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Earth Day Texas 2017, at Fair Park in Dallas, Texas.

EarthX Presents the World's Largest Environmental Expo, Conference and Film Festival in Dallas

Now in its 8th year, the three-day Expo, five days of conferences and 10-day film festival provide common ground, discussion, collaboration, education and innovation DALLAS (March 8, 2018) – With a mission to connect the global community to create a sustainable world for all life and future generations, Texas-based nonprofit EarthX is hosting the world’s…

March 9, 2018 • Press Room

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David Holbrooke Joins EARTHxFilm As Artistic Director

DALLAS, TX — January 17, 2018 ­— EARTHxFilm announced today that filmmaker and former Telluride Mountainfilm Festival Director David Holbrooke is joining its team as Artistic Director. Holbrooke will build upon the strong programming of EARTHxFilm’s Inaugural festival, which launched April 2017 as part of EARTHx founded by Trammell S. Crow - the world’s largest annual eco exhibition and conference that takes place every Earth Day weekend…

January 17, 2018 • Press Room

The Republic of Palau Partners with GridMarket and EARTHx to Achieve 45% Renewable Power Generation by 2025

The historic public-private partnership is targeting strategic deployments of solar PV, wind, and battery storage   DALLAS, TX, October 3, 2017 The Republic of Palau, EARTHx, and GridMarket are thrilled to announce that they have entered into a partnership to help Palau meet its energy goals, including achieving 45% renewable generation by 2025. This public-private…

October 2, 2017 • Press Room

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EARTHACK Harnesses the Power of Technology to Solve Environmental Issues

EARTHACK Harnesses the Power of Technology to Solve Environmental Issues First-ever environmental hackathon debuts at EARTHx to bring technology and real-world environmental issues under one roof   DALLAS (June 12, 2017) – EARTHx, formerly Earth Day Texas, and HackDFW partnered together to debut the first-ever EARTHACK, an environmental hackathon designed to inspire tech-savvy creators to…

June 12, 2017 • Press Room

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EARTHx Partners with SDG Media Zone at Inaugural UN Ocean Conference

EARTHx Partners with SDG Media Zone at Inaugural UN Ocean Conference First UN conference of its kind will focus on finding solutions to conserve our oceans, seas and marine resources DALLAS (June 5, 2017) – Billions of people depend on the oceans, seas and marine resources for life, livelihoods, trade, economic growth and prosperity. Yet…

June 5, 2017 • Press Room

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EARTHxPitch Winners’ Projects Focus on Conservation & Sustainability

EARTHxPitch Winners’ Projects Focus on Conservation & Sustainability Innovative competition awards more than $40,000 to winners in Academic, Nonprofit, Civic and Veteran divisions   DALLAS (May 24, 2017) – EARTHx, formerly known as Earth Day Texas, recently announced the 2017 winners of EARTHxPitch competition held in April at Fair Park. The innovative competition awarded cash…

May 24, 2017 • Press Room

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EARTHx to Lead Clean Tech & Innovation Program

EARTHx to Lead Clean Tech & Innovation Program Service providers, incubators, accelerators, early- to mid-stage companies are the new face of mission-driven investors DALLAS (May 23, 2017) – EARTHx (formerly Earth Day Texas) is creating a new clean technology & innovation program due to the recent success of the inaugural E-Capital Summit, held April 20-23…

May 23, 2017 • Press Room

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EARTHxFilm Featured 60 Films and 39 Filmmakers

EARTHxFilm Featured 60 Films and 39 Filmmakers The inaugural film festival featured new environmental films and secured more than $98,000 to provide educational filmmaking opportunities   DALLAS (May 22, 2017) – Education is a cornerstone of EARTHxFilm, a movement that combines the power of filmmaking with environmental and social awareness. The inaugural EARTHxFilm launched its…

May 22, 2017 • Press Room

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