Communities Co-Evolving Toward Resilience

Communities Co-Evolving Toward Resilience By Greg Wendt, CFP, Stakeholders Capital; founder, Green Economy Think Tank “The road from here to sustainable, resilient cities and regions is hardly a straight one — there’s no one-size-fits-all recipe for success. Infrastructure, politics and finances — not to mention the uniqueness of resources, geography …

ECO Logic: Sustainable Development in the European Union – 2013 Eurostat Monitoring Report

ECOLOGIC NEWSLETTER NO 136 – JANUARY 2014   Contents: 1.      Sustainable Development in the European Union – 2013 Eurostat Monitoring Report 2.      Learning for Sustainable Agriculture: Urban Gardening in Berlin – Publication 3.      Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation on the German Coast – Publications 4.      Black Carbon Emissions from Kerosene Lamps – Publication 5.      Combating …

ScienceDaily: Top Environment News: Carbon storage recovers faster than plant biodiversity in re-growing tropical forests

ScienceDaily: Top Environment News   Carbon storage recovers faster than plant biodiversity in re-growing tropical forests Posted: 05 Nov 2013 04:46 PM PST A new study of re-growing tropical forests has concluded that plant biodiversity takes longer to recover than carbon storage following major disturbances such as clearance for farming. …

ScienceDaily: Top Environment News: New species of dolphin found in Australian waters

ScienceDaily: Top Environment News     New species of dolphin found in Australian waters Posted: 29 Oct 2013 11:30 AM PDT A species of humpback dolphin previously unknown to science is swimming in the waters off northern Australia, according to biologists. Thawing permafrost: The speed of coastal erosion in Eastern …

Science Daily: Scientists shut down reproductive ability, desire in pest insects

ScienceDaily: Top Environment News     Scientists shut down reproductive ability, desire in pest insects Posted: 26 Aug 2013 03:29 PM PDT Entomologists have identified a neuropeptide named natalisin that regulates the sexual activity and reproductive ability of insects. The finding may open new possibilities for environmentally friendly pest management. …

Alternative Energy: 10 Reasons Canada Needs to Rethink the Tar Sands

Alternative Energy 10 Reasons Canada Needs to Rethink the Tar Sands Net Metering: A Net Positive New “Artificial Leaf” Concept Could Blow Up Fuel Cell Market New DOE Secretary Ernest Moniz Gets Support From Cleantech & General Green Organizations Tesla Plans To Pay Off DOE Loan Early, Issues 2,703,027 Shares …

ScienceDaily: Top Environment News

Shark tooth weapons reveal missing shark species in Central Pacific islands Satellite tagging maps the secret migration of white sharks 2013 wintertime Arctic sea ice maximum fifth lowest on record Chimps: Ability to ‘think about thinking’ not limited to humans ‘A better path’ toward projecting, planning for rising seas on …

ScienceDaily: Top Environment News

Insect pests more plentiful in hotter parts of city than in cooler areas Poultry probiotic cuts its coat to beat bad bacteria New bone survey method could aid long-term survival of Arctic caribou How microbes survive at bare minimum: Archaea eat protein New evidence ancient asteroid caused global firestorm on …

ScienceDaily: Top Environment News: Scientists find origins of teamwork in our nearest relative the chimpanzee

ScienceDaily: Top Environment News Scientists find origins of teamwork in our nearest relative the chimpanzee Tourist-fed stingrays change their ways Slabs of ancient tectonic plate still lodged under California Skulls of early humans carry telltale signs of inbreeding Human microbe study provides insight into health, disease Petroleum use, greenhouse gas …

SB’13 Press Release

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    Contact: Jessica Appelgren Saatchi & Saatchi S 415.871-1662 [email protected]   Global Sustainable Brands Community Leaders to Gather in San Diego for Purpose-Driven Brand Innovation Conference   Sponsors, Speakers and Participants from Puma, Darden Restaurants, Target, Microsoft, Philips, Bloomberg, Coca-Cola Among 1,500 Gathering in San Diego, …