2017 Sir Edmund Hillary Mountain Legacy Medal Winner:
Ing. César A. Portocarrero Rodríguez
December 6, 2016 12:32 PM - Mountain Legacy
Nepalese NGO Mountain Legacy has just announced that Peruvian engineer César Augusto Portocarrero Rodríguez will receive the Sir Edmund Hillary Mountain Legacy Medal in a public ceremony at Hotel Tibet International in Kathmandu on December 11 (International Mountain Day). César Portocarrero has directed projects to mitigate the danger of outburst floods from numerous glacial lakes in the Andes, saving thousands of lives and many millions of dollars, and he is now sharing his expertise with members of the High Mountain Adaptation Partnership (HiMAP), including Nepal, Bhutan, and several Central Asian nations.
Ontario Passes New Waste-Free Ontario Act
July 11, 2016 04:39 PM - Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change
Province Brings in Legislation to Increase Recycling, Create Jobs, Fight Climate Change
NEWS AND PHOTO/VIDEO OPPORTUNITY
Eureka Recycling Will Process their Billionth Pound of Recyclables
February 1, 2016 03:16 PM - Eureka Recycling
On Tuesday, February 2, 2016, the one-billionth pound of recyclables will pass through Eureka Recycling’s Material Recovery Facility (MRF) in Northeast Minneapolis. Stacked up a foot high by a foot wide, this amount of material would wrap around the earth over 1 and half times!
YOUR NEW HOUSE CAN BE SUSTAINABLE TOO!
January 11, 2016 10:44 AM - Ewa Gromadzka
People might falsely believe that when they are building a house incorporating any sustainable solutions require additional costs and effort. It is actually the opposite.
READING, WRITING - AND POLLUTION
January 5, 2016 11:13 AM - Fresh Air Vallejo
Residents in Vallejo Fight Plans for a Cement Factory Near an Elementary School
January 4, 2016 03:12 PM - Copenhagen School of Design and Technology
Crucial transformation in the construction industry and the paradigm of thought of the XXI century
MW&A Climate Forecasting Startup Claims New Achievements and Breakthroughs
December 21, 2015 01:36 PM - MW&A
MW&A is a startup climate forecasting firm which, based inÂ part on their collateral research at the University of New Mexico,Â employs a new paradigm for more accurate climate forecasting.
Knesset launches unique electronic display which shows, in real time, the amount of energy, money and carbon emissions saved as part of the "Green Knesset" project
December 9, 2015 03:39 PM - Green Knesset
The monitoring system, which does not exist in any other parliament that has a PV system, displays the amount of energy and money saved, as well as the amount of CO2 that was not released into the atmosphere due to the Israeli parliament's use of solar energy. Speaker Edelstein: "We purposely made certain that the data is displayed in Hebrew, English and Arabic so that people all
How green are bamboo products?
December 9, 2015 03:25 PM - INBAR
New scientific 'lifecycle assessment' reveals that many bamboo products and their processes are carbon-neutral
Cool Planet Gains Momentum in Agriculture, Adds Key Board Members
December 2, 2015 03:00 PM - Cool Planet
Company Adds North Bridge Founder Ed Anderson and Agriculture Adviser Jim Bone