Green Cab VT

We’re part of the cheering section for Burlington’s own Green Cab VT, a taxi service that uses vehicles that run on fuels other than petroleum or are powered in part by electricity. The above video (from the…



Recycled Island Paradise

One of our readers sent us an iPhone pic (below) of a man-made island, built from recycled plastic bottles. The brain-child of British eco-pioneer Richart Sowa, Spiral Island II, as it’s called, is actually his second recycled island (the…


Ford: Our Cars Are Now 85% Recyclable

In the past couple of years, we’ve covered Ford Motor a few times, from their hits, like how their Ford Fusion went 1445 miles on a single tank of gas and the fact that their



Interesting Collaboration: B-Cycle

Denver’s B-Cycle bike sharing program is getting ready to launch, courtesy of Trek, Humana, and beloved marketers Crispin, Porter & Bogusky (this is a nice change from their Burger King work) The goal – “changing the way you…


OneDegreeTV: Essential Oils vs Mainstream Synthetics

In another webisode of One Degree TV, we pay a visit to Burlington, VT-based Lunaroma to talk with owner Leila Bringas about some of the benefits of botanically-based essential oils and how mainstream synthetic alternatives are not only…



Ashoka x Green Mountain Coffee: Revelation to Action

From Timberland’s Earthkeepers blog, a great project from Ashoka’s Changemakers and the folks at GMCR. Only 5 hours left to enter!: Green Mountain Coffee and Ashoka’s Changemakers have come together to find and help fund the…