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Largest Electric School Bus Program In United States Launching In Virginia

Dominion Energy has partnered with local Virginia school districts to begin replacing diesel buses with 100% electric school buses in phases

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School kids are drawn into battle over palm oil and the environment

Schoolchildren in Malaysia are at the center of the controversy over palm oil after staging a play that claimed it causes deforestation and the disappearance of thousands of orangutans every year. …

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Malaysia to take action against school over ‘anti-palm oil propaganda’

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia will take action against an international school for spreading “anti-palm oil propaganda”, the education ministry said on Wednesday, in a sign of Kuala Lumpur’s …

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EIB & PIF To Provide $18 Million For Palestinian School Rooftop Solar Projects

The European Investment Bank and the Palestine Investment Fund announced on Friday a loan agreement worth $ 18 million to finance the installation of rooftop solar PV systems on 500 public schools in the West Bank. 

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ForeFront Power To Install 3.7 Megawatts Of Solar At 13 California School Sites

ForeFront Power has been selected by three California school districts to install 3.7 megawatts (MW) of solar photovoltaic capacity across 13 locations. Over 5 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of electricity is expected to be generated each year by the solar canopy installations. Bryan Taylor, the company’s Public Sector Sales Director, answered some questions for CleanTechnica about the projects

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Oil And Gas Wastewater Wells Disproportionately Located In Lower Income Communities In Ohio, Yale School Of Public Health Study Finds

Hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” wells used to procure natural gas produce large amounts of wastewater, which may contain toxic and radioactive compounds. The wastewater per well, ranging from 2 mil…

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Nicholas School studies on fracking are recognized as ‘highly read’, ‘most cited’

Authored by Ph.D. student Andrew Kondash and Avner Vengosh, professor of earth and ocean sciences, the paper evaluated the total amount of water used and wastewater generated by fracking in the U.S. The other study, “Impacts of Shale Gas Wastewater on …
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Leaky oil well near Midwest School repaired, but source of odor remains elusive

A leaking oil well adjacent to Midwest School has been repaired, according to state and local officials, who are preparing to collect a third round of air quality samples to identify pollutants detected at the K-12 institution. Officials stopped short of …
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Solar EV Charging Station Built By High School Students

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Originally published on Sustainnovate. By Henry Lindon A working solar electric vehicle charging station was recently built by a team of students at Mission Valley ROP/James Logan High School for entry into the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Competition in STEM. As voting in the competition is performed via social media, it seems worth giving the [&hellip

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Extreme Weather Disrupts School Vacations – NECN

Extreme Weather Disrupts School Vacations
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Temperatures could get into the fifties — and many may choose to abandon ski resorts and winter weather activities. One business reaping the benefits of the extreme weather: a new indoor trampoline park in Portland. Get Air was so busy Monday

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