Ratigan is one of the co-founders of Helical Holdings, which produces the Helical Outpost, a hydroponic farm, solar power station, satellite communication center and water filtration system all wrapped up in a single "plug-and-play" shipping container that is capable of transforming entire communities.I spoke to him about this extraordinary invention, how it’s helping to solve our sustainability problems and what we can all do to be greener. Our centralized power, food and communications systems are failing us.The fossil fuels we rely on are depleting rapidly, heating up the planet in the process.
(If you can’t have the farm, at least you can have the farm-fresh eggs.) Which is why the story of New York news media star Dylan Ratigan is eliciting so much admiration — and presumably, an equal amount of envy.We have so little food in some places that people are malnourished, yet so much unhealthy food in others that people are obese.And the world is in the grip of armed conflict, while the military veterans who put themselves at risk are too often abandoned by society.From a very early age, Lee found her interest in reporting.She had worked for Bloomberg Television, and CNN Financial News before CNBC took her back in 2004. So far the list of the shows she has worked on includes, ' Power Lunch,' ' Squwak on the street', ' Money in motion', ' Today', ' Options action', ' Closing Bell' etc.