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||Orange County, California, USA
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|Favorite green websites/publications:
||treehugger.com, huddler.com, evo.com, Home Power Magazine.
|I think the most important environmental issue is:
||So much of the concerns about our environment come down to the bottom line - climate change. I was in Slidel (near New Orleans) 3 weeks after Katrina using a chain saw to help clear people's homes of fallen trees... trying to salvage what was left of their flooded belongings inside their homes... If more storms of this strength make landfall in the future...wow.
|The greenest thing I do is:
||Lead an increasingly more energy efficient, sustainable lifestyle as an example to family, friends, and neighbors. By showing others that it can be done with a little effort and a determined attitude.
|Why am I passionate about being green?
||I grew up in the LA area - it is a sea of concrete, cars, malls, jumbo jets, and consumption. Anyone who opens their eyes can see that this simply is not sustainable... I have always been concerned about our environment. Armed now with more green resources and a growing knowledge of "how" I am making an effort to make this Earth a better place for my children and their generation.
||I just try to be me :-)
SoCalSolar's Recent Activity
My Prius just hit 100k
SoCalSolar posted in this thread in Transportation 8/22/09 at 11:29am | 3 replies | 2340 views
SoCalSolar posted in this thread in Home & Garden 7/27/09 at 1:41pm | 3 replies | 731 views
Electric and Cordless Lawn Mower!
SoCalSolar posted in this thread in Home & Garden 7/27/09 at 1:12pm | 3 replies | 735 views
Program to get a Neuton cordless mower for $100 by trading in your old gas mower!!!
SoCalSolar posted in this thread in Home & Garden 7/26/09 at 2:12am | 7 replies | 12505 views
New Study - US automakers screwed themselves by ignoring fuel economy demand, higher mpg = higher profit
SoCalSolar posted in this thread in Transportation 7/1/09 at 5:05pm | 5 replies | 1017 views
Consumer Reports gives the Honda Insight a pretty nasty review
SoCalSolar posted in this thread in Transportation 7/1/09 at 4:59pm | 12 replies | 3854 views
A new look for the Green Home Huddle! (And lots more)
SoCalSolar posted in this thread in Site Suggestions (and Compliments) 6/20/09 at 2:33pm | 15 replies | 3867 views
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