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35 Superstar Beaches (And 17 You Might Want to Reconsider)

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Beaches RT @tripsbylance: 10 of the best beaches in Californiahttp://t.co/GSGajMUM5t via @StunningPlace If one of your favorite summertime activities is a trip to the nearest beach (or a vacation to the shore), then you’ll want to read this. In its 24th annual beach report released yesterday, Natural Resources Defense Council(NRDC) designated 35 popular U.S. beaches across 14 states as “superstars.” Beaches ... Read More »

How EVs Could Prevent More Than 18 Million Tons of Carbon Pollution a Yr.

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With nearly 220,000 electric vehicles (EVs) on U.S. roads, politicians and clean energy advocates believe it’s time to charge ahead further. Environment America‘s new study, Driving Cleaner: More Electric Vehicles Mean Less Pollution, proves the point of its title while showing why things should get even better under the Clean Power Plan and with increased deployment of renewable energy. “It’s time to charge ahead,” said ... Read More »

Reclaim, Reverse, Resurrect: What it really takes to upcycle work!

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Upcycle! Everything you throw away has value, however small. Whether it’s a garment that has outlived its stitching, a broken chair, a bicycle wheel or a lowly plastic bag, it is still something that’s made from a refined material and designed for a purpose. But what if it’s broken, bent, torn or rusted? Is it trash? What can you actually do with it? Realistically, ... Read More »

Al Gore’s Important Article on Climate Change and Fossil Fuels

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  Al Gore on Climate Change Al Gore has written an important article, “The Turning Point: New Hope for the Climate,” published June 18 in Rolling Stone magazine. The subhead of the article: “It’s time to accelerate the shift toward a low-carbon future.” It’s a comprehensive piece whose primary point is that the clean energy forces are winning: “We are witnessing the beginning of a ... Read More »

Triple Pundit (People, Planet, Profit)

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Triple Pundit.com Triple Pundit is a new-media company for highly conscious business leaders.  We have grown to become one of the world’s most well read websites on ethical, sustainable & profitable business with over 350,000 unique monthly readers. Our (Triple Pundit) philosophy is based on the triple bottom line - People, Planet & Profit.  The TBL argues that economy, environment and society are inseparably related and ... Read More »

Germans Set to ‘Change Shopping Forever’ With Waste-Free Supermarket

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Waste Free! Germany has plenty to teach other countries about renewable energy, and now about waste-free supermarkets, too. With funding secure and set, two entrepreneurs from Berlin will soon open a supermarket that will not use disposable packaging. Instead, shoppers will be encouraged to bring their own bags and containers to Original Unvertpackt, which translates to Original Unpacked. “No disposable cups, no welded vegetables, no plastic ... Read More »

May 2014 Was the Hottest May Ever Recorded

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Hottest May U.S. temperatures have been recorded since 1880, and last month’s results were hotter than any May that preceded it. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Monday issued a report stating that the land and ocean temperatures recorded in May 2014 combined to make it the hottest May in recorded history. The combined average was about 1.33 degrees higher than the 20th century ... Read More »

Sustainia100: Most Sustainable Solutions in Fashion and Resources

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From Sustainia100: The most creative sustainable solutions http://t.co/LdrBcOwra0 via @sharethis Editor’s note: This is the sixth and final part in a series on the various aspects of the Sustainia100. Here are parts one, two, three, four and five. Fashion offers a plethora of opportunities for sustainability, from the materials used to the amount of water and energy used to create clothing. The Sustainia100 recognizes the best of the best, ... Read More »

Jon Stewart Roasting Republicans Who Willfully Deny Climate Change

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Jon Stewart on Climate Change Jon Stewart roasting Republicans who willfully deny Climate Change. “People are always complaining that the republican party ignores so-called climate change science, but there is a reason why they refuse to…,” Jon Stewart begins on The Daily Show last week. If you haven’t already heard, republican leaders in the Senate threaten another government shutdown over climate action. ... Read More »

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