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U.S. EPA Announces 2017 ENERGY STAR® Certified Manufacturing Plants in Arizona and California

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 11:00
SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today that 11 manufacturing plants in Arizona and California earned ENERGY STAR certification for their superior energy performance in 2017.

Six Manufacturing Plants in New York, New Jersey and Puerto Rico Earned ENERGY STAR® Certification

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 11:00
New York, NY – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today that 93 manufacturing plants earned ENERGY STAR certification for their superior energy performance in 2017. Six of these manufacturing plants are located in New York, New Jersey and Puerto Rico.

The Wall Street Journal: The EPA Cleans Up Its Science

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 11:00
Now Congress Should Act To Lock In Place Data Transparency Steve Milloy March 26, 2018

Administrator Pruitt Signs Technical Corrections to Emissions Standards Saving $11.5 Million in Regulatory Costs for Refineries

Tue, 03/20/2018 - 11:00
WASHINGTON — Today, Environment Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt proposed amendments to the Petroleum Refinery Sector Risk and Technology Review and the New Source Performance Standards (NSPS).

Wareham, Mass. Selected for $200,000 EPA Rebate to Reduce School Bus Emissions

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 11:00
BOSTON – The Wareham, Mass. school district was chosen to receive $200,000 from the US Environmental Protection Agency to retrofit the engines on seven older school buses so they would emit fewer pollutants that are linked to health problems such as asthma and lung damage.

Saco, Maine Gets $180,000 EPA Rebate to Reduce School Bus Emissions

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 11:00
BOSTON – The Saco, Maine school district was chosen to receive $180,000 from the US Environmental Protection Agency to retrofit the engines on seven older school buses so they would emit fewer pollutants that are linked to health problems such as asthma and lung damage.

Chicopee, Mass. School District will Benefit from $200,000 EPA Rebate to Clean Up Emissions from School Buses

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 11:00
BOSTON – A school district in Chicopee., Mass.

EPA Community Grants Available to Protect Public Health and the Environment in New England

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 11:00
BOSTON – The US Environmental Protection Agency is making grants available for New England communities to support EPA's "Back-to-Basics" agenda to reduce environmental risks, protect and improve human health and improve the quality of life. 

Houston Chronicle: Pruitt Suggests Keeping Speculators From Ethanol Credits Might Lower Costs

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 11:00
James Osborne March 11, 2018www.houstonchronicle.com/business/article/Pruitt-suggests-keeping-speculators-from-ethanol-12747867.php

The Omaha World-Herald: EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Touts Trump Administration Actions, Updates Ethanol Dispute

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 11:00
Joe Morton March 13, 2018www.omaha.com/news/nebraska/epa-chief-scott-pruitt-touts-trump-administration-actions-updates-ethanol/article_86203c42-aecd-5b9e-8ca5-8dd5a7fc0e87.html

EPA awards Cottage Grove, Oregon, company $300K for innovative clean-burning cookstove

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 11:00
SEATTLE – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced a $300,000 contract award to ASAT Inc., based in Cottage Grove, Oregon to complete development of an innovative clean-burning cooking stove. ASAT Inc.

Kinder Morgan Altamont and Colorado Interstate Gas resolve Clean Air Act risk management violations at Utah and Wyoming gas processing facilities

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 12:00
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced a Clean Air Act settlement with the U.S.

Orange County School Board in Florida Awarded $20,000 in EPA Rebates to Fund Cleaner School Buses

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 12:00
ATLANTA (March 8, 2018) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded a $20,000 Diesel Emission Reduction Act (DERA) rebate to the Orange County School Board in Florida to reduce emissions from diesel engines.

Estill County Board of Education in Kentucky Awarded $100,000 in EPA Rebates to Fund Cleaner School Buses

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 12:00
ATLANTA (March 8, 2018)– Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded a $100,000 Diesel Emission Reduction Act (DERA) rebate to the Estill County Board of Education in Kentucky to reduce emissions from diesel engines.

EPA Awards $524,000 to Reduce Diesel Emissions from 27 Buses in New Jersey

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 12:00
(New York, N.Y.) Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded more than $8.7 million to replace or retrofit 452 older diesel school buses.

Grants to Durango, Colo. and Harrisburg, S.D. to retrofit school buses, reduce harmful diesel emissions

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 12:00
DENVER-  The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is awarding the Durango (Colorado) School District 9-R and the Harrisburg (South Dakota) School District $20,000 each to retrofit diesel school buses in their communities.

EPA Awards $460,000 to Reduce Diesel Emissions from 23 Buses in New York State

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 12:00
(New York, N.Y.) Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded more than $8.7 million to replace or retrofit 452 older diesel school buses.