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Commonway Tele-Seminars Begin Next Week

by: Heather on 01/28/2009
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This just in from Sharif Abdullah, author of The Power of One and founder of the Commonway Institute. Thanks Sharif!

Commonway Institute Tele-seminars

Ever since the beginning of our current financial crisis, as the wave of bad financial news threatens to engulf us (and other dangers await), I have heard a steady, quiet, but insistent question: …

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Integral City Event

by: EJ on 01/23/2009
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The Ginger Collaborative and Cadboro Bay Books invite you to a public dialogue on creating healthy cities at the Queenswood Centre in Victoria, BC on January 28th. Your host for the evening will be Dr. Marilyn Hamilton, author of Integral City: Evolutionary Intelligences for the Human Hive. A "meshworker" and founder of Integral City movement, Dr. …

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Biofuels for Barack

by: on 01/16/2009
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The excitement over the Barack Obama presidency has brought the first glimmer of hope many Americans have felt in a long time. His oft-stated commitment to renewable fuels is all the encouragement the folks at Small is Possible's Piedmont Fuels needed. They are heading up to Washington with a load of biodiesel to help fuel the Inauguration! As …

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Plan C conference - Quiet Blog Ahead

by: Heather on 10/29/2008
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We're off first thing in the morning to attend the Fifth U.S. Conference on Peak Oil and Community Solutions.Plan C: Individual and Community Survival Strategies for Peak Oil and Climate Change is being held from October 31st - November 2 at Oakland University in Rochester MI. The conference features many New Society authors, including John …

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Intro to Renewable Energy

by: Heather on 10/02/2008
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Dan Chiras, author of The Homeowner's Guide to Renewable Energy is teaching a two-day workshop entitled Intro to Renewable Energy through the Continuing Education Program at the University of Colorado in Boulder, Colorado on October 25 and 26.

In this two-day introductory course, you will explore numerous energy efficiency and renewable energy …

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