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ECOAID LEADS IN GREEN EDUCATION  WITH NEW CARBON PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL

ECOAID LEADS IN GREEN EDUCATION WITH NEW CARBON PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL

October 28, 2009 · Leave a Comment 

EcoAid™, the Valley’s leading pioneers in Green business as Arizona’s sole sustainability and carbon offsetting company, is excited to announce the creation of the nation’s first and only Carbon Professional School based right here in Phoenix. Climate change and Green industry practices are becoming critical factors in the US business economy, which requires the learning and understanding of new concepts car accidents attorney.  As Corporate America prepares itself for new, stricter carbon emissions regulations, and the American public begins to actively take a more vested interest in the effects of their lifestyle... [Read the full story]

GreenBusiness

Help for Green-Minded Shoppers

December 23, 2009 · Comments Off 

Read the full post at Green Inc. If you’re the kind of consumer who likes to think about the environment before making a purchasing decision, some advice is at hand, just in time for last-minute Christmas shopping. Climate Counts, an advocacy group, has released its third annual environmental scorecard of consumer companies and wants shoppers to consider the scores as they hit the stores. Tags: carbon footprint, carbon offsets, buy carbon credits, carbon neutral, illinois carbon consultants, Carbon Credits, illinois carbon offsets, illinois carbon credits  Read More →

GreenHomes

Sustainable Home Building – Your Choice For Going Green

Sustainable Home Building – Your Choice For Going Green

December 12, 2009 · Leave a Comment 

By John Rault – Sustainable home building features the conservation of resources to a large degree. In a finite environment using resources efficiently is the hallmark of a new method of building your home. Using recycled products is part of this process. In building a home with a view to conserving energy, your house will be architecturally designed to reflect this. When your home is energy efficient, you’ll use less energy to power your house. Less energy means burning less finite fossil fuel. Therefore, you’ll be responsible for less carbon emissions into the environment.... [Read the full story]

GreenSchools

Start With the Walls to Build a Green School

Start With the Walls to Build a Green School

December 11, 2009 · Leave a Comment 

By Alice Lane Taxpayers want them to save money. Elected officials want them because they make their district, county, or state look good. Students want them because they’re cool and school employees want them because they make budgeting easier. Everyone is looking to make school buildings as green as possible. As you drive by new school buildings being constructed you might see solar panels or windmills, but the external things are not what truly make a school green. A school might have a windmill to help the students better understand the way wind technology can produce electricity, but... [Read the full story]

EcoCars

The New Generation of Green Cars

The New Generation of Green Cars

November 3, 2009 · Leave a Comment 

By Simon Macsis – As we humans make more of an impact on our planet’s well-being car manufacturers are becoming more focused on creating environmentally friendly cars. Now what this means is that they are building cars with less harmful emissions and many motor insurance companies reward drivers of these cars with lower premiums, however, there was a problem. These cars were never good looking or particularly affordable and they performed, well, as if they were running on batteries. The essence of driving was a little lost on them, but no more, here are two brand new “green cars”... [Read the full story]

GreenPower

Green Energy – What If You Want Your Planet to Remain Green, Vibrant, and Healthy?

Green Energy – What If You Want Your Planet to Remain Green, Vibrant, and Healthy?

December 12, 2009 · Leave a Comment 

By Gregg Mena – You have been hearing plenty of the benefits of green energy. You certainly do understand about the immense benefits that it will fetch the planet. But, you wonder what the ways are in which it will benefit you personally? The benefits that you will gain are immense. As a homeowner you will be able to see immediate cutbacks in the amount of decrease of electricity bills that you end up paying. You will not only save a huge sum of money for yourself but you will turn into an environmentally useful citizen too. You will be supporting the concern of getting clean and green energy,... [Read the full story]

GreenBusiness

Help for Green-Minded Shoppers

Read the full post at Green Inc. If you’re the kind of consumer who likes to think about the environment before making a purchasing decision, some advice is at hand, just in time for last-minute Christmas shopping. Climate Counts, an advocacy group, has released its third annual environmental scorecard of consumer...

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Water Prize Finalists Awash with Innovative Ideas

Read the full story at ClimateBiz. In-ground soil moisture sensors, a system to recover clean water from oil and natural gas production, and an online dashboard that analyzes investor risk that from changes in global watersheds were among the finalists named for this year’s Imagine H2O Prize. This year’s prize...

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What’s Your Biggest Green Accomplishment of 2009?

Read the full post at GreenBiz. Everybody’s got one, but some years even our loved ones — not to mention our bosses — fail to ask. But we did: We asked some of GreenBiz.com’s valued readers what they felt proudest of over the past year, professionally speaking. We expected that many would simply answer,...

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What’s Your Biggest Green Accomplishment of 2009?

Read the full post at GreenBiz. Everybody’s got one, but some years even our loved ones — not to mention our bosses — fail to ask. But we did: We asked some of GreenBiz.com’s valued readers what they felt proudest of over the past year, professionally speaking. We expected that many would simply answer,...

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Make This a Green Christmas

Make This a Green Christmas

By Jeffrey Riley - The song says “I’m dreaming of a White Christmas,” but we need to make it a Green Christmas this year. We need to keep in mind the need to have an eco-friendly Christmas to help our planet. This quote appeared in Time magazine, “Don’t blow it – good planets are...

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Clean and Green Christmas Gift Ideas

Clean and Green Christmas Gift Ideas

By Michael J. Parker – The world right now is pre-occupied but with a plethora of global issues such as expanding debts and sad to say, wars and environmental issues. However, there are a lot of things everybody could do to lessen the heartaches that these events do. For instance during Christmas, instead of...

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Green Christmas Gifts

Green Christmas Gifts

By Aziza Usoof Christmas is the time for giving. It is also a time for excesses causing negative environmental impacts. Increased waste and consumption of fossil fuels, result in increasing the volume of landfills and carbon emissions, each Christmas. For example it is estimated that 80 sq Kilometres of gift wrap...

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Green Christmas Decorating

Green Christmas Decorating

By Aziza Usoof  – Christmas festivities leave a heavy carbon footprint each year, which contributes to global warming. Global warming is threatening the world’s poorest nations, who contribute very little to global warming with disasters such as desertification and flooding. Green Christmas decorating...

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Going Green – Developing Eco-Friendly Architecture

Going Green – Developing Eco-Friendly Architecture

By Crystal Ware – One of the biggest buzzwords of 2008 and most likely continuing in 2009 is Sustainability. The Going Green movement is underway and has been branded as a means of protecting the environment and saving households money. From changing your light bulbs and taking your own bags to the supermarket...

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Go Green in Your Small Business – Options For Printer Ink and Toner

Go Green in Your Small Business – Options For Printer Ink and Toner

By Leslie Cardinal – Being green in the way you operate your business is a great goal. Even if you are a solopreneur running your business from a spare bedroom or from a corner of the family room, there are easy ways to be green. Your printer ink or toner is one of the easiest places to be more eco-friendly....

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A Breakthrough in Green Technology

A Breakthrough in Green Technology

By Jane L Simpson - Background In recent years, there has been growing debate about controlling carbon emissions, global warming and greenhouse gasses. While a global consensus will take time and effort, some European countries and U.S. leaders have promised to support new legislation designed to reduce carbon dioxide...

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Green Practices For a Green Business

Green Practices For a Green Business

By Michael Richmond – As the environmental issues evolves, our depth of understanding should grow as well.  It might help to know that there are three distinct areas of Greening today.  Three primary elements are Green products, Green buildings, and green practices.  Each piece of this environmental puzzle...

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