Did you know: 40% of food in the United States goes uneaten?*
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Did you know: 40% of food in the United States goes uneaten?*

The Great Basin Community Food Co-Op is one of the stops during Envirolution’s Sustainability Tour and has many practices in...
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Did you know: The Washoe County School District received a Golden Pinecone Sustainability Award in 2017 for its Sustainability Policy?
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Did you know: The Washoe County School District received a Golden Pinecone Sustainability Award in 2017 for its Sustainability Policy?

The policy states that “All Washoe County School District schools and other facilities shall implement programs and practices which are...
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Did you know that DRI has over 40 specialized research laboratories and facilities offering sampling, monitoring, data analytics, and guidance to Nevada, the nation and the world?
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Did you know that DRI has over 40 specialized research laboratories and facilities offering sampling, monitoring, data analytics, and guidance to Nevada, the nation and the world?

The Desert Research Institute (DRI) is a world leader in investigating the effects of natural and human-induced environmental change and...
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Did you Know that RTC provides FREE transportation on St. Patrick’s Day?
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Did you Know that RTC provides FREE transportation on St. Patrick’s Day?

RTC is marking 15 years of providing safe transportation services to help celebrate St. Patrick’s Day responsibly with the FREE...
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Did You Know: Tesla builds not only all electric vehicles but also scalable clean energy generation and storage products?
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Did You Know: Tesla builds not only all electric vehicles but also scalable clean energy generation and storage products?

As part of Envirolution's Sustainability Tour held March 26 to 30 during the Washoe County School District Spring Break, students...
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Did You Know: Patagonia, through their membership in 1% for the Planet, donated $89 million to environmental programs last year?
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Did You Know: Patagonia, through their membership in 1% for the Planet, donated $89 million to environmental programs last year?

Patagonia is using business to inspire and implement solutions to the environmental crisis. The Patagonia Reno Outlet will be one...
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Did You Know: the River School Farm is bringing you food 365 days a year!
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Did You Know: the River School Farm is bringing you food 365 days a year!

Did You Know: the River School Farm is bringing you food 365 days a year! The River School Farm has...
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Did You Know: NV Energy worked with the Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy to create the Nevada Electric Highway?
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Did You Know: NV Energy worked with the Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy to create the Nevada Electric Highway?

Did You Know: NV Energy worked with the Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy to create the Nevada Electric Highway? The...
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Did You Know: Plastic never actually decomposes?
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Did You Know: Plastic never actually decomposes?

Did You Know: Plastic never actually decomposes? That means that every piece of plastic ever made is still somewhere on...
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Students will Visit Lockwood Landfill During Sustainability Tour on March 27
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Students will Visit Lockwood Landfill During Sustainability Tour on March 27

Did you Know: The Lockwood Landfill creates green energy from landfill gas? Lockwood powers two CAT 3520 engines, generating approximately 3.2...
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Did You Know: Oxbow is the home to black crowned night herons, red-shouldered hawks, mule deer, beavers, rainbow trout and more?
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Did You Know: Oxbow is the home to black crowned night herons, red-shouldered hawks, mule deer, beavers, rainbow trout and more?

Located on the Truckee River, the Oxbow Nature Study Area serves the public for Wildlife Education and Aquatic Education programs...
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Did You Know: Ormat has geothermal and recovered energy power plants in 30 countries?
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Did You Know: Ormat has geothermal and recovered energy power plants in 30 countries?

Ormat - generates capacity over 86 MW at its Steamboat Facility, enough renewable energy to meet the residential electricity needs...
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Sustainability Tour 2018 – March 26th – 28th
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Sustainability Tour 2018 – March 26th – 28th

Be sure to attend Envirolution's Sustainability Tour 2018, held March 26th thru 30th during the Washoe County and Carson City...
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NV Energy Foundation Check Presentation on January 24
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NV Energy Foundation Check Presentation on January 24

Check out the media coverage from MyNews4 after the NV Energy check presentation at O'Brien STEM Academy on January 24....
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New Director of Sustainability Ignites Campus Community with New Policies and Ideas
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New Director of Sustainability Ignites Campus Community with New Policies and Ideas

By Caitlin Lynch, UNR Student and Intern for Envirolution Envirolution recently had the opportunity to sit down with Steven McNeece,...
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Welcome Caitlin Lynch – Envirolution Social Media Intern

Caitlin Lynch is Envirolution's New Social Media Intern. Caitlin is a junior at University of Nevada, Reno studying Wildlife Ecology...
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Elizabeth Everest
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Elizabeth Everest

Volunteer Social Media and Outreach Coordinator Elizabeth Everest was born and raised in Carson City, Nevada. After spending a year...
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Did you know: For every mile pedaled instead of driven, nearly 1 pound of CO is saved.

Washoe County Air Quality Management Division - implementing clean air solutions that protect the quality of life for the citizens...
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Did you know: When you let your car idle you get zero miles to the gallon. Ouch!

Turn the key! Be idle free! The Alliance for Climate Education's Idle Free Campaign will be one of the presentations...
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Did You Know: Envirohaven has created the perfect design for sustainable housing: hyper-efficient, affordable, and stunningly beautiful!

Envirohaven - Striving to make sustainable living both desirable and obtainable to more people in more places. An Envirohaven home...
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