Why is Denmark so successful at reducing food waste?

Why is Denmark so successful at reducing food waste?

treehugger.com 17 Jan '17, 5pm

Denmark is a superstar when it comes to cutting down on wasted food. In 2015 the Agriculture and Food Council announced that the country had reduced the amount of wasted food by 25 percent in five years . The public conversation about waste has been marvelously effective, and America should take notes. But taking notes would only go so far. If Jonathan Bloom’s assessment in an article for National Geographic is accurate, then Danish success in the area of food waste is firmly rooted in cultural differences, which would make it difficult for Americans to follow suit. Here’s a quick run-down on why Bloom, author of American Wasteland , think...

Obama is spending another $500 million to fight climate change before Trump can stop him.

grist.org 17 Jan '17, 9pm

Obama is spending another $500 million to fight climate change before Trump can stop him. The State Department announced Tuesday that it will...

Theresa May on Brexit: what she said and what it means

neweconomics.org 17 Jan '17, 5pm

When politicians talk about trade barriers, these days they are mostly not really talking about tariffs, as these have already been dramatica...

Battle Against the Bayou Bridge Pipeline Threatens to Become the Standing Rock of

desmogblog.com 17 Jan '17, 1pm
Battle Against the Bayou Bridge Pipeline Threatens to Become the Standing Rock of

made international news last year when security working for the pipeline company turned dogs on unarmed protesters , and in the following mon...

Businesses to Senate Committee: Oppose Nomination of Scott Pruitt for EPA

triplepundit.com 17 Jan '17, 9pm

WASHINGTON, DC – The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), which with its member organizations represents more than 250,000 businesse...

Energy

PV-Tech ‘Ghost’ solar manufacturing in Europe on the rise – SolarPower Europe https://t.co/22LwnJONce

PV-Tech ‘Ghost’ solar manufacturing in Europe on the rise – SolarPower Europe https://t.co/22LwnJ...

pv-tech.org 17 Jan '17, 6pm

SolarPower Europe has reported in a new survey of PV manufacturing in the EU that module production and utilisation rates have continued to d...

KW03 | NEA: China added 34.24 GW of solar PV capacity in 2016 - SolarServer

solarserver.com 17 Jan '17, 11am

On January 16th , 2017 China’s National Energy Administration (NEA) officially released its solar photovoltaic (PV) installation figures for ...

Transportation

2018 Nissan Leaf rumors, electric car price guide, RIP Empulse: Today's Car News

greencarreports.com 17 Jan '17, 4pm
2018 Nissan Leaf rumors, electric car price guide, RIP Empulse: Today's Car News

Stephen Edelstein Jan 17, 2017 2017 Nissan Leaf Enlarge Photo Today, we review what we know so far about the 2018 Nissan Leaf, our updated el...

Fashion

Wyoming lawmakers launch bill that would ban selling renewable energy

inhabitat.com 17 Jan '17, 3pm
Wyoming lawmakers launch bill that would ban selling renewable energy

In a move that puts the “R” in regressive, a group of Republican lawmakers in Wyoming just launched a bill that would effectively ban selling...

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ucsusa.org 17 Jan '17, 9pm

This is Our Moment: Time to Amplify the Energy of the Food Movement Ricardo Salvador January ...

Solar Employs More Workers Than Coal, Oil and Natural Gas Combined

ecowatch.com 17 Jan '17, 7pm

U.S. solar employs more workers than any other energy industry, including coal, oil and natur...

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