Sunlit City Parks – Helping Light the Way on Solar Power

by Alison Lueders, Great Green Editing Last month, the city of St. Petersburg announced a $2.4 million federal grant to fund installation of solar panels at 19 of the city’s parks and recreational sites. The project, called Sunlit City Parks, will not only save the city energy costs, but also serve as an education program …

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WMNF to Cut Environmental News

WMNF is the decades-old Community Radio Station in Tampa, broadcasting alternative music and news programming at 88.5 FM. The mission statement specifically includes non-mainstream points of view on environmentalism: “Our news and public affairs programming emphasize controversial, neglected, and non-mainstream points of view on important local as well as national or world issues, illuminating our …

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Buzz Round Up

The Buzz was a fantastic success again this year with hundreds in attendance. It is hard to believe how our informal gathering has grown in just five years! At the Straz Center, on the bank of the Hillsborough River in downtown Tampa, the November 7 event featured wine, beer and food from wonderful local vendors …

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