Posts by tag: climate change

Eco Friendly April 10, 2019 posted by

ULEZ – say goodbye to emissions in London

Part of many cities fight against emissions involve areas of the city where they enforce low emissions from cars. This means that only those that pass current emission standards can drive in those zones or incur a fine. London has recently taken steps to institute one of the toughest with the ULEZ, Ultra Low Emissions Zone.

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ULEZ – say goodbye to emissions in London
Eco Friendly April 4, 2019 posted by

China On Climate Change – they’ve got a long road ahead but they’re making real change

When we talk about climate change, there are a few “bad actors” on the global stage that get mentioned a lot. One of them is China and honestly, they don’t deserve it. Although they are responsible for a good deal of carbon emissions, they’re really cleaning up their act and more importantly, climate change is everyone’s problem.

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China On Climate Change – they’ve got a long road ahead but they’re making real change
Eco Friendly April 2, 2019 posted by

Natural Forests as Carbon Captures – this does not mean more farming

More green spaces, in general, make for better climate outcomes. More trees and plants to clean out the air and bonus, large green spaces create other favorable outcomes for humanities. But it’s important to keep something in mind about this. Not all green spaces are the same and for the biggest impact, we need native trees, not just. . . plants. Especially not just one type of plant.

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Natural Forests as Carbon Captures – this does not mean more farming
Eco Friendly March 27, 2019 posted by

Moderation Goes A Long Way – in fighting climate change, small changes can really help

There are a lot of articles out there about what drastic changes you should make in your personal life to fight against climate change. Stop eating meat! Never fly again! Insert very dramatic course of action here! In case you were wondering, making small changes where you can is ok too. This article goes over some of the common bits of advice and gives some perspective.

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Moderation Goes A Long Way – in fighting climate change, small changes can really help
Eco Friendly March 21, 2019 posted by

California Hits 33% Renewable – the state makes it’s goal of a third before 2020

Locations around the world are making moves toward more sustainable energy solutions. Slowly but surely, everyone is jumping on this bandwagon which makes sense since the alternative is. . . not good. Although there’s still a whole lot of work to be done, it’s good to celebrate the successes! California has met its goal of being 33% renewable and it did it early.

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California Hits 33% Renewable – the state makes it’s goal of a third before 2020