When possible, 2nd Green Revolution visits companies, institutions, organizations and individuals making the second green revolution a reality. Here are the sites we have visited and the people with whom we have met:
|Odell Brewing Company
Fort Collins, CO – Craft brewery with sustainable features
Site Visit to Odell Brewing Company (December 27th, 2010)
|Hydro Harvest FarmsRuskin, Florida – A hydroponic outfit in the greater Tampa area with U-pick options.
Site Visit to Hydro Harvest Farms (December 4th, 2010)
|Underwood Family FarmsMoorpark, CA – Harvesting fruits and vegetables at a U-Pick farm.
Site Visit to Underwood Family Farms (June 12th, 2010)
|Oskar Blues BreweryLongmont, CO – Craft brewery canning beer to reduce energy consumption.
Site Visit to Oskar Blues Brewery (April 27th, 2010)
|IdleAire FacilityDenver, CO – Seeing how truckers can save money while reducing pollution.
Site Visit to IdleAire’s Denver Facility (September 8th, 2009)
|Las Vegas, NevadaA proposal to make Las Vegas a more sustainable city, focusing on current practices and the seeds of change that have already been sown.
Lessons for a Sustainable Future: Learning from Las Vegas Revisited (May 12th, 2009)
|Emory UniversityAtlanta, GA – Sustainable practices and green buildings at the university with the most LEED certified square footage in the country.
Site Visit: Sustainability Initiatives at Emory University (April 21st, 2009)
|Recycling CenterDenver, CO – Fascinating stats from one of Waste Management’s 109 “material recovery” facilities nationwide.
What Happens to Our Waste: Visiting a Recycling Center (April 19th, 2009)
|Denver Arapahoe Disposal SiteDenver, CO – A look inside one of the largest landfills in the nation and it’s waste-to-energy facility.
What Happens to Our Waste: Visiting a Landfill (April 18th, 2009)
|Ford Motor Company’s Rouge River Factory Dearborn, MI – Helping the bottom line and the environment with a green roof designed by William McDonough.
William McDonough’s Remodel of the Ford Rouge River Factory (April 13th, 2009)
|New Belgium BreweryFort Collins, CO – Making a great bottle of suds the sustainable way.
New Belgium Brewery: Honoring Nature at Every Turn of the Business (March 17th, 2009)
** If you would like to showcase what you are doing in the green technology/clean energy field, please let us know. Send us an email at: email@example.com
We would love to stop by to learn more about your efforts.