As Director of Sustainable Development for our electric cooperative I am responsible for developing programs to meet the legislative requirements of the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Portfolio Standards law passed by the NC General Assembly in August of 2007. My work is also directed at community and economic development acitivities that should be conducted in a sustainable manner. I currently serve on the Caldwell County Green Commission and help coordinate meetings of the social networking group "Green Drinks Boone."
Our Green Drinks Boone group is open to the public and we meet on the second Tuesday of the month from 5:30 till 7:30 at a local restaurant or bar. Join us on our facebook site Green Drinks Boone to find the locaion of our next meeting.
On July 13 we will be meeting at Pepper's Bar in Boone and Building Performance Engineering will be the host and present a short program on the importance of Energy Star Homes and other green building opportunities.