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We Can’t Ignore the Health Impacts of Climate Change (Part 1)

February 24, 2017 by The Dirt ASLA

Aedes aegypti mosquito, a carrier of the Zika virus / James Gathany / CDCThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) organized a three-day conference on climate and health. As the Trump administration took power, the conference was abruptly...[read more]

3 Ways Green Business Initiatives Can Save Companies Money

February 23, 2017 by Brooke Chaplan

Going green doesn't just benefit the environment. Green initiatives can save companies money, reduce their carbon footprint, and greatly improve their reputation.[read more]

California lawmaker proposes to raise renewables mandate to 100% by 2045

February 23, 2017 by Utility Dive

A bill, SB 584, introduced in the California legislature last week would increase the state’s current 50%-by-2030 renewables mandate to 100% by 2045.[read more]

Report: Trump executive orders to target Clean Power Plan, coal production, water rules

February 22, 2017 by Utility Dive

Following several media reports that the new Trump administration has been preparing to roll back energy and environmental restrictions put in place by President Obama[read more]

Using Urban Diaries in Times of City Change

February 22, 2017 by Chuck Wolfe

Almost 50 years ago, thanks to Kevin Lynch, Jane Jacobs and many others, the Parisian flâneur tradition of “looking around” cities became a central aspect of academic inquiry about, and activist response to, urban change.In the changing city of...[read more]

Feds delay $650M grant for CA rail electrification project

February 21, 2017 by Construction Dive

California commuter rail agency Caltrain will have to wait a little bit longer to find out if the Federal Transit Administration will come through with a $647 million grant to help it electrify a San Francisco Bay Area train system[read more]

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Eco-Internet: 5 Ways Energy Efficiency Can Be Promoted Online

February 23, 2017 by Dixie Somers

In this day and age, most people understand the importance of being eco-friendly. However, they may not realize how many different options are at their disposal.[read more]