Solar power: it’s up to us for a while

The immediate future of solar power and other alternative energy sources lies in the hands of citizens and private industry. For all the enthusiasm for renewable energy sources, we can’t count on our utilities to rely on them for the … Continue reading

Five easy ways to reduce your environmental impact

When it comes to the environment, there seem to be two extremes in this country. The left extreme warns of the impending doom resulting from climate change caused by human activity. They might be right about that, but I doubt … Continue reading

Biogas as an example of waste to energy

We throw lots of stuff away in this country. We used to just have it hauled to a dump, but that was smelly and attracted vermin. No one wanted to live or be near one. Eventually the dump morphed into … Continue reading