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Thursday, Jun 1, 2017 at 03:24 PM EDT

SEPTA Extending Regional Rail Line, Improving PTC

SEPTA Extending Regional Rail Line, Improving PTC

SEPTA is getting millions to extend regional rail service in Delaware County.

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 09:04 PM EDT
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Plastic Bag Ban Minimizes Carbon Footprint

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Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 at 09:00 PM EDT

Green Initiatives of Top Companies

Green Initiatives of Top Companies

In honor of Earth Week, NBC looked at 5 of the most valuable companies to see what kind of green initiatives they are engaged in.

Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017 at 09:26 PM EDT

From Your Recycle Bin to China: 360 Recycling Plant Tour

From Your Recycle Bin to China: 360 Recycling Plant Tour

What really happens to your recycling? Take a 360 video tour of the Burbank Recycle Center to see what happens to your recyclable waste and learn how you can be a more eco-friendly consumer.

Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017 at 11:56 AM EDT

There's a Farm Inside This Shipping Container in South Jersey

There's a Farm Inside This Shipping Container in South Jersey

You can grow quality food anywhere. This shipping container farm proves it. Hoping to bring fresh food to communities who need them the most, a trio of Millennials from South Jersey formed Homegrown Farms....

Thursday, Jan 26, 2017 at 09:45 AM EST

Jersey Shore Towns Criminalize Balloon Releases

Jersey Shore Towns Criminalize Balloon Releases

Atlantic City has joined several other Jersey Shore towns in criminalizing the outdoor release of helium balloons as a way to better protect the environment.

Tuesday, Jan 24, 2017 at 09:04 PM EST

Badlands National Park's Climate Change Tweets Deleted

Badlands National Park's Climate Change Tweets Deleted

The Twitter account for the Badlands National Park in South Dakota published a series of tweets Tuesday on climate change. A few hours later, the tweets were deleted.

Monday, Jan 23, 2017 at 05:40 AM EST

Trump's Victory Creates Uncertainty for Wind and Solar Power

Trump's Victory Creates Uncertainty for Wind and Solar Power

President Donald Trump has disputed climate change, pledged a revival of coal and disparaged wind power, and his nominee to head the Energy Department was once highly skeptical of the agency's value. What...

Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017 at 07:01 AM EST

Ex-Governors: NJ Needs to Make Environment a Priority

Ex-Governors: NJ Needs to Make Environment a Priority

Two former New Jersey governors have partnered on a campaign urging the Garden State's next leader to make the environment a priority after assuming office.

Thursday, Dec 22, 2016 at 07:02 AM EST

Look to States, Companies if Trump Shifts on the Environment

Look to States, Companies if Trump Shifts on the Environment

Next year, even if President-elect Donald Trump does try to save the environmentally retrograde coal industry as promised, Google will be heading in the opposite direction — buying enough wind and solar...

 

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