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A New Approach To Going Green- Kansas Takes The Lead

A New Approach to Green
by in Blogs | Economy | Green

Kansas probably isn’t the first place that comes to mind when you think of sustainability, but you’d be surprised — the Sunflower State is making immense progress in saving energy and reducing dependence on fossil fuels. This piece in The New York Times highlights the humble beginnings of the Climate and Energy Project, a small… Read More →

Green News Roundup – Recycling, Oil Spill, Climate Change & More

Battling Urban Sprawl by Creating Parks
by in Blogs | Green

Welcome to our weekly green news roundup. This week we’ve gathered stories about stylish ways to recycle your paper, climate change regulation, urban sprawl and more. Please feel free to send along any stories you’d like to see in the roundup by e-mailing me at kasia@azbigmedia.com. Also visit AZ Green Scene for informative articles on sustainability… Read More →

Green News Roundup – Meat-Free Diet, BP Oil Spill In Perspective

Green News Roundup- Moving Toward a Meat-Free Diet
by in Blogs | Green

Welcome to our weekly green news roundup. This week we’ve gathered stories about curbing meat and dairy intake to save the world from impacts of climate change, the BP oil spill in perspective and more. Feel free to send along any stories you’d like to see in the roundup by e-mailing me at kasia@azbigmedia.com. Also… Read More →

Green News Roundup – Greenhouse Gases, Biogas-Powered Data Centers & More

Green News Roundup- Biogas Powered Data Centers
by in Blogs | Green | Tech

Welcome to our weekly green news roundup. This week we’ve gathered stories about greenhouse gases, biogas-powered data centers and more. Feel free to send along any stories you’d like to see in the roundup by e-mailing me at kasia@azbigmedia.com. Also visit AZ Green Scene for informative articles on sustainability endeavors in the Valley and state.… Read More →

Green News Roundup – Building A Green Economy, Solar Power & More

Green Economy
by in Blogs | Economy | Green | Politics

Welcome to our weekly green news roundup. This week we’ve gathered stories about the benefits of making your home energy efficient, building a green economy and solar in Arizona. Feel free to send along any stories you’d like by e-mailing me at kasia@azbigmedia.com Also visit AZ Green Scene for informative articles on sustainability endeavors in… Read More →

Earth Day 2010: A Pivot Point for Land Use and Community Building

Urban Land Institute
by in Blogs | Economy | Green

By Patrick L. Phillips Chief Executive Officer, Urban Land Institute The fortieth annual recognition of Earth Day finds the world of land use in the midst of change, much as it was in 1970. However, in terms of community building, where we’ve been over the past four decades is not where we are headed for… Read More →

Valley Forward Hosts Panel On Uncertainties Of Climate Change

Uncertainties of Climate Change
by in Blogs | Green

On March 24, Valley Forward hosted a luncheon for its members at the Sheraton Downtown Phoenix. But this wasn’t an ordinary luncheon. It featured a panel discussing a topic that relates to us all: the uncertainties of climate change. The panel — moderated by Grady Gammage, Jr., of Gammage & Burnham — was made up… Read More →

Green News Roundup – Climate Change, Eco-Friendly Cosmetic Packaging & More

Green Cosmetics
by in Blogs | Green | Tech

Welcome to our weekly green news roundup. This week we’ve gathered stories about planning for climate change, eco-friendly cosmetic packaging, and homemade nontoxic spring cleaning materials. Feel free to send along any stories you’d like to share by e-mailing me at kasia@azbigmedia.com Also visit AZ Green Scene for informative articles focusing on sustainability endeavors in… Read More →