Episode #42: Nebraska Wind + Solar Convention: Energy Development in Nebraska
This episode was recorded live at the Nebraska Wind and Solar Convention at the Cornhusker Marriott Hotel. Join Dan Parsons, along with the mayor of Norfolk and co-chair of Renew Nebraska, Josh Moenning, and the President of Nebraska Farmers Union, John Hansen to discuss the latest improvements in Nebraska’s renewable energy.
Lead for Nebraska, an affiliate program of Lead for America, places recent college grads in Nebraska’s rural communities to empower and add capacity in small towns. This episode showcases Brent Comstock, CEO and founder of BCom Solutions and the Rural Impact Hub, along with the tremendous work that Lead for Nebraska fellows Ken Edwards and Oliver Borchers-Williams are doing within their communities as AmeriCorp Service Members.
Nebraska’s first statewide journalism nonprofit, Flatwater Free Press, has free investigative and in-depth stories now open to the public. This episode features Matt Wynn and Matthew Hansen, executive director and executive editor of the publication.
A Chef, an Eye Doctor and a PR dude walk into a bar…on a mid-summer afternoon in a back patio where they taste and review 4 great rye whiskeys. And have a little help from a special guest who’s usually behind the scenes.
Thanks to our great sponsors and staff! Our sponsor – Nebraska Horsemen The Portico Experience with Chef Kevin Shinn Clear Vision Eyecare – Dr. Andrew Bateman Pints & Politics Producer Steve Van Hoosen Kim Remington, Operations Manager at Parsons PR Pints & Politics theme music by Jack Rodenburg FUSE coworking Parsons Public Relations, Inc. – The leading Nebraska public relations consultant
If you fly from Lincoln you won’t want to miss this talk with Dave Haring and Nick Cusick from the Lincoln Airport Authority. The first major construction project in more than 50 years and the impact it will have in attracting new business, workers and travelers to the city of Lincoln.
What are we drinking? Boiler Brewing Company – Lincoln, Nebraska Dean’s 100 IBU S&M Dream IPA – Imperial / Double Pilsner (Nelson Sauvin) Pilsner – German