The American South both consumes lots of fossil energy and lags in energy efficiency. A new study by researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology and Duke University concluded that pushing higher efficiency aggresively would pay off in fewer power plants, more jobs, and lower utility bills.
Would you dine out in a repurposed coal plant? Or play basketball in a community center that once emitted massive amounts of carbon into the atmosphere? Or meet classmates on campus at the new union building that spewed out black smoke for years? Many of the folks who