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08:52 ET World Platinum Investment Council Supports London and Paris on Independent Road-testing Initiative

Commenting on the plans announced today by C40 Chair and Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, and Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, to tackle air pollution...


08:45 ET DE-based Speakman Celebrates World Water Month With Local Nonprofits to Conserve Water

As a culmination to World Water Month, Speakman is proud to announce its partnerships with local nonprofits to conserve and improve water quality...


Mar 28, 2017, 17:34 ET IFAW statement on Trump's catastrophic new climate plan

Peter LaFontaine, Campaigns Manager with the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), issued the following statement in response to President...


Mar 28, 2017, 16:30 ET Constellium boosts recycling capabilities with new furnace at its Muscle Shoals facility

Constellium N.V. (NYSE and Euronext Paris: CSTM) today announced that it has installed a new recycling furnace at its Muscle Shoals, Ala. facility...


Mar 28, 2017, 15:56 ET Cities Will Continue to Fight Climate Change if Washington Will Not

Today, President Donald J. Trump signed the Energy Independence Executive Order, a measure that begins the process of undoing the Clean Power Plan,...


Mar 28, 2017, 12:30 ET Pennsylvania DCNR Secretary Names The Watershed Farm 2017 Green Park Award Winner

Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn today announced The Watershed Farm in Westmoreland County is the...


Mar 28, 2017, 10:00 ET Toms of Maine #LessWasteChallenge and Toy Recycling Program Inspires Families to Reduce Household Waste

Every parent knows the frustration of a broken toy – if a car loses a wheel or a board game loses a piece, more often than not that toy ends up in...


Mar 28, 2017, 09:14 ET Letter Signifies Nationwide Support for Funding Coastal Zone Management Programs

The Coastal States Organization (CSO) hand delivered a letter to the Chairs and Ranking Members of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees...


Mar 28, 2017, 06:01 ET OriginClear enters into a Master Research Agreement with Florida Atlantic University

OriginClear Inc. (OTCQB: OCLN), a leading provider of water treatment solutions, today announced that the Company has entered into a Master...


Mar 27, 2017, 19:36 ET DefyCCC.com Announces Progress in its Investigation of the Medical Disinformation Campaign

The investigation undertaken by DefyCCC.com, as a reaction to the medical disinformation campaign launched by a shadowy coalition fronted by the...


Mar 27, 2017, 14:00 ET Pennsylvania DCNR Officials, Educators and Students Launch 'Think Outside' Initiative at State Parks, Forests

Addressing educators and students at a state park near Carlisle, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn today...


Mar 27, 2017, 09:00 ET AT&T Smart Cities and the Dallas Innovation Alliance Bring New Solutions Focused on Citizen Engagement and the Environment

AT&T* Smart Cities momentum continues with the launch of the DIA Smart Cities Living Lab powered by AT&T (Living Lab). The Living Lab is a...


Mar 24, 2017, 14:41 ET Abre convocatoria "Premios Verde 2017" by Juan Carlos Machorro

José Javier Guarderas, gerente general del certamen "Premios Latinoamérica Verde", en su edición 2017, abrió su convocatoria para recibir...


Mar 24, 2017, 14:21 ET Mitigan 200 millones de pies cúbicos de gas a la atmósfera by Juan Carlos Machorro

La tecnología que brindó la empresa Siemens en el campo petrolero de Cantarell, en el Golfo de México, redujo 200 millones de pies cúbicos de gas a...


Mar 24, 2017, 10:00 ET MGM Resorts Joins World Observance of Earth Hour 2017

MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) will recognize Earth Hour, the global effort to raise awareness of climate change, by dimming the exterior...


Mar 24, 2017, 09:00 ET Governor Jerry Brown Slams Trump Administration For Putting Interests Of Big Oil Ahead of Clean Air, Even As He Does The Same Thing In California

California Governor Jerry Brown has put the interests of Big Oil first in California though he criticized Trump's EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt...


Mar 24, 2017, 06:31 ET IVECO recibe el premio 'NGV Global Industry Champion' por su dedicación al desarrollo de vehículos de gas natural

Como parte de la conferencia NGV GLOBAL 2017, la asociación de vehículos de gas natural celebró una reunión internacional el 22 de marzo para...


Mar 24, 2017, 05:23 ET FrieslandCampina Asia Wins Winsemius Award for Sustainability & Innovation

FrieslandCampina, one of the world's leading dairy companies, today announced that it has been awarded the Winsemius Award for Sustainability &...


Mar 23, 2017, 17:41 ET $19 Million Available to California's Farmers to Improve Air Quality

The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has $19 million available for eligible farmers to implement conservation practices that...


Mar 23, 2017, 13:21 ET U.S. International Trade Commission Vote Will Impose Antidumping Duties on Imports of R-134a from China

The American HFC Coalition is pleased to announce that The U.S. International Trade Commission today found that imports of R-134a are causing or...


Mar 23, 2017, 11:56 ET IVECO reçoit le Prix de l'Industrie pour son engagement envers le développement des véhicules au gaz naturel

Dans le cadre de la conférence GNV GLOBAL 2017, l'association pour le gaz naturel a organisé une rencontre internationale le 22 mars pour décerner...


Mar 23, 2017, 11:38 ET IVECO erhält Industriepreis für sein Engagement bei der Entwicklung von Erdgasfahrzeugen

Im Rahmen der NGV GLOBAL 2017 veranstaltete der Verband für Erdgasfahrzeuge ein internationales Treffen zur Verleihung einer Reihe von Preisen in...


Mar 23, 2017, 09:15 ET Keep America Beautiful Crowns 2016 Recycle-Bowl Champion

Bon Air Elementary School of Kokomo, Indiana, was crowned today as the national champion of Keep America Beautiful's Recycle-Bowl, the national...


Mar 23, 2017, 07:05 ET New International Gas Union Report Highlights Significant Role of LNG in Cleaner Marine Transport

- IGU calls on G20 Governments to prioritise reductions in marine emission levels - One large container ship produces same amount of sulphur...


Mar 23, 2017, 04:00 ET TEPCO Seeking Partners to Develop Innovative Technology for Use at Fukushima and across Its Range of Businesses

TEPCO, the owner of the damaged Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, is seeking to expand its technology collaboration with partners in the...