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The Electric Option

by Stephen Morris                         1000498 604

At SolarFest, the summer music and energy extravaganza held in Middletown Springs each July, the Green Living Journal was right next to the booth for Freedom 4 Bikes of Bellows Falls, Vermont. The bikes were quite a show-stopper, as the shop proprietors would end their sales pitch by hopping on a bike and silently gliding into the distance, whetting the appetite for a test ride.

The (no fear) Guide to Energy Efficiency

by Dana Rubin                         1000497 588

The (no fear) Guide to Energy Efficiency was created by Dana B. Rubin for her senior independent project in Environmental Studies at Mount Holyoke College. Dana began her project working with the Cambridge Energy Alliance in Cambridge, Massachusetts in the summer of 2011. Working with the city’s school district and the CEA, Dana spread her lessons through the city’s public schools and youth centers to be used as supplemental lessons for classroom learning. Beginning in the fall of 2011, Dana expanded her work to Western Massachusetts where she ran a 12- week after school program at Peck Middle School in Holyoke, Massachusetts to encourage small behavior and lifestyle changes at school and within the home. Dana has gone on to run similar programs at the Amherst Common School in Amherst, Massachusetts.

This collection of art projects and investigations is recommended for Late Elementary & Middle School Education.

Shweeb: Light Rail for Bicyclers

by Peter Cossey                         1000493 745

Here's an idea that seems to be an urban bicycler's dream come true: a recumbent bike enclosed from the weather and suspended safely above auto and truck traffic. Or, as their website states, "By integrating the unique properties of monorail and recumbent cycle technologies, Shweeb delivers a personal, efficient, and cost-effective transport solution with applications for urban commuting, recreational and fitness markets. "

The Sacred Economics of Cow Keeping

by Bill Giebler                         1000489 645
Getting Our Shit Together Indian Style

How to Work with Limited Resources

by Paul Scheckel                         1000477 785

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A Renewable Energy Primer

by Sascha Deri                         9133 1155

A primer to help you decide upon the best form of renewable energy to use for your home or business.

Solar Hot-Water Heaters: Green and Hot H2O

by Marshall                         1000003 1107

Using the sun's energy to heat water isn't a new idea.

Greener Houses

by Linda Pinkham                         9130 1025

It's possible that the terminology is expanding faster than the number of people who can actually build sustainable housing...

The Solar TriangleBy Stephen Morris

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No Fuel Like and Old Fuel?

by Stephen Morris                         9100 757

The idea of using electricity to heat homes now seems as outlandish as having a mini-nuclear reactor shapes like a woodstove in your living room.

An Introduction to Rainwater Harvesting

by Hari Srinivas                         1000169 621

Rainwater harvesting is a technology used for collecting and storing rainwater from rooftops, the land surface or rock catchment

A Declaration of Victory in A Safe and Sustainable World

by Stephen Morris                         1021 591

There was a revolution in America during the 1960s. The world as we knew it turned upside down. Heroes were assassinated; the just country fought an unjust war; and the Beatles took over the throne o

Get "Real" with Reel Mowers

by John Davis                         1000333 582

Reel mowers are thought to be outdated, forgotten relics, powered solely by the person pushing. In fact, reel mowers never left. It's a good thing too, since they have major advantages over their ga

Greenovation: Summer 2008

by Stephen Morris                         1000257 563

National Tour of Green Buildings, Fuel Cost Calculator, High Road, Healthier Kitchen, Ground Up

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Special Letter to the Editor

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Fun in the Slow Lane: Carless in Rural Maine

by Stephen Morris                         1024 527

Women of the Sun

by Stephen Morris                         1053 511

7 Tips to Reduce Your Pet's Carbon Paw Print

by Earth Paw                         1000252 492

Conservation and the Economics of Solar Heating

by Bob Ramlow and Benjamin Nusz                         9106 488

PDX Green Notes Autumn '09

by Gary Munkhoff                         1000361 484

Bicycle Recycling Program

by Geoff Thomas                         1000344 478

home & heart: You Can Get Here from There

by Kathleen Jarschke-Schultze                         9125 467

An Even Bigger Spill Looming?

by Asher Miller                         1000438 464

Bright Ideas for Storms and Blackouts

by Tim Matson                         1000256 457

How to Get Carbon-Free in 10 Years

by Brooke Jarvis & Doug Pibel                         1000237 427

Horse Power for Organic Farms

by Ken Laing                         9108 422

How to Choose the Right Bike

by Sandy Bourne                         1000199 419

When Words Fail

by Bill McKibben                         1000263 419

Enlightened Chick

by Kathleen Jarschke-Shultze                         1000189 415

He Fixes Things

by Stephen Morris                         1000318 383

UK: Cutting carbon starts at home

by Tara Baker                         1000357 365

Wood Heat 101 Basics

by Kathleen Jarschke-Schultze                         9153 237

Virtual Green Building Tour

by Sam Rubinoff                         1000358 197

An Energy Optimist Builds a Pain Mound

by Gaelan Brown                         1000464 164

Why Dry? This Summer Try Solar Drying

by Eben Fodor                         1054 159

Stories and Tunes

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