It’s the Bees That Bring Us Together

By Deborah Lynn Blumberg In this series, Local Sun profiles like-minded business owners in the Houston area. Shelley Rice, known around Houston as “the bee Lady,” has helped hundreds of Texans start their own hives. Shelley Rice is doing the waggle dance in her kitchen. “It’s how bees communicate,” she tells her guests. She weaves back and forth in a …

The Agrarian Side of Solar Farming

When people think of the energy business, many picture the boom and bust cycles that define the oil and gas industry and the wealth generated or lost by such volatility. While power markets can also be volatile on the trading floor, the day-to-day of a solar power plant is much more agrarian. On tours of our Sealy solar farm, we …