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OG 11 Introductions and Morning Keynotes

OG 11 Introductions and Morning Keynotes

Posted on 10. Nov, 2011 by .

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Opportunity Green 2011 kicks off its mission to get the general public to embrace green.

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OG Joins As You Sow for an Event Offering a Look Into the Shocking Future of Fracking in LA and Other Cities

OG Joins As You Sow for an Event Offering a Look Into the Shocking Future of Fracking in LA and Other Cities

Posted on 30. Oct, 2011 by .

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On Tuesday, October 25, As You Sow held their “No Fracking Way!” fundraiser at Space 150 offices in Venice, CA. Founded in 1992, the nonprofit has been working with corporations to introduce shareholder resolutions that, in the words of Chief Executive Officer Andrew Behar, “bring them into integrity” on energy use, environmental health, waste management, and human rights.

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The Greenhouse Model of Aquaponics

The Greenhouse Model of Aquaponics

Posted on 13. Sep, 2011 by .

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In the pursuit of higher crop yields to satisfy the world’s appetite, there is a promising new source of protein, carbohydrates, fiber, vitamins and minerals: aquaponics.

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Rawsome: New Targets in the Ongoing Raids against Organic Food Cooperatives

Rawsome: New Targets in the Ongoing Raids against Organic Food Cooperatives

Posted on 07. Sep, 2011 by .

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On August 3rd, the Federal Government led concurrent armed raids jointly conducted by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Centers for Disease Control, and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The targets of these raids were a Venice, CA organic food cooperative, Rawesome Foods, and a sustainable, pasture-based farm, Palmer’s Healthy Family Farms in Santa Paula, CA.

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A Whale of Design: WhalePower Bumps into Engineering Innovation

A Whale of Design: WhalePower Bumps into Engineering Innovation

Posted on 24. Aug, 2011 by .

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The groundbreaking work of WhalePower: bringing new, high efficiency, tubercled airfoil designs to the marketplace. Stephen Dewar, VP of Business Affairs and Director of R&D, elaborates on their inspiration, discoveries, and practical applications in this exclusive, in-depth interview.

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States Move on Labeling of Genetically Modified Food

States Move on Labeling of Genetically Modified Food

Posted on 22. Jul, 2011 by .

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Wait! Can you say if what you’re eating has been “engineered?” Not sure? Expectedly, you probably don’t know and you’re not alone.

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Top Five Brilliant Energy Ideas, Courtesy of Mother Nature

Top Five Brilliant Energy Ideas, Courtesy of Mother Nature

Posted on 14. Jul, 2011 by .

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Nature offers a host of solutions in the quest for alternative sources of energy and a more efficient use of energy available now. Here are the TOP FIVE leading contenders.

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