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Wisconsin Development GREEN News
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 3 - Wk: 100 Date: 12/18/2017 6:15:37 PM

Madison`s environmental inn, Arbor House, is up for sale
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Report: Wisconsin electricity rates among highest, use low

Ken Notes: We gave the power companies a higher base rate to cover infrastructure cost with a promise we would see lower cost and more sustainable energy. Lets see if they step up. We have also not gotten much back in exchange for power lines that bring power from the west to the east...
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 6 - Wk: 8 Date: 2/19/2018 11:50:26 AM

SunPeak
SunPeak is a turnkey developer of commercial solar PV electricity systems based in Madison, Wisconsin. Businesses can be assured their turnkey project will be professionally handled from initial feasibility study to final commissioning. Projects typically range from 100 kW to 5 MW (hundreds to thousands of solar panels) and offer significant cost savings relative to conventional utility electric rates.
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 5 - Wk: 100 Date: 11/6/2017 1:19:17 PM

UW-Parkside students present sustainability papers at international conference

Ken Notes: CONGRATS!! The answer to their question may be that new businesses do not have the capital to pay for the up front cost needed for long range sustainability. This would be a great area for the state to invest in because even if the business fails the technology remains if place for the next user. This incentive would be attractive to a national audience interested in starting a new business. We spent million on advertising, what if we had offered millions in energy savings via alternative production. We could actually work with the power companies to develop this program...
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 6 - Wk: 8 Date: 2/19/2018 12:04:06 PM

Mondovi`s Together Farms highlighted on `Wisconsin Foodie`

Ken Notes: Wouldn`t it be amazing if Wisconsin became the center of organic beef, dairy and produce for the nation! For the record this market is growing exponentially.
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 6 - Wk: 8 Date: 2/19/2018 11:44:09 AM

Stop Badgering Us! CTA Riders Weigh in on Wisconsin’s Anti-Transit Ad Campaign

Ken Notes: If Wisconsin focused on being environmentally friendly, with great natural resources and ways to enjoy them, green living options, and modern convenient transit, we would attract many more to this state...
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 6 - Wk: 8 Date: 2/19/2018 12:40:47 PM

Wisconsin affiliate of the U.S. Green Building Council

WGBA has combined forces with the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and together we will pilot a new model for USGBC chapters and local market engagement...
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 3 - Wk: 100 Date: 11/6/2017 1:01:49 PM

No. 2 Wisconsin DNR official joins Cathy Stepp at regional office of the EPA in Chicago
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Ken Notes: We need utilities in the game or out of the way...
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 6 - Wk: 8 Date: 2/19/2018 12:32:34 PM

Miron Construction
Miron specializes in providing innovative pre-construction, construction management, design-build, general construction and industrial services.
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 5 - Wk: 100 Date: 3/27/2017 7:14:28 AM

Senate Votes Tuesday On Controversial Bill Allowing Some Wisconsin Wetlands To Be Filled
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 6 - Wk: 8 Date: 2/19/2018 11:33:59 AM

Wisconsin is becoming wetter as lawmakers move to weaken rules for flood-preventing wetlands

Ken Notes: We should use the ease in regulations to improve both storm water retention and publicly accessible permanent wetland preserves. I do not believe that is the intent but it is nice to dream...
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 6 - Wk: 8 Date: 2/19/2018 11:32:52 AM

SCS Engineers
SCS - At the forefront of sustainable environmental solutions for over 40 years
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 5 - Wk: 100 Date: 6/26/2017 10:05:58 AM

Xcel Energy to host ’60 Minutes of Solar‘ in Ashland
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Groups Push Back Against Proposed Great Lakes Cuts
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Trump budget again targets regional water cleanup programs
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 6 - Wk: 8 Date: 2/19/2018 12:12:41 PM

Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council

The WI Sustainable Business Council is a network of Wisconsin businesses and organizations that are interested in, or actively responding to, the challenge of sustainability.
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 3 - Wk: 100 Date: 6/19/2017 10:04:01 AM

UW-Madison Study Finds Reason Behind Bald Eagle Recovery
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 6 - Wk: 8 Date: 2/19/2018 12:10:54 PM

Record number of snowy owls sighted in Wisconsin this winter

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Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 4 - Wk: 100 Date: 1/9/2017 8:32:41 AM

Tribes Use Speech To Call For Tougher CWD Regulations

Ken Notes: Interesting...
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 6 - Wk: 8 Date: 2/19/2018 11:39:10 AM

Farmers trained on using herbicide blamed for crop damage

Ken Notes: I love farmers, but using these products incorrectly is a huge problem for organic farmers, growers of grapes and hops, and our waterways. We need the training and enforcement and most importantly education.
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 6 - Wk: 8 Date: 2/19/2018 12:22:41 PM

Wisconsin and National Links for GREEN Resources

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www.WDNGreen.com/tools/
Click to Display / Share This Note - Vol: 3 - Wk: 100 Date: 12/21/2015 2:27:43 PM

Renewable energy advocate says La Crosse `ripe` for projects
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