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Seattle's First Green Festival Proves Popular

Seattle's First Green Festival Proves Popular

SEATTLE, Washington, April 17, 2008 (ENS) – Spring festival season kicked off Saturday with Seattle’s inaugural Green Festival. More than 350 exhibits and 125 speakers on five stages filled the Washington State Convention Center and attracted thousands of people to the two day festival, produced by Seven Star Events. Green Festivals have been held since…

12 New Solar America Cities Earn $200,000 Grants

12 New Solar America Cities Earn $200,000 Grants

DENVER, Colorado, March 31, 2008 (ENS) – Twelve cities have been selected to become Solar America Cities that will receive federal grant funding and technical help to install solar technologies. Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman announced Friday that the federal government will make available up to $2.4 million to the 12 cities, which he says were…