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01:44 ETEarth Overshoot Day 2018 is August 1

On August 1, Earth Overshoot Day will mark the date when humanity's annual demand on nature exceeds what Earth's ecosystems can renew this whole...


Jul 21, 2018, 16:08 ETNoble Profit Introduces BFlow Network, Token And Protocol To Improve Global Sustainability Reporting And Validation

Founder Amy Seidman among experts who will present blockchain solutions to support UN SDGs during meeting of United Nations environmental agencies...


Jul 20, 2018, 11:33 ETPFBC Issues Alert to Contain Invasive Species in Lehigh County

After confirming the presence of the aquatic invasive species (AIS) known as New Zealand Mudsnail (Potamopyrgus antipodarium) in Little Lehigh Creek, ...


Jul 19, 2018, 14:59 ETLa Fundación de Parques Nacionales invierte más de $500,000 en los Caminos Nacionales y Ríos Salvajes y Paisajísticos de los Estados Unidos

En celebración del 50 aniversario de los sistemas de Caminos Nacionales y Ríos Nacionales Salvajes y Paisajísticos en 2018, la Fundación de Parques...


Jul 19, 2018, 08:30 ETCarnival Corporation Releases 2017 Sustainability Report, Meets Goal to Reduce Carbon Footprint Ahead of Schedule

Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, today released its eighth annual sustainability...


Jul 18, 2018, 11:04 ETLa GOS de 2018 celebró con éxito un futuro compartido para la humanidad

La segunda edición de la Cumbre Global del Océano (Global Ocean Summit, o GOS 2018), organizada conjuntamente por el Laboratorio Nacional de Ciencia...


Jul 17, 2018, 12:49 ETFlow-Tech Systems Helps Apple Industry Control Scale and Reduce Bacteria

Flow-Tech Systems' chemical-free solution for scale and microbiological control is proving beneficial to the apple growing, storage, and packaging...


Jul 17, 2018, 04:52 ETLos embajadores de World Life Experience desarrollan trabajos sociales en el mundo

Los embajadores Arianny Orellanes, de Florida (Estados Unidos), America Pastor Catalan, de Madrid, Hugo Piñón, de Galicia, Gemma Longoria, de...


Jul 17, 2018, 02:00 ETDie Botschafter der World Life Experience entwickeln soziale Arbeit rund um die Welt

Die Botschafter Arianny Orellanes aus Florida (USA), America Pastor Catalan aus Madrid, Hugo Piñón aus Galizien, Gemma Longoria aus Asturien...


Jul 17, 2018, 02:00 ETWorld Life Experience Ambassadors Develop Social Work in the World

Ambassadors Arianny Orellanes from Florida(USA), America Pastor Catalan from Madrid, Hugo Piñón from Galicia, Gemma Longoria from Asturias(Spain),...


Jul 17, 2018, 02:00 ETEmbajadores de World Life Experience desarrollan trabajo social en el Mundo

Los embajadores Arianny Orellanes de Florida (EE. UU.), América Pastor Catalan de Madrid, Hugo Piñón de Galicia, Gemma Longoria de Asturias (España), ...


Jul 17, 2018, 02:00 ETWorld Life Experience Ambassadors Develop Social Work in the World

Ambassadors Arianny Orellanes from Florida(USA), America Pastor Catalan from Madrid, Hugo Piñón from Galicia, Gemma Longoria from Asturias(Spain),...


Jul 17, 2018, 02:00 ETLes ambassadeurs World Life Experience développent le travail social à travers le monde

Les ambassadeurs Arianny Orellanes de Floride (États-Unis), America Pastor Catalan de Madrid, Hugo Piñón de Galice, Gemma Longoria d'Asturias...


Jul 17, 2018, 02:00 ETEmbaixadores do World Life Experience desenvolvem trabalho social no Mundo

Os embaixadores Arianny Orellanes da Flórida (EUA), América Pastor Catalan de Madrid, Hugo Piñón da Galiza, Gemma Longoria das Astúrias (Espanha),...


Jul 17, 2018, 02:00 ETEmbaixadores do World Life Experience desenvolvem trabalho social no Mundo

Os embaixadores Arianny Orellanes da Flórida (EUA), América Pastor Catalan de Madrid, Hugo Piñón da Galiza, Gemma Longoria das Astúrias (Espanha),...


Jul 17, 2018, 00:30 ETBallard-Powered El Dorado Fuel Cell Electric Buses Ready to Deliver Zero-Emission Transit Throughout California

VANCOUVER and ALTOONA, PA, July 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLDP) today announced that El Dorado National fuel...


Jul 16, 2018, 16:11 ETMarshall Island Residents To Have Clean Drinking Water Access

15,000 outer Marshall Island residents will have access to clean drinking water through 3,000 water filters and training provided by Sawyer...


Jul 16, 2018, 14:07 ETBonjur Brasil: a arte da arquitetura sustentável pelas mãos de Fanny Crouzet da Domingos de Arquitetura

Fanny Crouzet arquiteta de 26 anos, nasceu em Paris onde viveu por 21 anos (até a pouco tempo), antes de realizar um sonho antigo de morar no Brasil. ...


Jul 16, 2018, 11:30 ETFXTM Brand Ambassador Lewis Pugh Begins the Long Swim

On 12 July, 2018, FXTM presented the start of the Long Swim - UN Patron of the Oceans and FXTM Brand Ambassador Lewis Pugh's monumental challenge,...


Jul 16, 2018, 08:00 ETMicrosoft and National Geographic form AI for Earth Innovation Grant partnership

On Monday, Microsoft Corp. and National Geographic announced a new partnership to advance scientific exploration and research on critical...


Jul 16, 2018, 06:20 ETWar on Plastic Waste Boosts Composite Prime Sales

Composite Prime® says demand for its decking and fencing ranges made from the latest composite technology has soared as consumers shun plastic....


Jul 16, 2018, 06:20 ETWar on Plastic Waste Boosts Composite Prime Sales

Composite Prime® says demand for its decking and fencing ranges made from the latest composite technology has soared as consumers shun plastic....


Jul 13, 2018, 12:21 ETSoCalGas to Award $100,000 in Grants to Fund Climate Adaptation and Resiliency Planning

SoCalGas today announced it will award grants of $50,000 each to two municipalities to support local planning efforts to prepare for climate-change...


Jul 13, 2018, 04:03 ETRafting Season on Colorado's Arkansas River Remains Strong

Run, river, run... That's exactly what the Arkansas River is busy doing, even in what is perceived as a particularly dry season. Water levels are...


Jul 11, 2018, 04:55 ETBacardi And Lonely Whale Team Up To Ensure #TheFutureDoesntSuck

Family-owned Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, and Lonely Whale, the award-winning non-profit dedicated to...