Profiles in Sustainable Cities – San Diego, California

San Diego, California

San Diego, California - America's Cleanest City Sustainable cities have eco-city designs that prioritize consideration of social, economic, and environmental impacts of climate mitigation policies, and implementation of sustainability policies. Green cities also prioritize resilient, thriving ecological and urban habitats for existing populations. Among the top...

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Renewable Energy Jobs are UP, and RE cost is down

Clean energy jobs are rising

The Shining Future of the GREEN Economy ♥♥  Employment in clean and renewable energy features, most substantially, jobs in energy efficiency; including jobs in EnergyStar, in producing LED and CFL lighting, and manufacturing electric vehicles (EVs). Jobs in smart grid, maintaining smart meters, and in...

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Renewable Energy – Breakthroughs in Wind Energy

wind farm ABV texas

Latest trends in global wind turbine technology Wind farms now provide the least expensive form of energy, renewable or non-renewable; once the wind farm is fully constructed and operational. Among energy sources used to power a municipal grid, wind farms also have the lowest greenhouse...

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Plan for Smart Meter Deployment in all 50 States

smart meters

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="501"] smart meters[/caption] Many buildings in America today still rely on inefficient energy infrastructure, such as older models of energy meters, instead of modern, cost-effective, energy efficiency technology such as smart meters.[1] Smart meters are energy meters with digital, high-speed real-time two-way...

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Reforestation; Sustainable agriculture

♥♥For great ideas on environmental sustainability♥♥, conservation of wildlife & their habitats, as well as global ecological conservation solutions, please see>> MONGABAY.COM. Mongabay.com also has current, worldwide examples of innovate measures implemented by non-profit organizations, NGOs, and governments. These innovative sustainability measures are put in...

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Economy vs. the Environment

economy vs. the environment

Economic growth does not have to come at the expense of the environment. Sustainable technologies (such as renewable energy, energy efficiency, sustainable mass transit, electric vehicles) are also extremely beneficial to the economy. For example, the renewable energy industry employs over 500,000 people in the...

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