Las Paginas Verdes, Green Guide to Mexico City

Las Paginas Verdes, Green Guide to Mexico City
Las Paginas Verdes (The Green Pages) is a directory of sustainable products and services for businesses and consumers throughout Mexico City.  Whether you live in Mexico City or are just passing through, it’s a helpful guide to going green in the capital.  The guide includes listings for a variety of categories including food and drink, energy, consulting services, restaurants, shopping, transportation and tourism services. Going Green in the Capital It’s also useful if you’re going to be...
July 24th, 2010 | Laura Nazimiec | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: featuredarticle, green, sustainable

Restaurants Harvest Desert for Extreme Locavore Menu

Restaurants Harvest Desert for Extreme Locavore Menu
A new trend for Phoenix area restaurants has been to create menus based on local and sustainable foods. The Tonto Bar & Grill and its sister restaurant Cartwright’s Sonoran Ranch House and Lounge have been leaders in sustainable and locavore dining for many years. A locavore or localvore is defined as someone who eats food grown or produced locally or within a certain radius such as 50, 100, or 150 miles. The locavore movement encourages consumers to buy from farmers’ markets or even to produce...
May 10th, 2010 | Heather Wright Schlichting | Read More | Comments: 2
Filed under: chef, farmer, food and beverage, locavore, organic, restaurant, sustainable, sustainable food, top-feature

Green Vegas: Booking your Trip

Vegas is more sustainable than most people realize, so this is the first in a series of postings about how you can or Vegas is dealing with environmental issues like global warming, water sustainability and resource management.  Our bright city in a desert seems like an oxymoron of sustainable development.  Yet, Vegas has actually reduced its water consumption (not just the percentage of water used) over the past decade, despite its growth.  CityCenter may be the largest green commercial...
July 31st, 2009 | Lynn Goya | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: airfare, bookings, environment, green, hotel rates, sustainability, sustainable, travel, vegas, water

Eco-Friendly Boston Restaurants at Fast Food Prices

...  mantra to eat locally and seasonally.  But for those who are thrifty organic-types, here’s a guide to affordable ,sustainable dining options in Boston. Veggie Planet (47 Palmer St., Cambridge, 617-661-1513) is located in the legendary folk haunt, Club Passim.  Organic whole wheat pizza with lots of interesting toppings that are locally sourced whenever possible is the big draw- along with the music! Vegan items too.   Sofra Bakery and Cafe (One Belmont St., Cambridge, 617-661-3161) ...
April 6th, 2009 | Maria Olia | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: eco-friendly dining, organic, Restaurants & Bars, sustainable