Pushing the Green Envelope

"Anderson's internationally acclaimed Salt Lake City Green program has slashed the city government's greenhouse-gas emissions, built popular support for public transit, enticed private businesses to go greener, and made Salt Lake more friendly for walkers and cyclists. Over a long conversation, I asked him how he's pulled it all off, and why, after seven successful years, he's planning to quit government."
-David Roberts-

Roberts, of Grist Environmental News and Commentary, interviews Salt Lake City Mayor Rocky Anderson, who, locked in the middle of one of the reddest states, has proved himself to be a green innovator and successful actor in that city's green movement. Read the interview here.

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