24 Feb '12, 4pm

The best green action plan we’ve ever seen

It is possible that we are suckers for this North Face campaign because it instructs participants to read Grist every day. But even before we noticed that part, we thought it was one of the best templates for taking green action we’ve come across. The Protect Our Winters (POW) pledge has seven ways to fight climate change. And, no, Jon Meacham , none of them involve composting shredded tote bags. They are: 1. Get political 2. Educate yourself 3. Find your biggest lever 4. Be vocal, bug your friends 5. Talk to businesses 6. Change your life and save money 7. Join POW What’s so great about this list? It’s about fighting climate change as a community and expanding that work beyond your front doors. Retrofitting your own house is great, but convincing 10 or 100 people to retrofit their houses is better. Convincing the government to incentivize retrofits so that thousands of pe...

Full article: http://grist.org/list/the-best-green-action-plan-weve-eve...

Tweets

Images from the U.S. Army’s ‘Going Green’ Pinte...

grist.org 24 Feb '12, 5pm

For those of you who are out of touch with what the young people and Mormons are all about these days, Pinterest is this r...

Have you ever been to Scotland

aardvarktravel.net 03 Mar '12, 9pm

I have never been in Scotland but after Braveheart it is my first must visit destination in Europe. Scenes from that film ...

British film The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel will have you booking the first flight out to Rajasthan...

British film The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel wil...

cntraveller.com 23 Feb '12, 5pm

The original novel by Deborah Moggach was set in Bangalore, but director John Madden decided to use Jaipur and Udaipur ins...

And The Artist picks up Best Picture, including Best Actor for Jean Dujardin. Meryl Streep wins Best Actress for...

And The Artist picks up Best Picture, including...

theurbanwire.com 27 Feb '12, 2am

Ronald Wan has been a freelance writer for more than seven years. He graduated from Ngee Ann Polytechnic with a Diploma in...

TheBagLady> Best handbags for an interview: One...

thebaglady.tv 29 Feb '12, 12pm

One of the best bits of advice I've ever been given was about what to wear for a job interview. I was 16-years-old, and ha...

Action-Packed, "LEGO-Style" Transformer Apartment Unfolds in 258 Sq. Ft (Video)

Action-Packed, "LEGO-Style" Transformer Apartme...

treehugger.com 24 Feb '12, 7pm

Fair Companies /Screen capture Transformer-style small spaces come in all shapes and sizes, much like their creators. Thou...

GMO-labeling game plan: California or bust!

GMO-labeling game plan: California or bust!

grist.org 22 Feb '12, 12pm

Participants in the Millions Against Monsanto march. Taking a play from the gay marriage battle , GMO-labeling advocates a...

[News] - Air Jordan 1 Phat – Black / Action Green

[News] - Air Jordan 1 Phat – Black / Action Green

kicksonfire.com 18 Feb '12, 5pm

Jordan Brand may have people lined up outside of stores today for the release of the Air Jordan 4 but one model that has c...

World Bank urges global action to save oceans

World Bank urges global action to save oceans

channelnewsasia.com 24 Feb '12, 2pm

SINGAPORE: The World Bank on Friday said the world's oceans were at risk and called for a coalition of governments, NGOs a...

Plan to watch our epic hero fight on the big screens? Now we're giving you the chance to watch some live action at...

Plan to watch our epic hero fight on the big sc...

cathaycineplexes.com.sg 08 Mar '12, 10am

Catch JOHN CARTER at Cathay Cineplexes & stand to WIN a pair of terrace tickets to watch ONE Fighting Championship™ on 31 ...

企業に人と同じ権利を認めてしまったところで本来、人びとの民主主義だったのが企業のための民主主義...

ran.org 24 Feb '12, 2pm

The two-year anniversary of the controversial Citizens United vs. FEC ruling is rapidly approaching. This shocking decisio...

Got the green blues? Read about 3 inspirational people who will help you fall back in love with green

Got the green blues? Read about 3 inspirational...

earth911.com 27 Feb '12, 3pm

Have you been feeling frustrated with making eco-minded choices lately or guilty that you’re not a model of environmental ...

Bethenny Frankel talks marriage problems on 'Ev...

sfluxe.com 24 Feb '12, 11am

Bethenny Frankel’s marriage problems come to a head in the latest season of her Bravo show Bethenny Ever After . In a prev...

[blog] Best SpreeConf Ever

spreecommerce.com 22 Feb '12, 2am

Last week we held our first ever SpreeConf over a two day period in NYC . This was an important step for our project since...