On Earth Day 2010, twenty-one staff members from Orlando stations WOFL and WRBW dedicated their lunch break to cleaning up Skyline Drive as part of the station’s commitment to keeping the Drive beautiful for all.
As part of Fox Broadcasting Company’s annual “Green It. Mean It.” campaign, an initiative designed to raise both viewer and employee awareness of environmental concerns, talent from FOX series will appear in network and affiliate on-air promos, as well as online at fox.com/earthday, to offer viewers “Green Tips” on how to help and get involved
CHICAGO: The Chicago station is holding a Spring Cleaning Day on Friday, April 23. NEW YORK: WWOR is covering state-wide Earth Day events and is also running the following features: “What to Do With Your Old Electronics,” “Solar Heating: Help the Environment and Save Money,” and “Expedition to Antarctica.” WNYW will be running the above
Earth Day Fair on the Fox Lot: Friday, April 16. Exhibits from vendors showing their cool products and services to FOX employees and productions. Vendors for this year’s fair include: Eat Cleaner, Eco-Me, Ecos, Green Sheep Shop, June Fifteen, Klee Sales, South Green Street, Aha Cafe, ecousable, FRS Health Energy, Health The Bay, Surfrider, LA
SKY Italia and Fox Channels Italy will run special programming dedicated to environmental issues, particularly the first run of the documentary “La nostra Terra” on SKY Cinema HD and SKY Cinema 1. The programming will also run on the National Geographic Music Channel. In partnering with the National Geographic Earth Day concert in Rome, SKY
Solar Power, Inc., announced today that it was contracted by Twentieth Century Fox to build a 158kW Solar Installation at the Fox Lot in Los Angeles. This installation will be a commercial rooftop SkyMount system that will optimize electricity production and streamline installation. See article in Environmental Leader here.
As part of a partnership initiative between Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and the Earth Day Network, James Cameron and Siguorney Weaver travelled to Sao Paolo, Brazil, to plant the 1st of one million trees. The project launch coincides with the DVD and Blu-ray launch of “Avatar,” which will be released worldwide on Earth Day
Environmental media outlet TreeHugger has awarded “Avatar” the Best Green Film award from its Best of Green: Culture & Celebrity Awards. In the award announcement, TreeHugger cited the film’s environmental message that everyone is responsible for the safety of the planet while complementing the film’s entertainment style. To read the full announcement click here.
In keeping with their committment to fight climate change, SKY Italia has taken on many initiatives to engage their customers and employees. They have carried out the following projects, with the belief that real change can only happen through everyone’s personal committment to the issues. Thanks to a special agreement, the supplier that repairs and