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Arizona Solar Center Blog

Commentary from Arizona Solar Center Board Members and invited contributors.

While blog entries are initiated by the Solar Center, we welcome dialogue around the posted topics. Your expertise and perspective are highly valued -- so if you haven't logged in and contributed, please do so!

Superseding Sustainability

Sustainability is a broad term that addresses three fundamental principles: economic strength, environmental stewardship, and social equity.

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Jim Stack
I see sustainability as 3 main areas too. Where and how you live, how you travel and what you eat. It all adds up to improve our e... Read More
Friday, 03 June 2016 08:33
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Papercrete breaks the mold

It's as if the star characters of the kid's game "Rock, Paper, Scissors" finally figured out that working together can be a whole lot more productive (and fun!) than one always ending up as a loser.

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Pawlowski
It is good to learn that Barry's work goes on. Research has advanced since 2010 http://blog.nwf.org/2010/02/junk-mail-into-concre... Read More
Monday, 21 March 2016 04:34
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Building a Dream, Then and Now

Eight years ago I had never thought much about the word "sustainability."

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John Neville
Interesting article. Thanks for sharing your experiences. Every building experience shared helps others. It is too bad that for so... Read More
Monday, 15 February 2016 09:55
Jim Stack
When I moved to Arizona in 2001 I tried to buy a properly oriented home and none of the realtors knew what I was talking about. Th... Read More
Monday, 15 February 2016 19:48
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What Goes Around – Comes Around

For my journey home on the light rail recently, I was fortunate enough to have been given a whole pizza, courtesy of the Young Democrats.

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Jim Stack
This article written by the son of Jim Arwood is another example. The son helping his father. I see it as Christian values which... Read More
Thursday, 21 January 2016 20:52
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Point of Personal Privilege

It’s move-in day at the ASU dorms in downtown Phoenix.

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Jim Stack
JA, Good move. I like the similar path that Michael Crow ,ASU President followed. While at Syracuse University (Cloudy,Cold, 100 i... Read More
Sunday, 17 August 2014 08:17
Cynthia Bower
Who or what inspired me to learn more about solar energy? Response: my grandfather, William J. Bailey, an engineer who developed... Read More
Tuesday, 19 August 2014 13:02
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