Rolls Royce to use hybrid sailboats to cut shipping costs

July 15, 2013 by  
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Rolls Royce draws inspiration from the past for tomorrow's hybrid ship, which will combine sails and steam for lower emissions and high efficiency.

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Supply chain sustainability: Lessons from the past, ideas for the future

July 16, 2012 by  
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What progress have we made toward improving the lives of workers in supply chains and protecting the ecosystems that support industry and commerce as well as human survival on this planet?

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Vote For Your Favorite Baby & Kids Green Design Products of 2011

December 31, 2011 by  
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2011 will be a year to remember for innovative green design products for babies and kids. Over the past 12 months, we’ve admired Grace Hawthorne’s recyclable paper building blocks ; we’ve marveled at the Miniio modern designer dollhouses ; and we’ve ogled OOO My Design’s Pin Press shelf . Now it’s your turn to decide which of these nifty green design products was tops in 2011. Head over to our sister site Inhabitots to view all of the top green design products for babies and kids from the past year, and vote for your favorite! READ MORE> Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: grace hawthorne , green design , Inhabitots , kids , Miniio , OOO My Design , paper punk , parenting , public workshop , Ubabub

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Agenda 21: The United Nations Threat To Control Our Lightbulbs, Our Lifestyles and Our Lives

August 5, 2011 by  
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I disagreed with TreeHugger Brian the other day , about what is driving the Tea Party madness in Washington. He said money; I said ideology. Here’s why. In my spare time, I am active in the Heritage Preservation movement; I think old buildings and communities are more than relics from the past, they are templates for the future. For the last year I have been trying to determine the cause of a remarkable rise in the belief that property rights are sacrosanct, even in… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Double Impact: Why Should You Make the Effort to Donate Your Clothes?

August 5, 2011 by  
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Earlier in the week, we asked you to help us choose the next Double Impact challenge by voting on your favorite way to green your wardrobe. Clothing is a big consumer item and makes a big environmental footprint. So, it’s important to take measures to keep the environment in mind!. The majority chose that donating old clothing is the best way to keep yourself eco-fashionable. Here’s why:… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Why We Must Learn From The Biosphere To Build Green Economies

April 29, 2011 by  
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photo: Nogwater / Creative Commons Interested in ecological economics?

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Revisited: How can I reuse or recycle old wellington boots?

December 20, 2010 by  
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A bit of a blast from the past – GaryLamontL has asked @recycle_this on Twitter about reuses for wellies: Just wondering if you have any ideas on what to do with 3 old pairs of wellies I have.

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Lighter Footstep Hosts Carnival of the Green

December 23, 2009 by  
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This week marks Carnival of the Green #207 , and it’s being hosted by Chris Baskind at Lighter Footstep , an eco-blog that focuses on living greener without breaking the bank. Chris also belives that big changes happen one step at a time and assists readers along their journey towards living an Earth-friendly lifestyle.

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Conversations in Design: A World Without Oil

December 23, 2009 by  
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What will the world be like when we run out of oil? Some think it will be pretty much the same as it is now, just with different cars.

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Transition Town Gets Huge Government Check: Conservatives Celebrate

December 23, 2009 by  
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Image credit: Transition Culture OK, my headline may be slightly misleading.

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