- Ed Begley, Jr is a longtime environmental leader in the Hollywood community and a green pioneer
- Begley's been driving an electric car since 1970.
- Ed recharges his Toyota RAV4, with the solar panels that provide all the electricity for his two-bedroom home in Studio City, Calif.
- Ed grows his own veggies and cooks them in a solar oven. He powers his toaster with a stationary bike.
In terms of transportation, his first choice/option is walking; second in the hierarchy is his bicycle; third is public transportation, fourth is his electric car, and then fifth in the line would be his wife's Prius.
- Ed is the cohost of Living with Ed, a six-episode series premiering on HGTV in January that puts a domestic spin on green issues.
Ed is Founder/Owner of Begley's Best eco-friendly cleaning products.
Ed serves on the boards of the Environmental Media Association and the Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy and has chaired both.
See Grist.org for complete information on Ed Begley's green lifestyle and accomplishments