Articles Tagged with the word ‘use’

 

Enough

 
 

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25 Nov 2008

 

We know that our current high levels of materialism are having a hugeimpact on the planet but we continue to produce and consume more thanwe could ever possibly need, use or enjoy.

 

Coral Reef Alliance

 
 

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17 Jun 2008

 

The Coral Reef Alliance, CORAL, is a member-supported, non-profit organisation, dedicated to keeping reefs alive.

 

Positive Action

 
 

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31 May 2008

 

Positive Actions gives insights into education from Be The Change contributer James Dakin and eco-living from a couple on the Shetlands.

 

1st International Hemp Building Seminar

 
 

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31 Mar 2008

 


 

Time to Go Beyond GDP

 
 

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05 Mar 2008

 

The European Commission is to present a comprehensive strategy to move beyond Gross Domestic Product.

 

Higher Nature

 
 

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02 Aug 2006

 

Higher Nature provides a large range of food supliments for good health and well-being. We are working with them through an affiliate programme because of their commitment to health and nutrition through a range of ethically prooduced and traded goods.

 

Climate Change

 
 

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07 Jun 2006

 

The issue of climate change was high on the agenda at the State of London Debate, organised by the Mayor's office and attended by thousands of London citizens.

 

High Ham is Top Straw

 
 

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07 Jun 2006

 

A brand new classroom with straw bale walls will soon be in use by thechildren of High Ham CE Primary School, near Langport in Somerset. Theeco' classroom, the first to be built in Somerset, uses the latest insustainable building methods.

 

Climate Change Cities Collaborate

 
 

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31 May 2006

 

The issue of climate change was high on the agenda at the State ofLondon Debate, organised by the Mayor's office and attended bythousands of London citizens.

 

Awarding Real Ingenuity

 
 

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31 May 2006

 

The Eurosolar Awards pay tribute to those that have created inspiring projects and have given outstanding service to the promotion of renewable energy.

 

Hemp's Growing

 
 

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07 Mar 2006

 

Californian officials are attempting to pass a bill, which would give farmers in the State, the right to grow hemp as a crop.

 

Winds of Change

 
 

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19 Dec 2005

 

The World's only Minister for Renewable Energy, Vilas Muttemwar, Honourable Minister for Non Conventional Energy Sources in India, has received 2005's World Wind Energy Award for all his outstanding achievements in pursuing policies to encourage the use of wind energy.

 

Why Nuclear is Not the Answer

 
 

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19 Dec 2005

 

Nuclear power looked dead its credibility in tatters after years of cost overruns and safety fears, unanswered questions about radioactive waste and the use of many countries' civilian nuclear programmes to make weapons.

 

Hemp Salon in Brittany

 
 

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29 Jun 2005

 

All the amazing things that can be done with hemp were on show at the 7th Spring Salon du Chanvre, at Noyal-sur-Vilaine in Britanny. Building materials, clothes, oils, soaps and salves, all sorts of foods including flour and beer, and hemp sandals and welly boots.

 

Take a Vacation from Your Car!

 
 

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28 Feb 2005

 

Slowing down in Werfenweng, a model community for car-free tourism in the Austrian Alps.

 

Eco Transport in the Austrian Alps

 
 

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29 Dec 2004

 

Imagine going on your holidays to the Austrian Alps and only needing one key to guarantee unlimited mobility and the use of over twenty different modes of transport: electric cars, E-scooters, E-fun-riders, bicycles and horse carriages, mostly running on sustainable wind and solar energy. With its Sanfte Mobilitat scheme, the town of Werfenweng has become a model for car-free...

 

EU Organic Schools

 
 

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29 Feb 2004

 

In Italy there are over 300 organic school meals schemes since a law was passed in 1999 to promote the use of high quality and organic produce.

 

The Hidden Connections A Science for Sustainable Living A Review by Rory Spowers

 
 

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30 Sep 2002

 

The publication of a book by Fritjof Capra is always a landmark event and The Hidden Connections is no exception, combining social theory with cutting edge insights from the study of biological systems to present a coherent overview of the clash between ecology and economics at the start of the twenty first century.

 

Children Challenge Governments

 
 

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30 Jun 2002

 

They also challenged the people of the world not to buy products that cause pollution, to live simply and use only what you need, reduce, reuse, recycle and compost, reduce the number of factories and cars, listen to each other especially children.

 

Green Plan for London

 
 

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30 Jun 2002

 

The London Plan will require the use of renewable energy in big developments; a big increase in the provision of solar energy technology where technically feasible and wider use of green roofs planted on top of buildings.