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Solar power access looking a lot brighter in California

An important part of all the talk around renewable energy is how we can make it accessible to everyone, and not just the fortunate few who prefer Teslas with their Dom Perignon. 251 more words

Climate & Energy

We have a goal . . .

Behind the scenes we’re working to pull together  the wealth of insight and artistry shared for 100,000 Poets (and friends) for Change into a commemorative page, the content of which will also be archived at Stanford University, Stanford, California. 99 more words

The BeZine

California just signed a landmark bill to tackle climate change

It’s official. California Gov. Jerry Brown just signed climate-change bill SB 350 into law.

The landmark measure promises to reduce California’s greenhouse gases by increasing the use of renewable energy. 417 more words

Climate & Energy

"Building for the Future," One Library At A Time

Until recently one of the (many) jobs I held was that of a construction worker, specifically installing shelves in libraries. It was not a very fun or rewarding job (as you can imagine) but it did give me the opportunity to see a lot of different areas in the Atlanta region, from up in Alpharetta to the West Side of Atlanta, to the ‘burbs of Gwinnet County. 1,252 more words


The World Council of Churches works for environmental justice

This is my latest co-written piece with my son Theodore Andrew Lee for The World Council of Churches’s site,Pilgrimage of Peace and Justice. 1,151 more words


Community Empowerment, Community Change

Eastwick Friends & Neighbors Coalition was thrilled to be honored at the 2015 Tribute to Change celebration on October 1, 2015, receiving a Community Empowerment award from… 399 more words

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