AGZA at UC Irvine Sustainability Fair

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AGZA at UC Irvine Sustainability Fair

AGZA was honored to be invited to showcase at the University of California Irvine’s inspirational Sustainability Fair. UCI is an ambitious sustainability leader in the academic space, and are moving towards an all-electric zero-emission grounds maintenance program. If UCI engages AGZA for Certification and Accreditation — they would claim the title of the Nation’s First University AGZA Green Zone®!

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AGZA at Lexington, MA Dept of Public Works

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AGZA at Lexington, MA Dept of Public Works

AGZA and East Coast partner Quiet Communities introduce commercial-grade electric equipment from Mean Green and EGO to the Town of Lexington, MA, Dept of Parks and Rec, followed by an in-depth presentation on the benefits of AGZA Green Zone® Certification and AGZA Service Professional Accreditation.

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Clean Air Day

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Clean Air Day

In anticipation of the first annual “California Clean Air Day”, the Coalition for Clean Air hosted a media event to announce their programs and introduce their “Clean Air Pledge”. AGZA was honored to be invited to represent the transition to electric lawn & garden equipment and brought sample EGO 56V lithium-battery electric equipment to showcase.

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AGZA Green Zone Cooperative

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AGZA Green Zone Cooperative

AGZA partners with a forward-thinking Woodland Hills resident to offer quiet, zero-emission battery-electric equipment for all the nieghborhood lawn crews to try out and to share.

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CAUSE and EFFECT:</br>AN UNDERSTANDING GAP

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CAUSE and EFFECT:
AN UNDERSTANDING GAP

Noisy, fossil-fuel-powered engines are some of the most polluting and least regulated machinery still allowed in modern society. And yet, the workers make no connection between the airborne pollutants from their own gas tools and the life-threatening effects they’re experiencing. Neither does the author. In fact, the vomiting and seizures mentioned in the opening paragraph are almost certainly the results of breathing high volumes of gas emissions, in addition to heat stress, rather than from just climate-change-increased heat alone.

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The Nation's FirstAGZA Green Zone®Golf Course

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The Nation's FirstAGZA Green Zone®Golf Course

Friday July 21st will go down in history as the beginning of the end of gas in the golf industry. Today's certification of the first-in-the-nation AGZA Green Zone® Golf Course at Arroyo Seco Golf Course in South Pasadena, CA proves battery tools can replace gas machinery for almost all routine grounds maintenance.

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AGZA On<br/>Environmental Justice

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AGZA On
Environmental Justice

With extremely lax workplace regulations, and livelihoods dependent upon equipment that is directly harmful to their health, workers in the grounds maintenance workforce are left to fend for their own well-being.

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Mowing Problems? Meet Design Solution

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Mowing Problems? Meet Design Solution

For Joe Conrad, president of Mean Green Mowers in Hamilton, Ohio, upgrading is part of his business model. The mowers he makes all run on electricity, and with all the economic and scientific attention on new batteries being developed by Tesla and others, his options are evolving by leaps and bounds.

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Cal State LA </br> goes electric!

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Cal State LA
goes electric!

Cal State LA President William Covino proudly announces the zero-emission groundskeeping initiative and thanked the AQMD and AGZA. The groundbreaking program will help CSLA slash its carbon footprint and create a quieter campus with less pollution.

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Evergreene cutsschool soccer fieldswith electric 60"

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Evergreene cutsschool soccer fieldswith electric 60"

Evergreene Lawn Care is a favorite AGZA Certified Service Provider, a true zero-emission crew 100% committed to sustainable grounds maintenance. This post gives a behind-the-scenes with Evergreene as they service two huge school soccer fields of wet grass with a Mean Green 60” battery-electric ZTR.

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