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Tomorrow's Energy-Saving Neighborhood Is Being Built Today in Texas
Environment  (tags: conservation, GoodNews, greenliving, Sustainabililty )

- 291 days ago -
America's most futuristic neighborhood is being built, perhaps surprisingly, in Texas. Under construction in Austin, the Lone Star StateâEUR(TM)s liberal enclave, is a residential development boasting rooftop solar panels & electric vehicle charging stations
Bill Gates's New Private-Public Push Seeks Clean Energy Innovation
Environment  (tags: greenliving, green, energy, goodnews, green energy, Bill Gates, investment, environment, ecosystems, humans, government )

- 329 days ago -
Bill Gates is working on clean energy solutions through Breakthrough Energy Coalition, a private group of billionaire investors, and the Mission Innovation, a public group of over 20 countries committed to doubling government investments in clean energy.
Studio SproutâEUR(TM)s Backyard Greenhouse Combines Stylish Form With Fabulous Function
Environment  (tags: green, environment, coolstuff, architecture, greenliving, ecosystems, Sustainabililty, world, water, technology, sustainable, organic, greenproducts, food, family, home, design, children, eco-friendly, babies, garden, humans, society, CoolStuff, CO2eGoodN )

- 398 days ago -
Backyard greenhouses tend to toe the line when it comes to form following function, meaning they end up being an eyesore in an otherwise immaculate yard. The Studio Sprout greenhouse is of a different ilk, adding style and beauty without sacrificin
WORKING FOR CHANGE: Eric Stowe Makes a Splash for Clean Water
Environment  (tags: greenliving, greenproducts, eco-friendly, environment, conservation, water, protection, politics, healthconditions )

- 513 days ago -
The nonprofit group, which works in places like Nepal, sets up self-sustaining filtration systems.
The Freedom Tower Was Supposed To Be the Greenest Building in America. So What Went Wrong?
Environment  (tags: greenliving, Sustainabililty, greenproducts, green, environment, sustainable, technology, humans, politics )

- 687 days ago -
Under pressure to get a publishing giant into the iconic tower, the site's developers may have sacrificed a core part of its green plans.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell America's Biggest Brands to Use Deforestation-Free Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: palm oil, environment, ecosystems, deforestation, greenliving, green, protection, Sustainabililty, world, eco-friendly, world, wildlife )

- 960 days ago -
Palm oil, an ingredient in thousands of everyday products from snack foods to shampoo, is ubiquitous in our grocery stores and homes.
Environment  (tags: food, labeling, GMO Food, protection, organic, interesting, greenproducts, greenliving, green, environment, conservation, ecosystems, eco-friendly, health, green, water )

- 1284 days ago -
We MUST keep GMO out of the Hawaiian Islands. We have no where to 'go' when GMO crops infect our local food supply.
In Midwest, Bringing Back Native Prairies Yard By Yard
Environment  (tags: green, environment, destruction, conservation, agriculture, habitat restoration, protection, habitat, protection, green, greenliving, sustainable, environment )

- 1405 days ago -
Across the U.S. Midwest, homeowners are restoring their yards and former farmland to the native prairie that existed in pre-settlement days. The benefits can be substantial -- maintenance that uses less water and no fertilizer, and an ecosystem that suppor
Indigenous Message to Rio+20: Leave Everything Beneath Mother Earth
Environment  (tags: news, Sustainabililty, sustainable, green, Rio +20 Conference, native leaders, eco-friendly, environment, greenliving, goodnews, energy, conservation, world, protection, politics, nature, habitat, conservation )

- 1595 days ago -
Indigenous leaders from all over South America are making their way by foot, canoe and eventually on buses to be part of the Kari-Oca Caravan to Rio de Janeiro, to talk to world leaders at the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio+20.
Asbestos Shingles Once a Money-Maker, Now a Deadly Reminder
Environment  (tags: medicine, treatment, cancer, health, health, Sustainabililty, greenliving, healthconditions )

- 1685 days ago -
Many building material manufacturers flocked to asbestos as an effective product that could prevent fire damage and provide effective insulation. Now, we suffer the effects--measured by # of lives taken from Asbestos related diseases such as mesothelioma.
PLEAST WATCH THE VIDEO--Plastic Wars--The Impact of Plastic Bags
Environment  (tags: green, greenliving, greenproducts, plastic bags, organic, recycling, environment, pollution, world, humans, protection, wildlife, ecosystems, environment, destruction, habitat )

- 1822 days ago -
"Plastic Wars" correspondent Amber Lyon finds plastic bags everywhere they should not be - in trees, on streets and even at the bottom of the ocean. She talks to a veterinarian who says he has seen plastic bags in the stomachs of whales, sea lions and do
TAKE ACTION NOW! "Plant Trees as Part of HIMA Foundation's A Billion Acts of Green Project."
Environment  (tags: green, greenliving, ecosystems, eco-friendly, organic, trees, humans, green, GoodNews, environment, ecosystems, conservation )

- 1849 days ago -
"Plant trees as part of HIMA Foundation's A Billion Acts of Green project."
Help Us Help You Save More Money on Utility Bills -Please Take Action !
Environment  (tags: greenliving, energy, technology, water heaters, energy savers )

- 2457 days ago -
President Obama repeated his commitment to clean energy during his State of the Union. And he promised incentives to Americans who align with this goal. Now let's hold the President to his promise.

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