Author: jake

Are hybrid cars better for the environment?

In most developed countries, policies have been announced to phase out gas-powered cars over the next 10 – 20 years. Most of these policies aim to ensure that zero emission cars are the only cars sold after this period. That means we’re in quite a strange period at the...

Is Apple Environmentally Friendly?

The majority of people in the developed world are familiar with Apple’s products. Whether it’s phones, tablets, computers or watches, they have a product available with their infamous logo on it. If you look at their marketing materials or watch any of their announcement events, you’ll see that they...

Are NFTs bad for the environment?

Something that is getting a lot of attention in recent months is NFTs. Ranging from professional artists to small YouTubers, it seems everyone wants to get involved in this new trend. As I write this, the most expensive NFT has sold for $69.3 million. To the average person it...

Is the WWF a good charity?

When you’re looking into sustainability, the environment or animal rights, there’s always one charity that comes up a lot: the WWF (World Wildlife Fund in the US/Canada, World Wide Fund for Nature elsewhere). It is the world’s largest conservation organization and aims to reduce the human impact on nature...

How to blog more sustainably

Generally on our blog we cover topics that aim to help a general audience to live more sustainably; this is not one of those posts. 😉 This one is directed at bloggers and other website owners. I’m going to talk about the sustainability issues with blogging and how you...

What is a Green Premium?

Since the release of Bill Gate’s new book ‘How to avoid a climate disaster’, there has been an increase in people talking about one of his concepts – the ‘Green Premium’. In this post, I’m going to talk about what it is, how it might help as well as...