Here are four ways you can simultaneously cut your carbon footprint and your expenses.
In a sign of an improving economy, charitable donations increased last year.
The second-largest pension fund in the U.S. is rethinking its investments in light of the Connecticut tragedy. You may want to do the same.
Not all hybrid cars are created equal. Some deliver genuine benefits to the environment and consumers, while others are just pricey options that allow automakers to cash in on those five green little letters. This week the Union of Concerned Scientists unveiled its 2011 Hybrid Scorecard to help consumers tell the difference. The Scorecard rates
Today’s Earth Day celebration takes on a growing urgency in light of the horrible mess our species has made of the planet in the past 12 months between the BP oil spill and the nuclear disaster in Japan. (Feel free to insert your own timely enviro-rant here.) If there’s a silver lining to this radioactive
Happy Earth Day! This is a great manufactured holiday for environmentalists and tax geeks, since Uncle Sam will help pay for some ways to reduce your carbon footprint. Even better, the tax breaks associated with eco-activity are credits. That means they can reduce your tax bill dollar for dollar.