VOL. 122 | NO. 17 | Monday, January 29, 2007
Local biofuels outlets cash in on growing demand for cleaner-burning energy sources
In his State of the Union address last week, President George W. Bush proposed expanding the supply of alternative fuels to nearly five times the current target in the next 10 years.
Minority-led business contracts in Memphis and Shelby County are apparently such a hot commodity, some political figures who double as private consultants are willing to go to great lengths to procure them for their clients.
In one little square building on Union Avenue, big things are happening and lives are being changed for the better every day.