Chris Cherniak en This Green Earth - April 22, 2014 <div><p></p>In honor of Earth Day, This Green Earth looks at environmental stewardship in terms of acts, education</div><div>and advocacy.&nbsp; First, Dee Williams discusses the growing "tiny house" movement in the U.S. and why she enjoys living in an 84 square foot house.&nbsp;&nbsp; Then Lisa Schneider of Habitat for Humanity comes on to talk about their latest LEED certified home, and finally Brent Giles from POWDR Corporation stops by to announce the winners of "Protect Your Playground".<br /><p></p></div><p></p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:42:40 +0000 Chris Cherniak 12499 at This Green Earth - April 22, 2014 This Green Earth - April 15, 2014 <div><p></p>This week Chris and guest co-host Larry Warren talk to Paul Murphy of Rocky Mountain Power about</div><div>their plans to build a&nbsp;2 mega watt solar power plant in the southern part of the state.&nbsp; An interesting development in light of the fact that Rocky Mountain Power stated just last year that they had no plans to develop new renewable energy systems&nbsp;over the next ten years.&nbsp; Why the change?<p></p></div><p></p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:37:35 +0000 Chris Cherniak 12222 at This Green Earth - April 15, 2014 This Green Earth - April 8, 2014 <div><p></p><span style="font-family:Times New Roman; color:#000; font-size:12pt;">Andrea Morgan joins Nell and Chris in the first part of the show to talk about genetically modified organisms and genetically engineered crops.&nbsp; After that Nell provides an update on Alaska's Pebble Mine project and Chris explains the linkage between fracking and seismic activity.</span><br /><p></p></div><p></p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:02:51 +0000 Nell Larson & Chris Cherniak 11948 at This Green Earth - April 8, 2014 This Green Earth - March 25, 2014 <p></p><p>Chris Cherniak talks topics of sustainability. His first guest is Lisa Yoder, Sustainability Coordinator for Summit County, who has details on the 2014 - 2016 sustainability plan. Then, Brian McInerney, from the National Weather Service,&nbsp; is in to talk about weather and climate.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 20:55:11 +0000 Chris Cherniak 11378 at This Green Earth - March 25, 2014 This Green Earth - March 18, 2014 <p>First on today's show, hosts Chris Cherniak and Nell Larson talk with Lt. Col. Chip Elliott, an instructor of chemistry at the U.S. Military Academy. He'll reveal what the Army is doing in the areas of energy consumption and reduction. Author Emma Marris will follow to discuss her writings on nature and her book <em>Rambunctious Garden: Saving Nature in a Post-wild World</em>.</p><p></p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 18:13:01 +0000 Chris Cherniak & Nell Larson 11123 at This Green Earth - March 18, 2014