Students classified as sophomores, juniors, or seniors, are eligible to submit an essay to Youth Tour 2013 sponsored by the Pedernales Electrical Cooperative. Essay Topic is to “Develop a cooperative business with an environmentally sustainable product. Explain the advantages of cooperative membership, the business structure, and the impact on economic development in the community.
The Cooperative has donated a book, Local Lights: America’s Electric Cooperatives, which may be used as a resource. The deadline for essays is Wednesday, October 17, 2012. More information may be found at ww.pec.coop/youthtour.