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Energy COOL: Turning gurgling into clean electricity

September 11th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Since diving into the deep end when it comes to energy issues, almost every day sees new fascinating concepts, approaches, and technologies. Fascinating … exciting … even hope inspiring at times. And, as well, as the passion builds, so many of these are trulyEnergy COOL. The fifth annual DC Renewable Technology conference provided multiple opportunities [...]

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Tags: Energy · alternative energy · energy cool · renewable energy

Energy COOL: Maryland (MCEC)

September 18th, 2012 · 1 Comment

Since diving into the deep end when it comes to energy issues, almost every day sees new fascinating concepts, approaches, and technologies. Fascinating … exciting … even hope inspiring at times. And, as well, as the passion builds, so many of these are truly Energy COOL. One pleasure of attending energy-related conferences is the [...]

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Tags: Energy · energy cool

Energy Cool possibilities at EcoBuild 2011

December 8th, 2011 · 1 Comment

 Trade show spaces often have interesting surprises and value at conferences. Currently on through tomorrow in Washington, DC, EcoBuild America’s trade show has been the source of intriguing leads and items every time I’ve visited. (Note, I was told that this is free to visit if all you wish to do is go to the [...]

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Tags: Energy · building green · eco-friendly · energy cool · energy efficiency

Energy COOL: From old VCR to new roadsign

November 1st, 2011 · No Comments

Trade show spaces often have interesting surprises and value at conferences.
In 2011, the White House’s “GreenGov” conference is structured as a private conference – with sponsors and many companies showing things on the trade show. While discomfited by this structure (as opposed to a government event something truly open to the interested public), the conference’s trade [...]

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Tags: Energy · energy cool · plastic

Energy HOME: Common-Sense Solutions to Common Problems

September 15th, 2011 · No Comments

Every day, I strive to Make Energy CENTS from the Home to the Globe. Whether programming the thermostat to low temperatures overnight to providing comments on national energy policy drafts to opening discussions as to Energy COOL technologies and concepts, my efforts to Energize America to a prosperous, climate friendly future cross a broad spectrum.
To [...]

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Tags: Energy · energy cool · energy efficiency · energy home · product review

Energy COOL: Direct Wafer

August 3rd, 2010 · No Comments

Since diving into the deep end when it comes to energy issues, almost every day sees new fascinating concepts, approaches, and technologies. Fascinating … exciting … even hope inspiring at times. And, as well, as the passion builds, so many of these are truly Energy COOL.
The concept of Silver Bullet solutions concerns me and [...]

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Tags: Energy · Solar Energy · business practice · department of energy · energy cool · solar

Energy COOL Roofing is Cool: Secretary Chu takes action

July 20th, 2010 · 3 Comments

Secretary of Energy Steven Chu has advocated cool roofing as a very high payoff tool to improving energy efficiency in the built environment, reducing heat island impacts, and helping to move us forward in climate change mitigation. Yesterday, Secretary Chu announced a series of initiatives to spur cool roof deployment in (on) Department of [...]

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Tags: Congress · Energy · department of energy · energy cool · energy efficiency · environmental · global warming deniers · government energy policy · politics

Feedback systems and ECSTASY

May 18th, 2010 · 2 Comments

As any who regularly read my work should be aware, I have a fascination with the power of feedback systems to foster behavioral change (and here and …) and help foster more Energy Smart practices and to hasten the adoption of Energy Smart/Energy COOL technologies. This guest post by Milly Watt (which, in this context, [...]

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Tags: Energy · electricity · energy cool · energy smart

Energy COOL: Solar Powered Farming

February 21st, 2010 · 1 Comment

Since diving into the deep end when it comes to energy issues, almost every day sees new fascinating concepts, approaches, and technologies. Fascinating … exciting … even hope inspiring at times. And, as well, as the passion builds, so many of these are truly Energy COOL.
Innovative combinations of rather straightforward, [...]

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Tags: Energy · agriculture · energy cool · solar

Energy COOL: Ecobuild brings together people focusing on solutions

December 12th, 2009 · 1 Comment

While too much of the world’s attention turned to the falsehoods from climate deniers (such as Sarah Palin) about ClimateGate (Swifthack), there are people from around the world in Copenhagen seeking to find a path toward a global agreement to mitigate climate change. And, around the world, there are people striving to find and execute [...]

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Tags: energy cool · energy smart · wind power