4 Disadvantages of Solar Energy

March 24, 2017 by  
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Many news outlets have extensively covered the advantages of solar energy, and there are plenty. But very few things in life come with zero downside. Although the cost of solar energy has fallen dramatically in recent years and the technology has…

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Top 6 Ecotourism Destinations for 2017

December 28, 2016 by  
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Love our planet and want the chance to see all it has to offer without making a negative impact? There are ways to travel responsibly, and there are some spots that are changing so quickly that going now is imperative. For a little travel…

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What’s Blocking CRT Recycling?

October 27, 2016 by  
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Cathode-ray tubes, found primarily in old televisions and computer monitors stashed in people’s homes, are complicated to recycle — and there are fewer and fewer places doing it. Why? Each CRT contains several pounds of leaded glass, which requires…

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The TreeHugger Recap: Monday, August 1, 2011

August 2, 2011 by  
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Photo by Joi via Flickr CC With ~30+ new posts on TreeHugger.com each weekday, we understand if you miss a post here and there. To keep you up-to-date, here’s what we covered on Monday, August 1, 2011…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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The TreeHugger Recap: Thursday, July 28, 2011

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Photo by Paul K. Anderson. With ~30+ new posts on TreeHugger.com each weekday, we understand if you miss a post here and there. To keep you up-to-date, here’s what we covered on Thursday, July 28, 2011…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Taking the Road Less Traveled to Reach Lofty Shipping Goals

July 29, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: Walmart Stores / Creative Commons This guest post was written by Elizabeth Fretheim, Walmart Logistics Director of Business Strategy & Sustainability. High gas prices impact everyone , especially during high-travel summer months as families venture out on vacation. Americans across the country are feeling the pressure every time they visit the pump. Walmart is n… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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The Weekend Recap: Friday, July 15 through Sunday, July 17 2011

July 18, 2011 by  
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Photo: Flickr , CC With ~30+ new posts on TreeHugger.com each weekday, we understand if you miss a post here and there. To keep you up-to-date, here’s what we covered over the weekend, July 15, 16, and 17…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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The TreeHugger Recap: Tuesday, July 12, 2011

July 13, 2011 by  
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Photo by Patrick Gillooly via MIT News With ~30+ new posts on TreeHugger.com each weekday, we understand if you miss a post here and there. To keep you up-to-date, here’s what we covered Tuesday, July 12…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Winter Warming More Than Summer Across Much Of United States

July 13, 2011 by  
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images: NOAA NOAA has some new maps (h/t Mongabay ) showing how temperatures in the US are changing, and have been changing for the past few decades. The image above shows how much January minimum temperatures are changing (based on data from 1971-2000 and 1981-2010), while the one below shows how much July maximums are changing. The dark orange is temperature increase; the light blue is temperature decrease…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Where Will Guests Sleep At The Tiny Summer Cottage?

July 13, 2011 by  
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Cabela’s Blend Wall Tent Image credit: Cabellas. Over the years, Lloyd especially but also Roberta and others have posted stories about lovely summer cottages: typically shown nestled in the woods or by a lake. Although enticing, some are so small they remind me of the Amish-made lawn tractor sheds common among suburban homeowners of Eastern Pennsylvania. (I have such a shed with unfinished interior and three windows: 12’… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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