Students Showcase Environmental Solutions During Earth Week – Alexandrianews.org

Delegate David Bulova learns about a water filtration system from Rachel Carson Middle School students at the School Environmental Action Showcase (Photo:: Nancy Striniste) Approximately 500 school-age youth from Northern Virginia attended NoVA Outside’s sixth annual School Environmental Action Showcase at George Mason University’s Center for the Arts, along with several hundred teachers, chaperones, and event volunteers. […]

Yale Recognized for Innovative Power Solutions with SDCE Green … – BevNET.com

GREENVILLE, N.C. (April 20, 2017) – This weekend, one billion people in 192 countries will celebrate the 47th annual Earth Day, raising awareness for environmental protection and promoting green practices. Yale Materials Handling Corporation takes a leading role helping operations achieve strategic supply chain sustainability goals, as evidenced by its 2016 SDCE Green Supply Chain Award from Supply & Demand […]

Libelium presents IoT solutions for environment care in green cities … – EconoTimes

Libelium presents IoT solutions for environment care in green cities, flood prevention, security and golf courses Monday, February 27, 2017 2:02 PM UTC The company boosts interoperability improving its Cloud Partner Program to provide support services to cloud platforms. The IoT company expands the partner ecosystem adding compatibility with Arrow, Haibu and Labeeb Cloud Services. […]

Eco Fun Fest Spotlights Positive Environmental Solutions For … – Patch.com

CLEARWATER, FL – In an effort to encourage residents to take part in helping the environment, the Pinellas County Solid Waste department will open its doors for a festival. The department will host its first annual Eco Fun Festival on Sunday, Feb. 26 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Bridgeway Acres Commons on the […]

High-rises are energy hogs, not climate solutions – Crosscut

The City of Seattle has declared itself a leader in the effort to mitigate the effects of climate change, having committed itself to achieving “carbon neutrality” by the year 2050. It’s an admirable goal, but it is not at all clear how the city plans to get there. There are outstanding regional examples of sustainable […]

Local group urges Arlington Heights to consider “green” solutions to help reduce flooding – Chicago Tribune

Members of a local grassroots environmental group are urging officials in Arlington Heights to consider “green” solutions as part of the village’s estimated $ 41 million in upcoming stormwater management projects that aim to reduce flooding. Mary Jo Warskow, a member of the Arlington Heights Cool Cities Coalition, said she planned to meet this week […]

Sustainability Summit seeks environmental solutions from students – Daily Nebraskan

It’s an event for students interested in helping create a better and more sustainable community for now and for the future. The second annual Sustainability Summit will be held Sept. 6 in the Nebraska Union. The Sustainability Summit will be hosted by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s environmental studies program. The event will kick off with […]

San Juan, Tallahassee: Same mosquito menace, different solutions – Tallahassee.com

The Zika virus’ long-term effects are largely unknown. Trying to convey a message of safety to a population used to dealing with mosquitoes and mosquito-born illnesses is a challenge for emergency managers and medical professionals in Puerto Rico. Kelly Jordan, USA TODAY Florida and Puerto Rico are on front line in the battle against Zika. […]

KKR & Co. (KKR) Makes Significant Investment in Resource Environmental Solutions – StreetInsider.com

Get under-the-radar research with StreetInsider.com’s Stealth Growth Insider FREE, with no credit card needed for the first several months of publication. Join here. Resource Environmental Solutions, LLC (“RES”), a leader in the ecological solutions market, today announced that global investment firm KKR is making a significant investment in RES to support its next phase of […]