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Decarbonization 101: What It Is and Why It Matters

Decarbonization 101: What It Is and Why It Matters

There are a lot of words associated with sustainability and climate change. Some of them are overused buzzwords, while others are meaningful descriptions of new technologies and policies that are able to help the planet. One of the strongest words associated with...

What Are Carbon Offsets, and Why Are They Important?

What Are Carbon Offsets, and Why Are They Important?

In the global effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHG emissions) to combat global warming and climate change, there is carbon dioxide (CO2) climate action. While other greenhouse gases, such as methane, are also of concern, reducing CO2 is paramount when it...

The Shoppers Dilemma: Buy Local or Fair Trade

The Shoppers Dilemma: Buy Local or Fair Trade

When you’re trying to select foods that are great for both workers and the environment, deciding between local and fair trade can be a difficult choice. On the one hand, buying local supports the farmers and growers in your community and helps to strengthen the...

How to Plan a Sustainable Wedding

How to Plan a Sustainable Wedding

Today's weddings face a growing problem: they have a big impact on the environment. Think family and friends' travel, venue, food and drink, entertainment, invitations, flowers, and the energy it takes to keep the whole production flowing. The average wedding...

10 Facts About Earth Day to Inspire You in 2021

10 Facts About Earth Day to Inspire You in 2021

On April 22nd, millions of people in countries all over the world will come together for the 51st annual Earth Day, a global campaign of environmental awareness, education, and action. Earth Day activities take many different forms - including tree planting, ocean and...

Wind Energy and the Texas Blackouts: Here’s What Really Happened

Wind Energy and the Texas Blackouts: Here’s What Really Happened

We all know Texas as a state that’s all about bigger and better. And when it comes to generating and consuming energy, it’s no exception. In addition to holding dual-titles as both America’s largest producer and user of energy, the lone star state is also the nation’s...

Can We Re-Balance the Global Carbon Cycle Before It’s Too Late?

Can We Re-Balance the Global Carbon Cycle Before It’s Too Late?

When you hear the word “carbon” these days, it’s understandable if the first thought that comes to mind is a little apprehensive. But global warming and climate change aside, it’s actually an essential natural element that supports all life on earth. Carbon helps to...

How to Reduce Carbon Emissions in the Food & Beverage Industry

How to Reduce Carbon Emissions in the Food & Beverage Industry

It’s no secret that to sustain all human and animal life on earth, we need to support the natural systems that provide our reliable supply of food and water. And with the effects of climate change reaching every corner of the globe, it’s clear that we need to...