Alberta's carbon tax is expected to have a relatively minor impact on middle to lower income folks, but what about a major city that buys $60 million worth of power every year? That's going to cut into some budgets! It turns out there's one municipality that's positioned very well for a carbon tax but its name might surprise you.
Simplifying your commute is not only better on your pockets but can be better for your environment and health.
The transparency that the Minister of Power, Works and Housing provided in the Q&A session on the electricity industry published in Vanguard newspaper...
While focus has been on trying to solve health and violence crisis in inner city communities by dealing with behavioral factors, not as much attention has been paid to the environmental factors leading to destruction of communities.
Psychiatrist, practitioner of yoga and hypnosis, Bertrand Piccard faces not only the external material constraints, but especially he touches the inner dimension of the individual and of the human species. What limits can a man reach while flying lonely and precarious for 100 hours over oceans and continents?
Environment Research and Education Foundation (EREF) research reveals that recycling in U.S. is creating a positive impact on the economy.
While inexpensive clothing may keep your spending in check, it leads to massive waste and is a problem for our environment.
The more you know about the current state of the environment the harder it is to remain optimistic about the future. George W. Bush, however, gives me great hope for the future of the planet.
On April 22, 2006, I was standing on the Santa Monica Promenade handing out first edition Greenopia guides at Heal the Bay's Aquarium Earth Day celebr...
It's springtime in the Northern Hemisphere and time for my annual plug for the planet. With all of the snow melted and the flowers starting to appear, what better time is there to focus on nature?
Happy Earth Day! This is the time of year we at My Green Village talk about the spring green home improvement season. There's a lot of information out there, so here are three things you need to know about green home improvement.
Solar power is an abundant renewable source that could be the solution to our future energy needs, but just how does a solar array produce the electricity that powers our lives? A "photovoltaic" cell is the basic building block which converts sunlight to electric energy that we can utilize to power our homes and businesses.
If Carlsberg is known as probably the best beer in the world, then Denmark can soon be known as probably the world leading country in the fight agains...
EARTH HEALERS Photo credit: LuxEcoLiving/rstBrands Sunbrella at Dusk There are people throughout the world that identify with the urgency ...
Consider these suggestions experiential, not scientific. Everyone has different amounts of sunlight, time, and luck. With that, whet your appetite because I've got some tasty morsels of advice:
With Earth Day quickly approaching, it's time we take a good look at our own lives and what we are doing personally to help make the world a better place for future generations. Here is a list of five eco-friendly gadgets and companies working towards a sustainable, long term, green solution to climate change.