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Maryruth Belsey Priebe | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Aug 31, 2015

Maryruth Belsey Priebe

Green writing and communications
   Nicaragua
  |   Calgary, Alberta

Overview

Engaging, powerful communication is the fuel on which your green vision runs. It's what differentiates you from the competition by captivating prospects and converting them into clients.

As a published writer, this is the kind of content I create every day for my clients. With a specialty in environmental journalism - from cleantech to green consumer choices, green business ideas to eco-friendly home renovations, organic gardening to recycling - I work efficiently to craft the perfect content on time and within budget.

I can provide...

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Aug 12, 2015|Article Writing|$500|Completed
Jun 10, 2015|Article Writing|$438|Completed
Feb 9, 2015|Article Writing|$252|Completed
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Portfolio

Retrofitting buildings without tearing them down - innovative and energy-saving...
http://www.nwf.org/campusEcology/climateedu/articleView.cfm?iArticleID=139
How government and private investors worked together to bring hybrid trucks to market
http://www.thegreeneconomy.com/transportation-2010-collaboration/
Using acupuncture to treat common ailments in dogs and cats.
http://www.jadecreative.ca/documents/AcupunctureNotJustForHumans-ThriveMagazine.pdf
How yoga and meditation can benefit teens experiencing depression and low self-esteem.
http://www.jadecreative.ca/documents/BoostingSelf-EsteeminTeens.pdf
How to incorporate natural concepts into your holiday plans to have a peaceful,...
http://www.jadecreative.ca/documents/CelebratingtheHolidaysNaturally.pdf
Using ground-source heat pumps on campus to lower energy costs
http://www.nwf.org/campusEcology/climateedu/articleView.cfm?iArticleID=102
I wrote this article for GreenYour.com as part of a comprehensive guide to sustainable...
http://www.greenyour.com/home/home-improvement/roof/tips/install-solar-shingles
Tips for creating a fun, green Halloween
http://www.ivillage.com/green/slideshow/igogreen/green_your_halloween/
Dressing up with beautiful, eco-friendly jewelry and accessories
How choosing the right plant material can help to reduce energy costs
http://www.nwf.org/campusEcology/climateedu/articleView.cfm?iArticleID=88
How retrofitting building lighting saved a campus significant money
The story of a small community that fought back to create a cleaner, healthier community
http://tenthmil.com/campaigns/restore/seeing_smokestacks_dreaming_of_blue_skies
The Sixth Revolution: Leaping the Valley of Death in the cleantech industry
Selecting and preparing menus that are better for your carbon footprint
http://www.epaperflip.com/aglaia/viewer.aspx?docid=9e50108e98ba4206b58ee240892546a3
Keep cats and dog safe over the Christmas holidays
http://www.jadecreative.ca/documents/ProtectingYourPetsfromHolidayHazards.pdf
How telecommuting can help cut costs
http://www.nwf.org/campusEcology/climateedu/articleView.cfm?iArticleID=89
These species will clean and freshen indoor air naturally
http://www.greenyour.com/office/office-space/office-air-quality/tips/use-indoor-plants-to-improve-office-air-quality
What's happening in the green tech world
http://www.nwf.org/campusecology/climateedu/articleView.cfm?iArticleID=137
How to feet your pets without conventional toxins and hazards
http://www.jadecreative.ca/documents/AlternativePetDiets.pdf
How to get from idea to product in tough economic times
http://www.thegreeneconomy.com/finance-funding-the-21st-century/
Heating, cooling, and powering buildings using passive solar techniques
http://www.nwf.org/campusEcology/climateedu/articleView.cfm?iArticleID=111
How permeable concrete surfaces benefit buildings and climate
http://www.nwf.org/campusEcology/climateedu/articleView.cfm?iArticleID=119
How to gear up for yoga without harming the environment
http://content.yudu.com/Library/A178la/THRIVEMagazineofHamp/resources/index.htm?referrerUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.yudu.com%2Fitem%2Fembedded_reader%2F50355%2FTHRIVE-Magazine-of-Hampton-Roads%3Frefid%3D14573
The impact paper has on climate change
http://www.nwf.org/campusecology/climateedu/articleView.cfm?iArticleID=69
How someone else's trash can become your renovation treasure with these beautiful,...
http://www.epaperflip.com/aglaia/viewer.aspx?docid=9e50108e98ba4206b58ee240892546a3

Skills (5)

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Editing
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Word 2007 Test
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Service Description

I'm an experienced writer with proven expertise in research, writing, and communicating complex issues to consumers. I've worked with several startup projects as a founding writer, helping to develop cutting edge, informative content that's accessible and fun. I am also very experienced in writing content for magazines and technical publications.

I am a very efficient, deadline-oriented writer with attention to detail and an openness to feedback. I work quickly and accurately and will be diligent in obtaining your satisfaction with the completed project.

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Education

Mount Royal College
Fundraising Management Certificate
2004 - 2005
Ambrose University College
Master of Arts
2001 - 2003
Eastern College
Certificate in Sustainable Development
2000 - 2000
King's University College
Bachelor of Arts Degree
1994 - 1997
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green writer / editor
eco-friendly how-tos
environmentally-friendly
natural health / wellbeing
SEO / keyword opt
research assistant
international travel
vegetarianism / veganism
clean / renewable energy
solar / wind / geothermal
green economy
cleantech
sustainable building design
social entrepreneurs
green entrepreneurs
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