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Josh Fox, director of Gasland, has a new movie titled, How to Let Go (And Love All the Things Climate Can't Change), premiering at IFC on Tuesday, April 26, 7pm.

Brave Gentlemen, 176 Ainslie [Leonard] Bklyn 347.460.6640, sells stylish clothing for men (and a unisex line) that is sustainably made with vegan materials.

Earth Day is April 22 and this year has a Trees for the Earth theme.

The New York legislature has included Consumer Rebates for Electrical Vehicles into the state's annual budget. Buy a battery-only car and you could score cash back of up to $2,000.

On Saturday, May 14th, the Brooklyn Bike Rave will ride along the Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway, in support of same, in the glowingest, LEDest, lit up way possible.

Even if this Energy-Efficient Cave House in southern Spain looks forbidding, the interior is as cool, calm and comely as a futuristic house can be.

Institute for Responsible Technology is the go-to site for issues of GMOs. Last month, some good news: the DARK act (Denying Americans the Right to Know) was stopped (for now) in the Senate, a victory for those advocating for GMO labeling. You can learn more about the subject from the founder of IRT, Jeffrey Smith, in his film Genetic Roulette.

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, along with AGs from 16 other states, Vow to Pursue Climate Change Litigation. The coalition intends to, among other things, investigate whether "fossil fuel companies misled investors and the public on the impact of climate change on their businesses." Read more here.

Check out the Green Festival Expo, April 15-17, at the Javits Center.


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