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A NEW SHADE OF GREENThe power of protest
On Wednesday and Thursday of this past week, I attended the 2022 Global Energy Forum at Stanford, a biennial gathering focused on the...Original post made by Sherry Listgarten on Nov. 6, 2022
Last comment by Paly Grad, on Nov 13, 2022 at 8:14 pm | 8 comments | 9686 Views
A NEW SHADE OF GREENWe should not be operating our power grid via text alert, and other observations from the past few days
Well, that was an interesting few days. Our electric service should work quietly in the background. Instead it made headlines nearly every day. At times it appeared...Original post made by Sherry Listgarten on Sep. 9, 2022
Last comment by Westbrook, on Sep 21, 2022 at 10:34 pm | 19 comments | 9465 Views
A NEW SHADE OF GREENHoover panelists denounce climate misinformation while spreading it
Two weeks ago I attended a day-long conference on climate-related...Original post made by Sherry Listgarten on Feb. 12, 2023
Last comment by Mark Twang, on Feb 17, 2023 at 8:18 pm | 20 comments | 9168 Views
A NEW SHADE OF GREEN(Updated 3:00 pm) The Bay Area votes to phase out sales of gas heaters
NEW: See new blog post with a summary of the vote. On...Original post made by Sherry Listgarten on Mar. 14, 2023
Last comment by Paly02, on Mar 17, 2023 at 8:59 pm | 23 comments | 8880 Views
A NEW SHADE OF GREENMandates or Markets for Environmental Policy?
The Hoover Institution held a day-long conference last week titledOriginal post made by Sherry Listgarten on Feb. 5, 2023
Last comment by Sherry Listgarten, on Feb 12, 2023 at 6:18 am | 11 comments | 8813 Views
A NEW SHADE OF GREENHow are you coping with power outages?
Good grief. Is everyone staying dry? Staying sane? I actually made mozzarella yesterday, for the...Original post made by Sherry Listgarten on Jan. 15, 2023
Last comment by Eric Muller, on Jan 22, 2023 at 2:48 pm | 20 comments | 8754 Views
A NEW SHADE OF GREENPlease don't dump your dog in the wilderness
Ugh, I can’t believe I even need to write this blog post, but here goes. The other day I was in the Baylands when a woman passing by asked if I’d seen...Original post made by Sherry Listgarten on Apr. 16, 2023
Last comment by Eeyore, on Apr 20, 2023 at 5:53 pm | 10 comments | 8481 Views
A NEW SHADE OF GREENWhat is the best type of irrigation?
What is the best type of irrigation? If you ask three different people you may well get three different answers. But I expect a lot of you are wondering about...Original post made by Sherry Listgarten on Apr. 30, 2023
Last comment by Seer, on May 10, 2023 at 8:26 am | 5 comments | 6900 Views
A NEW SHADE OF GREENCan there be too many activists?
High school students and other environmental activists are sometimes disappointed with my views. Even though I am very concerned about climate change, I shy away...Original post made by Sherry Listgarten on Apr. 9, 2023
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on Apr 19, 2023 at 11:33 am | 24 comments | 6392 Views
A NEW SHADE OF GREENDoing more with the natural spaces we have
I wrote last week about how difficult it is to hang onto our open spaces in the face of development pressure and land constraints. We need policies to protect...Original post made by Sherry Listgarten on Jan. 29, 2023
Last comment by Bystander, on Feb 2, 2023 at 10:02 am | 8 comments | 6309 Views
A NEW SHADE OF GREENHow is climate change affecting Lake Tahoe?
Last week you read here about the impact that development has had on...Original post made by Sherry Listgarten on Feb. 26, 2023
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A NEW SHADE OF GREENSharing That Just Works
Many years ago when I was working at Google, some of the executives were upset about how difficult it was to share things. It’s supposed to be easy to share...Original post made by Sherry Listgarten on Mar. 26, 2023
Last comment by Matt Passell, on Mar 28, 2023 at 1:42 pm | 5 comments | 4380 Views
A NEW SHADE OF GREENHow to plant a plant
The weather is beautiful so I thought some of you might be doing some planting this weekend. It’s a great way to celebrate Earth Day on Saturday! (See below...Original post made by Sherry Listgarten on Apr. 21, 2023
Last comment by Walter, on Apr 25, 2023 at 5:22 pm | 4 comments | 4343 Views
A NEW SHADE OF GREENHow quickly will we electrify our homes?
How quickly will we electrify our homes? This is an important question as we set emissions goals and formulate plans to achieve them. A few years ago, Palo Alto...Original post made by Sherry Listgarten on May. 28, 2023
Last comment by Sherry Listgarten, on Jun 7, 2023 at 9:39 pm | 16 comments | 4171 Views
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Taking an electric car on a northern California road trip
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2023 guide to summer camps
Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.