Sustainability

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People, places, and projects that help us understand the challenge of sustainability. While I focus on environmental sustainability, there’s plenty here about social and economic issues, too.

Recharge!

I no longer feel guilty, or quite so guilty, about the electronic bits and pieces I need to do my job. I read about these batteries at a favorite review site, TheSweetHome.com, and bought them even though the review was a little out of date. I can charge AA and AAA batteries in this charger.

Train visions

I was 19 years old the first time I rode a train, and in a foreign country. England doesnt seem very foreign to me now, but I was young and there were so many little things to negotiate, from knowing to ask for a return ticket to the lean out the window and turn the

A Smaller Circle

I have wanted to use this story about the ducks in Boulder creek for years, and doing so in a UK magazine called Resurgence/Ecologist really brought things full circle. I was living in Boulder when I was asked to write the only other thing Ive ever contributed to Resurgence, Dont Call Me A Green Consumer.

Save the Planet? Who, Me?

What can I do to make a difference? Youd be surprised at how much professional environmentalists hate this question. They wish they could answer it, but they really dont know. Instead, they talk about policy changes and government initiatives, tax incentives and corporate governance. (Note: The text in this post comes from the Armchair Environmentalist,