The Nanyang Technology University announced June 3 that it has formed a multi-disciplinary energy research center to research complex energy-related issues. The Energy Research Institute will be a venue for scientists to assemble and exchange ideas across various disciplines.
Managers looking for practical and economical ways to be environmentally responsible don’t have to look any further than their desktop. Buying pre-owned office furniture is energy efficient, cost-effective and improves employee morale. In some cases, it’s possible to upgrade to higher quality used furniture for the same price or less than the cost for lower-grade new furniture.
One man’s faux pas is another man’s fashion.
Before you throw away your grunge-era flannel shirt, consider this: each year one company creates seasonal collections of apparel and accessories, all made from the likes of flannel shirts and other old trends.
It seems like everyone is trying to live a greener lifestyle these days. One of the best ways to reduce your carbon footprint is through locally-sourced food. Not only does this reduce the amount of energy needed to preserve, package, and ship food long distances, but it also supports your local economy.
So I’m laid out on the couch reading – at least attempting- Ulysses, James Joyce’s masterpiece, which runs between 644 to 1000 pages depending on your version. Mine ends at 732, a daunting number complicated only by the author’s supernatural use of language and literary technique (how many languages can you speak Joyce?).
Attention: All New or Expectant Moms! Have you heard about IsaBooties? As seen on MSNBC, the Ellen Degeneres Show and Parenting magazine (just to name a few), these are the newest trend in eco-friendly soft sole baby shoes.
As we begin to get into the groove of summer, we anticipate all of the things this season brings along with it. From ball games to beach trips, summer holds something special for everyone. There is one activity that most people will be taking part in, and that is the summer picnic.
A report released June 3 by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Sustainable Energy Finance Initiative states that $117 billion was invested in renewable energy projects, including geothermal, wind, solar and biofuels, in 2008. This is a five percent increase since 2007, mostly attributable to emerging economies such as China and Brazil.
Pangea Organics' promise is integrity of its philosophy, product, performance, practices, principles, people and planet. We only have one body and one planet. Therefore, Pangea picks the best ingredients to satisfy both.
Australian Victoria Secret “Angel,” Miranda Kerr appears “au natural” on the cover of Rolling Stone’s inaugural Green Issue.