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Philly's Bike Share Program Gets Going
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Philly's Bike Share Program Gets Going

Philadelphia's bike share program is finally rolling. Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Bag Fee Possible in Philly Stores

Bag Fee Possible in Philly Stores

A Philadelphia lawmaker would like to charge you an extra nickel to take that paper or plastic shopping bag. Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Montco Launches Bike Share on Trails

Montco Launches Bike Share on Trails

Bicycle, bicycle, want to ride a bicycle? Well you now can along Montgomery County trails even if you don’t own... Read »

Apr 22, 2015
More New Jersey Homes, Businesses Using Solar Panels

More New Jersey Homes, Businesses Using Solar Panels

The number of solar panel installations in New Jersey may have hit the 34 thousand mark based on state Board of... Watch »

Apr 22, 2015
EPA Debuts New Interactive Park Bench

EPA Debuts New Interactive Park Bench

The new bench will be at the Independence National Historic Park starting Tuesday and will be able to monitor air... Watch »

Apr 21, 2015

"Angry Birds" to Release Earth Day Game Level

Game developers at Rovio Entertainment are announcing plans to create an in-game experience about climate change. Read »

Apr 21, 2015
Del. Service Week Ends with River Cleaning

Del. Service Week Ends with River Cleaning

Delaware's Brandywine and Christina rivers will get some much need tlc Saturday as volunteers are set to clean the... Watch »

Apr 18, 2015
Middle School Recognized for Helping the Environment

Middle School Recognized for Helping the Environment

The Henry C. Beck Middle School in Cherry Hill was awarded a giant check for $5000 for an environmental project the... Watch »

Apr 15, 2015
SEPTA to Green 69th Street Terminal

SEPTA to Green 69th Street Terminal

Improvements and green initiatives are coming to one of the Philadelphia region’s busiest public transportation... Watch »

Apr 13, 2015
Want to Save Coral Reefs? First, Save the Fish: Study

Want to Save Coral Reefs? First, Save the Fish: Study

A new study has found that more fish may be the answer to saving coral reefs, NBC News reported. Read »

Apr 8, 2015
Thinning the Herd: Deer Hunt Canceled in Pa Park

Thinning the Herd: Deer Hunt Canceled in Pa Park

New Castle County has canceled a deer hunt planned for next week in a Rockland public park after neighbors raised... Read »

Apr 3, 2015
$11M Plan to Spruce Up Fairmount Park

$11M Plan to Spruce Up Fairmount Park

The tracks have been silent and the weeds have been growing for three decades, but a plan to transform a rusty... Watch »

Mar 16, 2015
8th-Annual Philly Spring Cleanup Coming

8th-Annual Philly Spring Cleanup Coming

Philadelphia leaders spoke of plans for the Watch »

Mar 13, 2015
400 Gallons of Oil Spill Into Delaware River

400 Gallons of Oil Spill Into Delaware River

Hundreds of gallons of oil that spilled into the Delaware River earlier this week washed up in New Jersey Tuesday. Watch »

Mar 10, 2015

"It's a Completely Different World": Antartica's Scientists Study...

Scientists say the pristine, undisturbed icy continent can help us understand the early Earth — and where we might... Watch »

Feb 20, 2015
City Removes Trees Ahead of Destructive Beetle's Arrival

City Removes Trees Ahead of Destructive Beetle's Arrival

The Philadelphia Department of Parks and Recreations is starting to chop down the city's ash trees in preparation... Read »

Jan 21, 2015
Is Philly the Greenest City in America?

Is Philly the Greenest City in America?

During his 2008 inaugural address, Mayor Michael Nutter set a lofty goal: make Philadelphia the greenest city in... Read »

Jan 13, 2015
South Jersey Mayor to Visit Arctic on Climate Change Expedition

South Jersey Mayor to Visit Arctic on Climate Change Expedition

A southern New Jersey mayor plans to help lead an expedition to the Arctic next year to have a first-hand look at... Read »

Jan 11, 2015
New Jersey Bills Aim to Tackle Waste, Combat Hunger

New Jersey Bills Aim to Tackle Waste, Combat Hunger

Estimates put the amount of food wasted in the U.S. at about 40 percent — even as millions of people go hungry. Some Read »

Dec 31, 2014
Philly Fed Burning Cash to Power Homes

Philly Fed Burning Cash to Power Homes

It may be the only time you’d want to see cash go up in flames. Watch »

Dec 31, 2014
 

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