Some of the world’s best-known celebrities use their fame and influence for a good cause. Follow the latest news about eco-friendly celebrities who are doing their part to save our environment.

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Want to Save the Planet – Invest in It

A recent study says Scotland has become one of the world’s wealthiest nations, because of that country’s push towards renewable energy. Some of the most successful start-ups have been in...
Joshua Jackson and Diane Kruger Mercedes-Benz B-Class F-Cell

Hollywood stars survive Death Valley with B-Class F-Cell water

The people at Mercedes-Benz have taken their hydrogen powered B-Class car and put it through an interesting little test. They took the car to Death Valley with Hollywood actors...
Gisele Bundchen

Get Inspired: How Else Can You Contribute to Environmentalist Causes?

Donating to an environmental charity comes with all sorts of benefits, not the least of which are tax deductions. But sometimes mere donations can feel insufficient. Is there anything...
Leonardo DiCaprio and Electric Race Car

DiCaprio, Venturi team up for Formula E electric car race

He’s already a major star in Hollywood, but longtime environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio is interested in more than just Oscars – he’s in the hunt for a racing championship. The...
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Green Gowns, Red Carpets: Oscar Buzz About Eco Dresses

Three years ago the wife of actor James Cameron implemented the first in a string of challenges to actresses and designers gearing up to suit up for extravagant awards...

Matt Damon says “Strike with me” to save water

In a staged press conference, Matt Damon told reporters (who were really actors) that he would be protesting the lack of sanitation in developing countries. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jQCqNop3CIg?rel=0&showinfo=0] "I'm going on strike; not from acting,...
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American Outlaws: PepsiCo bans bromine from its product lines

Pepsi Co. recently announced plans to remove a flame retardant called bromine from its product line—an ingredient that’s been helping quench American thirst via Gatorade since 1983. Bromine is found...
Julia Roberts

Celebrity Eco-Heroes

Leonardo DiCaprio He has all the money in the world, yet staunch activist Leonardo DiCaprio refuses to fly anywhere on a private airline, setting him aside from the many other...
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Leonardo DiCaprio, environmental alliance working to save Antarctic Ocean

A coalition of environmental groups are arguing that a vast secion of the waters off Antarctica must be protected from fishing and other industries. The Antarctic Ocean Alliance (AOA) says...
Daryl Hannah in Keystone XL Pipeline Protest PSA

Daryl Hannah featured in Anti-Keystone XL Pipeline after 2nd Presidential Debate

With a U.S. election just weeks away, opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline are urging citizens to take action. Today, the campaign “Defend America, Stop Keystone Tour” released a PSA...