Ed Haemmerle is a career fire fighter/general contractor turned environmentalist. After a long day of providing emergency medical care and fire fighting he removes his turn-out gear and replaces it with his "tree hugging" apparel. Advocating sustainability, conservation and renewable energy he demonstrates these practices with hands-on easily understood video productions. He has become a trusted advocate and proponent for the climate crisis cause. Raised in the Princeton New Jersey area, he has vast knowledge in residential home construction, sustainability, real estate and public safety. Currently working in the renewable energy field of residential and commercial solar PV, geothermal and wind. He has made a name for himself in New Jersey as he systematically transforms his home to "carbon neutral status". You can visit him at www.NJRenewableEnergy.com for regular home updates.