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EPA awards Albuquerque over $768,00 to improve air quality

Thu, 10/24/2019 - 11:00
DALLAS – (Oct 24, 2019) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently awarded $768,249 to the City of Albuquerque’s Environmental Health Department to help improve and maintain air quality.

EPA Awards Nearly $2 Million in Funding to Replace and Upgrade School Buses in Fulton County, Georgia

Wed, 10/23/2019 - 11:00
ATLANTA (Oct. 23, 2019) – In celebration of Children’s Health Month, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 4 Administrator Mary S.

EPA Awards Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions in Mississippi

Tue, 10/22/2019 - 11:00
JACKSON, Miss. (October 22, 2019) – The U.S.

EPA approves Arkansas Clean-air plan for transport of sulfur dioxide

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 11:00
DALLAS (Oct. 18, 2019) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently approved Arkansas clean-air plan related to transporting air pollution across state lines, known as interstate transport.

EPA Funding Will Help Protect Children by Reducing Diesel Air Pollution

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 11:00
Contact: R3press@epa.gov EPA Funding Will Help Protect Children by Reducing Diesel Air Pollution

State of Alaska and Fairbanks North Star Borough Receive $5 Million EPA Grant to Improve Air Quality in Fairbanks

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 11:00
SEATTLE — Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded $5 million in Targeted Airshed Grant funding to the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation to help the Fairbanks North Star Borough improve air quality.

EPA provides regulatory certainty in Arkansas; clears state backlog of clean-air plans

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 11:00
DALLAS (Oct. 17, 2019) –The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently eliminated all backlogs of Arkansas State Implementation Plans (SIPs). This action further emphasizes EPA’s goal to provide regulatory certainty and ensure that all Americans breathe cleaner air.

EPA and Arkansas protect future generations by reducing diesel emissions

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 11:00
DALLAS – (Oct.16, 2019) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently awarded $318,852 to the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality to reduce diesel emissions by replacing diesel-powered engines with newer engines that meet 2019 EPA emissions standards.

EPA Funds Program to Cut School Bus Diesel Emissions in Toms River, New Jersey

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 11:00
 EPA Funds Program to Cut School Bus Diesel Emissions in Toms River, New Jersey Contact: Tayler Covington, covington.tayler@epa.gov, (212) 637-3662

EPA Issues Supplemental Proposal for Renewable Fuels Volumes

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 11:00
WASHINGTON — Today, the U.S.

EPA helps upgrade Albuquerque diesel-powered trucks, protecting future generations and improving air quality

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 11:00
DALLAS – (Oct.10, 2019) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently awarded $909,697 to the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico to replace 14 diesel-powered trucks with new trucks that meet 2019 EPA emissions standards.

Lane Regional Air Protection Agency awarded EPA grant for nearly $5 million to improve air quality in Oakridge, OR

Wed, 10/09/2019 - 11:00
Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded a $4.9 million Targeted Airshed Grant to the Lane Regional Air Protection Agency to help  the city of Oakridge improve air quality.

Leading Missouri Truck Carriers Earn Distinction for Efficiency at Annual SmartWay Excellence Awards

Tue, 10/08/2019 - 11:00
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Leading Omaha Truck Carrier Earns Distinction for Efficiency at Annual SmartWay Excellence Awards

Tue, 10/08/2019 - 11:00
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Leading Iowa Truck Carriers Earn Distinction for Efficiency at Annual SmartWay Excellence Awards

Tue, 10/08/2019 - 11:00
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EPA settles Clean Air Act violations at ARG refinery in Bradford, Pa.

Tue, 10/08/2019 - 11:00
PHILADELPHIA (October 8, 2019) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today it has settled alleged Clean Air Act violations by American Refining Group, Inc. (ARG) at ARG’s petroleum refinery in Bradford, Pennsylvania.

Leading Shippers, Carriers and Logistics Firms in EPA Region 3 Earn EPA Distinction for Efficiency

Tue, 10/08/2019 - 11:00
Contact: R3press@epa.gov Leading Shippers, Carriers and Logistics Firms in EPA Region 3 Earn EPA Distinction for Efficiency

Two Eastern Massachusetts Companies Earn EPA Distinction for Freight Shipping Efficiency

Tue, 10/08/2019 - 11:00
BOSTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has honored top-performers in the freight industry with its annual SmartWay Excellence Awards this week.

Leading shippers, carriers and logistics firms in Pacific Southwest earn EPA award for efficiency

Mon, 10/07/2019 - 11:00
SAN FRANCISCO – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) honored top-performers in the freight industry with its annual SmartWay Excellence Awards.