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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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What to do if you get a noisy Rheem/Ruud heat pump water heater
May 22, 2022 6:24 am
Comments: 14 | Views: 3,837

One of the reasons that people have favored the Rheem/Ruud heat pump water heaters is because they are quiet. Rated at a low 49 dB, you could install one in most... More
We need stable, climate-forward land use policies
May 15, 2022 6:03 am
Comments: 4 | Views: 4,488


With the growing demand for renewable energy, domestic mineral supplies, new long-distance transmission lines, and subterranean repositories for captured CO2 and... More
Need some help choosing a plant-based milk?
May 8, 2022 6:05 am
Comments: 13 | Views: 6,187

A few weeks ago I found myself staring into a refrigerator case full of plant-based milks, with no idea which one to choose or why. A guy next to me was doing the... More
Let's bury our CO2. What could possibly go wrong?
May 1, 2022 5:45 am
Comments: 13 | Views: 7,456


We did not act early enough on climate change, and we continue to burn through our carbon budget too fast. As a result, we are faced with the need to capture and... More
Menlo Park considers an "electrification concierge"
Apr 17, 2022 6:22 am
Comments: 13 | Views: 8,658

There are many easy, fast, and cost-effective ways for each of us to make a big dent in our emissions. Think modernizing our diets, electrifying our transportation,... More
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