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Welcome to the Save the Earth blog! Here you’ll find a wealth of inspirational and educational articles which explore environmental issues and solutions. Our aim is to help individuals, communities and businesses embrace green sensibilities, make informed life choices and create ethical policies. If you are a writer with a passion for green issues and you are interested in contributing some articles, then why not get in touch?

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Ten Top Tips to Reduce Water Pollution

By Anna Cotton | November 11, 2017

Do you want to help reduce water pollution? John Hawthorne at MoBox Marine has ten top tips.    “If I don’t drink water, I’m going to die.” – desperate Puerto Rican trying to survive. The fact of the matter is that we can’t live off of beer and energy drinks. H2O is a precious commodity that we simply can’t…

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Newsletter October 2017 – Save the Earth

By Anna Cotton | October 21, 2017

Newsletter October 2017 The seasons are changing and there some big changes underway in the natural world. With plants and animals alike putting on a final show before the cold winter months, it’s a great time to enjoy the beauty of the earth.  Do you have any photos of the stunning autumn / fall season that…

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Van Life – Trend, or Necessity?

By Gina Harrison | October 11, 2017

Van Life In search of a freer, more affordable and adventurous life with fewer monetary stresses and strains, Save the Earth blog contributor Gina Harrison decided to bite the bullet and live full-time in a van. This was a decision that was to change her life beyond recognition. Read on to discover how Gina escaped the…

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Newsletter July 17 – Save the Earth

By Anna Cotton | July 26, 2017

Newsletter July 2017 Summer is here and this month Save the Earth have been ablaze with ideas for our very first community initiative. Consider a future where cities can feed their inhabitants independently, slashing food miles and creating direct links with consumers. We believe that this future is a tangible one and that is why we…

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Introducing The UrbanLeaf™ – Save the Earth’s First Community Initiative

By Anna Cotton | July 25, 2017

Did you realise that on average, our food journeys 1,500 miles to make it to our plates? We all know that food travels as well as a fractious toddler on a plane! It’s packed, repacked, refrigerated and resold many times over and by the time it makes it to the consumer it has been stripped…

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The Standing Rock Sioux Step Out onto the Global Stage

By Kent Allen Halliburton | June 30, 2017

With protesters up in arms about the catastrophic impact of the Dakota Access Pipeline, how much longer can the US government afford to plough ahead with its construction? Not only is the pipeline obliterating ancient Sioux land at Standing Rock, but it will expedite climate change, facilitating the burning of fossil fuels. Surely there must…

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Custom Build Housing – Sustainable, Beautiful and Designed For You!

By Tessa Patterson | June 29, 2017

Do you dream of building your own home but can’t find a plot to develop? Just imagine a house designed for your lifestyle and budget, built in your desired location on a plot which already has planning permission. A house which is beautifully tailored and constructed using the latest technology enabling outstanding energy efficiency and…

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Urban Farming Explored

By Tessa Patterson | June 9, 2017

Urban Farming Imagine a local farm producing masses of delicious, fresh, succulent organic fruit and vegetables all year round. You may live miles away from green fields, but this farm is different as it’s tucked away in the middle of your town or city! Urban farms are popping up all over the world and there…

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Ask Koko the Gorilla a Question – Crowdfunder Competition Results

By Anna Cotton | June 9, 2017

Ask Koko Koko is one of the most talked about gorillas alive today, most notably because of her ability to communicate through a form of sign language. Read on to discover more about Koko and what happened when Save the Earth teamed up with The Gorilla Foundation to #AskKoko a question as part of our crowdfunding…

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Donald Trump, Corporate Corruption and the Paris Climate Agreement

By Kent Allen Halliburton | June 9, 2017

What is the Paris Climate Agreement? The Paris Climate Agreement is an agreement within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) dealing with greenhouse gas emissions mitigation, adaptation, and finance starting in the year 2020. The language of the agreement was negotiated by representatives of 196 parties at the 21st Conference of the Parties of the UNFCCC in Paris and adopted by…