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Watch and Learn about the Fleischmanns Biomass Project

For those of you who were not able to attend the Fleischmanns Biomass Project on August 9th, please take a look at the video now and learn more about how the project might help support [...]

By |August 23rd, 2014|Categories: Energy|0 Comments

Learn about Foraging in Your Yard with Kristina Zill

Have a look at some edible and otherwise useful plants you may have growing in your yard or woods and not even realize!  Kristina Zill gives a brief introduction to foraging at this past weekend's [...]

By |August 20th, 2014|Categories: Food, Skills|0 Comments

Check out a Cake Pan at Fairview Public Library in Margaretville!

If I knew you were coming, I’d have baked a cake. Why wait for company to bake a cake? Bake one just for the fun of it. Come in to the Fairview Public Library in [...]

By |July 26th, 2014|Categories: Economy|0 Comments

Report on the Omega conference – Where do we go from here?

Where We Go From Here Opportunities and Solutions for an Interdependent World Last weekend, I was fortunate to attend “Where We Go From Here,” a conference at the Omega Institute for Holistic Studies near Rhinebeck, [...]

By |October 12th, 2013|Categories: Energy, Environment, Report|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Climate After Growth – New Report from Asher Miller and Rob Hopkins

Post Carbon Institute Executive Director Asher Miller and Transition Movement Founder (and PCI Fellow) Rob Hopkins have released a provocative new paper making a convincing case for why the environmental community must embrace post-growth economics and community resilience in [...]

By |September 30th, 2013|Categories: Economy, Environment, Report|0 Comments

New Household Energy Use Fact Sheets from the EIA

The US Energy Information Administration (EIA) has just released results from its 2009 Residential Energy Consumption Survey. Household consumption profiles for 16 states, including New York, are available from their web site. Detailed information on [...]

By |September 13th, 2013|Categories: Energy, Report|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Welcome to Transition Catskills!

Transition Catskills is an exciting new initiative in the Catskills region patterned after the general Transition philosophy that has already been successfully employed in hundreds of local communities around the country and around the world. [...]

By |September 10th, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments