Browsing the blog archives for August, 2010

How to shrink your carbon footprint without buying a hybrid

Tar sands (or oil sands) gasoline is to ethanol gasoline what Hannibal Lecter is to someone who steals candy from babies. It’s worse by an order of magnitude.


When the chips are down: cow manure plentiful and cleaner than coal

The great irony here? Crap is a heap of a lot cleaner than coal and oil, the two filthy fuels that currently provide most of the power for our state and are contributing to global warming. Coal and oil are not renewable. Manure is.


If you want to swat global warming, reach for a newspaper

The best aggregators of climate news on the Internet depend on newspapers and traditional newsgathering organizations like the Associated Press and Reuters.