Greenpages

Looking for ways to live more resourcefully, become more energy-independent, waste less, and support businesses who do the same? The Greenpages is the place to find information about ways that local organizations are supporting an environmentally sustainable future in the Rockville area.

Do you know of someone doing something environmentally interesting or inspiring? We welcome ideas for future notes.

Revised Rockville Pike Plan is Up For Review

By Helen Triolo, last updated 9/11/14 10:22am

The Planning Commission has finished their review and revisions to the Rockville Pike Plan, initially drafted in 2010, and the document is now available for public viewing and commenting. Here...

Filed under Around Town, Green transportation

Fruit of the Forest Pie

By Becca Hunziker, last updated 8/1/14 03:18pm

When I say that I love Fruit of the Forest pie, I’m not exaggerating. It’s been my favorite since I was a little girl because it tastes wonderful and it...

Filed under Home & Garden, Food: organic, local, sustainably produced

Meet Me in the Bean Aisle

By Sarah Mohan, last updated 7/30/14 08:00am

Since moving to Baltimore a few years ago, I’ve come to appreciate some of the things Rockville does well that I took more or less for granted while I lived...

Filed under Home & Garden, Food: organic, local, sustainably produced

Remembering Carl Henn

By Helen Triolo, last updated 7/28/14 09:00am

In memory of Carl Henn, who was such a role model for walking the walk, always working to turn his passion for creating a better world into action, we post...

Filed under Around Town, Green transportation, Food: organic, local, sustainably produced

Soaking up the Sun: An Intro to Residential Solar Panels

By Natalie McManus, last updated 7/8/14 08:00am

A large house, three kids who leave lights on, a pool whose filter runs half the day, electrical appliances, and air conditioning - all of which add up to a...

Filed under Tech & Science, Home & Garden, Renewable energy / energy saving

June 25, 2014: Mr. Wren Seeks a Wife
May 14, 2014: Making Sauerkraut
May 22, 2013: Rockville Street Trees
March 5, 2013: 100 percent recycled
February 7, 2013: Italian Stone Pine plants
February 4, 2013: Find a job in Rockville
January 12, 2013: Keeping Rockville Bikeable
December 13, 2012: Get your geek on at Penn Camera
December 2, 2012: Buy recycled

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Got news about something environmentally interesting to people in Rockville? Use Twitter hashtag #rkvgreen to be seen in the Greenpages at Rockville Living.