Fashion made out of rainforests? We're not buying it! Take the #DeforestationFree #HolidayShopping Pledge today!

Fashion made out of rainforests? We're not buying it! Take the #DeforestationFree #HolidayShopping Pledge today!

ran.org 21 Nov '17, 12am

The holiday shopping season is here and fashion companies are in a frenzy to sell their latest trends. Some key fashion companies—like Under Armour, Foot Locker, Prada Group, Michael Kors, and Forever 21—continue to ignore the forest destruction and human rights abuses that may be in their products. Send a strong message to fashion industry laggards this holiday shopping season, and pledge NOT to buy from companies that risk rainforest destruction and human rights abuses for their fabrics. Sign the Deforestation-Free Shopping Pledge and tell the heads of these top fashion companies that their inaction to protect forests is costing them bus...

This prefab Escape Pod rotates to catch the suns rays

inhabitat.com 21 Nov '17, 10am

Designed to meet local UK planning laws, each 7-square-meter Escape Pod is built offsite in a Gloucestershire workshop and then delivered and...

Terminix Companies Sentenced for Applying Restricted-Use Pesticide to Residences in the U.S. Virg...

epa.gov 21 Nov '17, 4am

(November 20, 2017) - Terminix International Company LP (TERMINIX LP) and U.S. Virgin Islands operation Terminix International USVI LLC (TERM...

Siemens Plans to Cut Nearly 7,000 Jobs in Traditional Power Generation

greentechmedia.com 20 Nov '17, 10pm
Siemens Plans to Cut Nearly 7,000 Jobs in Traditional Power Generation

Siemens announced massive cuts last week that would eliminate 2 percent of the industrial giant's workforce. Nearly all of the layoffs will c...

Ban Cars

treehugger.com 20 Nov '17, 4pm

It's time we just came out and said it. They kill more people than guns. They do not belong in our cities. After every mass shooting in the U...

Energy

Proposed Tax Reform Bill Has ‘Disastrous Implications’ for Renewable Energy https://t.co/SV8EfKdLP5

Proposed Tax Reform Bill Has ‘Disastrous Implications’ for Renewable Energy https://t.co/SV8EfKdLP5

renewableenergyworld.com 20 Nov '17, 4pm

Last week, both houses of the U.S. congress passed versions of a tax reform bill. As readers might recall, tax reform was one of the platform...

New @NREL STAT blog: Solar power in manufactured housing communities

New @NREL STAT blog: Solar power in manufactured housing communities

nrel.gov 20 Nov '17, 11pm

Solar Power in Manufactured Housing Communities November 20, 2017 by Benjamin Mow Efforts to expand solar access to harder-to-reach markets h...

Centre for Biological Diversity sues Duke Energy over solar: Renewable Energy Magazine

Centre for Biological Diversity sues Duke Energy over solar: Renewable Energy Magazine

renewableenergymagazine.com 20 Nov '17, 1pm

New York-based CleanCapital, an online marketplace for renewable energy investing, has closed its Series A with a total investment of $3.7 mi...

Transportation

Hitachi to make electric-vehicle motors in China | Electric Vehicle News

electric-vehiclenews.com 21 Nov '17, 9am
Hitachi to make electric-vehicle motors in China | Electric Vehicle News

Hitachi will turn out electrified-automobile motors in China as soon as fiscal 2020, aiming to capitalise on a government initiative to boost...

Fashion

Wrangler advances disruptive denim dyeing

ecotextile.com 15 Nov '17, 9am
Wrangler advances disruptive denim dyeing

TEXAS ­– A new potentially disruptive foam-dyeing process for denim has been unveiled at the at the Fiber and Biopolymer Research Institute o...

Disturbing Photos Show Alleged Animal Abuse at Florida's 'Monkey Jungle' Attr...

care2.com 21 Nov '17, 1am
Disturbing Photos Show Alleged Animal Abuse at Florida's 'Monkey Jungle' Attraction #care2

This popular animal attraction is supposedly a place “where humans are caged and monkeys run ...

NASA reinvents the wheel using chain mail | MNN - Mother Nature Network

mnn.com 20 Nov '17, 7pm
NASA reinvents the wheel using chain mail | MNN - Mother Nature Network

Flat tires are frustrating for anyone, but they're especially frustrating for NASA. After all...

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