This article was originally published at CNN.com
(CNN) — What a difference a decade makes. Since the turn of the millennium environmental issues have come to the forefront with a marked shift toward all things green in politics, technology and perhaps most importantly, society.
An understanding of climate change was no longer limited to a small group of scientists or environmentalists, and environmental concern started to change the way more of us live our lives. Eco Solutions looks back at 10 environmental developments that defined this as the most green decade yet.