Series on North Carolina’s Energy Future

Posted on Wednesday, March 6, 2013
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“Beyond Coal” is the first in a three part series that is focusing on transitioning Western North Carolina off its dependence on Duke Energy’s Asheville Coal plant & building a local clean energy economy. The speaker will be Kelly Martin of the NC Beyond Coal Campaign; and Kris Cunningham of Sierra Club answering questions on why nuclear power is not a replacement for coal.
March 6
“Clean Energy” alternative energies to replace coal, in particular solar and wind power, focus on North Carolina. Speaker: Charlie Coggeshell of Southern Alliance for Clean Energy
April 3
“Climate Change and Home Energy Efficiency” with data from the NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center, speaker Jake Crouch; along with Amy Musser of Vandermusser Design, local home energy expert.
All programs will be on the first Wednesday, of the month at 7 pm at the Unitarian Church, 1 Edwin Pl, Asheville, (corner of Charlotte & Edwin.)
Contact: [email protected],  828-683-2176