8 Simple Ways to Reduce your Carbon Footprint.

Ever thought about how to reduce your carbon footprint? First, let’s start with the basics. Do you even know the definition of carbon footprint or how it’s produced? The Merriam-Webster website provides this definition; “the amount of greenhouse gases and specifically carbon dioxide emitted by something (such as a person’s activities or a product’s manufacture…

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100 Companies Create 71% of Global Emissions.

Going Green was started as a way to help educate the general public about making lifestyle changes to help combat climate change. While it is important to make changes in your life to eliminate single use plastics and cut down on emissions, it is also important to understand where most of the issue comes from….

How to Help Stop Climate Change

Everyday more evidence comes out from leading scientists and organizations about the effects climate change has on the world. We are all individual humans, and sometimes it seems like too large of a task to tackle, yet at the same time we all want to make a difference. Here are a few ways you can…

The Most Important Video You Will Ever Watch

“Sustainability is imperative for humanity to prosper.” We must continue to search for solutions to feed and house our citizens, and provide people the opportunity to contribute to society, in a way that doesn’t endlessly consume finite resources. In order for the world, a country, a city, or even a person to be sustainable, they…

The Future Will Get Better (I Promise)

With the 24/7 news cycle it’s easy to get cynical. There’s a reason for that – cynical news gets clicks. Clicks drive revenue. Revenue grows a media business. So long story short, the CEOs and Executives at major news networks literally get rich off of your misery. The stress, the sad stories, the negativity –…

Meet Ned McMahon, CEO of Primo Wind.

Going Green had the chance to sit down with Ned McMahon, CEO of Primo Wind. Tell us a little bit about you and your background: I studied engineering but never worked formally as an engineer. I built houses, boats, and more working mainly in composites. Then in 2006 I started a urethane foam company using…

Get to know the Tesla car lineup

Electric cars are the way of the future. Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, has been at the forefront of making an affordable, fun, and attractive electric vehicle available to people of any economic status. Similar to Henry Ford, who built a car for the masses and drove the cost down through production efficiencies by perfecting…

Meet Shannon Bresnahan of Cleantech San Diego

Going Green had the opportunity to meet with Shannon Bresnahan, Vice President of Cleantech San Diego. Shannon, Tell us a little bit about you and your background: I was born and raised in Southern California and have spent my entire adult life in San Diego. I earned a Communications B.A. from UC San Diego and…