CalFinder, a comprehensive resource for remodeling information, was kind enough to publish a short interview about what we do.Â Visit CalFinder for more talk about prefab homes, eco epiphanies, consumerism, and other tough environmental topics.Â Thanks, Margaret!
We’re always happy to receive green books in the mail, but what surprised us the most about The Gort Cloud was the fact that we’re in it.Â Jetson Green is, apparently, a “trendspotter” in The Gort Cloud.Â And after looking at it more closely, I’m guessing several of our readers and their companies have been named in it, too.Â What is it?Â The Gort Cloud is “the invisible force powering today’s most visible green brands” where “millions of people [connect] to green information through a vast, interconnected community.”
During Christmas, I was in the airport waiting for my flight and decided to pop into a store to grab some reading material.Â Much to my surprise, this was December you know, the February issue of Dwell was already up and it popped right out at me.Â On the stands right now is “The Prefab Issue: Real Homes for Real People,” and it’s definitely worth reading.Â In addition to an essay from founding editor-in-chief Karrie Jacobs, here are a few prefabs you can expect to read about in this issue:
How can a website not be flattered when Guy Kawasaki, you know, founder of Alltop, partner at Garage Technology Ventures, and chief evangelist of Apple, sends you an email announcing your website’s inclusion in Alltop?Â We are.Â So we’re taking this quick opportunity to kick out a shout of thanks to Guy and the folks […]
Practical Environmentalist posted an interview with me, and I thought I would send a note of appreciation.Â I like Practical Environmentalist (especially their list of 21 Practical Ways to Help the Environment) and appreciate what they do.Â They have a new building and are working on a super green renovation.Â One of its writers, Kent […]