Earth Day Newswire

Earth Day Newswire

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  1. We should walk the talk on historic climate change dealRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... the Africa region to reach that Agreement. So, when the Agreement was opened for signature on April 22, 2016, on Earth Day, at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, it was a rare opportunity to be present to witness Prime Minister Ruhakana ...

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  2. FHWA Proposes Bold Transportation Performance Measures to Reduce Carbon EmissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Perhaps only by coincidence, on April 22 - "Earth Day" - the Federal Highway Administration published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that, for the first time, would set performance measures for greenhouse gas emissions. The NPRM is the latest of a series of rulemakings to establish performance measures for state departments of transportation and Metropolitan Planning Organizations as mandated by the recently enacted Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act and the Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act.

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  3. Earth DayRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Downey Patriot

    Participants included children, high school students, and adults in a series of events that took place over the course of the Earth Day weekend. The kick-off event was held on Friday, April 22, at the Downey Public Library, where participants were treated to lessons on plants using actual dirt, plants, and soil.

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  4. View Press ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Earth Day 2016 : A new 1.6MW combined heat and power plant at Lakeridge Health Oshawa will power 42% of Lakeridge Health Oshawa's electrical needs. )--A new 1.6MW combined heat and power plant at Lakeridge Health Oshawa will power 42% of the hospital's electrical needs.

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  5. Millsboro officials host inaugural Earth Day celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Cape Gazette

    Local and state officials and representatives with the Nanticoke Indian Association gathered at Cupola Park April 22 for Millboro's first Earth Day celebration. The event included a traditional and native blessing of the Indian River, storytelling and input from elected officials regarding pollution and the need to preserve and protect natural resources.

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  6. Local Austin Furniture Company, World Interiors, Continues Its Commitment to the EnvironmentRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    World Interiors donated 5 percent of its gross sales on Earth Day to support environmentally-focused non-profit organizations and is named number 2 on the "10 Socially Responsible Companies to Support in Austin" list. As part of its commitment to set industry-leading standards for sustainable practices and design, World Interiors, an Austin-based eco-conscious furniture company that offers solid wood products, proudly announces that it was named number two on the "10 Socially Responsible Companies to Support in Austin" list as well as participated in the 2016 "Austin Give 5" campaign that took place on Earth Day, Friday, April 22. "We are committed to producing products that have low VOC finishes and that are allergen-free.

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  7. ATP Plants Five Millionth Tree with US Ambassador Richard MillsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Groong

    ... Director Lucineh Kassarjian and US Ambassador to Armenia Richard Mills, Jr. on April 22, which is celebrated as Earth Day around the world. "We had the honor of hosting Ambassador Mills at our nursery in Karin on Earth Day to join us in planting our ...

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  8. What Would Edmund Muskie Say about the Clean Power Plan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Townhall

    University of Notre Dame law professor John Copeland Nagle, an insightful commentator on environmental law and ethics, published an article on the Scientific American blog April 22 that harks back to comments by the original Earth Day's keynote speaker, Edmund Muskie. Muskie, who ran for vice president on Hubert Humphrey's ticket in 1968, was at the time "the leading environmentalist in Congress."

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  9. Bruins: VTA transit network needs to evolveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... for more people and a viable alternative to solo driving. We can't just let the responsibilities we recognize on Earth Day fade into memory until next April 22. Adding more frequent service comes with a cost, however, in the form of more funding or ...

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  10. ATRS Recycling Sets New Record for Advancing Earth Day Network's 3...Read the original story

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    The nation's fastest growing textile recycler participated in a record 23 events across 8 states during Earth Month to educate communities on the impact of clothing & shoe donations. ATRS Recycling fairies and mascots braved the April showers, thunderstorms and flood warnings that plagued the country last month to help Earth Day Network achieve its 2016 goal of 3 Billion Acts of Green .

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  11. GVS Students Lend 'Helping Hands' for Earth DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NewsLI.com

    On Friday, April 22, the Green Vale School participated in its annual Earth Day Kids Connect event with a series of "earth friendly" science based activities. The day began with grades 3-8 viewing a consciousness raising National Geographic film on global warming.

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    Wednesday | Horizon

    ... Director Lucineh Kassarjian and US Ambassador to Armenia Richard Mills, Jr. on April 22, which is celebrated as Earth Day around the world. "We had the honor of hosting Ambassador Mills at our nursery in Karin on Earth Day to join us in planting our ...

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  13. Earth Week Coloring Contest Winners AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | City of Montrose

    ... of Earth Week activities, including the winning coloring images, visit CityofMontrose.org/EarthWeek. International Earth Day is April 22. For more information about International Earth Day, visit EarthDay.org.

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  14. Student recyclersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Jamaica Observer

    ... bird houses, wind chimes, jewellery, and toys. It was the school's fourth annual science, held in observance of Earth Day, celebrated globally on April 22. The fair was dubbed "Nuh Dutty Up Jamaica", using the name of the Jamaica Environment Trust's ...

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  15. Memorial kindergartners take on sales project for Earth Day in BedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | UnionLeader.com

    ... interest in hunting them, the hunting season starting this weekend might hit record numbers. Working on their Earth Day project, seed hearts, are, at left, Ms. Brittain, Noah Berry and Emmett Wallace. In back are Ellie Muir and Devin Kasem, and at ...

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  16. Paris climate change pact will go further than previous deals: ExpertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: With 175 countries signing the Paris Agreement on Earth Day last month, experts are confident that the deal will see greater and more lasting momentum than previous pacts on climate change. Mr David Kiu, vice president of Global Sustainable Business Communications at Unilever, said the pact saw alignment across business, government and civil society "that the urgency of action is much clearer, and the steps and the concrete plans for implementation are much clearer".

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  17. Briefs: Lynnwood's Experience Momentum employees volunteer on Interurban trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | HeraldNet

    Experience Momentum employees spent Earth Day picking up trash, pulling weeds and planting new trees along three-miles of the Interurban trail. Lynnwood's Experience Momentum employees volunteer on Interurban trail On Earth Day, April 22, Experience Momentum Physical Therapy, Nutrition and Fitness in Lynnwood closed its doors for business but paid team members to volunteer with the City of Lynnwood by adopting a portion of the Interurban trail.

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  18. College students hold innovative events for International Earth DayRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2016 | Hastings Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. To celebrate Earth Day, which takes place on April 22, the students planned and organised a day of events to encourage their peers and wider community to be proactive when it comes to taking care of the planet.

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  19. My Turn/Bos: Apply triageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | The Recorder

    ... Le Bourget, north of Paris. No less than 175 countries signed the Paris Agreement on climate change on April 22, Earth Day. The agreement, the world's response to hotter temperatures, rising seas and other impacts of climate change, was hammered out ...

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  20. Album: 'A Brief Look at the Earth Day Festivities 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | The Coastal Courier

    The Liberty County YMCA held an Earth Day celebration Friday, April 22, 2016. Here's a brief look at the Earth Day festivities, before a storm came in.

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