Newsletter 20140807


In this week's newsletter: 10 states leading in solar energy growth, Latin America's first solar thermal power plant, and toxic aglae bloom in Ohio linked to by climate change.

Also: What it means to make a difference, how to banish "Vampire Power," and carbon footprint icons that show how our products are climate friendly.

Discover more climate friendly products, including a plug that kills TV standby power!



Nostalgae: Clean water at risk. Algae blooms behind Ohio water scare could be the new normal.

Top 10 states leading in renewable energy account for 87% of growth in US solar capacity.

Red hot Chile peppers! Chile builds Latin America's first solar thermal power plant.

France approves long-awaited landmark climate bill.



Find out what making a difference means and how you can do it!

How to banish "vampire power."

We use "carbon footprint icons" across all our products to keep you informed about the different ways your purchase lowers your carbon impact.

Follow us on twitter @ClimateStore for more climate change stories and ideas!


ClimateStore offers great products to help you reduce your carbon footprint!

Did you know that TVs continue to draw electricity even in “off mode”? Now you can truly turn off your TV with the TV Standby Killer.

The Laundry POD is tough on stains and small and portable, making it the perfect solution for dorms, apartments, and cabins.

From mixing cups to food storage containers, Preserve is a manufacturer of 100% recycled household products!

The DUO is the perfect way to dry small garments, dish towels, and intimates. It features 16 durable hanging clips and easily folds for storage or travel.

The Roadrunner II is a convenient handheld head that slows the flow to a trickle once the water is hot, which means you can jump into a warm, steamy shower whenever you are ready.

The Green Guru bicycle inner tube MP3/Cell holster keeps your digital devices within easy reach. The water-resistant rubber exterior protects your device from the elements.