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Solar Energy: Providing a Ray of Hope

Solar Energy: Providing a Ray of Hope

The examination of how does solar energy work and its effect on today’s energy concerns has been a much debated topic. Can it be both economically friendly and reliable? An evaluation of the technology and the benefits provided by this clean and safe energy source will provide us with answers. Consider that energy from the […]

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Sustainable Design and Green Construction Materials

Sustainable Design and Green Construction Materials

Sustainable Design and Green Construction Materials As more and more people are becoming aware of the environment and the potential negative impact of human existence on it, they are looking for ways to reduce this impact and co-exist with nature in a harmonious way. One step towards such an endeavor is the use of environment-friendly […]

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The Viability of Clean Energy Fuels

The Viability of Clean Energy Fuels

The knowledge of the importance of renewable sustainable clean energy fuels is not new. In the 1970s President Jimmy Carter initiated a plan to have 20 percent of the United state’s energy needs met by sources of clean energy by the year 2000. This plan was subsequently derailed during the Reagan years, but the principle […]

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Sustainable Business

Sustainable Business

A number of companies are creating Sustainable Business developments, making a positive impact upon the environment. Companies are putting all kinds of materials back into circulation, avoiding putting strain on already limited resources. Businesses are recycling plastics, paper and doing organic farming; these are all methods of creating business that have a positive impact on […]

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The Importance of the Ecological Footprint

The Importance of the Ecological Footprint

Today it is important for people to become familiar with the idea of Ecological Footprint. It’s a method of accounting utilized by business, governments as well as educational institutions to measure the biological sustainability of the earth based on the activities of people and their growing populations. It has been designed to gauge the quantity […]

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Protect your Health and the Environment, Choose only the Organic Cotton Products

Protect your Health and the Environment, Choose only the Organic Cotton Products

By far organic cotton is one of the most popular and important organic fiber known to mankind. With growing concern for the environment, there is a much greater push towards the greener lifestyle, which has led to an increase in the consumer demand for naturally grown cotton products. The production in the US increased by […]

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Green Weddings

Green Weddings

A couple’s wedding is one of the most important events of their lives. But when they are concerned with the impact their event will have on the plant, what options do they have? Green weddings are now the new chic, and with careful planning you do not need to make a big carbon foot print […]

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Green Cleaning can Save the Earth

Green Cleaning can Save the Earth

Before the advent of chemical based cleaning concoctions and the industrial revolution, people used harmless pantry ingredients to clean their offices and homes. This was more like a green cleaning, and is again gaining widespread popularity. However, with growing industrialization and easy availability of chemical based cleaning agents, now there is a growing evidence that […]

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Pollution – a chronic malady!

Pollution – a chronic malady!

“Once there were islands all a-sprouts with palms: and coral reefs and sands as white as milk. What is there now but a vast shambles of the heart? Filth, squalor, and a world of little men”. Mervyn Peake in Titus Alone, describing how we have destroyed the beauty of this Earth to fit in our […]

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What Happens When You Quit Smoking

What Happens When You Quit Smoking

If you quit smoking, you will experience many health benefits. Whether you go cold turkey or choose to use a medication like Champix to help you quit, you will be doing your body and your lifespan a huge favor. If you smoke you have probably heard about the risks more times than you care to […]

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