Monthly Archives: March 2013

final three US Forest Service public hearings

The final three US Forest Service public hearings are being held from 6:00-9:00 pm as follows:•             Grandfather Ranger District: Tuesday, March 12 at McDowell Technical Community College, Room 113, in Marion;•             Pisgah Ranger District: Monday, March 18 at the Transylvania … Continue reading
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March 15th, 7 PM – Climate of Change

A Tribeca Film, by acclaimed filmmaker Brian HillClimate of Change“This film makes me want to DO something”Academy Award® winner Tilda Swinton narrates this documentary from acclaimed filmmaker Brian Hill (Songbirds) focusing on the efforts of everyday people all over the … Continue reading
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Take Action – NC Legislators want to weaken building codes

A few years ago homebuilders and energy efficiency advocates came together to help lower energy usage, save consumers money, and reduce our carbon footprint. In fact, North Carolina led the way by increasing efficiency standards in new homes by 15%. … Continue reading
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Sign on-line petition to Gov. McCory to proclaim June as “Solar Energy Month”

While mostly symbolic, the proclamation would recognize what the solar industry contributes to our state: that it generates $3.7 billion dollars and has more than 1,100 companies employing 15,000 people. The petition encourages more solar and clean energy companies to … Continue reading
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Wed., Apr 3 – “Climate Change & Home Energy Efficiency”

Sierra Club is presenting Part 3 of a 3 part series on North Carolina’s Energy Future, Wednesday, April 3 at 7 pm. The topic is ” Climate Change & Home Energy Efficiency”: with Jake Crouch of the National Climatic Data … Continue reading
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