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Are Solar Sails the Future of Sea Travel?

Eco Marine Power, a Japanese green energy company  is in the midst of developing the Aquarius Solar and Wind Marine Power System for ships and sea vessels.

This game-changing technology utilizes solar-powered sails which combine the use of wind, solar, and traditional fuels to keep the vessels moving.

New Adventure Travel Website Capitalizes on "Conservation Travel" Trend

SEEtheWILD promotes a tiger spotting tour in India

If your travel bucket list seems to be brimming over with claws, fins, feathers, and fur, a new website promoting "conservation travel" may be a worthwhile resource to consider.

Eco Friendly Destination Feature: Nihiwatu Resort Reduces Local Malaria

Near the resort, Nihiwatu, on the island of Sumba, Indonesia, the Pasola ritual occurs in February and March. Blood is shed. Thousands of horseman charge one another on a battle field. Injuries are anticipated, and sometimes horses and riders die. Blood is necessary to make the ground fertile for the rice harvests in April and May.

Take a Chilean Hike to Sustainable Travel

Sustainable travel to Chile is a challenging hiking adventure that is good for you and easy on the environment.

Enter the Bathroom Sweepstakes and Win a Responsible Vacation (or, Perhaps a Showerhead?)

Responsible Bathroom offers a free, responsible vacation for four as the grand prize for the lucky winner of their sweepstakes. To win? You just need to register. Be warned: you will start out as a "Water Waster," with "0" pledge points.

Eco Travel Tours: Seven Splendiferous Treehouses

Treehouses have become a trendy lodging option for eco travel enthusiasts. And, due to better building technology and environmental concerns, more and more treehouses have been popping up atop trees around the world.

Baumhaus Hotel, Germany

Does Saving Pennies Trump the Green Travel Trend?

FlightNetwork polled Canadians about their interest in green travel.

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