Double Up on Solar Davis

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Help your community reach the new 2020 solar goals!

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Big Day of Giving 2017

Thanks to you, Davis, we raised  $17,732 on Big Day of Giving!  Past donors were joined by new donors to our circle of supporters. Thanks for investing in a Cooler Davis!

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Reduce greenhouse gases
Adapt to a changing climate
Improve quality of life for all

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Help our community reach its goal of carbon neutrality by 2050

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Donate Your Used Car

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“Inconvenient Sequel” Screening and Electric Vehicle Show & Tell

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Our very own Davis Varsity Theatre will host a debut screening of the documentary “An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power,” Al Gore’s new movie about climate action, alongside an electric vehicle Show & Tell next Friday, August 4, 2017.

The overall event will begin at 4:00pm and wrap up with the beginning of the final show of the evening at 8:50pm. A short program will precede the 6:30pm showing.

For updates to show times, visit the Varsity’s web site.  For more information, email Door prizes to be announced.


Greywater Enthusiasts Gather to Talk Water Reuse

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The Greywater Showcase put together by Cool Davis partner Water Wise Davis this past Wednesday July 12, 2017, brought together a diverse group of about 40 participants and sparked some interesting discussion around greywater and water reuse in our community.


Laundry Solutions for a Sustainable Lifestyle

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Spending a little time thinking about how you wash and dry your clothes can have a big impact on your sustainable lifestyle. Combine your grandparents’ wisdom with some modern ingenuity and get some truly fantastic results. (more…)

Why Conserve Water After the Winter We Had?

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Right about now a few folks in town are asking why, when our central region snowpack is over 200% and reservoirs are overflowing, do we still have to conserve water and limit watering times.

Why not use our new surface water source, the Sacramento River, and draw down the reservoirs a bit so they can better receive that snowmelt as it melts throughout summer. (more…)

Watermelon Poke Recipe (Serves 4)

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Looking for a refreshing vegan recipe with the best fruits and vegetables of the season?

Check out this recipe by Plant Punk Kitchen!

This recipe is vegan, oil free, and gluten free.

While macadamia nuts and soba (buckwheat) noodles are super high in protein, you could also add some braised tofu to boost it higher.


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Davis Bicycles! On the Move

Trish Price helps with bike maintenance at Cool Davis Festival 2014

Trish Price, current president of Davis Bicycles!, helps adjust a bike for a young woman at the Cool Davis Festival in 2014. The organization is a Cool Davis Partner and has actively participated in several Cool Davis events.

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