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How Much Will Your Holiday Travel Plans Impact the Climate?

Planes, trains, or automobiles: what’s the most climate-friendly way to travel? A new study by researchers from IIASA and CICERO brings better estimates of how much personal travel impacts the climate. The study calculates the climate impact for passenger trips of 500-1000 km — typical distances for business or holiday trips.

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Chestnuts Roasting on a High-Efficiency Burner

It’s that time of year again, when everyone on the block is stringing holiday lights and pasting on their biggest holiday smiles. You may have heard it before, but we’re going to run down a quick list of decorating to-dos that will ensure you get the most out of the holiday season without blowing up your energy usage.

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10 Techniques to Make Your Thanksgiving More Sustainable

Although every day provides an opportunity for reflection and change, Thanksgiving stands out as the perfect day to kick off a few new habits that will effect the longevity of our planet. If each of us revamped our consumption and waste habits by slightly adjusting what’s already in place, the overall impact could be huge.

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