Pennsylvania


Mayor Nutter Releases Greenworks Philadelphia Progress Report and Plans for 2011

Green Lifestyles - Mayor Michael A. Nutter released the Greenworks Philadelphia 2010 Progress Report detailing the many significant sustainability achievements made by the City of PhiladelphiaSignificant achievements made in first year of plan to make Philadelphia the greenest city in America

PHILADELPHIA  - Mayor Michael A. Nutter released the Greenworks Philadelphia 2010 Progress Report detailing the many significant sustainability achievements made by the City of Philadelphia in the first year of Greenworks Philadelphia. Since last year when Mayor Nutter outlined a plan to make Philadelphia America’s number one green city great progress has been made toward achieving the goals laid out in the plan, progress recognized at the national level. Read More »

E3Bank - In It For The Green

e31e3Bank (enterprise, environment, equity) is a new (mostly*) online bank who believes in “banking on the triple bottom line.” Begun by Frank J. Baldassarre, Jr. President/CEO and Sandy Wiggins, Chairman, e3Bank’s green banking scenario is not an entirely new idea, but their goal is a new way of doing banking to help institute a new way of thinking about business as it relates to the community and the environment. They want to increase 2 kinds of green – cash and the planet – as well as create a modern business with the feel of an old school neighborhood bank (the kind where the teller calls you by name before she sees it written on your paperwork). Read More »

Ecologic Reserves: Petty Island and Delta del Orinoco

The Venezuelan State and UNESCO contribute with biodiversity preservation.

The oil company CITGO, property of the Venezuelan State, donated Petty island in the Delaware River, near Philadelphia, to the state of New Jersey. Read More »

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