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What kind of bike is right for you?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Nov 12, 2014 01:24 AM
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I've had them all, and there are pluses and minus to each kind of [...]

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Weird Japanese house of the week is totally transparent

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Nov 11, 2014 01:21 AM
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Yuusuke Karasawa designs a house in Tokyo with 5 levels, a dozen stairs and almost no walls inside or [...]

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A look at the airport of the future

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Nov 11, 2014 01:21 AM
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Is flying still dying? The airports certainly [...]

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Getting Renewable Energy into Your Home

by GreenGirl from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Nov 11, 2014 01:21 AM
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The benefits of using renewable energy sources are now widely known and appreciated, but that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s straightforward to use them in your own home. Energy providers can be difficult to understand as it is, so when you throw in [...]

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Must See Attractions in London

by GreenGirl from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Nov 10, 2014 01:20 AM
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There is a wealth of things to do and see all over the capital of England. With a population of close to 8 million, London is not only among the largest cities in the world, it is globally famous for finance, trade, fashion, culture and politics. [...]

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The route of trash

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Nov 09, 2014 01:10 AM
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A photo essay on where the garbage goes in New York [...]

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The Floyd Shelf is a smart bracket that could be a smart shelf or standing desk

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Nov 08, 2014 01:09 AM
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But there is a real question of how much one should pay for an artisanal shelf [...]

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The latest in multi-modal transportation: The Belt Scooter

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Nov 08, 2014 01:09 AM
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Hold on to your pants as we show you how to solve the last mile [...]

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Is the Vertical City a viable solution for sustainable living?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Nov 08, 2014 01:09 AM
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Some architects and planners believe that By building Vertical Cities we can save energy, support our growing population and preserve our horizontal spaces for food production, nature and [...]

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Which fireplace is best for the environment? Wood, gas, electric, pellet or alcohol?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Nov 07, 2014 01:16 AM
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We'll have a hot time in the old town tonight, looking at all the different kinds of stoves you can [...]

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