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16:05 ET Westport Fuel Systems Provides Economical Environmental Solutions

~ Supports new standards for greenhouse gas emissions & fuel efficiency ~ VANCOUVER, Aug. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Fuel Systems...


12:00 ET Knights of Columbus Helps Louisiana Respond to Horrific Flooding

 The Knights of Columbus has taken a leadership role in assisting those affected by flooding in and around Baton Rouge, providing both active...


11:07 ET ITO EN Makes FORTUNE Magazine's "Change The World List 2016"

 ITO EN, the world's leading green tea beverage company was ranked #18 by FORTUNE Magazine's "50 Companies That Are Changing The World". The...


08:18 ET PTM Images Develops Closed-Loop Recycling Production

 PTM Images®, a leading manufacturer of home décor and furnishings, announces the completion of its new polystyrene recycling...


08:18 ET PTM Images ha desarrollado un programa de reciclaje de circuito cerrado

 PTM Images®, Lider en la fabricación de Articulos de Decoracion y Muebles, anuncia la finalización de su nueva planta de...


08:18 ET PTM Images ha desarrollado un programa de reciclaje de circuito cerrado

 PTM Images®, Lider en la fabricación de Articulos de Decoracion y Muebles, anuncia la finalización de su nueva planta de...


Aug 22, 2016, 18:13 ET Departments of Health and Environmental Protection Conduct Tabletop Exercise to Help Bolster Pennsylvania's Zika Preparedness and Response Planning

The departments of Health and Environmental Protection today participated in a tabletop exercise aimed at bolstering the commonwealth's ability to...


Aug 22, 2016, 15:42 ET HITN-TV explora el lado salvaje de la naturaleza con programación especial para celebrar National Wildlife Day

HITN-TV la señal de TV que ofrece contenido educativo y de entretenimiento a las audiencias hispanas de los Estados Unidos, celebrará el...


Aug 22, 2016, 14:51 ET HITN Explores the Wild Side of Nature with Special Programming to Celebrate National Wildlife Day

HITN-TV, the network that provides entertaining programing that aims to educate the U.S. Hispanic audience, will celebrate National Wildlife Day on...


Aug 22, 2016, 10:00 ET Sullivan Solar Power Voted Best Solar Company in San Diego

 A new poll released by the San Diego Union-Tribune listed locally-based Sullivan Solar Power as the top solar power company in San Diego. San...


Aug 19, 2016, 15:20 ET Red Cross Work in Louisiana Just Beginning; Donations needed; Relief could cost at least $30 million

 A week after devastating flooding hit Louisiana, the American Red Cross continues to provide shelter, food and comfort to thousands of people...


Aug 19, 2016, 09:50 ET Georgia-Pacific To Donate $50,000 For Louisiana Flood Relief And Match Employee Contributions Up To $50,000 More

Georgia-Pacific today announced it has contributed $50,000 to the Baton Rouge Area Foundation Flood Relief Fund for southeast Louisiana flood...


Aug 18, 2016, 17:30 ET Honeywell UOP Introduces Range Of New Hydrotreating Catalysts, Expanding Offerings To Support Production Of Cleaner-Burning Gasoline And Diesel

 Honeywell (NYSE: HON) UOP today announced that it is introducing an expanded portfolio of new hydrotreating catalysts used to remove...


Aug 18, 2016, 16:58 ET El Paso Electric Settlement to Drop Solar Demand Charges Part of Growing Trend

Today, the Texas Public Utilities Commission approved a settlement supported by El Paso Electric, the Office of Public Utility Counsel, Energy...


Aug 18, 2016, 14:17 ET Shot Glass Films' Commercial For CO2 Solutions Airs During Rio 2016 Olympic Games

 In "Industrial Evolution," the latest work by Shot Glass Films, Canadian publicly traded cleantech firm CO2 Solutions, Inc. (TSX-V:CST)...


Aug 17, 2016, 18:06 ET Despite Significant Discouragement, Pipeline Opponents Turn Out In Full Force For FERC Meetings On Proposed PennEast Project

 Several hundred citizens, affected homeowners, and elected officials came out to oppose the proposed PennEast pipeline this week at six...


Aug 17, 2016, 12:39 ET Three Countries Trying To Save The Monarch Butterfly

In June of this year, President Obama met with Mexico's President Enrique Peña Nieto and Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to discuss...


Aug 17, 2016, 08:02 ET CH2M Continues Next Phase of Work on Thames Estuary Asset Management 2100 Programme

 CH2M recently agreed to its second annual programme of work with the Environment Agency on the Thames Estuary Asset Management 2100 Programme...


Aug 17, 2016, 03:00 ET World Design Capital Taipei 2016 Plans Packed October for World's Design Devotees and Designers

On the agenda for October are four major events in the World Design Capital® (WDC) Taipei 2016 program of International Signature Events: the...


Aug 16, 2016, 14:59 ET Achates Power Endorses EPA Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standards

 Achates Power has endorsed the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) standard, released today, on "Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emission and Fuel...


Aug 16, 2016, 13:59 ET La campaña Doctores por la Salud del Clima de la Asociación Estadounidense del Pulmón en California sostiene que el cambio climático está empeorando la crisis en la calidad del aire de California

Decenas de doctores de toda California han unido fuerzas para declarar que la calidad del aire de nuestro estado se encuentra en estado...


Aug 16, 2016, 11:00 ET GUESS Partners With Cotton Incorporated's Blue Jeans Go Green™ Program By Launching A Denim Recycling Campaign This Fall

GUESS, the global lifestyle brand famous for its iconic ad campaigns and trend setting denim, is proud to partner with Cotton Incorporated's Blue...


Aug 16, 2016, 10:00 ET American Lung Association in California's Doctors for Climate Health Campaign says Climate Change is Worsening California's Air Quality Crisis

Dozens of doctors from around California have joined forces to declare that our state's air quality is in critical condition and action must be...


Aug 16, 2016, 08:00 ET MENAJI Advanced Men's Skincare Supports 7th Annual Thirst Project Gala 2016

 MENAJI Advanced Men's Skincare made a splash this year into the world of water scarcity awareness joining hundreds of organizations and...


Aug 15, 2016, 11:34 ET Ameren Missouri Pilots Electric Vehicle Charging Corridor for I-70 Connecting Jefferson City and St. Louis

For Missouri electric vehicle drivers thinking about a longer road trip, planning where to charge – if there's a place at all – can be...