(Mountain Xpress) Local environmental activist and radio host Ned Doyle spoke at a recent Green Drinks gathering at Posana Cafe in downtown Asheville, touting the economic benefits of sustainable development.
Building a more sustainable economy is vital to the long term success of conserving and protecting our natural resources and quality of life, Doyle said June 27. He urged attendees to make economic arguments to help win over skeptics of environmental action.
“A big percentage of the population doesn’t care about morals. They look at money,” he maintained. “There is money in green technology, protecting the forest for tourism. Nurturing our quality of life raises home values.”
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