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Five for Friday: Great Green Blogs Posts for the Week (8/13/10)

Wow… it’s hot! Between the record-breaking heat around the world, and other extreme weather phenomena, you can understand how global warming has moved up into the number two spot on Regator’s Environmentalism page… got to be on a lot of people’s minds (even though, of course, you can’t attribute specific weather event directly to climate […]

A Green Economy Mean Green Jobs

When talking about moving away from a carbon-based economy, one of the biggest arguments you hear is that folks rely on fossil fuels for their livelihoods. Those people are right. Oil and coal production employ quite a lot of people! From the mining or drilling and refining operations and all of the surrounding businesses that […]

July 12th

Shift Logic: Green Digg + Snarky Video

The death of Hugg may have created the idea that environmenally-focused social news sites were a non-starter, but other services in this space, such as MindBodyGreen and the Care2 News Network have chugged on… green social media lives. One of the latest offerings in this niche brings together Digg-like voting and video: Shift Logic‘s “front […]

Green Businesses that Break the Mold (PPB #33)

Lily Jane Hart is a resident at Dancing Rabbit, and the owner of LatinTutor.net Close your eyes and imagine the prototypical green business. It probably involves producing a green product – something organic, something handmade or something recycled – or some combination of the three. But there’s a base of businesses that have formed and […]

Four Other Eco Bed & Breakfasts (PPB #18)

The Milkweed Mercantile has just opened its doors as a green bed & breakfast over the past few weeks, and I’m really impressed with what they’ve done. The rooms are gorgeous and comfortable, and all named after noted environmentalist (I’m staying in the Wallace Stegner room). And they’ve got a chef who’s spent his time […]

Eco-Friendly Jewelry Designs a “Sister Act”

Editor’s note:  We don’t sell iram-inal designs in the sustainablog Green Choices store… just thought this was a great story! Might have to look into listing these products… Mari and Lani (Malene) Davis were once two little girls with a simple dream: to create “delicious designs” for sustainable jewelry from items that most people would […]

January 27th