Creative Greenius

I’ve Done The Math – Now I’m Doing Something About It

Creative Greenius

Bill McKibben’s “Do The Math” article in 2012′s Rolling Stone magazine taught us that we cannot burn any more than 565 gigatons of carbon if we want to stay at 2° or lower.

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Traveling Through Time, Exploring the String Theory and Hugging the Giant Sequoias

Creative Greenius

It was there because the cover story was “Among the Ancients, Giant Sequoias of the Sierra&# Another article headline that made the cover, “Is Al Gore Our Great Green Hope?&#.

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Dude! What Part of Fires, Flood, Drought & Record Temps Didn’t You Understand?

Creative Greenius

You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet. That’s What Happens When YOU’RE the Jackass driving 140 Miles An Hour Totally Toasted.

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Traveling Through Time, Exploring the String Theory and Hugging the Giant Sequoias

Creative Greenius

It was there because the cover story was “Among the Ancients, Giant Sequoias of the Sierra” Another article headline that made the cover, “Is Al Gore Our Great Green Hope?”

Greenius on Patch.com: It’s Not Easy Being Green, But it’s Fun in Hermosa

Creative Greenius

My column last week on Fourth of July fireworks and their environmental impact had an explosive impact of its own, as my back-and-forth with a right wing blogger in the comments section helped make it the most popular article on Hermosa Beach | Patch for five straight days.

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Torrance Goes All 350 for October 24, Ready to do The Amazing Waving Human Tide Line

Creative Greenius

We’re going to have a strong media turnout on Saturday in Manhattan Beach and we’ve got more articles coming out in newspapers this week.

2009 132

Solar Smackdown in Torrance – Installer Sues City on Behalf of the Sun

Creative Greenius

The Breeze got their own headline wrong since Bradley isn’t a “Torrance man&# he lives in Rancho Palos Verdes where his business is based, as it says in paragraph five of their article, but you’ve got to cut them some slack because their legacy ship is sinking.

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Michael Jackson Comes Back From Dead to Blast L.A. Times Climate Change Coverage

Creative Greenius

And even Bubbles the chimp has more journalistic integrity than Times reporter Jim Tankersley who wrote the ‘Climate Battle Shifts to Senate ‘ article.

Solar Powered Greenius Producing Massive South Bay Energy

Creative Greenius

Bartz and ABC Solar asked the court for an injunction against the City of Torrance for the city’s practice of requiring an aesthetic review of solar energy system installations enforced via Article 41 – R-H Hillside and Local Coastal Overlay Zone of the Torrance Municipal Code.

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Dude! What Part of Fires, Flood, Drought & Record Temps Didn’t You Understand?

Creative Greenius

It’s only going to get wilder and wackier from here – or as a recent article on the subject put it: Epic floods, massive wildfires, drought and the deadliest tornado season in 60 years are ravaging the United States, with scientists warning that climate change will bring even more extreme weather. You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet. That’s What Happens When YOU’RE the Jackass driving 140 Miles An Hour Totally Toasted.

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Headless Body In Topless Bar

Creative Greenius

When we landed men on the moon, I was the kid who delivered those historic newspapers to my neighbors, but not before reading every article and devouring every black and white photo. I’ve had a lifelong love affair with newspapers.

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Failed Local Paper Put Out Of Its Misery - By Creative Greenius!

Creative Greenius

I intend to read the Breeze’s few local articles of community interest for free on their highly unattractive website. Greenius Blog Fires Daily Breeze Editors, Takes Over Environmental Coverage.

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Comedy CAFE Clowns Crack Me Up

Creative Greenius

Bird Cage Liners article this morning: Asking carmakers to comply with California’s rules would be tantamount to forcing a cancer patient to “finish chemo and then go run the Boston Marathon,&# General Motors Corp. Car Makers Serve Up Funniest Fail Ever!

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The Further Adventures of The Solangelist

Creative Greenius

That’s why we’ve built out a huge resource section with tons of articles and that’s why we’ve begun offering seminars and classes. As we move into the final month of the year 2008 I keep looking up at my rooftop longingly.

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Where We’ve Been, Where We’re At & Where We’re Going

Creative Greenius

Our event generated heat and we stoked those flames and kept them burning over the last two weeks through the continual release of photos and slide shows , news articles , radio and TV broadcasts , and video after video shot by the multiple camera crews we had covering our event. It’s my great honor to have written this update on our South Bay Los Angeles 350 Climate Action Group for the 350.org site where you will find it cross posted and currently on their homepage.

2009 100

Greenius To Corporate Carbon Producers: You’ll Pay & You’ll Like It

Creative Greenius

I offered my take on an article entitled: “ Hacks and Handout-Seekers Hate Obama’s Climate Plan “ If you’re not familiar with TerraPass Footprint this is a great opportunity to check them out. Last month your Creative Greenius weighed into the issue of carbon cap and trade on the TerraPass Footprint website.

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Greenius Drinks L.A. Times’ Milkshake On Global Warming

Creative Greenius

In fact, what that limp-wristed closing sentence in their article on the Coen Brother’s new anti-coal commercial really does is carry water for Killer Coal. “ But some scientists say that weaning the world off coal is crucial to slowing the devastating effects of climate change. “ Really, Los Angeles Times? “ Some Scientists?&# That’s your report? You actually printed that? Is that the same thing as 99% of the world’s scientists?

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News FAIL - L.A. Times Blows Global Warming Story

Creative Greenius

This is nothing less than the equivalent of quoting the KKK’s view of black people in an article on civil rights. The L.A. Times has a newsbreaking interview with new Secretary of Energy Steven Chu in this morning’s paper. Secretary Chu gave the Times an exclusive Tuesday and the paper says he warned about the threats from climate change more “bluntly&# and in more “dire terms&# than he ever has before.

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Which Green Car Reports articles are most valuable? Poll results

Green Car Reports

A Twitter poll isn't particularly scientific, but like reading the comments on articles, we thought it might give us a. We've now been running a series of Twitter polls for several weeks, and last week we decided to use one poll for a different purpose. We wanted to survey our audience, which we haven't done in any large-scale or systematic way. Politics Future Cars incentives plug-in cars transportation policy Polls

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Magazine Article and 914 EV Wiki

Porsche 914 EV Conversion

I ran out to Barnes and Noble today and picked up the March issue of Sports Car Market magazine. My 914 was featured on page 38 along with John Benson's 914 DC conversion! I hope Electro Auto doesn't get even more swamped by the publicity. I'm glad these EVs are getting coverage so more people can see what's possible.

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Which type of Green Car Reports articles are least valuable? Poll results

Green Car Reports

The flipside of "most valuable" is "least valuable," so we put up the same list of choices again, this time asking survey respondents to rank their least favorite types of articles. Last week, we wrote about the results of a Twitter poll we put up to get a feel for what our readers like best about the site. Surprisingly, however, the results. Politics Future Cars energy policy incentives plug-in cars transportation policy Polls

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Bob Lutz on the real cost to make the Chevy Volt, Reuters article "preposterous"

National Green Transportation

On Monday, Reuters published an article claiming that each Chevy Volt cost GM $89,000 to manufacture, meaning that GM was eating $49k per Volt sold. That article cited a report prepared for Reuters by an "analyst,&quot

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Green Car Reports, Five Years And 9,800 Articles Later

Green Car Reports

At first one a day, and then more, we wrote articles on fuel efficiency, hybrids, diesel vehicles, and the plug-in electric cars that were then still two years away from the market. Five years ago today, Green Car Reports began a daily publishing schedule. Think back to February 2009, when the Tesla Roadster was the sole modern battery-electric

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Life With Tesla Model S: Thoughts On '10 Things I Hate' Article (Really Only Seven)

Green Car Reports

” The article appeared last week on The Drive, a new "automotive culture" website from publisher Time Inc. It was a classic click-bait headline: “Ten Things I Hate About My Tesla.” The author, Andy Blau, owns a green Tesla Model S and spends a lot of time driving on New Jersey’s Palisades Parkway, so I identified with him right. Tesla Motors plug-in cars

Bob Lutz on the real cost to make the Chevy Volt, Reuters article "preposterous"

National Green Transportation

On Monday, Reuters published an article claiming that each Chevy Volt cost GM $89,000 to manufacture, meaning that GM was eating $49k per Volt sold. That article cited a report prepared for Reuters by an "analyst,&quot

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Washington Post To Syndicate Green Car Reports Articles

Green Car Reports

Being a startup media company means knocking on a whole lot of doors. And, occasionally, someone important answers. Here at High Gear Media, we're delighted to announce a partnership with The Washington Post. Their editors will choose certain stories from GreenCarReports and our other sites (The Car Connection and Motor Authority) to use on their

CNN engages in fearism with article about electric vehicle range anxiety

National Green Transportation

An October 18, 2010 CNN news article about electric vehicle range anxiety is illustrative about one way to slant the coverage of this issue. Let's take a look at the points raised in the CNN article, but from the viewpoint of a journalist who has owned electric vehicles for over 10

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Today's Electric Cars and Battery Recycling

Electric Cars are for Girls

This NYT article connects the electric car manufacturers with their long-term battery recycling plans So you may have heard a little about the not-so-clean business of lead acid battery recycling.but hey, what about all the lithium ion batteries being used in today's electric cars?

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Electric Motorcycle Crash Fundraiser - Nikki's Video!

Electric Cars are for Girls

It's been a few weeks since Nathan Abbot crashed his electric motorcycle during a cross country ride - you can read all about it in this Wired magazine article. Nathan is now in a Portland hospital recovering from his (severe) injuries, and he and his family need our help this holiday season! Please click on the link below and donate whatever you can until Dec. 31; I know they will really appreciate it

Leaf Gets iPhone Control

Revenge of the Electric Car

Read more in the article: Nissan Leaf electric car gets iPhone control. From the article: “All Nissan Leafs (Leaves?) Here is the full text of the article, in case the link goes bad: [link]. Another Leaf-note: It’ll be iPhone friendly. will come with a cellular data radio built in. While the vehicle is at a charging station, it’ll be able to send updates to your phone, telling you when it’s finished suckling go-juice.&#.

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Electric Car Sharing

Electric Cars are for Girls

Only 50 bucks an hour, according to the article Marc Geller mentioned a few minutes ago on Twitter that he rented his electric vehicle to a Canadian through a peer-to-peer car sharing service called Getaround. I love this idea for getting people into electric cars! Might not be available for sale in your neighborhood, but if you happen to be visiting San Francisco you can rent one for a while, and see how you like it. They have gas-guzzlers too, of course, but.Tesla roadster, anyone?

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Elon Musk slams NY Times reporter for "fake" test drive of Tesla Model S

National Green Transportation

Musk's twitter posts on Monday call the article, by John Broder Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk is blasting an NY Times reporter over what appears to be a shoddy Tesla Model S test drive report last weekend.

Electric Motorcycle Crash Fundraiser - Nikki's Video!

Electric Cars are for Girls

It's been a few weeks since Nathan Abbot crashed his electric motorcycle during a cross country ride - you can read all about it in this Wired magazine article. Nathan is now in a Portland hospital recovering from his (severe) injuries, and he and his family need our help this holiday season! Please click on the link below and donate whatever you can until Dec. 31; I know they will really appreciate it

The Real Reason for USA based Economic Recessions.

DIY Electric Car

This article will also show how the price of oil contributed to the current housing crisis as well but the responsibility of that problem has other root causes that will not be discussed here. Later on in this article you will see what the economic side effects are to this course of action. The True Cause of Recessions: OIL. By Douglas A. Stansfield. Recently I had the opportunity to speak at the annual Pennsylvania Energy Festival ( [link] ) back in September of this year.

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Follow-up: In the end, I bought a Toyota Prius Prime plug-in hybrid

Green Car Reports

In an article last fall, I reached out the GCR readers for a suggestion for what plug-in vehicle I should buy to complement my 84-mile range 2015 Nissan LEAF. The new vehicle, my wife’s car, had to handle a 16 mile daily commute, occasional 300 mile trips to Vermont (a place of few DC fast chargers), and be less than $40,000. Readers. Buying plug-in cars

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One out of four consumers interested in electric vehicles

Revenge of the Electric Car

From the USA Today Article: One out of four consumers say they would be willing to consider a plug-in electric car next time they are shopping for a new vehicle, Consumer Reports says one of its polls found. Here’s the full text of the entire article, in case the link goes bad: [link]. One out of four consumers interested in electric vehicles.

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GE and Nissan to work on integrating electric vehicles and smart grid

National Green Transportation

Every so often this salivation bubbles up with articles glowing with There are some among the powers-that-be who are salivating over the thought of vast parking lots full of electric vehicles, each plugged into the smart grid.

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PHEV Blowback

Plug In Partners

As someone who has been enthusiastically watching and promoting plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, I was concerned that the headline of an article in USA Today (“Plug-in cars could actually increase air pollution,” Feb. A curious story ran in USA Today last week.

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Top five cars for under £200 per month

Green Cars News

Our price-busting articles on Top five cars you can lease for under £100 a month and Top five EVs and hybrids you can lease for less than £250 a month

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What happens to plug-in hybrids over time? Take our Twitter poll

Green Car Reports

Last week, for the first time, we reminded regular readers about our regular Twitter poll in an article announcing the question of the week. That article seems to have earned us about three times as many responses as in previous polls, so we're going to make it a regular practice henceforth. This week, the question has to do with plug-in hybrids. Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars Polls

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