06 Oct '11, 6pm

"Change can come in non-linear form" @algore talks climate solutions at @Recyclebank event #green

"Change can come in non-linear form" @algore talks climate solutions at @Recyclebank event #green

Former Vice President and Nobel Prize-winner Al Gore discussed the role of businesses and consumers in solving the climate crisis at a Recyclebank event in New York City on Wednesday. Photo: Recyclebank Just weeks after broadcasting 24 hours of “climate reality ,” former Vice President Al Gore made a presentation to Recyclebank and members of the sustainability community in New York about how citizens, consumers and corporations can play a pivotal role in addressing the climate crisis. Held at New York City’s Urban Zen Center Wednesday evening, Gore spoke to an audience of more than 250 people, including nonprofit directors, venture capitalists, senior marketing executives and employees and board members of Recyclebank, a company that rewards people for taking everyday green actions with discounts and deals from local and national businesses. Gore underscored the severity ...

Full article: http://earth911.com/news/2011/10/06/al-gore-talks-climate...

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