Americans Want Clean Energy Reform, Finds Pretty Much Every Poll Ever

April 20, 2010 by  
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Well, there are even more polls coming out showing that Americans are still strongly in favor of jump starting the transition to a clean energy economy–the most recent two focus on African American and Latino voters. And guess what? Both groups, in sizable majorities, said that they think fighting global warming is important, and that they will vote in favor of candidates who support climate action.

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Americans Want Clean Energy Reform, Finds Pretty Much Every Poll Ever

Milan Furniture Fair 2010: Bike-Powered Lamp by Gionata Gatto

April 20, 2010 by  
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Photo copyright Sergio Carratalá One of our favourite places at this year’s Milan furniture fair was definitely the Gallery Rossana Orland i, a truly magical place.

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Holy $h!t: Beautiful (and Useful) Objects Made from Dung (Slideshow)

April 20, 2010 by  
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Photo via BabyCare Daily Dung may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of high concept design, but enterprising designers all over the world see it differently: With a little ingenuity (and some careful construction) waste from horses, cows, elephants, reindeer, and even dinosaurs turns into watches, jewelry, shoes, and more which–if you can look past their origins–might just earn a place in your home.

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From Saving Seeds to Battling Shark Finning, Goldman Environmental Prize Honors 2010’s Top Activists (Video)

April 20, 2010 by  
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The 2010 Goldman Prize recipients / Credit: Goldman Environmental Prize Last night, the Goldman Environmental Prize announced the 2010 winners during an evening celebration. Six activists from across the globe were honored, and each has an incredible story.

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The City of Curitiba Cashes Your Waste For Surplus Food

April 20, 2010 by  
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We’re widely aware of Curitiba’s great public transit system , pedestrian streets , and … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Energy Star Finally Starts Thinking About Health, Durability and House Size

April 20, 2010 by  
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One of the big beefs with Energy Star for housing is that all it cared about was energy; beat the standard code by 15% and you got it.

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Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day in a City Near You

April 20, 2010 by  
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Whether you’re an activist, gardener, music-lover, recycler–or all of those things and more–there are plenty of activities to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Earth Day this week.

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