Prairie Biotic Research Small Grants Increase in Size.
August 14, 2017 03:12 PM - PRAIRIE BIOTIC RESEARCH, INC.

Prairie Biotic Research (PBR) is an all-volunteer, scientific public charity. It fosters basic field biological research in U. S. prairies and savannas. Over the past 16 years, Prairie Biotic Research has funded 275 grants totaling $264,236 to researchers in 37 states through their annual, competitive Small Grants Program.

Summary of the 33 Research Proposals Winning Funding in our 2017 Small Grants Program
June 28, 2017 12:54 PM - PRAIRIE BIOTIC RESEARCH, INC.

We were able to fund 33 of 90 proposals this year, for a total of $32,160. Funded proposals were submitted by 19 men and 15 women, most of whom are academics: two professors, 13 doctoral students, nine masters students and three undergraduates. Seven are independent researchers. The 33 proposals come from 19 states: Alabama (1), California (2), Colorado (2), Florida (1), Illinois (5), Iowa (3), Kansas (3), Michigan (1), Mississippi (1), Missouri (3), Montana (1), Nebraska (1), Nevada (1), North Carolina (1), Ohio (1), South Dakota (1), Texas (2), Wisconsin (2) and Wyoming (1).

2017 Sir Edmund Hillary Mountain Legacy Medal Winner: Ing. César A. Portocarrero Rodríguez
December 6, 2016 12:32 PM - Mountain Legacy

Nepalese NGO Mountain Legacy has just announced that Peruvian engineer César Augusto Portocarrero Rodríguez will receive the Sir Edmund Hillary Mountain Legacy Medal in a public ceremony at Hotel Tibet International in Kathmandu on December 11 (International Mountain Day). César Portocarrero has directed projects to mitigate the danger of outburst floods from numerous glacial lakes in the Andes, saving thousands of lives and many millions of dollars, and he is now sharing his expertise with members of the High Mountain Adaptation Partnership (HiMAP), including Nepal, Bhutan, and several Central Asian nations.

Ontario Passes New Waste-Free Ontario Act
July 11, 2016 04:39 PM - Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change

Province Brings in Legislation to Increase Recycling, Create Jobs, Fight Climate Change

Eureka Recycling Will Process their Billionth Pound of Recyclables
February 1, 2016 03:16 PM - Eureka Recycling

On Tuesday, February 2, 2016, the one-billionth pound of recyclables will pass through Eureka Recycling’s Material Recovery Facility (MRF) in Northeast Minneapolis. Stacked up a foot high by a foot wide, this amount of material would wrap around the earth over 1 and half times!

January 11, 2016 10:44 AM - Ewa Gromadzka

People might falsely believe that when they are building a house incorporating any sustainable solutions require additional costs and effort. It is actually the opposite.

January 5, 2016 11:13 AM - Fresh Air Vallejo

Residents in Vallejo Fight Plans for a Cement Factory Near an Elementary School

Green skyscrapers
January 4, 2016 03:12 PM - Copenhagen School of Design and Technology

Crucial transformation in the construction industry and the paradigm of thought of the XXI century

MW&A Climate Forecasting Startup Claims New Achievements and Breakthroughs
December 21, 2015 01:36 PM - MW&A

MW&A is a startup climate forecasting firm which, based in part on their collateral research at the University of New Mexico, employs a new paradigm for more accurate climate forecasting.

Knesset launches unique electronic display which shows, in real time, the amount of energy, money and carbon emissions saved as part of the "Green Knesset" project
December 9, 2015 03:39 PM - Green Knesset

The monitoring system, which does not exist in any other parliament that has a PV system, displays the amount of energy and money saved, as well as the amount of CO2 that was not released into the atmosphere due to the Israeli parliament's use of solar energy. Speaker Edelstein: "We purposely made certain that the data is displayed in Hebrew, English and Arabic so that people all

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