CEC welcomes STAR as a new member organization

The CEC is pleased to welcome STAR– The State of Texas Alliance for Recycling, as a new member organization.

STAR’s mission is to advance recycling through partnerships, education, and advocacy for the benefit of Texas.

STAR’s mission targets economic growth, job creation, and resource conservation. STAR builds upon and supports end markets by coordinating stakeholders to find common ground through information sharing and partnerships that get recyclable materials to their market. It is through STAR’s data-driven advocacy that they are shaping and defining the future of materials management by facilitating discussion that leads to action.  STAR’s membership and partners represent a variety of sectors from the industry, public and private sectors, municipalities, academia, and nonprofits. Their diverse network allows them to be the resource for all things recycling in Texas.

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CEC welcomes Houston Electric Auto Association as a member organization

CEC is pleased to welcome Houston Electric Auto Association as a returning member organization of the CEC.

In 1967 an inventor and research engineer, Walter Laski, formed the Electric Auto Association to quickly augment the usage of electric vehicles. The idea was to create local grass-root chapters such as the Houston Electric Auto Association that would educate the public on electric vehicles.

205 Roberts St. 
Houston, TX 77003
[email protected]

Their local chapter, Houston Electric Auto Association, incorporated in 1987 organizes a regular meeting the first Thursday of every month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm, to allow the public to obtain expert insight on new electrical vehicle developments and innovations. These meetings feature speakers, demonstrations, and, occasionally, practical opportunities to work on electric vehicles. Recent presentations have included:

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CEC welcomes American YouthWorks as a new member

CEC Houston is pleased to welcome American YouthWorks as one of CEC’s newest member organizations.  

1901 E. Ben White Blvd. SRVD EB
Austin, TX 78741
(512) 744-1900


David Clauss, YouthBuild Austin Program Director
[email protected]

Jody Karr, Texas Conservation Corps Program Director
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ERicus Adams, TxCC Houston Program manager
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