Sustainable

MAKING BLACK TOP GREEN

When Craig Benson started working on reusing industrial waste to rebuild infrastructure 20 years ago, he says, “I didn’t even know the word sustainable.”  He just knew that there were valuable materials going into landfill from places like the paper industry and the coal-burning power plants.  “Trying to find ways […]

HAPPY AND GREEN

I recently did a short piece for ON WISCONSIN about research into spending and happiness.   A lot of studies have been done about how much money it takes to be happy, and the findings often seem to point to some upper limit of money after which more money does not […]