Green Initiatives

I enjoy writing about the people and companies that are working to make our world a healthier and more sustainable place. I currently write a blog on like-minded businesses for a local solar energy company, and I’ve written extensively about electric vehicles.


From Freeways to Greenways
A massive public-private investment in green spaces has begun to transform the country’s fourth largest city into a place tied together instead by its bayous, parks, and greenways.
Local Sun

A Brighter Future With Food
Brighter Bites gives low income families across Texas – and the country – 20-25 pounds of fresh, free produce a week donated from local food banks, and it’s changing the way children are eating.
Local Sun

It's the Bees That Bring Us Together
Shelley Rice, known around Houston as "the bee lady," has helped hundreds of Texans start their own hives.
Local Sun

How far can I drive?
A typical question from potential EV owners is “how far can I drive before I need to recharge?” The answer: well, it depends.

Kickin' Off Texas' Kombucha Craze
Kickin’ Kombucha founder and Houston native Robert Lopez has big ambitions for his homegrown beverage company, but they don’t include being everywhere..
Local Sun

Why Buy Electric? Top Reasons to Buy EV
From costs savings to special rebates to perks, owning an EV offers plenty of benefits.

An EV Road Trip
With a little planning and prep work, your EV road trip will be a success. 

Is An EV Right For Me?
Thinking about making the switch to an electric vehicle? Here are the top lifestyle questions to consider to see if an EV is the right fit.