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We Want Change… or Do We?

Written by | February 4th, 2009

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We seem to be getting really comfortable with change lately. Millions hooted and hollered for change in our government. The economic crisis has quickly changed our buying and spending. And, in fact, too many of us have become used to the biggest change of all: climate change. So if we are OK with change – if we’ve […]

Cool Green Morning: Monday, Jan. 26

Written by | January 26th, 2009

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The first full week of the Obama administration begins with some potential changes to auto-emissions standards. Read on for all the interesting green stuff online this morning: Car Talk: President Obama takes a big step toward tougher auto fuel-economy standards — by reconsidering a waiver requested by 14 states that would allow them to set […]

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, Jan. 14

Written by | January 14th, 2009

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If it’s cool and green and online in the morning…we’ve got it: Don’t Shoot the Messenger: Keith Johnson at Environmental Capital says reports that using Google generates a lot of carbon emissions (because of the giant server farms Google uses) ignore a real environmental culprit: Your desktop computer. (Also see Dave Connell’s Cool Green Science […]

Cool Green Afternoon: Monday, January 5

Written by | January 5th, 2009

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Here’s what’s hot and green online this afternoon: Green Cemeteries: The Wall Street Journal says green cemeteries “that eschew caskets and embalming” are growing more popular. “I get a lot of calls from people thinking it’s a groovy alternative to opening a bed-and-breakfast” says Green Burial Council director Joe Sehee. (Hat tip: Environmental Capital.) Cap […]

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