(3BL Media) Madison, WI - July 25, 2012 - Leonardo Academy announced today its new alternative fuel locator mobile app, Cleaner and Greener® Fuels. The app is free of charge and provides a series of interactive maps that locate alternative fuel stations across the United States via a smartphone or mobile device. The app can be downloaded from both the iTunes App Store and the Google Play Store (the Android market) or the Cleaner and Greener® website.
(3BL Media) Madison, WI – July 23, 2012 – Leonardo Academy, through a grant provided by the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) National Clean Diesel Funding Assistance Program, is facilitating efforts to reduce emissions among eleven central Wisconsin cranberry farmers. The project will help offset the cost of repowering twenty diesel irrigation pumps to achieve better fuel efficiency and help improve air quality.
(3BL Media) Madison, WI - June 18, 2012 - Leonardo Academy announced that the public comment period for the new draft standard for Type III Life-Cycle Impact Profile Declarations for Products and Services (LEO-SCS-002) is extended to July 10, 2012 due to popular demand and to maximize the opportunity for additional public comments.
The Wisconsin Partners for Clean Air present Leonardo Academy with the Clean Air Stewardship Award
(3BL Media) Madison, WI - June 12, 2012 - Leonardo Academy was presented with the Clean Air Stewardship Award for their sustainability efforts in 2011 by the Wisconsin Partners for Clean Air (WPCA). Leonardo Academy President Michael Arny accepted the award on May 24 at the 2012 Clean Air Extravaganza held at Gateway Technical College in Racine, Wisconsin.
EPA grant helps to reduce emissions among four Wisconsin construction companies.
(3BL Media) Madison, WI - May 9, 2012 - The construction sector is a significant contributor to the two primary pollutants in diesel exhaust that affect human health: nitrogen oxide (NOx) and particulate matter (PM), creating 32 percent of all mobile source NOx emissions and 37 percent of PM emissions. While stringent new emissions standards have significantly reduced emissions from new non-road equipment starting in 2008, much of the equipment in the current non-road diesel fleets will continue to operate for many years to come.
(3BL Media) Madison, WI - April 19, 2012 – An initial draft comprised of working documents and reference guide material of the Sustainable Agriculture Standard (LEO-4000) has been released for review by the Sustainable Agriculture Standard Committee. The review and revision process will begin at the committee’s annual meeting that is being held in Washington, DC April 24-25, 2012. This marks a milestone achievement in the committee’s aggressive timeline to complete the standard.
(3BL Media) Madison, WI - April 11, 2012 - Leonardo Academy announced that the new draft standard for Type III Life-Cycle Impact Profile Declarations for Products and Services (LEO-SCS-002) was officially released for public comment by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).
(3BL Media) Madison, WI - March 28, 2012 - The State Natural Resources Building (GEF 2), located at 101 South Webster Street, in Madison, Wisconsin, has earned LEED-EB Gold Certification. The building is owned and managed by the Wisconsin Department of Administration (DOA) Division of State Facilities.
(3BL Media) Washington, DC - March 26, 2012 - Market Square North, located at 401 9th Street NW in Washington, DC, has earned LEED-EB Gold Certification. Market Square North was developed in 1999 by Gould Property Company and Boston Properties and is currently owned by them and managed by Boston Properties.