South Georgia Fire Continues to Grow

From a simple lightning strike in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge on April 6, a wildfire in south Georgia has now grown to 143,893 acres. What exactly does that mean? For some perspective, that equals approximately 224 square miles. The city of Atlanta is approximately 134 square miles. The North Georgia fires last fall/winter, the …

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Atlanta Commits to 100% Renewable Energy

Last week, the Atlanta City Council unanimously approved a measure from Councilman (and mayoral candidate) Kwanza Hall that commits the city to a goal of transitioning to 100% renewable energy by 2035. The resolution directs the Atlanta Office of Sustainability to develop a plan by January of next year for the city to transition its …

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