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Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Berks Sustainable Energy Company Awarded Grant to Develop Solar Dish Concentrator

The Met-Ed / Penelec Sustainable Energy Fund awarded a $340,000 grant to a Berks County company developing an innovative solar dish concentrator capable of delivering clean, inexpensive...

Berks Receives $100,000 State Grant to Improve Local Water Quality

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has awarded approximately $1 million in grants to support 26 counties in the upper half of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed in...

Berks Projects Selected in ‘Growing Greener‘ Local Water Clean Up Program

DEP Announces More than $12 Million to Fund Local Water Clean Up Projects in PA’s Southcentral Region The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced Wednesday that 43...

DEP Awards $4.9 Million in Grants to 23 Watershed Restoration Projects

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection awarded $4.9 million in Section 319 Nonpoint Source Management Grants to 23 projects that will help communities and the environment around...

Met-Ed Grant Available for Sustainable Energy Research Project

The Met Ed / Penelec Sustainable Energy Fund announced it has one grant of up to $340,000 available to support an applied research and development project in...

Volunteers Needed for ‘Pick Up Pennsylvania’ Litter Campaign

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and Department of Transportation are seeking volunteers for “Pick Up Pennsylvania,” a campaign of small-group or solo litter cleanup events, September...

Berks Municipalities Awarded Grants for Water and Sewer Upgrades

State Rep. Mark Rozzi and State Sen. Judy Schwank have announced state grants for local municipalities and authorities through the Department of Community and Economic Development. “The grants...

Berks Conservation District Coordinating with Reading for Mosquito Spraying

The Berks County Conservation District Mosquito-Borne Disease Program will be conducting a truck mounted, ultra-low volume mosquito control operation in the City of Reading. Residential and recreational areas...

State Funding to help Reading Clean up Buttonwood Gateway Site

On Friday, Governor Wolf announced the Industrial Sites Reuse Program will provide funding to clean up former industrial sites in the southeast Pennsylvania region, preparing them for...

PA Fish and Boat Commission Opens Trout Season 2 Weeks Early

The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, in consultation with the Office of the Governor, Pennsylvania Department of Health, and Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources opened...
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