Exhibitor Spotlight

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Saving the 'Blue Heart' of the Planet One Hope Spot at a Time

Covering over 70 percent of the earth’s surface and home for 97% of life on Earth, the ocean acts as a natural life support system, driving climate and weather, stabilizing temperature, and shaping the Earth’s chemistry. Over the past 50 years, we have drawn down the ocean’s assets rapidly with a significant loss of coral…

March 10, 2017 • Event NewsExhibitor SpotlightNatural Resources & Conservation

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Want To Know The Latest Innovations in Land and Biodiversity Conservation? Start Here

When you think innovation, what comes to mind? Chances are it might be technology related – but what’s not as common to come across in the trending news articles is innovation in the nature conservation arena. Conservation innovation stems from passionate work done by volunteers and environmental professionals striving to develop initiatives that protect land,…

March 6, 2017 • Event NewsExhibitor SpotlightNatural Resources & Conservation

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Everything You Wanted to Know About the Oil and Gas Industry But Were Too Afraid to Ask

When you think of the trailblazers in environmentally conscious thought leadership, you might not think of the oil and gas industry – but you haven’t met Ryan Sitton. This year at Earth Day Texas 2017 we are proud to have oil and gas engineering expert and small business owner, Ryan Sitton as one of our expert…

February 22, 2017 • Event NewsExhibitor SpotlightPolicy & Industry

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Exhibitor Spotlight: Billions in Change

Billions in Change is one of our incredible exhibitors taking action to implement solutions to important global problems in the areas of water, energy and health. Access to these basics affects both rich and poor. The creator of 5-hour Energy® and Billions in Change, Manoj Bhargava, has pledged his fortune to helping humanity. An unconventional philanthropist, Bhargava is funding…

April 11, 2016 • AttendExhibitor SpotlightTechnology & Innovation

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Austin Footwear Labs

In 2015, the startup Austin Footwear Labs launched their brand at Earth Day Texas. The Texas-based company produces stylish shoes made out of 50% recycled tire rubber, which creates great footwear and also keeps tires out of landfills. Their mission is to “deliver high quality products using innovative technology and materials science to offer both sustainable and…

December 21, 2015 • AttendExhibitor Spotlight

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Artist Spotlight: Thomas Kinkade

Thomas Kinkade, known as “the painter of light,” was famous for his bright and detailed landscapes and worlds. He said of his work, “in more than twenty years as a professional painter, my consistent goal has been to create inviting worlds that draw people into their depths and encourage them to seek a better, brighter,…

December 18, 2015 • Academic, Culture & CommunityAttendExhibitor Spotlight

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Dallas Tesla Car Club

The Dallas Tesla car club has brought major attention to the future of electric cars. Each April, the Dallas Tesla Car Club members bring their fastest new models to Earth Day Texas and put their vehicles on display for attendees. This exhibit brings great attention and excitement to the camaraderie surrounding green vehicles.

December 17, 2015 • Exhibitor SpotlightTechnology & Innovation

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Green Car Show

Earth Day Texas has one of the largest displays of green vehicles in the world. Green vehicles encompass everything from electric vehicles to highly efficient cars, to biofuel engines to tractor-trailers and bus fleets powered by natural gas. Car-loving visitors will not want to miss the chance to learn all about these sweet, eco-friendly rides, and…

December 17, 2015 • Exhibitor SpotlightTechnology & Innovation