Latest Environmental education Stories

2010-05-18 11:59:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ninety-five schools, universities, non-profit groups and conservation districts will receive more than $382,000 in Environmental Education grants for projects that will educate Pennsylvanians about important issues such as renewable energy, water conservation, air quality and climate change, Department of Environmental Protection Secretary John Hanger said today. "It's important that we make environmental education a life-long learning...

2010-05-11 08:00:00

TORRANCE, Calif., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota is continuing its legacy of promoting environmental education in schools and communities through the Toyota International Teacher Program. Twenty-six U.S.

2010-04-22 14:20:00

NEWARK, N.J., April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The PSEG Foundation has committed $605,000 for sustainability initiatives championed by Northeastern nonprofits.

2010-04-20 10:37:00

REDMOND, Wash., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The NEA Foundation presented Mike Town, a high school environmental science teacher at Redmond High School in Redmond, Wash., with its inaugural Green Prize in Public Education, which includes a $25,000 award and national recognition.

2010-04-16 15:23:00

WASHINGTON, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leading up to next week's 40th anniversary of Earth Day, the following are ten good reasons to keep Morocco in mind -- and visit online or in person -- to mark Global Earth Day. 1) Welcome to Morocco's capital, RABAT, one of six world cities selected by Earth Day as host for major events in celebration of the 40th anniversary of Global Earth Day -- along with Tokyo, Kolkata, Buenos Aires, Washington, DC, and New York City. 2) Solar energy from...

2010-04-12 09:30:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Piedmont Natural Gas (NYSE: PNY) today announced support for the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences' new Nature Research Center, currently under construction in Raleigh, through a $250,000 Environmental Grant from the Piedmont Natural Gas Foundation.

2010-04-08 08:50:00

BETHESDA, Md., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) today announced new green initiatives to reach its 140,000 employees, their families and communities.

2010-03-25 12:50:00

NEW YORK, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Earth Day Network and Zagwear today announced their collaboration on the launch of Earth Day Network's official online store in advance of Earth Day's 40th anniversary celebration on April 22.

2010-03-24 08:00:00

142-Point Evaluation Addresses Local Efforts on Climate Change, Sustainability and Environmental Health PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y., March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Grassroots Environmental Education, a non-profit organization, in partnership with the Pace University Academy for Applied Environmental Studies, announced today the results of a county-wide assessment of the efforts of towns and villages in Westchester County to address key environmental issues.

2010-03-22 09:34:00

Comparison of Conventional and Natural Methods Reveals Significant Cost Savings for Schools ALBANY, N.Y., March 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Grassroots Environmental Education, a non-profit environmental health organization, today released a report comparing the relative costs of maintaining a typical high school football field using a conventional (chemical) program and a natural (organic) program over a five-year period.

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