Explosion Green published in June 2014. Explosion Green poignantly portrays the 20-year story of the GBC movement from a personal narrative. The storyline continues incorporates Gottfried’s Greed to Green memoir and sums up with ingredients for global transformation, lessons learned and What’s Next. It won three coveted Indie Awards, including number one in Business, Memoir and 2nd Grand Prize in all non-fiction.
“Our future depends on sustainability… David Gottfried’s pioneering work is proof that we can do it, and Explosion Green tells us how.”
–President Bill Clinton
Greening My Life
Despite David Gottfried’s years of spreading the green building gospel and starting several non-profit and for-profit sustainability companies, he was exhausted, unhappy and alone. He had a back wrecked by years of stress, lived in a rental and had a string of short disappointing relationships behind him. So he decided to apply the principles of conservation to a non-renewable resource–himself.