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askHRgreen.org is a public awareness program of the 16 cities and counties of Hampton Roads administered through the Hampton Roads Planning District Commission (HRPDC), which encourages environmental stewardship among all residents here in southeastern Virginia. Members of askHRgreen.org include the cities of Chesapeake, Franklin, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Poquoson, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Virginia Beach and Williamsburg; the counties of Gloucester, Isle of Wight, James City, Southampton, Surry and York; and the Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD). Find out more about askHRgreen.org.
"Posted on December 10, 2013 by Rebekah Eastep
Our holiday gift exchange at work got a makeover this year! We requested that everyone bring a $10 Virginia made product or homemade craft in place of the typical gift cards, coffee mugs and gag gif Read more...
"Posted on December 6, 2013 by Guest Contributor
Reducing your water use does not have to be complex or time consuming. In fact there are many little changes you can make that can save lots of water. Here are three simple ways you can reduce the wa Read more...
"Posted on December 5, 2013 by Rebekah Eastep
Don’t let your neighborhood go to the dogs! Hampton Roads residents can now apply for a free pet waste station through a new grant program offered by askHRgreen.org. Geared toward property managers, Read more...
"Posted on December 3, 2013 by elizabethvaughn
Plastic bags are everywhere. And they cause all sorts of environmental issues. Unfortunately, they’re very hard to avoid. Sure you can choose a reusable bag over a plastic grocery bag (althoug Read more...
"Posted on December 2, 2013 by Guest Contributor
Glen McClure, a Norfolk photographer, recently began shooting impressions of the Lafayette River. Shooting from his back porch, he captures impressions of the river and the beautiful reflections that Read more...
- What's our #1 #energy-efficient gift this holiday season? A tablet, which costs just $1.38/yr to charge! http://t.co/RfBGestF0n #xmas,
- DID YOU KNOW: The PS4 and Xbox One scored a 100 and 96 respectively on @Enervee_com's #energyefficiency rating. http://t.co/n6j9cKghek,
- RT @Gonzo1999: Scary stat just learned in this seminar "The amount of energy wasted by the US economy in 2012 could power the UK for 7 years" @ToSaveEnergy,
- We need to tackle that 1st number in 2014! #energy2030 RT @OpowerOutlier: 10 energy numbers to remember from 2013 http://t.co/6N2iT7a4hM,
- RT @EfficiencyVT: Check out a 2013 Energy-Efficient Holiday Gift-Guide form the Alliance to Save Energy (@ToSaveEnergy) http://t.co/UwlKZSuuAg,
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