Monday, April 30, 2007

Pepsi's energy buy


This is big corporate news. Pepsi plans to purchase over 1 billion dollars worth of energy credits over 3 years. This is a leader. If a company as large as Pepsi is coming to the table, there is no guessing how much of a difference our efforts can continue to make.

The article is below.

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Wednesday, April 25, 2007

environmental magazines


I am dropping a link to a couple of emagazines that I enjoy reading. There are some nice articles. Visit and let us know what you think. Are there any other magazine websites to look at?

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Wednesday, April 18, 2007

Earth Box


One of the vendors at Green Scene will be Earth Box.

The Univeristy of Illinois and the Chicago School for Agricultural Science support and work with EarthBoxes as part of The Growing Connection. (See below) The Chicago Department of Parks and Recreaton also ordered EarthBoxes.

They have some great info on these boxes. I apologize but the info that was emailed to me is giving me problems copying and pasting over. So I will leave the contact info below.

For more information, go to The contact info is below. Check it out.

Molly Quinn Philbin
Education Director
1300 Meylert Avenue
Scranton PA 18509
570-343-7921 ext 369

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Friday, April 13, 2007

Ecological Home Ideas

Hey everyone

Coming up at Green Scene is a company named Ecological Home Ideas that you should really check out. The site itself has information on all aspects of greening a home from where to find a green contractor to what materials to use. They have a magazine, forums, contractor lists and much more.

If you are looking for a new home, or simply updating the place you live, this site is one that should be very useful.

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Thursday, April 5, 2007

Vanity Fair


Vanity Fair has come out with their Green issue. I recommend checking it out. I believe the website is They even have an decent article on the opposing view of global warning (:().

I don't know if this matters, but I'm in the process of trying to get my magazine subscriptions to only be web based. I believe that the articles from magazines and newspapers that we receive can easily be read online.

My sister has started taking the train and carpooling! This past Easter weekend she saved $40-50 in gas! Great job! Carpooling works!

Not even two weeks until Green Scene! The list of participating vendors is on the web site. There is even a wine tasting to be held this Friday! Check it all out at

Do you know of anything with the environment/energy going on? Let me know at and I will pass it on in a future entry.