At the Brink of Disaster, Finding Each Other

A talk given by Dick Russell, at the VII International Media Forum on the Protection of Nature, November 29, 2009, in Viterbo, Italy (with acknowledgment to my friend Ross Gelbspan for allowing me to utilize his writings on the climate crisis: see I attended another conference, this one on “green building,” in the southwestern […]

Green Building: An idea whose time has (finally) come

Anyone attending the Greenbuild 2009 conference and expo at the Phoenix Convention Center (Nov. 11-13) couldn’t help but come away impressed. First, there was the attendance – more than 27,000 people from all across the country, each paying to attend a variety of educational sessions, listen to numerous experts, and view sustainable products at close […]