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Concentration of CO2 in the Atmosphere

Video Review

“The Dirty Truth about Combustion Engine Vehicles”

Created by Mark Linthicum, 14 minutes, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mk-LnUYEXuM

Review by Victoria Ines

The animation “The Dirty Truth about Combustion Engine Vehicles” discusses the misconception that the process to power an EV pollutes the same amount as a petrol car. Image: YouTube.

It is common knowledge that Tesla cars […]

Addressing the Biggest Problems

Op-Ed (Letter to the Editor) from Ryan Yoder – Danby, VT

Some of the biggest problems facing Americans are collapsing ecosystems, climate change, and an exponential curve in the incidence of chronic disease. There are compelling arguments that any of these alone has the power to collapse our economy and civilization, and their convergence is […]

Letter from the Editor

Our theme in our April/May edition of GET is“Celebrating the Earth.” While every day and every edition of Green Energy Times is about the earth and the future of our planet, this is the time when the world comes together for the earth!

At this time, actions are taken to clean the roadways, but what […]

I Am Greta

Documentary Film Review

I Am Greta is a 2020 internationally co-produced documentary film directed by Nathan Grossman, following climate change activist Greta Thunberg. The film had its world premiere at the 77th Venice International Film Festival on September 3, 2020. It was released on Hulu on November 13, 2020. Image: Official release poster.

Victoria […]

A Tribute to Carol Levin

Carol Levin and her husband, the late Richard Gottlieb. Courtesy photo from May 2016

We got the sad news that Carol Levin had passed on, one day after her 79th birthday, on December 26, 2020.

Carol was born on December 25, 1941 in Pittsburgh, the daughter of Herbert J. Levin, MD and Margaret Clara […]

Oregon Fire Burns State Senator’s Home

 

Sen. Fred Girod walks through the remains of his home near Mill City, Oregon, on Sept. 13, 2020. Mill City, Gates and other towns along the Santiam River were all but destroyed by the Beachie Creek Fire and residents were forced to evacuate. “This was my forever home,” Girod said. Photo by Brooke […]

Documentaries We Recommend

A Life on Our Planet by David Attenborough www.youtube.com/watch?v=64R2MYUt394. Kiss the Ground (how soils can sequester carbon if we farm right) www.youtube.com/watch?v=K3-V1j-zMZw.

Reviews by Victoria Ines

A Life on Our Planet

You have benefited from biodiversity. From medicines and therapies to food, biodiversity plays an integral role in every single life on this planet.

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We Remember Bhima Nitta as a Passionate Part of the Solution

The Green Energy Times team notes with sorrow the passing of Bhima Nitta, founder and owner of Power-Guru Solar Electric Systems on August 6th, 2020. Bhima was 54 years old.

Bhima was passionate about being a part of the solution to global climate change.

His lifetime of work focused on clean energy was more […]

Renewable Energy Provides All New U.S. Generating Capacity in April

From the SUN DAY CAMPAIGN

Washington DC – According to a review by the SUN DAY Campaign of data just released by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), wind, solar, and hydropower provided 100% of the 1,328 megawatts (MW) in new U.S. electrical generating capacity added in April 2020.

FERC’s latest monthly “Energy Infrastructure Update” […]

Great Ways to Make a Difference Now to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint – Part 2

G.E.T. staff

The Green Energy Times team wants to share some ideas with you on what you can do now to help the planet and reduce your carbon footprint. We hope you learn some new ideas that you can adapt to your everyday lives. Look for more ideas in the next issue.