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Hoax of the Day: The Deepwater Horizon Was Destroyed By a North Korean Mini-Sub
Environment  (tags: deepwater-horizon, oil-spill, oceans )

Chris
- 1613 days ago - moreminimal.com
The Deepwater Horizon wasn't torpedoed by a North Korean mini-sub, nor has President Obama ordered the press to keep things quiet. Because it's a hoax.
A Case for Electric Cars in Coal-Heavy Canada
Environment  (tags: cars, fossil fuels, coal, canada, PHEV )

Lyn
- 1890 days ago - solveclimate.com
Large-scale electric-car adoption is widely seen as a green way to clean up the world's auto emissions problem and cut global warming gases. But will it work everywhere? How about in a dirty energy place where 90 percent of the electricity is fossil fuel?
MoveOn Puts a Face on Clean Energy Opposition: Sarah Palin
Environment  (tags: palin, green, climate, clean energy, renewable energy, video )

Lyn
- 1891 days ago - solveclimate.com
Turn on the TV in Washington, D.C., and you'll see the familiar face of now-former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin in a new role: poster child for opposition to a clean energy economy. The grassroots advocacy group MoveOn.org launched a television ad ... VIDEO
Today, 1,000 Kids Will Die From Drinking Unsafe Water | Lighter Footstep
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, water, environment, ecosystems )

Chris
- 2012 days ago - lighterfootstep.com
Almost a decade into the 21st century, 2.6 billion people still lack daily access to safe, clean drinking water
Aquafina's New Eco-Fina Bottle: Greenwash or Progress? | Lighter Footstep
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, water, pollution )

Chris
- 2012 days ago - lighterfootstep.com
Bottled water produces 1.5 million tons of plastic waste each year. Will new packaging really make any difference?
It's Time to Can the Green Gloating Over Fuel Prices
Environment  (tags: energy, oil, politics )

Chris
- 2285 days ago - chrisbaskind.com
Some environmentalists continue to cheer on rising oil prices even as people feel pain at the pump. But green gloating is the fast track to popular irrelevance.
SUNRGI's Coal-Killing Solar Body Slam
Environment  (tags: energy, Solar Power, coal )

Chris
- 2343 days ago - ecotechdaily.com
Ready for solar power that's as cheap to generate as coal? SUNRGI thinks they have the solution: Xtreme Concentrated Solar Photovoltaics. And it's ready for market.
An Earth Day Treat: Google Earth 4.3
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, globalwarming )

Chris
- 2355 days ago - ecotechdaily.com
Just in time for Earth Day: a fresh release of Google's popular free program Google Earth. New features include Street Level maps and improved 3D performance. Browse the world's most precious and endangered locations.
No, Daylight Savings Time Doesn't Save Energy
Environment  (tags: politics )

Chris
- 2398 days ago - snarfd.com
In the United States, it's already time to "spring forward" to Daylight Savings Time. But DST's presumed energy savings are a convenient illusion for politicians who should be addressing more fundamental issues. Here's why.
Royal Tannenbaums: How to Pick the Greenest Christmas Trees
Environment  (tags: christmas trees, christmas, xmas, going green, eco friendly holidays, reuse )

Social
- 2492 days ago - thedailygreen.com
You've probably heard about the real vs. fake debate, but those aren't the only games in town. Here's a guide to your options, according to green.
 
 
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