Category Archives: implementation

Eco-City Alexandria: Energy$aver Blog

Be sure to check out Eco-City Alexandria’s Energy$aver Blog. The blog promotes energy awareness to the City of Alexandria. Don’t miss the post on Dominion Virginia Power’s electric vehicle charging station pilot program. Click here to learn more! Advertisements

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E-mail vs. Snail Mail

I’ve always thought I was born 150 years too late. One of the services that I really love is the US Postal Service. In an age with more mediums of communication than I can master, much less be cognizant of, … Continue reading

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On Progress

During the President’s State of the Union speech, President Obama noted that China, Germany, and India “are not playing for second place.” I believe our president had to do that because a cloud of malaise has descended upon the country. … Continue reading

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Adopt-A-Block, Part Quatre

Earlier today, five members of the EPC (plus one noble husband), went to clean our block, King Street (VA Route 7) between N. Quaker Lane and I-395. Although the temperature was in the mid-30’s, we were fortunate that Jupiter cleared … Continue reading

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Community Garden Meeting

Just as a reminder, there will be a community gardening meeting from 6 – 7:30 p.m. at the Durant Center (1605 Cameron St) tonight. Here is a great link on starting a community gardening. I would attend, but I am … Continue reading

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On Links

There is a lot of junk out on the Internet, especially on the blogosphere. But every once and a while I unearth a few nuggets. One of those nuggets is GreaterGreaterWashington. I’ve been following this blog for a while and … Continue reading

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ACPS Greenovation

Earlier this month, the Alexandria City Public Schools began to publicize its greenovation efforts. Not only has ACPS included “Environmental Stewardship” as one of its principles, it is committing to “Provid[ing] clean, safe and conducive learning environments that utilize best … Continue reading

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