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Celebrate Earth Day 2011 at HMNS!
April 12, 2011 · Be The First To Comment

photo credit: woodleywonderworks How would you show our beautiful planet Earth how we appreciate the resources that she provides for us? Write a song or create a dance to teach others about conservation? Plant a garden or tree – or both? Pledge to conserve energy and resources? Send your ideas to ecc@hmns.org and we will […]

The Times, they are a Changing
April 7, 2011 · Be The First To Comment

There is an ancient Chinese curse, “May you live in interesting times.” For the past few months that seems to be a motto of the world. The unrest in Libya that started with protest has now proceeded into a full civil war. The group of protesters formed a National Council on Feb 26th to give […]

The Numbers Are In: Texas Power Consumption in 2010
February 10, 2011 · 2 Comments

People love award ceremonies.  There is something fun about seeing people all decked out in finery and regalia to receive awards of merit.  There are a few which are near and dear to my heart.  At my high school graduation, we walked proudly across the stage, accepted our diplomas, and secretly palmed off our marbles to […]

Solar Energy in Texas
November 26, 2010 · Be The First To Comment

“Surely some wiseacre is on record observing that there are two things Texas has plenty of: hot air and hot sun.” (Ronnie Crocker, Houston Chronicle, November 6) photo credit: nosha Texas has led the nation in electricity from wind production for the past 4 years. Now we have another bright idea. Duke Energy’s Blue Wing […]



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