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Our Upcoming Events
Tuesday, September 9, 5-9pm
Northeast Ohio Clean Cities Coalition at Earth Day Coalition presents the 3rd Annual AltFuel and Sunset Cruise-In at Whiskey Island. Enjoy live music, Cleveland's beautiful sunset and food for purchase from your some of your favorite food trucks whille learning about alternative fuel technology. Click here for an exhibitor application.
Through September 30
Join Earth Day Coalition's team in the National Bike Challenge! The Challenge unites 50,000 riders across the country in making every bike mile count. Bike Cleveland is our region's local host and is challenging you to take part in this friendly and free competition. Register for the challenge here and search for "Earth Day Coalition" to be a part of our team.
Wednesday, November 19
Earth Day Coalition presents our 17th Annual Instrumental Evening for the Earth at the smARTspace at 78th Street Studios. The evening will feature a performance by members of the world-famous Cleveland Orchestra, a local and sustainable food reception, raffles and a live auction. Contact Sarah or Scott at (216) 281-6468 for more information.
In the Community
Opening in June 2014
The Upcycle Parts Shop, located at 6419 St. Clair Avenue, is Cleveland’s first creative reuse art center where you can buy low cost unique art supplies, learn about ucpcycling, craft in an open studio or a workshop and be inspired to create less waste and more art.
Want to learn how to install solar panels? Want to become certified to work in the solar energy field? In as little as five days you can realize your goal. Join Green Energy Ohio for this 5-Day Solar Electric (Photovoltaic) Certification Workshop in the Sustainability Center at Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds. Click here for more information.
July 25 and 26
Burning River Fest at Wendy Park and the Historic Coast Guard Station. Click here for more information.
Saturday, September 6. Boat launch at 10am
Join in the annual Great Lake Erie Boat Float at Edgewater Beach in the Cleveland Metroparks Lakefront Reservation. This is a fun and unique event that helps raise awareness about the effects of plastics in our waterways. For more information contact Cathi Lehn (email@example.com –or- firstname.lastname@example.org)
Wednesday, September 17-Thursday, September 18
Join the City of Cleveland for the 6th Annual Sustainable Cleveland 2019 Summit at the Public Auditorium (500 Lakeside Ave., Cleveland, OH 44114). The Keynote Speaker is Annie Leonard, The Story of Stuff.
NRDC’s "Toxic Power" uses publicly-available data to rank states and power plants based on 2010 air pollution levels showing that Ohio (#2) only follows Kentucky (#1) among the top 20 toxic U.S. states where residents are at a higher risk of numerous health problems just by breathing.
Do you know the E-Check program removes 74 tons of harmful emissions each day. And the Ohio EPA has introduced a new, decentralized E-check program called ChoicePlus with 16 self service kiosks and 53 new testing locations. More information here.
The U.S. EPA has released the 17th annual U.S. greenhouse gas inventory showing that overall emissions have grown by over 10% from 1990 to 2010.
Click here to access EPAs new GHG Reporting Program Data and Data Publication Tool to look at state and local emissions as well as resource tools.
Cuyahoga County implementd a year-round household hazardous waste disposal program - more information at: http://blog.cleveland.com/metro/2011/10/cuyahoga_county_solid_waste_ma.html. Click here for your city’s program and accepted materials: http://cuyahogaswd.org/en-US/hazardous-waste.aspx.
Cleveland's expanded automated waste collection and curbside recycling program.