Posts Tagged ‘eco friendly’

Denton-based Company Brings Cargo Bicycles Stateside

Posted by Jewels Clark

Denton businessman Aaron Powell has always felt a connection to riding bicycles, but an even stronger bond to his kids.

On a trip to Europe with his wife and 3-year-old daughter, Powell discovered his next business. Riding around in Sweden …

Frisco ISD Freshmen Win National Eco Contest

Posted by Chloe Bennett

A group of Frisco ISD freshman were named the high school winners in a national environmental contest by reconstructing landfill waste into musical instruments.

The Second Chance Band team, made up of five Lebanon Trail High School students, won $30,000 …

Photo Gallery: Earth Day Texas

Posted by Dallas Innovates

Visitors to Earth Day Texas activities last week at Fair Park took in exhibits, discussions, films, and cutting-edge technology to help preserve the Earth.

Earth Day Texas is the largest Earth Day celebration in the world, and its strategy is …

Earth Day Texas Returns with
Eco-Friendly Message

Posted by Dave Montgomery

“Experience the Unexpected” is the theme of this week’s Earth Day Texas, and judging from the parade of events and activities that started Wednesday and will extend through Sunday, it’s easy to see why.

The world’s largest Earth Day celebration

Bachelor Alum, Dallas Resident Catherine Lowe Creates Eco-Friendly Greeting Cards

Posted by Julia Falcon

You’ve heard of cards made out of recycled paper, but Catherine Lowe, an alum of ABC’s The Bachelor, has released a new collection of greeting cards that infuses recycled paper with wildflower seeds.

Her Dallas-based stationary line, LoweCo., …

Smart Cities Talk, Hackathon in the Lineup for Earth Day Texas

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

smart citiesEarth Day Texas will be the epicenter for discussion on smart cities with experts from around the country coming to the two-day conference.

While many in the tech world live and breathe the Internet of Things, many people don’t know …

TreeHouse Store in Dallas
Moving Toward Completion

Posted by Lance Murray

TreeHouse, the Austin-based eco-friendly home improvement store, is working to open its first store built from the ground up in Dallas.

The store, at the northeast corner of Walnut Hill Lane and N. Central Expressway, is scheduled to open in …

Dallas TreeHouse: A Model of Sustainability

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris


From massive solar panels to barrels that capture rainwater, the Dallas TreeHouse will practice what it preaches.

The eco-friendly home improvement store has started construction and will …