Saving the environment seems so much easier than balancing the federal budget, doesn’t it? This Throwback Thursday, Waveguide takes a look way back to a simpler time, sharing the debut of Scott Walker’s Green AV column in Systems Contractor News in 2007. “The first paid job I ever had on this planet was switching off lights in my house. It was the mid-’70s, the energy crisis was in full swing, and my dad paid me a dollar a week to go from room to room turning off lights, unwatched TVs, radios, and the occasional curling iron my four older siblings seemed incapable of turning off when they left a room…”

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