Monday, January 29, 2018

Solar Windows

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Here is a great article explaining some new technology which can make windows solar and just about meet our energy needs.

Sunday, January 28, 2018

The Problem With Coffee Pods

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Here is a video by 1 Million Women explaining why Coffee Pods are bad for the Environment.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

CA: Oils Sands to Renewables

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Check out this video on how Alberta changed from the Oil Sands industry to a Renewable Industry.

Sunday, January 21, 2018

Palm Oil Causes 50% Deforestation

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Palm oil is in so many products so there is a great demand for it. Unfortunately, it is being grown and harvested in Unsustainable ways. This has led to 50% of the rain forest in Indonesia being destroyed. Check out this video with Suzy Hutomo explaining why this method needs to change.

Saturday, January 20, 2018

Ford: 40 Electric Vehicles by 2020

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Ford just announced they will be investing 11 Billion dollars to produce 40 electric vehicles by 2020, 16 fully electric and the remainder plug-in hybrids. Check out the article.

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Alaska Climate Change Impact Report

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The State of Alaska's Public Health has just completed a detailed report on the negative impact Climate Change to their state. Alaska is the first state to complete such a report but considering they are an arctic state it makes perfect sense. Check out this article for a few highlights of the report.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

2M Acres Saved by Field Museum

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I'm so excited to tell you that Dr. Corine Vriesendorp, an conservation ecologist from the Field Museum in Chicago has had her 15 yr dream of saving 2 MILLION acres of the Rainforest in Peru protected! The Peruvian government has designated these acres as the Yaguas National Park and now the one of the most biodiverse areas along the Amazon River will able to thrive. Of course Dr. Vriesendorp has been working with many others to reach this goal. Check out this video and this link for more information!

Pre-Order Blue Mind Movie

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You can pre-order your copy of Blue Mind Movie by Dr. Wallace J. Nichols. Check out video (which BTW discusses Pharrell & the Chicago Cubs!!!) and the link on details of pre-ordering the DVD or digital download.

Sustainability in Norway

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 In 2017 half of Norway's new vehicles were electric or hybrid! They are also at 98% Hydroelectricity! Check out this video and here is some more info!