Don’t panic! Maybe powering down is just what we need to understand how to be resilient – and that we are resilient beings! Instead of running out to buy our own backup generators, we could shut off our devices, break out the sweater and wool socks, and trust that we’re going to be fine. Do we really need to rush out to buy more stuff?Continue
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Sustainable Contra Costa Volunteer Position
Position Title: Business Outreach Specialist
Objective: The Business Outreach Specialist serves as the first point of contact to businesses for the East Bay Energy Watch (EBEW) Program. Through their partnership with local governments, Sustainable Contra Costa aims to expand participation of Contra Costa businesses. The EBEW program offers customized services to small and medium-sized…Continue
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Now this is exciting!
New York City will reduce the amount of food waste sent to landfills by converting it into energy. Last week, Deputy Mayor Cas Halloway announced that the city will partner with Waste Management to deliver pre-processed organic waste food to Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant where it will be added to wastewater sludge to increase biogas production. The biogas…Continue
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One Japanese man created a small machine that turns plastic into oil - small steps can change the future! Plastic to Oil - Our World 2.0
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Toyota Environmental Report 2012 covers all aspects of the their vehicle lifecycles - research and development, manufacturing, logistics and sales. Relationships with suppliers and dealerships, as well as how we support environmental stewardship and education initiatives.
Check out the 2012 At-A-Glance Toyota Environmental Report 2012
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by Tom Philpott
May 31, 2012
In November, California voters will decide on a ballot initiative that would require labeling of all foods containing ingredients from genetically modified crops. The initiative made it to the ballot after almost 1 million Californians signed a petition in favor of it—nearly double the 504,760 signatures needed under the state's proposition rules. The campaign that organized the push to get the measure on the ballot focused on…Continue
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This is one of the best videos I've ever seen!
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Incredible news: the President just delayed the decision on the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline, effectively killing the project!
This is an amazing victory for our movement, and a demonstration of people power in action. But we can't back down now -- we need to pledge to take this fight forward, and stand up to…Continue
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I just used the beloved Alhambra Valley Olive Oil in this amazing Chicken Marbella recipe from Silver Palate cookbook. Was out of olives (where can I buy Alhambra Valley Olives?) and used currants instead of prunes.
Serving it with lightly broiled asparagus drizzled with red wine vinegar, olive oil, salt and pepper...yummm!. …Continue
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