The versatile spirit of the Hawaiian ukelele

July 14, 2017 by  
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Taimane Gardner’s name means “diamond” in Samoan. Gracing the stage with her virtuoso ukelele skills and powerful attitude at VERGE Hawaii ’17, it’s clear that she has polished her talents to a brilliant shine. Here, she segues from flamenco to Stairway to Heaven to Für Elise, breaking stereotypes about the ukulele’s versatility. The music speaks for itself. 

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Moapa Paiutes to Install 250 MW Solar Power Plant to Transition Away from Dirty Coal

November 28, 2012 by  
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Solar energy seems like a logical solution to answer the power needs of the western United States, which can receive over 300 sunny days a year. The people of the Moapa River Indian Reservation recognize this and are set to begin construction on a 910,000 panel solar plant capable of generating 250 MW of solar power, which will help to ease some of the impact that coal energy has on their lands. Read the rest of Moapa Paiutes to Install 250 MW Solar Power Plant to Transition Away from Dirty Coal Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: california renewable energy , Moapa Paiutes Coal Ash , Moapa Paiutes Solar Plant , Moapa Reservation , Nevada Solar Power Plant , Reid Gardner Coal Plant , Reservation Clean Energy

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16 Inspiring Green Gifts for Girls

November 28, 2012 by  
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Dolls, ribbons and ponies may seem like the traditional presents to give to little ladies, but today’s modern girl is interested in much more than that. Instead of opting for some of the more staid choices, why not give her a green gift that will cultivate her creativity and perhaps even inspire a future career or passion? If you’re looking for ideas, check out our green gift guide for girls filled with unique and eco-conscious bits and baubles – from a mini farm with visible roots to a dollhouse that teaches all about renewable energy to art supplies made of veggies – that she’ll love. GIFTS FOR GIRLS > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco christmas , eco friendly presents , eco friendly presents for girls , eco girl gifts , eco holiday , eco xmas , eco-friendly gifts , environmentally friendly gifts , environmentally friendly presents , gifts for girls , gifts for little girls , green christmas , green gift guide , green girl gifts , green holiday , green holiday gift guide , green presents , green xmas , plan toys eco chalet dollhouse , presents for girls , toys for girls

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