Tagged with 'green'

Schools Go Green

Teaching children about the importance of the environment should start in schools, especially if they are currently learning in an environmentally friendly school.   Howe Dell Primary school is one of the most eco-friendly schools in the world, the desks are made from recycled drainpipes, sink tops are recycled yogurt pots and the toilets are flushed with recycled rainwater.  

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Clean Energy Focus: Solar Power

What is solar power?  Solar power is a clean energy source compared to fossil fuels because it does not give off any harmful toxins or carbon dioxide.  Solar panels are becoming more and more common on residential buildings because the cells convert light energy directly into electrical energy.

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Go green in your office?

Does your office recycle? If not, it's probably time it did. Businesses across the country are now beginning to take their recycling responsibilities very seriously and with the government, local communities and even your own staff, coming down hard on those businesses which don't acknowledge their responsibility toward creating a greener environment, it more than likely won't be long before the recycled net closes in on your business.

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Green Celebrities - Richard Branson

Richard Branson is the founder of Virgin, one of the most recognisable brands in the world, with over 200 companies under the Virgin umbrella, Richard Branson has become very aware of the possible impact on the environment that these may have.

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First recycling centre of its kind

Who doesn’t love finding out about something that’s the first of its kind? And when it’s something that will help to increase recycling figures and work toward creating a greener world, then all the better!

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