Al Maiorino

Biomass projects can overcome opposition
For millennia, humans have burned biological material as an energy source. biomass, composed predominately of plants and microorganisms, has made a resurgence in recent decades as a sustainable form of ...
The 12 Months of NIMBY
NIMBY (Or “not in my backyard”) opposition is often formed to keep large scale projects out of communities. Opposition is common in industries such as landfills, quarries, chemical plants, and major ...
NIMBY going global
Our expert blogger, Al Maiorino reports that one of the most rapidly developing areas of the public affairs industry in the United States is the Not-In-My-Backyard (NIMBY) niche. The NIMBY ‘Syndrome’ ...
Do you have control over NIMBY?
Al Maiorino from Boston (US) is the latest expert wanting to share his views with Renewable Energy Magazine's readers. In this piece, Al discusses the rise and rise of NIMBYism: a social phenomenon that ...