Our Weekly Newsletter - 16 October 2014


In this week's newsletter: September makes the history books and keeps 2014 on track for the hottest year on record, a new European report shows solar and wind are winners when including hidden costs, the potential for accelerated Antarctic melting from fresh water runoff, and reports that banning plastic bags both reduces litter and helps wildlife.

Also: ideas on how to green your workplace, eco-friendly bamboo headphones (sound great!), and more ideas for clean climate living.



September was warmest on record, NASA data shows

Why clean energy might be cheaper than you think

Expanding Antarctic Sea Ice is Flooding ‘Warning Bell’

Do Plastic Bag Bans Work?



A sustainable lifestyle doesn’t stop when you leave home in the morning. Learn how to green your workplace.

Wow, humans use about 3.6 billion gallons of non-renewable liquid fuel every 24 hours.

Wood headphones are known for their superior audio quality, but did you know that bamboo provides the same effect while also being more sustainable?

Keep an eye out, the ClimateStore blog is going live next week!


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

Soji solar powered lanterns glow beautifully after the sun sets without the hassle of electrical cords. Constructed of heavy duty nylon for outdoor use that will last for years.

By switching to a programmable thermostat it is easy to have your home at any temperature. Once programmed, this thermostat remembers your weekday and weekend routines.

Looking for the perfect hostess gift? The Sydney, like all Flat Tire baskets, is as versatile as it is unique. The design and texture is unique to each pot and makes every Flat Tire item one-of-a-kind.

The lightly textured barrel comes in ten colors to easily blend with any garden decor. Easy to set up and will help you reduce treated tap water you use in the yard.

The high quality LED turns on instantly and has no hum or flicker. They last for about 23 years, and produces the same white light as a 40W incandescent bulb.

The LOFTi drying rack easily handles the largest load of laundry with 22 linear feet of hanging space. This is the perfect laundry rack for laundry rooms short on floor space.