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New Green Roof Graces Department of the Interior Building

New Green Roof Graces Department of the Interior Building

WASHINGTON, DC, December 16, 2008 (ENS) – Secretary of the Interior Dirk Kempthorne Monday cut the ribbon opening a new green roof that has been planted on the third wing of the Main Interior Building in Washington. “What more suitable place for a green roof than the headquarters of America’s conservation department in Washington, DC?”…

Zarco 66 Opens Earth Friendly Fuels Station in Kansas

Zarco 66 Opens Earth Friendly Fuels Station in Kansas

LAWRENCE, Kansas, June 30, 2008 (ENS) – The grand opening of the Zarco 66 Earth Friendly Fuels Station today in the university town of Lawrence, Kansas was more than just the opening of another gas station – it was attended by politicians and conservationists eager to promote homegrown alternatives to foreign oil. Offering a variety…