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Companies back away from renewable energy credits

Aside from Al Gore’s carbon offset green scheme, there is another environmental privilege method used that is said to help people reduce their carbon emissions: Renewable Energy Credits (RECs). 372 more words

Study: Electric cars and ethanol not better than gasoline

A surprising news story published by The Associated Press. A study just published Monday by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences states that electric cars might be doing more harm than good to the environment. 435 more words

Keystone XL pipeline: What environmentalists don't want you to know

ReasonTV has done a video outlining three reasons why the Keystone pipeline should be built. It also brings up some facts that have not been reported in the media and I am sure green groups don’t want to be known. 125 more words

Six products for your Christmas list care of NRDC

The National Resource Defense Council has made a list of six products that they recommend people avoid buying associating the products they decry as contributing deforestation in Latin America and (you guessed it) global warming because each of the items involves lots of carbon emissions to produce them. 169 more words

Chinese billionaire seeks to build electric cars

In the tradition of Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk, Chinese IT billionaire Jia Yeuting has announced he is developing an electric car that he would like to manufacture in China. 216 more words

You've heard of "slow food"? Get ready for "slow medicine"

Like any other utopian movement, environmentalist groups use a variety of methods in order to make the case for their causes. In addition to using regular advertisements and political rallies, many will use shocking or provoking ads in order to get their point across. 360 more words

Green groups host summer camps to indoctrinate kids

Strike up the band! The cavalry is coming to save the day! The environmentalist news rag The Paper has a story in today’s edition detailing how the Center for Biological Diversity, Youth for Environmental Sanity (YES), Earthforce and a few other environmentalist groups are hosting summer camps on how to teach (read: indoctrinate) kids about environmental activism and all things necessary to save the planet. 487 more words