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Clean-Energy Jobs Surpass Oil Drilling for First Time in U.S. - Bloomberg

The number of U.S. jobs in solar energy overtook those in oil and natural gas extraction for the first time last year, helping drive a global surge in employment in the clean-energy business as fossil-fuel companies faltered.Employment in the U.S.

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Oil

5 Goals for Good Health

Developing and maintaining good health need not be difficult. Take steps to achieve these goals that will be the basis of a healthy eating plan and pave the way to better health in the long term.  741 more words

Healthier Choices

Future of Sustainability

The first wave-produced electricity in the United States went online in Hawaii just over a week ago. Some estimate the ocean’s endless motion will create enough power to meet a quarter of America’s energy needs. 240 more words

Green Living

Soap Making: Galaxy Soap

How To Make Soap: Galaxy Soap

Ingredients:

*Pyrex Measuring Jug (500ml to 1 litre ones are the best);
*Long handled spoon (do not use wood but stainless steel is best); 333 more words

DIY

Sustainable Company Makes Building Blocks Out of Recycled Plastic Waste

Plastic waste is everywhere. It is on our streets, in our water systems, our forests and our oceans. Wouldn’t it be great if we had a way to put it to work for us?

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Plastic

3D Solar Panel Towers Increase Energy Output up to 20 Times

MIT scientists have increased power output with 3D solar panels towers from double, up to 20 times the energy as traditional solar panels. Solar is one of the more accessible forms of energy available to the average consumer looking to go off-grid.

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Power

Sustainability by Default: Making Doing Good the Easiest Choice | Sustainable Brands

Let me give you a simple example of making sustainability the easiest choice. Watching people use all those paper towels at public restrooms when electric hand dryers are an option, so the new terminal at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) caught my attention: The hand dryers are right next to the sink, clearly visible, while the towels are on the other side of the wall.

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Inspiring