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Earth Day events around Arkansas

updated: 04/20/2010 12:45 p.m. Comments 8

Plan to celebrate the 40th Earth Day at one of these events around the state.

New business seeks to make moving green

posted: 04/20/2010 12:43 p.m. Discuss

Moving in central Arkansas? A new business rents reusable moving boxes and sells environmentally friendly packing supplies.

Entergy suggests going paper free

posted: 04/20/2010 12:05 p.m. Discuss

Entergy Arkansas is encouraging customers to “Go PaperFREE” for Earth Day, April 22.

Obama asks businesses to get behind climate bill

posted: 04/16/2010 4 p.m. Discuss

President Barack Obama wants business leaders to push Congress to pass long-stalled climate legislation awaiting action in the Senate.

Obama launches Great Outdoors initiative

posted: 04/16/2010 12:16 p.m. Discuss

President Barack Obama launched a new initiative Friday to conserve cherished land and encourage more Americans to enjoy the outdoors.

Students at Texas college to vote on environmental fee

posted: 04/14/2010 8:12 p.m. Discuss

University of North Texas students may be shelling out more green to make their school environmentally friendly. Students will vote April 19-23 on whether to pay a $5 green fee each semester to support environmental improvements and sustainability programs such as recycling and adding bike lanes. With an enrollment of about 36,000, the students expect to raise about $360,000 per year.

President urges individual action on Earth Day

posted: 04/13/2010 10:32 a.m. Discuss

President Barack Obama urged Americans to mark the 40th anniversary of Earth Day by taking action in their own lives to improve the environment.

Students dig into garden project

posted: 03/31/2010 2:27 p.m. Discuss

Students at Mabelvale Magnet Middle School learned their first lesson Wednesday as they dug into the site for the school’s new garden: It’s tough to push a shovel through Bermuda grass.

Democrats advance hotly contested climate bill

posted: 11/05/2009 8:56 a.m. Comment 1

Democrats have ignored a Republican boycott and pushed a climate bill through a key committee by a 10 to 1 vote.

Merkel calls for climate change deal on U.S. trip

posted: 11/03/2009 11:15 a.m. Comment 1

German Chancellor Angela Merkel marked the 20th anniversary of the opening of the Berlin Wall in a speech to Congress on Tuesday, exhorting the world to “overcome the walls of the 21st century” and reach a deal to combat global warming.

Businesses going Green Plus

posted: 10/29/2009 2:07 p.m. Discuss

The owner of the first Green Plus certified business in the state is proud of the designation.

Obama: U.S. 'determined to act' on climate change

posted: 09/22/2009 11:18 a.m. Discuss

President Barack Obama on Tuesday declared that the United States is a serious partner in combating global warming, telling world peers "we are determined to act."

Online energy database makes choosing green options easy

posted: 04/21/2009 12:07 p.m.

So you want to make the switch to green energy, but looking up info on solar technology is inducing flashbacks to high school science class, you're not sure what an REC is, and you haven't the faintest clue where to start looking for a green energy supplier in your community!

Tub time: Alternatives to commercial bathing products

posted: 04/21/2009 12:04 p.m.

Whether a daily ritual or an occasional luxury, there's no denying baths are all about pampering ourselves and revitalizing our bodies

How to: Green your video game system

posted: 04/21/2009 12:01 p.m.

The Natural Resources Defense Council came out with a report on video game systems recently






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