Author Archives: Bill Roth

About Bill Roth

Bill Roth is the founder of Earth 2017, author of The Secret Green Sauce and a nationally-followed contributor to Entrepreneur.com, Triple Pundit, The Green Economy Post and Media Post on best business practices emerging from the smart, healthy and green global economy. He coaches entrepreneurs, business and community leaders on how to grow revenues, profits and jobs by going smart and green.

Top Three Ways To Make Sure The Biggest Losers Weight Loss Study Does Not Apply To You

The press has been filled with stories about a study showing participants in the Biggest Losers TV show regaining their weight. The press is using this study to suggest that weight loss is not sustainable. That it is our destiny … Continue reading

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Will California TOU Pricing Create A Consumer Revolt or Technology Revolution

California is embarking on a disruptive strategy for growing consumer adoption of smart/clean electricity technologies. Starting in 2019 the state’s three investor owned utilities, serving 80% of the state’s electricity customers, will launch Time Of Use (TOU) pricing for residential … Continue reading

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Five Technologies Driving California’s Clean IoT Electricity Strategy

California is again driving the world toward technologies that will disrupt how we live and work. This time California’s focus is on commercializing clean tech. The state is pioneering technologies to achieve a 40% reduction in climate changing emissions by … Continue reading

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How California Blackouts Will Make Solar and Batteries A National Story

California again faces potential blackouts. This time it is tied to a natural gas storage facility called Porter Ranch owned by Sempra Energy’s Southern California Gas. Porter Ranch’s ability to deliver energy has been crippled by a natural gas leak … Continue reading

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The Weight Loss Secrets of I Love Lucy!

What in the world could Lucy, Ethel, Fred and Ricky tells us about how to achieve sustained weight loss? It turns out that this dynamic foursome did have a secret sauce. It was team power. Big Food wants you to … Continue reading

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Big Food Myth That Eating Less Will Achieve Weight Loss

We are in a national weight crisis. Big Food’s answer is to sell you smaller proportions. But research points to less is not more in terms of achieving sustained weight loss. We get hungry when we eat less food. Hunger … Continue reading

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Earth Day Commentary Asking Are We Watermelons

I was just called a watermelon on Facebook. Mirrors don’t lie. I must admit my bald round head does have a mellon shape. But they were not talking about my looks. Watermelons are people that are green on the outside … Continue reading

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