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Our Energy Grid

April 5th, 2010

by Ram Ganeshan

When President Obama recently announced the opening part of our shores to drill for oil and gas, everybody, both from the left and right, was up in arms. The Sierra Club’s response: “There’s no reason to drill our coasts. We can achieve real energy independence and economic vitality by investing in clean energy like wind […]

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Sustainability: A brief timeline

March 26th, 2010

by Tonya Boone

Earth Day 2010 is approaching and for the month of April, I am going to feature multiple articles on Sustainability. To kick things off, today’s entry is a short history of Sustainability. The first entry is in 1824, with Fourier first discovering what will later be called the “greenhouse effect.” You will notice that this […]