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A Clear & Present Danger – If We Don’t Stand Up And Stop Evil In Its Tracks It Will Stomp Good People Under Its Jack Boots #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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Evil fascism News News Media racism Truth & Reality

2018 130

A Well Earned, Guilt Free #YearOfJoe

Creative Greenius

Ladies and gentlemen your friendly neighborhood Greenius has hit the wall. I am dog tired. And I’m cranky – angry even – I’ve got no patience left. My lips no longer pucker to kiss politicians ass and I find that I can no longer suffer fools gladly.

2017 207

What’s In It For Me?

Creative Greenius

It KILLS me that we are going to stick the kids with the mess we made and the trash we didn’t clean up from our nonstop baby boomer party from 1946 to present day.

2015 246

Al Muratsuchi Votes To Kill Community Choice Then Finds Out He Was Duped & Calls Me To Apologize

Creative Greenius

This political primary season just keeps getting weirder and weirder. Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi, representing the 66th District in California explains as State Controller, John Chiang listens at the Lunquist Mansion on the Palos Verdes Peninsula during a recent fundraiser (photo by Joe Galliani).

2014 263

Hot Tub Time Machine WayBack Wednesday – Reposted Word-for-Word from June 25 of 2008

Creative Greenius

Dr. Hansen is giving us 12 months to get our act together: “ The next President and Congress must define a course next year in which the United States exerts leadership commensurate with our responsibility for the present dangerous situation. Wednesday, June 25, 2008.

2008 200

Let Us Now Murder AB 2145 Before It Kills Community Choice Power

Creative Greenius

It should surprise no one that the entire event was a sad and cynical dog and pony show for the guest presenters with a minimum of public questions allowed.

2014 224

Ted Lieu To The Rescue! Heroic Climate Champion Saves Community Choice Aggregation.

Creative Greenius

” Ted shouted into the microphone at the podium as he bounded up from his seat to address the room while the audience full of staff and elected officials from the 15 cities that make up the South Bay started to applaud the presenters for their work. .

2014 226

Getting To Work In Hermosa Beach – The Carbon Neutral ClueTrain Leaves the Station

Creative Greenius

You say you’d like to see that presentation? Here it is as presented to the Green Task Force.

2010 215

Hermosa Beach Mayor Has A Secret & It’s None of Your Damn Business

Creative Greenius

No agenda was ever released for this event and no list of who was invited or who is presenting can be found anywhere. Well I guess I’m just not the “leading thinker&# on Hermosa’s Carbon Neutral City movement or the Green Idea City I thought I was. Who’d have thunk it?!

2010 193

Greenius Presents: Governor Schwarzenegger on What’s Coming Soon To California

Creative Greenius

As your friendly neighborhood Greenius continues with his efforts to help Hermosa Beach become the first carbon neutral city in the South Bay, it might help some of you to get up to speed on what we already know is coming our way here in California from climate change and global weirding. Here’s Governor Schwarzenegger telling it like it is about what we’re doing in California to prepare for what we already see coming our way.

2010 109

Greenius Will Meet With Al Gore To Talk Climate Reality

Creative Greenius

Joe Galliani Selected As Climate Leader Just As Global Warming Reaches Tipping Points.

Environmental Charter High School Gets Solar; Greenius Goes EcoMedia

Creative Greenius

And of course the campus was teeming with hundreds of ECHS students, looking sharp and bright in their best business casual fashions as they proudly presented their purpose-driven projects, thoughts and ideas that are the heart of the annual Community Forum’s program.

Solar 130

Lillian Light Is No Lightweight - The Environmental Lioness of the South Bay is Fired Up, Ready To Go!

Creative Greenius

In 2001 we started by making a list of what our environmental priorities were and then we brought those to the public by recruiting speakers to present those topics on Earth day. Then in 2003 we presented a forum on Iraq, “Voices From the Streets.&#

Light 179

Greenius on Patch.com: Finding Free Green to Fund the Green Idea City

Creative Greenius

I’ve attended conferences across the state , learning the details, and writing about the progress of the first cities and counties to make loans to their citizens, and giving presentations locally to update the South Bay. I don’t need to tell you how tight money is today.

IDEA 141

The Summit On Clean Tech Law & The New Energy Policy

Creative Greenius

UCI’s solar energy research center will be presenting their advice on partnering with the private sector to leverage research in the pipeline & to commercialize it.

Clean 158

The Cat Is Still On The Roof – And The Roof! The Roof! The Roof Is On Fire!

Creative Greenius

Dr. Hansen is giving us 12 months to get our act together: “ The next President and Congress must define a course next year in which the United States exerts leadership commensurate with our responsibility for the present dangerous situation.

2009 151

Exxon/Mobil Guilty of Climate Change Coverup. Now Ordered Out of Torrance 3 Years Sooner.

Creative Greenius

I turn 60 in 2017 and this will be a present I’m getting myself. I initially gave Exxon/Mobil till 2020 to get out of Torrance and clean up their toxic mess here in my town.

Heidi On The Hot Seat

Creative Greenius

Presently I’m sorry to report that there is no local leadership driving these emissions down. All Global Warming Is Local.

2009 158

It’s Time To Go To The Mattresses

Creative Greenius

A stark scientific conclusion, that we must reduce greenhouse gases below present amounts to preserve nature and humanity, has become clear to the relevant experts.

2009 158

Greenius Weekend Update

Creative Greenius

AB 811 Presentation this Thursday, May 28, 2009. I’ve spent all of the last week and I’ll be spending plenty of quality time this Memorial Day holiday weekend updating my AB 811 presentation for the Green Task Force meeting next Thursday.

2009 141

Greenius Goes All AB 811 Over Green Task Force

Creative Greenius

And so it was that I found myself in the Hermosa Beach City Council Chambers addressing the Green Task Force audience you cannot see in this photo as I presented my Finding The Green To Green The Grid House By House PowerPoint. Click Here to Download a PDF copy of my presentation ).

2009 141

Superstars of AB 811 Rock Palm Desert @ EcoMotion Conference

Creative Greenius

“ Cisco Devries, President of Renewable Funding gives his presentation on the groundbreaking BerkeleyFIRST program to the conference. One key Rod stressed during his presentation was how much easier things would be if the energy bonds were tax exempt.

2009 141

California Goes To Hell In A Handbasket But Greenius Says AB 811 is Our Route To Green Heaven

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2009 141

Solar Powered Greenius Producing Massive South Bay Energy

Creative Greenius

I’ll be anxious to learn their plans, hear the reaction those plans get from cities and report back to you on the overall sense of urgency that may – or may not – be present by city stakeholders.

Solar 141

Greenius On The Green Scene - The South Bay Report

Creative Greenius

The put on very well run workshops for adults and in-class presentations for kids.

2009 141

Electric Company Too Scared To Tell Truth About Climate Change

Creative Greenius

After my volunteer stint was over I stayed for the presentation and workshop. Javier Burgos, a Project Manager with the SCE’s California Solar Initiative program gave a nice, if overlong and overwordy PowerPoint presentation.

BREAKING NEWS: US Science Report Proves All Out Effort To Fight Climate Change Needed Right Now Or Everyone Is Screwed. Get It?

Creative Greenius

Otherwise I advise you to read Joe Romm’s piece on Climate Progress that has many more links including links for you to download the entire PowerPoint presentation with all the science. This is the cover of the report that was released by the The U.S.

Torrance Enviro Commish - From Curious to CringeWorthy

Creative Greenius

The meeting started out well with a terrific presentation by Fred Koch, owner of Koch Development of Torrance. It was telling that Commissioner McCabe noted that the presentation Koch gave was something the Commission has “been talking about for years.&#.

2009 130

Greenius & Obama Celebrate Our First 100 Days!

Creative Greenius

I especially enjoyed writing Lillian Light’s remarks for the Audubon award she presented to my friend Dency Nelson last Saturday at Madronna Marsh. Answering the President’s Call To Serve A Higher Purpose. April 14, 2009 GRID Alternative solar install for Habitat for Humanity.

Obama 130

The Greenius Goes Into Overdrive

Creative Greenius

In Manhattan Beach I’ve been watching the four committees of the ETF present their recommendations for the city council on water, waste, building and climate change. Their presentations have been thorough, comprehensive, well-researched and well presented.

2009 130

The Curious Case of the Torrance Enivornmental Commission

Creative Greenius

I’ll admit that my expectations were based on my experiences with the South Bay Green Task Force, the Manhattan Beach Environmental Task Force and the other environmental organizations whose meetings, workshops and presentations I attend.

2009 130

Manhattan Beach, The South Bay’s Greenest City

Creative Greenius

I’m a huge fan of their 2007 publication, “ Working Toward A Greater, Greener Manhattan Beach &# and I’ve been learning a great deal from their city’s presentations at the South Bay Green Task Force meetings I attend. Happy New Year!

2009 130

Exxon/Mobil To Fund Solar Financing Bond For Torrance Homeowners

Creative Greenius

The task force will engage in town hall style meetings and presentation to schools, homeowner’s associations, churches, fraternal organizations and established environmental organizations.

Inside The Green Task Force

Creative Greenius

One surprise to me from her presentation is the fact that street lights are the number two user of electricity in Los Angeles.

2008 130

The View From Here Today

Creative Greenius

I volunteer with the South Bay Environmental Services Center doing community outreach and presentations. The next president and Congress must define a course next year in which the United States exerts leadership commensurate with our responsibility for the present dangerous situation. I contributed the following to the World Wildlife Climate Witness site last week and it was published this morning.

2009 109

The Solangelist Up On The Roof

Creative Greenius

I’ll be presenting my AB 811 Funding presentation to Maryln Lyons at the SBESC on Monday afternoon. Creative Greenius in yellow hardhat with fellow GRID Alt volunteers. On Monday and Tuesday of last week the Reverend Ron and I were in El Cajon, California working on our first volunteer solar install with our new friends from GRID Alternatives. It was even more fun and more enriching than I imagined it would be. And I learned more than I thought I could in just 48 hours.

Solaris to present new generation hydrogen bus

Green Car Congress

Solaris Bus & Coach has announced the Solaris Urbino 12 hydrogen, a new generation hydrogen fuel cell bus. The official premiere of the vehicle is slated for 2019.

2018 122

Hyundai presents Kona Electric crossover and NEXO fuel cell SUV

Green Car Congress

Hyundai presented its new 2019 Kona Electric crossover (introduced in March at the New York Auto Show, earlier post ) and 2019 NEXO fuel cell SUV (showcased at CES in January, earlier post ) to US media at a driving introduction in Los Angeles.

2018 109

Bombardier Transportation presents a new battery-operated train

Green Car Congress

Bombardier Transportation has introduced a new battery-operated train: the BOMBARDIER TALENT 3 train. The new battery-operated train is the first of its kind to enter passenger operation in Europe in more than 60 years.

2018 122

Christmas Presents

Open Source Civic EV Kit

Santa was good to me this year. I received a Link-10 battery monitor from my parents. I don't think they understand what it does and why it costs so much, but okay, they got it for me anyway. The items on the right came from Belktronix. The wires on the upper left are the Link-10 voltage prescaler.

2008 130

MAN Truck & Bus presents electric delivery truck CitE at IAA 2018

Green Car Congress

At the IAA 2018, MAN Truck & Bus is presenting the MAN CitE 15-tonne electric truck concept, designed specifically for city cargo traffic. Using this agile approach, the MAN CitE could thus be implemented in a period of only 18 months and finally presented ready to drive at the IAA 2018.

2018 122

Volvo Trucks presents Vera autonomous electric vehicle for future transport solutions

Green Car Congress

Volvo Trucks unveiled Vera : an autonomous, electric vehicle that can operate with significantly less exhaust emissions and low noise levels. Vera is controlled and monitored via a cloud-based service, and has the potential to make transportation safer, cleaner and more efficient.

2018 135

Volkswagen presents the chassis for the electric ID family; focus on affordability; strategic importance of MEB

Green Car Congress

Volkswagen has presented the chassis of its new electric model family ID to the public for the first time, and offered an initial look at its platform strategy for electric cars.

2018 119