Linda Platts

Linda Platts

Linda was a former PERC editor and manager of media relations. She is author of Forest Fires, part of a series of environmental education books for high school students. She also wrote and produced Square One, a newsletter that introduced grassroots environmentalists to market approaches. She has a bachelor’s degree in history from Connecticut College and a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Arizona. Before joining PERC in 1996, she was as a reporter and editor at the Arizona Daily Star in Tucson, Arizona.

Articles by Linda Platts

Green loans

Micro finance offering loans to green business start-ups

Carbon for Water

Swiss company donates water purification systems in Kenya earns carbon credits in return, and makes a profit.