China’s Carbon Emissions Need to Peak by 2020 for World to Meet Global Reduction Goals: IEA

July 16, 2010 by  
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photo: Scott Chang With China’s leading the globe in national carbon emissions, and per capita emissions now being higher than those in France, this is all the more poignant: Reuters reports that the head of the

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Best of Inhabitat: Inhabitat’s Spring Greening Contest Winners on Sale!

July 16, 2010 by  
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If you’re a green design aficionado, you’ve probably seen lots of competitions showcasing cool eco-products, and you may have even thought to yourself “Aww man, I wish I could buy that.” Well here’s your chance! Inhabitat is auctioning off the winning products from their Spring Greening design competition that challenged people to turn ordinary household junk into useful and beautiful products, which means that you could actually own one of these one-of-a-kind, functional art pieces. Don’t miss your opportunity to bid on these..

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US to Announce National Carbon Emissions Reduction Target

November 23, 2009 by  
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Photo via ABC It’s about time. Just about every other developed nation has already set at least tentative, nonbinding carbon emission reduction goals

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Sandor Katz: The Self-Taught Wild Fermentation Experimentalist (Interview)

November 23, 2009 by  
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Author and fermentation wiz Sandor Katz. Image courtesy of Chelsea Green Publishing

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37% of All US Sewers Are Polluting Rivers and Lakes (Video)

November 23, 2009 by  
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An overflowing sewer in Georgia. Photo via USGS Troubling news has surfaced about sewage systems in the US: over the last three years, 9,400 sewers–more than 37% of the all sewers across the nation–have..

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Getting All Shook Up to Produce Electricity

November 23, 2009 by  
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A piezoelectric device.

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