Weekly roundup: Protecting our future

Getting Dirty Cars Off the Road Hamburg will be the first German city to ban older diesel cars, blocking 214,000 cars from the city center in order to improve air quality.   Gardens Blossom Amidst Chaos Syrian refugees are planting gardens at refugee camps, spurred on by The Lemon Tree Trust and The Royal Horticultural Society.   It’s Electric! The world’s largest network of batteries … Continue reading Weekly roundup: Protecting our future

Weekly Roundup: Finding common ground on renewables

This week’s optimistic environmental news: Everyone agrees: renewables are awesome A majority of both Republicans and Democrats support solar farms and wind turbines, according to a new Pew study.   Put that carbon back where you found it California is paying farmers to use their crops as carbon-sucking machines   Life beyond plastic Cities and businesses across the world continue to ban plastic bags and … Continue reading Weekly Roundup: Finding common ground on renewables