Environment

  • April 29, 2016

    Philly City Council cultivating interest in vertical farming

    There's a growing interest in urban or vertical farming, and Philadelphia's City Council is planning a hearing to learn more. The mini-farms...
  • April 25, 2016

    Sierra Club sues N.J. over approval of South Jersey natural gas pipeline

    The state chapter of the Sierra Club is suing two New Jersey agencies in a bid to overturn their approval of a 30-mile natural gas pipeline that would...
  • April 25, 2016

    Brandywine artist, philanthropist and conservator 'Frolic' Weymouth dies

    The founder of the Brandywine River Conservancy and Museum of Art, George Weymouth, died on Sunday. He was 79. Weymouth, an heir to the du Pont fortu...
  • April 22, 2016 |  EssayWorks

    Active carbon emission reduction must now follow monumental Paris climate agreement

    The COP-21 Climate Summit in Paris is hailed as a monumental success because all 196 countries committed to sign the agreement. It must be taken serio...
  • April 21, 2016

    The evolution of Earth Day

    On Friday, a record 200 nations will mark the 46th anniversary of Earth Day. The United Nations will begin signing an international climate treaty on ...
  • April 18, 2016

    N.J. issues draft permit for B.L. England coal plant to switch to natural gas power

    The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection is giving its tentative blessing to a plan allowing the B.L. England coal plant in Beesley'...
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