Fusion: Hot wheels: Leilani Münter’s fight for 100 percent renewable energy by 2050

in Culture, Fusion, Illinois, Leilani Münter, Marco Krapels, Mark Ruffalo, Press

By Fusion; Full story including in depth interviews with Mark Ruffalo, Marco Krapels, Jeff Chamberlain, and Brandon Hurlbut here Leilani Münter is a professional race car driver, but her self-proclaimed slogan “a vegan hippie chick with a racecar” proves there is more to her than most competitors in the male-dominated sport. Münter, who competes in… Read more »

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Midwest Energy News: Racing pro is head of the pack in race to shift carbon culture

in Culture, Electric Vehicles, Illinois, Leilani Münter, Mark Ruffalo, NASCAR, Solar Power

By Kari Lydersen; Original story here The air smells of burning rubber, and the sound of roaring engines is deafening. Homages to petroleum are everywhere: rows of semi-trucks and trailers, stacks of thick smooth tires and the stars of the show – bright sleek race cars emblazoned with the names of sponsors like Rope, Soap… Read more »