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2008 

I stopped by a new Stanley Martin townhouse development today and was unpleasantly surprised.  The all brick models had all the visual bells and whistles.  You know, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, hardwood floors, yada, yada, yada.  And the prices are great.   I looked at all th...
03/30/2008
Do Americans care--really care about global warming and its potential impact on the future of the planet.  According to Cath Zoi, CEO of the Alliance for Climate Protection, "Americans are aware of global warming "but they don't get the urgency of it, and that this is solvable'."  In an article i...
03/24/2008
You may not have even heard of an energy audit. But surely you've heard that the price of a barrel of oil has reached $111 dollars give or take a dollar or two. And of course you know that the polar ice caps are melting, and that the US alone accounts for 25% of all of the worlds energy use. So w...
03/16/2008
It's very chic to be "green" these days.  But what this actually means has many interpretations.  So the first thing I would like to posit is that being "green" doesn't have to be expensive, isn't necessarily sexy and you don't have to buy a lot of new stuff to call yourself environmentally consc...
03/07/2008
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Gayle Fleming

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