Environment Video

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    Green Jobs

    Renewable energy, clean technology, and sustainable agriculture are booming sectors that offer real employment opportunities.

  • Photo: A water tank irrigates rice fields in Dharakmkot, Punjab, India.


    Safeguarding one of the world's most important resources.

  • Photo: A victim of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan is removed by rescuers.


    Shoring up natural ecosystems can help protect us from Mother Nature's fury.

The Great Energy Challenge

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    What Is It?

    An initiative to help you understand our current energy situation.

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    Personal Energy Meter

    See how you measure up against others, and how changes at home could do tons to protect the planet.

Step Up to the Challenge »

The World's Water

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    Help Save the Colorado River

    NG's new Change the Course campaign launches. When individuals pledge to use less water in their own lives, our partners carry out restoration work in the Colorado River Basin.

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    Water Grabbers: A Global Rush on Freshwater

    A special seriesĀ on how grabbing water from poor people and future generations threatens global food security, environmental sustainability, and local cultures.

Learn More About Freshwater »