Cincinnati News

10 June 2019 - 12:15pm

Opinion: Cincinnati Can Lead the Nation in Sustainability

Source: Cincinnati Enquirer, Opinion Contributor: Pete Blackshaw Published June 10, 2019 Sustainability is at the forefront of consumer purchase decisions and nearly every large corporation’s future growth plans. It’s driving spending among

4 June 2019 - 11:54am

AI, Biomaterials, Circularity: The A-B-Cs of a Flourishing Future

Source: Sustainable Brands: Lorraine Schuchart Published June 4, 2019 If good stories can change the world, they are likely to originate on a local level. Case in point: the 2030 Districts Network — whose mission is to establish a global network of

20 April 2019 - 11:48am

Opinion: Reason to Hope This Earth Day

Opinion Contributor: Ryan Mooney-Bullock Published April 20, 2019 This weekend, my son and I hiked through old growth forest at California Woods Nature Preserve. We were delighted to see native spring wildflowers in bloom. Our guide pointed out

20 April 2019 - 11:41am

Earth Day OTR Hopes to Teach People to Use Less, Recycle More

Local 12 (WKRC): Christian Hauser Published April 20, 2019 OVER-THE-RHINE, Ohio (WKRC) - Folks riding the streetcar were treated to some music and a free ride for most of the day. It's all part of an Earth Day celebration to try and get people to

16 April 2019 - 7:00am

Cincinnati's streetcar is testing free rides. Next free day is Saturday.

Source: Cincinnati Enquirer: Hannah Sparling Published April 16, 2019 Testing, testing. On Saturday – Earth Day OTR, a local celebration two days before the national Earth Day – you can ride the streetcar for free. Take it to Washington Park to

16 April 2019 - 6:52am

Report: Clean energy promoting job growth

Source: Columbia Daily Tribune By: Philip Joens Published: April 9th, 2019 Renewable energy jobs in the Midwest and Missouri grew in 2018, despite the sector shedding 4.5 percent of jobs nationally, a report by a Chicago think-tank found Tuesday

15 March 2019 - 12:00am

Cleaner and Greener: Cincinnati's Sustainable Future

CLEANER AND GREENER: CINCINNATI’S SUSTAINABLE FUTURE Cincinnati’s certification as a 2030 District starts the city on the path to a less polluted future. It might also save downtown building owners a little green along the way. Source: Cincinnati

28 January 2019 - 12:00am

Opinion: Future is Getting Warmer, But Still Brighter

Source: Cincinnati Enquirer Opinion Contributor: Craig Davis Published January 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

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.