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Soapbox Monday: How to handle air-conditioning
Mon, Aug 5, 2013, 4:55 PM
The Soapbox Monday series returns with a discussion on staying cool and green, today's blissfully cool temperature notwithstanding. Join greenlimbs...
Soapbox Monday: What to do about urban litter?
Mon, Mar 4, 2013, 6:00 AM
Today, as a continuation of our monthly conversation, Lauren E. Leonard, editor of GreenLimbs.com and I have been discussing litter. Here’s...
Soapbox Monday: What's under YOUR kitchen sink?
Mon, Feb 4, 2013, 11:37 AM
Today, Lauren E. Leonard of greenlimbs.com and I are are hoping to start a conversation about chemicals in everyday products ... by ‘fessing...
Soapbox Monday: Out with the incandescents, in with CFLs, LEDs
Mon, Jan 28, 2013, 7:22 AM
The efficiency upgrade for America's light bulbs continues. When the calendar turned to January, 75-watt bulbs joined 100-watters in having...
Soapbox Monday: How important is it to steer power use to off-peak times?
Mon, Mar 5, 2012, 11:52 AM
I struggled with this morning's column about off-peak power use. Somehow, I wasn't getting the logic worked out with one of the things I wanted...
Soapbox Monday: Power at a premium
Mon, Feb 20, 2012, 6:05 AM
I'm one of those annoying people who thinks we should actually be paying more for household electricity. That way, we might use less of it...
Soapbox Monday: Is beef still on the table?
Mon, Feb 13, 2012, 2:26 PM
Interesting things have been going on with the nation’s meat consumption. In December, a U.S. Department of Agriculture livestock report...
Soapbox Monday: Is hunger an environmental issue?
Mon, Feb 6, 2012, 1:04 PM
I was probably a bit testy on the phone. The person calling wanted to tell me about a hunger project in Bucks County, and since I’ve...
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