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Indoor Cannabis & Energy: A critical look.

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In order to find solutions, one must thoroughly confront the problem at hand. Cannabis cultivation has become notorious for its high energy use. But, how high is this use? And what does that mean in terms of finding urgent solutions? As this industry skyrockets, impact & sustainability questions must be confronted sooner rather than later. (Or rather, better late than never.) Two researchers have published a report entitled, “Energy Use by the Indoor Cannabis Industry: Inconvenient Truths for Producers, Consumers, and Policymakers.” which critically analyzes the current energy situation of indoor cannabis cultivation. Read the full article on for the report’s highlights:

Report: Indoor Cannabis Cultivation Has Major Environmental Impact

Vaping Crisis continued, Oregon looks into banning all additives.

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Last year, Oregon banned all flavored vaping products, a ban which the courts quickly overturned. Now, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission is presenting the possibility for new regulation: this time limited to THC vaping products. There has been significant pushback, some of which is outlined in this article by Oregon Public Broadcasting. Further steps are unclear, but we do expect to see this discussion continued across legal states nationwide.