Cincinnati News

28 January 2019 - 12:00am

Opinion: Future is Getting Warmer, But Still Brighter

Source: Cincinnati Enquirer Opinion Contributor: Craig Davis Published Jan. 28, 2019 In recent months, I have come to notice an interesting shift in the news coverage of climate change. Stories have moved away from debating its scientific merits

7 January 2019 - 12:00am

City's Forthcoming Sustainability Efforts Will 'Shock This Community'

Source: WVXU Date: January 7, 2019 Director of the Cincinnati 2030 District Tremaine Phillips says in the next couple of months he will announce some projects that "will shock this community in terms of how far and how fast we are moving forward

10 December 2018 - 12:00am

City Council Pledges to Operate on 100% Renewable Energy by 2035

Source: WCPO Date: December 10, 2018 With a resolution  passed last week, City Council made Cincinnati the 100th U.S. city to pledge to neutralize its carbon footprint by 2035.  Read the full article here.

5 December 2018 - 12:00am

Cincinnati's 'Most Sustainable City' Title was Two Decades in the Making

Source: WCPO Date: December 5, 2018 Nonprofit Green Umbrella marks 20 years this week. Cincinnati ranks in the top 30 "greenest" cities in the U.S., according to an October report from the personal finance website Wallet Hub. Just a few months

29 October 2018 - 12:00am

Cincinnati Gets $2.5M Bloomberg Grant to Fight Climate Change

Source: Cincinnati Enquirer Date: October 29, 2018 Cincinnati Monday won a grant to help fight climate change and reduce carbon emissions. The $2.5 million grant comes from Bloomberg Phlanthropies' American Cities Climate Challenge.      The $2.5

23 October 2018 - 12:00am

Kroger Will Lead Urban Sustainability Effort, Cranley Announces at State of the City Speech

Source: Cincinnati Business Courier Date: October 23, 2018 Kroger will help lead a new effort to make urban properties green, Mayor John Cranley announced in his annual state-of-the-city speech on Tuesday. The nation’s operator of traditional

12 September 2018 - 12:00am

Sustainability District is the Next Green Cincinnati Project

Source: WVXU Date: September 12, 2018 Cincinnati sustainability enthusiasts are actively recruiting Downtown building owners to become a part of a  new 2030 District. The pitch is: joining would reduce energy use, water consumption and

29 August 2018 - 12:00am

Cincinnati Launches Sustainability District with Grant from Duke Class Benefit Fund

Source: Green Umbrella Date: August 29, 2018 The Duke Class Benefit Fund has committed $300,000 over 3 years to support Green Umbrella as it launches Cincinnati’s 2030 District. Read the full press release here. 

27 July 2018 - 12:00am

What's a 2030 District and Why Does This Sustainability Alliance Want One?

Source: Cincinnati Enquirer Date: July 27, 2018 Green Umbrella, Cincinnati's region sustainability alliance, has begun work to help keep this top ranking by leading the creation of a 2030 district within the city. Read the full article here.

26 July 2018 - 12:00am

Cincinnati Ranked Most Sustainable Metro Area by National Publication, Envisions 2030 District

Source: NKY Tribune Date: July 26, 2018 For the second year in a row Greater Cincinnati has been ranked as the most sustainable metro area in the nation by Site Selection Magazine. Using a diverse, data-rich index, the magazine looks at corporate