Taking a New Look at Sustainability in the South

By Christy Gillenwater

When you think of the American South, sustainability and environmental protection initiatives may not be the first thought that comes to mind.

Maybe it’s front porches, sweet tea and sweltering summers. We’ve still got all that, but in Chattanooga we’re working together to make strides in solar energy, green transportation, preserving the natural resources that make our region stellar for getting outdoors, and much more.

Let’s take a new look at sustainability in the South.

Read the rest of Chamber President & CEO Christy Gillenwater's take on sustainability in Chattanooga in GreenTech Media's publication here.