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Ecotourism on the rise in United States

Ecotourism on the rise in United States

Thatcher Michelsen March 30, 2012 0

More and more travelers have been jumping onboard with a new, green way to travel called ecotourism

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Mushroom-based packages an eco-friendly alternative to plastic

Mushroom-based packages an eco-friendly alternative to plastic

Thatcher Michelsen March 29, 2012 1

Using what are essentially the roots of mushrooms, two former RPI students came up with biodegradable packaging blocks that are gaining popularity

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GM the first vehicle manufacturer to label cars with environmental impact info

GM the first vehicle manufacturer to label cars with environmental impact info

Thatcher Michelsen March 26, 2012 0

Car manufacturers are starting to understand that the number of green consumers is escalating every day

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Alaska’s wildlife faces multiple drilling projects that could destroy eco-systems

Alaska’s wildlife faces multiple drilling projects that could destroy eco-systems

Thatcher Michelsen March 23, 2012 0

The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is home to an array of wildlife and whole lot of oil

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Mayor Bloomberg looks to make a greener Big Apple

Mayor Bloomberg looks to make a greener Big Apple

Thatcher Michelsen March 21, 2012 0

New York City produces 10,000 tons of trash every day, and only recycles an "anemic" 15 percent of it

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Oregon’s ‘Electric Highway’ sets the pace for electric vehicle accommodation

Oregon’s ‘Electric Highway’ sets the pace for electric vehicle accommodation

Thatcher Michelsen March 20, 2012 0

America may be finally reaching the point where demand for battery-powered cars drives increased production of corresponding accommodations

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Report: Scotland on pace for 100 percent reliance on renewable energy by 2020

Report: Scotland on pace for 100 percent reliance on renewable energy by 2020

Thatcher Michelsen March 19, 2012 0

The Scottish Government invested $29 million in wave and tidal power plants last November

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Popularity and availability of fuel-efficient cars up in 2012

Popularity and availability of fuel-efficient cars up in 2012

Thatcher Michelsen March 16, 2012 0

Drivers all over the world have been looking for green energy sources that are not only more cost effective

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Carbon emissions linked to increase in childhood asthma cases

Carbon emissions linked to increase in childhood asthma cases

Thatcher Michelsen March 15, 2012 0

The number of childhood asthma cases has doubled since 1980, and is the leading cause of school absenteeism

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Globally recognized environmentalist fighting to protect Congo Basin

Globally recognized environmentalist fighting to protect Congo Basin

Thatcher Michelsen March 14, 2012 0

Marc Ona Essangui co-founded Brainforest to protect the natural resources of the Ivindo National Park in Gabon

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