Bringing It Home conference looks to strengthen NC’s local economies
On March 18th, close to two hundred people gathered at Asheville-Bumcombe Technical Community College to discuss strategies for strengthening local economies. The inaugural Bringing It Home conference brought together new economic pioneers from across North Carolina to share promising initiatives and models that are helping keep money circulating locally.
ASHEVILLE’S GREEN BUSINESS SCENE PROFILED BY FORBES
A slew of new initiatives is promoting green-minded investment in Asheville, North Carolina.
COMMUNITY-LED SOLAR INITIATIVES SPREADING ACROSS STATE
Through group purchasing and community education, Solarize programs are hoping to make solar affordable in several NC cities.
SUSTAINABILITY HELPED ATTRACT BREWERIES TO ASHEVILLE
by Katie Kross Local sustainability factors were important criteria in the decisions of both Sierra Nevada and New Belgium Brewing to locate their new East Coast operations in western NC, according to the magazine Site Selection, which features the breweries […]