# Going green
EPA Announces Funding for Nearly $1 Billion to Schools Across the USA to Purchase Electric School Buses
The Environmental Protection Agency has announced that the agency will be awarding almost $1 billion in funding to 389 school districts located in all 50 states, including Washington, D.C., to purchase electric school buses. The funding comes from H.R. 3684, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, and will allow for the purchase of 2,400 electric buses.
Promote an Eco-Friendly Lifestyle at Work
Wide Angle Shot Of Female Manager At Brainstorming Meeting(shutterstock/Monkey Business Images) Climate change is here. What was once something we thought of as a possibility in the distant future is now right in front of our faces. The World Meteorological Organization says there’s a 50-50 chance that the average global temperature will reach 1.5 degrees Celsius above the pre-industrial level in the next five years, at least temporarily. We’re already seeing warmer temperatures, more extreme weather events and climate migrants leaving the areas most impacted by droughts and other extreme weather events.