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KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

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KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.

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FAQ: Going Green

Going Green - Sustainability Center

This program examines the ways consumers can make small changes in their lives that can have a big impact on the environment. In your home, in the back yard and while out shopping, you can make your own world a little more green, and save money in the process!

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Websites for organizations and companies featured or mentioned in FAQ: Going Green

The views expressed in the links provided on this page are those of the organizations and do not necessarily reflect the views of KQED, its Board of Directors or underwriters.

EcoMom Alliance
Explore 10 First Steps For A Sustainable Future & Join the EcoMom Challenge at: http://www.ecomomalliance.org/

Kimberly Rider
http://www.kimberlyrider.com/
Author, lecturer and interior designer, specializing in eco-friendly design.

Pacific Energy Center
http://www.pge.com/pec/

Sustainable Fairfax
http://www.sustainablefairfax.org/
A community-oriented, non-profit educational organization offering information and resources about sustainable living.

To find out more about living an eco-friendly life, visit the links below:

Calculate your carbon footprint and identify ways to save energy in your home here:
http://coolcalifornia.org/

Find a recycling center near you and learn more about local environmental programs and topics here:
http://earth911.org/california

Zero Waste California
The California Integrated Waste Management Board information and resource site
http://www.zerowaste.ca.gov/

Eco-Cycle has a section on tips and recipes for non-toxic household cleaners here: http://www.ecocycle.org/hazwaste/recipes.cfm
Learn more about composting on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency site: http://www.epa.gov/compost/

Get free, daily, easy tips for living a greener life: http://www.idealbite.com/

Do you know how to safely dispose of fluorescent lamps & tubes? Learn more here: http://www.ciwmb.ca.gov/WPIE/FluoresLamps/

Erecycle.org has information about where to recycle electronic waste in California.

Search for used oil recycling centers in California here: http://www.ciwmb.ca.gov/UsedOil/Centers/

The Low Impact Living's Green blog has several green projects including a guide to building your own rain garden & intercepting water runoff: http://www.lowimpactliving.com/blog/

Interested in building an herb spiral? Here's a detailed how-to guide: http://www.gardenguides.com/

The Ecology Center
Environmental services and resources for sustainable living based in Berkeley.
http://www.ecologycenter.org/
Includes useful directory of products, services and organizations here: http://www.ecologycenter.org/directory/

The Bay Area Recycling Outreach Coalition has a Stop Junk Mail kit available here:
http://www.stopjunkmail.org/

Find information about alternative transportation options in the Bay Area, including public transit, rideshare programs and biking resources at http://511.org/.

Other organizations and resources for green building, community livability and environmental activism:

Bay Localize
Oakland-based non-profit activist group working towards an economic localization strategy and projects in the San Francisco Bay Area
http://www.baylocalize.org/

Build It Green
Offers training for professionals and product directory
http://www.builditgreen.org

StopWaste.org, an agency of the Alameda County Waste Management Authority and the Alameda County Source Reduction and Recycling Board, also includes green building resources and information for home remodeling and new home construction on their site.

Environmental Working Group
Consumer resources and practical information about public health and the environment
http://www.ewg.org/

The Regenerative Design Institute
A non-profit educational organization offering courses on permaculture and other training workshops.
www.regenerativedesign.org

The U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Energy Technologies program
http://www1.eere.energy.gov/solar/

Pesticide Action Network North America
Offers information on how to deal with specific pests and pesticides in your home, garden, and community at http://www.panna.org/resources/advisor

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