Tag: dave connell

Vote: Your Favorite Green Resolutions for 2011

Written by | December 26th, 2010

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Here are 5 of our best ideas to make a 2011 a little greener. Check them out, let us know which one is your favorite and share your green resolutions.

Should You Ignore Energy Star Ratings?

Written by | March 30th, 2010

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A government investigation found that the Energy Star energy-saving rating program isn’t fool-proof. But that doesn’t mean you should buy any old appliance, says our green tech blogger Dave Connell.

MacHeist: Why You Should Choose The Nature Conservancy

Written by | March 4th, 2010

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Until next Tuesday, MacHeist is once again donating 25 percent of every sale to some amazing charities — like The Nature Conservancy, says green tech blogger Dave Connell.

Man Up, Greens: The World Needs More Gary Nevilles

Written by | February 19th, 2010

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Gary Neville, an international soccer star and a guy’s guy, is an unabashed greenie. The enviro movement needs more like him, says Dave Connell.

Fighting Climate Change is a Business Model

Written by | February 8th, 2010

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As governments struggle to solve the climate change crisis, who’s stepping up? Businesses like Google and Bell Labs, writes our green tech blogger Dave Connell.

Copenhagen 201: An Inside View on the Major Issues

Written by | December 7th, 2009

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As negotiators kick off two weeks of climate change talks in Copenhagen today, Duncan Marsh, director of international climate change policy for The Nature Conservancy, discusses in detail some of the key issues and news events that will surround the debate. For more on Copenhagen, be sure to check out our Copenhagen 101 feature. ***** […]

Why ‘Planet Change’ is Different Than Other Climate Change Campaigns

Written by | November 30th, 2009

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Planet Change? Yet another web campaign against climate change? Does the world really need one more of those? Yes — because this one is different. And can make a real difference — especially beyond the upcoming United Nations climate meeting this December in Copenhagen. A little over a month ago, The Nature Conservancy launched Planet […]

Is Tweeting Against Climate Change Accomplishing Anything?

Written by | October 23rd, 2009

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“Dad, what did you do way back when to help solve climate change?” “Well son, I tweeted my face off about it. I really did. I included some bit.ly links to petition sites, I updated my Facebook status almost every day and I even posted a video comment on YouTube. In short, I did everything […]

Planet Change: Speaking Out on Climate Change

Written by | September 21st, 2009

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Over the past several months, I and many of my colleagues across The Nature Conservancy have  been working on Planet Change, a new microsite we are launching today to draw attention to the need for a global solution to climate change that significantly reduces greenhouse gas emissions as well as two crucial, yet often overlooked […]

Climate Change: What Do You Want to Save?

Written by | August 11th, 2009

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If you’ve followed the climate change debate over the last several months – indeed, even over the last year – you may have noticed something odd: Taking action on climate change is no longer about protecting nature. Taking action is now about how climate change will boost the economy, create green jobs, protect our national […]

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