Posts Tagged ‘ transportation ’

Food Miles: From Source to Table by Abbie Barnes

Jan 24th, 2013 | By
Food Miles: From Source to Table by Abbie Barnes

Much of the food we consume travels great distances before reaching the plates in our homes. ‘Food miles’ refers to the distance that food is transported from the time of its production (producer), until it reaches the customer/consumer by boats, planes, lorries or cars. Since food miles were first observed in the 1990s, it is
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Reflections

Nov 9th, 2011 | By

Of the personal sort, and the incoming-light-from-the-sun sort.



Community Car Systems

Oct 8th, 2010 | By
Community Car Systems

The Arizona Republic recently published a front page article on community car systems. According to the article, 2 local universities, Arizona State University and the University of Arizona are investing in these systems for the budget-conscious and the eco-friendly. As the article describes it, community car systems are essentially time shares. By paying an annual
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