$75,000 Grant From Piedmont Natural Gas Foundation Will Support New Sustainability Fellowships

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/— The Piedmont Natural Gas Foundation today announced that it has awarded a $75,000 grant to fund a unique partnership with Furman, Duke and Vanderbilt universities that will support student-led development of environmental stewardship and energy sustainability initiatives.

Six student fellows – two from each school – joined Piedmont Natural

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DC high school students learn green roof design

Ten of the 20 students in Kevin Hughes’ carpentry class huddled around a makeshift green roof demonstration today at Phelps Architecture, Construction, and Engineering High School in Northeast Washington, DC. Responding to Phelps High School’s request, DC Greenworks partnered with the school to build green roof demonstration sheds that will be installed at four DC

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CSX to Welcome EDF Climate Corps Fellow to Help Improve Energy Efficiency

JACKSONVILLE – For the third consecutive year, CSX Corporation will welcome an MBA student from Environmental Defense Fund’s (EDF) Climate Corps summer fellowship program to help the company identify ways to improve energy and cost efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

“The EDF Climate Corps program brings CSX’s brightest minds together with tomorrow’s leaders to

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New Sustainability Leadership Education Institute Opens in Central PA

AFREC Sustainability Leadership Council now offers Professional Education sessions that focus exclusively on Sustainability. The classes are designed to enable managers to understand the concept of sustainability and its direct linkage with fiscal responsibility.

Harrisburg, PA, May 22 – AFREC announces the opening of the Sustainability Leadership Education Institute located in Camp Hill PA.

The

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