Lily Simon

Lily Simon

Lily Simon is a Dallas native and recent graduate of Pitzer College with a BA in Environmental Analysis. She is currently helping to develop EarthPeople Media's social strategy, and is primarily interested in sustainable business practices, environmental economics, agriculture, and environmental health. She hopes to provide a voice for young professionals in the field, and inspire mindfulness in consumers everywhere.

    EPA Targets: Win or Loss in U.S. Biofuel Policy?

    Lily Simon | Thursday, July 16, 2015
    Since the 2005 creation of the Renewable Fuel Standard, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)—under the Clean Air Act (CAA)—is required to set annual biofuel volume standards for fuels produced or imported into the United States. Biofuels, or fuels produced from crops like corn... More »

    Conscious Capitalism, 1.5 years later

    Lily Simon | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
    Conscious Capitalism, John Mackey’s and Raj Sisodia’s triple-bottom-line bible, has orbited the social entrepreneurship sector for over a year and a half. That’s about how long it has taken me to read, as I keep putting the book down and picking it back up, wondering how a manual on keeping bu... More »