Solar design and installation company empowers employees to be owners

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PV Squared Is Setting New Standards in the Renewable Energy Industry, One Employee at a Time

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Andy Griffith’s "Mayberry" Goes Solar

October 10, 2011 by  
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From a stunning Victorian bridge turned solar power station to o ld houses being retrofitted with solar panels , there’s plenty of symbolism around as the past gives way to a clean energy future. As a Brit, I never grew up with Andy Griffith, but news from CSR Wire that Mount Airy (the setting for the fictional “Mayberry”) has commissioned a 1.2MW solar power pl… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Climbing Robot Cockroach Is Creepy Cool (Video)

October 10, 2011 by  
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Image via YouTube video screengrab The timing couldn’t be better, what with Halloween quickly approaching. The mad scientists over at UC Berkeley have come up with a robot inspired by cockroaches that can climb cloth. It is definitely an act of biomimicry that is cool, but creepy, especially when you see how fast this thing can shimmy up a sheet. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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How Steve Jobs Used Design to Change the World

October 10, 2011 by  
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Image: Steve Jobs portrait by Foundry – Mint Digital Environmentalists may be tempted to write off Steve Jobs as just another corporate titan that ushered in a wave of unnecessary consumption. To do so without recognizing the positive contributions Jobs made to our culture would miss what may be some of the most important lessons we can learn in the environmental movement. What Steve Jobs did for design will ripple throughout the world of technology for the next decade or longer, just as it has for the last two…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Two Prisoners Raise Endangered Frogs by Hand

November 10, 2010 by  
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Photo via Northwest Trek Some might say James Goodall and Harry Greer have a soft spot for frogs — and they’d likely agree with that.

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Weekday Vegetarian: Lentil and Spinach Ragout Over Pasta (Book Review)

November 9, 2010 by  
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Photo: Kelly Rossiter After the very rich butternut squash pasta dinner that we indulged in the other night, my husband and I were craving something a little lighter and healthier.

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