Category Archives: Health for the Planet

BRAVO! EUROPEAN INVESTMENT GROUP MANAGING $40 TRILLION MAKE PLANS TO DECARBONIZE THE WORLD!

GREAT NEWS IN A NUTSHELL! Huge Bravo to the IIGCC (The Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change) European group of global pension and investment managers !  With 1,200 members in 16 countries, they have a detailed plan to slash carbon … Continue reading

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Electric Vehicles Have Come a Long Way!

GREAT NEWS IN A NUTSHELL! Hundai Kona tops 600 miles/charge at slow European city speeds, and, more EV’s on the road will save billions of dollars, thousands of lives, and protect our climate! The Tesla S Long Range Plus exceeded … Continue reading

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OROVILLE CALIFORNIA HAS THE FIRST HIGHWAY TO BE PAVED WITH RECYCLED PLASTIC BOTTLES!

GREAT NEWS IN A NUTSHELL! Until they are no longer produced and we stop buying them and all one-use plastics, here’s a great way to deal with those bottles: 150,000 per mile.

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Mark your Calendar for this FREE WEBINAR! August 7, 11am

Join renowned Climate Psychologist Dr. Renée Lertzman for a FREE Webinar on how to turn climate anxiety into action! The Webinar will be live August 7th at 11am Pacific Time

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FOOD WASTE BANNED IN VERMONT

GREAT NEWS IN A NUTSHELL!  YAY!  BRAVO VERMONT for banning food waste in the trash!  Yay for composting!  I Love  Vermont!  One of the most ecologically progressive states in the US, Vermont has the most comprehensive ban on single use plastics, … Continue reading

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GERMANY BANS ONE-USE PLASTICS WITHIN ONE YEAR!!!!

GREAT NEWS IN A NUTSHELL!  YAY!!!  BRAVO GERMANY!!!  Germany has banned the sale of all single-use plastics including cutlery, straws, plastic Q-tips, balloon sticks and Styrofoam cups and boxes.  This will take effect within ONE YEAR, by June 3, 2021!!!  Take … Continue reading

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DOLE TAKES A QUANTUM LEAP FOR NATURE!

BRAVO DOLE!Never thought I’d hear myself say that! I am so grateful to DOLE, who has committed to eliminate their MASSIVE amount of food waste by 2025. Some of the cool things they are developing: turning pineapple skins and banana … Continue reading

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MEXICO CITY’S LIVING WALLS COVER 1000 COLUMNS AND 15 ACRES!

GREAT NEWS IN A NUTSHELL! Bravo to the people of Mexico City!  Local patrons master-minded and are privately funding 1000 columns (15 ACRES!) on the busy thoroughfare now named The Greenway, which will amount to of Vertical Gardens/Living Walls.in the … Continue reading

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Silver Lining in Coronavirus: Measurable Drop in Air Pollution

GREAT NEWS IN A NUTSHELL!  As we know, the great gift of Covid-19 has been a huge drop in toxic air pollution worldwide, most notably over China and India.  The clearing of the rivers and streams, the return of beautiful … Continue reading

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U.S. Renewables Outstrip Coal for First Time Since 19th Century

GREAT NEWS IN A NUTSHELL!!! YAY!!! THE TITLE SAYS IT ALL…For the first time since the 1800’s when coal replaced wood to power steamships and trains, RENEWABLE ENERGY USE beat out coal in the US!!! This trend is rock solid and … Continue reading

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