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2008-09-30 18:01:04

By KEVIN TURNER Mandarin resident Gretchen Brennock was at her local grocery store last week, buying pulled pork and sirloin steaks with bleu cheese butter. But what made her visit different than that of a typical shopper was that she was picking up six prepared meals to freeze for evenings when she's crunched for time between soccer practices and volunteer work. She said buying the pre-made dinners through the Publix Aprons "make-ahead meals" program, which is available in...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.