Environment

Breakthrough: Alaska Airlines Makes First Commercial Flight with Renewable Energy

Posted by on February 24, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Breakthrough: Alaska Airlines Makes First Commercial Flight with Renewable Energy

The plane reportedly made the journey using a partial alternative fuel made from the bark of trees recycled from the harvesting of managed forests.

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Solar Powered Water Wheels Stopped One Million Pounds of Trash from Entering Baltimore Harbor

Posted by on February 23, 2017 in Environment with 0 Comments
Solar Powered Water Wheels Stopped One Million Pounds of Trash from Entering Baltimore Harbor

Want to see one cool solution to pollution in our bays? Read this!

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It’s Fracked Up – Duke Study Finds that Fracking Has Caused 6648 Spills in Just Four States

Posted by on February 22, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
It’s Fracked Up – Duke Study Finds that Fracking Has Caused 6648 Spills in Just Four States

How is it possible that companies are still fracking despite the obvious – that it’s quickly destroying our environment? Read this and be informed!

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Leading Anti-EPA Activist Scott Priutt Now Heads the Agency (Expect THIS)

Posted by on February 19, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Leading Anti-EPA Activist Scott Priutt Now Heads the Agency (Expect THIS)

Many call Scott Priutt an ‘EPA Hater’ because of his history for fighting against the EPA (in lawsuits and public battles). Now, he has been nominated as the HEAD of the EPA – Read this!!

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Smart Utility Meter Opt Out Bills Opt To Protect Consumer Rights

Posted by on February 14, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Smart Utility Meter Opt Out Bills Opt To Protect Consumer Rights

States rolling out new wireless smart meters are claiming that the meters are not smart, misleading citizens. Here is a compilation of state smart meter opt out bills…

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Top 10 Eco-Friendly Ways to Renovate Your Home

Posted by on February 13, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Top 10 Eco-Friendly Ways to Renovate Your Home

Thinking of renovating? Here are some tips to do it green.

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6 Ways Trump Has Assaulted Our Planet and Proven He’s the ‘Polluters’ President’

Posted by on February 12, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
6 Ways Trump Has Assaulted Our Planet and Proven He’s the ‘Polluters’ President’

If you thought Donald Trump was going to be hard on our environment — you were right. In fact, his destruction is happening quicker than many even anticipated. Read this…

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The Late John Trudell Explains Why We Need Hemp Now (and Why The World Simply Cannot Survive Without It)

Posted by on February 9, 2017 in Environment, Farming with 0 Comments
The Late John Trudell Explains Why We Need Hemp Now (and Why The World Simply Cannot Survive Without It)

In simple, direct language, John Trudell explains why a hemp-based economy would be much more advantageous for our world than a fossil-fuels-based economy. The message is especially prescient at a time when Native Americans are engaged in a struggle to prevent oil pipeline progress in America’s wild lands, as hemp offers an incredibly salient alternative to oil.

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Sharks Have Been Discovered Living Inside An Active Volcano [Watch]

Posted by on February 8, 2017 in Environment, Wildlife with 0 Comments
Sharks Have Been Discovered Living Inside An Active Volcano [Watch]

National Geographic reported that an underwater camera was able to explore the inside the Kavachi volcano, located in the Solomon Islands, and consequentially provided footage that confirms that Kavachi acts as a home for sea creatures, including sharks and stingrays.

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Ecuador Fights To Hold Oil Giant Chevron Accountable For Mass Contamination Of The Amazon

Posted by on February 7, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Ecuador Fights To Hold Oil Giant Chevron Accountable For Mass Contamination Of The Amazon

Regardless of the mountain of evidence connecting them to the pollution and its effects, Chevron refuses to pay the US $9.5 billion ordered by Ecuador’s supreme court. Since, Texaco (which has since been acquired by Chevron) no longer holds assets in Ecuador, plaintiffs have been forced to petition the U.S. and Canada to collect damages.

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Solar Possibilities Just Grew Immensely with Tesla’s Innovative, Big Batteries – Here’s How

Posted by on February 6, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Solar Possibilities Just Grew Immensely with Tesla’s Innovative, Big Batteries – Here’s How

Think you may want to go to solar? Read about Tesla’s latest innovation.

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Radiation at Fukushima Spikes to Highest Levels Since 2011

Posted by on February 5, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Radiation at Fukushima Spikes to Highest Levels Since 2011

Radiation inside Fukushima’s reactor has reached 530 sieverts per hour, a drastic increase from the previously recorded 73 sieverts per hour recorded in the aftermath of the meltdown. The level of radiation is so high that an official of the National Institute of Radiological Sciences told the Japan Times that medical professionals have never considered dealing with this level of radiation in their work.

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Iowa Pipeline Bursts Only Days After Trump Approved DAPL Construction

Posted by on February 2, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Iowa Pipeline Bursts Only Days After Trump Approved DAPL Construction

The Magellan Pipeline spill comes only days after President Trump issued executive orders and a presidential memorandum regarding moving forward on the Keystone XL pipeline and the Dakota Access pipeline.

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Trump’s Wall Could Cause Serious Environmental Damage

Posted by on February 1, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 1 Comment
Trump’s Wall Could Cause Serious Environmental Damage

Environmentalists say Trump’s wall will cut off the flow of water and wildlife and is little more than political grandstanding that won’t keep out people.

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Bowl-Shaped Roofs Harvest Rainwater To Naturally Cool Homes In Arid Environments

Posted by on February 1, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 1 Comment
Bowl-Shaped Roofs Harvest Rainwater To Naturally Cool Homes In Arid Environments

The architects explain that the system is designed to “help [make] even the smallest quantities of rain [flow down] the roof and eventually coalesce into bigger drops, just right for harvesting before they evaporate.” Considering hot, dry climates can be almost unbearable for residents during the summer, this intriguing concept has a variety of positive implications.

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