By Sherry Listgarten
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About this blog: Climate change, despite its outsized impact on the planet, is still an abstract concept to many of us. That needs to change. My hope is that readers of this blog will develop a better understanding of how our climate is evolving a... (More)
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How reliable is our electricity?
Jul 2, 2023 5:18 am
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How reliable is our electricity? On average it’s not bad but in many places it’s getting worse and in a few places it’s downright terrible. Customers... More
What I learned from my high impact yard project
Jun 25, 2023 5:49 am
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Two years ago I mulched over the back lawn. It was looking increasingly awful with the prolonged drought, and mulching was an easy project. It required only some... More
How clean is our electricity?
Jun 18, 2023 5:43 am
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How clean is our electricity? Well, there are a number of ways to answer that question. You can look at the grid itself, which we plug things into. How clean is... More
How quickly will we electrify our homes?
May 28, 2023 6:02 am
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How quickly will we electrify our homes? This is an important question as we set emissions goals and formulate plans to achieve them. A few years ago, Palo Alto... More
What is the best type of irrigation?
Apr 30, 2023 6:15 am
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What is the best type of irrigation? If you ask three different people you may well get three different answers. But I expect a lot of you are wondering about... More