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In-Pipe Technology Awarded Contract for Green Sewer Collection System Treatment in Huntington, NY

In-Pipe Technology Awarded Contract for Green Sewer Collection System Treatment in Huntington, NY











In-Pipe Technology’s G2 Dosing Panel


Wheaton, IL (PRWEB) March 27, 2012

In-Pipe Technology® Company, Inc. announced today the Town of Huntington, NY awarded a contract for In-Pipe to provide professional, green sewer collection system services to the wastewater treatment plant’s collection system to improve treatment efficiency and reduce energy and sludge processing costs at the plant. In-Pipe’s services will also improve Huntington’s nitrogen removal capability assisting the Town with meeting the future low nitrogen discharge limits. The Huntington treatment plant discharges to the Long Island Sound, and therefore must meet very low nitrogen limits in the near future.

This collaborative project will also be supported by Wendel Energy Services, which will work with In Pipe to maximize digester gas production and potentially provide a Combined Heat & Power (CHP) operation to significantly reduce Huntington’s power consumption from the grid. Additional goals of the project include increased rated capacity for treatment and fats, oils, and grease (FOG) elimination,

”We look forward to working with In-Pipe on this multifaceted project”, stated Neal Sheehan, Huntington’s Director of Environmental Waste Management. “Our major challenge is our future nitrogen limits, and In-Pipe appears to be able to provide a wide spectrum of tangible economic benefits in addition to reducing our nitrogen discharge loading.” John Williams, President & CEO of In-Pipe Technology added, “We look forward to working with the Huntington team. Everyone involved in the project is deeply committed to environmental stewardship.”

In-Pipe’s patented technology includes regularly adding a high concentration formulation of facultative, naturally-occurring, non-pathogenic bacteria to strategic locations throughout the sewer system in accordance with an engineered plan. This entails zero capital cost and no additional energy requirement. Performance in the collection system provides increased capacity within the plant, forestalls costly upgrades, and extends the life of the existing infrastructure.

In-Pipe Technology offers specialized technical expertise, strong customer understanding, and deep resource knowledge. Since In-Pipe uses natural, biological methods that complement the treatment plant’s own processes, In-Pipe is a sustainable solution ? environmentally and economically.

If you would like more information about this topic, or to schedule an interview with John Williams, President & CEO, please contact Nikole Clay, Marketing Manager at (630)-871-5844 ext. 229. You may also visit our website at http://www.in-pipe.com.









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Green Mountain Energy Company Celebrates Earth Month by Donating $30,000 to Waco Habitat for Humanity ReStore for Solar Installation

Green Mountain Energy Company Celebrates Earth Month by Donating $ 30,000 to Waco Habitat for Humanity ReStore for Solar Installation











Green Mountain’s Tony Napolillo presents Habitat for Humanity Waco ReStore manager, Jim Fau with the $ 30,000 donation.


Waco, Texas (PRWEB) April 06, 2012

Green Mountain Energy Company is pleased to announce a donation of $ 30,000 to Waco Habitat for Humanity ReStore that will fund the ReStore’s conversion to solar power. The check was presented to the non-profit at a ceremony at the ReStore’s location on 1224 Franklin Ave. The donation is made possible through the Green Mountain EnergyTM Sun ClubTM, a program where customer contributions provide solar power installations for non-profit organizations. The Sun Club promotes clean energy awareness and has installed almost 500 kW of new solar power on the roofs of selected organizations.

In addition to the solar array that will be installed on the roof of the ReStore, Waco Habitat Executive Director, John Alexander is incorporating monitoring and measurement of the array within the courses he teaches at Baylor University. Similar plans are in the works for courses within McLennan Community College’s Environmental Studies program.

“Nonprofits like the Waco Habitat for Humanity ReStore are a prime example of organizations that are leading the sustainability movement,” said Tony Napolillo, Sun Club program manager, Green Mountain Energy Company. “Green Mountain is pleased to donate solar to communities like Waco, where our customers recognize the importance of preserving and improving the environment.”

Alexander agrees that conserving the environment begins within the communities. “We’ve wanted to implement solar at the ReStore for a long time as it aligns with our mission to implement sustainability and green, healthy living,” he said. “We are delighted that Green Mountain has provided us with the opportunity to continue progress in our development and execution of green initiatives.”

Habitat for Humanity unites communities and volunteers to build, repair and preserve homes for low-income families. In 2011, over 4,000 volunteers contributed almost 17,000 hours to Waco Habitat housing projects.

About Earth Month

Earth Day takes place every year on April 22, but why celebrate just one day? Earth Day has turned into a month-long celebration where people all over the world attend events, participate in helping the Earth, and put the environment’s well-being at the top of their priority lists. Many communities across the world come together through different conservation methods including planting trees, recycling and educating people about sustainability. Earth Month promotes awareness and environmentally-friendly initiatives to make the world safer for people and the environment!

About Waco Habitat for Humanity ReStore

The Waco Habitat for Humanity ReStore is a building materials recycling center that provides a sustainable source of income to Waco Habitat for Humanity, a nonprofit 501 (c) (3) organization that builds and rehabilitates affordable homes in partnership with low-income families. The ReStore accepts material donations from a variety of sources, uses donated materials whenever possible in the construction of Habitat homes, and sells the balance to the public at greatly reduced prices with all proceeds benefiting Waco Habitat for Humanity. Annually, the ReStore diverts about 3,000 tons of usable material otherwise bound for the landfills and sells it at affordable prices. Another 150,000 pounds of raw material is salvaged for recycling. The ReStore is open to the public on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.wacorestore.org.

Green Mountain EnergyTM Sun ClubTM

Green Mountain EnergyTM Sun ClubTM is a program where Green Mountain residential customers have the opportunity to give back to deserving non-profit organizations through the promotion of solar power. Direct monthly contributions from customers go toward the funding of solar installations. Since the program’s founding in 2002, Sun Club members have helped install almost 500 kW of solar power, preventing over 3.3 million pounds of carbon dioxide emissions. That equals 3.6 million miles not driven or 8.1 million aluminum cans recycled. For more information, visit http://www.gmsunclub.com.

Green Mountain Energy Company

Green Mountain, the nation’s leading competitive retail provider of cleaner energy and carbon offset solutions, was founded in 1997 to “change the way power is made.” The company is the longest serving green power marketer in the U.S. Green Mountain offers consumers and businesses the choice of cleaner electricity products from renewable sources, such as wind, as well as a variety of carbon offset products. Green Mountain’s largest customer is the “world’s most famous office building,” the Empire State Building in New York City. Green Mountain customers have collectively helped avoid over 14.8 billion pounds of CO2 emissions. As a wholly owned subsidiary of NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG), Green Mountain is backed by one of the nation’s largest renewable power producers. For more information, visit http://www.GreenMountain.com.





















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Soylent Green

Clips from the film Soylent Green Song is Soylent Green by wumpscut
Video Rating: 4 / 5

Part 3 – Cynthia McKinney Green Party Acceptance Speech

The Green Party made history when Cynthia McKinney was chosen for the party’s presidential candidate and Rosa Clemente was chosen for their vice president. The climate surrounding this nomination was electrifying. One can feel the voices and actions of true change going on in the Green Party. ********************************************** Please look at these ten key values: 1. GRASSROOTS DEMOCRACY 2. SOCIAL JUSTICE AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY 3. ECOLOGICAL WISDOM 4. NON-VIOLENCE 5. DECENTRALIZATION 6. COMMUNITY-BASED ECONOMICS AND ECONOMIC JUSTICE 7. FEMINISM AND GENDER EQUITY 8. RESPECT FOR DIVERSITY 9. PERSONAL AND GLOBAL RESPONSIBILITY 10. FUTURE FOCUS AND SUSTAINABILITY ********************************************** This is the backbone of the Green Party platform. Please support Cynthia McKinney and the Green Party; our world depends on it. ********************************************** www.runcynthiarun.org http www.ilgp.org http
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President Obama talks about the role innovation and education can play in stimulating the economy and creating new jobs and calls on Congress to extend tax cuts for middle-class Americans as well as unemployment insurance during a visit to Forsyth Technical Community College in Winston-Salem, NC. December 6, 2010.

Funny GREEN Business

“Eco-Satirist” Bob Hirschfeld lampoons the challenges and opportunities of going green
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www.weforum.org 17.11.2008 Fuelling India’s Future Will It Be Green and Nuclear? India has ambitious plans to double the number of its 17 nuclear reactors by 2030. With increased net imports of oil already biting into GDP growth and increasing inflationary pressures, what options exist for India that balance its energy appetite and climate change? Discussion Leaders •Tejpreet Singh Chopra, President and Chief Executive Officer, GE, India •Nand Khemka, Chairman, Sun Group, India •Nicholas Stern, IG Patel Professor of Economics and Government, India Observatory, London School of Economics, United Kingdom •Tulsi R. Tanti, Chairman and Managing Director, Suzlon Energy, India •Adil Zainulbhai, Managing Director, India, McKinsey & Company, India Chaired by •Shekhar Gupta, Editor-in-Chief, The Indian Express, India

EcomNets is Sponsoring Green IT and Cloud Summit 2012 as a Gold Sponsor

EcomNets is Sponsoring Green IT and Cloud Summit 2012 as a Gold Sponsor













Green IT Summit 2012


Herndon, VA (PRWEB) January 18, 2012

EcomNets is proud to sponsor the Green IT | Cloud Computing 2.0 Summit as a Gold Sponsor hosted by the Green IT Council. The venue is the Sheraton Premiere near Washington DC on April 18th, 2012. The Green IT Council is a leading Green and Sustainable IT, and cloud computing association dedicated to the energy efficient computing across the enterprise, data center, and society.

EcomNets’ commitment to reduce enterprise and data center energy consumption and TCO, while obtaining a rapid ROI, is the core reason for being a sponsor of the Green IT Summit according to EcomNets CEO, Raj Kosuri. EcomNets maintains a Green Technology at their Danville Facility in Danville, VA.

The Green IT | Cloud Computing 2.0 Summit is a landmark event. Green IT Summit 2012 is a one day conference that begins on April 18 and brings together leaders from the private and public sectors to transform the ideas around sustainable information technology generated during the 2010 GreenGov Symposium into actionable plans. It also provides a forum to forge the strategic alliances and partnerships necessary to realize the promise of sustainable IT for federal, state and local agencies.

The focus of the 2011 GreenGov Symposium is on the performance goals set by President Obama’s Executive Order 13514 on Federal Leadership in Energy, Environmental, and Economic Performance, the 2010 GreenGov Symposium will cover topics including clean energy, water efficiency, achieving zero waste, greening the supply chain, and sustainable communities.

About EcomNets

EcomNets is recognized as a Green IT Solutions Provider that focuses on energy efficient computing from the desktop to the data center. EcomNets develops highly-innovative, rapidly-implemented, and extremely cost effective enterprise integration solutions. These solutions are currently delivered to a wide range of Information Technology (IT) clients within the Fortune 2000 and government agencies.

EcomNets delivers integrated Green Technology Platforms and Business Management Solutions to growing companies that will support your Business Strategy and drive a lasting competitive advantage.

http://www.ecomnets.com

About the Green IT Council

The Green IT Council is a non-profit initiative started by leading experts in the IT Industry. The purpose of the Green IT Council is to educate IT professionals, managers, and government on the need for eco-friendly technology. The council works with leading experts to determine a standard for Eco-friendly technology, and the true environmental impact. It recognizes and awards companies showing a forward thinking view of technology and its environmental impact.

http://www.greenITcouncil.org

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Green Energy Pioneers | Made in Germany

The German „Juwi company is one of the trailblazers of renewable energy. From the lowly beginnings of a single wind turbine on company-owned ground,the company now oversees the construction of wind-power plants across the planet,and company executives have a dream: enough green energy to make Germany completely self-sufficient.As MADE IN GERMANY found out,the actual construction of the company building allows more green energy to be produced than is in fact needed,a success that the local rural council hopes to emulate by the year 2020,and wind power installations are already being built close to the Juwi Company headquarters. Report by Kerstin Schweizer.

Green Builder? Media Announces Exciting New Project Developments At the VISION House? in INNOVENTIONS at Epcot?

Green Builder® Media Announces Exciting New Project Developments
At the VISION House® in INNOVENTIONS at Epcot®













Green Builder Media


Eastsound, WA (PRWEB) February 03, 2012

The creativity and imagination of Walt Disney Imagineering along with the work of many hammers, saws and drills are bringing to life Green Builder Media’s VISION House exhibit at INNOVENTIONS. Projected to open late spring in celebration of Earth Day, this experiential exhibit will educate and inform visitors on the benefits of green homes and offer sustainable living ideas that INNOVENTIONS visitors can take home to enhance their daily lives. Exponential change, after all, is the result of the incremental improvements made by individuals every day.

This is exactly what Green Builder Media, North America’s leading media company focused on sustainable living, had in mind when it launched the VISION House in INNOVENTIONS project in late 2011. “The purpose of the VISION House in INNOVENTIONS is to engender sustainable thinking,” says Green Builder Media CEO Sara Gutterman. “By showcasing advanced green products and demonstrating a wide spectrum of cost-effective, sustainable choices, the VISION House in INNOVENTIONS provides homeowners with real solutions for contemporary green living. We anticipate that each visitor leaves the exhibit with specific ideas that can help them make their homes and lives more resource efficient and environmentally responsible.”

This week, Green Builder Media announced the addition of new product categories to the VISION House in INNOVENTIONS experience, including:

    Energy efficient windows and doors from Pella
    Hardwood flooring and cabinets from Armstrong World Industries

Inspired by Green Builder Media’s VISION House demonstration series, the interactive exhibit will highlight the major themes of whole-home automation, energy generation and efficiency, water conservation, indoor environment quality, security, integrated multi-generational design, and durability.

As guests tour the home, they will be educated on intelligent products and advanced technologies, such as:

    Electronic vehicle charging station by Siemens
    Chevy Volt electric vehicle by GM
    High efficiency heating and cooling systems and controls and innovative whole-home automation system and door hardware by Ingersoll Rand.
    Durable and environmentally friendly exterior systems, including smog-eating tile roofs, cultured stone, bricks, permeable pavers, and trim by Boral
    Ventilation solutions to improve indoor air quality by Panasonic
    Water-conserving fixtures, faucets, showerheads, and home standby generators by KOHLER
    ENERGY STAR certified home appliances by Bosch
    LED lighting solutions by SYLVANIA

After visitors return home, primed with magical ideas to make their own castles more sustainable, they can extend their INNOVENTIONS experience and access ongoing information about sustainable living through Green Builder’s dynamic online, mobile, digital, and social media solutions.

About Green Builder Media

Green Builder® Media, LLC is the leading media company in North America focused on green building and sustainable living. With a comprehensive suite of print and digital media solutions, demonstration projects, case studies, online training, and live events, Green Builder Media assists building professionals in preparing themselves for the new green economy and helps homeowners understand how to live more sustainably. For more information about sponsorships, contact Sara Gutterman at sara@greenbuildermag.com. For more information about Green Builder Media, visit http://www.greenbuildermag.com or contact Heather Wallace at heather(at)greenbuildermag(dot)com.

About INNOVENTIONS at Epcot®

INNOVENTIONS is located in the heart of Epcot® at the Walt Disney World® Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. Creativity and imagination abound as guests celebrate inspiration and the innovations that improve their lives and expand their horizons. Hands-on, interactive exhibits allow children and adults to be immersed into ideas that inform, entertain and inspire. For more information about INNOVENTIONS, visit http://www.innoventions.disney.com.

About VISION House in INNOVENTIONS

Opening this spring, the VISION House® in INNOVENTIONS at Epcot® is a ground-breaking green show    home exhibit presented by Green Builder Media® in collaboration with Walt Disney Imagineering. This    experiential exhibit in the heart of Epcot® highlights the very best in green residential design and sustainable living. Visitors will leave with a greater understanding of green design, technology, and products as well as a host of sustainable living ideas that they can incorporate in their lives the minute they get home from vacation. Sponsors for this exciting project include Siemens, GM, Ingersoll Rand, Boral, Panasonic, Armstrong, Kohler and Pella.

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Age of Empires 2 The Conquerors: 1v1 Green Arabia on Hardest, Tutorial on Fast Castle and beating AI

REMEMBER TO SUBSCRIBE! I HAVE PLENTY OF OTHER AGE OF EMPIRES 2 VIDEOS! Don’t understand how to play online: www.youtube.com Essentially this match covers a great deal in an effective economic opening strategy. I demonstrate how to fast castle (hit the Castle Age very fast with a good economy) and how to defend against a crush. I also counter back with an ever stronger and more effective crush than my AI opponent. Looking back on this match I could have reached the castle age much faster if I didnt wait for that last villager to keep making, my population was a bit higher than it needed to be. Also the AI for the first time in a long time, actually caught me off guard. I honestly didn’t expect an attack from Mangudai at 15:00 minutes in. So that changed the course of the game a lot, but in the end, I conquered him. I was playing as the Celts to demonstrate how to play a civ with no significant economic bonuses that would change the fast castle strategy. Besides of course the wood bonus. Thanks for watching, please remember to rate/comment/subscribe to motivate me to keep making more videos. For all of you that subscribed last video helped me get this video out much earlier that I was planning on doing it. In order to fast castle effectively: I recommend you watch the video in the beginning a few more times till you can sort of mimic what happens. Essentially always start by building as many villagers as you can at your town center and immediately take your starting
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Green Lifestyle Site, Eco18.com, Lists Top 10 Favorite Green Smartphone Apps

Green Lifestyle Site, Eco18.com, Lists Top 10 Favorite Green Smartphone Apps










New York, NY (PRWEB) January 20, 2012

It is estimated that one in every two Americans owns a smartphone, according to Nielsen Media. Those with iPhones, Blackberrys or Androids have access to smartphone applications, or apps, at their fingertips which to help make their lives easier when on the go. Green lifestyle site, eco18.com, has recently released its list of favorite green smartphone apps to help people live a more eco-friendly lifestyle.

As taken from the article:

What’s Fresh – This great one geolocates you and let’s you know what’s in season. That way, you can be sure to eat Buy Fresh, Buy Local.

GoodGuide – With a builtin barcode scanner, this one lets you instantly look up the sustainability of a product and the company’s environmental awareness and contribution (be it good or bad).

GreenCharging – We are all guilty of leaving electrical devices plugged in when not in use, which uses a considerable amount of unnecessary energy. This app alerts you when your phone is fully charged, in turn saving you energy.

GreenGenie – Our pick of the plethora of apps out there offering green tips. Well, until eco18 launches an app, that is!

Carticipate – The best carpooling app we have seen.

greenMeter – Speaking of cars, greenMeter does a great job of tracking you AND your car’s driving performance and suggests any appropriate changes in driving habits.

To read the full article, and others on green living and sustainability, go to eco18.com

For more information, contact Leesa Raab, Leesa(at)adinfinitumny(dot)com

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