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Spreading Green Awareness Starts With Green Education

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In today's rapidly advancing times, there are many people who may feel that the technological march of progress is happening too quickly. Many students who are becoming environmentally aware can see the side effects of such rapid expansion in their own countries, or in others through travel and exchange programs. No matter the location, however, the progression of digital information and immediate industrialization can be seen the world over.

Solar Company Provides Installations For Low-Income Families

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Lend a helping hand to less fortunate communities and they will repay you twice over. With this motto in mind, a group of enthusiast and benevolent volunteers working for Grid Alternatives, a non profit organization based in California, are installing solar panels for low-income home owners on both coasts.

Solar panels: A cost-efficient and sustainable energy source

Make Your Home Greener With These Fun Life Hacks

Life hacks are really any kind of little trick you can use to get something done more quickly and easily. Often they will refer to ways you can save time, but alternatively they might show you how to save money, how to live more healthily, or in this case how to save energy and be greener.

The thing that makes life hacks so great in any case, is the fact that they are quick and fun, which in means you'll be more likely to actually use them, and means that you can enjoy great results without having to put in that much time or effort of your own.

6 Steps to Make Your House Eco-Friendly for a Greener Tomorrow

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Mankind’s dependence on fossil fuels has had an adverse effect on the environment. Global warming is a major concern threatening the existence of life on this planet. If you want a greener tomorrow for your children the time to act is now. Each one of us is responsible for the future. If you’re going to have an impact on the environment, make it a positive one. A green home can reduce your carbon footprint considerably. Here are a few things you can do to make your house green.

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Top 10 Online Green MBA Programs

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The Green MBA has become more popular among those who hope to incorporate sustainability into business practices. Many top educational institutions have caught on to this societal demand and include the Green MBA as one of their options. These schools have become known for their quality business programs that incorporate sustainability.

1. Babson College F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business

How Green MBA's Are Changing The World

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Right now, experts in the arenas of business and climate change might say that environmentally friendly business is not changing anything. This is because there are too few corporations willing to commit to change. Much is being said, but platitudes must progress to action if the environment is going to recover. University courses in business focusing on sustainability are not yet having the desired impact, but there is plenty of opportunity to make great strides towards reversing the situation. Will a green MBA make a difference to any business students out there?

5 Ways that you can demonstrate your green credentials when it comes to heating your home

One in five British homes exist in a state of fuel poverty, meaning they spend more than 10% of their income on heating their homes in winter. Even colder northern European countries like Finland experience lower fuel poverty levels, where only 1 in 7 homes live in such a state.

Australia Torn up between Progress and Controversy Regarding Green Living

As climate change becomes an ever more palpable reality around the world, both policymakers and communities feel the need to address the issue with all its complexities. This certainly holds true in Australia, where it seems that current lifestyle trends are not always aligned with political decisions – at least if we are to judge by the latest ecology news. On the one hand, one of Australia’s biggest cities has seen an improvement in its e-recycling activities, while, on the other, a controversial construction project, intensely contested by the community, has finally been initiated.

How to Choose Eco-Friendly Bedsheets?

Most of the people wake up in the morning feeling exhausted, itchy and lethargic. Poor quality beds and bedding products tend to make people feel exhausted and sick. People tend to spend one-third of their lives in bed and therefore it is important to buy proper bed sheets and bed products. The right sheets and blankets provide comfort, coziness and warmth. Buying Eco-friendly bedding is undoubtedly a perfect investment. Most people who suffer from allergies and skin disorders benefit largely by choosing organic and eco-friendly bed sheets.

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