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|Is a Prius good for the environment?|
| I was talking to somebody about electric and hybrid cars recently. They told me that, over the life cycle of the car, hybrid cars (e.g. Toyota Prius)are actually worse for the environment than regular petrol/diesel cars! |
Independent tests suggest that hybrid cars can pump out up to 56 per ...
|International Conference on Climate Change and Vegetarianism|
| SOS International Climate Change Conference - Save Lives, Save the Earth |
Where : Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood, California
When : July 26, 2008 from 11:30am to 5pm
Why : To discuss the eminent problems of global warming and the solutions
Who: An expert panel ...
|Vegan Bed and Breakfast tour-- Virginia/West Virginia|
| Hey everyone! We're toying with the idea of setting up a tour through vegan bed and breakfasts and restaurants in Virginia and West Virginia. More details are available on our blog: |
We'd really like to hear your thoughts, ideas, and suggestions regarding a trip like this, so if you can check ...
|Hello there. What do you guys munch on? Any favorites? ...|
|Now companies are going green right from the start|
| Now companies are going green right from the start |
GREEN” plants are growing in the motor industry. Companies are investing to give their factories green credentials to complement their products, reducing emissions and using more eco-friendly materials and processes. Ford’s Dagenham diesel ...
|BA uses own jets to examine effect of air travel on climate|
| BA uses own jets to examine effect of air travel on climate |
British Airways aircraft are to be used to gather data about the hidden impact of air travel on climate change in research that could result in much higher environmental surcharges on tickets than expected. The airline is supportin ...
|Airbus Completes First Civil Aircraft Test Flight With Alter|
| Airbus Completes First Civil Aircraft Test Flight With Alternative Fuel |
An Airbus A380 aircraft has successfully completed the world’s first ever flight by a commercial aircraft using a liquid fuel processed from gas (Gas to Liquids - GTL) in the first stage of a test flight program to eval ...
|Utah State Prison makes PETA top 10 veggie-friendly penitent|
| Utah State Prison makes PETA top 10 veggie-friendly penitentiaries |
With veggie burgers, veggie dogs, sweet-and-sour tofu and vegetable-and-tofu chow mein on the menu, the Utah Department of Corrections has ranked on animal rights group PETA's top 10 list for vegetarian friendly prison syste ...
|Green Collar Jobs Seen As Prosperous|
| Green Collar Jobs Seen As Prosperous |
When 1,800 workers lost their jobs after a Maytag appliance factory and headquarters closed last year in the small town of Newton, Iowa, a wind turbine blade company saw opportunity -- an available, skilled workforce in the middle of one of America's har ...
|U.S. Steel Proposes $1 Billion Environmental Upgrade|
| U.S. Steel Proposes $1 Billion Environmental Upgrade |
United States Steel Corporation is considering a $1 billion capital investment program at its Clairton plant coke making operation near Pittsburgh to boost the company’s environmental performance. The program, which would take place over ...
|Study: Sales Of Advanced Lighting Products To Reach $4.4 Bil|
| Study: Sales Of Advanced Lighting Products To Reach $4.4 Billion |
U.S. demand for advanced lighting products is forecast to rise nearly 14 percent per year through 2011, reaching $4.4 billion, according to Advanced Lighting, a new study from The Freedonia Group. Gains will be fueled by consu ...
|Making Green Choices Gets Easier For Small Businesses|
| Making Green Choices Gets Easier For Small Businesses |
While large corporations get most of the headlines on green initiatives, many U.S. small businesses are also cutting energy costs making green choices, USA Today reports. Harbec Plastics, for example, uses wind and natural gas turbines, ...
|Xerox Opens $60 Million Energy Efficient Toner Plant|
| Xerox Opens $60 Million Energy Efficient Toner Plant |
Xerox is filling more than 20 miles of pipe and stainless steel tanks with billions of micron-sized toner particles with the opening of its first U.S.-based emulsion aggregation Toner plant. The new $60 million, 100,000 square-foot plant ...
|Coke Greens Up in Europe and South America|
| Coke Greens Up in Europe and South America |
Coca-Cola’s second largest bottler, Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company, has reached an agreement with ContourGlobal to build 15 new combined heat and power plants by the end of 2009. They will be built at facilities in Austria, Czech Republic, Gre ...
|Most Consumers Will Pay More for Renewable Energy|
| Most Consumers Will Pay More for Renewable Energy |
Seventy-six percent of Americans feel it’s extremely important that their electric utility offers power produced from renewable sources, according to Energy Pulse, a study from the Shelton Group, a marketing company.So important, in fact, th ...
|HP To Build 1-Megawatt Solar Power System|
| HP To Build 1-Megawatt Solar Power System |
HP will install a large-scale solar power system at its San Diego facility and buy windpower to run a number of facilities in Ireland. The company has a goal to reduce its energy use by 20 percent by the end of 2010.Initial estimates indicate that t ...
|Fujitsu Unveils Green Initiative|
| Fujitsu Unveils Green Initiative |
Fujitsu announced a new company-wide initiative dedicated to make greener products in a greener fashion, reports Fox Business. As part of the initiative, called Pervasive Green, Fujitsu established an environmental management system to cut waste and prevent ...
|Wind Power Up 45 percent In 2007|
| Wind Power Up 45 percent In 2007 |
Shattering all its previous records, the U.S. wind energy industry installed 5,244 megawatts (MW) in 2007, expanding the nation's total wind power generating capacity by 45% in a single calendar year and injecting an investment of over $9 billion into the ec ...
|Cruise Ships Worse For Environment Than Planes|
| Cruise Ships Worse For Environment Than Planes |
Cruise ships emit three times more CO2 than airplanes, reports the Telegraph. In its annual report, Carnival, which comprises 11 cruise lines, said it emits 401 grams of CO2 per passenger, which this article claims is 36 times greater than the ...
|Going Green Could Save Government $1 Billion In Five Years|
| Going Green Could Save Government $1 Billion In Five Years |
The federal government could save U.S. tax payers more than $1 billion in energy costs over the next five years by deploying green technologies in data centers and using more energy efficient PCs, says two new studies released Tuesd ...
|Google search for renewable energy|
| Google search for renewable energy |
Google announced that it would spend "hundreds of millions" of dollars developing a range of green technologies including solar and wind power as part of a push into the renewable energy market. The software firm said it would spend "tens of ...
|Is climate change making us sick?|
| Is climate change making us sick? |
As a result of global warming, many homeowners this week are up to their waists inmuddy water. Andflooding could be just the beginning of our worries. This week a paper in the British Medical Journal gave warning that climate change could be particularly da ...
|Rapid growth in green jobs|
| Rapid growth in green jobs |
Renewable energy engineer, energy account manager, carbon management consultant, carbon logistics specialist ... the variety of job titles is mind-boggling but they all have one thing in common: climate change.Public awareness and government policy are putting pre ...
|Harnessing the sun|
| Harnessing the sun |
As a green entrepreneur, Jeremy Leggett has spent the past ten years fighting an enduring myth: solar panels don’t work in Britain. Granted, they work better in Spain. But at solarcentury’s office in London on a distinctly cloudy October day, the roof is gathering enough ...
|Multinationals Fight Climate Change|
| Multinationals Fight Climate Change |
Eleven companies are teaming up to see how they can work with thousands of their suppliers to curb greenhouse gas emissions, an environmental consultancy said on Sunday.The companies in the program, called the Supply Chain Leadership Collaboration, includ ...
|Walking to the shops damages planet more than going by car|
| Walking to the shops damages planet more than going by car |
Walking does more than driving to cause global warming, a leading environmentalist has calculated. Food production is now so energy-intensive that more carbon is emitted providing a person with enough calories to walk to the shops t ...
|Climate change could create 200m refugees|
| Climate change could create 200m refugees |
EQUATORIAL lands that are home to hundreds of millions of people will become uninhabitable as food and water run out due to climate change, scientists will warn this week.A report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), to be publ ...
|China Bans Free Plastic Bags|
| China Bans Free Plastic Bags |
Declaring war on the "white pollution" choking its cities, farms, and waterways, China is banning free plastic shopping bags and calling for a return to the cloth bags of old—steps largely welcomed by merchants and shoppers on Wednesday. The measure el ...
|Rapeseed biofuel produces more greenhouse gas than oil or pe|
| Rapeseed biofuel produces more greenhouse gas than oil or petrol |
A renewable energy source designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions is contributing more to global warming than fossil fuels, a study suggests. Measurements of emissions from the burning of biofuels derived from rapeseed and ...
|Damage to the planet is already inevitable|
| Damage to the planet is already inevitable |
Climate change is so far advanced that serious damage to the environment is inevitable, scientists told a conference yesterday.(September 18, 2007)Action to limit the impact can only make the difference between moderate and severe damage rather tha ...
|Donald Trump to build on UK conservation site!|
| I was just sent this by a friend in the RSPB (Royal Society for the Protection of Birds). I think this cause needs some international awareness! |
If Donald Trump can get away with building golf courses on a SSSI, money can buy anything and conservation stands for nothing.
NB: A SSSI is ...
|100,000 March, 200 Arrested in Dramatic Mass Die-In|
| 100,000 March Against Iraq War in Washington, 200 Arrested in Dramatic Mass Die-In |
Yesterday, nearly 100,000 people -- led by anti-war Iraq veterans, military families and others -- marched from the White House to the Capitol in Washington, D.C. to demand an immediate end to the occupation ...
|Harbor seals to help determine effect of eating tainted fish|
|Cool Places to Go :)|
|I am fed up with work, and am applying for a new job :D I can't face another Friday night indoors! :cry: On the application form for one job, it asks where in the world I would be prepared to work. However, it will only let you pick a maximum of 20 locations. So, where are the best places t ...|
|Hello Again, Everyone!|
|Hello to all. I just wanted to let you all know I did not forget about this place. I have been a bit busy lately, but I am definitely going to start posting more. How have all of you been? Do any of you have anything new to share? It certainly has been a while. ...|
|Ok, I'm seeing conflicting news reports about these protests/riots... What on earth is going on? On the evening news, it said that the protestors were "Communists, Anarchists and Environmentalists." :o Then there was some footage of a support protest in the UK, with nice old ladie ...|
|Massacre at Virginia Tech|
|Now the story is in top headlines, so I will not repost it here. What do you think about this tragedy, how such things can be prevented? ...|
|Views on European Union|
|Got an interesting question from a Journal I read, and I thought it would make a good discussion topic :) : The European Union is 50 years old. Is this a cause for celebration? Or do you think the EU has had a bad effect on the continent, its politics and its economy? So what do you guys t ...|
|Pope is warned of a green Antichrist|
| OK, I'm not normally a Times reader, but they've had a few interesting articles lately: This one really raised my eye-brows. I don't know whether to laugh or cry!|
I thought this would be an interesting topic, especially for those christian vegans on the site. :D
Quote: Pope is warned ...
|Call to ban McDonald's!|
| Quote: Prince Charles calls for 'ban' on McDonald's |
The Prince of Wales threw his weight into the debate about healthy eating today and told a nutritionist that the “key” was to ban McDonald’s fast food restaurants.
The controversial remarks were made as the Prince was in Abu Dhabi at ...
|Partly in response to another thread on here, and partly in response to a few magazine articles I read recently, I got to wondering what activities we can get involved in to promote animal rights and other environmental and social issues? Obviously we acheive a fair amount by being vegan, and a few ...|
|Happy Valentine Day|
|Just wish everyone a Happy Valentine Day! A little late but still :) :love9: ...|
|Are you straight edge and what do you think about it? www.vegansxe.com ...|
|Why the bible is not a good historical/scientific source|
|OK, I'm not intending to offend any religious types here. I'm just a bit worried about the way the bible has been used a few times as a historical and scientific source. As someone who has studied science and history in a largely secular education system, I'ld like to outline why this alarms me! Th ...|
|Climate insurance urged for poor|
| Climate insurance urged for poor |
Insurance schemes would deliver financial support much quicker
The UN wants insurance companies to help protect the world's poor against the impacts of climate change.
Insurance-based schemes could make money available to affected communities muc ...
|Study hopeful for world's forests|
| A new technique for measuring the state of the world's forests shows the future may not be as bad as previously feared.|
An international team of researchers say its Forest Identity study suggests the world could be approaching a "turning point" from deforestation.
The study me ...
| Sure thing. Although posting a new thread everyday keeps the old threads out of the page, don't you think?|
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| Umberto Eco:|
'I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had an underlying truth.'
|UN tries to heal religious divide|
| UN Secretary General Kofi Annan will be presented with a plan of action on Monday to ease increasing polarisation of Muslim and Western societies.|
The report is by a group of prominent international figures, including Anglican Archbishop Desmond Tutu and ex-Iranian president Mohammad Khatami. ...
|Amazon Supports CockFighting|
| Amazon Supports Cockfighting |
Actually, I had no idea what 'cockfighting' even was. I had to look it up:
"Roosters raised for fighting are often confined to tiny cages and tormented to make them aggressive. Cockfighters feed “gamecocks” a steady diet of stimulants and blood clotti ...
|A note about Amazon|
|It's okay WarChild, and I'm sorry. I got out of hand. :( ...|
|Two guys and a union worker were fishing on a lake one day, when Jesus walked across the water and joined them in the boat. When the three astonished men had settled down enough to speak, the first guy asked humbly, "Jesus, I've suffered from back pain ever since I took shrapnel in the Vietnam ...|