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chris jordan

Location:

Santa Cruz, CA. (75 miles south of my birthplace: San Francisco, CA.)

Forum Post Count:

196

Join Date:

12/25/08

Last Online:

on 5/6/14

My Website

http://www.flickr.com/groups/555784@N20/pool/

Favorite green websites/publications:

Any with discussion on mass transit / transportation, underground or earth berm architecture, efficiency (small) home design, wheelchair accessibility.

Favorite non-profit organization

Ecology Action comes to mind and many similar; but I do not have a list.

If I could change one thing in the world, it would be:

Having everyone in all countries drop the ''war machine" mindset. A segment on 60 Minutes TV show discussing Brazil shows that this IS possible.

I think the most important environmental issue is:

personal home and environment; with use of local transportation (micro-cars, electric vehicles, bicycles, tricycles, scooters).

The greenest thing I do is:

I rode an old recumbent trike-based velomobile kit from 2003 to 2011. I rode many recumbent trikes since 1980 and currently ride an electric scooter. I sold my three different size recumbent trikes this year.

What does "sustainability" mean to me:

sticking to it ; same old same old (hint- I began riding a trike in 1976 and a recumbent trike in 1980).

Why am I passionate about being green?

I am old enough to see so many things vanish or become unbearable for intended use.

About Me

Humorous (usually enjoy things others do NOT!). I am physically disabled (and have a wheelchair to prove it), I have been disabled since 1971 @ 19 years old (yes; a damn car). I lived 19 years and went though school as a "normal walking and talking person" before disabilities. It seems like I lived 2 completely different lives. Double the fun!

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Future Transportation Concept
chris jordan posted in this thread in Transportation 12/3/13 at 5:31pm | 1 replies | 761 views
Anybody familiar with electric scooter/moped laws?
chris jordan posted in this thread in Transportation 11/27/13 at 7:26am | 40 replies | 16758 views
Kangaroo EV
chris jordan posted in this thread in Other Green Stuff & Green Services 11/15/13 at 3:03pm | 0 replies | 360 views
Eco-Friendly Zombieland Coming Soon on DVD
chris jordan posted in this thread in Environmental News and Politics 3/30/13 at 10:18am | 2 replies | 2949 views
Are Zap! Xebras really legal?
chris jordan posted in this thread in Transportation 2/12/13 at 6:10pm | 9 replies | 2616 views
Dried Cherry Recipes
chris jordan posted in this thread in Healthy Food & Beverage 5/29/12 at 10:10am | 5 replies | 1098 views
Finding Your New Green Home
chris jordan posted in this thread in Home & Garden 5/11/12 at 4:03pm | 19 replies | 4418 views
Electric Cars: More Hype, Not So Clean
chris jordan posted in this thread in Transportation 4/25/12 at 1:39pm | 21 replies | 2590 views
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updated their location 4/25/12 at 12:29pm
    Homemade solar panels/wind turbines
    chris jordan posted in this thread in Renewable Energy 12/20/10 at 4:04pm | 42 replies | 21220 views

     

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