Renew the Earth, a New York based 501 (c)(3), is organized exclusively for charitable, scientific and educational purposes. Specifically, we want to encourage the international exchange of ideas, information, and successful actions that transition from a fossil-based economy to one based on renewable energies; solar, wind, hydro, geothermal, tidal, wave, hydrogen, etc.
Peter Hilgartner enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1945. After boot camp in Parris Island, he worked his way into the Naval Academy Preparatory School. He passed all examinations and entered the Academy in 1947, graduated as a 2nd Lt. in 1951, and was sent on to the Marine Officer’s Candidate School. After graduation, and… Read More
Renew the Earth has the great pleasure of being involved in the presentation of the 1st Annual Col. Pete Hilgartner Community Service Award. This award was created in the name of Pete Hilgartner to honor his long, distinguished and outstanding service to country and community and to recognize and encourage a Young Marine who has… Read More