We all know what it means to live "large." But Brendan found one teen aspiring to live SMALL! And he's doing something about it. He's building his own "mini house." It's about 130 square feet and sits on a trailer. It's a home that minimizes the resident's footprint on the planet.
Mr. Eco, AKA Brett Edwards is the green-caped crusader who is saving the planet one rap verse at a time. Mr. Eco spreads his message of green living through original rap songs and also performing at local schools when he has a loyal fan base!
Meet The Big Green Bus, a Dartmouth University project run entirely by students. The group travels across the country every summer spreading their message of sustainability. We catch up with them and get a personal tour of the bus and all of its sustainable attributes!
Eco Company travels with Dartmouth's The Big Green Bus! It's a project run entirely by students. They are a diverse group hailing from all around the country and each with a personal view of sustainability.
Dartmouth's Big Green Bus on tour to talk about sustainability and bringing communities together to make a difference. So they stopped at City Slicker Farms, an inner city farm that grows herbs and produce for the immediate community. A very satisfying day all around.
Eco Company is along for the ride as The Big Green Bus visits a kids summer camp in Oakland. The excited kids get the full tour and learn about vegetable oil as fuel, waste and composting, sources of energy and food!
Eco Company goes to the Bay Area and the annual Electric Vehicle Rally & Car Show and meet a group of people passionate about their mode of transportation! Jordan gets the scoop on cars, motorcycles, and bikes in ALL shapes and sizes from classic cars to the newest models!
Eco Company visits to the Monterey Bay Aquarium with a behind-the-scenes pass to see their Sea Otter Rescue program. We watch female otters act as surrogate mothers for injured, abandoned or orphaned otter pups so they can be re-release into the wild.
We hear the word a lot...sustainability. What does it really mean?
Know the Eco-Lingo. What is Ocean Acidification and what does it have to do with climate change?