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Gifts From the Greenhouse
Cohabiting nurseries double the fun this holiday season
"...born when Tillery owner Jon Hutson offered an empty greenhouse for rent to East Austin Succulents owner Eric Pedley...."

Dec. 15, 2018 Chronolog Post by Melanie Laporte

Greenhouse Craft Food + Austin Beerworks: A Dinner
Some things are worth driving a little ways north
"...monthly series, was a collaboration between Austin Beerworks and Greenhouse Craft Food. And I’ve sampled a variety of those..."

March 1, 2017 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

EPA Issues Verdict on Greenhouse Gases
Climate-change fighters can now tuck the Clean Air Act into their tool belts
"...the U.S. Environ­mental Protection Agency finalized its finding that greenhouse gases threaten the public health and welfare of current..."

Dec. 11, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Coal News: Sierra Club Still Watching TXU, Ranks of Greenhouse-Gas Reduction Accord Grow, and Coal-Fired Power Plant Investments Protested
"...Action Partnership, a group of corporations calling for mandatory greenhouse-gas regulations. If accepted, it would join fellow megautility NRG..."

Nov. 21, 2007 News Post by Daniel Mottola

Meeting the City's Greenhouse Gas Emissions Targets In Three Charts
Are we there yet?
"...The Austin Community Climate Plan projected that local greenhouse gas emissions (measured as "millions of metric tons of..."

Nov. 1, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Austin Water Utility Progress
Cutting greenhouse-gas emissions
"...and delivery less energy-intensive, AWU can significantly shrink Austin's greenhouse-gas emissions...."

June 19, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Everything Is Illuminated
Loretta Fischer's Tarrytown shed is totally famous.
"..."shed" – really a fine mod bauble of a greenhouse/entertainment pagoda – have been featured on HGTV, Central Texas..."

May 8, 2008 Design Post by Cindy Widner

AAAS Highlights Austin Efforts to Address Climate Change
One of 18 communities featured in “How We Respond,” released today
"...information to adapt to climate change impacts and/or reduce greenhouse gas emissions.”..."

Sept. 16, 2019 News Post by Michael King

Farmers’ Market Report: Jan 25-26, 2014
Breathtaking tomatoes, local lemons, Dai Due, and duck eggs
"...The local greenhouse tomatoes are pouring into the Farmers’ Markets, and here..."

Jan. 24, 2014 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

All Hail Texas!
Texas emits more globe-warming carbon dioxide than any other state in the nation, by a long shot
"...for years to come), close to 40% of Texas' greenhouse gases come from electricity generation -- to wit, the..."

Aug. 3, 2007 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Climate, Meet Mobility
Copenhagen is all about green transport – and Austin should be, too
"...a house, illustrating the volume of one ton of greenhouse-gas emissions. Europeans are having fun with this stuff. What..."

Nov. 6, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Keeping Busy
Armendariz moves from the EPA to the Sierra Club, still defending the environment
"...upheld several EPA decisions, including an "endangerment finding" that greenhouse gases threaten public health, a "Tailpipe Rule" setting greehouse..."

Sept. 14, 2012 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

Austin Climate Protection Plan
The five components
"...those will be offset through mitigation efforts to achieve greenhouse-gas neutrality. While vehicles operated by outside contractors and Capital..."

March 9, 2007 News Feature

Unrealized Opportunities: Ester Matthews on the Austin Climate Protection Program
Ester Matthews reflects on the progress of the ACPP
"...compile most of the information that documents what the greenhouse-gas emissions are for the departments...."

Sept. 24, 2010 News Feature

Not So Cool
Austin's 2009 Climate Protection Program update confirms progress on energy – but reflects a feeble citywide effort
"...working under Matthews have completed two inventories of current greenhouse-gas emissions – one for the municipality, one for all..."

June 19, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Slews of Brews
Hops & Grain to celebrate American Craft Beer Week
"...Grain will pour a special selected release from its Greenhouse series. Open to the public. Mon., May 12, 6:30pm...."

May 9, 2014 Food Post by Anna Toon

Austin’s Steady Strides Toward Climate Sustainability
How are we doing and how effective can local policies be at mitigating a worldwide crisis?
"...– Austin adopted "the goal to achieve net-zero community-wide greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 and directed staff to work..."

Nov. 1, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Driving While Campaigning: Bill White Talking (Around) Climate Action
The gubernatorial candidate gamely navigates the politics of climate change
"...Is it politically possible to advocate statewide reductions in greenhouse-gas emissions while running for governor of Texas? Houston Mayor..."

Jan. 15, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Two Years Gone – How Many Left to Save the Planet?
This Earth Day, urgent evidence of global warming should kick the Austin Climate Protection Plan into higher gear
"...Austin Climate Protection Program, our conversation about reducing local greenhouse-gas emissions is suddenly drowned out by an obnoxious roar,..."

April 17, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Securing Climate Protection
Ten things Wynn could do now
" the city's land-use and transportation policy to its greenhouse-gas reduction goals. Enact a resolution marrying the policies and..."

April 17, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Dumping the Water Pump
Should Austin's conservation success forestall WTP 4?
"...treatment of water) and thus significantly reduce the city's greenhouse-gas emissions. So if we increase our water-treatment capacity, runs..."

Feb. 20, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

How Cool Is Austin
2010 snapshot of the ACPP 'five plans'
"...Cool: Completed 2007-2009 municipal inventory of greenhouse gases; created automated Climate Action Reporting System to track..."

Sept. 24, 2010 News Feature

Baby It's Warm Outside
Critics say TNRCC sees pollution problems but won't do anything about it.
"...industry. This month, the TNRCC issued a report on greenhouse gas emissions in Texas, and those same critics --..."

Feb. 1, 2002 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...U.S. Climate Action Network would have us believe that greenhouse gases like carbon dioxide from car exhaust can cause..."

Aug. 16, 1996 News Feature

Climate Change: City Targets Zero Emissions
City aims for carbon neutrality by 2050
"...goal: By 2050, Austin plans to implement, citywide, net-zero greenhouse gas emissions – i.e., "carbon neutrality." Citing increasing evidence..."

May 23, 2014 News Feature by Lizzie Jespersen

Climate Protection: City in No Hurry To Cool It
Checking in on the Climate Protection Program's progress – or lack thereof
" a city of Austin program, responsible for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from all sources at the municipality as..."

Aug. 6, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

The Chicago Comparison
"...Strategies" section calls for 26 specific actions for mitigating greenhouse-gas emissions. It also calls for nine adaptation actions to..."

June 19, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

A Glossary of Cool
A quick definition of terms used in describing the Austin Climate Protection Plan.
"...Greenhouse gases: atmospheric gases that contribute to the greenhouse effect..."

March 9, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Day Trips
Ellison's Greenhouses in Brenham boasts an eye-popping array of poinsettias to help enliven the Christmas season
"...Ellison's Greenhouses in Brenham knows Christmas flowers. The nursery grows a..."

Nov. 18, 2005 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

It's the Planet, Stupid
George W. Bush is not sure global warming and the greenhouse effect are a problem.
"...the 1997 treaty designed to reduce global output of greenhouse gases. Some 150 countries have approved the measure, which..."

Oct. 27, 2000 News Feature by Robert Bryce

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