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The George Washington University
What is more important to you: sustainable or cheap? We ask DC residents their opinions.
University of Mississippi
Oxford, Miss., paves the way for Bike Friendly Communities to enhance cycling as a mode of transportation.
From hospital Administrator to Green Builder...I have found my passion.
Create a new car classification similar to current classifications for mopeds that are designed around limited engine size and for use only on surface streets (not allowed on interstates), and with fewer government regulations. This new car... Read More
We create waste that can be reused to create the energy, products and foodstuffs we consume. We can divert our entire waste stream to create jobs, energy(heat and/or electricity) and food for ourselves at the municipal level or microscale these... Read More
I have developed an innovative way to increase effective air circulation in a home, while saving up to 30% on energy costs. "Invisivent" is an air conditioning vent that supports most ceiling fans or light fixtures to increase the airflow and reduce... Read More
Friends of Lake Park, The Sierra Club, Wisconsin Go Hiking
It's very simple just "pull the plug" after using an appliance or electrical device. If more people did this every day all day imagine the amount of money we would save as a nation.
The Eco-safe Top Slider Window safely allows air to circulate indoors. This window can be safely left open during the daytime and cool nighttime hours, totally cutting down the use of air conditioning in the warm spring, autumn, and summer months.... Read More
I want to improve the experience on public transportation vehicles, while appealing to people who don't usually use public transportation. The project I am proposing requires no additional investment- the infrastructure is already there. It is just... Read More
The FiveCities group from The George Washington University's Urban Sustainability class  found that American cities are implementing sustainable practices in a variety of ways...here are just a few.

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