Live Christmas Trees

[powerpress url=”/story_archives/audio/live_christmastrees.mp3″] If healthy rich soil serves as the digestive system of the planet then, trees are the lungs. They play a major role in absorbing carbon dioxide, filtering air pollution and making oxygen. Trees help control erosion and support healthy soil, which sequesters even more CO2. But how often do you/we go out and […]

Rocket Heaters

[powerpress url=”/story_archives/audio/rocket_heaters.mp3″]   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 […]

Simple Steps

[powerpress url=”/story_archives/audio/simple_steps.mp3″] 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 […]

Cool Cities

As the world’s population continues to grow and manmade pollution increases, the United States is far behind governments around the world in taking steps to fight climate change and create  more sustainable systems. Tune in to learn how many local governments are beginning to take action on their own, creating a global shift in the […]