Monthly Archives: April 2013

Workshops, Meetings, and Such

Saturday I made a fuel delivery run to Pickards Mountain. They had a bunch of people gathered in their Gazebo, so I popped in.

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Best For the World (Again)

Piedmont Biofuels is a B Corporation. That means we are “for benefit,” or “mission driven.” In 2011 there were about 500 such corporations in the United States. At the time Piedmont won their “Best for the World” award by scoring … Continue reading

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Post Shakori Break Down Blues

The weather gods frowned on Shakori Friday night. Cold whipping wind with a deluge sent some festival goers home. Others stayed in their Airstream and couldn’t even make it to opening night.

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Sustainability Pavilion

I just returned from Shakori Hills, where festival goers are staking out camping sites and volunteers are working their magic. Festival starts tomorrow. Jordan put in the order that the Sustainability Pavilion go up a notch—and everyone has put their … Continue reading

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Coop Board Meeting April 2013

The Coop Board met at Carolina Brewery in Pittsboro for a rousing board meeting. In attendance were Board Chair, Brian Gullette, Wilmington Board Member Kevin Cook, Carol Hewitt, and John Hollingsworth. Taking the Piedmont Biofuels Industrial seat was Lyle Estill. … Continue reading

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Trouble Lights

Last week another mercury vapor “trouble light” was removed from the neighborhood.

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