This is a great story of how to be successfully proactive in dealing with the issues of energy, environmental concerns and employment, all in one big package of innovative and practical ideas.
Oftentimes we focus more on what needs to be done without celebrating what is being done. I am guilty of this as well, but I do try to applaud positive steps forward where and when I can. In North Carolina there were two stories that hit the newspapers this weekend that framed the eco-energy issue. The first was on the continued push by the NC Senate to permit fracking. If you have read my earlier post on “The Perils of Fracking” and some of the subsequent posts, you know my concerns over this technique which we should avoid. The toxic water and air problems are enough to alarm you, but the impact on taking a huge amount out of the water supply should give anyone pause, especially our drought stricken friends in Texas.
Yet, on the positive front, NC continues to push forward on alternative, renewable energy. A key reason…
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