Daniel LaLiberte

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Let's Work Towards A Zero-Waste Future By Creating A Culture Of Reuse

The average American or Canadian throws away between 33 and 65 pounds of clothing per year, while the fashion industry is the second highest …

Science Hasn't Figured Out How to Build the Perfect City Yet

And that's a problem, according to British physicist Laurie Winkless.<p>In the next quarter century, 66 percent of the world’s population will live in …

Outlining Steps to Achieve Global, Sustainable Agriculture

Lawrence, KS - infoZine - Around the world, more land is being converted into agricultural production to feed the growing global population. However, …

Solving World Hunger: The Key To Thinking Big Is In Thinking Small

Image: Aurecon<p>The earth is in a bit of a pickle (pun intended). According to the World Bank, we will need to produce 50% more food to feed nine …

Urban Agriculture

Is Green Building Becoming the New Normal?

Business /<p>The climate situation is not looking good—and that’s an understatement. According to The Guardian, 2016 will be the hottest year on record, …

Why cities need to be efficient

Four numbers define the importance of cities, according to the co-chair of the Global Future Council on Cities and Urbanization.<p>These are 2, 50, 75, …

Smart Cities

We're there! Renewables now cheapest unsubsidized electricity in U.S.

Over the past few years, the cost of electricity generation from renewable-energy sources has decreased dramatically.<p>So much so, that renewable …

Wind Share of World Electricity Will More Than Double By 2018

<b>Published on</b> July 23rd, 2014 | <i>by Sandy Dechert</i><p>9<p>Wind Share of World Electricity Will More Than Double By 2018<p>July 23rd, 2014 by <b>Sandy Dechert</b><p><b>Front</b> …

Poll: Carbon Tax Reused for Renewables Could Work for U.S. Voters

The concept of a national carbon tax is a hard sell for most people these days. According to a recent poll, only 34 percent of U.S. respondents said …

Consumption Dwarfs Population as Main Environmental Threat

It’s the great taboo, I hear many environmentalists say. Population growth is the driving force behind our wrecking of the planet, but we are afraid …

Fossil Fuels