It's me. Kyle Neath Aster.

In a previous life, I used to build internet and go by Kyle Neath. These days I spend my time on creative pursuits and go by Kyle Aster (after the Sierra Nevada wildflower).

Some days that means mountain biking around my home of South Lake Tahoe, some days that means commercial property development, some days that means investing in local coffee roaster, some days that means working on SketchUp renderings for my new house, and some days that means throwin' chips at my off-grid ranch.

Throughout it all, I try to understand how my life fits into a changing climate, and look for possibilities to ruggedize our systems to build a more resilient future.

Latest Essay

March 30, 2022

My Very Own Money Pit

Over the past two years, I've been learning SketchUp and collaborating with some local builders to design a house of my dreams.

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November 30, 2021

Net Zero Ish

September 29, 2021

The Climate Gap

September 1, 2021

The Old Log Cabin

April 23, 2020

Toward a More Resilient Future

For Profit

I do a little bit of angel investing.

Regenerative Food Production. Tahoe Businesses. Carbon Removal. Are you starting a company focused on any of these topics?

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Advance warning: I am a terrible correspondent. I'm sorry.