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The Vanishing Middle Class And The Stakes Of The 2016 Election

The Vanishing Middle Class And The Stakes Of The 2016 Election

We hear it all the time. The stock market is roaring. Millions of jobs have been created. The economy is in great shape. So why is the middle class disappearing? Because the stock market has little or no effect on ordinary, everyday middle class Americans. Because those millions of jobs are low-paying service industry jobs […]

Jimmy Carter First To Use Solar Panels On The White House In 1979 – Guess Who Took Them Down?

Jimmy Carter First To Use Solar Panels On The White House In 1979 – Guess Who Took Them Down?

Jimmy Carter, in a visionary move, installed solar panels on the roof of the White House back in 1979. On June 20, 1979, solar panels were installed on the roof of the White House. It was the first time any president had done so, back when solar energy was just a concept. John Wihbey with […]

How Much Can You Save With Solar? Check Out My Bills And See

How Much Can You Save With Solar? Check Out My Bills And See

So you’ve been thinking about going solar, but you just don’t know if it’s really worth it. You’re thinking, well, if I finance or lease solar panels, I’ll have to make monthly payments, so what kind of savings does that really represent? It depends, and it’s up to you to do your research to find […]

San Francisco Will Require Solar Panels On New Buildings

San Francisco Will Require Solar Panels On New Buildings

San Francisco unanimously passed a city ordinance to mandate that all new buildings be fitted with solar panels.  The State of California already mandates that a large percentage of new construction allocate 15 percent of its rooftop as “solar ready,” meaning that it would be possible to install solar cells at some point in the […]

Beyond Sustainability with Shel Horowitz and Going Green

Beyond Sustainability with Shel Horowitz and Going Green

In this episode of T&Z Talk Tony and Richard speak with Shel Horowitz, environmental and social change business profitability expert, bestselling and award-winning author, international speaker, and catalyst for change. Shel joined us on the show for a lengthy Q&A ans conversation about green initiatives and how to make going green more attractive to industry and […]

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