Pollution: Crash Course Ecology #11

Pollution: Crash Course Ecology #11

Views:410171|Rating:4.92|View Time:9:22Minutes|Likes:4798|Dislikes:75Hank talks about the last major way humans are impacting the environment in this penultimate episode of Crash Course Ecology. Pollution takes many forms – from the simplest piece of litter to the more complex endocrine distruptors – and ultimately, humans are responsible for it all. Like Crash Course: Follow Crash Course: T*mbl Crash […]

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Ontario couple built this eco-friendly earthship home for $70,000

Ontario couple built this eco-friendly earthship home for $70,000

Views:130983|Rating:4.90|View Time:2:27Minutes|Likes:1320|Dislikes:26Craig Cook gave CBC News a tour of the eco-friendly earthship home he and his wife Connie built out of tires, bottles, cans, dirt and concrete. To read more: www.cbc.ca/1.3623410 »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: bit.ly/1Z0m6iX […]

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Energy-Efficient Building Systems

Energy-Efficient Building Systems

Views:21521|Rating:4.88|View Time:1:53:1Minutes|Likes:40|Dislikes:1Energy spent for powering buildings accounts for 40% ($320 billion) of the total U.S. energy expenditure. It is estimated that substantial savings of energy can be earned by using existing hardware, energy-efficiency modeling tools and algorithms (such as “Energy Plus”) for retrofit of old and the design of new buildings. But much more can […]

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Carbon Footprint | Causes  | Consequences

Carbon Footprint | Causes | Consequences

Views:3218|Rating:4.38|View Time:2:40Minutes|Likes:14|Dislikes:2A carbon footprint is defined as: The total amount of greenhouse gases produced to directly and indirectly support human activities, usually expressed in equivalent tons of carbon dioxide (CO2). Currently humans have been interfering in nature’s carbon cycle which is resulting in harmful consequences. We need to control this or else we all have […]

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Eco friendly & frugal travel tips | Minimalism frugal living & zero waste

Eco friendly & frugal travel tips | Minimalism frugal living & zero waste

Views:1633|Rating:0.00|View Time:13:27Minutes|Likes:|Dislikes:Some simple ways to make your travel more eco-friendly and save some money, but still have a very enjoyable travel experience!! What are your tips to travel more frugally and sustainably? Let me know below!! 🙂 Sign up on Airbnb and save 25€ on your first travel: www.airbnb.it/c/jennyt2756 This video is NOT sponsored. ______ […]

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Why modern renewable power doesn’t need a breakthrough in energy storage | Amory Lovins

Why modern renewable power doesn’t need a breakthrough in energy storage | Amory Lovins

Views:50604|Rating:4.56|View Time:4:41Minutes|Likes:889|Dislikes:85More Americans work in the booming solar or windpower industries than in the coal industry, yet renewables are often claimed to be unreliable, needing vast and costly energy storage. Amory Lovins explains why that’s a myth. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Amory Lovins. Filmed at TED2014. […]

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Why we're heading for a 'climate catastrophe' - BBC Newsnight

Why we’re heading for a ‘climate catastrophe’ – BBC Newsnight

Views:84012|Rating:4.11|View Time:15:21Minutes|Likes:1184|Dislikes:257Scientists say the world is completely off track. Subscribe to our channel here: A damning report from the the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has put the world on the path to a ‘climate catastrophe’ as global warming nears 3C. As scientists say global warming must be limited to 1.5 C, we investigate if […]

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Going Green: Eco-Friendly Home Building Tips

Going Green: Eco-Friendly Home Building Tips

Views:58641|Rating:4.80|View Time:2:18Minutes|Likes:406|Dislikes:17Sustainability is quickly becoming a key factor in home design. Whether you’ve already bought solar panels or you’re not quite ready to go green yet, here are some steps you can take during build to work towards an eco-friendly and energy-efficient home in the future. Learn more: From unique homes to real estate advice, […]

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5 Features of Energy Efficient Replacement Windows

5 Features of Energy Efficient Replacement Windows

Views:10103|Rating:4.80|View Time:4:4Minutes|Likes:98|Dislikes:4For a free replacement windows buyers guide and checklist visit: When you are going to maximize your return on investment for your window project, you should know exactly what makes a window energy efficient. Among the main reasons we buy replacement windows if not the primary reason is to improve the energy efficiency of […]

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Energy Efficient Upgrade During Roof Replacement with Foam Insulation

Energy Efficient Upgrade During Roof Replacement with Foam Insulation

Views:1603|Rating:5.00|View Time:4:17Minutes|Likes:6|Dislikes:0www.kangaroocontractors.com Watch this video to learn how you can upgrade the overall energy efficiency of your home when your contractor is also replacing your roof. This is a unique opportunity to upgrade the insulation, ventilation and radiant barrier in your home when the shingles are off the roof. Produced By: Photo Electric

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How big are your carbon footprints? | Julius Jenkins | TEDxYouth@Columbus

How big are your carbon footprints? | Julius Jenkins | [email protected]

Views:4173|Rating:5.00|View Time:4:52Minutes|Likes:17|Dislikes:0STOMP if you have a cell phone!!  Julius Jenkins received the action of the entire audience by demonstrating that everyone can reduce the size of their carbon footprint if they talk less on their cell phone. Student in Columbus Public Schools. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently […]

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