Non-renewable resources are often associated with things like oil, coal, nuclear energy and natural gas. But what about soil? Every plant and animal on the planet depends on this vast ecosystem of microorganisms, yet it remains on the peripheral of many environmental discussions.
Green Mountain Energy sheds insight on their recent work with the Bronx-based BLK ProjeK - an initiative that seeks to address food justice and economic development by harnessing the local, good food movement and creating small business and career opportunities for underserved women and youth of color.
Over the years, we've seen the SXSW Eco Startup Showcase competition grow by leaps and bounds. Check out the 2014 stats here.
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