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The Curious Case of Buying A New State Senator From The South Bay

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I feel that people who spend too much time on party politics are wasting that precious time which would be far better spent working on the actual issues, but what the hell do I know?

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

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Let’s not waste our time and capitol building another carbon burning plant that adds to the problem and which we will only have to shut down soon anyway.

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Environmental Charter High School Gets Solar; Greenius Goes EcoMedia

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Alison Diaz (with scissors) along with ECHS staff and supporters about to cut the ribbon in front of Environmental Charter High School's new solar-powered greenhouse. photo by Glenn Marzano).

Thankful To Be Home — And ALIVE!

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Then I almost got carsick with the bag on my head smelling faintly of cilantro as we did what seemed like an endless series of donuts, attempted drifts and all manner of diversion tactics I’m certain were a complete waste of time. It all started with the video.

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Your Greenius Earth Day Reality Check: Waiting For The Magic Bullet

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Today is Earth Day 2012, a day filled with celebrations of the environment and all the things being done to try and improve it and make it more sustainable. You can go to events where you recycle your old paper tax records, your motor oil, your cellphone, computers and other electronics. .

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Here Lies Hermosa Beach – Truth Takes a Holiday In The City’s Massive Honesty FAIL

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I was going to have to get a lawyer and waste a lot of time and money on this. The Rabbi called and left voicemails urging me to call her back. She texted too. She’s a very persistent and impatient lady of religion. But she didn’t want to say what was up when I texted back.

Plastic Propaganda Proven Phony, Oil Red Coats Still Willing To Sell Out Their Neighbors

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Happily covering themselves in toxic waste, E&B Oil Drillers and their paid mercenaries in Hermosa Beach have been trying to float a b t story about a world made of plastic dependent on oil for its every need. .

Greenius Will Meet With Al Gore To Talk Climate Reality

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Tomorrow morning I’ll be in Long Beach, California for another project ribbon cutting at City Hall for their new sustainable edible gardens that Waste Management’s EcoAd is providing the financial support for. .

Greenius Will Meet With Al Gore To Talk Climate Reality

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Tomorrow morning I’ll be in Long Beach, California for another project ribbon cutting at City Hall for their new sustainable edible gardens that Waste Management’s EcoAd is providing the financial support for. .

Citizens Filter Hermosa Beach City Council Water to Stop Waste & Force Change

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We had told them they were not only wasting money, water and resources – they were also setting a bad public example on television and on the web where their meetings are broadcast.

Greenius Says No to Offshore Drilling. Mr. President, You Are Following A Failed Strategy & Wasting Time

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It’s perfectly obvious that President Obama is attempting to reach out to the right and members of Congress who are owned by the oil industry with his move this week to make offshore drilling part of his energy mix.

L.A. Times Takes A Bath In Dirty Water With Icelandic Bottled H20 Scam

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Do yourself and the rest of us a favor and get yourself a Brita filter and drink your own, tasty, already paid for tap water instead of this waste water from a rapidly melting country that will cost you 2000 times more than the stuff that tastes every bit as good. . Source of an Epic FAIL.

Bottled Water in Hermosa Beach: A Waste of Money, Resources and Perfectly Good Tap Water

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Some of my friends on the Hermosa Beach City Council don’t believe that drinking water out of a new, disposable plastic water bottle at every Council meeting does any harm – so they crack open a new bottle of water at every meeting to quench their thirst.

It’s Time To Go To The Mattresses

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They aimed more smokestacks at us and dumped toxic waste in our neighborhoods while they paid off the cops and the justice system to get away with it.

Amazon.com Packaging FAIL – Hey Jeff Bezos, Who is the Airhead That Packed This?

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What a waste of resources, space and money from a company that’s supposed to be so smart. If I got a planet-killing wasteful box like this, how many other customers also did and don’t have a blog to call it to your attention?

Inside The Green Task Force

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Working with Heidi, cities have been gathering data from Southern California Edison, The Gas Company, waste haulers and other contractors using Local Governments for Sustainability (ICLEI) software, which was developed for specifically compiling this diverse data.

Greenius on Patch.com: The Message Is in the Bottle

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If there were a poster boy for non-sustainability and wasteful spending, it would be the disposable plastic water bottle.

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

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ACT ACCORDINGLY – Stop wasting so much time mindlessly watching television, playing video games and going to Las Vegas. I originally wrote and published this piece in June of 2008 under the title “The Cat Is On The Roof – This Joke is at YOUR Expense…&#.

Get Your Monkeywrenches Ready! Politicians Beg For Climate Change Wake Up Call

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“ In case they haven’t gotten the clue yet, it’s now time for both the general public and the people who get paid to lead them to stop wasting time and lives and take crisis level action on climate change without any further delay.

Exclusive Greenius Coverage of Today’s Clean Tech Roundtable

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We are the most wasteful nation on the planet and we need to get serious about recycling everything and converting it to fuel. I attended today’s Bryan Cave Clean Tech Roundtable at the Broad Stage at Santa Monica College – thanks to my pal Donna Gentry.

Jane Harman Will Vote Yes on Climate Change Bill While Holding Her Nose

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So don’t waste your time calling Jane Harman’s office because she already gets it.

That Super Sexy Clean Tech Roundtable, Part II of a Greenius Exclusive

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If you’re like me you would have found Tuesday’s gathering in Santa Monica a very sexy day at the beach.

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

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Exxon/Mobil To Fund Solar Financing Bond For Torrance Homeowners

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We define “green&# by the use of renewable energy, the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, the savings of energy currently wasted, the most sustainable and conservation-minded water policies, and the most prudent and efficient use of recycling and waste management principles.

The Greenius Goes Into Overdrive

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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. The Greenius in Yosemite.

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

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Just two people live in its 3000+ energy-wasting square feet. It’s just this mind-blowing waste of time. After a decade in the solar power installation business, Bradley Bartz is tired of being Mr. Nice Guy.

Torrance Enviro Commish - From Curious to CringeWorthy

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That’s the last first Thursday of the month I waste watching a group of well-meaning but ineffective people dick around and accomplish nothing. The most recognizable symbol of Torrance Environmental Quality.

Manhattan Beach, The South Bay’s Greenest City

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Solid Waste and Recycling. Happy New Year! I hope you’re as happy and energized as I am about Obama’s impending Presidency and his game-changing energy and environmental appointments.

The Greenius Gets His Hands Dirty

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Perhaps the people who toss these butts from their car windows or think of the beach sand as the world’s most ginormous ashtray don’t know or understand that their waste is toxic. The historic and still delicous Fosters Freeze of Old Town Torrance.

Headless Body In Topless Bar

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All three of the newspapers I used to relish reading to start my day are now like a dear friend with terminal cancer who you behold physically wasting away to the point where it gets painful to look. I’ve had a lifelong love affair with newspapers.

Heidi On The Hot Seat

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Waste. All Global Warming Is Local. The South Bay region I live and work in covers an area of 161 square miles and encompasses 15 cities plus portions of the City of Los Angeles and unincorporated portions of the County of Los Angeles.

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

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By looking to Inhofe to “balance&# their story with a predicable quote, the Times spews toxic waste all over itself. 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.

Rotterdam proposed location for Enerkem waste-to-chemicals plant

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A partnership comprising AkzoNobel, Van Gansewinkel, Air Liquide, AVR and Enerkem is proposing to build a waste-to-chemicals plant in Rotterdam in collaboration with the Port of Rotterdam, the City of Rotterdam, the province of South Holland and InnovationQuarter.

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ARPA-E issues RFI on lower-grade waste heat recovery technologies; focus on solid-state systems

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The Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy (ARPA-E) has issued a request for information ( DE-FOA-0001607 ) on lower-grade waste heat recovery technologies. quadrillion BTU of energy was wasted mainly in the form of heat. Q of waste heat. ARPA-E Waste Heat Recovery

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Electric-Car Battery Energy: Why Waste It On Cabin Heating? (Video)

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Among the drawbacks of cars that run on battery power is the energy required to heat their cabins. As electric-car drivers in less temperate climes know, heating the cabin to room temperature has an enormous impact on battery range--conceivably as high as 40 percent.

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Mercedes trials agricultural waste-based fuel

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Working in partnership with Clariant and Haltermann, the carmaker will trial the use of a fuel called sunliquid20, a super grade fuel consisting of 20 per cent cellulosic ethanol, produced from agricultural waste such [.].

Nuclear Waste Could Offer Carbon-Free Energy, Scientists Suggest

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In the 1950s, U.S. scientists and policymakers were excited about a new form of carbon-free energy--although not one that''s generally considered green today. It was nuclear power. Multiple accidents and concerns over long-term disposal of radioactive fuel essentially killed nuclear-power development in the U.S., but some researchers believe it''s

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Southwest Airlines Will Use Renewable Jet Fuel From Forest Waste

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In the U.S., there isn''t a lot of enthusiasm for automotive biofuels these days. Concerns over the potential impact on food supplies, the growing sales of practical electric cars, and other factors seem to be keeping most biofuels out of the mainstream. Yet the use of biofuel in aircraft may be really starting to take off (pardon the pun).

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Gasoline Substitute Made From Plant Waste Developed By UC-Davis

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Chemists at the University of California, Davis think they''ve cracked it, though, using a new technique to make "biogasoline" from plant waste. Plant-based diesel has been available for many years now but making a true gasoline-like hydrocarbon from plant oils has proven a lot more difficult. Biodiesel will be familiar to many readers

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Zero waste for eleven more GM plants

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Each of these facilities recycles, reuses or converts to energy all waste produced from daily operations. Eleven more General Motors facilities have now achieved landfill-free status, bringing the total to 122 sites spanning Asia, Europe, South and North America.