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Twelve Cities Apply for European Green Capital Award 2016

November 6, 2013 - in Environment, Projects

The deadline for submitting entries to become European Green Capital 2016 is now closed and the following 12 cities from 11 different countries have entered the competition: Dąbrowa Górnicza (Poland) Essen (Germany) Larissa (Greece) Ljubljana (Slovenia)…

Esri and Next Century Combine Forces to Develop Ozone Map Widgets

October 29, 2013 - in Environment, Projects

Esri announces that it will partner with Next Century, a decision support company based in Columbia, Maryland, to develop Esri map widgets for the Ozone…

EPA Releases Greenhouse Gas Emissions Data from Large Facilities

October 23, 2013 - in Analysis, Environment, Projects

Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its third year of greenhouse gas data detailing carbon pollution emissions and trends broken…

Landmark Information Group Signs Deal to Provide Site-Specific Environmental Risk Reports for Sites in Australia

October 7, 2013 - in Corporate, Environment, Land Development

Landmark Information Group has signed a partnership agreement with Melbourne-based Spatial Vision to provide their specialist Environmental Risk Assessment report, CheckSite, to the UK market. CheckSite, which will be available through Landmark’s Envirocheck…

The EPA's Village Green Project Builds a Solar-powered Air Quality Measurement System

April 24, 2013 - in Environment, Projects, Sensors

Soon you will be able to lounge on a bench in a public setting and use your smart phone to get real-time data on the air quality around you. It’s all part of a project being co-led by EPA scientists Ronald Williams and Dr. Gayle Hagler. The Village Green…

Detroit's Urban Agriculture Plans Move Forward

December 8, 2012 - in Environment

The Detroit City Planning Commission approved the city’s new urban agriculture zoning ordinance Thursday evening. The action takes the city closer to officially recognizing the city’s multitude of community gardens and encouraging new and larger urban…