Dr. The Hon. Grant GibbonsGreenrock met with the Ministry for Economic Development last week and made a forceful case for setting goals for energy conservation and for having a clear plan to meet the targets set in the Energy White Paper.

EnviroTalkSummer edition of Envirotalk from the Ministry of Enviroment and Planning.

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BYOB_RGHave you ever taken a moment to do a plastic bag audit? It's pretty simple. Just take a think about the amount of times a day you take a plastic or paper bag from a shop from the one you put your lunch in at the deli to the two or three that are used to pack up your groceries or the one that holds your newspaper and a bar of chocolate.

EnviroTalkFall edition of Envirotalk from the Ministry of Enviroment and Planning.

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Earth Hour - Finger on light switchEarth Hour is all about images. It is about one finger on a light switch, which has an impact visible from space. It is a global movement that is pitting positive energy against the seemingly relentless bad news of global climate disruption and disaster.

SaltusUP-Class4E_23-ways-students-can-take-care-of-earthLast month, 8 and 9 year old Satlus students presented 23 simple ways to take care of the earth during school assembly.

Take a look at their ideas.

EnviroTalkWinter edition of Envirotalk from the Ministry of Enviroment and Planning.

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2013_recyclingIf you MUST throw something away, please RECYCLE where it's an option.

The Ministry of Public Works have issued the pdf 2013 Garbage and Recycling Schedule.

TAG recyclables are collected bi-weekly.

Rinse out tins, aluminum and glass, place in blue bag(s) and place out for collection every other week per calendar.

EnviroTalkSpring edition of Envirotalk from the Ministry of Enviroment and Planning.

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toyota-prius-cGreenrock has long advocated the position that electric vehicles are ideal in Bermuda, preferably allied with a charging infrastructure and time-of-day electricity tariffs that encourage charging at night. However, there are currently few electric vehicles available in Bermuda and those that are are not always practical.

So what is a good choice?

About Greenrock

According to The Footprint Network, which measures the ability of the planet to produce resources and absorb waste, our resource use and waste production is 60% more than the earth can produce or absorb annually.

This overshoot is the result of decisions that we each make every day. We seek to generate debate and to influence people to change their behaviour.We strive to be catalysts: Success for us is when we can Change the Mindset so that sustainable use of resources is included in decision-making for individuals, government or businesses. ... read more


Where to find Us

Suite 324, 48 Par-La-Ville Rd,
Hamilton HM11, Bermuda

Telephone: 1-441-747-ROCK (7625)
Email: info@greenrock.org
Website: www.greenrock.org