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Understanding our Energy Requirements and the “Green” Ideology

Understanding our Energy Requirements and the “Green” Ideology

→  November 30, 2009

The term “Going Green” has become a catch-all expression for anything that is eco-friendly, from reusable tote bags, electric cars, solar power, can, glass, and plastic recycling, and everything in-between.  Unfortunately, where and when energy is involved, “going green” is more slogan than reality.  Let me explain: To keep energy on an even playing field, I’m [...]

Keeping your Automobile Green and Eco-Friendly

Keeping your Automobile Green and Eco-Friendly

→  August 17, 2009

One might think that washing your car at home is more eco-friendly than going to a big, large, and impersonal carwash. Seems like a reasonable conclusion, after all, the Car Wash is so large and industrial, and has all of those big scrubbers, brushes, chemicals, and other devices. Well, if that was your conclusion—you’d be [...]