Puttering around your own home, you may think the possibility of freeing it from fossil fuels to be somewhat remote. As our culture has progressed down the route of enslavement to fossil energy, a massive amount of infrastructure has been cumulatively built all around us to tap into its high energy flows. You're probably wondering, "Is it really possible to live a life without fossil fuels that doesn't resemble the squalid existence of a peasant in the Middle Ages?"
The answer, of course, is a resounding "Yes!" We do not have to abandon civilization and live in a cave or tiny cabin to retrofit our lives for fossil-energy independence. It will take dedication and, yes, initially, much time, effort, and money.
::Read Rebekah and Stephen Hren's "Solving Energy Crisis with Renewables Could Leads To Ecological Collapse on the Huffington Post.
::Read Rebekah and Stephen Hren's "Since We've Made Tortillas Expensive, Let's At Least Use Biofuels Wisely" on the Huffington Post.
::Read more at the Huffington Post Green Living big news page.