We at the Green Living Journal believe that the solar photovoltaic (PV) system, combined with in-home battery storage, is the only sensible, sustainable tool that individuals can use to reduce their impact on the environment, protect themselves from rising electric rates, and provide energy security in the event of disasters (natural or otherwise). In other … Read More.
Ok, so it’s not the grass that we are talking about, it’s the tools that we use in our yards – mowers, trimmers, clippers, pruners, cultivators, and saws – that can be a lot greener. As Bob Dylan says, “The times they are a – changin,’ ” and, as history has so often shown, it’s … Read More.
The Green Living Journal is proud to be a media sponsor of the 6th Annual Better Living Show.
If you have any interest in, or want to be a part of, a more sustainable future, make plans to spend time at the sixth annual Better Living Home, Garden & Lifestyle Show at the Portland Expo Center … Read More.
We are excited about 2012.
And yes, we know that there are still too many political and social problems. What with high unemployment, home foreclosures, rising fuel prices, and a volatile stock market casting a pall of pessimism over us all.
Still, we feel there is good reason for optimism.
In our own small world we are growing … Read More.
One of the best things about the Green Living Journal is the fact that it’s free to readers. The reason for this is that advertisers sponsor the content. Without advertisers, there is no Green Living Journal magazine.
How it works: When one of Green Living’s advertisers pays for placement, the money is used to pay for the … Read More.
It’s hard to believe that the Green Living Journal Columbia River PDX will be publishing its 15th issue in November. The premier issue was published in Summer 2008 and included articles like, The State of Co-ops, The Birth of Locavore, and How to Get Carbon Free in 10 Years. Issues since then have delivered even more … Read More.
The signs of spring are definitely here. Spring rains, spring flowers and the Better Living Show.
It was great to see what was new and visit with friends at the show.
You can read about some local spring sharing in the spring issue of the Green Living Journal.
Portland Yard Sharing is a website that coordinates yard sharing … Read More.
The hardy folks at Portland Pedal Power have finished their deliveries of the Winter issue of the Green Living Journal and neither rain, nor rain, nor even more rain could keep these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.
What an eco-friendly and economical delivery system for the all too congested core business district … Read More.
The Spring issue of the Green Living Journal is now available and we are celebrating the 20th birthday of the founding of our magazine in Vermont.
You can find us at all the usual places or you can read it online.
As usual this issue is full of fresh and timely information with articles on the health … Read More.
WINTER 2009 Issue
The winter issue of the Green Living Journal Columbia River PDX is being distributed in Portland this week and should be available at the usual places by the end of next week. Meanwhile, you can read the magazine online. Be sure to share it with your friends.
Readers of this blog might be interested … Read More.