UK’s nuclear consultation sham

by Guest Contributor October 18, 2007 Climate Change

This is a guest post by Pete Roche, editor of the No2nuclearpower website. The UK Government’s consultation on the Future of Nuclear Power – forced on to it by a successful legal action brought by Greenpeace – ended on Wednesday 10th October. By coincidence, Wednesday was also the 50th anniversary of Britain’s worst nuclear accident […]

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EcoSpeak: Part 2 of an interview with climate scientist Sir John Houghton

by Guest Contributor October 11, 2007 Uncategorised

This is a guest post by Jeremy Walters of GoCarbonFree.com Sir John Houghton CBE FRS was co-chairman of the Scientific Assessment for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) from 1988-2002. He was previously chairman of the Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution (’92-’98), chief executive of the Met Office (’83-’91) and Professor of Atmospheric Physics, […]

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EcoSpeak: An interview with ex-IPCC co-chairman Sir John Houghton

by Guest Contributor September 23, 2007 Uncategorised

This is a guest post by Jeremy Walters of GoCarbonFree.com Sir John Houghton CBE FRS was co-chairman of the Scientific Assessment for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) from 1988-2002. He was previously chairman of the Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution (’92-’98), chief executive of the Met Office (’83-’91) and Professor of Atmospheric Physics, […]

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Carbon offsetting is beneficial to the environment

by Guest Contributor September 19, 2007 Climate Change

This is a guest post by Matt Feldman of Carbon Neutral Digest. One of the major issues, or myths, surrounding carbon offsets is that it allows people and companies to pollute and then, just for a few dollars, “balance it out.” My take on this conundrum is that it doesn’t matter if this belief is […]

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Win tickets to the Cornbury Music Festival with Ecover

by Guest Contributor July 5, 2007 Uncategorised

Ecover, the ecological cleaning brand are offering a fantastic online competition to win two VIP tickets to the Cornbury Music Festival this Sunday 8th July. The VIP tickets include entrance to the VIP enclosure with prime view of the main arena with exclusive catering, champagne and main bar. Complimentary Pimms reception (12 – 2 pm […]

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Become an eco-chic trendsetter Part 3

by Guest Contributor June 19, 2007 EcoHouse

Freecycle: a site for trash to treasure Freecycle is a website where people give away their used possessions for free instead of putting them out at the curb. This site is truly about someone’s trash, is someone else’s treasure. Freecycle was started in 2003 in Tucson, Arizona to help reduce the waste in Tucson’s downtown […]

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Become an eco-chic trendsetter Part 2

by Guest Contributor June 14, 2007 EcoHouse

Hopelessly Addicted to Craig’s List I have to admit, I am a Craig’s List junkie. Craig’s List is a service where people post whatever they want to sell at a designated price and people contact them through their Craig’s list email. Go to the website and see if your city is listed. (Note, the link […]

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