Tag: Dreams of the Planet

Organic Farming Study Results

Organic Farming Trumps Conventional Farming in 30-Year Study, Big Time! (via Planetsave)   Here’s some good news for you organic addicts: a 30-year, side-by-side farming study has found that organic farming methods at Pennsylvania’s Rodale Institute beat conventional farming methods in every category.…

Vertical Farming

Vertical, Hydroponic Farming the Future of Farming? (via Clean Technica)  This interesting piece below is on a topic we don’t cover much here on CleanTechnica — farming (in particular, vertical and hydroponic farming) — but it seems like a good…

Affordable Biofuel

Food Waste Could Create Hydrogen Fuel (via Gas 2.0) The world of the 21st century faces some incredibly daunting challenges that, unless dealt with soon, may eventually reach the point of no return. Overpopulation, water shortages, and climate change is…

Corporate Lessons Learned

10 Lessons from 11 Business Sustainability Journeys (via Global Warming is Real) There are many valuable lessons to be learned by reviewing the ways companies relate to sustainability. An increasing number of companies around the world are engaging major sustainability…

Sustainability’s Neglected Frontier

Sustainability’The Young and the Entrepreneurial (via Ecopreneurist) This post by Andrea Learned was originally published on April 9, 2012 on HuffingtonPost  Where should we be looking for sustainable business change today? Perhaps it should not be toward the usual corporate suspects,…

An Act of Green

Get Schooled on Sustainability, Add an Act of Green (via sustainablog) Via SpringofSustainability.com, presented by The Shift Network and Sustainable World Coalition. By Peggy Duvette One billion is a big number. But it’s not unreachable. Earth Day Network is collecting…

1,400 miles on Nothing but Hydrogen

Hydrogen Hyundais Cross Europe, Longest Hydrogen Journey Ever (via Gas 2.0) As an alternative to oil, hydrogen seems so promising, and yet so impossible. The only emissions from hydrogen fuel cells is water. Alas, the expense and lack of infrastructure…

Universe in a Sphere

Universe in a Sphere (via redOrbit) Universe in a Sphere Our entire observable universe is inside this sphere, with a radius 13.3 billion light years, with us at the center. Space continues outside the sphere, but an opaque glowing wall…

Calculating Your Water Footprint

The Importance of Calculating Your Water Footprint (via sustainablog) If you consider yourself eco-minded, then you’re probably comfortable bandying about words like carbon footprint, solar panels and electric cars. “Water footprint” should be part of your green vocabulary as well.…