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Climate Change and Senior Citizens

California and New York have banned sales of new fossil-fueled cars by 2035 (the same date that GM announced they will be eliminating their gas-fueled cars). Volvo will be stopping non-electric car production & sales by 2030 - and the entire world is moving off gas and diesel powered cars - and...

State & Utility Clean Electricity Policies

California and New York have banned sales of new fossil-fueled cars by 2035 (the same date that GM announced they will be eliminating their gas-fueled cars). Volvo will be stopping non-electric car production & sales by 2030 - and the entire world is moving off gas and diesel powered cars - and...

Memorial Day History (& Future?)

California and New York have banned sales of new fossil-fueled cars by 2035 (the same date that GM announced they will be eliminating their gas-fueled cars). Volvo will be stopping non-electric car production & sales by 2030 - and the entire world is moving off gas and diesel powered cars - and...

Electric planes taking off!

The entire world is moving to eliminate fossil fuels by using the Forces of Nature (the Air, Water, Earth, and Sun) to create the clean electricity that will power our civilization. But the question everyone asks is – how will we replace fossil fuels in heavy duty transportation equipment...

Common Questions about Electric Vehicles (EVs)

California and New York have banned sales of new fossil-fueled cars by 2035 (the same date that GM announced they will be eliminating their gas-fueled cars). Volvo will be stopping non-electric car production & sales by 2030 - and the entire world is moving off gas and diesel powered cars - and...

Phase Changes with Govi Rao

It’s the roaring 2020s – the decade when everything changes… and it’s incredible how science and nature are creating new solutions to our most daunting challenges. Energy Efficiency is always the first step in clean energy – because “the cheapest energy is the energy we DON’T use”. Imagine...

Earth Month

Earth Month

In 1970, the first Earth Day event mobilized millions of Americans and generated the momentum that led to the Clean Water Act and ended the dumping of industrial pollution that had our rivers on fire. That Earth Day mobilization also produced the Clean Air Act that dramatically reduced air...

Zip System House Wrap

Zip System House Wrap

The least expensive and most climate-friendly energy is that which we don’t use. The first thing we should always do is use energy efficiency techniques and technologies to reduce energy consumption and waste. When we are constructing a new building or renovating the envelope of an existing...

Consume less share better

Towards Aware and No-Harm Investing

Most of us want to “do the right thing”. But traditionally, we don’t know what’s in our investment portfolios. While our investments affect the world we live in, most of us are not aware of where our investments go, and if those investments support what we believe in. And, sometimes, what we...

Earth Day Earth Decade

Earth Hour – Earth Day – Earth Decade

As the world moves closer to the end of the covid pandemic – every indication is that the roaring 2020s will the decade when everything changes. As this week’s AWESome EarthKind Podcast guest says:  “These next 10 years will decide the fate of civilization. “ Centuries from now, our...

LED Lighting

LED Lighting

LEDs (Light Emitting Diodes) are the cleanest, most cost-efficient, and energy-efficient source of lighting you can purchase for your home, business, or institution. LEDs allow you to enjoy the benefits of saving money, light adjustments to fit your desired aesthetic, and energy conservation...

Geothermal Home

Clean Heating & Cooling

Burning any type of fossil fuel – whether it’s oil, coal, natural gas, propane, or wood -provides energy efficiencies that are significantly less than 100% efficient. A brand-new high-tech gas burner can reach efficiencies in the 97% range. But with older systems – and with hot water during the...

world war zero

WORLD WAR ZERO has begun!

WORLD WAR ZERO has begun! Millions of Jobs and $16 Trillion of Opportunity World War Zero is a non-profit organization that was founded by 2 former Republic Governors (Arnold Schwarzenegger & John Kasich) and John Kerry, the former Democratic US Senator & Secretary of State. World War...

heating and cooling

Earth Power for our Heating, Cooling & Hot Water

The largest heat storage system in the world is right under our feet. For billions of years, the earth has been absorbing the sun’s energy. The planet’s constant temperature just a few feet underground can meet all our heating, cooling, and hot water needs — with a minimum amount of energy to move...

UV Lighting

Clean Energy 1st Step — LED Lightbulbs

One simple, fast, and affordable way to have a positive impact on the environment — and save money — is to change our incandescent lightbulbs to LEDs (Light Emitting Diodes). With incandescent lightbulbs, 90% of the energy produces HEAT, not visible light. That’s why we burn our hands when we...

National Weather Service

National Weather Service Report

Scientists have long predicted that increased Greenhouse Gasconcentrations would fuel more frequent and intense extreme weatherevents. The National Weather Service has reported that 2020 is a record year. There were 30 named storms (top winds of 39 mph or greater); 13 became hurricanes (top winds...