I know that many see it as a fool’s quest, but I long to see the barrier broken. Can “green” homes be built without subsidy for under $100 a sq. ft.? I am glad to see that there are folks out there working to do just that. I am especially interested in the work being … Read more The Pursuit of $100 a sq. ft.
The March issue of The Atlantic Monthly included an article titled, “How the Crash Will Reshape America.” I agreed with much of this article especially the author’s conclusions that suburban American must undergo drastic changes if we are to successfully move into the future economically. But one main conclusion of the article caught me short. The … Read more Should Home Ownership Be American?
The Green Porch is a place where neighbors friends and strangers meet to discuss issues of the day. It’s green, and it’s a porch. By green I mean the discussion is interested in figuring out how to live sustainably in our world. Can I advocate a particular lifestyle for every human living and expect the world to … Read more The Philosophy of The Green Porch