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A Win for the Planet | With Love, From Paris

The COP21 Summit produced an historic agreement between the world’s nations to reduce carbon emissions and fight climate change. If everyone follows through, it is a definite win for us and Mother Nature! 38 more words


Pierrefonds' Dirty Little Secret

Thanks to reporters like the Gazette’s Linda Gyulai the secret behind the Mafia owning Pierrefonds land is out – bet the Mayors didn’t want that one to come out. 208 more words

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Weekend Reading

We know that with high density development, such as the one in Pierrefonds, the removal of green spaces leads to sharp decreases in property values. Home owners closest to the new construction will take the greatest losses, about 20% or more of their equity.A $400,000 dollar home will lose about $80,000 of its value. 103 more words

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Coderre's Legacy of Destruction

Il s’agit de la plus grande destruction de terres agricoles dans la région métropolitaine depuis des décennies. De plus, la construction de plus de près de 6000 unités de logement dans un secteur très mal desservi par le transport en commun ne fera qu’aggraver les problèmes de congestion dans l’Ouest de l’île.

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Bee's Wrap

I was listening to Green Is Good on Stitcher the other day, as I often do during the workweek.  John Shegerian was interviewing Sarah Kaeck, founder of… 213 more words

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A garden on the 35th floor

At 20 Fenchurch Street, there is the beautiful Sky Garden.

After a quick security check parallel to that at the airport and a short ride up the elevator to the 35th floor, we arrive at one of London’s wide and light spaces with a breathtaking view of the city. 152 more words

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Green Habits that Keep Green in Your Pocket

It’s hard to get motivated to be “Green” when you see the prices of Hybrid cars, and green cleaning products, and recycled, post-consumerism goods. But what if you were told that by being green, you can keep a lot of green in your pocket? 562 more words