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8:05 am on Thursday April 19, 2012

Weighing in on the sustainability practices of four Charleston coffee shops

Image by little tuneThe Charleston Green Committee's Green Connection newsletter was sent out today, and the results from a Charleston coffee shop sustainability survey caught our eye. In case...
3:47 am on Wednesday December 16, 2009

The city's thinking about green plans, get hip to yours (Hint: it involves noms)

Image by Flickr user leff While the city may have put voting on the Charleston Green Committee's Green Plan on hold, you don't have to wait to approve the vote for greens in your own home.  Yes ... we're talking veggies! Charleston has several eco-...
6:27 am on Tuesday December 15, 2009

Charleston's Green Plan to get a vote today, December 15

Image by TheDigitelThe big day is here for the Charleston Green Committee's Green Plan. Today, December 15, the plan will go before city council to be voted on, and likely receive a bit of criticism as area real estate leaders have denounced several...
4:41 pm on Thursday December 4, 2008

City committee to chat about wind power, jobs

The City of Charleston's Green Committee is meeting up to talk about the future of wind power in the state, and what it might mean for local jobs. From a press release: South Carolina has enough offshore wind power resources to power the state two...
6:45 pm on Wednesday September 10, 2008

Mayor renews call for commuter rail

Image by Flickr user KeckoImage by 20080910railplans.jpg Mayor Riley hopes commuter rail could soon be on its way to Charleston. Charleston's mayor has renewed his call for a commuter rail from downtown Charleston to North Charleston and on to...
4:47 pm on Monday September 8, 2008

Meeting to discuss commuter rail in Charleston

The Charleston Green Committee will hear Charleston Mayor Joe Riley's thoughts about the viability of commuter rail for Charleston. The meeting will be at John Wesley United Methodist Church, 626 Savannah Highway, on Tuesday, September 9, at 8 a.m...