Chris Crowley, executive vice president and treasurer of Polar Beverages, discusses the importance of renewable energy and how green initiatives make good business sense. With energy costs on the rise, its just "common sense" to operate factories as efficiently as possible and to focus on energy conservation. The latest technologies provide green alternatives that prove to be solutions to expensive problems. Chris discusses how a lighting retrofit led to his factory saving over $100,000 each year on energy consumption. Chris stresses the importance of renewable energy and resource conservation in regards to America breaking away from its dependence on foreign oil. Chris encourages other factory owners and companies to look into renewable energy and help bring America closer to energy independence.

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