Tax Sleuths Add Green ‘Lungs’ To The City – Living Architecture Monitor magazine (press release) (blog)

Living Architecture Monitor magazine (press release) (blog)Tax Sleuths Add Green 'Lungs' To The CityLiving Architecture Monitor magazine (press release) (blog)Due to the rising pollution levels in the city, it is becoming difficult to breathe. But the Income Tax Department here is adding green 'lungs' to the city by installing vertical gardens on its premises by making use of waste plastic bottles. The staff …

9 Amazing Health Benefits of Ashwagandha – Care2.com

Care2.com9 Amazing Health Benefits of AshwagandhaCare2.comYou can find Ashwagandha in its original form as a low-lying shrub with flat, wide green leaves and small, green bell-shaped flowers that produce orange-yellow fruit similar in appearance to cherry tomatoes. But Ashwagandha is no stranger to the tomato …

Entrepreneur Danny Kennedy sees a power transformation on many fronts

GreenBiz events. This episode: The managing director of CalCEF envisions a more equitable, inclusive future rising along with renewables.

Yes, the world can cut food waste in half

If governments follow companies such as Campbell Soup, Kellogg, Nestlé, and others with active food loss and waste reduction programs.

7 ways to build a sustainable work culture

Hint: Start small, show momentum and make sure to pack an effective punch.

Should We Be Taxing Single-Use Cups? – Care2.com

Care2.comShould We Be Taxing Single-Use Cups?Care2.comAs I've said before, single-use cups are an environmental disaster. The sooner we get off of our addiction to them, the better. But we are throwing out massive amounts of cups each year—over 50 billion in the US alone! It's an overwhelming problem …

Green Living: Artist’s salvaged exhibition forces Vancouverites to face “mindless” waste – Straight.com

Straight.comGreen Living: Artist's salvaged exhibition forces Vancouverites to face “mindless” wasteStraight.comConstructed from recovered trash, Asim Waqif's immersive Salvaged installation runs at the Vancouver Art Gallery's Offsite until April 15. Lucy Lau. If you've walked, driven, or cycled past the Vancouver Art Gallery's Offsite, an outdoor exhibition …

Slowing Our Metabolism With Nitrate-Rich Vegetables | Care2 … – Care2.com

Care2.comSlowing Our Metabolism With Nitrate-Rich Vegetables | Care2 …Care2.comThe reason greens are associated with a significantly longer lifespan may be because, like caloric restriction, they improve our energy efficiency.and more »

Green Living: Artist’s salvaged exhibition forces Vancouverites to face waste – Straight.com

Straight.comGreen Living: Artist's salvaged exhibition forces Vancouverites to face wasteStraight.comConstructed from recovered trash, Asim Waqif's immersive Salvaged installation runs at the Vancouver Art Gallery's Offsite until April 15. Lucy Lau. If you've walked, driven, or cycled past the Vancouver Art Gallery's Offsite, an outdoor exhibition …

2018 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #2

A chronological listing of news articles posted on the Skeptical Science Facebook page during the past week. Editor’s Pick Climate change is triggering a migrant crisis in Vietnam Harvesting rice. Phuong D. Nguyen / Shutterstock.com The Vietnamese Mekong Delta is one of Earth’s most agriculturally productive regions and is of global importance for its exports of rice, shrimp, and fruit. The 18m inhabitants of this low-lying river delta are also some of the world’s most vulnerable to climate change. Over the last ten years around 1.7m people have migrated out of its vast expanse of fields, rivers and canals while only 700,000 have arrived. On a global level migration to urban areas remains as high as ever: one

We are all social entrepreneurs

We need to foster people using business for a higher purpose. The good thing is, people don’t need to start or own a business to participate.

Looking for Work One Minute, Lighting Up the NBA the Next: That’s Gerald Green – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportLooking for Work One Minute, Lighting Up the NBA the Next: That's Gerald GreenBleacher ReportCHICAGO — You laugh, but when Gerald Green says it with a straight face, you realize he's not joking, that in fact the newest member of the Houston Rockets didn't have a trainer working with him as he waited for an NBA team to call. He didn't even …

Bremer Punkt – ARCHITECT Magazine

ARCHITECT MagazineBremer PunktARCHITECT MagazineThis combination of loggia and kitchen creates a high quality living space, where cooking, dining, playing, and gardening are made possible. The green living quality is accentuated on a variety of scales through the careful placement of the cubes, as …

New research, January 1-7, 2018

A selection of new climate related research articles is shown below. The figure is from paper #20. Climate change 1. Climate Change on Newfoundland and Labrador Shelves: Results From a Regional Downscaled Ocean and Sea-Ice Model Under an A1B Forcing Scenario 2011–2069 “Over the Newfoundland and Labrador Shelves during

Episode 107: State of Green Business hits and misses; mainstreaming climate risk

In this week’s episode, the bell curve for connected cars, corporate energy buyers face tax changes and climate disclosure gets serious.

This reversible glue puts a screw in manufacturing

It works like a screw and “unclicks” when exposed to a signal after use.

8 guiding principles for building ethical global supply chains

A peek into the sourcing framework used by essential oils company doTERRA.

Steep utility fees are killing electric-car charging stations

Sales of EVs are on a roll, but high rates are putting the brakes on fast-charging infrastructure.

8 Hacks to Making Your Workspace More Inspiring – Care2.com

Care2.com8 Hacks to Making Your Workspace More InspiringCare2.comWhat does your workspace look like? If you're actively working at your workspace, it may be covered in an eclectic layer of paperwork, electronic cords and old yogurt lids. And let's face it, that's not an inspiring place to work. The design of your …

‘Green Fleet Radio’ coming to Lakeshore Public Radio – nwitimes.com

nwitimes.com'Green Fleet Radio' coming to Lakeshore Public Radionwitimes.comA new show about green living, improved air quality and renewable energy is coming to the local National Public Radio affiliate. NPR affiliate Lakeshore Public Radio will start airing South Shore Clean Cities' "Green Fleet Radio" on Jan. 17. “South …

Battery storage opportunities offer consistency for customers

It’s becoming increasingly clear in high-renewable electric grids that flexible resources are more valuable than flat, unchanging generation and load.

The 4 benefits of building a green home

Americans do want greener homes. They just don’t call them that.

What the new tax law means for renewables

Geothermal and fuel cells did not get relief, but what’s left intact may surprise you.