The Green Lane

  • Fracking Debate Rages On

    By Samuel K. Burlum
    May 23, 2014

    The argument and debate of fracking is still alive and well.  Head of one of the largest multinational oil and gas companies in the world, Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson who was one of the ...

  • The Birthplace of Green Energy

    It is came as no surprise when the World Green Energy Symposium announced that it would hold its 2014 Expo in Niagara Falls, N.Y., the very birthplace of green energy.  With just six ...

  • Obama's Call for Higher Fuel Efficient Trucks

    Both in his State of the Union Address and at a speech in which he gave in Upper Marlboro, Md., the President has called for higher fuel economy standards for heavy duty and medium duty ...

  • Extreme Energy Solutions Celebrates Landmark Year

    International expansion, recognition on the world wide stage, featured on the Discovery Channel; and that is just a few of the benchmarks experienced by the fast paced growing technology ...

  • The War on Trucking: Part 3-The Battlegrounds

    As a part of a three segment series, I took a look inside the war that is being waged on the American truck driver.  Two major issues have forced both national carriers and owner-operators to ...

  • The War on Trucking: Part II- 'Drivers Unwanted'

    As a part of a three segment series, I took a look inside the war that is being waged on the American truck driver.  Two major issues have forced both national carriers and owner-operators to ...

  • The War on Trucking: Part I - Emissions Compliance

     

    The trucking industry has always been a very competitive arena, owner-operator versus large national carriers; trucking has for the most part been a tough way for one to make a ...

  • This Holiday, Buy Locally

     

     

     

    It is that time of the season in which many travel to the mall to purchase gifts for their family and friends.  As many scour the internet and the newspaper ...

  • To the Real Heroes of the Storm Clean-up

    I want to take a moment and thank those who have been on the forefront of the relief and recovery efforts of Hurricane Sandy.  Recently, I was on my way home last Sunday from the Mid-west on ...

  • So Where Are All of the Green Jobs?

    Wow, what a great question. As many people sit idle without gainful employment, either they were on unemployment, or their unemployment benefits ran out, many ask the question what are they going ...

  • Sustainable ME!

    Many Fortune 500 companies have a roadmap around sustainability and and environmental mitigation.  There is statistically a correlation between economic reward and environmental ...

  • Saving Money on Gas With Your Current Ride

    In tough economic times, and with prices at the gas pump still hovering around $3.25 per gallon, many of us look to alternatives to lower our fuel usage.  Some of us have even explored into ...

  • "Giving Businesses a Voice and Doing It Without Paper"

    People ask me why journalism when you are so busy being the CEO of a fast growing emerging technology company?

     

    I tell them because the price of having a voice, on a balanced, ...