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).


Jul 25, 2014, 15:50 ET image

North Carolina's First LEED Platinum Elementary School

RALEIGH, N.C., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northside Elementary School in Chapel Hill, NC has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) Platinum certification with the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI). The three-story, 100,000-square-foot school opened in fall of 2013 and represents the first LEED Platinum elementary school in North Carolina. Chapel...

Jul 25, 2014, 14:35 ET

SolarReserve Signs Contract to Supply Solar Power In Central America

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SolarReserve, a leading global developer of utility-scale...

Jul 25, 2014, 09:00 ET

Latino Conservation Action Week Launches, Highlights Latinos Dedication to Protecting Our Environment

WASHINGTON, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tomorrow, the inaugural Latino Conservation Action Week...

Jul 24, 2014, 16:05 ET

Republic Services, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Results

PHOENIX, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) today reported net income of $179.0...

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