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A New Shade of Green
A New Shade of Green

By Sherry Listgarten

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About this blog: Climate change, despite its outsized impact on the planet, is still an abstract concept to many of us. That needs to change. My hope is that readers of this blog will develop a better understanding of how our climate is evolving a...  (More)

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Geocaching for Methane
Mar 31, 2019 6:18 am
Comments: 5 | Views: 6,875

Where is the closest oil well to your home? Or your kid’s school? Is it leaking? Does anyone know? California is like a pin cushion for oil wells, and abandoned... More
Disposing of Disposables
Nov 10, 2019 5:40 am
Comments: 24 | Views: 6,871

Several comments on previous posts in this blog have pointed out that it wasn’t too long ago that we were much more accustomed to reusing things. For example:... More
Two degrees can do all that?
Jul 21, 2019 5:20 am
Comments: 26 | Views: 6,855

It’s hard to believe that if the temperature goes up by only two degrees, our world will change so much. When I walk outside, I can barely tell the temperature... More
A Peek at Power Planning
Apr 28, 2019 5:35 am
Comments: 13 | Views: 6,829

Palo Alto has 100% clean electricity and recently hit its 60% renewables target. So we are done, right? Being an electric planner for Palo Alto has got to be the... More
Can Americans Be Green?
Feb 9, 2019 7:24 pm
Comments: 13 | Views: 6,816

If you think the online comments in this paper can get snarky, you should read some of the popular climate authors. For example: “==I Rich people emit more carbon,... More
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