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Chasing Ice

20 Nov , 2016   Video

"CHASING ICE" captures largest glacier calving ever filmed. Here's the official video. … [Read the rest]

cityscapes,Zero Waste

Thoughts on packaging recovery in California and beyond

1 Nov , 2016  

Everyone's talking and cramming for the elections here in the U.S. And well, they should.

This is something that isn't on the ballot, and I gave the presentation years and years ago, but it's still relevant.… [Read the rest]

technology

Energy By The Numbers: An Energy Revolution

21 Oct , 2016   Video

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released a new report that highlights the accelerated deployment of five clean energy technologies:

  • wind turbines
  • solar technologies for both utility-scale and distributed photovoltaic (PV)
  • electric vehicles (EVs) and
  • light-emitting diodes (LEDs)

The report, Revolution…Now, was announced by Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz during a discussion at The Atlantic’s Washington Ideas Forum.… [Read the rest]

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technology

Join the fight against climate change with Mission Innovation

20 Oct , 2016   Video

Join the Department of Energy, President Obama and 19 world leaders, and 28 investors from 10 countries in accelerating the transition to a clean energy economy. The innovation culture needs you.… [Read the rest]

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cityscapes,events,Urban Farming

Growing Power’s National-International Urban and Small Farm’s Conference

20 Sep , 2016  

Get ready for Growing Power's conference:

The Growing Food and Justice for All's
Intensive Leadership and Facilitator Training (ILFT)

Growing Power's National- International Urban and Small Farms Conference
Pre-Conference Training
November 16 -18 , 2016
Growing Power Warehouse

Designed to build a community of leaders and provide intensive training and dialogue for participants to facilitate anti-racist food justice in their own programs and communities.… [Read the rest]

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affordablility,cityscapes,events,Urban Farming

Growing Food and Farmers: Best practices in growing, distribution and community building

18 Sep , 2016  

Growing Power's National International Urban and Small Farms Conference "Lets Scale it Up! Growing Food and Farmers: Best practices in growing, distribution and community building" will be from November 18-20, 2016 at the Growing Power Warehouse 13111 W.… [Read the rest]

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Business Models,cityscapes,Homesteading,ideas & concepts,technology

Living Buildings: Thinking Outside the Pipe and other resources

13 Sep , 2016   Video

livingbuildingchallengeIf you live in any area that's prone to drought, you are already thinking about how to manage water. Here are some creative ways that others have come up with to meet the challenge of preserving water.… [Read the rest]

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technology,Zero Waste

Congratulations to Banka BioLoo!

12 Sep , 2016  

We were happy to hear that Banka BioLoo has been elected as the private sector representative to the Steering Committee of Sanitation and Water for All! Let's keep going.

http://sanitationandwaterforall.org/news/sanjay-banka-is-elected-first-private-sector-representative-of-swa-steering-committee/

We wish you the best on your sanitizing journey.… [Read the rest]

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affordablility,Business Models,cityscapes,events,Zero Waste

The 500th Street Store and more!

12 Sep , 2016  

In just 2.5 years the Street Store has helped 500 events to connect the "haves" and "have nots" in a humanistic way, all around the world. And now there's more. On 25 September from 10:30am to 15:30, the co-founders will be at The Salesian Institute, 2 Somerset Road once again to announce their new project.… [Read the rest]

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