Scaling Up America's Next Great Industry
Applied Chairman and CEO Mike Splinter spoke today at the University of Wisconsin's 40th Anniversary of Earth Day event. The school is both Mike's almamater and the home of The Nelson Institute, named for Senator Gaylord Nelson, founder of Earth Day.
Mike's speech focused on the opportunities that lay before us to scale up the America's next great industry...the renewable energy industry. It is an industry that he believes will be the biggest creator of jobs and economic development this century and one of the keys to America's economic future.
I would encourage you to give it a read...