Destroyed trees at Maria Carrillo replaced

[imagebrowser id=26] Remember the five trees hacked down by vandals at Maria Carrillo High School  last month? Well PG&E last week donated five new trees to replace them and a crew of volunteers and Maria Carrillo volunteers and students planted new ones. The two that were damaged are expected to [...]

By | May 28th, 2013|2 Comments

SRJC to host green jobs conference March 1

Santa Rosa Junior College will host a day-long conference entitled “How Green Jobs Can Rebuild California” on March 1 in the Bertolini Student Center on the Santa Rosa campus. Speakers include Rep. Mike Thompson, D-St. Helena, SRJC President Frank Chong, Sonoma County Supervisor Mike McGuire, as well as representatives from [...]

By | February 25th, 2013|0 Comments

Deadline Feb. 28 for PG&E ‘Bright Minds’ scholarship

The deadline to apply for the PG&E Bright Minds scholarship is Feb. 28. Awards ranged from $2,500 to $30,000. Last year, PG&E awarded awards to 100 students, according to the company. The awards are given based on demonstration of community leadership, personal triumph, financial need and academic achievement. Recipients must [...]

By | February 21st, 2013|0 Comments

Analy High wins Bright Ideas grant

[imagebrowser id=10] Analy High School received a $10,000 grant from PG&E this week to build a small house on campus that will rely on renewable power and be completely off the grid, according to PG&E spokeswoman Brittany McKannay. The awards, part of the company’s Bright Ideas program, are doled out [...]

By | November 9th, 2012|0 Comments

Reach School wins $10k green grant

The Reach School in Sebastopol has been awarded a $10,000 grant from PG&E’s Bright Ideas program. It is the maximum amount awarded. The program funds energy saving and environmental stewardship programs that include solar projects, youth energy and environmental programs, renewable energy or science-related field trips, green school projects and [...]

By | December 24th, 2010|1 Comment