Energy

Volunteer Opportunity: Washington Conservation Corps.

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VOLUNTEER DESCRIPTION: CrewmemberPositionKingCounty     We are currently recruiting for a year-long position beginning this October 3rd. WCC is an environmental service and job training program for adults between 18 and 25. There are many WCC locations in Washington State and are sponsored by local organizations. We have four crews that work within King County …more about Volunteer Opportunity: Washington Conservation Corps.


Switching to Ethanol is Easier than Ever

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Switching To Ethanol Is Easier Than Ever Submission by Mario Charnell-Delgado (With some caveats) The Problem Crude oil is not a renewable resource, but for most Americans it’s still the only fuel available to them. It’s no secret that our reliance on oil leaves us dangerously exposed to supply disruptions, which have led to major economic …more about Switching to Ethanol is Easier than Ever



Register for ZIMRIDE Ridematch Program this Summer!

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Catch a ride this Summer with ZIMRIDE Campus Carpool Program! This quarter, BC’s Office of Sustainability Transportation department launched a very intuitive new ride-match software to help alleviate the pain of commuting. ZIMRIDE ridesharing program by Enterprise is BC’s exclusive host for carpool and transportation management. The new program replaces the previous rideshare program BC …more about Register for ZIMRIDE Ridematch Program this Summer!


Smash that Trash!

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Waste Audit Press Release Would you like to reduce the amount of trash that Bellevue College sends to the landfill? Waste audit shows room for im-provement when it comes to discarding items at Bellevue College. On April 21st, a group of students sorted through a massive pile of trash collected from the C Building at …more about Smash that Trash!



Earth Week Vendor Call Out!

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Are you a local business? Do you offer locally sourced, organic, vegan, or gluten free products? Are your products hand crafted or unique? Do you offer something that meets ALL of the above? We would love to consider you for our Sustainable Festival on April 19th from 10 am to 2 pm. We are having …more about Earth Week Vendor Call Out!




Bus Fare Changes!

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Sound Transit will change fares on their ST Express Bus service and Sounder Commuter Rail service.  King County Water Taxi fares will be changing for the West Seattle and Vashon Water Taxi.  Pierce Transit also has changes for senior, disabled, youth and SHUTTLE fares.  Other fares are not affected at that time.   King County …more about Bus Fare Changes!