Green in Hawaii

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Smart Growth

Reducing your/our carbon footprint

Alternate energy

  • OUR OPINION: Going green makes sense for a state rich in renewables THE ISSUE: Hawaiian Electric Co. plans to install a photovoltaic power system at its Ward Street facility. Honolulu Star-Bulletin, June 3, 2007.
  • Segal, Dave. HECO to install Hoku solar power system -- The Ward Avenue installation will be Oahu's second-largest solar-power system Honolulu Star-Bulletin, June 3, 2007.

Recycling

Simple/Sustainable living

  • Simple living Wikipedia.
  • Sustainable living Wikipedia.
  • Hooser, Gary. Sustainability Panel Seeking a ‘People’s Plan’ Senate Majority Caucus, April 27, 2007.
  • Guide to Sustainable Living Honolulu Weekly, April 2007.
  • Center for a Sustainable Future University of Hawaii.
  • Cole, David C. COMMENTARY: Sustaining our values in a new climate Honolulu Advertiser, April 22, 2007.
  • Schaefers, Allison. Living off-grid poses challenges, but offers some advantages Honolulu Star-Bulletin, June 3, 2007.
  • Schaefers, Allison. Hawaii Kai homeowner has a green thumb Honolulu Star-Bulletin, June 3, 2007.

Green housing

  • Schaefers, Allison. THE GREEN HOUSE: Hawaii Kai homeowner has a green thumb Honolulu Star-Bulletin, May 27, 2007.
  • Schaefers, Allison. THE GREEN HOUSE: Going Green -- Conservation and the high energy cost prompt many in Hawaii to alter their style of living Honolulu Star-Bulletin, June 3, 2007.

Slow movement

Eat local

  • Why eat locally grown foods? Eat Local.
  • Eating Local, Thinking Global NPR
  • 100-mile diet Why eat local?
  • Wu, Nina. Egg farmers knocked from their roost -- Hawaii egg farmers are being pushed out of business by high shipping costs, stricter regulations and mainland competition Honolulu Star-Bulletin July 1, 2007.
  • Wu, Nina. Whole Foods deal is growth opportunity -- Three Hawaii farms are preparing to supply the retail chain with organic produce Honolulu Star-Bulletin, July 24, 2007.

Farmer's Markets

Growing your own food

  • Taylor, Lois. Branching out -- Exotic tropical fruit trees add variety to Hawaii gardens Honolulu Star-Bulletin, December 22, 2007.
  • Welcome to the Farmers Bookshelf! -- This is the Fruits Page! College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources.
  • Welcome to the Farmers Bookshelf! -- Home Garden Vegetables College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources.

Meat consumption and global warming

  • Brook, Dan. Meat Is a Global Warming Issue AlterNet, August 24, 2006.

Supporting local business

  • Carberry, JacquelynWoodworkers to display the forest’s bounty, transformed Honolulu Star-Bulletin, August 31, 2007.
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