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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...


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...


Mar 22, 2017, 23:02 ET QNLM contribue à la gestion du brouillard

L'étude intitulée Weather Conditions Conducive to Beijing Severe Haze More Frequent under Climate Change (les conditions météorologiques...


Mar 22, 2017, 17:17 ET QNLM leistet bedeutenden Beitrag zu Smog-Management

Witterungsbedingungen verstärken Pekings gravierenden und – klimawandelbedingt – zunehmenden Smog. Am 20. März wurde online eine Studie zu...


Mar 22, 2017, 15:30 ET IBM and Dublin City University Water Institute Collaborate to Advance Internet of Things Research for Water Management

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced with the Dublin City University (DCU) Water Institute a collaborative research pilot to leverage Internet of Things...


Mar 22, 2017, 11:57 ET Camp BKB: An Earth Day Festival

A festival to save the world..... Brooklyn Boulders, an indoor rock-climbing and mixed-use lifestyle facility is hosting a 3-day festival at...


Mar 22, 2017, 09:45 ET James M. Cox Foundation Donates $1 Million to Support American Rivers

In celebration of World Water Day, the James M. Cox Foundation announced a $1 million grant to support the efforts of American Rivers to protect...


Mar 22, 2017, 09:17 ET QNLM Contributes to Haze Management

Weather Conditions Conducive to Beijing Severe Haze More Frequent under Climate Change was published online by Nature Climate Change on March 20....


Mar 22, 2017, 05:00 ET Stephen McCaffrey, Trailblazer in International Water Law, Wins 2017 Stockholm Water Prize

Professor Stephen McCaffrey, USA, is named 2017 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for his unparalleled contribution to the evolution and progressive...


Mar 22, 2017, 05:00 ET Stephen McCaffrey, pionero en derecho internacional del agua, gana el 2017 Stockholm Water Prize

El Profesor Stephen McCaffrey, Estados Unidos, nominado con el 2017 Stockholm Water Prize por su contribución sin precedentes a la evolución y...


Mar 22, 2017, 05:00 ET Stephen McCaffrey, pionnier du droit international de l'eau, remporte le Stockholm Water Prize 2017

Le professeur Stephen McCaffrey, des États-Unis, a été désigné lauréat du Stockholm Water Prize 2017 pour sa contribution inégalée à l'évolution...


Mar 22, 2017, 05:00 ET Stephen McCaffrey, Pionier des internationalen Wasserrechts, ist Preisträger des Stockholm Water Prize 2017

Professor Stephen McCaffrey, USA, ist der Preisträger 2017 des Stockholm Water Prize für seinen einzigartigen Beitrag zur Entwicklung und...