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Friday, Oct 14, 2016 at 07:37 AM EDT

Climate Action Group Gets 80K Millennials Registered to Vote

Climate Action Group Gets 80K Millennials Registered to Vote

Nearly 80,000 new millennial voters could be making their vote count in the upcoming presidential election.

Thursday, Sep 1, 2016 at 07:13 AM EDT

Pope Calls for New Work of Mercy: Care for Environment

Pope Calls for New Work of Mercy: Care for Environment

Pope Francis is proposing adding care for the environment to the traditional, Gospel-inspired seven works of mercy that Christians are called to perform. Francis made the proposal in a message Thursday to mark...

Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016 at 06:58 AM EDT

Obama to Open Conservation Tour in Lake Tahoe and Hawaii

Obama to Open Conservation Tour in Lake Tahoe and Hawaii

President Barack Obama is opening a two-day environmental tour aimed at showcasing conservation efforts before traveling to Asia, where climate change is high on the agenda for his final trip to the region. In...

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 07:34 AM EDT

Tesla CEO Musk Unveils 'Master Plan': Trucks, Buses and Small SUV

Tesla CEO Musk Unveils 'Master Plan': Trucks, Buses and Small SUV

Electric car maker Tesla Motors is working on multiple new vehicles, including heavy trucks and buses that could be unveiled as early as next year. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the Palo Alto-based company also...

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 06:42 AM EDT

College Students Build Oyster Habitat

College Students Build Oyster Habitat

Students from Stockton University will construct an oyster reef in Little Egg Harbor Bay, the goal is to increase the oyster population.

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 05:24 AM EDT

Push for More Urban Gardens

Push for More Urban Gardens

State officials are hoping more urban gardeners in Delaware will see the fruits, and vegetables, of their labor.

Friday, Jun 10, 2016 at 12:01 PM EDT

Breaking Ground on Trail Connecting NE Philly Neighborhoods

Breaking Ground on Trail Connecting NE Philly Neighborhoods

"Green space is extremely important." Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney joined others to break ground on the K&T Trail to connect the Tacony and Wissinoming neighborhoods.

Tuesday, Jun 7, 2016 at 11:37 PM EDT

Congress Sends Obama Bill to Regulate Toxic Chemicals

Congress Sends Obama Bill to Regulate Toxic Chemicals

The bill is named after the late Sen. Frank Lautenberg, a New Jersey Democrat who worked for years to fix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013.

Friday, May 20, 2016 at 10:14 AM EDT

New Water Stations Expand Along Kelly Drive

New Water Stations Expand Along Kelly Drive

Philadelphia unveils a new network of public water stations along Kelly Drive as the city celebrates the 90th Stotesbury Cup Regatta.

Thursday, Apr 21, 2016 at 09:24 AM EDT

SEPTA Buses Go Green

SEPTA Buses Go Green

Next spring SEPTA will debut electric buses on certain routes.

 

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