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Sustainable Holiday Gifts In New York

From ballet shoes to bike chain jewelry, sustainable gift giving has never been easier with many merchants and artists offering options to buy at their stores, online or at convenient holiday fairs throughout New York City.

11/11/2013

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Where To Buy Solar For Your Home In New York

Home owners and apartment dwellers alike can do their part to help make New York City greener with solar panel projects ranging from full-roof installations to portable devices that can charge your portable electronics without plugging into the grid.

11/04/2013

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How To Compost In New York City

Help your city thrive by playing a role in composing in New York City.

10/28/2013

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Community Gardens In New York City

All around New York, over 600 community gardens, most cared for and tended by a dedicated group of volunteers, have transformed empty lots into urban oases that give residents of all ages an opportunity to try out their green thumbs, give back to their communities and help make New York City a little bit greener.

10/21/2013

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How To Eat Locally In The Winter

While the demand and frequency of local farmers’ markets might decrease towards the end of the summer season, fall and winter produce selections will satisfy consumers’ needs for fresh fruits and vegetables.

10/21/2013

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Hybrid Vs. Smart Cars: Which Is Right For You?

The advantages and differences between hybrid and smart cars are discussed here to enhance consumer knowledge.

10/15/2013

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How To Improve Your Gas Mileage By Changing Your Behavior

Simple changes to driving behavior can significantly reduce individual carbon footprints and increase gas mileage efficiency.

10/15/2013

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Getting An Eco-Education: America’s Greenest Colleges

The following is a list of the top green schools in America at which to obtain a comprehensive environmental education through coursework and community involvement.

10/15/2013

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Tips And Ideas For Greener Gardens

Gardeners can enhance their personal havens by focusing on gardening techniques that align with sustainability practices.

10/15/2013

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Smartphone Apps For A Greener Planet

There is a handful of apps that offer the best interactive mechanisms for users to engage in more environmental and sustainable lifestyles by reducing their ecological footprints.

10/15/2013

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The Basics About Solar Power In Your New York Home

Embracing solar is easier than you think.

02/08/2012

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