Madonna performing at Live Earth

Earth Day has just passed and World Environment Day is just around the corner, so if you're planning to celebrate you may discover that it's not easy to find positive, uplifiting songs about the environment, but here are five hits that span a range of musical styles.

Marvin Gaye - Mercy Mercy Me

The rise of Dublin act Little Green Cars and their debut album Absolute Zero has got us thinking of classsic songs about emotional angst with regards to the environment and hope for the future. Part one of this top ten contained some uplifting music with an environmental theme, this second part lists Country, Folk, Rock and R&B tracks - written decades ago - with a darker twist.

A range of stylish, eco-rally related clothing and accessories, plus merchandise for motorsport fans. Once you've clicked on a link, you'll be taken to the product page on Amazon.co.uk, where you can complete your purchase normal way - look out for recycledupcycledvegan-friendly and organic bargains. Or click on the following links for clothing made from sustainable materials such as hemp and bamboo.

A selection of audio components, audio books and music related to the Eco-Rally guest drivers and participants.

Are green cars sexy enough for music videos?

Spot the eco-cars in these music videos...

Here you will find a range of carefully selected films, documentaries and TV shows related to the Eco-Rally participants which are currently available on Amazon.co.uk / LOVEFiLM.

2012 Eco-Rally badge

Oxford – London, Saturday 18 August 2012 - Invited journalists and special guests will put new technology and services to the test on an everyday journey from Oxford to London in the sixth annual Eco-Rally - organised by Revolve.

"Zero electric motorcycles are very important technology... I love the financial side of these motorcycles because they cost less than one cent per mile to operate and you get a 10% Federal tax credit...


Following an invitation to attend the launch of this year’s START and Bridgestone Eco-Rally at Clarence House, hosted by HRH The Prince of Wales, Spencer Ivy Director, Va Hua obliged, taking with him ‘Ivy’, the unisex step-through version of Spencer Ivy Electric Bicycles.


Kim was born in Eastney, near Portsmouth.  She first noticed the joy of cleaning while watching her fastidious grandmother who cleaned schools for a living, soaking clothes, scrubbing the step and polishing like crazy.  

However, Kim’s first job after leaving school at 15 was in a high-class fashion shop, ironing the clothes that would be displayed in the window.