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TGR 2012 Earth Day “Inspirational Passages”

TGR 2012 Earth Day “Inspirational Passages”

In honor and celebration of the 42nd Anniversary of Earth Day, The Green Register is featuring  environmental book excerpts and inspirational speeches and passages. Today’s edition features speeches from U.S.…

EPA Green Tip: Energy Star

EPA Green Tip: Energy Star

EPA’s Energy Star program is the “gold standard” for people interested in green remodeling, reducing energy bills and protecting the environment.  Learn how you can upgrade your home through EPA’s…

EPA Green Tip – It’s Electric

EPA Green Tip – It’s Electric

There are Green Power Sources all around us.  Check out this EPA Green Tip podcast about why going solar or wind is good for the environment and check out your…

In Praise of Trees

In Praise of Trees

“If a man walks in the woods for love of them half of each day, he is in danger of being regarded as a loafer.  But if he spends his…

Our Urban Planet

Our Urban Planet

  “A great city is not to be confounded with a populous one.” ~Aristotle Sometime in 2008 our planet passed a major milestone. At that time, for the first time…

The Green Register Interview: Sculptor Deedee Morrison

The Green Register Interview: Sculptor Deedee Morrison

Working from her studio in a century old steel foundry and limestone quarry in Birmingham, Ala., sculptor and installation artist Deedee Morrison’s work is heavily influenced by the setting and…

The Green Register 2012 Earth Day “Inspirational Passages” Special

The Green Register 2012 Earth Day “Inspirational Passages” Special

Excerpts from Mark Hersey’s “My Work is That of Conservation-an environmental biography of George Washington Carver. In honor and celebration of the 42nd Anniversary of Earth Day, The Green Register…

The Green Register 2012 Earth Day “Inspirational Passages”

The Green Register 2012 Earth Day “Inspirational Passages”

Book Excerpts: E.O. Wilson, Joan Maloof, Stewart Udall, Janisse Ray, Devra Davis Excerpt from The Future of Life - by Alabama Native Edward O. Wilson “I am a member of…

LEEDing The Way

LEEDing The Way

  “The major problems in the world are the result of the differences between the way nature works and the way people think.” ~Gregory Bateson Today’s most influential back-to-nature movement…

It’s Cool To Carpool

It’s Cool To Carpool

The invention of cars has drastically increased our mobility as humans. If you wanted, you could race across the entire United States in just 31 hours. But for those of…

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