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Feb 17: Evening with Carl Safina
18 Jan 2016Animal Lover? Who is not in the greater Asheville area! Get closer to your pooch(es), cat(s), macaw(s), chicken(s), and the list goes on! Beyond Words: What AnimalsThink and FeelFebruary 17th: An evening (5:30 pm reception and 6:00 program) with NYT bestselling … Continue reading →
Jan 26: Speak out at public hearing. Listen to us again Duke!
18 Jan 2016North Carolina Utilities Commission and Duke Energy will listen:When? 7 p.m., January 26th Where? Buncombe County Courthouse, Court Plaza, AshevilleYou haven’t proven the need for the additional 192-megawatt “peaking” unit to be built in 2023 that you are applying now to … Continue reading →
Feb 3 meeting 7:00 pm: Do You Know What’s in Your Paper?
9 Jan 2016Learn how you can make responsible wood and paper buying choices that impact the world’s forests. Josh Martin, Director of the Environmental Paper Network (an international coalition of 145+ organizations transforming the pulp & paper industry) will share how our wood … Continue reading →
7 Jan 2016We’re still burning coal in our local Duke plant until 2020! This coal comes from blowing the tops off of the most diverse mountains in North America. Birth defects are 42% higher in these Appalachian mining communities than the rest … Continue reading →