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Actor Ed Begley, Jr. Gives a Tour of His LEED Certified House & Energy-Saving Tips

Actor Ed Begley, Jr. Gives a Tour of His LEED Certified House & Energy-Saving Tips

Ahhhh, the great Ed Begley, Jr!  Ed joins Elysabeth Alfano on Awesome Vegans to give us a private tour of his Platinum LEED Certified house!  From the thickness of the walls to the refurbished floors and from the room specific heat thermostats to the solar panel heated pool with a hidden underground tank to catch rain water, Ed has done […]

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PETA Names NYC as America’s Most Vegan-Friendly City

PETA Names NYC as America’s Most Vegan-Friendly City

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has declared New York the nation’s most vegan-friendly city. To mark the occasion, PETA presented City Council members with a Manhattan skyline replica carved from vegetables, complete with a Chrysler Building made of radishes. “New York has really gone for the green,” Dan Mathews, Senior Vice President of PETA. “They’re really focusing […]

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Vegan is the ‘new green’ for Earth Day

Vegan is the ‘new green’ for Earth Day

Earth Day, April 22, falls on a Meatless Monday this year, so people will have a double incentive to eat vegan meals. Vegan is the “new green.” You can do more for the planet by going vegan than you can by recycling, using cloth bags, taking short showers and walking to work. These actions are important and worthwhile, of course […]

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