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

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 ...

F&R Contractors to pay $500K for EPA water violations
May 28, 2015, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday it has reached an agreement with F&R Contractors Corp. and ...

LMM launches ‘Green Airport’ recycling program
April 29, 2015, No Comments

Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport officials, along with partners Hugo Neu Environmental, announced Tuesday the la ...

9 Guaynabo schools recycle 110 tons of materials
April 27, 2015, No Comments

Nine Guaynabo schools recovered 110 tons of recyclable materials as part of the “Earth Recycling Challenge,” a conte ...

Green building growing slowly in Puerto Rico
March 30, 2015, No Comments

The arresting leaf coverage on the exterior walls of the Banco Popular Foundation's newly inaugurated headquarters in Ha ...