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Good Morning Texas

Project Green 20K to a Better Way: John Paul II High School

Project Green 20K to a Better Way: John Paul II High SchoolProject Green 20K to a Better Way: John Paul II High School
  • Good Morning Texas
  • 8 months, 1 week ago
Good Morning Texas

Project Green 20K to a Better Way: Equest Therapeutic Horsemanship

Project Green 20K to a Better Way: Equest Therapeutic HorsemanshipProject Green 20K to a Better Way: Equest Therapeutic Horsemanship
  • Good Morning Texas
  • 8 months, 1 week ago
Good Morning Texas

Project Green $20k to a Better Way: Friends of Coppell Nature Park

Project Green $20k to a Better Way: Friends of Coppell Nature ParkProject Green $20k to a Better Way: Friends of Coppell Nature Park
  • Good Morning Texas
  • 8 months, 1 week ago
Project Green

Project Green K-5th grade winner

Project Green K-5th grade winnerCatherine Southwick from Arthur Kramer Elementary has been inspiring her students to be more environmentally aware. It has made the students more conscious of their actions and their effects on the environment.
  • Project Green
  • 8 months, 1 week ago
Good Morning Texas

Serve Denton! Cast your vote in Project Green $20K to a Better Way

Serve Denton! Cast your vote in Project Green $20K to a Better WayServe Denton! Cast your vote in Project Green $20K to a Better Way
  • Good Morning Texas
  • 8 months, 1 week ago
Good Morning Texas

Exchange your vote! Meet today's Project Green $20K to a Better Way finalist

Exchange your vote! Meet today's Project Green $20K to a Better Way finalistExchange your vote! Meet today's Project Green $20K to a Better Way finalist
  • Good Morning Texas
  • 8 months, 1 week ago
Good Morning Texas

Reserve your vote! Meet today's Project Green $20K to a Better Way finalist

Reserve your vote! Meet today's Project Green $20K to a Better Way finalistReserve your vote! Meet today's Project Green $20K to a Better Way finalist
  • Good Morning Texas
  • 8 months, 1 week ago
Good Morning Texas

Come to their rescue! Today's Project Green $20K to a Better Way finalist

Come to their rescue! Today's Project Green $20K to a Better Way finalistCome to their rescue! Today's Project Green $20K to a Better Way finalist
  • Good Morning Texas
  • 8 months, 1 week ago
Good Morning Texas

You can help their garden grow! Project Green $20K to a Better Way

You can help their garden grow! Project Green $20K to a Better WayYou can help their garden grow! Project Green $20K to a Better Way
  • Good Morning Texas
  • 8 months, 1 week ago
Project Green

Project Green: Eco-Educator Award 2014

Project Green: Eco-Educator Award 2014This year's Eco-Educator Award was issued to Tony Strohmeyer. News 8's Shon Gables introduces us to him and shows us how he and his students are making a difference.
  • Project Green
  • 11 months, 2 weeks ago
Project Green

Fort Hood recycling program aims for zero waste

Fort Hood recycling program aims for zero wasteFort Hood is one of the largest military installations in the world. All those soldiers and their families generate a lot of waste, but now the post has gone "green" — and it's paying off in more ways than one.
  • Project Green
  • 1 year, 5 months ago
Texas News

'Eau de Sewage' seen as water solution in parched West Texas

'Eau de Sewage' seen as water solution in parched West TexasFour hours west of Fort Worth, water supplies are drying up. But ideas to replenish them are not. "I heard somebody say they get to drink their beer twice now," said water official John Grant.
  • Texas News
  • 1 year, 11 months ago
Project Green

Viewer's Choice Award: Kim Aman from Moss Haven Elementary School

Viewer's Choice Award: Kim Aman from Moss Haven Elementary SchoolKim Aman from Moss Haven Elementary School has been a key supporter and true champion for the best project in the school's history - The Moss Haven Farm.
  • Project Green
  • 1 year, 5 months ago
Project Green

9th-12th Grade Category Winner: Sonia Duque-Miyashita from Newcomer Center

9th-12th Grade Category Winner: Sonia Duque-Miyashita from Newcomer CenterSonia Duque-Miyashita from Newcomer Center has been increasing her students' awareness about the benefits of growing their own gardens as well as the rewards associated with voluntarism.
  • Project Green
  • 1 year, 5 months ago
Dallas County

Dallas Council member proposes plastic bag ban

Dallas Council member proposes plastic bag banDwaine Caraway wants the city to follow Austin's lead and ban the single-use bags. He's asked the city attorney to draft an ordinance immediately.
  • Dallas County
  • 2 years, 1 month ago
Project Green

Dallas considers ban on plastic bags

Dallas considers ban on plastic bagsThe days of the single-use plastic bag could be numbered in Dallas. On Monday, the City Council started talking about a bag ban.
  • Project Green
  • 1 year, 10 months ago
Blog

New playing surface addresses old problems at Dallas school

New playing surface addresses old problems at Dallas schoolEpsicopal School of Dallas is getting a new field put in this summer, and the companies doing the work are keeping the environment and concussions in mind.
  • Blog
  • 2 years, 10 months ago
News

Groups claims Exide released 300,000 pounds of lead dust

Groups claims Exide released 300,000 pounds of lead dustFrisco Unleaded, a citizens group trying to persuade the city to close down a battery recycling plant, claims Exide has released 300,000 pounds of lead dust since it opened 48 years ago.
  • News
  • 3 years ago
Project Green

Water tests raise questions about Venus injection well

Water tests raise questions about Venus injection wellLand owners are worried about chemicals mixing with rainwater, and possibly spilling into a creek that empties into Joe Pool Lake.
  • Project Green
  • 3 years ago
Project Green

Duncanville business cutting down trees; neighbors are unhappy

Duncanville business cutting down trees; neighbors are unhappyResidents who've lived near South Alexander Avenue for 20 years are upset 75-year-old trees are being cut down.
  • Project Green
  • 1 year, 4 months ago
Daybreak

Money Manager: Is this a good time to buy a new car?

Money Manager: Is this a good time to buy a new car?Experts say gasoline prices could hit $4.25 by late April. Is this a good time to purchase a new, more fuel-efficient car? Is this investment really worth it? Financial expert Eric Amado has some tips.
  • Daybreak
  • 3 years, 1 month ago
Project Green

Looking for a 'green' job? Good luck

Looking for a 'green' job? Good luckThe Bureau of Labor Statistics says there are only 3.1 million green jobs in the U.S; that's about 2.4 percent of the nation's employment.
  • Project Green
  • 3 years, 1 month ago
Project Green

More rice, less fertilizer

More rice, less fertilizerGenetically engineered rice needs less fertilizer, saving the farmers money and reducing greenhouse gases.
  • Project Green
  • 3 years, 1 month ago
Weather

With lakes rising, water district still has supply problems

With lakes rising, water district still has supply problemsEven though 20 inches of rain have causes area lakes to rise, the North Texas Municipal water district is still coping with the loss of more than a quarter of its water supply.
  • Weather
  • 3 years, 1 month ago
Project Green

California house takes recycling to new level

California house takes recycling to new levelTwo Berkeley-based architects built their mostly solar-powered home out of recycled materials.
  • Project Green
  • 3 years, 1 month ago
Project Green

A greener Summer Olympics in London

A greener Summer Olympics in LondonIn 2010, Vancouver set a high standard for sustainability in the Winter Olympic Games. Now, London Olympic organizers have a plan to host the first truly sustainable games later this summer.
  • Project Green
  • 3 years, 1 month ago
Project Green

Electric cars growing in popularity

Electric cars growing in popularityFor shorter trips, or for folks who can charge up at work, electric cars are a great option and federal tax incentives can knock up to $7,500 off the purchase price.
  • Project Green
  • 3 years, 1 month ago
Local

Hidden pipe discovered at Dallas slaughterhouse

Hidden pipe discovered at Dallas slaughterhouseThe Columbia Packing plant in East Oak Cliff, which is under investigation for discharging pigs' blood into a creek that flowed into the Trinity River, had a second, hidden pipe on its property.
  • Local
  • 3 years, 1 month ago
Project Green

Austin bans plastic bags

Austin bans plastic bagsThe Austin City Council has approved a ban on disposable plastic and paper bags at checkout counters for retailers.
  • Project Green
  • 3 years, 1 month ago
Project Green

Wyoming town fears fracking poisoned their water

Wyoming town fears fracking poisoned their waterEPA scientists believe they've documented the first case of fracking fluids contaminating ground water.
  • Project Green
  • 3 years, 2 months ago