Our hearts go out to all those currently affected by the severe flooding. Shown below are a few photos of the devastation near Columbus, NE, provided by a family member of one of workers. In the coming weeks, we at LTG will be proactive in providing assistance to those in the affected area.
Hefty Bags have come up with an amazing new recycling program. This initiative allows normally non-recycled items like candy wrappers and juice pouches to be recycled at the curbside, making recycling easier than ever! How do you participate? Follow the steps below, taken from the Hefty Energy Bag Program Page: How does the [...]
Liss Technologies truly believes in a conservation and sustainability, and we kept those principles in mind when executing our move. Though it took some additional man-power and hours, it was worth the extra effort to see items re-used by communities who need them. We did a tally and estimated that we saved: 22 Gaylord Containers [...]
Happy First Day of Fall from all of us at Liss Technologies!
Liss Technologies is moving offices, and we are doing it as greenly as possible! We are recycling 30 years of old paperwork, and we need your help distributing extra office supplies! Know a charity or school that could use shelving, in/out boxes, organizers, binders, and every office supply of the past 30 years imaginable? Message [...]
PACE and Twain Financial Partners of Austin announced the completion of the $4 million Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy transaction for the Peregrine boutique hotel in Omaha on the corner of 18th and Douglas. The transaction will fund energy efficiency upgrades to a 106-year-old building in downtown Omaha, turning the historic structure into a 90-room Hilton Curio Hotel, [...]
The Railyard in Lincoln, NE is hosting their annual sustainability festival. Get a firsthand look at the latest technologies and trends in conservation and apply it to saving energy at your own home. Information for this event can be found on the LES on website, or by clicking this link: http://www.les.com/about-les/sustainable-living-festival
Kansas City has been part of the EPA's Clean Solutions since 2011, and citizens have continued to deal with insane water costs as the the city tries to meet government standards in their 25 year plan. The city is putting in a request with the EPA to extend the time frame and reduce costs for [...]
The Omaha City Council has proposed a nearly 30 percent increase in the sewer rates as Omaha continues to upgrade as part of the Clean Solutions Omaha (CSO!) program. According to the Omaha World-Herald, this means sewer bills will soar to $60 monthly, vs. the $12 monthly a home owner was charged when the program [...]
Many cities throughout the US including Minneapolis, Kansas City and St. Louis are implementing their own clean solutions programs for water and sewer line upgrades, but how does that affect you? To study this, we will use the city of Omaha, and their CSO! program. Omaha has had their program since 2009, and effects of [...]