...Alas, Johnny Depp is going public with his eco-lifestyle. A few years back, the super-private actor and hater of Hollywood excess bought a 35-acre Caribbean Island he endearingly named "F*ck Off Island." Now he's planning to have his "leave me alone" paradise run on clean energy. According to the Huffington Post, the actor is third in line to receive a grid-independent solar hydrogen system from Mike Strizki, the man who created the first solar- hydrogen house in the United States.
Dark Knight's Eco-Blunders:
The Dark Knight is raking in major dough at the box office, but not everyone is pleased with the super-hero. During the movies nine-day November shoot in Hong Kong, the production earned a reputation as 'green monsters.' Producers asked 60 companies to light up the skyline from 5pm to midnight for a full week during filming. ..Most declined. The conservation group, Green Sense, protested the massive energy usage and suggested adding the lighting effect in post-production. Also, Hong Kong officials were upset by noise pollution from helicopters swooping overhead at 2am.
Via: plenty magazine
Natalie Portman's Green Project Runway:
Olivia Newton John's Green Deed:
Olivia Newton John wants her native Australians to air-dry their clothes. The singer, along with actor Matthew Rhys, hopes to motivate people via a campaign by Hills clothesline company to get folks to hang their clothes outside in the sun. "Hang out your clothes to dry...not the planet," adds Rhys.
Thanks: plenty magazine