Earth Day Kickoff: Earthx2024 Conference Begins in Dallas, Events Planned Through Friday

by | Apr 22, 2024
Third-party presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy Jr., CNN host Van Jones, and Colossal Bioscience's Matt James are among more than 80 speakers slated to be featured during EarthX's week-long "Conference of Conferences" at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas.
From Dallas to the World: EarthX’s Half‑Earth Day Spotlights EarthxTV’s Global Momentum
Last Thursday evening, Trammell S. Crow hosted a "Half Earth Day" event at his home to "celebrate Mother Nature, Texas Style." But there was another reason to revel: EarthxTV, broadcasting 24/7 from Oak Lawn in Dallas, is channeling change. The global network reaches over 60 million homes in more than 70 countries—and has new a"100% environmental news" program.
EarthX 2023 Brings Together the World’s Top Green Thinkers and Doers in Dallas
As EarthX 2023 descends upon Dallas this week, the world's largest environmental event is unleashing a powerful synergy of industry, innovation, and global collaboration. With dozens of conferences, immersive experiences, and more than 400 speakers, here’s a guide to help innovators navigate this awe-inspiring event—ensuring they maximize its potential for shaping a better tomorrow.

Environmental Nonprofit EarthX Names Ocean and Climate Expert as VP of Global Science and Technology

by | Mar 17, 2023
Dr. Sidney Thurston has decades of global experience as a senior project manager for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and is a longtime contributor to the United Nations’ meteorological and oceanographic communities.
EarthxTV Inks Deals to Reach Millions of Homes in the U.S., U.K., and Europe
by | Oct 12, 2022
After launching in August for Sky and Freeview viewers in the U.K., EarthxTV's eco-focused entertainment is now available to millions of Spectrum subscribers across the U.S. The network is slated to reach viewers in Europe by the end of this year. "EarthxTV programming not only highlights the issues facing us but also accentuates the beauty of this planet we all share," says Rajan Singh, the network's head of distribution.
DI People: EarthX, Match Group, Bonton Farms, and More Make Leadership Moves
by | Sep 9, 2022
In this week’s roundup of hires, promotions, and accolades in North Texas, you’ll also find news from Ribbon Communications, Texas Brand Bank, Evolve Biologics, and COMSoverign Holding Corp., Warrior Connection, T.D. Jakes Foundation, Mindzie, the City of Fort Worth, UT Arlington, Allied Electronics and Automation, KTA Media Group, My Possibilities, and more.
Redfords, EarthX, and the DSO to Present U.S. Premiere of Multi-Arts Environmental Performance
by | Jun 29, 2022
"The Way of the Rain—Hope for Earth" blends orchestra, chorus, film, art, dance, and spoken word narration by Robert Redford to highlight both the earth's beauty and vulnerability. Created and directed by Sibylle Szaggars Redford, the one-night-only performance will be at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas on October 22. "The marrying of all these disciplines to tell the story of our Earth resonated with me, and I know it will resonate with audiences," says the DSO's CEO.

‘Don’t Choose Extinction’ and Other Ways Innovators Can Make a Climate Difference

by | Jan 19, 2022
Frankie the Dino says "Going extinct is a bad thing." Dallas Innovates recently caught up with EarthX's Rose Stark about the talking dinosaur's world premiere at the COP26 U.N. Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland.

Here are takeaways.
EarthxFilm Festival Names New Director, Announces Move to the Dallas Arts District
by | Dec 17, 2021
The festival's new director, Hayley Nenadal, brings nearly two decades of experience at world-renowned festivals including Sundance and Telluride. She takes the reins just as EarthX is moving its film festival to the downtown Dallas Arts District. The theme for its May 12-15, 2022, festival is "Celebration of the Outdoors," featuring 60 to 70 long and short films.
EarthX Ramps Up Its TV Streaming Service with New Co-CEO and Execs from TLC, Discovery, and Animal Planet
by | Nov 30, 2021
After 10 years of working toward a more sustainable future worldwide, EarthX is doubling down on its move into television. The Dallas-based environmental organization is ramping up its EarthxTV streaming service with a new leadership team of TV veterans—with plans to eventually announce traditional and digital 24x7 linear distribution deals.

13 Nations Join March For Science, Samoa, and More to ‘Unite the World Behind the Science’

by | Oct 15, 2020
This year's Island Resilience Forum is championing the SC1.5NCE Not SILENCE campaign, which mobilizes world leaders and national governments to publicly champion the ​IPCC 1.5C Special Report, a study that looks at the impacts of global warming. Behind it all is Dallas-based organizations: the Island Resilience Partnership, March for Science, and EarthX. But why is a land-locked area like Texas involved? "Their future is our future," organizers say.
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CECAP: Dallas Gears Up for Net-Zero Energy Construction
by | Oct 14, 2020
This summer, the Dallas City Council approved an environmental action plan that makes it a requirement for new commercial facilities starting in 2030.
EarthXR Launches First-Ever Virtual Immersive Nature Reserve to Kick Off Climate Week
by | Sep 21, 2020
Wild at Home will allow viewers to explore Africa, the Amazon, and Asia from their mobile devices while staying socially distant during the COVID-19 pandemic.