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Being Mindful of the Good News on the Environment

By Faren Dancer There seems to be a lot of discussion lately about how things are speeding up on Planet Earth, energies are intensifying with shorter intervals between memorable events, both personally and collectively. It’s becoming more apparent that thought … Continue reading

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Green Talk – Our Renewable Future?

True sustainability begins within each person, in how we think, to have a mind that is perceptive but at peace, a heart capable of love and forgiveness, and the everevolving capacity to visualize the future we wish to experience. These qualities, along with willingness to take action, will drive our transition. The ability to harmonize with ourselves, each other and our environment, will provide the clarity and inspiration to make the wise choices in the dramatic years ahead. Continue reading

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Renewable Energy – Linchpin of Recovery: The New Mexico Experience

Here in New Mexico we are banding together while bracing ourselves for the demanding pull of the political pendulum. In the few short weeks of her oil and gas backed regime, Governor Suzanna Martinez has caused many persons of basic sensibility to lapse into bewilderment. Is she fully desensitized to our basic needs of clean air and uncontaminated ground water or merely the mouthpiece of corporate interests? Or is she a true believer that our oil driven consumer society is as American as Chevrolet and must be preserved at all costs? Continue reading

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House Slashes Funding For Climate Change Solutions? You’ve Gotta Be kidding!

The funding bill that passed in the House last week reads like it was written in the dark ages. It would: * Prohibit the EPA from setting limits on greenhouse gas pollution from power plants, factories and refineries, among the … Continue reading

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Abolish the EPA? You’ve Gotta Be Kidding!

Last week, Newt Gingrich, former Speaker of The House, called for the abolishment of the Environmental Protection Agency. His call marks an extreme turn in the campaign being mounted by some of the most conservative voices in America against environmental … Continue reading

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US Leading The Way To Catastrophic Climate Change? You’ve Gotta Be Kidding!

A new report The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) states that the United States will lead the world into catastrophic global warming over the next twenty five years. EIA’s 2011 Annual Energy Outlook predicts that energy-related CO2 emissions will grow … Continue reading

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