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Raleigh residents able to get hands on energy-efficiency resources

More than 200 local residents came out to Chavis Park in Southeast Raleigh on October 24 and found themselves ‘re-energized’ on how to take action on lowering their energy bills. October is National Energy Awareness Month, which provides an excellent platform to talk about how North Carolinians can reduce their energy costs In order to […]

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Nightmare on Jones Street

In the spirit of the season, we share with you a Halloween-inspired poem on what took place over the course of 2015 at the NC General Assembly. Warning: what you are about to read make cause you deep frustration, horror, and anger. We encourage you to seek out your voter registration card immediately in preparation […]

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Earth Share NC helps us all #KeepNCGreat

When it comes to protecting our natural resources, there is more than enough work to go around. From keeping our rivers clean, rehabilitating wildlife, and preserving open spaces, it takes many hearts, hands, and heads to ensure these vital efforts get done. Through our 501(c)3 organization (NC League of Conservation Voters Foundation), we are grateful […]

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TABOR and the Environment: Wreaking Havoc For All

While TABOR (Taxpayer Bill of Rights) held the limelight briefly during the 2015 legislative session, it now sits in a House Committee, with the potential to re-emerge in 2016. What does TABOR have to do with our environment. Alexandra Forter Sirota, the Director of the NC Budget and Tax Center, explains in this guest post […]

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