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Seeing Green Stars: Celebrities Choose Alternative Fuels

Seeing Green Stars: Celebrities Choose Alternative Fuels

Julia Butterfly Hill showed a video recently on greening her vintage tour bus to run on biodiesel. And Julia isnít the only one; green is chic, and many stars are working to reduce their impact on the environment. Check out these stories and get inspired:

  • Join the Hollywood community in taking the pledge of Allegiance to American Energy Independence, here: Global Green Pledge
  • For lots of great Green Celebrity gossip, check out Ecorazzi
  • Willie Nelson has not only converted his vehicles to biodiesel fuel, he even sells the stuff! Check it out at BioWillie
  • Leonardo DiCaprio’s eco-site features two short films (Global Warming and Water Planet). You can also learn more about 11th Hour, his documentary. And of course, Leonardo drives a green car.
  • If you’re a Daryl Hannah fan, you’ll love this info on the eco-minded star.
  • Mandy Moore is eco-aware as well.
  • Jessica Alba glows green.
  • Even the Oscar limo-ride is going green for these eco-minded stars: Greening the Ride to the Oscars

And for real inspiration, check out these pieces on Julia Butterfly Hill, who came to fame by sitting in a giant redwood to prevent its being cut down by loggers.

Photo Credit: Mark J Sebastian (Jessica Alba (#74306)) [CC-BY-SA-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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3:33PM PDT on Aug 16, 2012

Sorry, I'm just so not behind all this Green goop garbage! It's gone way to fanatical for me yeah the light bulbs may last a little longer but break one and come into contact with the mercury inside and you will start glowing green in the manner of a nuclear generator gone awry...Basically it has more than enough in it to kill you. Then you take these green cars and by the time you pay the price tag for it you'll end up in shelter for the homeless due to the outlandish cost of NOTHING that's worth a hill of beans in the end. Sorry, I'll keep my run your butt over, big, fully loaded SUV....Thanks!

4:59PM PDT on Apr 18, 2011

Very cool.

4:23AM PST on Mar 3, 2011

Thanks for the article.

12:08AM PDT on Jun 25, 2010

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7:16AM PST on Mar 4, 2010

thank you

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