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DESIGN A SUSTAINABLE LIFESTYLE: How making mindful, conscious choices can help us live better

“Treat Nature well, and Nature will treat you well. Hurt or destroy Nature, and Nature will soon destroy you.” – Aldous Huxley, Island Contrary to […] Continue reading at The Mindful Word journal of engaged living [http://www...
by The Mindful Word on Jul 26, 2016

IN THE DUST - Fossil Fuel Jobs

"Tough times for U.S. towns powered by fossil fuel energy jobs" PBS NewsHour 6/20/2016COMMENT:  Though I do have compassion for this class of workers, this is another example of what can (and does) happen when a town or region depends on just on...
by Mage Soapbox on Jun 27, 2016

What immigration means for Australia’s climate-change policies

After dipping my foot into the murky waters of human population demography a few years ago, I’m a little surprised that I find myself here again. But this time I’m not examining what the future of the global human population might be and...
by Conservation Bytes on Jun 11, 2016

Al Gore on Climate Change

This is one of the most interesting and enlightening TED talks I’ve heard on climate change. In it, Al Gore answers three very crucial questions: Must we change? Can we change? Will we change? During his talk, Gore points out facts that can no...
by Go Solar Energy For Life! on Feb 29, 2016

NATURAL GAS ISN’T THE ANSWER: The U.S. Clean Power Plan’s Fatal Flaw

There’s a fatal flaw in President Obama’s Clean Power Plan. He proposes to continue and even increase our reliance on natural gas for our energy […] Continue reading at The Mindful Word journal of engaged living [http://www.themindfulw...
by The Mindful Word on Feb 22, 2016

R.I.P. Edgar Mitchell

A year ago, I shared a fascinating video with you called “The Overview Effect” which addresses the most dramatic effect that space travel has on astronauts. Edgar Mitchell, one of the astronauts featured in the video, died last Thursday.
by Go Solar Energy For Life! on Feb 9, 2016

Global Warming

Global Warming is the increase of Earth's average surface temperature due to effect of greenhouse gases, such as carbon dioxide emissions from burning fossil fuels or from deforestation, which trap heat that would otherwise escape from Earth. Th...
by thoughts on Feb 4, 2016

Google’s Sunroof for Solar Skeptics

The capabilities of today’s technology is absolutely amazing, and just keeps improving day after day. Google has recently launched it’s newest non-searchable venture called Google Sunroof. If you are a skeptic about solar power and itR...
by Go Solar Energy For Life! on Jan 27, 2016

Equatorial Guinea opens negotiations for LPG stake sales

Negotiations have been opened by SONAGAS with off-takers and marketing of its Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) production stake to international buyers will start from 1 January 2016. SONAGAS, with... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-africa...

Engineering to combat climate change - predictions for 2016

I get a lot of press releases sent to me, few of which I use as the basis for articles.  In the context of the Paris talks and the current focus on climate change as a consequence of the floods, I thought this was worth publishing (unedited). Pe...
by wembleymatters on Dec 29, 2015


One of the main, if not the defining one, reasons for Green Energy is the Climate Scam (based on normal changing weather patterns as interpreted by all the (rich) Chicken Littles of the World). As a result, Ontario suffers terrible … Continue r...
by Wainfleet Wind Action on Dec 24, 2015

Elon Musk: Global Celebrity or Global Genius?

You’ve heard the name and you know his companies, but what you may not know is that Elon Musk is so much more than a Global Celebrity, he’s a Global Genius! December 3rd’s speech in France only solidifies it. The moral of his speech...
by Go Solar Energy For Life! on Dec 14, 2015

Going Solar for 40 Years

In the early morning of November 15th, 1975, I closed the door of my apartment (one of a few remaining army barracks of “Fort” Myers) and walked a quarter of a mile to join my father on my first day of work in the solar industry. He had c...
by Go Solar Energy For Life! on Nov 15, 2015

A Huge Win For Wisconsin!

Utilities all across the US try to stop solar competition, but the courts in Wisconsin have fired back! This is being called a “critical victory” in that it sends a message to utilities everywhere. Solar has been under constant attack for...
by Go Solar Energy For Life! on Nov 4, 2015

Labour leadership contenders' stance on environmental policies

Environmentally conscious Labour readers of this blog may be interested in the candidates' answers to questions put by Friends of the Earth. Below I republish the original FOE blog that can be found HERE  We asked the Labour leadershi...
by wembleymatters on Aug 27, 2015

Can New Technology Save Old Coal?

coal_power_plant.jpg Home Page News Page The Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) new...
by on May 7, 2015

Big Coal in New Mexico: Secrets, Lies, and Dirty Politics

by Go Solar Energy For Life! on Apr 2, 2015

Aliens Made Me Do It

Three brilliant essays by Michael Crichton: Aliens cause Global Warming, Environmentalism as Religion, The Case for Skepticism on Global Warming [re-blogged from Quixotes Last Stand]. [quote] Cast your minds back to 1960. …And in Green Bank, We...
by Wainfleet Wind Action on Mar 26, 2015

Russian Investment in 'Clean' Fracking Technology

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by on Feb 25, 2015

Factors that Explain a Future of Expensive Oil

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by on Feb 19, 2015

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