green http://wvxu.org en Environmental educators seeing green in NKY http://wvxu.org/post/environmental-educators-seeing-green-nky <p>Green communities don't happen by accident. That's one of the messages Friday Kentucky environmental educators will&nbsp;discover&nbsp;&nbsp;as they learn about and&nbsp;visit <a href="http://www.oxbowinc.org/">The Oxbow</a>, <a href="http://www.civicgardencenter.org/">The Civic Garden Center</a>,&nbsp;LEED homes, <a href="http://www.sd1.org/">Sanitation District 1</a> and the<a href="http://www.lickingrivertrail.org/web/Licking_River_Greenway_and_Trails.html"> Licking River</a>.</p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 15:37:47 +0000 Ann Thompson 14077 at http://wvxu.org Environmental educators seeing green in NKY Updating the Green Cincinnati plan http://wvxu.org/post/updating-green-cincinnati-plan <p>Officials are working to update the city's sustainability plan called Green Cincinnati. &nbsp;<br><br>Environmental Quality Director Larry Falkin said it's the roadmap preparing the city to be environmentally, economically and socially successful in competitions with other cities and parts of the world. &nbsp;<br><br>The plan was drafted in 2007 and city council adopted it a year later. &nbsp;<br><br>Now Falkin said it's time for an update.<br> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 19:47:23 +0000 Jay Hanselman 8311 at http://wvxu.org Updating the Green Cincinnati plan Yellow and Gray Buses Can Go Green http://wvxu.org/post/yellow-and-gray-buses-can-go-green <p>A <strong>zero-emission bus</strong> is on a cross country tour, stopping off in Cincinnati to demonstrate its super green features. Take a test drive with <a href="http://www.wvxu.org/people/ann-thompson">Ann Thompson</a> in this week’s<strong> Focus on Technology</strong>.</p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 05:31:10 +0000 Ann Thompson 4094 at http://wvxu.org Yellow and Gray Buses Can Go Green The Great Outdoor Weekend http://wvxu.org/post/great-outdoor-weekend <p><strong>Brewster Rhoads</strong> from the <a href="http://www.greenumbrella.org/">Green Umbrella Regional Sustainability Alliance</a> is in<strong> The Front Row with Betsy Ross </strong>to talk about next weekend’s <a href="http://www.greatoutdoorweekend.org/">Great Outdoor Weekend</a>, an opportunity to participate in over one hundred environmentally friendly activities around the area.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 05:30:05 +0000 Betsy Ross 3855 at http://wvxu.org The Great Outdoor Weekend myactions.org http://wvxu.org/post/myactionsorg <p>Thane Maynard welcomes <strong>Craig Young and his son, Michael</strong>, to talk about a new mobile app they have created called <a href="http://www.myactions.org/">myactions.org</a> to not only increase environmentally positive behaviors, but to also raise needed funds for the <a href="http://cincinnatizoo.org/">Cincinnati Zoo</a> and other environmental organizations.</p> Fri, 31 Aug 2012 04:46:05 +0000 Thane Maynard 3187 at http://wvxu.org myactions.org