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Energy experts discuss renewable options

At a solar and geothermal energy workshop at CitySpace on Thursday, one city councilor and two renewable energy experts discussed the Charlottesville Renewable Energy Revolving Loan Program and solar and geothermal technologies. “We’re putting Charlottesville on the map as a place that supports clean, renewable energy,” said Councilor Dave Norris. Currently, homeowners throughout the area […]

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Green business competition winners announced

A contest to encourage environmentally friendly and energy efficient practices at area businesses concluded Thursday as the winners of the Better Business Challenge were announced. “This is the culmination of a year-long effort to bring awareness to environmental stewardship,” said Teri Kent, manager of the Better Business Challenge. “We wanted to galvanize the business community.” […]