Bard CEP News


We are all connected by our need for water. We rely on water to produce the food we eat, to create the clothes we wear, and to support our daily […] Posted on 24 June 2019 | 1:02 pm


Do you know what’s in your drinking water? It may be more than you realize. We disinfect our drinking water to protect us from organisms we can’t see. From boiling […] Posted on 5 June 2019 | 10:54 am


Ask not what your country can do for you—ask what you can do for your country~John F. Kennedy The purposes of a person’s heart are deep waters, but one who […] Posted on 25 May 2019 | 11:10 am


About 2 years into my first “real job” out of college, I was having a weekend visit with my mother and complaining about an executive at the energy efficiency implementation […] Posted on 24 May 2019 | 12:56 am


I hit return as we test if the account has been deactivated; when the account no longer registers the email address, it signals the end of my six-month internship with […] Posted on 15 May 2019 | 5:37 pm


Local Governments for Sustainability ICLEI is quite possibly the most important NGO you’ve never heard of.  The acronym stands, or at least stood, for the ‘International Coalition for Local Environmental […] Posted on 5 May 2019 | 3:42 pm


“It’s just a Category 2” I drawled to my anxious friend, as a hurricane that would prove to be the one of the most costly storms in the nation’s history […] Posted on 30 April 2019 | 12:11 am


Springtime is here – the first of two seasons that campers most enjoy will bring friends and families from all around to the Catskills and Adirondacks.  If you love camping, […] Posted on 30 April 2019 | 12:09 am


  Have you ever been grocery shopping when you were in a rush or hungry–or both? When that happens, we tend to throw items in our cart quickly, without checking […] Posted on 29 April 2019 | 11:42 pm


Imagine a time when, in your town, everyone is an innovator, planner, or decision-maker for the energy that you consume. Your voice and knowledge are put to use. You might […] Posted on 29 April 2019 | 11:38 pm