Energy Efficiency

Action!

Climate change is becoming mainstream news but the connection between our daily consumer habits and global pollution is not. From the demand for hydro-fracked oil and gas and dirty coal to buying Big Ag’s junk and genetically modified food to disposable products, most of us unintentionally propagate unsustainable extraction, pollution and waste with everyday purchases. […] Find out more

Farm Camp

Since quality food is our best medicine and since children are the future of our species, when kids learn about the benefits of locally produced food, there is hope. Thanks to the Internet, farmer’s markets and widespread media reporting on the dangers of industrial food, consumers are starting to see the importance of seeking better […] Find out more

Rocket Heaters

  If you live in a cold climate, have high heating costs and access to wood, a do-it-yourself Rocket Mass Heater might be of interest. Its a simple, super-efficient, woodstove that can help you stay t-o-a-s-ty in winter, saving money and pollution. Like a poor-man’s masonry stove, it absorbs and holds heat in a thermal […] Find out more

Energy Incentives

Most citizens have difficulty grasping the enormity of the climate crisis, don’t believe they personally can make a difference or don’t know where to start to get involved. Government has yet to embrace the reality of global warming but tax incentives and rebates for energy conservation and efficiency and renewable energy are available for projects […] Find out more

Simple Steps

Conventional energy production is dirty. Despite recent global Climate summits and their often heated sessions, inaction is not reducing man made damage to the atmosphere. While most citizens rely on legislation for protection from excessive pollution, generations of unsustainable production, consumption and toxic waste burden the natural forces behind climate cycles. Corporate operatives direct government […] Find out more