Carolina Luna Archive

Is it Safe to Drill? “Fracking” America for Energy

By Carolina Luna The notion that there is an abundance of shale gas and other forms

Nvate Ndepth: Is Project Prevention Saving Children from Neglect?

By Carolina Luna Editor’s note: [The intention of this article is to introduce the reader to

Nvate Ndepth: Is Risky Business with King Coal Endangering Mountains in Central Appalachia?

By Carolina Luna The Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC), a nonprofit legal organization based in Charlottesville,

Keystone XL: Are Oil Sands a Solution or a Bandage? Part II

By Carolina Luna Here’s a link to Keystone XL: Part I Continued from last month’s issue

Keystone XL: Are Oil Sands a Solution or a Bandage? Part I

By Carolina Luna At first blush, oil doesn’t have a lot to recommend it as an

Meals on Wheels: Food Trucks Put Innovation on the Menu

By Carolina Luna Food trucks, once the unpleasant and monotonous “roach coaches” parked on the streets,

Nvate Ndepth: How Fair is Fair Trade? Part II

By Carolina Luna Click Here to read How Fair is Fair Trade? Part I Last month

Nvate Ndepth: How Fair is Fair Trade? Part I

By Carolina Luna Chances are you’ve probably purchased a “Fair Trade” product. This social movement and

In Brief: Fair Trade

By Carolina Luna “Fair Trade” has joined “organic” and “green” on the list of feel-good marketing

Buyer Beware: Greenwashing is the latest (all-natural!) snake-oil scam

By Carolina Luna Whether for personal health or the global environment, more consumers than ever are