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‘Green’ initiatives are emerging constantly in an effort to reduce the carbon footprint and protect natural resources.

Ford opens 15th edition of ‘green’ grant program in P.R.
April 21, 2016, No Comments

The Ford Central American and Caribbean division announced Wednesday the start of the application cycle for the 15th edi ...

EPA targets 2 people, 1 co. illegally using methyl bromide
March 2, 2016, No Comments

As part of its ongoing work to address the illegal use of toxic pesticides containing methyl bromide in the Caribbean, t ...

EPA announces $26M in funds to clean up diesel engines
February 26, 2016, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday the availability of $26 million in grant funding to establis ...

Para La Naturaleza to open Roosy Roads visitor’s center
February 1, 2016, No Comments

Nonprofit environmental organization Para La Naturaleza recently signed a 20-year lease with the Roosevelt Roads Redevel ...

Fundación Toyota awards $100K in grants to projects
November 25, 2015, No Comments

Seven organizations focused on environmental affairs will split more than $100,000 in funding from the Fundación Toyota ...

Caribbean climate change conference wraps up today
November 18, 2015, No Comments

Dignitaries, scientists and government officials from the Caribbean and the U.S. mainland are gathered in Puerto Rico th ...

U.S. lawmakers voice opposition Energy Answers plant
November 5, 2015, 1 Comment

Puerto Rican stateside lawmakers Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez and Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez met with U.S. Department of Agricu ...

Ford grants $40K to environmental projects in P.R.
October 13, 2015, No Comments

Nine nonprofit organizations were the recipients of $40,000 in grants available through Ford Motor Company’s Conservat ...

‘Battle of the Buildings-Puerto Rico’ competition begins
October 5, 2015, No Comments

As a part of the Obama administration’s effort to support greater energy efficiency through the “Battle of the Build ...

Palmas del Mar goes solar with $227K installation
July 6, 2015, No Comments

The Palmas del Mar Homeowners Association recently inaugurated a $227,000 photovoltaic project, the first at Palmas del ...