by Irene Abgarian
Sustainable living is the prioritization of the use of natural and renewable resources instead of creating excess waste and spending resources.
The term sustainable living was first used in 1987 by the World Commission on Environment and Development in the report published by the United Nations. It was described as: “Development that […]
Communities and campuses are adjusting to the pandemic with sustainability and social justice in mind. Topics include: leadership, food, diversity, health, and energy. Friday, June 26, 9am-2pm Register Here FREE. Limited to 100. Agenda
Souhegan Sustainability Fair
Mark your calendars for this family-friendly event with free admission, Saturday, May 4th from 10AM-4PM at the Wilton-Lyndeborough Cooperative High School at 57 School Road, Wilton, NH.
This year see over 30 exhibitors from Voices of Wildlife and the NH Animal Rights League to the Northeast Organic […]
Fifteenth Annual Symposium on Energy in the 21st Century ELECTRIFICATION and CLIMATE CHANGE Transportation, Energy Storage, Integrating Renewables into Grid Energy Innovations Around the World Friday, April 12, 2019
Twelve days left! Register now for this award winning awesome Symposium and hear from the top experts the cutting edge information about plug in vehicles, […]
The State of Green Business 2019
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 1:00-2:00pm ET (10:00-11:00 am PT) | 60 minutes
Join us for the release of the 12th annual edition of State of Green Business, GreenBiz Group’s award-winning annual report.
Each year, the report looks at 10 key trends and dozens of metrics assessing how, and how […]
The next DEC Pizza Lunch will be held on October 18th – We hope to see you there! Our lives are intimately integrated with energy systems, many of which are invisible to us. In an effort to make these invisible systems visible, the Sustainability Office and Irving Institute have launched an Energy Immersions Program that […]
Community Advocates for Sustainable Energy will hold its third annual Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living Fair at Doane Stuart School (199 Washington Ave, Rensselaer, NY) on Saturday, October 20th from 10 am – 4 pm. It is the largest event of its kind in the Capital District and beyond. This event is free and […]
By Declan McCabe
Jim Fuller, a former park ranger at Vermont’s Grand Isle State Park, described this interaction with a tourist from New Jersey, when he confiscated their out-of-state firewood.
Ranger Jim: “We are trying to keep the forests clear of invasive insects.”
Tourist, as beetle fell from firewood: “you mean like that one there?”