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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The Best Time to Charge an EV
May 12, 2019 6:05 am
Comments: 24 | Views: 3,887
I was talking with my mom the other day about electric cars. Since I’d just written a blog post on our power grid, I reminded her not to charge her EV in the... More
What, You're Still Driving?!
May 5, 2019 5:45 am
Comments: 36 | Views: 3,428
Yeah, me too. What’s up with that? Aren’t we all supposed to be on bikes and buses?
A few months ago I was trying out a friend’s climate app.... More
A Peek at Power Planning
Apr 28, 2019 5:35 am
Comments: 13 | Views: 3,154
Palo Alto has 100% clean electricity and recently hit its 60% renewables target. So we are done, right? Being an electric planner for Palo Alto has got to be the... More
If you do nothing else, do These Three Things
Apr 21, 2019 6:13 am
Comments: 51 | Views: 4,505
The bad news: The Earth is sick, and getting sicker. The good news: We know how to make it better, and we can all help!
Earth Day is this Monday (April 22), so... More
Apr 14, 2019 6:28 am
Comments: 50 | Views: 4,569
As California pushes to reduce emissions by 40% in the next twelve years, we are increasingly betting on clean electricity. We are electrifying vehicles, electrifying... More
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Don't Miss Your Exit (and other lessons from an EV drive)
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Goodbye Food Waste!
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