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Megacities = Megaproblems

Published on June 24, 2015 By administrator

New York is an energy hog, London and Paris use relatively fewer resources and Tokyo conserves water like a pro. These are just a few of the findings from a new study on “megacity metabolism”–the world’s first comprehensive survey of resources used and removed in each of the world’s 27 largest metropolitan areas. Led by [...]

Reducing is just as Important

Published on March 25, 2015 By administrator

We all know the importance of trees. Trees contribute to their environment by providing oxygen, improving air quality, climate amelioration, conserving water, preserving soil, and supporting wildlife. During the process of photosynthesis, trees take in carbon dioxide and produce the oxygen we breathe. Trees also control climate by moderating the effects of the sun, rain [...]