Greenovations: WindMade “Show You Care” Campaign Launched

Greenovations: WindMade “Show You Care” Campaign Launched

Courtesy of Pat Byington, The Green Register Editor One of The Green Register’s favorite eco-friendly energy certification companies is WindMade, a certification organization to educate the public about products and companies that use wind energy. This week, WindMade released their new Show You Care! national campaign, along with a new public service announcement which can be seen below. With the growth of wind power increasing exponentially across the United States and the world, more and more companies will request...

World Wildlife Public Service Announcements (videos)

World Wildlife Public Service Announcements

Courtesy of Pat Byington, The Green Register Editor The World Wildlife Fund is one of the most respected conservation groups in the world. Working in 100 countries on 6 continents, WWF is the “voice” for wildlife. One of the ways WWF communicates better than most organizations is through their extensive network of Public Service Announcements. Today, The Green Register is sharing with you several WWF PSAs that send important “call to action” messages. We Are All Connected Text for Tigers Be...

Southern Exposure

Southern Exposure

Courtesy of Pat Byington, The Green Register Editor Last year, the Southern Environmental Law Center released the Southern Exposure Film Series. One of the documentaries by Hiram Rogers focused on Alabama’s Mobile Tensaw Delta. The 260,000 acre region, which is considered a global biodiversity hotspot, is home to over 300 types of birds and over 60 rare or endangered species. Enjoy this powerful film 11-minute film, that will provide a glimpse of one of the most beautiful regions...

Greenpeace London Polar Bear Video with Actor Jude Law and Radiohead

Greenpeace London Polar Bear Video Features Actor Jude Law And Radiohead

Courtesy of Pat Byington, The Green Register Editor Last year, as part of their “Save the Arctic” campaign, Greenpeace released a powerful video featuring a polar bear walking through the streets of London. The Public Service Announcement is narrated by actor Jude Law with haunting background music by the band Radiohead. Here is the video, which has gotten over 800,000 views on YouTube. Image Credit: Featureflash / Shutterstock.com

Lost Antarctica Featured on NPR’s “On Point”

Lost Antarctica Featured On NPR’s “On Point”

Courtesy of Pat Byington, The Green Register Editor Recently, The Green Register helped release the 4-minute Harrison Ford-narrated video by the E.O. Wilson Foundation called “Ghost Rookeries – Climate Change and the Adelie Penguin” which features an excerpt from University of Alabama Birmingham polar scientist Jim McClintock’s book Lost Antarctica. On June 10th, National Public Radio’s national program "On Point" conducted a 45-minute interview with McClintock describing the changes in Antarctica’s climate he has witnessed over the past...

Game Day Recycling Fun Pt. 2 – Kansas University & Florida State University

Game Day Recycling Fun (Part 2)

Courtesy of Pat Byington, The Green Register Editor The college football season is less than two months away, so here at The Green Register we thought we would help our readers prepare for the upcoming 2013 season by uploading some colorful public service announcements by colleges across the nation promoting Game Day Recycling. Yesterday’s videos from Kansas State and Georgia were professionally produced films. Part 2 of our “Game Day Recycling Fun” segments are more of the homegrown...

Game Day Recycling Fun

Game Day Recycling Fun

Courtesy of Pat Byington, The Green Register Editor The college football season is less than two months away, so here at The Green Register we thought we would help our readers prepare for the upcoming 2013 season by uploading some colorful public service announcements by colleges across the nation promoting Game Day Recycling. These university-sponsored videos range from well done professionally produced 30-second commercials to amateurish student productions. Today, we start off our Game Day Recycling video series...

The Green Minute: OrganicGardenLive.com

The Green Minute: OrganicGardenLive.com

Courtesy of Pat Byington, The Green Register Editor For The Green Register readers interested in organic gardening, a new online store has opened its virtual doors to meet all your special gardening needs. Today, the Nevada-based internet company, MAP Distributing LLC, announced the founding of a new online store at OrganicGardenLive.com for individuals seeking competitively priced organic products for the home and garden. The new online store at OrganicGardenLive.com sells a variety of products including but not limited to:...

Greenovations: GM

Greenovations: GM

Courtesy of Pat Byington, The Green Register Editor As one of the largest auto-making companies in world, GM has made some significant strides in the area of sustainability over the past few years. According to GM’s latest 2012 Sustainability Report, here are a number of their accomplishments over the past year: * Reduced carbon intensity by 5.3 percent since 2010, making progress toward its 20 percent reduction commitment by 2020. * Reduced 173,000 metric tons of CO2-equivalent emissions throughout its...

E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation and Actor Harrison Ford Team up to Produce and Narrate Short Film About Lost Antarctica and Climate Change

Biodiversity Foundation And Harrison Ford Team Up For Short Film About Lost Antarctica And Climate Change

Courtesy of Pat Byington, The Green Register Editor Need a wake-up call on climate change and what we are losing in Antarctica? Take 4 minutes and watch the following film produced by the E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation and narrated by actor Harrison Ford. The powerful short film and narration is based on an excerpt from the book Lost Antarctica: Climate Change on the Antarctic Peninsula, written by University of Alabama – Birmingham (UAB) polar scientist Jim McClintock. McClintock’s book, which...