6 ways Obama can cement a legacy of climate action

January 14, 2016 by  
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Climate change took a starring role in this week’s State of the Union address, but the White House could do more in the coming months.

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Infographic: Futuristic Technologies Coming Soon to a City Near You

October 15, 2013 by  
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What will the smart city of tomorrow look like? Sagentia just launched a new infographic that details some of the cutting-edge technologies that will make cities more efficient, healthy, and enjoyable places to live. From innovative power solutions like photovoltaics and kinetic energy harvesting to smart transportation and agriculture, read on for a glimpse of the future of urban design. Read the rest of Infographic: Futuristic Technologies Coming Soon to a City Near You Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: alternative energy , clean tech , green design , infographic , renewable energy , sagentia , smart city , sustainable design , sustainable living , Urban design , welcome to energy harvesting        

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My Five Favorite Events of 2012

December 31, 2012 by  
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What were the conference highlights of the year just past — and what should you be planning for the coming year?

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12 Data Center Energy Management Trends for 2012 and Beyond

January 25, 2012 by  
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This year will bring about major changes in how organizations of any size analyze and utilize their energy use. Here's what data center owners and operators can expect to see in the coming months.

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The Coming Shift to ‘Climate Preparedness’

January 23, 2012 by  
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Businesses are starting to realize that climate change is inevitable, so they better start preparing for it.

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The Best Features of the New Scope 3 Emissions Standard

October 28, 2011 by  
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The new metric from the Greenhouse Gas Protocol will be one of the most important sustainability standards of the coming decade. Here’s what it gets right.

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What If The World Population Doesn’t Stabilize At 10bn?

September 23, 2011 by  
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When I posted about a study forecasting that electric cars may not be cost competitive until 2030 , fellow TreeHugger Mike reminded me that prediction is always a dangerous game. Yet when experts tell us that the future will look like this, or like that, we tend to listen. Yale360 has a fascinating piece on one of the most commonly touted predictions for the coming century—that the Global population will stabilize around 10bn. But, asks Carl Haub,

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Smartphones As "Digital Keys" Coming To Doors Near You

September 15, 2011 by  
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Photo by Keith Williamson via Flickr CC The dematerialization continues, right down to our keys. The plastic ID badges that people hold up to readers at doorways to get into secure areas could soon be replaced by simply holding up your cell phone. Plastic keys could become so last decade. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Fox’s Hypocrisy: Bash Solar in Primetime, Then Hype it at the Emmys (Video)

September 15, 2011 by  
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Screengrab: YouTube Consider these two anecdotes: a) Fox Broadcasting Company is the host of this year’s Emmys. It’s planning to cover Nokia Hall, where the ceremonies will take place, with solar panels as part of the company’s “Green It! Mean It!” campaign. b) Fox News, the company’s cable news division, has used solar company Solyndra’s bankruptcy as an occasion to criticize Obama for supporting … solar power. The channel’s “news” shows and pundits are going to lengths to make a case that clean energy is a waste of time. (See the video below). So how do these two views, which stem from the same root — Rupert M… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Green Things & Relationships You’ll Want For Coping With The Double-Dip Recession

August 25, 2011 by  
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Dried food. Image credit: Flickr , Caitlin Regan Those survivalist blogs and preserved food distributors, fascinating and useful as they are, cater to a narrow total market: Michigan Militia types, Hyper-Libertarians, ammo hoarders, and so on. The preserved food distributors tend to run out of dried beans every time the price of gold ticks up. But it’s all good stuff to look at and think over as you consider how best to prepare for the coming ‘double dip.’ Getting practical. The dedicated survivalist approach might make sense if you own a home or are helping … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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