Eco Blog

hobbit

Live out Your Lord of the Rings Fantasies with an Eco-Friendly Hobbit-Hole

Jan 22 2019 "In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit-hole and that meant comfort." J. R. R. Tolkien, author of Lord of the Rings Given the direction of society right... read more
solar

United Arab Emirates Going from Brown to Yellow with Solar Energy

Jan 17 2019 Abu Dhabi sustainability week might be shining a light on big renewable energy projects, but more practical uses are already underway in the United Arab Emirates. These serve as a sample of the ground breaking initiatives the Persian, or Arabian, Gulf is expected to witness as it moves towards a sustainable future. Move towards your... read more
Florida

Can the Red Tide Problem in Florida Be Cleaned up by Green?

Jan 15 2019 The new head of tourism in Florida has vowed to take advantage of a massive $2.5 billion initiative to attack the cause of the red tide that ruined major parts of the coast in 2018. This also includes implementing a new focus on the environment under her leadership. Dana Young is the first woman CEO of official tourism marketing... read more
drug

Even Black Market Drug Dealers Are Doing Their Best to Go Green

Jan 10 2019 Here at Custom Earth Promos, we like to find the most interesting environmental news we can. We believe that if it interests us, it will interest our readers, and we do our best to keep our audience entertained. A few days ago, when we came across an article about how cocaine isn't eco-friendly, we just had to share what we called... read more
environment

This Is the Strangest Way to Save the Environment We’ve Ever Seen

Jan 8 2019 Here at Custom Earth Promos we've talked about everything from New Year's Resolutions, to how to have a greener Halloween, reusable grocery bags, trash stuffed oceans, our rapidly dying planet, but this is by far the strangest way to help save the environment we have ever come across: Not doing cocaine! The plant based world can be... read more
railways

Indian Railways Receives Brand-New Green Makeover

Jan 4 2019 Indian Railways is going green. In an effort to become environmentally-friendly, the Ministry of Railways has taken many steps as part of a Go Green Initiative; among them: setting up solar power plants and wind energy plants, installing environmentally-friendly bio-toilets in passenger coaches, and the electrification of railway... read more
Oslo

Oslo, Norway, Enters 2019 as the Eco-Capital of Europe

Jan 2 2019 Oslo's waterfront used to be littered with shipping containers, and intersections were jammed with cars pumping out fumes. Today, this Norwegian city's traffic is diverted through an underground tunnel, and instead of greenhouse gasses, you'll find mostly hybrid and electric vehicles. Above ground, the city is dominated by a new museum... read more
projects

Going Green in 2019: Projects That Will Help You and the Environment

Dec 29 2018 New Year's Eve will be here in just a few days. This means it's time to start making resolutions. The most popular New Year's resolutions are lifestyle choices. According to a poll from market research company ComRes, these include exercising more, losing weight, eating healthier, taking a more active approach to health, and learning a... read more
rangers

Should New York Park Rangers All Have the Same Job Title?

Dec 27 2018 The state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has requested to consolidate the titles of Forest Ranger and Environmental Conservation Police Officer for the spring of next year. The idea proposed to the state Department of Civil Services back in November deals with the names of the departments only. It is not a merger or... read more
forest

Vertical Forest: The Highest Rising Forest in All of Italy

Dec 22 2018 There is a green high-rise in Milan, Italy, that is turning heads all around the world. Green, in this case, means two things: not only is it eco-friendly but also literally green. This is thanks to 20,000 square meters (about 215,278 square feet) of trees, shrubs, climbing plants, and perennials that are spread along and up every... read more
boat

Boat International’s Most Active European Eco-Activists in 2018

Dec 19 2018 This year, environmental topics have been some of the biggest hot button issues. Everything became important, from ocean pollution, to single-use plastic, to coral bleaching, to climate change, and headlines were made across the globe. According to Boat International, a publishing company based in Wimbledon, Longon, specializing in... read more