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Rock the Earth with your favorite band


Calling all music-lovers and concertgoers! Get to know Rock The Earth, an organization that works with the music industry and its fans on concerns over public lands, air and water. Founded in 2002, Rock The Earth is a nationwide, non-profit organization that you’ll find at some of the biggest concerts and musical festivals during the […]

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20 cities honored for reducing greenhouse gas emissions

Pittsburgh achieved Milestone Five for monitoring and verifying the results of its efforts to reduce GHG emissions. (Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce)

These cities and counties achieved milestones set by ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability USA

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Green Power Community Challenge


EPA issues challenge to communities across the country to use more renewable energy

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USGBC announces national finalists of the 2010 Natural Talent Design Competition


USGBC 2010 Natural Talent finalists’ designs

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Zerofootprint unveils winners in 2010 Building Re-Skinning Awards


Building re-skinning winners show how older buildings can be energy efficient.

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New book investigates why people live off-grid

Off the Grid, by Nick Rosen

Nick Rosen meets folks who live off-grid in his new book, Off the Grid.

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What the FSC label means

The FSC stamp

A product bearing the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) seal originates from a well-managed forest.

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Solar Decathlon: University teams take on solar design

The winner! The high-tech home designed by Technische Universitat Darmstadt used louvers on the doors and windows with embedded solar panels.

Solar Decathlon: German school upsets defending champs

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