April 27, 2010
January 13, 2010
Green Money Saving Tips
There are two major issues facing the world today: the economy and the environment. However, these issues are not necessarily as separate as it might appear at first glance. For the average consumer, going green to save the world can be all about saving some green as well.
December 16, 2009
What Is My Carbon Footprint?
If you have ever been asked about your carbon footprint don’t look down because it has nothing to do with your feet. Your “carbon footprint” is a verbal symbolism for the personal impact you are leaving upon the planet by your physical activities and by certain lifestyle choices. It is not a visible imprint but the ramifications can become visible by increasing greenhouse gases in the atmosphere over time. (more…)
November 18, 2009
November 3, 2009
DIY Lawn Halloween Decorations
Getting into the Halloween spirit is a whole lot of fun. One of the best ways to do so is by decorating your yard. However, store bought decorations can cost a lot of money. If you’ve got a bit of creativity and a willingness to do a little bit of arts and crafts, you can create DIY lawn Halloween decorations that will really make your yard stand out this year. Check out some great DIY lawn Halloween decorations ideas below! (more…)
DIY Halloween Party Decorations
Decorating for Halloween can be a lot of fun – but you certainly don’t want to spend a fortune doing it. If you’re thinking about throwing a Halloween party this year, check out the following DIY Halloween party decorations for inspiration. You can use these DIY Halloween party decorations to give your home a spooky – and festive – atmosphere. (more…)
Alaska Oil Drilling Approved
In news that has environmental activists very concerned, the United States Interior Department has approved Shell oil’s request to drill exploration wells in Alaska’s Beaufort Sea. Alaska oil drilling, of course, was a very hot button issue during the last presidential campaign.
Green Walls: Save The World at New Heights
An emerging new technology may have the potential to save the world: green walls. Imagine a skyscraper, towering 80 stories into the air, its walls covered with plants, flowers, and shrubs, and you have imagined the exciting potential of green walls to save the world. These eye-catching walls provide numerous environmental benefits, both to the buildings themselves and the climate as a whole. With a growing population and an environment in need of help, green walls may be what we need to save the world. (more…)
Save The World By Recycling
It has become increasingly apparent that human beings must make some major changes in order to reverse some of the damage they have done to the environment. Recycling is one of the best examples of an effort that can have a very positive impact on the fate of the planet. Once a relatively obscure and rare phenomenon, recycling has become quite popular in modern times. The number of people who recycle has skyrocketed; even major corporations have gotten in on the action. (more…)
Recycling 101 – Why Recycling Is Important
Recycling has become an increasingly popular phenomenon as more people than ever before are realizing the importance of doing their part to save the planet. With landfills becoming more and more full – and additional waste products polluting our forests, beaches, oceans and other natural environments – recycling has become a truly urgent and important matter. When you choose to recycle, you choose to be proactive about helping to protect the fragile ecosystem of Earth. (more…)