All in Conservation

EcoloBlue - Making Water From Air

EcoloBlue produces atmospheric water generators that extract pure drinking water from the air. Their portable generators reduce the need for plastic storage bottles and the water produced from their units is free of harmful chemicals, surpassing the quality of many municipal water supplies. EcoloBlue seeks to provide limitless, sustainable water for nearly any location. Power for the generators can be from any source, including solar or wind. They currently sell water generators for home, office, or commercial use.

World Resources Institute

World Resources Institute is a global research organization dedicated to protecting the environment for current and future generations. Their main areas of focus are catalyzing a low-carbon economy, advancing clean energy, reducing the environmental impact of the world's food systems, reducing forest loss, mitigating global water risks, and scaling sustainable urban transport solutions. World Resources Institute takes action by partnering with governments and businesses. For example, last year World Resources Institute was instrumental in obtaining pledges to restore millions of acres of land in Latin American, getting commitments from 300 cities to take action to manage greenhouse gas emissions, and convincing 400 large companies to reduce food waste by 50%. World Resources Institute practices sustainability within their operations as well through sustainable investing, sustainable purchasing, and green office space. Their website is an excellent source for worldwide news about sustainability initiatives.

Rainforest Action Network

Rainforest Action Network is an activist organization that campaigns for the forests, their inhabitants, and the natural systems that sustain life. The organization focuses on preserving rainforests, protecting the climate, and defending human rights. They approach these issues through education, grassroots organizing, and non-violent direct action. Rainforest Action Network envisions a world where forests become healthy, rights of all communities are respected, and corporate profits never come at the expense of people or the planet. Their website offers easy ways to get involved or tweet about current pressing issues. 

Natural Resources Defense Council

The Natural Resources Defense Council is one of the most powerful environmental groups. They have more than two million members and 500 scientists, lawyers, and advocates across the globe. The Natural Resources Defense Council works to safeguard the air, water, plants, animals, and the natural systems on which all life depends. The Natural Resources Defense Council website is full of simple action steps you can take to help the environment, from signing a petition online to learning about how to conserve energy and resources at home.

US Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

The mission of the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is to create and sustain American leadership in the transition to a global clean energy economy. Their three main focus areas are to advance renewable electricity generation, develop energy saving solutions, and encourage sustainable transportation. Their website contains a wealth of information about renewable energy, energy conservation, weatherization, passive solar, energy efficient design, appliances, lighting, alternative fuel vehicles, and do-it-yourself energy saving projects.

Post Carbon Institute

The Post Carbon Institute is a research organization with a mission to lead the transition to a more resilient, equitable, and sustainable world by providing individuals and communities with the resources needed to understand and respond to the interrelated ecological, economic, energy, and equity crises of the 21st century. The issues they address include energy, ecology, economy, and equity. They offer books, articles, videos, and events.

Energy Federation, Inc - Energy Conservation Products

Energy Federation's mission is to encourage environmentally benign and sustainable use of the planet's energy and water resources. They strive to assist people in their efforts to use energy and water efficiently. The Energy Federation online shop offers a wide selection of conservation products including lighting, controls, thermostats, water saving devices, and weather proofing supplies. Replacing one 75 watt light bulb with a 14 watt LED light bulb can reduce carbon dioxide emission by 92 pounds per year (based on 3 hours per day use and 1.43 lbs CO2/kWh). A 1.5 gpm showerhead can reduce your water use by 3,650 gallons a year (assuming a 10 minute daily shower). The TrickleStar power strip will automatically cut trickle power to devices when they are turned off.

Sustainable Harvest International

Sustainable Harvest International is providing farming families in Central America with the training and tools to overcome poverty while restoring our planet's tropical forests. Sustainable Harvest International's local field trainers work with families, individuals, and communities for an average of five years, educating individuals and providing them with the training and tools necessary to become community leaders in sustainability. 

Plant a Tree India

Plant a tree India is a visionary project of the Innovative Foundation for India that provides assistance and support to individuals, companies, and organizations wanting to assist in conservation. You can adopt a small plant, and after that on your behalf, they will nurture and take care of it until it grows into a full-fledged tree, helping to secure a better future for all.