Tag Archives: Chapel Hill

Dec
11
2013
Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools earns Recertification!

The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools is the most recent organization to earn Recertification with Green Plus.  One of the earliest adopters of the Green Plus program, Chapel Hill-Carrboro City schools was the first school district in the country to take part and earn Certification through Green Plus. “Being Green Plus …

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Aug
13
2013
Strata Solar earns Green Plus Certification!

Congratulations to Strata Solar for earning full Green Plus Certification! The solar panel manufacture based in Chapel Hill, NC, joins over 75 businesses around the country to earn Certification. A member of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, Strata Solar joined Green Plus through a 2012 scholarship provided by the …

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Dec
6
2011
Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools becomes first Green Plus Certified school district in the country

The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School district in North Carolina is the latest organization to earn Green Plus Certification, the first school system in the country to become certified. Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools has been partnering with Green Plus since the program’s infancy, before it was even fully established.  It worked …

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Mar
6
2010
Armadillo Books: More to Books Than Meets the Box

The Chapel Hill News recently published this article: “While I love to browse the big box bookshops, there is nothing that says I heart Books like a man who’s devoted 20 years to selling, appraising and genuinely caring about the written word.” “You have to admire a man who’s figured …

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Editor, writer, & historian. Native of south Louisiana; twenty-five year resident of Chapel Hill, NC. Owner of "Armadillo Books" for the last twenty years.
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Mar
2
2010
The Daily Tar Heel: Carrboro Car and Tire Business Goes Green

“Dual flush toilets, rainwater collectors, LED lighting and solar panels are not usually associated with a building dating back to 1905.” “Not to mention a car care center.” “After three months of renovations to its Carrboro location, Chapel Hill Tire Car Care Center plans to return to a normal business …

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