Looking for ways to live more resourcefully, become more energy-independent, waste less, and support businesses who do the same? The Greenpages is the place to find information about ways that local organizations are supporting an environmentally sustainable future in the Rockville area.

Do you know of someone doing something environmentally interesting or inspiring? We welcome ideas for future notes.

Autumn Crisp juice, Jazz Brunch and other Dawson's Market delights

By Jade Nicolette, last updated 9/22/15 02:24pm

Celebrate the advent of fall with the arrival of seasonal aromatic drinks, popping up on café menus everywhere. Dawson’s Market, a community-oriented local food hub, is no exception, having recently...

Filed under Around Town, Fitness & Health, Food: organic, local, sustainably produced, Locally produced

Rockville Rewards Saves You Money And Benefits NonProfits

By Helen Triolo, last updated 9/8/15 07:28am

What is a Rockville Rewards Card? By purchasing a Rockville Rewards card for $25, you can support local businesses, access unlimited discounts, and help raise money for local charities, schools...

Filed under Business & Jobs, Around Town, Locally produced

New Solar Coop Members Welcome Through Labor Day

By Helen Triolo, last updated 9/1/15 12:00am

If you're interested in putting solar panels on your roof and live in the Rockville area of Montgomery County, you can register here to see if your roof is suitable...

Filed under Renewable energy / energy saving

2015 Farmers Market Opens May 16

By Helen Triolo, last updated 5/13/15 12:00am

It's the best time of the year for people who like to eat fresh: the Rockville Farmers Market at the corner of Rte 28 (E Jefferson St) & Monroe Ave...

Filed under Around Town, Food: organic, local, sustainably produced, Locally produced

Rockville's Solar Co-op to Help Residents Save Money Going Solar

By Helen Triolo, last updated 4/6/15 03:19pm

Photo: Pepco Watershed Sustainability Center, a working laboratory for Pepco and the University of Maryland that focuses on energy efficiency and sustainable living. Showcasing new technologies, including smart thermostats, ground...

Filed under Home & Garden, Renewable energy / energy saving

August 1, 2014: Fruit of the Forest Pie
July 30, 2014: Meet Me in the Bean Aisle
July 28, 2014: Remembering Carl Henn
June 25, 2014: Mr. Wren Seeks a Wife
May 14, 2014: Making Sauerkraut
May 22, 2013: Rockville Street Trees
March 5, 2013: 100 percent recycled
February 7, 2013: Italian Stone Pine plants
February 4, 2013: Find a job in Rockville
January 12, 2013: Keeping Rockville Bikeable
December 13, 2012: Get your geek on at Penn Camera
December 2, 2012: Buy recycled

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