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Development of the Circular Economy

Development of the Circular Economy
Last month, I talked about the development of the sharing economy. The other relatively new sustaina...
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Change is Critical for Sustainability to Take Hold

Change is Critical for Sustainability to Take Hold
At the turn of the century, Motorola was the largest mobile phone company in the world with an outst...
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The topic of "Change" as it relates to environmental sustainability is one that is challenging and fulfilling at the same time. I... Read More
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The U.S. Ranks Low in Protecting the Environment

The U.S. Ranks Low in Protecting the Environment
There is no question that we must all do more to protect the environment. By "we", I mean everyone i...
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We would be last in land use due to our sprawl.
Monday, 28 March 2016 12:12 PM
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Natural Gas is Important but Not from "Fracking"

Natural Gas is Important but Not from "Fracking"
The use of natural gas for electricity generation has become very important as the combustion of nat...
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Helpful comments . For what it's worth , if your business needs to fill out a CA DWC Form RFA , my husband found a fillable form h... Read More
Tuesday, 13 September 2016 3:03 AM
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We Have an Obligation to Provide for the Future

We Have an Obligation to Provide for the Future
​Five years ago, I wrote an article titled "Why Are We Spending Our Future?" where I presented a fin...
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Population Growth and Its Future Impact on All Environmental Issues

​Over the past several years, there have been many news articles about climate change. They deal wit...
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Why We Need Nuclear Power

Why We Need Nuclear Power
​We continue to read about climate change, its potential impact in the next 20 to 30 years or more, ...
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Nuclear power is not clean and is not carbon-neutral (you have to look at the entire fuel cycle). It's also unsafe, unstable, vuln... Read More
Friday, 19 February 2016 3:03 AM
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ShelHorowitz, what is the name of the book you published? Thanks
Sunday, 21 February 2016 1:01 AM
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The Most Important Environmental Issue: Climate Change or Water?

The Most Important Environmental Issue: Climate Change or Water?
As most people are aware, COP21 just ended with a Paris Agreement committing the world to a maximum increase of 2°C (3.6°F) above pre-industrial levels but ideally capping the increase at 1.5°C (2.7°F). The heart of the agreement consisted of pledges by 184 nations to reduce their emissions to an annual global total of 55 gigatons by 2030. However, in order to achieve just the 2°C target, the reduction must be down to 40 gigatons. While this meeting is considered the most successful in curbing climate change, there is still some doubt as to whether the goals will be achieved. The...
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I find this question to be a false dichotomy and duality. The issues are so intertwined as to be essentially inseparable in my min... Read More
Monday, 14 March 2016 1:01 AM
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It is the either or mentality that would cause a person to ask such a question that is part of what we must come to grips with if ... Read More
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The article isn't saying "pick one" its saying that there are different solutions when you look at both issues. One one hand, you ... Read More
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