26 Apr '11, 3pm

A Green Wedding for Prince William and Kate: Sustainable paper and food are some of the green features of the we...

The royal wedding taking place this week in England will follow in Prince Charles's green footsteps. All the paper used for the wedding is recycled or FSC-certified, as is the building's scaffolding; renewable energy will partially power the event and the remaining carbon emissions will be offset. One of the beneficiaries will be the Earthwatch Institute. The food will be locally grown and sustainably sourced and the flowers will be seasonal. The wedding cake will be made from locallly sourced, organic ingredients. It's been rumored that Kate will wear a Fair Trade wedding ring. And guests are being asked to donate to charity instead of buying wedding gifts. For some time, the policy at Clarence House and St James Palace has been to minimize carbon emissions through energy efficiency and increasing use of renewables. They annually measure and price remaining emissions and ...

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