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Fitzgerald Auto Mall Solar Array Ribbon Cutting Gaithersburg MD

Who: Fitzgerald Auto Mall – Gaithersburg Genesis, Hyundai, Subaru, Toyota What: Ribbon Cutting on Largest Solar Roof of an Auto Dealer East of the Mississippi When: Wednesday, May 15th 10am Where: 908 Russell Avenue, Gaithersburg MD 20879 How big is the Fitzgerald Solar Roof array? 2,435 panels which covers approximately 45,168 sqft  (for reference, an

Greener Acres: Non-Profits Sustaining Sustainability

This regular feature introduces Montgomery County non-profit organizations that are making a difference with their work in sustainability spaces across a variety of industry sectors. Our first subject is the Silver Spring-based Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC). Created in 1998, the Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) is a non-profit, community-based, non-government organization (NGO) that promotes and certifies

Be Green Hub Speaker Series

Join Be Green Hub for our first Speaker Series of 2019! Speakers will present strategies and practices for your green company to accelerate its sustainability and innovation. Timeline: 11:30am – Doors open / networking / lunch* 12:00pm – Presentation begins *Lunch will be provided by Be Green Hub. Emergence of B Corps and Benefit Corporations

Be Green Hub incubator program accepting applications

Are you or do you know an entrepreneur with a startup in the environment or food sectors? Help jumpstart your or their business by encouraging them to apply to Be Green Hub’s incubator today! Be Green Hub, Bethesda Green‘s incubator program, grows green and social impact startups into successful companies with purpose. Be Green Hub is recruiting a
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Improving Environmental Performance: Local Lessons from an International Standard

Fitzgerald Auto Malls, the Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated (CCBCC) Production Facility in Silver Spring, and Montgomery County Government’s Yard Trim Composting Facility were recently welcomed into the County’s Green Business Certification Program because of their certification to the ISO 14001 standard. They are understandably proud of meeting this voluntary international standard which is based on a