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Map Your Market For The Week Of Eating In

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Proud of your local market? Show it off! as part of our our Week of Eating In, where we are encouraging people to get busy cooking rather than relying...

Green News Report -- February 16, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport IN TODAY'S AUDIO REPORT: Buh-bye, Evan Bayh; Supertrains for China, not so much for the U.S.; Freeways cause heart attacks...

Empowering a Climate Change Movement, Part Four: The Global Warming Cafe

David Gershon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Gershon

Cool Community campaigns focus on helping Americans take direct responsibility to reduce our carbon footprints while at the same time substantially reducing our energy expenses.

Helping Others Go Green

Sue Cischke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Sue Cischke

We don't claim to be the only company with a program to improve energy-efficiency. But, we have a rich and deep corporate history of contributing to a better world through responsible environmental practices.

The Week of Eating In Challenge: SPREADSHEET

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Making your own food is a great way to save money. There are so many examples of how making your own food is way less expensive (and less wasteful in ...

PolluterHarmony.com - Let Us Do The Dirty Work

Kert Davies | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kert Davies

With the Federal government shut down by back to back record breaking blizzards, members of Congress are huddled at home, wandering the internet, perh...

Eco Etiquette: How Can I Fight Prescription Pill Pollution?

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Send all your eco-inquiries to Jennifer Grayson at eco.etiquette@gmail.com. Questions may be edited for length and clarity. Is there a proper way to ...

Green News Report -- February 9, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport IN TODAY'S AUDIO REPORT: 'Snowpocalypse' in Washington, D.C., but snow-less in Vancouver for the Winter Olympics; Toyota...

Empowering a Climate Change Movement, Part 3: Instead of Cursing the Dark, Light a Candle

David Gershon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Gershon

The purpose of a Cool Community campaign is to empower residents through local organizations across all sectors to reduce their carbon footprint by 25 percent through participation in the Low Carbon Diet program.

Green News Report -- February 4, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport IN TODAY'S AUDIO REPORT: "ClimateGate" climate scientist cleared of wrongdoing; Hope for Bluefin Tuna; Big Oil and Coal...

Ethiopia's Hydro Plans Get Stuck in the Mud

Peter Bosshard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Peter Bosshard

On Jan. 13, Ethiopia's Prime Minister Meles Zenawi inaugurated the Gilgel Gibe 2 scheme, the country's biggest hydropower project. "It is possible to ...

Eco Etiquette: How Do I Avoid The Sneakiest Sources Of BPA? (Part 2)

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Send all your eco-inquiries to Jennifer Grayson at eco.etiquette@gmail.com. Questions may be edited for length and clarity. I received an outpouring ...

Green News Report -- February 2, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport IN TODAY'S AUDIO REPORT: China takes the lead on clean energy, while the U.S. dithers; Obama gives out goodies for nucl...

Living Green in a Treehouse Dream

Sam Isaac Edwards | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Sam Isaac Edwards

When I nailed the last nail into the Treehouse that would become my home, I suddenly realized what Thoreau must have felt like upon completion of his cabin at Walden Pond.

Empowering a Climate Change Movement -- Part 2: An Inconvenient Truth Finds a Convenient Solution

David Gershon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Gershon

This is the second of a six-part weekly series excerpted from chapter 11 of my book Social Change 2.0: A Blueprint for Reinventing Our World. This ser...

A Solution-Based SOTU Reaction

Kristen Psaki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kristen Psaki

While inefficient homes contribute over 20 percent of the nation's carbon pollution, less than 5 percent of these 130 million homes have undergone an energy efficient retrofit, or weatherization.

Green News Report -- January 28, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

IN TODAY'S AUDIO REPORT: The State of the Union: Obama does not back off the push for clean energy -- but will the Senate listen?; Big new funding f...

New Poll Results Reveal the Impact of Decades-Long Climate Confusion Campaign

James Hoggan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James Hoggan

Fifty-seven percent of Americans polled believe climate change is happening, compared with a figure of 71 percent in October 2008, a 14 point drop.

Green News Report -- January 26, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

IN TODAY'S AUDIO REPORT: Your weather says cold, but your climate (and NASA) says HOT; Oil, oil, toil and more trouble; Plastic bag taxes -- do the...

A Look at LA's Go Green Expo

Tara Settembre | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Tara Settembre

From solar powered backpacks to electric bicycles, organic beauty products, clothing and green pet care, if it was green, it was at the second annual Go Green Expo.

Green News Report -- January 21, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

IN TODAY'S AUDIO REPORT: Scientists' Himalayan glaciers mistake is more fodder for climate change deniers; FDA aims at BPA -- but powerless to do an...

New study shoots down another climate denier myth

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kevin Grandia

This article was written by my colleague and top science writer, Mitchell Anderson, who gave me permission to reprint it here. Another climate chan...

Don't worry everyone the glaciers are still melting!

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kevin Grandia

Perception is reality some say, and nobody seems to understand this better than the vested interest groups leading the battle to discredit the scienti...

Green News Report -- January 19, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

IN TODAY'S AUDIO REPORT: Political earthquake in Massachusetts? Climate & clean energy legislation also hangs in the balance; James Inhofe is #1! ...

Can DIY Become Tradition or is Canning Just the New Sewing?

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

Maybe re-learning to make things and grow things needs to be done for the acts themselves. Maybe we'd actually be happier being a bit more connected, even at the price of convenience.