Get Solar

Solar Blog

Going Green and Earning Green

Posted by Eric Messinger In Monday, April 14 2008 under: Solar Power Info, Climate Change, Green Living

The typically interesting Timothy Ferris, author of bestseller The 4-Hour Work Week, has come out with a great post about the return on investment for going green. It gets to the heart of a lot of what we talk about here, but, most importantly, it emphasizes the fact that responding to climate change is above all an opportunity.

Read More

We Always Knew Food was Energy

Posted by Margaret Collins In Wednesday, January 30 2008 under: Sustainability, Solar Power Info, Conservation, Green Living

We don't usually think that hard about what that means. Calories, yes; occasionally we consider the carbon footprint of our meal in terms of how far it had to travel to us, if it came packaged in plastic or cardboard, etc. But a recent New York Times article brings to light the truly dark side of our eating habits in America: industrial meat production. Mark Bittman begins his article with a shocker, comparing meat to oil:

Read More

The New Environmentalist: Less Consumption or Greener Consumption?

Posted by Adam Sewall In Monday, January 14 2008 under: Sustainability, Solar Power Info, Green Living

Over the weekend, I got into a discussion with a good friend of mine about climate change. What began as a friendly, casual interchange soon developed into one of those exaggerated conversations. You know the kind: where each person temporarily adopts extreme and opposing views, simply the hopes of spicing up an otherwise tepid chat. (Editor's note: no punches were thrown, but tears were definitely shed.)

Read More
Solar Cost Calculator Estimate Your Savings!
Compare Solar Quotes

Subscribe to Email Updates

Categories

See More Categories