Latest Global Green USA Stories

2011-03-02 10:43:00

NEW YORK, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This year, Pureology is pleased to present Global Green USA's Green School Makeover Competition. From March 1 - September 30, 2011, a parent, teacher, student or individual, can nominate any K - 12 public, private or charter school they think deserves a Green School Makeover. One school will win a "green makeover" and four finalist schools will win $2,500 for their sustainable upgrades. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110302/NY57806...

2010-04-26 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental Charter High School (ECHS), in Lawndale, CA, was recently named one of six finalists in President Obama's 'Race to the Top' High School Commencement Challenge. To kickoff the next round of the contest, ECHS invites Californians and the country to watch the compelling student-created videos and cast their vote at the White House web site beginning today. Voting is live from 8:00a.m. EDT, Monday, April 26, 2010 through Thursday, April 29,...

2009-11-09 12:23:00

ATLANTA, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Alternative Apparel, the industry-leading lifestyle fashion and apparel brand, announced today its plans for a philanthropic campaign benefiting the national environmental nonprofit organization Global Green USA. To kick off the campaign, Alternative has added a new "Think Earth" t-shirt to its fashion-forward collection, for which 100 percent of the net proceeds will benefit Global Green. Encouraging individuals to make a difference with what they wear,...

2008-09-25 12:00:37

To: ENERGY EDITORS Contact: PG&E News Department, +1-415-973-5930 SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Participating in the West Coast Green conference today, Pacific Gas and Electric Company announced two initiatives which will help communities in its northern and central California service area achieve LEED(R) certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. The utility is partnering with Global Green USA and Habitat for Humanity International to build LEED-certified...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.