Nothing can be finer than to be in Carolina…in the spring time!
The blooming shrubs, flowering trees, and spring flowers have been spectacular this spring. I have enjoyed photographing trees the spectacle from leaves unfolding to night time studies of flowers in bloom.
Green News Bites
- SECU offers green loans – mortgages for new ENERGY STAR rated homes and cars that get 28mpg of less, 2nd mortgages for energy efficiency improvements.
- Green Vehicle, Green Second Mortgage, and Green Mortgage loan.
- No ENERGY STAR rebates this year…sigh! No money from the Feds or NC to
fund the program. If you are in the market for a new appliance, read the labels and get the best performance possible. Look for the ENERGY STAR label. Check out the ENERGY STAR site page that lists products from refrigerators to windows.
- Earth Day Celebrations are coming up FAST. This year the downtown Raleigh celebration will be the weekend before the official date of April 22nd. Saturday, April 16, 2011 11:00 AM
Where:Museum of Natural Science
11 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27609Free Drive-through E-cycling – Bring your old electronics and we’ll find a new or safe home for all of their parts, ensuring that hazardous materials stay out of our landfills!