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Green Tip of the Day – Visit TVA’s EnergyRight.com

Green Tip of the Day – Visit TVA’s EnergyRight.com

The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), a  public power company that generates electricity across  seven states in the Southeast, has developed a comprehensive website to assist customers on their rising energy…

Ecotech: It Means Jobs

Ecotech: It Means Jobs

Special to The Green Register by Kyle Crider, Manager – Environmental Operations, Ecotech Institute “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it…

Athens State Joins TIOS As Higher Education Partner For Green Certification

Athens State Joins TIOS As Higher Education Partner For Green Certification

ATHENS, Ala.— Athens State University has announced a partnership with The Institute of Sustainability (TIOS), a green certification agreement to further the University’s ongoing efforts to promote environmental awareness and…

The Solar Gold Rush

The Solar Gold Rush

  Massachusetts is the new hot bed of ground based solar PV projects in the Northeast. The recent SolarREC carve out from the already aggressive Renewable Portfolio Standards, along with Municipal Net Metering, has…

Coca-Cola and Pepsi Agree to Target Factory Water Efficiency

Coca-Cola and Pepsi Agree to Target Factory Water Efficiency

According to GlobalAtlanta.com, Coca-Cola Co. joined rival soda maker Pepsi Co. in agreeing to set targets on factory water efficiency and has pledged $3.5 million towards sustainability efforts. Coke’s $3.5 million will…

Who’s Down With (More) MPG?

Who’s Down With (More) MPG?

When it comes to sweeping carbon regulation, America often seems like a house divided. But there’s one area where we agree by a wide margin: 78 percent of Americans support…

I Pledge Allegiance to the Planet

I Pledge Allegiance to the Planet

“I am not an Athenian, or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.” ~Socrates I consider myself a patriotic guy. But as a student of history and ecology, I…

The Curious Story Of Electric Cars And Texas

The Curious Story Of Electric Cars And Texas

When people think of Texas, there’s always certain stereotypes associated with it: cowboys, twangs, conservative politics, boots, guns and big, gas-guzzling trucks. While some stereotypes are rooted in truth, Texas…

Study: Environment, More than Genetics, Triggers Autism

Study: Environment, More than Genetics, Triggers Autism

A new large study of twins and autism spectrum disorder finds that the environment in which a child develops may be more important than genetics. A new study, which the…

How To Save Yourself From Deadly Brain-Eating Amoeba

How To Save Yourself From Deadly Brain-Eating Amoeba

Jeremy and Julie Lewis were dreading the warm months, when so many people go swimming, and the headlines that emerged in August confirmed their fears. Three more people had died…

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