I happened to be in Austin Texas and had the opportunity to rent an electric hybrid bike for 15 days. I used it for everything and put nearly 300 miles on the bike. My conclusion was that it is an amazing thing with big implications for Indiana.
I was lucky enough to be able to test drive an Electric Vehicle. I was near Downtown Indianapolis at www.TheGoGreenPros.com. They do Electric car conversions as well as veggie oil, hydrogen generators, as well as general car repairs.
The car had 200,000 electric miles on the same motor and it uses 20 golf cart batteries for power. This one is a fiero but there are many cars that convert well. This would be great for a commuter the range…Continue
Added by Eric Stallsmith on September 13, 2012 at 4:32pm — No Comments
What I learned that day far exceeded my expectations and really made me realize that farming in Indiana is changing as we speak. I also saw first hand what happens when a group of smart and motivated…Continue
Added by Eric Stallsmith on August 20, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments
I went to a garden party and met new friends
(a better post exists on this by Ann Kreilkamp, the person that hosted the party. check it out here)
In Bloomington, The Center for Sustainability participated in…Continue
Added by Eric Stallsmith on August 20, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments
On October 24, 2011 we went to the Indy Food Day event and had a great time. There was a lot of good locally grown food to enjoy and lots of nice people to talk to. There were 5 great speakers and plenty of time for discussions. It made for an enjoyable evening.
We brought White Bean Pot Roast (vegan) from www.U-Relish.com.…Continue
Added by Eric Stallsmith on October 25, 2011 at 10:50am — No Comments
I have been working from New Orleans for the past month and one of the things I have been very interested in was, "how do the locals feel about the effects of the gulf coast oil spill".
Once the well was capped that was the last we really heard of it in the national news. Days after the spill was capped it was announced by the federal govt that the oil was gone. They said that about 1/3 evaporated 1/3 was eaten and 1/3 had dispersed into the water.....but still I wondered…Continue
In the winter there is a winters farmers market every Wed. inside the City Market in downtown Indianapolis. It is located among the existing vendors. It is from 10-1 on Wed. only.
It really adds a lot to city market. I liked U-Relish's offerings. They had hummous and carrot salad PLUS homeade comfort food that was all locally grown. They also had dehydrated take home and cook packages. We got the curry and it was…Continue
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