The Green returns for a second season on April 1, 2008 at 9:00 pm with 13 new episodes of the EMA award-winning original eco-series "Big Ideas for a Small Planet," new documentaries and new episodes of the interstitial series "Eco-Biz"TM and "Ecoists" TM. Simran Sethi and Majora Carter will return as hosts of THE GREEN and will present insights into green issues and eco-heroes.
"Big Ideas for a Small Planet" is a documentary series presenting the forward-thinking designers, products and processes that are at the forefront of a new green world. Each episode revolves around a different green theme as it spotlights three specific innovators or innovations that have the potential to transform our everyday lives. The individuals profiled range from scientists to fashion and product designers, and from entrepreneurs to first-time inventors.
"Eco-Biz"TM includes news segments exploring financial aspects of environmental innovation in business will profile individuals who are visionary in strategy and have worked to establish more environmentally sustainable policies, innovative eco-friendly business tactics, and the subsequent impact to the bottom line.
"The Ecoists"TM - Some of today's most active and recognizable environmental activists share ideas, information and enthusiasm about their cause of choice. Participants include Sheryl Crow, Kevin Bacon, Laurie David, Sam Waterson, Carole King, Billy Baldwin, Stephanie Powers, James Blunt, Ron Livingston, Erykah Badu and Kerry Washington.
Each week we will talk about a different topic from the show. Stay tuned! Our discussions will begin next week.
Do you have a "Big Idea" for the environment? Join The Green group to learn more about the environment, share your thoughts on sustainable living, and to contribute to weekly discussion topics. To join, click here.