Lighthouse Eco

Striving for a sustainable Lifestyle

Shea Woodrow

Guardian to ban advertising from fossil fuel firms

The Guardian will no longer accept advertising from oil and gas companies, becoming the first major global news organisation to institute an outright ban on taking money from companies that extract fossil fuels. The move, which follows efforts to reduce the…

Minnesota Will Pay Homeowners to Replace Lawns with Bee-Friendly Wildflowers, Clover and Native Grasses

Minnesota just allocated nearly a million dollars in incentives for people to transform their lawns into bee-friendly wildflowers, clover and native grasses. The state is asking citizens to stop spraying herbicide, stop mowing so often, and let their lawns re-wild into a…

HOW THE ENVIRONMENTAL LAWYER WHO WON A MASSIVE JUDGMENT AGAINST CHEVRON LOST EVERYTHING

Last August, during the second-hottest year on record, while the fires in the Amazon rainforest were raging, the ice sheet in Greenland was melting, and Greta Thunberg was being greeted by adoring crowds across the U.S., something else happened that was…

Energy Giant Total Taken to French Court for Climate Inaction

Amazon Prime – Watch Thousands of Movies & TV Shows Anytime – Start Free Trial Now  In a groundbreaking case in France, energy giant Total is being sued for allegedly failing to adequately fight climate change. The lawsuit was filed…

Scotland Is on Track to Hit 100 Percent Renewable Energy This Year

Amazon Prime – Watch Thousands of Movies & TV Shows Anytime – Start Free Trial Now United Nations scientists have warned that most countries are on track to totally botch the climate goals needed to curb catastrophic global warming. But there’s at…

Sainsbury to Spend $1.3 Billion on 2040 Net Zero Carbon Target

Amazon Prime – Watch Thousands of Movies & TV Shows Anytime – Start Free Trial Now J Sainsbury Plc said it will spend 1 billion pounds ($1.3 billion) on a plan to reach net zero greenhouse-gas emissions by 2040. The U.K….

Scientists Say We Need These 6 Things For Us to Meet Our Climate Goals

Our planet is in a tight spot. We’re not hitting the targets we know we need to hit, and we’re breaking all the wrong kinds of records. What’s it going to take for us to get out of this mess? Researchers have…

What is the Indian Ocean Dipole?

Global heating is “supercharging” an increasingly dangerous climate mechanism in the Indian Ocean that has played a role in disasters this year including bushfires in Australia and floods in Africa. Scientists and humanitarian officials say this year’s record Indian Ocean dipole, as the phenomenon…

Weekend Documentary Playlist, 13 December

Its the weekend again, time to kick off your shoes and enjoy our playlist of the best new documentaries on climate change and sustainability. How many millions of people will be forced to leave their homes by 2050? This documentary…

Give the gift of reading this Christmas!

Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited is a one-stop hub for any avid reader, regardless of age or reading level. Click the banner above to get a one month free trial, and browse through our carefully curated list of the best kids books…

Our Reading List & Christmas Presents for Kids, 21 November

Subscribing to Kindle Unlimited will give you free access to over a million Kindle titles, which include ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines. Kindle Unlimited titles can be read on any Amazon device or Kindle app. You can borrow titles as often as you want with no due dates, and can keep…

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Our Kindle Unlimited Reading List, November

Click on the banner above to get a one month free trial subscription to Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited to get access to the entire Kindle library on any device, at any time, anywhere. To get you started, here’s our reading list…