Category Archives: green

Energizing Tomorrow Today: Las Vegas Hosts Clean Energy Summit

In the past five years Las Vegas has made incredible strides in terms of downtown community revitalization. Today the city takes center stage as it hosts the national Clean Energy Summit. This year sessions will be livestreamed on the web — … Continue reading

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Today’s World Environment Day Hangout

Archive of World Environment Day hangout with Hector Ceballos-Lascurain and Lorenz Töpperwien is now online! world environment day #wed2013 from ron mader

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Talking Tourism and Biodiversity at #COP11

Thanks to Alok Raj Gupta from the Rio Conventions Pavilion for recording this conversation with me at the Eleventh meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity, aka COP11. My point: if ideas being floated … Continue reading

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Biodiversity and for those following #CoP11 some Social Web Tips

Bags are packed, and I am on the road this week to CoP11, aka the Eleventh meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity, in Hyderabad, India. Talking points will focus on biodiversity. I remember … Continue reading

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Chill out with conscious travel and green drinks in Las Vegas #GreenDrinksLV

Las Vegas: Thursday, July 12, 6-730pm This week the Las Vegas Green Drinks serves up a refreshing talk on ecotourism and social media. Planeta.com’s Ron Mader is the featured presenter. Everyone’s invited to Las Vegas’ Irish Pub Murphy’s Law, 1590 East Flamingo Road. The event is … Continue reading

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Solar Celebration in Nevada

How to celebrate the Summer Solstice? In southern Nevada there was the first annual Solar Celebration in Henderson (just outside Las Vegas). It was a superb first-time event with great networking, exhibits and talks from local leaders. Kudos to the … Continue reading

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People and Parks: The Role of New Technologies

Recommended Reading! Far too often I scan the web and download reports about parks and tourism with the same old frustration that they are conceptual in nature and do not address contemporary issues. This report is different. It’s a concise … Continue reading

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