The Austin Generation Planning Task Force has released its study and recommendations for the upcoming Austin Energy Generation Plan. An expert panel was created in March 2014 by City Council to study and advise on critical issues of electric power generation for the next decade. How to reduce...


 

In Austin currently, the way to rebates and other incentives for energy efficiency upgrades for homes and businesses can seem daunting to the average Austin Energy (AE) customer. You really need to consult with someone who's already into the green...


 

As I look at our fits and starts in green building – a project here and there, projects that don't really push the limits on what we can do in energy and water efficiency – I wonder what's actually holding back an explosion of green...


Austin Environmental Democrats hosted their first endorsement meeting yesterday for District 9 and the Mayor's race. Earning the...
Green Living

A very energy efficient house means you only need a small solar PV system to go net zero on annual energy usage. This was a major theme on Tuesday this week during the first of three...


A discussion of employing community gardens to develop Austin’s urban farming policies, creating incentives for developers, and the need to bring in expertise from real estate and land planning groups: these were just some of the highlights from the last Farmland Access Subcommittee...

Garden & Landscape

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