Palo Alto has new environmental sustainability goals for 2012

     Along with other issues the city will be focusing on this year, increasing environmental sustainability will remain a priority for Palo Alto. According to Palo Alto Online article, Green goals, infrastructure on city’s 2012 agenda  posted on January 6, city council is aiming to achieve new performance targets for its Climate Action and Zero Waste plans.

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GREENLIGHT Film Festival

The Greenlight Earth Day Film Festival is a celebration of  Earth Day featuring film projects that explore environmental citizenship and show how individual actions can reduce environmental impacts. Films featured at the 2012 Festival will be produced by local artists and student-produced films.  Deadline for entries will be March 2012. This film should creatively inspire others to find ways of saving energy! The requirements for submitting a film in this category include: must be a student (any age group) and must present a film focused on energy conservation and efficiency. The winning filmmaker will wear the title “Community Energy Champion” and receive a special award. The winning film will get viewed at Santa Clara County schools and far beyond.

Check Out the Festival’s Website for more Information: http://www.cityofpaloalto.org/environment/greenlight.asp

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