Click Here for Tickets to the 25th Annual Green Tie Affair — April 7

Click Here for Tickets to the 25th Annual Green Tie Affair — April 7

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This year marks the 25th Anniversary of Green Tie Affair Our theme is "Plant It Forward"  Green Tie Affair is the Council's annual fundraising extravaganza that includes silent and live auctions, great musical entertainment, complimentary wine, … [Read more...]

Planting 50,000 Trees Across Tennessee

Planting 50,000 Trees Across Tennessee

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*** ANNOUNCING the winner of our 50K Tree Day photo contest *** Watch this video to find out who won two nights of lodging in a Tennessee State Park See all the photos received from 50K Participants at our Facebook Page *** … [Read more...]

Protect Tennessee Drinking Water!

Protect Tennessee Drinking Water!

Watch our video and ACT NOW to protect Tennessee's drinking water supplies

*** Action Required: Will you help keep Tennessee's drinking water supplies clean? ***   Call and email your Tennessee State Senator today and let him or her know you oppose Senate Bill 1830.   Call and email Governor Bill Haslam today … [Read more...]

Who Will Win the 2016 Sustainable Tennessee Award?

Who Will Win the 2016 Sustainable Tennessee Award?

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When you attend Green Tie Affair, you will witness the presentation of the 2016 Sustainable Tennessee Award, given to an individual who has made significant contributions to the betterment of Tennessee's environment, communities and public … [Read more...]

Plant It Forward any time of year!

Plant It Forward any time of year!

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Tennessee Environmental Council invites you to Plant It Forward! For as little as a $20 donation, our team of volunteers will plant a tree in honor of a loved one (or many loved ones) that you select. Trees you gift today will be planted in 2016. … [Read more...]

Great Tennessee River Rescue Results

Great Tennessee River Rescue Results

TELL US Your Great Tennessee River Rescue Success Story

Thank you to everyone who went out on a misty Saturday morning to clean up Tennessee's rivers and streams! If you went out on 10/3, please be sure to post your pictures and videos on our Facebook page. NOTE: All Hamilton County clean-up events are … [Read more...]

News Media featuring The Council

News Media featuring The Council

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Tennessee Environmental Council is often featured in the News media.  Check out some of the recent articles, and scroll down for other timely news from the Council. Cowley Earns Eagle Scout Rank  (Leaf-Chronicle -- Clarksville) for his work … [Read more...]

Action Alert: Protect Wildlife Rehab Center from Natural Gas Compressor

Action Alert: Protect Wildlife Rehab Center from Natural Gas Compressor

ACTION ALERT: Wildlife Rehab Center Threatened by Proposed Natural Gas Compressor.  Click to act.

Click here to read a message and sign a petition from volunteers at Walden's Puddle, a wildlife rehab center in Joelton TN that is threatened by a proposed natural gas compressor facility. … [Read more...]

And the Winners Are…

And the Winners Are…

AND THE WINNERS ARE...

This was posted by TDEC on May 27, 2015 Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Commissioner Bob Martineau today announced the winners of the 2015 Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Awards (GESAs). … [Read more...]

TVA Plan Shows the Cost-Competitiveness of Clean Energy Compared to Coal

TVA Plan Shows the Cost-Competitiveness of Clean Energy Compared to Coal

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  From TVA: "The Tennessee Valley Authority has published its Final 2015 Integrated Resource Plan and associated Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement. The purpose of the IRP is to determine how TVA can best meet the energy needs … [Read more...]

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