How to Use Tech to Plan and Green Your Summer Vacation

July 9, 2010 by  
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It’s true that travel is considered pretty ungreen due to the carbon footprint that most forms of transportation generate, but if you’re smart about it, there are many ways to plan your vacations so that they’re greener . Check out our picks for the best online tools, apps, and services that can help you tread more lightly as you travel. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Carbonfund , CheapTickets , ecotourism , Expedia , Facebook , flickr , green iphone apps , green travel , greenmeter app , Kayak , Lonely Planet , Lonely Planet iphone app , Orbitz , Photobucket , Shutterfly , Snapfish , Sustainable Travel International , TerraPass , Travelocity Travel for Good

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IKEA Turns Out the Lights on Incandescent Bulb Sales

July 9, 2010 by  
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Housewares mega-retailer IKEA has announced that it will stop selling traditional incandescent light bulbs in its U.S. stores effective January 1, 2011. This fall, IKEA will introduce a “retro-fit” halogen bulb that fits in a conventional socket and produces warm light with a third less electricity.

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