Resilient Self-Sufficiency: The Garden Pool

Garden pools can create resilient communities.

Some may think my concerns are misplaced but for those who follow the science and pay attention to actual facts, we are living in a time of extreme and rapid change. Nothing like this has ever happened before. Climate change is not just about polar bears, penguins and Greenland’s melting ice. Climate change harms people, everywhere. Based on the evidence, more than 97% of climate scientists are ... Read More

Green Pools are Great

Here’s a summer riddle for you: What’s clear and fresh and very clean, all blue but still completely green? If you guessed a swimming pool, you’re right. But what’s green about a clean pool? The green isn’t from algae but from the energy saved by using a variable-speed pool pump. Most swimming pools use a significant amount of energy. First of all, it just takes a lot of power to pump water and ... Read More