Many people wonder how they can combine a sustainable lifestyle while still enjoy a passion like skiing. Fortunately, there are plenty of ski resorts that have contemplated the same thing. As well they should since ski resorts stand to lose a lot from global warming. Here are the top 6 eco ski resorts that have […]
Tenerife has long been a popular destination for a beach resort vacation. The coastline has been built up with major hotels and smaller beach haciendas. Tenerife contains much unspoiled land and a lot of different ecological zones. In recent years Tenerife has become a hotbed for ecotourism. There are many green activities to take advantage […]
It is sometimes easy to forget that during winter, your children’s skin is still vulnerable to the sun. This is particularly important if you are planning a skiing holiday this ‘winter sun’ season. Now you can keep kids protected the natural way with Organic Children Sun Lotion from Green People. The range is perfect for protecting […]
Increasing environmental consciousness and gas prices brought about a revival of the electric car in 2008. Over the past few years, auto manufacturers have made extensive efforts to improve the functionality, capabilities and affordability of electric cars. Presently, some electric cars are capable of delivering levels of performance and driving experiences that are comparable to […]
Before parenthood, living without a car in the city was easy. You could jump out of bed in the morning, grab your coffee and zoom out the door to catch the bus or walk to the subway without worrying about backpacks, lunches and sporting equipment. Now, with one child heading to school and the other […]
Earlier this year, Econo Lodge billed itself as the first economy hotel chain to become eco-friendly. They implemented a program called “Room to Be Green,” in an attempt to reduce environmental waste and, hopefully, lower operating expenses. But in an industry that’s long been one of the most wasteful (and in which tossing a recycling […]
According to the first-ever Global EV Outlook, a report published by the Electric Vehicles Initiative (EVI) that discusses the future prospects of the electric vehicle (EV), by 2020 there will be 20 million EV’s on the road (up from about 180,000 today). Most governments are already shifting public policy to facilitate the phasing out of […]
The vast majority of us like to think that there is a good community spirit in the air where they live and a symbol of a family-friendly location is when everyone is gathered around the school bus to see our kids off to school. The problem with that scenario is that sometimes it is not […]
Bike sharing has become one of the latest environmentally friendly ways to make commuting a greener experience.
The idea behind bike sharing is simple: bicycles are made available to members of the public to rent, usually for 24 hours a day, from unmanned automatic stations.
Importantly for TGF, Pencuke is an organic farm with a market garden producing its own vegetables and is in the midst of converting to full organic status with the guidance of the Soil Association.