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Archive for July, 2015

Bike Racks at Church

Wednesday, 29 July, 2015

Today’s post comes from Heather Moore-Farley of Oakland, California. It was three years ago that we went car-free. Our car broke down on the way back from a family reunion, and we decided to try a month without a car before buying a new one. That one month experiment turned into two months, then “Let’s wait…

Cleaning up the Gulf

Friday, 24 July, 2015

This post comes from Andy Carman, a member of LDSES’s Board of Directors. Spring in South Texas gets to be a soggy affair. We get some fierce thunderstorms, and just after Memorial Day we got one—big enough to make national headlines. Every time we get a storm like that, the system of drainages and bayous that…

Your Energy Footprint

Thursday, 16 July, 2015

Stewardship is not an intellectual exercise. Stewardship entails understanding in concrete terms the implications of our actions, and using our judgement to best manage the resources with which we have been entrusted. Nowhere is this more true than in the world of energy. Energy pervades our lives. Energy is so ubiquitous that we scarcely see…