Environment News

News stories on various Environment-specific industry interests are featured in this section. Topics focus on reportage of green technology (advancements and innovations), environmental policies and procedures, conservation efforts, eco-friendly companies (and related products and services), and general environmental issues/concerns. Domestic and international releases are posted as available, and may be in languages other than English (as originally released).


Feb 26, 2015, 08:30 ET image

Scientists Warn Climate Change is Threatening World's Most Expansive Temperate Rainforests

ASHLAND, Ore., Feb. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- International climate change and rainforest experts warned that without drastic and immediate cuts to greenhouse gas emissions and new forest protections, the world's most expansive stretch of temperate rainforests from Alaska to the coast redwoods will experience irreparable losses.  Photo -...

Feb 26, 2015, 09:48 ET

Vivint Solar Creates New Technology Team - Solar Labs

LEHI, Utah, Feb. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Vivint Solar (NYSE: VSLR), a leading provider of residential solar systems...

Feb 25, 2015, 16:08 ET

NextEra Energy named to Fortune's 2015 list of 'World's Most Admired Companies'

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced it has been...

Feb 25, 2015, 13:55 ET

Florida's Space Coast's $39 Million Beach Restoration Project Makes For Bigger Better Beaches While Protecting Wildlife

COCOA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- One of Florida's most popular surfside towns recently added 4.7...

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