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How To Create Energy With Aluminum Cans - Brilliant Newfoundlander Invents the Solution! "Jim Meaney founded his company Cansolair on the simple premise of generating energy using help from aluminum cans.  He turns them into solar heating units, and has developed a forced convection solar heating device that can heat a 1000 square foot home with just 15 minutes of sunlight per hour. "

Brilliant Newfoundlander Invents the Solution!

Jim Meaney, owner of Cansolair Inc. displays how he converts pop cans into a powerful solar heating panel.

Truth be told...

Truth be told...

Tell BP to Clean Up its Oil Spill Mess  Petition ~ Please sign and share Thanks

Tell BP to Clean Up its Oil Spill Mess

Although BP has made progress remedying the damage caused by its Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the local ecosystem has been devastated. Demand that BP address this problem and work to prevent future accidents by increasing research into technology for the repair of damaged or destroyed ecosystems.

Crackdown on Farmers Injecting... - The Petition Site

Sign Petition: Crackdown on Farmers Injecting Organic Chicken Eggs with Antibiotics

Please sign and share this petition worldwide in an effort ask Congress plus the USDA to immediately amend organic codes and to (67708 signatures on petition)

STOP the STATE of TEXAS from Destroying 500 Year Old Live Oak Tree and Forest!!  Petition ~

Sign Petition: STOP the STATE of TEXAS from Destroying 500 Year Old Live Oak Tree and Forest!!

There is a tree located in a small town called Snook in Texas (pop. ~515) certified by an arborist to be around 500 years old. The (69230 signatures on petition)

Wales, Don't Turn 830 Acres of Hillside into a Race Track - The Petition Site

Sign Petition: Wales, Don't Turn 830 Acres of Hillside into a Race Track

830 beautiful acres of hillside could be turned into the Circuit of Wales motorsports complex -- stop this! (54568 signatures on petition)

Help Save the Frogs: Crack... - The Petition Site

Sign Petition: Help Save the Frogs: Crack Down on Pesticide Use

Stop killing the frogs!! Frogs are considered an important aspect of our ecosystem, yet pesticides are killing these very (38278 signatures on petition)

We Know Palm Oil Is Bad, But What About Palm Oil Waste?

We Know Palm Oil Is Bad, But What About Palm Oil Waste?

Say goodbye to the Reef  ~ Take Action

Opinion

Environment Minister Greg Hunt's approval this week of several massive new extraction processes on the Great Barrier Reef coastline – including the creation of one of the world's biggest coal export terminals at Abbot Point – signals the Coalition government's embrace of the industrialisation of one of the most beautiful and fragile coral ecosystems on Earth.

Gross: Canada's dumping untreated sewage. Lots of it. - The Petition Site

Sign Petition: Gross: Canada's dumping untreated sewage. Lots of it.

B.C. has been dumping millions of gallons of raw sewage into the Strait of Juan de Fuca every day since the 1970s (52106 signatures on petition)

Investigate NC Governor Pat McCrory for Coal Ash Spill Coverup! | The governor of NC is corrupt. Time after time, environmental groups have warned this was going to happen and who do you think interceded each time, our illustrious governor, McCroy. He's in bed with Duke Energy. Hell, he worked for them for 30 years. Our state is going to hell and we have this republican governor and legislature to thank for it; not to mention the corporate run media who reports nothing!

Sign Petition: DOJ: Investigate Coal Ash Spill Coverup!

Demand that the Department of Justice step in and investigate North Carolina's coal ash spill cover-up. (27865 signatures on petition)

Protect Tasmania's World Heritage forests | Action  Please sign and share Thanks

Australian Conservation Foundation

ACF is Australia’s national environment organisation. We speak out for a world where forests, rivers, people and wildlife thrive. We are proudly independent and funded by donations from our community.

Ban Fracking Now | We must stick together and ban fracking or else we will all be living in the same situation that West Virginians are finding themselves in. Don't kid yourself, these people are lying to you when they say it's safe. Click for details and please SIGN and share petition. Thanks.

Ban Fracking Now

https://secure.canadians.org/ea-action/action?ea.client.id=1899&ea.campaign.id=31179 Protecting the right to clean drinking water means banning fracking Fights against fracking are happening across the country. Alberta farmers who live near fracking drill sites can light their tap water on fire because it’s so contaminated with methane. The Fort Nelson First Nation in northeastern B.C. is experiencing earthquakes linked to the injection of fracking wastewater, and people living there are…

CA: Ban Toy Guns That Look Like the Real Thing!  - The Petition Site

Sign Petition: CA: Ban Toy Guns That Look Like the Real Thing!

Please sign and share this petition banning toys that can be mistaken for real weapons by police! (53695 signatures on petition)

Don't Destroy a Coral Reef and... - The Petition Site

Sign Petition: Don't Destroy a Coral Reef to Build a Mega-Hotel!

Stop the contruction of a hotel that would threaten the wildlife in Cabo Pulmo National Park. (26501 signatures on petition)