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Alternative Fuel and Transportation

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Fueling a Biodiesel Nation

Published on October 16th, 2007 | by Stephanie Evans

The year was 1996, and I was a college student on a semester abroad in Europe studying agriculture and energy—the two cornerstones of American society.  While working on a small organic farm in former East Germany, [&hellip... Read More


Alternative Energy

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Solar Energy and Photovoltaics: A Primer

Published on October 16th, 2007 | by Stephanie Evans

Among the most promising technologies that we have in the effort to fight global warming is photovoltaics, or PV.  PV technology employs silicon to produce a voltage when encountering light.  Solar electric power systems have gained [&hellip... Read More


Green Home Decor

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Energy Efficient Lighting

Published on October 15th, 2007 | by Stephanie Evans

Energy efficient lighting is one of the five key elements of the Green Building Rating System from The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED).  Green remodeling with window placement is one way to achieve sustainability.  [&hellip... Read More


Work and the Office

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The Many Benefits of Telecommuting

Published on October 14th, 2007 | by Stephanie Evans

More and more green businesses are encouraging telecommuting and there are a great many reasons why.  Telecommuting not only saves the earth by decreasing transportation-based greenhouse gases, but also provides employees a peaceful place to complete key [&hellip... Read More


Fashion & Beauty

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Why is Eco Beauty So Important?

Published on October 14th, 2007 | by Stephanie Evans

If you can’t run to the store for a gallon of milk without donning full makeup, then you may want to take a close look at eco beauty products.  All natural beauty products are important because: [&hellip... Read More


Health and Fitness

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Shopping for All Natural Health Products

Published on October 14th, 2007 | by Stephanie Evans

There are many all natural health products on the market today, and it is sometimes hard to tell the "snake oil" from the truly beneficial products. Before purchasing any "miracle herbal cures" be sure to do [&hellip... Read More


Health and Fitness

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Homeopathic Cancer Treatments

Published on October 14th, 2007 | by Stephanie Evans

Homeopathics are divided on the subject of cancer treatment—some feel that cancer treatment is beyond the scope of homeopathic medicine while others claim statistics that would make any oncologist envious. Most homeopathic cancer treatments are offered [&hellip... Read More


Health and Fitness

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Herbal Acne Remedies

Published on October 14th, 2007 | by Stephanie Evans

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The teenage years are tough times, especially for teens with acne.  Traditional acne treatment methods include taking Tetracycline, which can be very harsh on the stomach. Teens who are committed to green living, or have parents [&hellip... Read More


Alternative Fuel and Transportation

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Hydrogen Fuel Cells

Published on October 12th, 2007 | by Stephanie Evans

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The concept behind fuel cells has been around since 1839, but the first working fuel cell wasn’t built until 1843 when Sir William Robert Grove undertook the project.  Fuel cells work much like a battery, in that [&hellip... Read More


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