Minute is a powerful new series that is in step with
one of the most universal topics of discussion in all
of our lives, the environment , and our earth and how
each of us relates to it on a local level. Green Minute
addresses individual solutions, international events,
and cutting edge inventions, gizmos, and gadgets that
are now in the news and in your neighborhood.
In a 1 minute episode, your viewers will gain insight
into how they can participate and the steps others
are taking to work together to discuss the problems
and find solutions to these worldwide issues.
Green Minute is available for the first time on a first
run basis. The series appeals to every demographic
and target audience. It is flexible to program, can
bring prestige, viewer loyalty, and advertising support
exclusively to your network.
Green Minute makes the connection in 3 ways:
Green Me - What can I do as an individual to help?
Green World - Who is involved internationally and how
are they making a difference?
Green Gizmos - What are the new gadgets, inventions,
and prototypes being developed?
Sample Episodes Include:
GREEN HOTEL: Hotel which offers eco-friendly amenities.
YOUR YARD AND GARDEN: Plant flowers, trees, bushes,
ground cover and vegetables instead of grass. A lawn
is an unnatural ecosystem. Lawns use more water and
mowing contributes to global warming.
ECO FASHION: An exhibition in London points the way
to more environmentally friendly fashion.
SAVE MONEY OF FOSSIL FUELS: Light bulbs, Energy Star
products, wind, and hydroelectric power.
JAPAN MAGNETIC MOTORBIKE: We take a look at a new electric
motorbike that carries a hybrid magnetic motor.
GERMANY BIO-VILLAGE: Juehnde is Germany's first bio-village.
It's been weaned off oil and fossil based energy technology
and on to a new energy source.
WIND POWER - SPAIN: Spain is looking to increase its
expansion of renewable energy sources.
ELECTRIC CARS: We look at an all-electric car in the
United States with the performance of a sports car.
CHINA - RAIN: Chinese weather experts have resorted
to using chemicals to create rain to help relieve drought
and rinse dust from China.
FLOWERS: Growers in the Netherlands are developing
drought resistant flowers.
DROUGHT AND FIRE: New research shows we are at risk
of increased fires, floods, and droughts.
GREEN ARCHITECTURE: Some of the world's leading architects
have been invited to design homes for the heart of
a nature reserve.
REGENERATING TOWNS: How urban landscapes can be radically
improved for those living and working in it.
SOLAR POWERED LAUNDRY: We look at a laundromat with
solar hot water.
RAIN FORESTS: Masoala is one of the last Madagascar
forests in the world. It is currently under a protection
order to sustain its existence.
TREE COMPANY: An English company has developed a new
way of growing trees for commercial and landscape use.
GREEN BAKERY: A New York bakery has not only taken
on organic cooking but it's interior is made from recycled,
biodegradable, and natural materials.
OLD ELECTRIC CAR: A 100 year old car that works as
well today as it did the day it was made.