Posts Tagged "“California Global Warming Solutions Act”"

The lazy man’s guide to the home energy diet

I have mixed feelings about the article the Times is running today about how to put your home on an energy diet without lifting a finger. The angle is simple: the author intends to knock 1,000 lbs of CO2 off his annual home energy usage without sacrificing anything or even putting in any real effort. On the one hand, the… read more →

California Global Warming Solutions Act passes

California has committed to bringing its greenhouse gas emissions down to 1990 levels by the year 2020, a 25% cut from today's levels. California is the world's sixth largest economy and creates 2% of greenhouse gas emissions. More importantly, California frequently acts as a bellwhether for the rest of the United States on environmental issues. The bill was the subject… read more →