Floating Seawer Skyscraper Rids the World’s Oceans of Plastic While Generating Clean Energy

March 24, 2014 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on Floating Seawer Skyscraper Rids the World’s Oceans of Plastic While Generating Clean Energy

Read the rest of Floating Seawer Skyscraper Rids the World’s Oceans of Plastic While Generating Clean Energy Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: evolo 2014 , eVolo 2014 Skyscraper Competition , Garbage Seascraper , Garbage-collecting Seascraper , great pacific garbage patch , ocean garbage , ocean waste , Seawer skyscraper , skyscraper evolo 2014 , waste collection        

See the original post here:
Floating Seawer Skyscraper Rids the World’s Oceans of Plastic While Generating Clean Energy

Over 168,000 Gallons of Oil Spills into Ecologically Sensitive Galveston Bay

March 24, 2014 by  
Filed under Eco, Green

Comments Off on Over 168,000 Gallons of Oil Spills into Ecologically Sensitive Galveston Bay

A barge moving through Galveston Bay collided with another ship Saturday afternoon, spilling over 168,000 gallons of marine fuel oil. The spill is particularly devastating, even though it isn’t the largest in recent memory , because Galveston Bay is a migratory bird habitat and shorebird season is fast approaching. On top of that, the type of fuel that spilled is particularly difficult to clean up. The ship was being towed when it collided with the other vessel, though there are no details at this point on how the collision occurred. Read the rest of Over 168,000 Gallons of Oil Spills into Ecologically Sensitive Galveston Bay Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Bolivar Flats Shorebird Sanctuary , environmental destruction , environmental disaster , Galveston Bay bird sanctuary , Galveston Bay disaster , Galveston Bay ecological disaster , Galveston Bay oil disaster , Galveston Bay oil shipping , Galveston Bay oil spill , Galveston Bay shorebirds , Galveston Bay spill , Galveston Oil Spill , Galveston Spill , Galveston Texas Oil Spill , Galveston Texas spill , Migratory Bird oil spill , Migratory Bird Sanctuary , oil spill response , US Coast Guard , USCG , USCG oil spill response        

View post: 
Over 168,000 Gallons of Oil Spills into Ecologically Sensitive Galveston Bay

Wealthy Toyota Prius Owners are Switching to Tesla’s All-Electric Model S

March 24, 2014 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on Wealthy Toyota Prius Owners are Switching to Tesla’s All-Electric Model S

A recent Polk Automotive study reveals that many Model S owners traded in the cheaper Prius for Tesla’s all-electric sedan. At first it may not make sense that Prius owners would switch to a vehicle that costs nearly three times as much, but it isn’t all that surprising given that many Toyota Prius and hybrid owners once traded in their expensive SUVs and other luxury sedans to reduce their carbon footprint. Read the rest of Wealthy Toyota Prius Owners are Switching to Tesla’s All-Electric Model S Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: automotive , electric car , green car , green transportation , hybrid car , Nissan Leaf , polk automotive , tesla , tesla model e , Tesla Model X , tesla model-s , Toyota , toyota hybrid , toyota prius        

Excerpt from: 
Wealthy Toyota Prius Owners are Switching to Tesla’s All-Electric Model S

Bad Behavior has blocked 4099 access attempts in the last 7 days.