What’s Happened to the Bottle Bill?

November 20, 2017 by  
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For many Americans, their first memory of recycling involves cashing … The post What’s Happened to the Bottle Bill? appeared first on Earth911.com.

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Dubai firefighters now have jetpacks in their arsenal

November 16, 2015 by  
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If you’re disappointed that it’s almost 2016 and you don’t have your jetpack yet, don’t despair. Firefighters in Dubai will be getting theirs soon and yours might not be too far behind. Calling them a “practical solution” to fighting fire among the city’s massively tall skyscrapers, the city has ordered 20 jetpacks for their first responders to use in emergency situations. Read the rest of Dubai firefighters now have jetpacks in their arsenal

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Caught on Film: High School Turbine Raising

November 10, 2011 by  
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A time-lapse video of a high school raising up their first wind turbine shows a lesson they won’t forget.

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The latest trend among the 1%: Generator Envy

November 10, 2011 by  
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Home theatres and wine grottos are so 2007; the latest trend is the home generator. Next: Gun turrets.

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How Solar Power is Spreading in Africa and Asia (Video)

October 21, 2011 by  
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Voice of America /via While friends of coal and oil continue to try and scupper the renewable energy revolution that’s underway, the fact is that whole communities in poor, rural areas are getting their first taste of electricity—and they are doing so without ever having to use fossil fuels…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Equinox Fitness Club Premiers "Orange" Organic Apparel

December 24, 2009 by  
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Organic Label ‘Orange’ by Equinox Fitness Club. Via WWD Equinox Fitness fanatics now have apparel to suit their workout sessions. The gym officially launched Orange, their first private label apparel collection, on Dec.

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The Credit Card Lightbulb For Tiny, Portable Lighting

December 24, 2009 by  
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Photo via Better Living Through Design Better than a little flashlight on your keychain, this tiny light fits inside a wallet. The same size as a credit card, only thicker, the bulb portion flips up for instant light on its own little stand. ..

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Forgot to Get a Gift? Give a Double E-Card

December 24, 2009 by  
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Credit: Courtesy David Suzuki Foundation . That’s E as in Electronic and Environment.

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China is Tackling Climate Change Better Than the U.S.: Discuss

November 30, 2009 by  
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Flickr/ ktylerconk As the two titans of greenhouse gas emissions announced their first climate pledges last week, the US and China didn’t look like were trying hard to impress anyone or one-up each other. Their modest, if politically pragmatic commitments represented the end of a years-long back-room bilateral game of carbon poker, full of bluffing, posturing, the he..

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Kindle Outsells Everything on Amazon…and Other e-Reader News

November 30, 2009 by  
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Photo via TheCreativePenn On Black Friday and Cyber Monday, we leaned instead towards Buy Nothing Day as a way to get through the mad consumerism of the holiday season. However, there are some relatively greener gadgets out there that, if people were going to rush out and get the latest and greatest devices, we’re glad they were on the list instead of un-green options

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