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Green Crowdfunding—Your Ticket to Launching a Green Business without the Help of Big Banks

Guest contribution by  YaShekia King. Guest contributors to U.S. Green Technology have the opportunity to produce exciting and engaging blogs each week on topics such as green technological invention, new green start-ups, green manufacturing, green building and green jobs.

Got a green business idea but don’t have the “greens” needed to bring it to fruition? Don’t worry: Just use other people’s greens. This is the premise of green crowdfunding, a niche that has soared in popularity since springing forth around 2005. Through green crowdfunding online, you can actually transform your dream green venture into a reality more quickly than you may have ever thought possible. Read More »

The Truth About Our Climate Change Brawl Failure

Climate Change

Women are the cause of Climate Change! What? Last June 2014, Mashable released an article titled, Women of the World: Kimye, Tackle Climate Change, claiming women are to blame for climate change. Since when did Climate Change become so sexist? In 2013, a report by the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reveals that global warming dates back even before ... Read More »

Environmental Solutions for Big Business

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The environmental impact that businesses can have on the local community and even on the region and the planet as a whole is significant, and many savvy business owners and managers are interested in adopting solutions to decrease the impact their activities have on the environment. The fact is that companies that do not pay attention to their environmental impact ... Read More »

What Emerging Technologies Will Revolutionise The Construction Industry?

Emerging Technologies

The process of building construction is very complex and it is a fine example of human multitasking. Although the industry has been around since man started building homes and having land ownership, it is an ever-changing industry. New technologies and materials are constantly being introduced to construction in order to make the process easier and to achieve their goals of ... Read More »

“Dark” and “Dirty” Coal May Actually be the Next Big Thing in Clean Technology

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As a child at Christmas time, you were probably told that getting coal in your stocking was a sign you’d been bad that year. Years later, coal continues to have a bad reputation in the energy sector, with coal-fired plants being labeled “dirty” and blamed for today’s climate crisis. Could it be possible that this dark, dirty substance may actually ... Read More »

3 Savvy Tips for the Eco-Conscious Hunter

3 Savvy Tips for the Eco-Conscious Hunter

A 2013 YouGov poll found that 80 percent of Americans feel it is at least “fairly important” to protect, restore and enhance the environment. Hunters have been a consistent target of animal rights and environmental advocates for reasons ranging from the impracticality of hunting to the “barbaric” nature of the sport. Regardless, 80 percent of Americans feel hunting has a ... Read More »

Experience the Joy of Eating Vegatables You Grew

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Everybody knows that money does not grow on trees. But no one cares about the things that don’t grow on trees. Let’s talk about what does grow on trees, like joy, peace, and personal satisfaction. These items grow most fully on fruit trees, especially the ones you plant yourself. They also grow on vines and in hanging pots. Once you ... Read More »