The Standard Disclaimer

The views expressed on this blog and its related web sites or podcasts are mine alone and do not reflect the views of my employer, clients, investors, wife, children, pets, parents, friends, friends-of-friends or anyone else with whom I may be acquainted.


« links for 2007-07-04 | Main | links for 2007-07-01 »

Real World Green

Eric Rochow, host and producer of, is now producing Real World Green, "an internet video show about practical things we can do to help lower our impact on the earth."

The key word for me in that description is practical. I continually consume information about global warming, greenhouse gases and all the other buzzword-compliant environmental topics but hardly any of them tell me what I can do now - today - to really make a difference without my having to do my own research.

That's why I like this show. Each episode (well, there's only one, so far ;) ) will provide a simple tip for helping you "go green" (or at least be green-er).

The first episode explains how you can use Compact Fluorescent Bulbs (CFLs) to reduce your electricity usage, produce fewer greenhouse gases and reduce the amount of mercury that is a byproduct of your power consumption.

Thanks to Real World Green, my wife and I just bought a four-pack of CFLs at Home Depot for our porch lights. From now on each time a bulb dies in our house we're going to replace it with a CFL. How cool is that? Check it out below and at

[tags]Real World Green, Eric Rochow, Garden Fork TV,, Video, Internet Video, Streaming Video, Digital Media, Green, Environment, Compact Fluorescent Bulbs, Greenhouse Gases, Global Warming, Energy Conservation,, One Billion Bulbs,[/tags]

PrintView Printer Friendly Version

EmailEmail Article to Friend

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>