Earth911 Quiz #23: Drawdown Your Carbon Footprint

August 9, 2018 by  
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Talking Direct Air Capture of Atmospheric CO2 with Peter Fiekowsky

August 9, 2018 by  
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Peter Fiekowsky joined Earth911’s Sustainability In Your Ear podcast recently … The post Talking Direct Air Capture of Atmospheric CO2 with Peter Fiekowsky appeared first on Earth911.com.

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The Natural Capital Leaders Index: Methodology

October 23, 2013 by  
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In January, Trucost and GreenBiz will unveil the Natural Capital Leaders Index. Here is the proposed methodology. Your feedback is welcome.

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Lessons from Wells Fargo’s green team program

December 7, 2012 by  
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One of the greatest challenges at Wells Fargo has been getting middle manager buy-in and support. To overcome resistance, leaders highlighted three ways employee engagement efforts and green teams contribute to business objectives.

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5 ways the Safe Chemicals Act can benefit business

December 6, 2012 by  
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If approved, the proposed legislation will inspire greater public confidence, reward sustainability innovators and deliver improvements all along the value chain.

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Keystone XL Update: Reid Pens Clinton; Over 200 At NYC Obama for America Office (video)

October 22, 2011 by  
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Opposition to the Keystone XL pipeline received even more support this week when Sen. Harry Reid came out against the tar sands oil pipeline, a 1,700-mile long project from the Canada to the Gulf Coast. Reid penned an Oct. 5 letter to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, first reported by the Washington Post , in which he calls the proposed project “unsustainable” and “dirty.” The first Keystone pipeline spilled 12 times in its first year. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Solar Reflective Paints Can Make Your Car Cooler, Cleaner

October 22, 2011 by  
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Courtesy of the Heat Island Group, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory /via We’ve all heard that wearing white on a hot day will keep you cooler than if you’re wearing black. So it makes sense that the same would hold true for your car. But that doesn’t mean that you have to be stuck with a white vehicle, or something equally light. A new government study finds that even darker colors can be cool, as in reducing air conditioning use and auto-related emissions along the way…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Massive Chinese-Backed Dam on Irrawaddy River Halted by Burma’s Government

September 30, 2011 by  
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The Irrawaddy River just south of the proposed dam site, photo: Wikipedia . One day after Brazil’s hotly protested Belo Monte dam is halted by court order , another massive hydropower project is halted, on the other side of the world and by a government not exactly renowned for conservation. In a letter read out in parliament, Burma’s president announced the the suspending of construction of the Chinese-backed

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Why #OccupyWallStreet May Be Progressive Turning Point

September 30, 2011 by  
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Photo by Jim Kiernan via Flickr – All rights reserved. Used with permission. Are we on the cusp of an American Autumn a la the Arab Spring ? Last night, Van Jones said yes. “I think everybody should hold on to your seats. October is going to be the turning point when it comes to the progressive fight back,” Jones said. From the Keystone XL

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Dalai Lama & Nobel Laureates Oppose Keystone XL Pipeline

September 8, 2011 by  
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Photo: Poster of Dalai Lama & Obama outside of Dharamsala’s main temple (K. Mok) In the wake of the high-profile protests against the proposed Keystone XL pipeline and 1,250 arrests, some of the world’s best-known Nobel Peace Prize winners are lending their voices in opposition to the 1,700 mile project that would bring Canadian tar sands oil down to Texas. In a letter released yesterday, nine Nobel laureat… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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