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City of Atlanta Urban Agriculture Expansion Project Receives $40,000 Grant Through U.S. Conference of Mayors Partnership with ScottsMiracle-Gro January 21, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 21, 2016 News Release City of Atlanta Urban Agriculture Expansion Project Receives $40,000 Grant Through U.S. Conference of Mayors Partnership with ScottsMiracle-Gro ATLANTA – The City of Atlanta …

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City of Atlanta Launches First Phase of Energy Savings Performance Contract Initiative December 10, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 10, 2015 News Release City of Atlanta Launches First Phase of Energy Savings Performance Contract Initiative ATLANTA – The City of Atlanta announced today that the Mayor’s Office …

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Atlanta Ranks Third on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List of Most Buildings in the U.S. March 30, 2015

News Release Atlanta Ranks Third on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List of Most Buildings in the U.S. Metropolitan Atlanta moves from fifth to third place in one year as the commercial …

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City of Atlanta Recognizes Better Buildings Challenge Top Performers December 4, 2014

News Release City of Atlanta Recognizes Better Buildings Challenge Top Performers ATLANTA –  The Mayor’s Office of Sustainability and  partner organizations announced the top performers of 2014 at its Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge annual recognition …

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Mayor Kasim Reed Honored with Southface Argon Award for Leadership in Sustainability October 6, 2014

News Release Mayor Kasim Reed Honored with Southface Argon Award for Leadership in Sustainability ATLANTA –  At its annual Visionary Dinner, Mayor Kasim Reed was presented with Southface Energy Institute’s highest honor, the …

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City of Atlanta Joins U.S. Department of Energy Workplace Charging Challenge June 13, 2014

News Release City of Atlanta Joins U.S. Department of Energy Workplace Charging Challenge Challenge aims to increase the number of employers offering workplace charging stations over the next ten years ATLANTA –  The …

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Atlanta Ranks 3rd on EPA’s List of Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Certified Buildings April 10, 2014

News Release Atlanta Ranks 3rd on EPA’s List of Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Certified Buildings Metro Atlanta moves from 5th to 3rd place in one year ATLANTA –  The Mayor’s Office …

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City of Atlanta Strengthens Commitment to Energy Efficiency Goals with City Energy Project and Data Accelerator January 31, 2014

News Release City of Atlanta Strengthens Commitment to Energy Efficiency Goals with Center Energy Project and Data Accelerator Atlanta joins select group of leading cities in sustainability focused on reducing energy use …

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City of Atlanta Recognized as a Green Community December 5, 2013

News Release City of Atlanta Recognized as a Green Community Atlanta Regional Commission recognizes Atlanta’s sustainability best practices across government operations and the community   ATLANTA –  This week, the City of Atlanta was …

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Metro Atlanta Chamber Releases Clean Technology Ecosystem Report September 28, 2013

News Release Clean Technology Ecosystem Report Highlights City of Atlanta and Region as Leaders in Clean Technology Report highlights region’s job creation strengths in top clean tech sectors ATLANTA –  City of Atlanta …

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City of Atlanta Partners with the Atlanta Falcons and Ford Motor Company for First PlugIn America Event in Partnership with NFL Team September 28, 2013

News Release City of Atlanta Partners with the Atlanta Falcons and Ford Motor Company for First PlugIn America Event in Partnership with NFL Team Mayor’s Office of Sustainability and Ford Motor Company …

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Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge Recognizes Top Performers and Expands to Buckhead July 22, 2013

News Release Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge Recognizes Top Performers and Expands to Buckhead Initiative now spans city’s three major submarkets including more than 120 buildings ATLANTA — Mayor Kasim Reed and Denise …

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