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About craigruark

Craig A. Ruark is a freelance writer, journalist, and marketing and PR professional. In 2008, Craig became one of the first non-technical persons to become an Accredited Professional by the U.S. Green Building Council for ‘Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design” (LEED AP). Over the years he has immersed himself in the subject of “sustainability” and by combining this knowledge with his expertise in marketing and advertising, has published a book titled “Marketing Your Green Side,” which is available through Amazon. Craig is an avid fitness participant, sailor, SCUBA diver, enjoys singing Karaoke, listening to jazz, and is working on his next book.

Gun Control

I have developed this forum as a means to convey information on the subject of sustainability and being green.  Most view this subject matter to pertain to things that effect the environment, either with positive or negative results.  But sustainability … Continue reading

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Help, I can’t turn on or off the lights in my home

We now live in a world where computers that once were the size of an entire single story home, are now thousands of times more powerful and fit in the palm of your hand. Continue reading

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Jim Rhodes and the Clark County Commission play a game of Cat and Mouse

Developer Jim Rhodes is applying for a zoning change from low density rural to high-density community development on a ridge that sits 1,500 feet above the pristine Red Rock Conservation Area. Continue reading

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Trump’s Gold

Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. taking advantage of the election of Donald Trump to promote what it is calling “Trump’s Gold.” Continue reading

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Supermoon

November 13 and 14, 2016, will provide a real treat with what is referred to as a Supermoon. Continue reading

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Grandfathering Solar Customers

We need to look for a fair compensation—not a payoff for silence. Continue reading

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Value of Solar Tariff

Under the VOS tariff system, the solar customer is billed for their energy use exactly as all other customers within the utility. Continue reading

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