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EPA Issues Final Rule on Stationary Compression Ignition Engines to Provide Affordable, Reliable Energy to Remote Alaskan Communities with Support of Alaska Delegation

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 11:00
WASHINGTON (Oct. 30, 2019) — Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a final rule to revise the New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for Stationary Compression Ignition (CI) Internal Combustion Engines.

Court Orders Two Massachusetts Companies to Comply with Environmental Laws and Pay $1.3 Million in Penalties

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 11:00
BOSTON – The U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts recently ordered R.M.

EPA AND OHIO EPA JOIN DAYTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS TO ANNOUNCE $330,375 FOR NEW CLEANER SCHOOL BUSES

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 11:00
(DAYTON, OHIO – October 28, 2019) U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Ohio EPA today joined Dayton Public Schools to announce $330,375 from the state and federal government for new school buses that will reduce diesel emissions and protect children’s health.

U.S. EPA awards nearly $1.5 million to reduce diesel emissions in Arizona

Mon, 10/28/2019 - 11:00
PHOENIX – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced the award of a total of $1,486,183 in Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) grants to Maricopa County Air Quality Department and the City of Phoenix Public Works Department.

U.S. EPA awards more than $11.6 million to reduce diesel emissions in California

Mon, 10/28/2019 - 11:00
SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced the award of a total of $11,669,399 in Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) grants to tribal, public and private partners across California.

U.S. EPA awards nearly $500,000 to reduce diesel emissions in Nevada

Mon, 10/28/2019 - 11:00
LAS VEGAS – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced the award of $477,788 in Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) grants to the Nevada Department of Environmental Protection (NDEP).

EPA awards Albuquerque over $768,000 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 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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