"Perhaps reluctantly we come to acknowledge that there are also scars which mark the surface of our Earth—erosion, deforestation, the squandering of the world's mineral and ocean resources in order to fuel an insatiable consumption."
-Pope Benedict, from a 2008 speech
Energy use for powering all household minor appliances more than doubled between 1990 and 2007. This increase of 36.5 PJ is equivalent to the energy required to provide lighting to all the homes in Ontario, Quebec and Nova Scotia in 2007.
“Energy Efficiency Trends in Canada, 1990 to 2007”,Natural Resources Canada office of Energy Efficiency, Chapter 3 – Residential Sector, Accessed March 14, 2011
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February 29, 2012
A group of students entered a Green Cup Challenge in the US and won with this cool rap video? Think it would fly at your school?
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