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No Grid – No Problem!

Tom Dunne and Mary Hodgkin’s solar home. Courtesy photos: Pika Energy Company of Westbrook, Maine. Around 1.2 million homes and businesses in the Northeast lost power recently after severe weather brought high winds and heavy rains through the region. It just so happens that Tom Dunne and Mary Hodgkin recently installed …

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Who’s Really the Winner of the Super Games?

Welcome to the 2018 Sustainability Super Bowl! New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady drops back to pass in the second half of Super Bowl LII. Image: Brian Allen/Voice of America.  By Chris Gillespie Since both the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles have impressive records when it comes to …

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Tell Snowriders Your Story

Tell us your story! Climate change is such a big, and complex issue that it can be a challenging story to tell! But as skiers and snowboarders, we feel effects of climate change more acutely than others. We notice the shorter seasons, the fewer powder days, and the destructive storms …

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We Are in Trouble

Museum specimin ( Didier Descouens, Wikimedia Commons) By George Harvey From an environment point of view, we are in serious trouble. Most people are entirely unaware of how bad things are. Studies published in 2015 gave a peek into the situation. That year, the Royal Society for the Protection of …

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