We all know the importance of utilizing and preserving scarce resources wisely, and the Cape Fear Green Building Alliance (CFGBA) has set-up  a tour on September 25, 2010 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. to showcase several examples in our area of smart and creative resource/energy usage. 

Please check out their site at http://www.cfgba.org/tour2010.html to find out more about the tour and to support CFGBA's efforts. 

In related news, North Carolina ranked 8th among all states with the greatest potential for economic development through energy-efficiency policies, according to a report by a national think tank and an energy-investment firm.

Read more: Study ranks N.C. 8th on jobs potential from energy efficiency - Charlotte Business Journal