What Energy Means to Me
Energy fuels our passions. It fuels our future.
Meet George, Jannet and Peyton—three Madisonians who put their energy into pursuing their passions and connecting with their communities.
George is a local planner of food policy and advocate for sustainable agriculture. Jannet is a social worker. Peyton is a student, dancer and social organizer. The three shared their ideas about what energy means to them for "Balance," an initiative that promotes sustainability in communities of color. , recycle and eat locally sourced foods, among other things.
"Sustainability is about creating a healthy community and future for generations to come," says Annette Miller, MGE's Emerging Markets and Community Development Director. "It's also about working together to demonstrate how we can—through information, education and cooperation—make a positive difference in our communities together."
"The partnership behind Balance is an example of how MGE works with and connects with our many diverse customers in many different ways to reach shared goals and a more sustainable energy future," adds Mario Garcia Sierra, MGE's Community Services Manager.
See what energy means to George, Jannet and Peyton, and then visit Living in Balance on Facebook to learn more!
Partners in Balance include MGE, Centro Hispano, Center for Resilient Cities and Sustain Dane.
Balance website in Spanish
Balance website in English
Mario Garcia Sierra and Annette Miller discuss sustainability with local families.
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