Kale Roberts, Blogging Coordinator 

Kale Roberts Blogging CoordinatorKale Roberts is the Blogging Coordinator for MOTHER EARTH NEWS and a Rachel Carson Scholar at the Bard Center for Environmental Policy in the Hudson Valley, N.Y., where he studies Climate Science and Policy. He also works as a climate change adaptation intern with the United Nations Development Program for the Asia-Pacific region. Connect with him on Google+, or email at KRoberts@MotherEarthNews.com.

Kale was renewable energy beat editor for MOTHER EARTH NEWS from 2012-2014. A native Missourian, he moved to redwood country in 2005 where he worked as a Program Coordinator for the Alliance to Save Energy’s Green Campus Program and as an Energy Specialist with the Redwood Coast Energy Authority.

Kale served as a U.S. Peace Corps volunteer in the Kingdom of Thailand. He attributes his few handy skills to these 2 years harvesting rainwater and plowing jasmine rice fields. His primary projects were to build biogas methane digesters to convert water buffalo manure to clean-burning cooking fuel and to support the community forestry group by establishing a recycling program and public food forest.

Read Kale's MOTHER EARTH NEWS articles:

The Carbon Market's Role in Combating Climate Change

An Impressive Passive Solar Home Design

Renewable Energy is Not Always 'Green': Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Hydroelectric Reservoirs

Cost of Renewable Energy Now Competitive with Cost of Fossil Fuels

Drought and Climate Change: New Report Predicts What’s Ahead

Compare Solar Prices on ‘EnergySage’

Distributed Energy: Powering the Electricity Grid Together

Farm Labor Exposé Earns 2013 James Beard Award

65 Tips to Save Money Through Self-Reliance

Green Sports Alliance Brings Sustainability to the Sports Industry

New Wave-Energy Project in Oregon

Find a Community-Supported Fishery

Illegal Front-Yard Vegetable Gardens: Des Moines Considers Home Garden Ban

Energy-Efficient LED Lighting Hits the Streets: 95 Percent of Cities Satisfied

How to Check for Seed Viability (with Video)





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