carbon emissions

IBM Wants to Take the Green Road.

Article: IBM Wants to Take the Green Road.

IBM, the long-standing computer technology giant, is taking an environmental stance on their data center solutions. The tech giant is committing 1 Billion dollars annually to solving the energy drain from large data centers. They are calling this plan “Project Big Green”, so they are obviously hoping they can get some free publicity out of…

Big Idea: Zero Carbon House

Article: Big Idea: Zero Carbon House

In every sense of the word, the Zero Carbon House [www.zerocarbonhouse.com] is a big idea. Using renewable energy and a host of smart implementations of green technologies, carbon emissions normally generated by everyday activities like heating and cooling and other power needs, growing and procuring food, and even transportation to and from the home have…

The Green Online Webisode #1 with Simran Sethi

Article: The Green Online Webisode #1 with Simran Sethi

Sundance Channel and THE GREEN Online are focused on promoting the development of ecologically sustainable lifestyles by highlighting people and companies at the forefront of the “green” movement. We have a lot planned for you over the next several months including exclusive video clips, webisodes, the launch of our new eco-mmunity, a brand new blog…

Carbon Week: Thinking About Your Carbon Footprint

Article: Carbon Week: Thinking About Your Carbon Footprint

This week, we’ve been looking at a few of the issues surrounding our carbon footprint and individual contributions to climate change, and some of the things you can do to cut back. Now that it’s Friday and “Carbon Week” is coming a close, we’ll wrap it up with a simple idea that everyone can implement,…

Carbon Week: Carbon Neutral Products and Events

Article: Carbon Week: Carbon Neutral Products and Events

Though generally regarded as something between a band-aid and validation for dirty behavior, carbon offsets have become a very popular way to essentially “have your cake and eat it, too.” While this isn’t good justification for us as individuals, when applied to a larger organization, event or product, it can be an effective way to…

Carbon Week: Reducing Your Carbon Emissions

Article: Carbon Week: Reducing Your Carbon Emissions

As we mentioned yesterday [www.sundance.tv], we’ll be dedicating this week to a few of the ins and outs of carbon emissions: what you need to know about your impact on climate change, how you can learn more about your footprint, and what you can do to cut it back without moving to a cave or…

Eating Sustainable Food

Article: Eating Sustainable Food

When it comes to things you can do every day to help green the planet, food and what you eat is near the top of the TreeHugger list. It’s something we all do, multiple times every single day, and so the choices we make individually and as a society at large can add up very…