Monday , 2 March 2015

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New Rock Ballad Gives Mother Earth a Voice

  Vyškov, Czech Republic, February 25, 2015 –/WORLD-WIRE FEATURE/– Darek Forejtar of the Czech Republic is a music composer with a wish to awaken the love of Mother Earth in all hearts so that the planet will be protected. With his dear friend, songwriter and singer Jana Hurdesova, he created a music video message, a new rock ballad entitled “Mother ...

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Ducks Unlimited Launches Online Film Series

Memphis, Tennessee, February 25, 2015 –/WORLD-WIRE FEATURES/– A new online film series from Ducks Unlimited dramatizes the lives and stories of duck hunters across the country. Targeted to interest anyone who is passionate about waterfowl and waterfowl hunting, the series of six short DU Films will premiere on the Ducks Unlimited website this spring. Right now, viewers can catch the ...

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New Designs Showcased by Blueair at Chicago Homes + Housewares Show 2015

STOCKHOM, Sweden, February 27, 2015 –/WORLD-WIRE/– The ‘Internet of Things’ will soon revolutionize the way we control the quality of air in our homes and workplaces if global air purification firm Blueair has its way. And Swedish-headquartered Blueair will use the Chicago Homes + Housewares Show 2015, running March 7 – 10 in Chicago, Illinois, to unveil how it plans ...

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ViZn Energy Systems and LFC Capital Announce An Innovative Ownership Program For Solar and Energy Storage

Program to accelerate nationwide deployment of ViZn’s zinc redox flow battery systems AUSTIN, TX, February 27, 2015 –/WORLD-WIRE/– ViZn Energy Systems Inc. (ViZn), a leading provider of energy storage systems for commercial & industrial, microgrid and utility applications, and LFC Capital, Inc., an equipment leasing and financial services company with more than $1.5 billion of experience, has teamed up to ...

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Sportsmen-Led Efforts on Watershed Conservation Featured in New Report

TRCP unveils ’Snapshots of Success’ highlighting collaborative local efforts that rely on federal funding WASHINGTON D.C.. February 27, 2015 –/WORLD-WIRE/–  Discussions of water conservation issues do not have to be filled with gloom and doom drought scenarios or water pollution. So says, the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership in a new report released today entitled “Snapshots of Success: Protecting America’s watersheds, ...

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China Suspends Carved African Elephant Ivory Imports

Decision applauded by Humane Society International, which encourages China to implement a permanent ban WASHIINGTON D.C., February 27, 2015 –/WORLD-WIRE/– In response to the Chinese government’s announcement that it will suspend the importation of carved African elephant ivory effective until Feb. 26, 2016, Iris Ho, director of wildlife for Humane Society International, issued the following statement: “This announcement is an ...

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NCEast Alliance Celebrates Sustainability Excellence in Manufacturing – hosted by leading tire and rubber company Bridgestone

WILSON, NC, February 23, 2015 –/WORLD-WIRE/– Seeking to inspire manufacturers to run at peak performance while respecting the environments in which they operate, a showcase event, “Sustainability in Manufacturing: Sharing Environmental, Energy and Waste Reduction Practices,” will welcome business leaders from across the Southeast US.  Hosted by the NCEast Alliance on March 26, 2015 at Wilson Community College, manufacturing sustainability ...

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Scientific Fraud Infests Fish & Wildlife Service Top Ranks

Whistleblower Hearing Traces Corruption and Retaliation Back to Director’s Door WASHINGTON, DC, February 25, 2015 –/WORLD-WIRE/– An explosive whistleblower hearing transcript paints a vivid picture of rampant scientific misconduct, callous reprisal and systemic mendacity within the upper echelons of the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (FWS), according to Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) which posted the full texts today.  ...

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Land Trust Organizations Mark Milestone Achievement

301 Land Trusts Now Hold National Mark of Distinction Saratoga Springs, NY, February. 25, 2015 –/WORLD-WIRE/– The Land Trust Accreditation Commission, a program promoting public trust and ensuring permanence in the conservation of American lands, announced today that 301 land trusts across the United States have achieved accreditation. This milestone means that more than 75 percent of the 20 million ...

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Eiffel Tower Installs UGE Renewable Energy System as Part of Monumental Retrofit

Two UGE Wind Turbines Now Producing Energy On-Site at the Paris Landmark NEW YORK, NY, February 24, 2015 –/WORLD-WIRE/– In partnership with the Société d’Exploitation de la Tour Eiffel (SETE), UGE International Ltd. (www.urbangreenenergy.com) (TSX VENTURE:UG) (OTCQB: UGEIF), a leader in renewable energy solutions for business and government customers, has installed two on-site wind turbines at the Eiffel Tower as part ...

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NOAA tests unmanned systems for research and management in National Marine Sanctuary System

HONOLULU, HI February 25, 2015 –/WORLD-WIRE/– NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries has successfully tested the integration of two different types of unmanned systems for potential use in research and management of national marine sanctuaries. The tests earlier this month in Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary involved NOAA’s Puma unmanned aircraft system and Liquid Robotics, Inc., Wave Gliders®. ...

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Keys Commercial Fishermen to Celebrate Opening of Florida’s First Community Seafood Market (CSM) on February 14, 2015 in Key West

Invitations are going out to join local Dock to Dish® fishermen and the Florida Keys Commercial Fishermen’s Association at a Valentine’s Day “Get Fresh With Your Local Fisherman” Grand Opening Party, featuring local chef-distilled rum cocktails and local seafood hors d’oeuvres from 5:00PM until 7:00PM! KEY WEST, Florida, February 9, 2015 –/WORLD-WIRE/– Dock to Dish Key West®, Florida’s first Community ...

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Teens Making a Difference: San Diego Zoo Safari Park Conservation Corps Members Restore Native Habitat at Lake Hodges

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE VIDEO NEWS RELEASE Teens Making a Difference: San Diego Zoo Safari Park Conservation Corps Members Restore Native Habitat at Lake Hodges San Diego, CA February 8, 2015 –/WORLD-WIRE/–Teens from the San Diego Zoo Safari Park Conservation Corps and San Diego Zoo Corps, along with members of their families, dug in and got their hands dirty earlier today ...

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Top Officials from EPA, DOE, and Electric Power to Speak at EUEC 2015

1,900 attendees and 450 speakers are pre-registered for EUEC 2015, the 18th annual meeting of energy, utility and environmental professionals in San Diego, California, from February 16-18, 2015. SAN DIEGO, California, February 6, 2015 –/WORLD-WIRE/– EUEC announced its 2015 conference will open with presentations by Janet McCabe, Acting Assistant Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Air and Radiation; Dr. ...

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