2008

Green Living columns are published bi-weekly in the Las Vegas Review Journal, appearing every other Thursday in the Home section. They are written by GreenDream Enterprises president, Steve Rypka.

In the list below, the left side has links to the columns and the right side has links to further information relating to each particular column topic. The list is in reverse chronological order.

Green Living Column

Date

Related Information

Platinum Green Home
Platinum Green Home
(Click to read column)
11-27-08
America Recycles
America Recycles
Image: National Recycling Coalition
(Click to read column)
11-13-08
Earth Foreclosing?
Earth Foreclosing?
(Click to read column)
10-30-08
  • World Changing – Change your Thinking.
  • Watch Alex Steffen of World Changing speak about the creation of a sustainable society in the video below….


Simple Living
Simple Living
(Click to read column)  

10-16-08
Sleeping Green
Sleeping Green
(Click to read column)
10-2-08
Solar Success Stories
Solar Success Stories
(Click to read column)  

9-18-08

Solar Success Story, Stephen Heckeroth

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CFLs: The Best Investment
CFLs: The Best Investment
(Click to read column)
9-4-08
Local: Key to Green
Living Local: Key to Green
(Click to read column)  

8-21-08
Events to Celebrate (and attend!)
Events to Celebrate
(Click to read column)
8-7-08
Gone Green, Finally
Forever Fernwood hillside.
(Click to read column)  

7-24-08
Springs Preserve now Platinum
Springs Preserve at dusk.
(Click to read column)
7-10-08
Getting It Right
Getting It Right
(Click to read column)  

6-28-08

Energy Star Tips

Black Gold
Compost
(Click to read column)
6-12-08
Blueprint for Nevada
BLUEPRINT for NEVADA
(Click to read column)  

5-29-08
Green Economy
GreenWave
(Click to read column)
5-15-08

Van Jones – Eco-Equity

Plug In to the Grid
Fuel Costs
(Click to read column)  

5-1-08
Out of Balance Balance
(Click to read column)
4-17-08

We Cannot Eat Money

REGREEN
REGREEN
(Click to read column)
 

4-3-08
Solar 2008
Solar 2008
(Click to read column)
3-20-08
FACE IT – Green Building Solution
No Coal!
(Click to read column)
Photo by Emily Bibler, a winner in the Reverberate Graphic Design Competition, courtesy of Architecture 2030.
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3-6-08
2008 Solar Home Tour
Solar Home Tour
(Click to read column)
2-21-08
Zero Energy Homes
Zero Energy Homes

(Click to read column)  

2-7-08
Perspective of Time Redwood in the Fog
(Click to read column)
1-24-08

Watch this video of David Suzuki, a well-respected scientist, speaking on the economy and the environment. There are six clips in this series on YouTube for those who want to see the entire speech.

One Heck of a Year
Footprint

(Click to read column)  

1-10-08