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3 Solar Powered Home Appliances

Home appliances consume up to a massive 20% of our total energy use, so it makes sense, both from a financial and an environmental viewpoint, to find ways to either cut down our energy...
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Celebrating Thanksgiving in an Eco Friendly Way

The holidays are a wonderful time of year to celebrate traditions with family and friends, but some of the practices are not especially eco-friendly. You can, however, reduce the carbon footprint of this holiday...
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Shoes Made from Ocean Plastic, by Adidas

Adidas is releasing a new shoe that is made from plastic collected from the oceans. Plastic ocean pollution is an increasingly important environmental concern, with the 'Great Pacific Garbage Patch' spanning an area roughly twice the size...
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What can be done to reduce disposable coffee cup waste? [Infographic]

In the USA alone, it’s estimated that 50 billion takeaway coffees are bought every year. That’s a lot of coffee. It’s also a lot of cups. Most of us like to think we’re doing...

WATCH: ‘In This Climate’ Movie Trailer, New Environmental Documentary featuring Mark Ruffalo and Cher

In This Climate is a new star-studded environmental documentary that addresses global climate issues. The film features interviews with Marina Abramovic, Cher, Mark Ruffalo, Sir David Attenborough, Noam Chomsky, Christiana Figueres, Ian McEwan and Dame Vivienne Westwood...

WATCH: Elon Musk Unveils the Tesla Solar Roof with Solar Shingles

On October 28, Elon Musk unveiled the anticipated new product from Tesla: a solar roof. The Tesla solar roof does away with unsightly solar panels in lieu of camouflaged, aesthetically pleasing solar shingles. The roofs will...
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Home Insulation Tips for Better Energy Conservation

Having a well-insulated home is not only a great way to live toward a greener ideal, but to also save yourself some money on heating and cooling bills. Increasing the thermal insulation in an existing...
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How to Make Your Own Compost: The Ultimate Guide

Although Americans are getting much better at recycling, there’s one thing that we still have a problem with: garbage. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, the average American produces approximately 1,600 pounds of garbage...
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Protecting the Environment (and your skin) with Natural Beauty

With ultra gentle plant-based formulas that are kind on sensitive skin and beautiful scents of essential oils, organic skin care is the perfect way to look after yourself while protecting the environment. Whether you’re buying your...

7 Ways To Be an Eco Friendly College Student

Most college students focus on three things: classes, studying, and socializing (and probably not in that order). With all that’s going on around campus, it’s safe to say most students don’t spend a lot of time thinking about living...