Quantcast

Sierra Magazine: Explore, enjoy and protect the planet.
The Green Life: Daily Roundup

« Votes Are In: Big Spenders No Longer Cool | Main | Green Your Heating -- Thermostat Settings »

November 04, 2008

Daily Roundup

Green Measures: Environmentalists are looking at ballot measures in a number of states to gauge the public mood on energy conservation and natural resource management. ABC News

Cheap is Hip: The twin currents of an economic downturn and rising concern about the environment are merging in a shift in consumer psychology. Wall Street Journal

New Green Deal:
Inspired by an earlier Bill McKibben essay, a post about a green New Deal appeared on TreeHugger back in April 2008. Why bring it back to the TreeHugger front page? It might actually happen. TreeHugger

Thirsty Plants:
Power plants aren't just wholesale emitters of greenhouse gases. It turns out many plants require huge amounts of water, an increasingly scarce resource. NYT Green Inc

Mighty Wind:
Investment in a greener future continued last quarter. The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) reports the addition of another 1,389 megawatts of installed wind energy, bringing the total capacity in completed wind projects for 2008 to 4,204 MW. CleanTechnica

--Mario Aguilar

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d83451b96069e2010535d2e59a970b

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Daily Roundup:

User comments or postings reflect the opinions of the responsible contributor only, and do not reflect the viewpoint of the Sierra Club. The Sierra Club does not endorse or guarantee the accuracy of any posting. The Sierra Club accepts no obligation to review every posting, but reserves the right (but not the obligation) to delete postings that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate.

Up to Top


Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...