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July 22nd: Public Forum On Offshore Wind

July 22nd: Public Forum On Offshore Wind

Greenrock will host a public forum on Friday, July 22nd from 12.00pm to 2.00pm at BUEI to ”discuss the research we have recently commissioned on the feasibility of offshore wind in Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “Greenrock is working hard to produce the industry standard data required to accelerate the deployment of affordable renewable... Read more of this article

Greenrock Release Offshore Wind Report

Greenrock Release Offshore Wind Report

Greenrock released a report from BVG Associates “to help progress offshore wind as a key potential element of a sustainable, low carbon energy system for Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “Bermuda’s greenhouse gas emissions need to reduce 60% by 2030 to align with international efforts to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees centigrade.... Read more of this article

Earth Day 2022 To Be Observed On Friday

Earth Day 2022 To Be Observed On Friday

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI], Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB], Greenrock, and the Bermuda National Trust are offering their thoughts on Earth Day 2022, which is set to be observed on Friday [April 22].BUEI Earth Day 2022 Statement We at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute are excited to be collaborating with Greenrock... Read more of this article

Video: 2022 Earth Hour Press Conference

Video: 2022 Earth Hour Press Conference

Greenrock, the Corporation of Hamilton, and the West End Development Corporation [WEDCO] recently held a press conference highlighting Earth Hour, which will be held on Saturday, March 26.Greenrock Chairman Eugene Dean said, “Every year, at 8:30 pm on the last Saturday of March, millions of supporters in over 190 countries and territories unite,... Read more of this article

Greenrock Challenge For Earth Day 2021

Greenrock Challenge For Earth Day 2021

Greenrock puts out a challenge for Earth Day 2021 which will take place on Thursday [April 22]. A spokesperson said, “Thursday, April 22 is Earth Day and, to celebrate, Greenrock is encouraging everyone to take a challenge. It’s suitable for all ages, and really simple to do….“To participate, commit to do as many of the following... Read more of this article

SailGP Supports Earth Hour Campaign

SailGP Supports Earth Hour Campaign

Greenrock announced that SailGP is supporting its 2021 Earth Hour Campaign this year as an Earth Steward Sponsor. A spokesperson said, “Greenrock is proud to announce that SailGP – the sport’s pinnacle league that starts its season next month in Bermuda – is supporting its 2021 Earth Hour Campaign this year as an Earth Steward Sponsor.“SailGP... Read more of this article

SiriusPoint To Be Lead Sponsor Of Earth Hour

SiriusPoint To Be Lead Sponsor Of Earth Hour

Greenrock announced that SiriusPoint Ltd. will be the lead sponsor of Earth Hour 2021 in Bermuda, which will be held tomorrow [March 27]. A spokesperson said, “Greenrock is proud to announce that SiriusPoint Ltd. [SiriusPoint], a global insurance and reinsurance company, will be the lead sponsor of Earth Hour 2021 in Bermuda.“Earth Hour... Read more of this article

Greenrock To Host Earth Hour On March 27th

Greenrock To Host Earth Hour On March 27th

Greenrock is inviting Bermuda to celebrate Earth Hour this year on Saturday, March 27th, asking people to tune into their live broadcast, turn off any unnecessary lights from 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm, and “take time to pause and reflect on new behaviours you can adapt to reduce your carbon footprint and live more sustainably.” A spokesperson... Read more of this article

Environmental & Health Groups On 5G

Environmental & Health Groups On 5G

Greenrock, the Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce, Ocean Rock Wellness, Bermuda Advocates for Safe Technology, and Dr. David Wingate are all joining together to “bring awareness to concerns regarding the potential deployment of 5G technology in Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “In response to increased community concern,... Read more of this article

Greenrock Commend Clean Air Coalition

Greenrock Commend Clean Air Coalition

“Greenrock would like to congratulate the local residents and business leaders who have formed the Bermuda Clean Air Coalition [BCAC], an activist group, aimed at raising awareness about the grave implications caused by BELCO’s stacks and machinery,” Greenrock Chairman Eugene Dean said. Mr Dean said, “For years area residents have experienced... Read more of this article

Earth Hour: ‘Turn Off Unnecessary Lights Tonight’

Earth Hour: ‘Turn Off Unnecessary Lights Tonight’

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Earth Hour activities around the world have taken on a different format, and Greenrock is encouraging all Bermuda residents to turn off any unnecessary lights this evening. A spokesperson said, “As a result of the precautions being taken to limit the potential threats associated with Covid-19, Earth Hour... Read more of this article

Teen Environmentalists Plan Climate Rally

Teen Environmentalists Plan Climate Rally

Taking their cue from the movement started by teenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg in Sweden, the Fridays For Future Bermuda group is holding a march from City Hall to the Cabinet Office to draw attention to climate change today [Aug 23]. Working in association with the Greenrock environmental group’s youth council, the high school students... Read more of this article

Video: Climate Change Rally In Hamilton

Video: Climate Change Rally In Hamilton

The Greenrock Youth Council and Fridays for Future Bermuda held a climate change rally today [July 19] in Hamilton, with young people marching from Nellie’s Walk to the Cabinet Office aiming to bring attention to climate change; with the group carrying signs and chanting “what do we want, climate justice, when do we want it, now.” The... Read more of this article