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New Biofuel Source Discovered:  Bacteria

New Biofuel Source Discovered: Bacteria

Researchers at the University of Texas at Austin in April unveiled a bacterium that produces cellulose and glucose that can be turned into ethanol and other biofuels. If production can be ramped up, the bacteria’s byproducts can be used in transportation as a substitute for oil and gas.

World Energy Use To Grow 44 Percent

World Energy Use To Grow 44 Percent

The Energy Information Administration announced May 27 that world energy consumption is expected to increase by 44 percent in the next 20 years. The agency, which is the independent statistical and analytical agency within the U.S.

Meadowlands Stadium Goes Green

Meadowlands Stadium Goes Green

The New York Giants, New York Jets and the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have joined to make the New Meadowlands Stadium one of the greenest sports venues come 2010.

Kashi: 7 Whole Grains on a Mission!

Kashi: 7 Whole Grains on a Mission!

Pre-packaged and pre-made food products are a staple in many American households. They are convenient, quick and tasty, but, often times hardly wholesome.
SCA Posts “Green Your School” Contest

SCA Posts “Green Your School” Contest

The Student Conservation Association, an environmental service organization for high school and college students, is sponsoring a national “Green Your School” contest for high school students.
You Want Me To Go Ware?

You Want Me To Go Ware?

To-Go Ware is a brand of reusable eating utensils that seeks to overcome the need for disposable cutlery and food containers.

Transition Pennsylvania - Gettin' on the Good Foot and Staying There

Transition Pennsylvania - Gettin' on the Good Foot and Staying There

If you’re new to the burgeoning US Green Movement now that the ‘fear and terrorist’-propaganda people have lurched back to private practice, visit Transition Pennsylvania , an online community network reinforcing the belief we can save the planet from savagery, crawl through this most tiny window of opportunity, and have an earth

Diaz Sports Vegan Shoes In Vogue

Diaz Sports Vegan Shoes In Vogue

The June issue of Vogue magazine features Cameron Diaz in a pair of 100 percent vegan sandals by olsenHaus .

Vogue decided to go green for its June 2009 edition

Scarlett Johansson Promotes Recycling, Fashion

Scarlett Johansson Promotes Recycling, Fashion

Scarlett Johansson, who has recently promoted a national campaign to encourage recycling of unused cell phones, has just been named the face of Mango fashion.

Although the fashion retailer has not made an apparent pledge to be eco-friendly, their new model has been linked with the Environmental Media Association, Oxfam and climate change in her causes.

Toyota Prius Sales Booming In Japan

Toyota Prius Sales Booming In Japan

Two weeks into the rollout of the third-generation Toyota Prius hybrid car in Japan, sales are surging, according to a top dealer in Japan, the Associated Press has reported.

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