Source: The LA Daily News
“I plan to get more involved. I’m so excited about this. There are the littlest things you can do to make a difference like insulating windows properly and having the proper light bulbs.”
The Challenge, which kicked off June 26, is a national drive for energy-efficiency and savings, and “contestants can win a home energy efficiency makeover,” says the 16-year-old Hinson. “All they have to do is send in a 250 words or less essay on why they should have their home made over. The first day of the Challenge they got 1,700 applicants.” For further information go to Visions For Tomorrow.
Hinson, who plays Zoe Carter – the sheriff’s rebellious daughter in the Sci-Fi Channel hit about a town filled with brilliant, mad scientists, adds that in the new season of “Eureka” debuting July 10, “The writers have started putting eco-friendly messages into the plotlines, like a machine to counteract global warming and a way to harness the sun’s energy.”
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