Why Clean Energy Matters

Why Clean Energy Matters

You may know how fossil fuels contribute to climate change, but do you know about the health effects associated with coal power plants?

Conservation Tips

Conservation Tips

Plastic items can create serious damage to our planet’s ecosystem and our health. Luckily, there are many alternatives to plastic products that benefit both us and our planet. Here are a few reasons to switch to reusable items.

How Can We Make Recycling More Beneficial?

How Can We Make Recycling More Beneficial?

About a year ago we hosted our first tour of the Firstar Fiber recycling facility in Omaha, Nebraska. CEO Dale Gubbels guided us through the facility and taught us about the process behind running a recycling facility. Since then, we have hosted tours at various recycling facilities around the state, and each time I gain a better understanding of the process and learn more about the issues facing the recycling industry.

Conservation Tips for the New Year

Hoping to go green in the new year? Here are some ideas to get you started! TURN OFF ENERGY VAMPIRES Even when turned off, electronics like TVs and chargers may still use standby power while plugged in. This can lead to unnecessary energy waste. In fact, leaving these...