Old tires could be recycled in...

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[Translate] Megan Treacy (@mtreacy)  treehugger Technology / Clean Technology CC BY 2.0 Steve Snodgrass A new technology puts old...

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Nuclear Waste Is Allowed Above...

Aug 31, 2014 by

[Translate] By MATTHEW L. WALDAUG. 29, 2014  NY TIMES As the country struggles to find a place to bury spent nuclear fuel, the...

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TRAINS TO NOWHERE

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[Translate] Government Looking For Trains To Haul Radioactive Waste, But There’s Nowhere For Them To Go  | By By RAY HENRY  ...

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We Are On The Verge Of An Elec...

Aug 31, 2014 by

[Translate]   by Emily Atkin  CLIMATE PROGRESS An electric plug decal is seen on the back of a Tesla electric car. CREDIT: AP...

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Salt Water Powered Car Gets Eu...

Aug 31, 2014 by

[Translate] By Aaron Jackson INTELLIGENT LIVING A car which uses an electrolyte flow cell power system is now certified for use on...

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12 Ecologically Sustainable Co...

Aug 30, 2014 by

[Translate]   Environment   AlterNet / By Jodie Gummow As Earth’s resources fall into ecological deficit, it’s time to inspect our...

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The Happy Cheap House is preci...

Aug 29, 2014 by

[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Modular Design © Tommy Carlsson via Dezeen Every time we show a small...

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TINY HOUSE MOVEMENT – in...

Aug 29, 2014 by

[Translate] Click to Enlarge Image Less Is More:The Tiny House Movement Infographic by...

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California’s 1-Percenter...

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[Translate] AlterNet / By Cliff Weathers Celebrities and moguls aren’t doing without while the region suffers from a disastrous...

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This house will generate more ...

Aug 28, 2014 by

[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Green Architecture © Snohetta via Designboom Designboom shows the latest...

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100% of new US electricity cap...

Aug 28, 2014 by

[Translate] Zachary Shahan (@zshahan3) Energy / Renewable Energy © Sustainnovate The tides are a shifting. Renewables may not...

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8 FOODS YOU CAN REUSE BEFORE T...

Aug 27, 2014 by

[Translate] 1 of 9 credit: Jason Sandeman Katherine Martinko (@feistyredhair)   TREEHUGGER Living / Green Food 1. Bones On my quest...

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Flat pack 129 sq. ft. yurt is ...

Aug 27, 2014 by

[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok)  TREEHUGGER Design / Sustainable Product Design © Trakke As people who’ve ever had...

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THE REAL COST OF FREE

Aug 27, 2014 by

[Translate] inShare David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Behavior The other day I was walking down the street with my family, where a...

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Solar Financing: Options for H...

Aug 26, 2014 by

[Translate] ROCKY MOUNTAIN INSTITUTE This article is from the Summer 2014 issue of Rocky Mountain Institute’s Solution Journal. To...

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19 Fall garden ideas, projects...

Aug 25, 2014 by

[Translate] Derek Markham (@derekmarkham) Living / Lawn & Garden CC BY 3.0 Alison Christine The end of summer doesn’t have...

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Scotland Is Building The World...

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[Translate] by Katie Valentine CLIMATE PROGRESS The Energy Tide 2, the largest tidal energy turbine ever deployed in the U.S., is...

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Lessons from the 102nd Floor

Aug 22, 2014 by

[Translate] Authors Victor Olgyay, AIA Principal ROCKY MOUNTAIN INSTITUTE After the Empire State Building, deep energy retrofits gain...

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Sustainable Design Innovation:...

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[Translate] 08/20/2014 by Jared Green   THE DIRT   The built and natural environments merged to form something new and amazing...

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Cities: Apply Now for the 100 ...

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[Translate] 08/21/2014 by Jared Green  THE DIRT The Rockefeller Foundation has announced the 100 Resilient Cities Challenge, a $100...

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What It’s Like to Live i...

Aug 21, 2014 by

[Translate] inShare David Friedlander Behavior As a New Yorker, burdened as I am with our stereotypical New York-centricity, it kinda...

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Study Finds Indigenous Land Ma...

Aug 21, 2014 by

[Translate] Peace & Justice  |  Indigenous Leadership  |  Climate Action The study highlights the story of Brazil, where...

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Off-grid cruciform container m...

Aug 21, 2014 by

[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok) Design / Modular Design © Dachi Papuashvili From dwellings to retail parks, we’ve...

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On the Move: Stunning Supashak...

Aug 21, 2014 by

[Translate] On the move: Stunning Supashak is designed to be modular and transportable Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Modular...

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5 Ways to Avoid Seafood’s Dirt...

Aug 18, 2014 by

[Translate]   Food   AlterNet / By Clarissa A. León It’s time to eat fish in a sustainable way if we hope to continue eating...

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New York’s Oyster Bar: S...

Aug 18, 2014 by

[Translate] Point of View The METROPOLIS Blog Johanna Phelps Mathews Nielsen’s Noriko Maeda and Greg Leonard learning, hands on, at...

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New study confirms that switch...

Aug 18, 2014 by

[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture © Michael Charters, Evolo Honorable Mention, 2013 A new study...

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These folks feed their family ...

Aug 18, 2014 by

[Translate] Danielle McClung By Sara Bernard   GRIST   When Dennis and Danielle McClung bought a foreclosed home in Mesa, Ariz., in...

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Cool roofs offer a salve for h...

Aug 17, 2014 by

[Translate] White Roof Project Hacking the climate By Benjamin Mandel   GRIST From his office in the Berkeley hills, Art Rosenfeld...

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When nature fights back: How e...

Aug 16, 2014 by

[Translate] A Swedish town presents a case study for social displacement. But what happens when New York becomes uninhabitable? Henry...

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