A lone polar bear stands stranded on a shrinking island of ice. A family struggles to put their lives back together after the devastation of Hurricane Sandy. A farmer halfway around the world prays for his crops to grow in a drought-afflicted region.
Camping can be one of the most eco-friendly hobbies or vacation activities, bringing man and wilderness together and exposing campers to the sheer beauty and power of nature.
Camping is also a great way to teach your children about the environment, the significance of carbon neutrality, and the importance of protecting our planet from carbon emissions, pollution and global warming.
The EASF Annual meeting took place at Florida International University in Miami, Florida. Over fifteen Sustainability Directors from Florida Colleges and Universities attended a one-day “best practices” meeting which included presentations on climate change, campus recycling, roundtable discussions and a vendor’s showcase.
Last week, we went over a few of our top tips for green living in small spaces (condos, apartments, lofts). Below, find a few more ideas for making your humble abode as eco-friendly as possible!
Décor: Now that you’ve moved in and are getting settled, it’s time for the fun part: decorating, of course! Do your part to reduce carbon emissions and the effects of global warming/climate change and jazz up your space the carbon neutral way!
Core Values Key as the Impact Marketplace Gains Momentum
March 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Think investments should make money and make the world a better place? Members of Investors' Circle do more than ever. "Smart with Heart" is how Bonny Moellenbrock, IC's Executive Director, describes their active network. "It's not just about the dollars. It's about the sense of meaning you share with the entrepreneurs and fellow investors," says Tom Balderston, Managing Director, Sustain VC and IC Member.
The world’s largest shipping and logistics company has decided to invest in the environment.
Each year, more than 32 million acres of tropical forest — an area about the size of New York state — are cut down, releasing millions of tons of carbon emissions into the atmosphere.
Without action now, many of the world’s tropical forests will be lost by this century’s end. With these forests we will lose important species, natural resources and local livelihoods, as well as the opportunity to slow climate change.
Leading a greener, carbon-free lifestyle has never been so easy
TORONTO, Ontario, February 12, 2013 /3BL Media/ - JustGreen is excited to announce the launch of their new website justgreencommunity.com dedicated to helping consumers reduce their energy-related environmental footprint through the purchase of carbon offsets across North America.
June 26, 2012 /3BL Media/ - For the first time in its thirty year history, Leadership Florida® is pleased to announce that its 2012 Annual Meeting has gone 100% carbon neutral. Taking place at The Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach, Florida from June 28th to July 1st, the carbon emissions associated with the four day event will be offset through JustGreen™, a Just Energy program.