Last year, Earth Day took some heat by online green scorekeepers, but this year—the celebration’s 40th—it’s reasserting its prominence.
Monthly Archives: September 2009
Compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs), though far more energy efficient than their incandescent forbears, leave a lot to be desired.
Dear EarthTalk: As I understand it, hair salons are pretty toxic enterprises on many counts. Are there any efforts underway to green up that industry?
Dear EarthTalk: Not long ago there were concerns about honey bees disappearing. Are the bees still disappearing, and if so do we know why and do we have a solution?
Querido DiálogoEcológico: ¿Cómo puedo dar buen uso al agua de lluvia que se escurre de mi techo a las canaletas?
Querido DiálogoEcológico: Oí que se está usando cabras para prevenir algunos de esos fuegos catastróficos que parecen suceder cada vez más. ¿Es verdad?
Is This the End for Coal? Momentum is building to block new coal-fired power plants and end mountaintop removal mining. Is there enough political will to make the break?
Rural residents, college activists, mainstream environmental groups & eco-celebrities are joining forces to fight new coal plants…