Sustainability

This site will attempt to limit itself to intelligent discussions of sustainability.  Look elsewhere for screeching greenie propaganda.

A Wind Farm on the Road to the End of the Earth

Ver mapa más grande Today I had a great time with the descents and ascents of the trail. Today was seldom flat. Now that I know what degree of ruggedness to expect, I greet the long boulder-strewn climbs with a … Continue reading

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The Virtues of the Camino and the Village

I caught the northernmost extent of the Portuguese Camino as I biked from Vigo to Santiago de Compostela. The trail is well-signed, provided you are going in the direction the signs anticipate. Although the Camino offers a respite from car … Continue reading

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Contemporary “Coal Questions”

  I just finished reading William Stanley Jevons’ The Coal Question for my course “Sociedad y Medio Ambiente” at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. This book contains the elucidation of the Jevons paradox; that technologically increased efficiency of resource consumption increases … Continue reading

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Southwest Green Team Presentations

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Although somewhat Minneapolis-centric and outdated, my old Green Team presentation materials may be of interest or use to others. Presentations: Green Team field trip results from the following facilities: Hennepin County Energy Recover Center Tour (HERC) Hennepin County Waste Management … Continue reading

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