Australia’s Broadcasters Are Launching New “G” Focused Shows

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(via theage.com.au) Free-to-air broadcasters are finalising environmentally focused shows, using the “reality TV” format to entice viewers into changing their ways.

SBS and ABC are running similar series of six episodes, each 30-minute “challenges”, that take ordinary Australians and weigh their impact on the globe.

With the help of “eco coach” Tanya Ha, they get their usage to sustainable levels and have their supplies returned. Continue Reading / Additional Photos / Videos

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Stylish and Ethical: Beyond Skin Footwear

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Vegetarian, vegan, or just a humane fashionite; being stylish and ethical just got easier. UK’s Beyond Skin Footwear sells hand-made classic yet unique shoes for men and women, all from the best man-made materials. “Turning animal hides into leather is an energy intensive and polluting practice. The tanning process of leather is highly toxic and has a devastating environmental impact. Leather goes through an intensive chemical process which produces highly toxic industrial waste. Continue Reading / Additional Photos / Videos

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Orlando Bloom Building A “G” Home

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Orlando Bloom says he’s building his house in London with the environment in mind.

“It’s as green as I can make it,” the 30-year-old British actor said Wednesday during a pre-Oscar party benefiting the environmental organization Global Green USA and its efforts to combat global climate change.

“It’s got solar panels on the roof, energy efficient light bulbs _ newer technology basically that is environmentally friendly,” he said after arriving in a plug-in hybrid vehicle. Continue Reading / Additional Photos / Videos

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Farmaesthetics’ American Herbalism

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Farmaesthetics is a full line of premium G herbal skincare products for face & body, featured in many well-known salons and spas and for use at home. A whole system approach to sustainable beauty, predicated upon the traditions of American herbalism is a main basis for the brand. “Our products are “Greenâ€?, meaning 100% chemical-free, yet having a certified shelf life of two years. We use organically grown herbs & flowers Continue Reading / Additional Photos / Videos

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G Cars at the 2007 Oscars

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Charlize Theron, Kate Bosworth, Leonardo DiCaprio, Morgan Freeman, Natalie Portman, Tom Hanks, Susan Sarandon, Salma Hayek, Jennifer Aniston, George Clooney, Will Ferrell, Paul Giamatti, Jake Gyllenhaal, Felicity Huffman, Frances McDormand, Joaquin Phoenix, Winona Ryder, David Strathairn and Naomi Watts and many more celebrities will be arriving to the Oscars in high mileage, low emission vehicles. All part of Global Green’s “Red Carpet, Green Cars” campaign they’ve been doing for the past 3 years to support cleaner air and reach millions of people through the high profile media coverage the celebs generate.

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Live Earth Concerts | Al Gore’s Latest Campaign

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AL GORE, KEVIN WALL, PHARRELL, MANÃ?, CAMERON DIAZ LAUNCH UNPRECEDENTED CAMPAIGN, CONCERT TO COMBAT CLIMATE CRISIS

Live Earth Concerts in All 7 Continents to Reach Global Audience of Over 2 Billion

Los Angeles, CA Detailing a historic effort to engage billions of people across the globe, Kevin Wall, Al Gore, Pharrell Williams, Cameron Diaz, and the MSN Network today launched Save Our Selves (SOS) The Campaign for a Climate in Crisis. Continue Reading / Additional Photos / Videos

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New Travel / City Section

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As we expand the G Living Network to cover all aspect of a G Lifestyle, we couldn’t forget about one of the most important parts of that life, getting out. Going out and seeing the world we live in, looking beyond the airports and the standard vacation spots and activities. Going out just around your own backyard, and discovering all the things you had know idea where there. So, we will head out our own door and take you along with us, as we seek out the G Lifestyle.

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Seeking A Garden Life

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This is the very first post on our new Gardening Section here at G Living. Currently we don’t have any gardeners even on staff, but we do have a deep desire to have a fully active garden section of the site and to some day soon, have gardens. How could we have GreenChefs and no gardeners, that just makes no sense. So, by starting this section, now, we are putting it out to the Universe, we need Gardeners. The organic friendly types, who love design, animals, green tech, helping the world and beautiful things.

So, lets do this, lets do some searching together and highlight some of the wonderful garden blogs out there on the net. See if we can find some beautiful gardens, meet a few garden bloggers, plan a gardening show series, have fun and learn a lot along the way.

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Grape Juice is better for you than Red Wine?

grapejuice Grape Juice is better for you than Red Wine?

According to some new research it is. Of course it was partially sponsored by a grape juice company, but it all sounds very logical. The benefits come from the healthy grapes and grape skins, not from Continue Reading / Additional Photos / Videos

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Mystery Disease Is Threat to Bee Colonies

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(via nytimes.com) A mysterious illness is killing tens of thousands of honeybee colonies across the country, threatening honey production, the livelihood of beekeepers and possibly crops that need bees for pollination.

Researchers are scrambling to find the cause of the ailment, called colony collapse disorder.

Reports of unusual colony deaths have come from at least 22 states. Some commercial beekeepers have reported losing more than 50 percent of their bees. Continue Reading / Additional Photos / Videos

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Tony Blair joins Josh Hartnett to Save the Planet

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Tony Blair has given his backing to a new campaign aimed at saving the planet from environmental catastrophe. Continue Reading / Additional Photos / Videos

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Tesla Motors Opening Assembly Facility in Albuquerque New Mexico

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Governor Richardson announced today that Tesla Motors will build a new automobile assembly facility in Albuquerque, bringing 400 high wage jobs and a total capital investment of $35 million.

Tesla Motors, based out of San Carlos, Calif., will use the plant to produce its “WhiteStar� car, a four door, five-passenger sports sedan, which is 100 percent electric. Continue Reading / Additional Photos / Videos

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