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All Electric Garbage Truck!?! Cool :)

[disclosure: direct re-post from here] Chicago Unveils North America’s First All- Electric Refuse Truck Chicago is now home to North America’s first and only all-electric garbage truck, a vehicle is much quieter than conventional diesel refuse trucks as well as has no tailpipe emissions, contributing to a healthier neighborhood environment in our communities. The vehicle saves …

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A Summer of Dumpster Diving & Sustainability (online video)

This summer (2014) several interns supported by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency did projects at Chicago-area colleges (including Moraine Valley), each focusing on a waste reduction program aimed at increasing recycling and developing zero-waste plans. These interns presented the findings from their work and offer new insight on sustainability efforts in higher education. A Summer …

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IGEN’s Electric Vehicle Road Trip to make a stop at Moraine Valley

June 20, 2014 IGEN’s Electric Vehicle Road Trip to make a stop at Moraine Valley Moraine Valley Community College will be a stop on the Illinois Green Economy Network’s (IGEN) Electric Vehicle Road Trip June 23-25. Illinois State Representative Kelly Burke and Moraine Valley administrators will welcome the Nissan Leaf when it pulls onto the …

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So MUCH To Do, APRIL 2014

Happy Earth Month, Y’all! Everyday is Earth Day, of course, but this is the month we take extra time to celebrate all that is wonderful on this big blue planet, how we can behave to support its health and ultimately our health as communities and individuals. Check out all the great events happening this Earth …

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Neil DeGrasse Tyson and Cosmos Bring Science Education to Fox

An interesting new science series with one of my favorite scientists, Neil DeGrasse Tyson, premiered on Fox last week. It is an attempt to promote science literacy and bring sound scientific information, like that of climate change, to an audience that may have doubts. Neil DeGrasse Tyson expressed the ability to air a show like …

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