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Alternative Fuel Innovation Comes to Earth Day Texas

odyssey picFinding innovations in alternative fuel and educating the public in how they can make the change to more sustainable means of transportation is part of our mission at Earth Day Texas. That is why we made it our goal to partner with the best and the brightest in the alternative fuel sector to bring their knowledge to our community.

This year at Earth Day Texas we partnered with National Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Day Odyssey to bring education and awareness of the alternative fuel options available for increased transportation system sustainability.

The AFV Day Odyssey is paramount in educating the public on alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles. This awareness campaign contributes to cleaner air by reducing vehicle emissions which play a key role in conserving our nation’s natural resources, creating new jobs and presents the real possibility to decrease our dependence on foreign oil.

Since 2002, Odyssey has been working to move our country towards energy independence and provide a platform for innovation in clean alternative transportation to a variety of audiences. We are honored for the opportunity to partner with an organization like AFV Day Odyssey at Earth Day Texas. Together we can propel our mission one step closer to a better world.

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Investment in Clean Tech Gets a Boost at the US China Innovation and Investment Summit

Earlier this month, investors from US-based clean energy technology companies and energy investors from China gathered at the US China Innovation and Investment Summit (UCIS) in Houston, Texas. The event facilitates a unique opportunity for collaboration between representatives from innovative renewable energy companies in the US and investors and strategic partners from China. Both groups…

May 26, 2017 • Event NewsNewsTechnology & Innovation

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Five Questions with Michael Cain, President of EARTHxFilm

1. Tell us a little about your background in film and how you came to EDTx. I founded my first film festival in 1999 which was the Deep Ellum Film Festival and raised funds for cancer relief. That festival grew into the Dallas International Film Festival which still runs today. In between directing/producing films Trammell…

April 23, 2017 • Event News

Five Questions with Emily Hargrove, Producer at Earth Day Texas

1.Tell us a little about your background as a producer and how you came to EDTx. I worked in film in London on four of the Harry Potter movies and it was on set of the Prisoner of Azkaban that I met my husband, Miles.  When he wasn’t working on films, he lived in Dallas…

April 23, 2017 • Event News

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Five Questions with Rebecca Murry, Education

1. Tell us a little about your background and how you came to EDTx? I love working with students! I’ve taught and advised students for more than 10 years. My goal in life is to help young people gain exposure and utilize resources in the community and at school. When students connect with local organizations…

April 23, 2017 • Event News