A Just West

Dan Whiting on Biomass energy production in the Interior West

felicep | May 18, 2011 09:00 AM
Filed under: Energy & Industry , Blog Post

To help inform the public debate on biomass energy, we put together a site, www.renewablebiomass.org, with background pieces and academic studies on the issue, from [...]

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Biomass energy production in the Interior West

felicep | May 18, 2011 09:00 AM
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Politicians’ push development; citizens and economists are not so sure

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Everett Volk on New Urbanism irks even green Westerners

jackiewheeler | May 13, 2011 12:14 PM

New Urbanism is City-Lite for the people too weak and lazy to live in the city proper. I've heard it all before: afraid of this, [...]

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Ed Quillen on New Urbanism irks even green Westerners

jackiewheeler | May 13, 2011 12:14 PM

The "New Urbanism" strikes me as pretty much the same thing as "Old Small-townism." The town I live in (Salida, Colo., population 5,500) was platted [...]

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george McCloskey on New Urbanism irks even green Westerners

jackiewheeler | May 13, 2011 12:14 PM

Isn't that called a City Jackie? My wife and I raised our family in a sub-urban environment, because it lacked the very things that an [...]

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Robert Russell on New Urbanism irks even green Westerners

jackiewheeler | May 13, 2011 12:14 PM

Whoa. It seems to me that Prof. Wheeler is cheesed off at most of the newish, suburban HOA (home owners associations), and has decided to [...]

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New Urbanism irks even green Westerners

jackiewheeler | May 13, 2011 12:14 PM

Many of us still long for wide open spaces

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Welcome to Shingle Mountain, Colorado

michaelh | May 11, 2011 06:00 AM
Filed under: Climate Change , Blog Post

Local recycling effort has neighbors concerned about their health and the environment

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Steve Snyder on EJ activist Ed Abbey?

jackiewheeler | Apr 29, 2011 05:00 AM
Filed under: Communities , Blog Post

Abbey himself rejected the label of environmentalist, in both his words and some of his actions, such as rolling a tire off the rim of [...]

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Michael Lewis on EJ activist Ed Abbey?

jackiewheeler | Apr 29, 2011 05:00 AM
Filed under: Communities , Blog Post

"Environmental justice" is a human-centered misconception that all humans can be treated fairly when the state promulgates environmental laws and regulations. It is neither environmental [...]

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