Going Green in California – Why can’t I go green in Chicago?

Two of my best friends, Ryan & Anna Lubke, just went completely green.  No, not like the Incredible Hulk, but as in going off of the electric grid in California.  Due to silly laws in Chicago, my family can’t do much to go green.

Going Green

Ryan Lubke
Ryan Lubke

Thursday Jan 01, 2009

I’m not one to normally post much of anything personal on the web, however, since several co-workers found my family’s new situation interesting, I thought I might share.

This year my family and I are going green(er).  Specificially, we’ve moved into a house that is off the grid meaning the house doesn’t use the typical public utilities (i.e. city water, electric, etc).

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