Archive for March, 2013

Your Green Internet

03.25.2013 · Posted in Uncategorized

    Can you be green while surfing the web? You can by reading this blog! This is website is hosted by hostgater.com, which uses green power by buying Renewable Energy Credits or RECs. These can be used to pay wind farms to generate renewable energy on the behalf of Host Gater. Host Gater can ...

Sustainability Across the Pond

03.14.2013 · Posted in Uncategorized

I recently spent my spring break in Ireland with the Ireland Learning Community. When we were not visiting historical political and literary sites we had time to ourselves to explore and see things that interest us. Of course I noticed everything with my environmentally friendly sustainable eye, and I was happily surprised. I noticed a ...

Forward on climate, forward on the streets

03.12.2013 · Posted in Uncategorized

  On February 17th, 2013, approximately 40,000 people gathered on the mall in Washington D.C., coming from over 30 states, in order to protest the pending keystone XL pipeline. The pipeline is proposed to be 1,179-miles long, running from Southwestern Canada to Texas refineries. The KXL would be run by TransCanada, a leading North American ...