02
JUL
2017

For The First Time EVER!!

There’s not much I can say that will add to the following article.  I am posting it here in its entirety since I know that most of you don’t actually click through to read the underlying articles on which I base my posts. For the skeptics and so called experts that...
02
JUL
2017

A More Quite World

As I was sitting on my back deck this morning drinking my coffee, relaxing and listening to the symphony of chirping birds I heard the growl of airplanes flying by overhead.  Not an unusual sound for any of us almost anywhere in the world.  And faintly in the background, I could...
25
JUN
2017

One Minute Amazing Video

Solar technology is moving ahead so much faster than most people comprehend.  It is gaining scale and the price is dropping.  Unfortunately, we are ceding leadership in this arena to the Chinese.  Sad.  The rest of the  world will leave us in the dust if we’re not careful...
25
JUN
2017

The Fifth Dimension

In 1969, as part of the musical Hair, the Fifth Dimension recorded this song.  Enjoy the music as you read more about the solar revolution that is coming… https://youtu.be/oPK7ZF6jfJE Support for clean energy driven by economics — report Maxine Joselow, E&E News...
18
JUN
2017

George Harrison Had it Right in 1969…

First of all, a happy Father’s Day to you all.  I am so incredibly fortunate to have such a wonderful family all of which live close.  It is worthwhile today to take a minute out and be thankful for all the blessings we enjoy and, especially here in the United States, the...
10
JUN
2017

410 to Yuma

OK.  So the movie is actually 310 to Yuma but that is fiction and this is reality.  That movie is violent and our weather is getting more so too as the climate gets warmer.  It was once described to me how CO2 warms our planet.  Emitting CO2 into the atmosphere is like putting a...
15
APR
2017

Environmental Red Line – What Does That Mean to Wild Lands?

Surveys continually show that the American population is becoming increasingly convinced of and concerned about the changing climate and global warming.  The principal cause being the increase of CO2 in the atmosphere along with methane.  The two primary sources comprising about...
07
APR
2017

What Does It Mean to “RESIST”

Since the election on November 8, I have been asked countless times “what is the Sierra Club going to do to protect our environment?”  And this: “What can I do to prevent our natural resources and climate to be devastated by actions of the Trump...
05
FEB
2017

Like I Said…

We had dinner with some old friends last night.  The conversation inevitably turned to politics (ugh).  I brought up my recent blog about CRA and the overturning of the Stream Protection Rule.  I tried to explain why anyone (read Republicans and a couple of Democrats) would want...
29
JAN
2017

Ain’t No Stopping Us Now

Maybe I should have entitled this piece after the Talking Heads song “Once in a Lifetime” with the famous lyrics of “You may ask yourself, well, how did I get here?” (https://youtu.be/I1wg1DNHbNU)  But we’re not going to ruminate on the insanity of...