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Goal of Top Spanish Soccer Team: Climate Neutrality

Goal of Top Spanish Soccer Team: Climate Neutrality

  SEVILLE, Spain, March 20, 2019 (ENS) – In an unprecedented move for a La Liga soccer club, Sevilla-based Real Betis Balompié has officially joined the Climate Neutral Now initiative of UN Climate Change. The club will take action...

 

Women Seek Equality, Balance on International Women’s Day

Women Seek Equality, Balance on International Women’s Day

  NEW YORK, New York, March 8, 2019 (ENS) – International Women’s Day (IWD) has two themes this year. The theme “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change,” addresses infrastructure, systems and frameworks constructed...

 

Australia Creates a Rainbow to Celebrate Diversity

Australia Creates a Rainbow to Celebrate Diversity

  CANBERRA, Australia, February 20, 2019 (ENS) – Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO, has lit up its Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder radio telescope as a rainbow for Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2019. Six...

 

2019 Super Bowl Most Sustainable Ever

2019 Super Bowl Most Sustainable Ever

  ATLANTA, Georgia, January 30, 2019 (ENS) – The City of Atlanta and the National Football League are proud of the sustainability that will be evident throughout this weekend’s 53rd Super Bowl contest between the New England...

 

Wild & Scenic Films Inspire Future Leaders

Wild & Scenic Films Inspire Future Leaders

  NEVADA CITY, California, January 10, 2019 (ENS) – The South Yuba River Citizens League’s 17th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival opens its annual showing January 17 in the historic downtown areas of Nevada City and Grass...

 

Gore’s 24 Hours of Climate Reality Airs Tonight

Gore’s 24 Hours of Climate Reality Airs Tonight

  NEW YORK, New York, December 20, 2018 (ENS) – Al Gore, the former U.S. vice president and climate advocate, will host a one-hour special broadcast of The Climate Reality Project’s 24 Hours of Reality: Protect Our Planet, Protect...

 

Gore Promotes Congressional Candidate, Penguin ‘Earth’

Gore Promotes Congressional Candidate, Penguin ‘Earth’

  WASHINGTON, DC, October 10, 2018 (ENS) – Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore seldom exercised his sense of humor while in office, but now he’s making up for it. Currently the chairman of the nonprofit Climate Reality Project,...

 

Sustainable Styles Sparkle at UN High Level Forum

Sustainable Styles Sparkle at UN High Level Forum

  NEW YORK, New York, July 17, 2018 (ENS) – New York City is a magnet for America’s fashion designers, but fashion hasn’t been a feature in the sober halls of United Nations headquarters. That changed this week as the...

 

Goldman Environmental Prize Rewards Brave Activists

Goldman Environmental Prize Rewards Brave Activists

  SAN FRANCISCO, California, April 24, 2018 (ENS) – The Goldman Environmental Foundation Monday announced seven recipients of the 2018 Goldman Environmental Prize, the world’s largest award for grassroots environmental activists....

 

Earth Day 2018 Targets Pollution by Plastic

Earth Day 2018 Targets Pollution by Plastic

  WASHINGTON, DC, April 18, 2018 (ENS) – Celebrated on Sunday, April 22, this year’s Earth Day theme is End Plastic Pollution by fundamentally changing human attitudes and behaviors to reduce plastic pollution. This year Earth...

 

Eye Candy to Inspire Earth-Loving Audiences

Eye Candy to Inspire Earth-Loving Audiences

  WASHINGTON, DC, March 26, 2018 (ENS) – During the past 10 days, March 15-25, the annual Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital has been a continual feast for the eyes and minds of anyone who cares about the environment...

 

‘Be the Voice of Climate Reality’ Urges Gore in Live Show

‘Be the Voice of Climate Reality’ Urges Gore in Live Show

  WASHINGTON, DC, November 25, 2017 (ENS) – The seventh annual 24 Hours of Reality broadcast, a starry, 24-hour live event focused on the climate crisis and its solutions, will happen December 4-5, hosted by former U.S. Vice President...

 

Greenpeace Seeks Viewers’ Votes in Documentary Festival

Greenpeace Seeks Viewers’ Votes in Documentary Festival

  AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, October 17, 2017 (ENS) – The international nonprofit Greenpeace is running an online festival of documentaries to raise awareness of environmental issues and highlight solutions throughout the world....

 

Gore’s New Film Evangelizes for Climate Action

Gore’s New Film Evangelizes for Climate Action

  WASHINGTON, DC, July 28, 2017 (ENS) – Al Gore’s new film, “An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power,” documents the efforts of this former Nobel Laureate, U.S. Vice President and presidential candidate as he urges...

 

Fiji’s Eco-Resorts Lead the Way to a Green Economy

Fiji’s Eco-Resorts Lead the Way to a Green Economy

  By Suzanne Maxx SUVA, Fiji, May 31, 2017 (ENS) – The eco-resorts of Fiji blend the pristine ecology of the blue Pacific with the economical beauty of a simple life. They lead the world’s eco-tourism industry with a formula...

 

Brave Goldman Prize Winners Defeat Greedy Corporations

Brave Goldman Prize Winners Defeat Greedy Corporations

  SAN FRANCISCO, California, April 24, 2017 (ENS) – The world’s richest award to grassroots activists will be handed to six courageous people from around the world today. Winners include a child soldier who now protects a Congolese...

 

Science Takes Starring Role for Earth Day 2017

Science Takes Starring Role for Earth Day 2017

  WASHINGTON, DC, April 21, 2017 (ENS) – In celebration of Earth Day 2017, Earth Day Network and Google are joining together to spread knowledge and content about environmental issues and Earth Day events to mobile devices, desktop...

 

Art Meets Nuclear Science in Brazil

Art Meets Nuclear Science in Brazil

  SAO PAULO, Brazil, April 2, 2017 (ENS) – Art conservationists and nuclear scientists have joined forces in Brazil to use nuclear technology in the preservation of more than 20,000 cultural artifacts. “By merging these two...

 

World’s First: New Zealand River Given Legal Personhood

World’s First: New Zealand River Given Legal Personhood

  WELLINGTON, New Zealand, March 15, 2017 (ENS) – The Whanganui River today was recognized by the New Zealand Parliament as having its own legal identity with all the rights, duties and liabilities of a person. New Zealand’s...

 

Ringling Bros. Circus Closing the Big Tent

Ringling Bros. Circus Closing the Big Tent

  PALMETTO, Florida, January 15, 2017 (ENS) – “The Greatest Show on Earth,” the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® circus, is closing. The famous circus will hold its final performances in May of this year says its...

 
 
 
 

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