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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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A Power Play
May 19, 2019 5:50 am
Comments: 14 | Views: 18,298

One of the amazing things about the power grid is that when you flip on a light switch, the power for the light is generated right then. There is no “pool”... More
Can you Pay to Reduce your Carbon Footprint?
Jan 26, 2020 6:03 am
Comments: 25 | Views: 18,185

Google’s data centers are carbon-neutral. My household is carbon-neutral. Palo Alto Utility’s natural gas service is carbon neutral. How can this be?... More
Juggling Renewables
Apr 14, 2019 6:28 am
Comments: 50 | Views: 18,157

As California pushes to reduce emissions by 40% in the next twelve years, we are increasingly betting on clean electricity. We are electrifying vehicles, electrifying... More
Is "stage 2" the time to try a more pedestrian-friendly downtown?
May 3, 2020 6:09 am
Comments: 39 | Views: 18,082

Should we be allocating more space for people and less space for cars in our downtowns? This question comes up ... More
Flying: Coming soon to an airport near you...
Apr 12, 2020 6:08 am
Comments: 21 | Views: 18,001

This is the fourth post in an (intermittent) series on flying…

Flying is a growing component of greenhouse gas emissions, and ... More
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