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7 Proven Ways Going Green Can Help You to Save Money

Posted by on November 14, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Economy, Environment with 0 Comments
7 Proven Ways Going Green Can Help You to Save Money

What can you do today to go green while saving you money? Here are 7 proven ways going green can help you save money both in the short and long term.

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Saying Approval by Trump Ignored Obvious Facts and Threats, Federal Judge Halts Construction of Keystone XL Pipeline

Posted by on November 9, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Saying Approval by Trump Ignored Obvious Facts and Threats, Federal Judge Halts Construction of Keystone XL Pipeline

In a major victory for the planet, a federal judge on Thursday halted all construction of TransCanada’s 1,200-mile long Keystone XL pipeline and tossed out the White House’s fact-free approval of the project.

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Why I Have Hope in the Face of Human Extinction

Posted by on November 4, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Why I Have Hope in the Face of Human Extinction

Humans are facing “a steep but imperative challenge.” Around the world, people are realizing the current path will lead only to disaster, and they’re beginning to ask the hard questions about what to do next to avert extinction.

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Single-use Plastics Ban Approved by European Parliament

Posted by on October 24, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Environmental Hazards, Wildlife with 0 Comments
Single-use Plastics Ban Approved by European Parliament

The European Parliament has voted for a complete ban on a range of single-use plastics across the union in a bid to stop pollution of the oceans.

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In ‘Historic Moment’ for Climate Action, Wales Pledges to Leave Its Remaining Coal in the Ground

Posted by on October 23, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
In ‘Historic Moment’ for Climate Action, Wales Pledges to Leave Its Remaining Coal in the Ground

Breaking with its past as one of the world’s top coal users, Wales announced it would end its use of coal following the IPCC’s report on the climate crisis.

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Women Land Defenders in Central America Are Fighting Extractive Industries on their Land—and Winning

Posted by on September 25, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Women Land Defenders in Central America Are Fighting Extractive Industries on their Land—and Winning

The battle to stop the spread of extractive industries pits indigenous and peasant communities against powerful business interests, backed up by politicians who encourage the foreign investments. Despite the odds, a Guatemalan group “La Puya Peaceful Resistance” shines as an example of how women can halt the spread of these projects.

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Bike-Path Made From Recycled Plastic Waste Opens In The Netherlands

Posted by on September 17, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Bike-Path Made From Recycled Plastic Waste Opens In The Netherlands

The world’s first plastic bicycle path made of recycled bottles, cups and packaging has opened in the Netherlands, as part of a pilot that could see similar roads open up across the country.

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To Prevent ‘Major Extinction Crisis,’ Scientist Call for Designating Half of Planet as Protected Areas by 2050

Posted by on September 17, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Environmental Hazards, Wildlife with 0 Comments
To Prevent ‘Major Extinction Crisis,’ Scientist Call for Designating Half of Planet as Protected Areas by 2050

A pair of leading scientists is calling on the global community to spend the next few decades working toward formal protections for at least half of the world’s oceans and lands, warning that as the human population nears its projected 10 billion by mid-century, several species will face a heightened threat of extinction.

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A Call To Protect Much More Land and Sea From Human Encroachment

Posted by on September 16, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Wildlife with 0 Comments
A Call To Protect Much More Land and Sea From Human Encroachment

A noted figure in the science world has paired with a colleague to pen an editorial for the journal Science. Jonathan Baillie, executive VP and chief scientist at the National Geographic Society and Ya-Ping Zhang with the Chinese Academy of Sciences have published a paper strongly supporting the idea of establishing many more land and sea areas as protected sites. Failure to do so, they warn, could spell doom for many species, perhaps including our own.

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Across All Seven Continents, #RiseForClimate Actions Demand Elected Leaders Commit to Fossil-Free Future

Posted by on September 9, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Across All Seven Continents, #RiseForClimate Actions Demand Elected Leaders Commit to Fossil-Free Future

Activists on Saturday hosted hundreds of #RiseForClimate demonstrations across all seven continents, drawing massive crowds “to demand our local leaders commit to building a fossil-free world that puts people and justice before profits.”

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Influence of Vedic Philosophy on Nikola Tesla’s Idea of Free Energy

Influence of Vedic Philosophy on Nikola Tesla’s Idea of Free Energy

Science works best when in harmony with nature. If we put these two together, we can discover great technologies that can only come about when the consciousness of the planet is ready to embrace them.

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Court Rebukes EPA, Orders Ban on Pesticide That Harms Kids’ Brains

Posted by on August 11, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Court Rebukes EPA, Orders Ban on Pesticide That Harms Kids’ Brains

In a scathing opinion, a federal court on Thursday ordered the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to ban chlorpyrifos, a toxic pesticide linked to brain damage in children.

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Newly Elected President of Mexico to Ban Fracking

Posted by on August 4, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Newly Elected President of Mexico to Ban Fracking

Mexico’s president-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador said he will end the use of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, once he enters office on Dec. 1.

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California City Lays Down The Straw, Banning Use With Jail Time

Posted by on July 28, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
California City Lays Down The Straw, Banning Use With Jail Time

A city in California has bizarrely passed a law that bans the distribution of or sale of plastic straws

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Most Popular Energy Source? Everyone Loves Solar

Posted by on July 21, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Most Popular Energy Source? Everyone Loves Solar

A recent survey shows yet again that solar panels (and wind turbines) have a level of bipartisan popularity that would be the envy of any politician.

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