By Karen MacKay on January 10, 2013
After twelve years of promoting eco-conscious living and valiant efforts at keeping their carbon footprint low, the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival has once again raised the green bar. This week, Bonnaroo and it’s partners announced the installation of its first permanent solar array.
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By Karen MacKay on June 19, 2012
As the summer music festival season rolls in, festival organizers across the globe will make significant efforts to create more sustainable events by reducing environmental impacts and educating fans. From solar powered stages to on-site composting, Bonnaroo is leading the way for green music festivals. Tucked away on a farm in Manchester, TN, Bonnaroo celebrated it’s 11th year this month and I was stoked to be a part of the celebration.
By Becky Striepe on June 13, 2012
Turning a parking space into greenspace is nothing new, but when a town’s mayor gets in on the park(ing) action, it’s definitely something to talk about!
By Becky Striepe on August 22, 2011
On a recent trip to the Smithsonian Marine Research Station on Carrie Bow, professional photographer Laurie Penland ran across this floating mass of random plastics in the ocean and took some video from below. Meet the floating plastic monster.
By Becky Striepe on June 17, 2011
The Last Mountain takes a hard look at mountaintop removal mining and how it’s destroying Appalachia.