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2008 

From Companies that run trucks on bio-diesel to green packaging the moving industry has entered the green movement.  Here's some companies to check out:Earth friendly moving http://earthfriendlymoving.com/ "a buck a box a week".  This company rents heavy duty stackable moving containers from recy...
02/28/2008
EARTH DAY ON THE GREENWAY Celebrate Earth Day by helping clean up Santa Rosa Creek.  Improve  and restore habitats and native plants. Santa Rosa creek is the home of otter, a variety of birds and steelhead.  There are hiking and biking trails along the creek and welcome shade in the summer time. ...
02/24/2008
Is anyone nervous about banking industry plans to delay foreclosures?  Here in Sonoma County, California the number of REO homes for sale is increasing at a rate of 20-30% per month.  In some areas there are so many foreclosures that prices have rolled back to 2002 levels and the banks still can'...
02/24/2008
We need more places like this!  I was at the Annual Santa Rosa Chamber (CA) meeting the other day and picked up a flyer on a Santa Rosa company called The Computer Recycling Center.  You can donate your old computer equipment and more.  They also take electric appliances ("everything with a batte...
02/24/2008
Whatever you do, don't wash those medications down the drain!  Those medicines may be good for you but they are very bad for our water.  Water treatment facilities do not have the ability to remove toxins.  They are better off in a landfill than in our waterways...but now there is another option....
02/23/2008
PG&E is helping consumers save money AND reduce green house gas production by sending out Smart Home Rebate booklets upon request.  Rebates for high efficency/energy star appliances include:$50 to $75 for Clothes Washer/Dryers $100 for energy efficient pool pump, motor and controller$30 for water...
02/23/2008
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Here's yet another reason for Sonoma County Residents to be proud of our Sonoma County governmental leaders who are now paving the way for more alternative energy resources.  Called Solar Sonoma County they have announced joint plans to triple solar-generated electricity in the next three years.T...
02/22/2008
  on  Bank Owned Properties for Sale on the MLS in Sonoma County continue to rise sharply,  more than doubling in quantity from just under 100 properties since November of 2007.  Closed sales volume is showing a slight increase, with February already topping prior month activity ... perhaps a sig...
02/22/2008
I purchased a Honda NGV (compressed natural gas)  Super Low Emissions Vehicle http://automobiles.honda.com/civic-gx/ in June 2007 in order to lower my carbon footprint.  As a Realtor I usually average 1200 to 1500 miles of driving per month.   I now have PHIL, home refueling unit, installed in my...
02/22/2008
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