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Ecocentricity Blog

A monthly blog by John Lanier, director of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation and grandson

of the late Ray C. Anderson.  Musings from John as he manages the private family foundation

that keeps Ray's legacy alive.

Content from this campaign

Ecocentricity Blog: A Shattered Record
Tesla’s Model 3 is the new king, with a whopping 139,782 vehicles sold in 2018! December alone saw more than 25,000 Model 3s purchased.
Jan 22, 2019 10:00 AM ET
Ecocentricity Blog: This Land Is Your Land, This Land Is My Land
Politics aside, as many carry on daily activities in the wake of the government shutdown, many generous folks are out there being stewards of America's treasures on behalf of all of us. It hasn’t been a pretty job, and they're not being paid a dime to do it. They're doing it to preserve America's treasures for current generations and for tommorrow's generations as well.
Jan 16, 2019 10:00 AM ET
Ecocentricity Blog: Challenge Accepted
Recently, one particular gauntlet was thrown down by an unlikely challenger, and it was a weighty one at that. About a month ago, Xcel Energy became the first major utility in the United States to commit to providing 100% carbon-free energy to its customers by 2050.
Jan 9, 2019 10:00 AM ET
Ecocentricity Blog: It Is Hereby Resolved
When I was reflecting on what my resolution would be this New Year, it dawned on me that saying no is also a good environmental resolution.
Jan 2, 2019 9:30 AM ET
Ecocentricity Blog: Let’s Get Alliterative
Though the issue has become politicized, the changing climate is primarily a scientific concern with economic and social implications. A dedicated team of professionals are developing sound climate policy for Georgia based on these factors, without letting partisanship muddy the waters. The Georgia Climate Project is playing a leading role in that work.
Dec 18, 2018 10:15 AM ET