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Keep your electronics out of the trash

Keep your electronics out of the trash

Thatcher Michelsen January 30, 2012 0

Most people know they shouldn't throw computers in the trash, but many don't know why

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Making the world greener one label at a time

Making the world greener one label at a time

Thatcher Michelsen January 27, 2012 0

When it comes to reducing carbon emissions, every detail counts

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USDA makes funding available for rural renewable energy development

USDA makes funding available for rural renewable energy development

Thatcher Michelsen January 26, 2012 0

President Obama has asked for most of America's electricity to come from clean sources by 2035 with help from rural development energy programs

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In case you missed it: Energy, environment issues addressed in SOTU

In case you missed it: Energy, environment issues addressed in SOTU

Thatcher Michelsen January 25, 2012 0

Obama stressed that the United States has become significantly more reliant on domestic energy sources

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Is seaweed a legitimate source of renewable energy?

Is seaweed a legitimate source of renewable energy?

Thatcher Michelsen January 24, 2012 1

A group of scientists were able to produce ethanol from the sugars in seaweed, but is it more efficient than other biofuels

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Creating a greener Habitat for those in need

Creating a greener Habitat for those in need

Thatcher Michelsen January 23, 2012 0

Habitat is focused on doing its part to help the less fortunate and the environment at the same time

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Get healthy by going green: Change your exercise routine

Get healthy by going green: Change your exercise routine

Thatcher Michelsen January 20, 2012 0

If you make your workout a greener one, the benefits you'll receive go far beyond better physical condition

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Get healthy by going green: Eat better and smarter with local produce

Get healthy by going green: Eat better and smarter with local produce

Thatcher Michelsen January 19, 2012 0

The ultimate way to go green is to combine improving your health and reducing your impact on the environment

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Breaking down corporations’ largest impact on the environment

Breaking down corporations’ largest impact on the environment

Thatcher Michelsen January 18, 2012 0

Even though a company may be producing an environmentally friendly product, it might have already left a bigger carbon footprint than you'd think

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Can pouring water into a volcano create usable energy?

Can pouring water into a volcano create usable energy?

Thatcher Michelsen January 17, 2012 0

Alternative renewable energy is a hot topic in Oregon, where geothermal energy developers have devised a plan to capture the power of volcanic heat and turn it into a usable resource

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