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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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8 Promising Alternatives to Oil: Kicking our Dependence on Fossil Fuels

There are many potential alternatives to oil, some of which have already been implemented on a large scale. Some of the benefits of these alternatives include reduced emissions, decreased reliance on foreign oil, and reduced environmental impact. Without further ado, here are the most promising fuels and alternative energy sources of the future.
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Canadian Pipeline to be Bought Out by Canadian Government

The Kinder Morgan aka Trans-Mountain pipeline from the Alberta oil sands to the Pacific coast is controversial due to resistance from environmentalists and indigenous groups.
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Saudi Arabia’s Solar Goal Could Be Middle East’s Game-Changer

Saudi Arabia is determined to lead the world in solar power technology as it binds a deal with Japan's SoftBank corporation at an astounding $200 billion for a 200GW solar power plant, the largest of its kind thus far in the solar power industry.
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Arnold Schwarzenegger to Sue Oil Companies Over Climate Change

Former movie actor-turned-US governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is in talks with law firms to sue several oil companies for their role in climate change.

The Life of Neem [Infographic]

Whether it's being used for a natural pesticide, or a home remedy, the oil of the neem tree can be used in many aspects of our lives. Neem oil serves...
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Victory at Standing Rock reflects a failure of US energy and climate policy

The protesters have won. On Sunday, Dec. 4, swayed by possible violence over the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) in North Dakota, the Obama administration declared a new route must...

WATCH: Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Speaks Out Against Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL)

In this video, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. visits Standing Rock and speaks out against the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) development. Kennedy, who, among other things, is an attorney specializing in environmental...
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Has Drilling Holes in the Earth Caused Worldwide Damage to the Planet?

Is Drilling Holes in the Earth the Beginning of the End? Oil and products made from oil are such a part of our everyday lives that it’s hard to imagine a...

What’s the renewable energy equivalent of our oil consumption?

As the popularity of solar panels, wind turbines, and other forms of renewable energy continue to grow, our planet's reliance on oil slowly begins to decrease. But just how...

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The Latest Technology Trends To Reduce Your Eco Footprint

With new applications for smart devices being developed every day, ‘green’ apps are a dime a dozen. Here are a few worth checking out.
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20 Ways to Recycle & Upcycle Old Fabric

Before you toss any bits of material, try some of these recycling and upcycling ideas. You'll reduce your waste and give new life to an old fabric!
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51 Household Uses of Baking Soda

Here are 51 uses for baking soda in your home that can change your life for the better. This inexpensive pantry item has many applications!
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Are Vertical Farms the Future of Sustainable Agriculture?

Vertical farming could be an incredible asset for the future of sustainable agriculture. Keep reading to learn how this technology is revolutionizing how we produce food.

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What You Can (and Shouldn’t!) Burn in Your Fireplace

However you choose to while away the colder winter months, careful consideration of what to burn in the fireplace is one way to make greener choices.
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13 Advantages Of Growing Plants Within A Greenhouse

If you’re considering growing plants inside a greenhouse, here are 13 obdurate advantages you’ll definitely like to know and utilize as well.
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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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