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May 08, 2020, 13:44 ET Earthx2020 Presents EarthxLaw: Law and Policy Symposium 2020

EarthxLaw was presented on Earth Day and streamed virtually at Earthx2020 in partnership with the National Geographic Society. The conference...


May 08, 2020, 08:43 ET E8 Unveils Decarbon8-US, a New Philanthropic Impact Fund to Democratize and Amplify Investment in Cleantech Startups

E8, an angel investor community committed to cleantech in support of both profit and ecological sustainability, unveiled today Decarbon8-US, a...


May 08, 2020, 07:00 ET Pan American Silver Releases 2019 Sustainability Report

VANCOUVER, May 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Pan American Silver Corp. (NASDAQ: PAAS) (TSX: PAAS) ("Pan American") is pleased to release its 2019...


May 07, 2020, 16:01 ET CA Oil Well Permits Under Gov. Newsom Outpace First Quarter Last Year In Loss For Public Health, Consumer Watchdog and FracTracker Alliance Report

As the Covid-19 pandemic unfolded, new oil well permits under Gov. Gavin Newsom rose 7.8% in the first quarter of 2020 through April 4, compared to...


May 06, 2020, 12:26 ET Le WSSCC devient le Fonds pour l'assainissement et l'hygiène

Le Comité de pilotage du Conseil de concertation pour l'approvisionnement en eau et l'assainissement (WSSCC) a pris une décision qui fera date lundi, ...


May 06, 2020, 10:00 ET Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions Launches Clean Energy Forward Campaign to Spur Job Growth and Revive Economy

Today, Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions (CRES), a conservative organization advancing clean energy policies, announced the launch of a major ...


May 06, 2020, 08:42 ET WSSCC Approved to Become the Sanitation and Hygiene Fund

The Steering Committee of the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) took a landmark decision on Monday by approving WSSCC's new...


May 05, 2020, 11:00 ET Earthx2020 Presents: Island Resilience Forum

The Island Resilience Forum at Earthx2020 convened heads of state, diplomats, researchers, poets and activists from around the world to engage in...


May 05, 2020, 08:05 ET New energyOrbit Energy Efficiency Impact Report Reveals Families, Businesses Realize Energy, Cost Savings

A new energyOrbit Energy Efficiency Impact Report unveils the energy and cost savings for residents and businesses by aggregating data from its...


May 04, 2020, 11:33 ET /R E P E A T -- Webinar - Update on Restricted Materials/

Excerpts from Claigan's Quarterly Updates Service OTTAWA, April 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - On 6 May 2020, Claigan Environmental Inc. (www.claigan.com)...


May 04, 2020, 10:23 ET Study Confirms Dramatic Impacts of Poultry Ammonia Emissions on Chesapeake Bay

Bion Environmental Technologies, Inc. (OTC QB: BNET), a developer of advanced livestock waste treatment and resource recovery technology, announced...


May 04, 2020, 04:30 ET Creating Our Low Carbon Energy Future Together

The Energy Market Authority today announced "Creating Our Low Carbon Energy Future Together" as the theme for Singapore International Energy Week...


May 01, 2020, 15:33 ET Dominion Energy Virginia Quadruples Renewable Energy and Energy Storage in Long-Term Integrated Resource Plan

In just one year, Dominion Energy Virginia has quadrupled the amount of solar and wind generation in its 15-year, long-term integrated resource plan...


May 01, 2020, 13:30 ET International Respect For Chickens Day Celebrates Compassion for Chickens

MACHIPONGO, Va., May 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – On May 4, animal advocates celebrate International Respect for Chickens Day. Launched by United Poultry...


May 01, 2020, 11:00 ET EarthxFilm 2020 Announces Filmmaker Awards

EarthxFilm, presented by EarthX, announced this year's filmmaker award winners and grant recipients, and gave away $20,000 in a virtual presentation...


Apr 29, 2020, 15:16 ET Conservation Groups Challenge EPA's Gutting of Clean Water Protections in Federal Court

Conservation groups today challenged in federal court the administration's effort to gut clean water protections from wetlands and streams that feed...


Apr 29, 2020, 11:54 ET Earthx2020 Presents EarthxCities: Urban Resilience after the Pandemic

EarthxCities presented at Earthx2020 explored the role of cities at the forefront of climate resiliency, as urban residents collectively face the...


Apr 29, 2020, 10:03 ET Webinar - Update on Restricted Materials

Excerpts from Claigan's Quarterly Updates Service OTTAWA, April 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - On 6 May 2020, Claigan Environmental Inc. (www.claigan.com)...


Apr 29, 2020, 08:15 ET Scania's Science Based Targets are now Approved

As the first major manufacturer of heavy commercial vehicles, Scania's far-reaching climate targets have officially been approved by the Science...


Apr 28, 2020, 09:00 ET Dia da Educa??o: A importancia de falar sobre meio ambiente no Ensino Fundamental

O meio ambiente é uma temática potente para preparar crian?as e adolescentes. Por isso, integrar o assunto ao planejamento pedagógico do Ensino...


Apr 28, 2020, 07:58 ET New Duke Energy reports show progress toward ambitious climate and sustainability goals

Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) today released a pair of data-driven reports outlining the company's recent accomplishments and path to advance its critical...


Apr 24, 2020, 14:45 ET Finalists for 2020 Keeling Curve Prize announced during Earth Optimism Summit

Finalists for the 2020 Keeling Curve Prize include projects that turn carbon dioxide into stone, bring solar energy to rural Africa, help people get...


Apr 23, 2020, 15:00 ET More Recycling Introduces Circularity in Action: The Recycling Market Development Platform

How do we fix a struggling recycling system? More Recycling (MORE) is launching a Recycling Market Development Platform on April 30, 2020. The...


Apr 23, 2020, 12:01 ET Whalar Launches The Change Collective, A Purpose-Led Creator Marketplace

Recognizing the power and impact of creative influence to drive broad global change, influencer marketing agency Whalar today launched The Change...


Apr 23, 2020, 09:00 ET Kraton Achieves EcoVadis Gold-Level Sustainability Rating

Kraton Corporation (NYSE: KRA), a leading global sustainable producer of specialty polymers and high-value biobased products derived from pine wood...