I was raised in a family that respects the earth. I learned all about recycling, composting, and generally being a good steward of the land, and these are things that I carried into adulthood. When I make decisions, I think about the impact that my choice will have on the earth. I know a lot of people think that one person cannot make a difference, but I have seen proof that an individual can. That is why I chose Stream Energy when I moved to the outskirts of Austin.
I am not able to completely live off the grid, nor do I want to. I like modern conveniences, but that doesn’t mean I have to abandon everything I believe in, which is making sure my choices are environmentally sound. (more…)