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Green Space Archive: July, 2010
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More Big Bellies hit city streets
Tue, Jul 27, 2010, 8:00 AM
They're big. They're brainy. They're solar-powered. And they're hungry for your trash. This morning, 20 more BigBelly solar-powered trash...
A/C busting: a few tips
Mon, Jul 26, 2010, 1:09 PM
Checked out your latest electric bill? If it's anything like mine, it took a giant leap upward, thanks to the hot weather. The household air-conditioning...
Study: Climate change will spur Mexican immigration to US
Mon, Jul 26, 2010, 5:44 PM
"Climate change refugees" -- people who will want to move or who will have to move in response to climate change -- have been a large...
$1 million for gas drilling study clears hurdle
Fri, Jul 23, 2010, 2:39 PM
Last week, when hundreds of people --both pro and con natural gas drilling in the Delaware River watershed -- crammed a meeting of the Delaware...
Gulf turtle eggs hatched; young released into Atlantic
Mon, Jul 19, 2010, 2:07 PM
The news for Gulf of Mexico turtles has not been good. Many sea turtles, including species in trouble, go to the Gulf to lay their eggs. This...
RecycleBank rollout final: Rewards are Philly-wide
Thu, Jul 15, 2010, 1:44 PM
With the addition of Northwest Philly, RecycleBank is now available city-wide. And David Biddle, the city recycling coordinator, says he won't...
Philly Compost gets new digs
Tue, Jul 13, 2010, 2:44 PM
Wanted: Philly food waste! Meenal Raval and Lee Meinicke, who last year created Philly Compost, a venture to keep food and yard waste out...
City greening hits a few bumps in the road
Mon, Jul 12, 2010, 2:25 PM
Mayor Nutter and a bevy of politicians and officials too numerous to name were just out at 52nd and Chestnut streets, heralding the start of...
Environmental Site of the Day
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