Archive for the ‘Innovation and Technology’ Category


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Top Ten Reasons Why I Love My Audi e-tron!

Prelude: Just a little bit of history. Since the birth of Mrs. Green’s World almost 10 years ago, the Chapman Automotive Group in Tucson, Arizona, has been a major champion, partner, and supporter of the MGW mission and vision. Together we have accomplished some pretty amazing things and at some point, I will…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fuel Efficiency/Automobiles, Innovation and Technology, News, Newsletter, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

Tucson’s Wheels: What Keeps them Turning?

Jim DeGrood, Pima Association of Governments, Deputy Director, Patrick Hartley, Sustainability Coordinator – We’ll hear from Jim and Patrick with an overview of the RTA (Regional Transportation Authority) program with an emphasis on mobility,

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Health, Home, Innovation and Technology, Radio Show, Travel, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

Community Rights & Rights of Nature: A New Paradigm

Kai Huschke, Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund, Community Organizer in the Pacific Northwest – That’s a long title but Kai and his colleagues are building something big.

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food and Wine, Health, Home, Innovation and Technology, Radio Show
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Are We Loving Yellowstone to Death?

Help is on the way! Enter Heather White, President & CEO of Yellowstone Forever, who I recently interviewed. Yellowstone Forever resulted from the merging of the Yellowstone Park Foundation (fundraising) and the Yellowstone Association (education) last summer. They are developing…

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Filed Under: Innovation and Technology, News, Newsletter, Travel
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Trash is for Tossers!

Lauren Singer, Founder & Waste Free Planet Preserver: Meet Lauren Singer – she lives a zero waste life in New York City of all places. Two transformative moments/events showed up in Lauren’s…

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Filed Under: Fashion and Beauty, Food and Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, Innovation and Technology, Kids, News, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Shaping the World

Barbara Mowat – President of Impact Communications and Gro Your Biz Founder – Is dynamo one word? Get ready to meet a BIG one. Her name is Barbara and to begin with, she is a…

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Filed Under: Innovation and Technology, Radio Show

Honda Gets It!

Raminta Jautokas, Sr. Project Manager American Honda Environmental Business Development Office and leader of the Environmental Leadership Program (aka Green Dealer program)

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fuel Efficiency/Automobiles, Innovation and Technology, Radio Show
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Fed By Very Green Threads

A Good News Story

This is a good news story – a very good news story. It’s about a big vision. It’s about one person having a dream to make a big difference and doing it! It’s about substantive, lasting good news and don’t we all need more of that? Meet Alok Appadurai, co-founder of Fed By Threads – the very first national sweatshop-free,…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fashion and Beauty, Health, Innovation and Technology, Newsletter
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Food Waste: Just Eat It!

Literally. Some facts to consider to put things in perspective:

North American Food Waste Facts
In the USA, organic waste is the second highest component of landfills, which are the largest source…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food and Wine, Innovation and Technology, Newsletter

Thinking About Solar?

Joseph Barrios, Supervisor of Media Relations & Regulatory Communications, TEP – If you’re thinking about solar energy, you’re not alone. Homeowners have more options than ever…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Innovation and Technology, Radio Show, TEP Podcast, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community