Mikhail Gorbachev Calls For Big Investments in Solar Energy
March 30, 2009. President Gorbachev, founder of Green Cross International, has urged world leaders and the private sector to make big investments in solar energy swiftly as part of a rapid response to climate change. He referred to the Global Solar Report Card, produced by Global Green USA, which analyzes 16 countries’ investments in solar energy. Learn More
5th World Water Forum culminates in World Water Day
March 22, 2009. Green Cross International and Global Green USA is participating in the 5th World Water Forum this week, taking place in Istanbul, Turkey. The week long forum culminates in World Water Day on March 22. Learn more about World Water Day. Learn More
Tip Of the Day
WAYS TO SAVE WATER:
Run your clothes washer and dishwasher only when they are full. You can save up to 1,000 gallons a month.
Use the garbage disposal sparingly. Compost vegetable food waste instead and save gallons every time.
Shorten your shower by a minute or two and you'll save up to 150 gallons per month.
Turn the water off while brushing your teeth and save 25 gallons a month.