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...
30
APR
2017

100 Days of Destruction

  As you can see from the photo above, I marched in the Peoples Climate March yesterday in Chicago with 5000 others.  It was wet and cold but who cares when the fate of science and our planet are at stake.   I know that most of those that read my blog agree with me that...
23
APR
2017

UNBELIEVABLE

The following article from yesterday’s Huffington Post boggles the mind. All I can say is, watch what Trump does not what he says. It is incomprehensible, given all that we know about how he is attempting to not just slash environmental budgets but to actually eliminate the...
22
APR
2017

Good News Tainted with Bad News

The good news is that over the last decade, going back to the Bush Administration, legislation backed by funding for environmental work has produced dramatically positive results for U.S. air quality.  According to the first of three following articles: “Toxic air releases...
16
APR
2017

What Does it Mean to RESIST?

The first 100 days of the new Administration are not even over and yet we have already seen success in efforts to RESIST efforts and actions taken by Trump.  The travel ban hasn’t happened and the ACA is still the law of the land.  While a new Supreme Court Justice is on...
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...
25
MAR
2017

Who Needs Healthy, Clean, Safe Great Lakes Anyway???

Here in the Midwest Great Lakes states, our congressional delegations have successfully fought for and created the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI), a $300-million-per-year program that began in 2010 and was made official last year by Congress.  It is making a HUGE...
05
MAR
2017

Insidious Subterfuge Right Under Your Nose

When the new President (I can’t even mention his name) took office in January, it wasn’t the beginning of the challenge to climate science and action in DC.  If it weren’t actually happening, I would not be able to imagine that well educated leaders in a free...