Thursday, May 19, 2022

Environmental Justice

According to Eric Brown, Friends of the Earth Memphis program manager, the Save Energy, Save Dollars campaign would lead to a $63 million reduction in utility bills and create 330 new local jobs over a five-year period. https://soundcloud.com/user-376889500/eric-brown-save-energy-save-dollars-campaign
The water in Flint, Mich. had been contaminated with lead for months before the crisis entered the national consciousness in 2015. Like many African Americans, LaTricea D. Adams wanted to help, so she did what so many did, the...
“If Memphis Light Gas & Water’s utility rates are among the lowest in the country, why is my bill so darn high?” Whether you’ve asked yourself that question after opening your latest MLGW bill or gone a step further to...