York Times writes, in a piece titled Iceberg as a Metaphor for Inaction , ?”Despite the scientific uncertainty, Mr Markey used the image of the ice island as a logjam of Republican opposition to climate change legislation… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Today on Planet 100: Top 5 Endangered Sharks (Video)

August 9, 2010 by  
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100+ Quick Rebuttals to Common Anti-Climate Change Arguments

August 9, 2010 by  
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Climate change is (obviously) a subject that’s greeted with heaps of controversy just about whenever the topic is broached. Unlike most phenomena that a vast majority of scientists have agreed is occurring after years and years of meticulous study, climate change is apt to cause a ruckus (or at least some grumblings) when brought up in any kind of social forum. You, the informed TreeHugger reader, are most likely aware that global warming is real, caused by man, and will cause a number of serious problems if left unaddressed

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US to Become World Leader in Solar PV Market?

December 12, 2009 by  
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A new comprehensive study of the PV market in each US state and the US as a whole comes to some interesting and hopeful conclusions. One finding is that the US might surpass Germany as the leading PV market in the world within the next few years .

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