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California is the Biggest Emerging Green State in the US

California is the Biggest Emerging Green State in the US

This was written by Richard Orban on behalf of Freedom Solar Power. For the third consecutive year, California has emerged to be the top clean energy state in the United States. The state dominated the 2012 State Clean Energy Index as it continues to lead the country in establishing testing grounds for all kinds of […]

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World Tourism Expo 2012 in Assisi Italy

The World Tourism Expo Lands in Assisi, Italy on September 21 to 23

This was written by Shaiya Ong of Italian Airport Guide. Italy holds the position of holding a handful of 47 UNESCO Sites, which includes the Colosseum,Vatican City, Field of Miracles, San Gimigmano, and Villa d’Estate, which makes it the perfect place to host the Third Edition of the World Tourism Expo for the year 2102 […]

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Post-Isaac Precautions

Post-Isaac Precautions

This was written by Felicia Baratz of Eat Breathe Blog. With Hurricane Isaac reduced to scattered pockets of rain petering out in the Midwest, the hard-hit Gulf Coast region is set to begin cleanup duties. Because of the force with which Isaac battered coastal regions, flooding was rampant in New Orleans and surrounding areas, and […]

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Green Lessons from Olympics

Learn Green Lessons from Olympics

This guest post is by Manoj of Rugsandblinds.com. There are lots of lessons you need to learn from the 2012 London Olympic Games, the first being the lesson of sustainability. The LOCOG has made every attempt to make the Olympic Games completely sustainable. Here is how you can get inspired from the Olympic Games and […]

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La Rochelle France

La Rochelle: A Modern Town of the Future

This guest post is by Shaiya Ong of www.frenchairportguide.com. With over 76,711 residents, La Rochelle, France has been an epitome to many cities. It successfully managed to fuse modernity and ecology together making it one of the models of the modern town of the future. You can immediately sense the eco-consciousness of the city government […]

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Meeting World Targets with Heat Pumps

Meeting World Targets with Heat Pumps

This guest post is by Rebecca Field of  www.rabrown.co.uk/ground-source-heat-pumps-suffolk. UNEP, the United Nations Environmental Programme announced in June 2012 that despite the targets set and efforts made by countries across the globe, the world’s energy supplies are still on an ‘Unsustainable Path’ with not enough being done to break our dependence on fossil fuels. Announced […]

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Ibiza Joins the Green Movement

Ibiza Joins the Green Movement

This guest post is by Shay of http://www.ibizaairport.org. An estimated two million tourists visit Ibiza in a year. This is no surprise, since the place has long been declared as the entertainment or clubbing capital of the world. People from different corners of the globe make early reservations to beach resorts for a chance to […]

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Earth Hour 2011 is Tonight at 8:30 pm

It's that time again. Earth Hour 2011 is finally here and it's the biggest Earth Hour ever! Over 131 countries and territories have already registered to switch off power tonight at 8:30 pm. Countries that have officially joined for the first time include: Jamaica, Uganda, Tajikistan, Azerbaijan, Palestine, Uzbekistan, Trinidad & Tobago, Lebanon, Iran, Swaziland, […]

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Earth Hour 2009

On March 28, at 8:30 pm local time, one billion people will go dark for Earth Hour. World Wildlife Fund is asking individuals, businesses, governments and organizations around the world to turn off their lights to make a global statement of concern about climate change and to demonstrate commitment to finding solutions.  GARD Pro Not […]

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International Coastal Cleanup is fast approaching, have you registered?

The Ocean Conservancy International Coastal Cleanup is scheduled for September 20, 2008. That means you only have a few weeks left to register, so I suggest you click here today. They always say that one person can make a difference. Its great motivation and I completely believe it to be true. Usually it’s a difference […]

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