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Green jobs success eludes President Obama

Associated Press By DARREN SAMUELSOHN 6/12/11 President Barack Obama heads to an energy plant in North Carolina on Monday to talk once again about the job-creating power of a green economy. The catch? Nearly three years into Obama’s presidency, the … Continue reading

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Forest Fest Promotes Environmental Awareness

By Jeffrey Levy patch.com June 6, 20011 Hillside Intermediate School holds the annual program as students interact with animals, learn green living. Hillside Intermediate School’s Roots & Shoots Forest Fest was held Saturday to promote environmental understanding and introduce students … Continue reading

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GE Sees Solar Cheaper Than Fossil Power in Five Years

By Brian Wingfield Bloomberg May 26, 2011 Solar power may be cheaper than electricity generated by fossil fuels and nuclear reactors within three to five years because of innovations, said Mark M. Little, the global research director for General Electric … Continue reading

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Central Library renews environment via green roof

There are always exciting things going on in Milwaukee Public Library’s Downtown Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave. But, these days, there is also some excitement on the building’s roof, too. When the library needed to replace its 25-year-old roof … Continue reading

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Solar project helps students learn about environment

Brittany Green, Web Content ProducerFox 13 11:53 p.m. MDT, May 21, 2011 NORTH SALT LAKE, Utah—   Fifth grade students at the Wasatch Peak Academy are conducting a project that could save money and the environment. A ten kilowatt solar array … Continue reading

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