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Guests Appearing on EnergizeGreen

(listed by date)

Show Date: October 31, 2009

Cheryl Long

Mother Earth News Magazine

John Simonetta

Proforma Simonetta Freelance

Keith Lyles


Show Date: October 24, 2009

Brad Staggs

DIY Network Talk2diy Home Improvement

Dale Cox

Garland Insulating

Todd Wright

New Car Sales Manager
Metro Volkswagen, Irving, Texas

Show Date: October 17, 2009

Cheryl Long

Mother Earth News Magazine.

Troy Griepentrog

Senior Associate Editor
Mother Earth News Magazine.

K.C. Comption

Herb Companion Magazine.

Show Date: October 10, 2009

Ashton Richie

Scotts Miracle-Gro
Lawn and garden care expert.

Josephine Faires

Amtrak Marketing Department.

Cheryl Long

Mother Earth News Magazine.

Show Date: October 3, 2009

Gary Olp

GGO Architects.
Nationally recognized "green" architect.

Don Ferrier

Ferrier Custom Homes.
National Association of Homebuilder's 2007 Green Builder of the Year.

Chipotle Mexican Grill

Gurnee, Illinois
First restaurant to receive Platinum level certification.

Show Date: September 26, 2009

Charles Coiner

Founder of the GROW Project
Miami, Florida

Bruce Bagelman

Greenspot Gas Station
Dallas, Texas

Kathy Wright

"BigBelly" Solar Trash Can
Dallas, Texas

Show Date: September 19, 2009

Dave Haft

Frito-Lay North America
Group Vice President of Sustainability and Productivity

Lorenzo Marquez

Cosentino Countertops
VP of Marketing, Cosentino Countertops.

Show Date: September 12, 2009

Michael Glassman

Discovery Homes "The Garden Police"
Award-winning landscape designer. Owner of "Michael Glassman & Associates"

Gary McKibben

Red Caboose Winery
Architect, specializing in commercial and residential architecture. Owns and operates Red Caboose Winery in Meridian, Texas.

Guests Appearing on EnergizeGreen

(listed by date)

Show Date: September 5, 2009

Steve Schneider

CEO, Zero Air Pollution (ZAP) Vehicles
Manufacturer of electric cars, trucks, motorcycles, and other vehicles.

Thomas Granville

CEO, Axion Power
A revolutionary lead-carbon battery.

Jeff Kreidenweis

Sales Manager, Fuji Batteries
Environmentally-respectful batteries for the consumer market.

Show Date: August 29, 2009

Kevin Lefebvre

City of Dallas Sustainability Coordinator.
"Green" steps taken by one of America's largest cities.

Howard Garrett

"The Dirt Doctor"
Organic gardening and landscaping.

Andrea Bond

Elliott's Hardware.
The newest eco-friendly products in a large hardware store.

Dale Cox

Garland Insulating
Upgrading residential insulation.

Renee Chatham

City of Dallas Recycling Roundup.

Ronnie Felderhoff

Muenster Dog and Cat Food
Organic animal food.

Show Date: August 22, 2009

Amy and Adam K.

Green Garbage Project
An American married couple endeavors to live for a year without throwing away ... well, anything.

Leslie Adkins

Trex Decking
Decking made from recycled plastic bags.

Chris Dugas

Johns Manville Insulation
In business more than 150 years as a major manufacturer of insulation and roofing products.

Show Date: August 15, 2009

Cheryl Long, Editor in Chief

Mother Earth News Magazine
All about organic foods.

K. C. Compton, Editor in Chief

The Herb Companion
Natural alternatives to sleep medications.

Stewart Lytle

Dallas Morning News
New federal lead-abatement legislation.

Show Date: August 8, 2009

Kerry Hutchison, Certified Home Energy Rater

Tex Energy Solutions
Basics of a home energy audit.

Randall Reed

"Cash for Clunkers" Program.

Dale Groom

Low-water use landscaping.

Show Date: August 1, 2009

Scott Sklar, President

The Stella Group
National Solar Energy Policies.

Keith Lyles - Superoof

Energy efficient roofing. Federal tax credits.

Russel Smith

Co-Organizer, The Renewable Energy Roundup (Texas).

Show Date: July 25, 2009

Dr. Deb Tolman, Ph.D.

How to Build a "Keyhole Garden".

Tropical John

Composting. Xeriscaping (low water use landscaping).

Show Date: July 18, 2009

Ed Del Grande ("Ed the Plumber")

Water Conservation Around Your Home.

Adam Schlachter - Norseman Plastics

Composters. Rain barrels.

Show Date: July 11, 2009

energizeGreen Staff

More on a simple (and often free) DIY Home Energy Audit. New "green" diesel automobiles.

Show Date: July 4, 2009

Andrea Bond, Elliott's Hardware

Compact fluorescent lamps, zero VOC paint. (VOC stands for "volatile organic compounds".)