Weekly Pic

Some impressions of our planet

27 Nov , 2016   Video

We've only got one. Give thanks. Spread the planet love.… [Read the rest]

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Weekly Pic

Chasing Ice

20 Nov , 2016   Video

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

What’s at stake? Matt Damon explores the Extreme Realities of climate change

2 Dec , 2015  

You already know that climate change is a problem. But have you seen Extreme Realities?

Actor Matt Damon hosts and narrates this episode of Journey to Planet Earth, which explores the link between extreme weather, climate change, and threats to national security.… [Read the rest]

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events

Get ready for Planet and People – June 29 to July 2, 2015

18 Nov , 2014  

The 8th World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC) is scheduled to convene next summer, from June 29 to July 2, in Gothenburg, Sweden. WEEC is an international group focused on education for environment and sustainable development.

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Circular Economy,cityscapes,Zero Waste

healthy soil = healthy planet

29 Sep , 2014  

Here is a photo snapped at the People's Climate March in NYC - 2014. #PeoplesClimate #climate #compost #wastenot

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Business Models,ideas & concepts,tools

Holistic Sustainability Thinking and Doing with Models and Data

18 Sep , 2014  

The word “sustainability” has been trending for almost ten years, and while the concepts of environmental and social change are finally taking hold in households and boardrooms, many of the proposed solutions to climate change, Nitrogen and Phosphorus depletion, pollution and disparities in human well-being have yet to be implemented.

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new products,technology,tools

5 New Big Data Initiatives on Climate Change and the New Economy

5 Sep , 2014  

As scientists and industry generate more data about systems--cities, supply chains and ecologies--they also develop new tools that help us create information and knowledge out of that data. On Wednesday, the UN Climate Summit's Secretary-General announced the winners of their Big Data Climate Challenge. #resourcedepletion #bigdata #solidwaste #food

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