“A lot of the environmental justice challenges we have are closely related to our energy production and energy consumption,” said Tony Reames, director of the University of Michigan’s Urban Energy Justice Lab. — Read on energynews.us/2020/02/10/midwest/michigan-environmental-justice-council-to-take-on-energy-access-and-pollution/
The Green Scholar is always looking for green activities. Upon visiting and touring the Bacardi Rum Factory in Puerto Rico, I learned that 80% of the operations energy is produced on site, from a combination of wind energy and methane from yeast. Since 2006, when the Company began tracking its global impacts on the environment, … Continue reading The making of a great rum begins with clean energy and efficiency
Here's a big THANK YOU to everyone who supported my birthday month efforts to raise funds for the American Cancer Society's "Real Men Wear Pink" Campaign. Thanks to the following individuals, we raised $2,007!!! Janette Charles Arielle LanFranca Richard Jones Rebecca Hasson Virginia Reames Miranda Phillips Delores Murry Trevor Reames Rosemary O'Leary Eva Lamina Stephanie … Continue reading A Special Thank You, $2007 Raised to Fight Breast Cancer!
Hello Friends, It's my BIRTHDAY! This year I decided to join the Real Men Wear Pink Campaign to raise funds for the fight against breast cancer. Many, if not all, of us know someone that has been impacted by breast cancer. I joined the campaign this year in honor of the memory of my aunt … Continue reading Birthday Appeal… please read
The Public Technology Institute (PTI) has designated the City of Kansas City, Mo., as one of the top 13 citizen-engaged communities for 2013-2015. The designation recognizes excellence in application of technology, strategic processes, multi-channel communications and performance management in promoting citizen participation and responsive government. This is the second consecutive time Kansas City, Mo., has received … Continue reading Local Government, Citizens and Social Media