Wind turbine at sunset on green field

The Huffington Post: Clean Energy is a 100 Percent American Success Story

in Business, Culture, Huffington Post, Mark Ruffalo, Press

Op-Ed written by Mark Ruffalo; Original story here Across the nation, American businesses, families, and communities are embracing clean, renewable energy that is homegrown, healthy, and can never run out. By finding alternatives to fossil fuels that pollute our air and disrupt our climate, they are showcasing the single most practical way to tackle climate… Read more »

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 »