News & Updates

Environmental Collection & Recycling Event – October 3rd

Posted on September 29, 2015

From our friends in the Arlington County Department of Environmental Services Arlington’s Environmental Collection and Recycling Event (E-CARE) Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015‘  |’  8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Thomas Jefferson Continue Reading »

Northern Virginia Solar Home Tour – October 4th

Posted on September 28, 2015

Northern’  Virginia Solar Home Tour Sunday, October 4, 2015 ‘ – Postponed to Sunday, October 11 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Two buildings located at 706 North Ivy Street, Arlington (two Continue Reading »

Make the Switch & Get a FREE LED Bulb!

Posted on September 14, 2015

From our friends in the Arlington Department of Environmental Services … Make the Switch & Get a FREE LED Bulb! Ready to switch to the most efficient, durable, versatile light Continue Reading »

Event: Building a Smart City

Posted on September 10, 2015

From our friends at Leaders in Energy … Are you wondering what makes a “smart city” and why cities are interested in achieving this designation? A number of urban centers Continue Reading »

Fall is a Great Time to Go Native

Posted on September 8, 2015

Sure, there’s still a good bit of summer left, especially with the high temps this week. But, fall is right around the corner and it’s never too early to start Continue Reading »

Energy Masters Volunteer Training Program Expands to Alexandria

Posted on August 19, 2015

Energy Masters Volunteer Training Program Expands to Alexandria The award-winning Energy Masters program, which trains volunteers in energy efficiency, water conservation, and community education and outreach, is expanding to Alexandria. Continue Reading »

Get Active with EcoAction Arlington in August: County Fair, Energy Masters and More

Posted on August 6, 2015

Get Active with EcoAction Arlington in August Join EcoAction Arlington (and Volunteer with Us) at the Arlington County Fair! August 7 – 9 Thomas Jefferson Community Center 3501 Second Street Continue Reading »

Energy Masters Volunteers

Apply to Become an Energy Master Today!

Posted on July 31, 2015

Become an Energy Master! Modeled after the successful master gardeners training program, the award-winning Energy Masters program trains corps of volunteers in energy efficiency and water conservation techniques and in Continue Reading »

Tips for Sustainable Landscaping

Posted on June 22, 2015

Tips for Sustainable Landscaping Sustainable landscaping is a set of practices that work with nature to sustain local wildlife, conserve energy and water, improve air and water quality, and provide Continue Reading »

Help Reduce Pet Waste … and Spread the Word

Posted on June 19, 2015

Help Reduce Pet Waste … and Spread the Word Did you know that Four Mile Run is listed as impaired for bacteria? As part of the implementation plan to clean Continue Reading »