green

Forest with heart-shaped canopy
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Rasa Kaye
February 03, 2020 - 12:48 pm
Valentine’s Day may be another widely commercialized holiday, but you can still be green of heart and have some sweet fun without expanding your carbon footprint. Read more here for tips on staying green and sustainable date night activities in Philadelphia.
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Green Philly panel
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Kim Glovas
November 25, 2019 - 12:20 pm
Although Philly is continuing to enhance its streets, energy use and livability, sustainability experts issued the city a report card with a just-barely passing grade. Read more here.
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Energy-efficient windows
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Mike DeNardo
August 12, 2019 - 3:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The second year of Philadelphia's clean energy campaign has helped create more jobs and improve the learning environment at a few Philly schools, according to city officials. At Northeast High School, crews are installing energy-efficient windows and upgrading the...
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Rasa Kaye
April 11, 2019 - 12:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — ’Tis the season for getting down and dirty. Whether your garden sprawls across acres of landscaping or across a balcony of pots, April is finally the month most of us can start stirring up the soil for a new year of fabulous flora. Can you dig it? Now’s the time to...
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Chicago Journeymen Plumbers dye the Chicago River green.
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March 15, 2019 - 11:30 am
CHICAGO ( WBBM Newsradio ) — Organizers of Chicago’s downtown St. Patrick’s Day Parade offered a sneak peek of Saturday’s event, including the preparations necessary to dye the Chicago River green. Jim Majerowicz of Plumbers Local 130 showed reporters how an orange-colored dye powder is mixed with...
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Dreamstime
Rachel Kurland
March 06, 2019 - 1:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's always St. Patrick's Day in Philadelphia. Well, not really, but the month of March does get pretty festive. A St. Patrick's Day parade, event or festival is, in a word, an experience . Although it originated as a Catholic day of feasting, it has become one of...
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