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The Pros and Cons of Canadian Oil Wells

In recent years, the development of oil wells in Canada has become a controversial topic. We take a look at both sides of the argument to help you make up your own mind about Canadian oil wells.
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The World’s Most Fuel-Guzzling Countries [Infographic]

Despite renewables playing an increasingly bigger role, fossil fuels like crude oil are still one of Earth’s leading (and depleting) energy resources. The International Energy Agency (IEA) predicts that global...
fossil fuel emissions

Fossil fuel emissions have stalled: Global Carbon Budget 2016

For the third year in a row, global carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels and industry have barely grown, while the global economy has continued to grow strongly. This...

Report Shows That Scotland To Become Fossil Fuel-Free by 2030!

A WWF report that was published on Monday has taken a hard look at Scotland’s environmental policies and has revealed that it’s in fact not only likely that Scotland will be...
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Should We Leave Coal in the Ground?

Should We Still Be Using Coal? The way we use energy is changing. We are gradually making the switch from using fossil fuels such as coal and oil to heat...
keystone xl fossil fuels protest

The Truth Is Out There – Why Our Dependence on Fossil Fuels Is Here...

Solar, wind, geothermal – there are plenty of alternatives to the fossil fuels powering most things in our lives. Scientists for years have been advising us to seek out and...
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Are Electric Cars Actually Better For The Environment?

With oil spills wreaking havoc on our waterways and global temperatures hitting record levels, it’s clear we need to start making some changes to the way we travel to...
energy independence in the US

Is America Any Closer To Energy Independence?

Americans use more than 367 million gallons of gasoline on a daily basis, and this has forced the nation to obtain oil from other countries. Unfortunately, this reliance can...
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New NASA Study Finds Nuclear Power Saves Lives

Have the dangers of nuclear power been overhyped? If former NASA scientist and climate activist James Hansen is to be believed, the use of nuclear power over the past...
Keystone XL Pipeline protest

Blockadia Rising: Voices of the Tar Sands Blockade

The video opens to the sound of men howling like wolves, a growing sequence of hoots and cheers, bellows reminiscent of ancient war cries. Then a shot of land,...



5 Natural Cleaning Products You Should Always Have On Hand

You can make your own natural cleaning products from common household items such as vinegar, baking soda and lemon juice. But, what are these products actually best at cleaning and why?
home energy audit

Considering a Home Energy Audit? Here’s What You Need to Know

In this article, we delve into the importance of getting a home energy audit, how it can be done, and the benefits it has to offer.
baby nursery

4 Things to Consider when Planning an Eco-Friendly Nursery

These 4 design tips will help ensure your newborn is being kept safe and healthy in an eco-friendly nursery.

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The Latest Developments and Breakthroughs in Solar

The solar industry has come a long way in just the last few years. The latest developments and breakthroughs in solar technology include longer-lasting solar cells, solar cells that you can print onto flexible surfaces, solar panels that track the sun from east to west throughout the day, and solar power plants that work at night. Here's a breakdown of the breakthroughs we're most excited about.
sustainable business

How Sustainable is Your Business? The 10 Questions You Need to Answer

The ground is shifting from mere talk to concrete action around business sustainability. So, how do you evaluate your organisation's green efforts? These ten questions provide a great starting point.

4 Simple Ways to Unclog a Drain Without Harmful Chemicals

There are several inexpensive and non-toxic methods you can use to unclog drains in your home with ingredients you probably already have in your cabinets.

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