SXSW Eco

SXSW Eco: US Secretary of Energy Keynote

By Jordan Gass-Poore’ Web Content Manager     U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz aimed to inspire SXSW Eco 2014 attendees to take action on some of the most critical issues of our time (“All-of-the-Above in a Carbon Constrained World”) with his keynote address on the conference’s final day. Moniz discussed why technology innovation and associated cost […]

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SXSW Eco: Interview With Chris Sonnier

By Jordan Gass-Poore’ Web Content Manager Just call Chris Sonnier the mastermind behind SXSW Eco, an annual conference that brings together people from around the globe to discuss and collaborate on solutions for a sustainable planet. The native Texan and University of Texas at Austin alumnus initially became involved with SXSW as a seasonal employee. […]

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SXSW Eco: Texas Disposal Systems Tour

By Jordan Gass-Poore’ Web Content Manager Some attendees of this year’s SXSW Eco had the opportunity to tour Texas Disposal Systems, an about 2,200-acre landfill, recycling and compost/soil blending (Texas Organic Products) facility in Creedmoor, Texas outside of Austin. TDS, founded in 1977 by brothers Bob and Jim Gregory, serves Central Texas and has become […]

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