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11/19/2014OSU Fights Climate Change and Becomes Green Power Partner of the Year
11/19/2014EPA Recognizes City of Houston for Reduction in Energy Consumption
11/19/2014EPA Names 2014 Green Power Leaders
11/19/2014$1.3 Million Awarded for Community-Based Projects to Improve Health of Long Island Sound; $563,248 awarded to support projects in New York
11/19/2014EPA Names Oak Ridge, Tennessee a 2014 Green Power Leader
11/13/2014EPA Calls for Nominations for 20th Annual Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award
11/13/2014EPA Recognizes the First Existing Apartment, Condo Buildings with ENERGY STAR Certification / Apartment and condo buildings recognized in Ark., D.C., Ill., Mass., N.Y., Va., Wash. with certification for leading industry in cutting energy use, increasing affordability
11/12/2014EPA awards $300,000 small business grant for Berkeley, Calif. entrepreneur’s portable test for toxic algae blooms
11/12/2014EPA Grant to Help Capital District-Area Business Develop Green Technology; Ecovative Design of Green Island, New York Receives $300,000 for Development of Green Alternative to Foam Packaging
11/12/2014EPA Announces Support for Small Businesses to Bring Green Technology, Innovative Research to Marketplace/Small businesses in Calif., Del., Ga., Ill., La., Ohio, N.Y., and Tenn., to receive EPA funding
11/12/2014EPA Administrator to Announce Small Business Award to Nashville, TN based National Recovery Technologies, LLC
11/12/201410:30AM TODAY: EPA Administrator to Hold Press Call to Announce Support for Small Businesses
11/10/2014EPA Awards South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium a $78,564 Environmental Education Model Grant
10/28/2014Accepting Nominations for the 2015 Gulf Guardian Awards
10/22/2014EPA Awards $168,000 to University of Hawaii, Manoa Graduate Students through Research Fellowships
10/22/2014EPA awards $1 million to Northern California graduate students through research fellowships
10/22/2014EPA Supporting Next Generation of Environmental Scientists Through 105 Fellowship Grants
10/16/2014EPA honors Calif. companies Amyris and Solazyme for using green chemistry to create renewable and sustainable plant-based fuels
10/16/2014EPA Honors the Winners of the 19th Annual Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards/ Winning technologies tackle climate change and promote energy efficiency
10/16/2014EPA Awards Columbus State and Southern Polytechnic State University with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/16/2014EPA Awards Mississippi State University with a Grant to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/16/2014EPA Awards Northern Kentucky University with a Grant to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/16/2014EPA Awards University of Alabama with a Grant to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/16/2014EPA Awards Embry-Riddle Aeronautical and University of Florida with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/16/2014EPA Awards Three Universities in North Carolina with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/15/2014EPA Announces Winning P3 Student Teams for Pioneering Projects to Solve Environmental Problems
10/15/2014Stanford and UC Davis student teams receive sustainable design funding from EPA
10/09/20142014 EPA WaterSense Partners of the Year: San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, Sonoma-Marin Saving Water Partnership, HydroPoint Data Systems, KB Home, and Energy Inspectors Corporation
10/09/2014EPA’s WaterSense 2014 Partners of the Year Honored for Efficiency Efforts to Protect Nation’s Water Supply
10/09/2014EPA Announces $19.4 Million to Improve Water Quality, Infrastructure in Nevada
10/09/2014
EPA Announces $25 Million to Improve Water Quality, Infrastructure in Arizona
10/07/2014EPA Honors Tennessee-based FedEx Express for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency
10/07/2014EPA Honors Florida-based DHL Express USA for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency
10/07/2014EPA Honors Alabama-based McElroy Truck Lines for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency
10/07/2014EPA Honors Freight Carriers for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency
10/02/2014EPA Gives $75,000 Grant to Living Classrooms Foundation for Program at Masonville Cove Environmental Education Campus
09/30/2014EPA Honors Manufacturers with ENERGY STAR Award / Eastman Chemical, Janssen R and D, and Merck use Combined Heat and Power systems to cut carbon pollution, save money, and combat climate change
09/26/2014EPA Announces Excellence in Site Reuse Award
for Pa. Lehigh Gap Nature Center
09/24/2014EPA settles with Alaska seafood processor UniSea for chemical risk management planning violations
09/24/2014U.S. EPA and San Francisco Department of the Environment honor five custodial cleaning companies recognized as Green Businesses today
09/23/2014EPA Recognizes Manufacturing, Retail Leaders in Electronics Recycling Challenge
09/23/2014EPA’s SmartWay Honors Green Freight Industry Leaders
09/19/2014Southeast Diesel Collaborative Leadership Award Winners Announced
09/16/2014EPA Awards 2014 Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving Cooperative Agreements
09/15/2014California and UC Berkeley win $335,000 in U.S. EPA grants to help students and businesses use green technology to design safer consumer products
09/09/2014U.S. EPA lauds Kim Johnson, Kokua Hawaii Foundation for environmental education work
09/08/2014EPA Region 7 Administrator to Give Remarks at Kansas City Structural Steel Site Redevelopment and Walmart Neighborhood Market Grand Opening Event on Sept. 10 in Kansas City, Kan.
08/27/2014EPA awards Butler, Pa. teacher with Presidential Innovation Award
08/27/2014EPA awards Cumberland County teacher
with Presidential Innovation Award
08/27/2014Holland, Pa. girl wins EPA’s President’s Environmental Youth Award
08/25/2014Nashua, N.H. Student Honored by White House and EPA
08/20/2014U.S. EPA and SF Environment recognize Quesada Gardens Initiative for environmental work in San Francisco’s Bayview Hunters Point neighborhood
08/19/2014
Tahoe-Pyramid Bikeway wins prestigious EPA Green Transportation Award
08/19/2014UGA Student wins National Water Quality Challenge Award
08/19/2014Horry County in South Carolina awarded a First Annual EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award
08/19/2014The Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District awarded a First Annual EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award
08/19/2014Volkswagen Group of America Chattanooga Tennessee Assembly Plant awarded a First Annual EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award
08/12/2014San Diego, Calif. Students Receive Environmental Education Award For Reducing Food Waste Going to Landfills
08/12/2014Turlock, Calif. Teacher Receives Environmental Award For Promoting Environmental Education
08/12/2014Guam Teacher Receives Environmental Award For Promoting Environmental Education
08/12/2014Teacher Kristine Denton from Omaha, Neb., to Receive 2014 Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators
08/12/2014Teacher Darrin Peters from Fenton, Mo., to Receive 2014 Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators
08/12/2014Teacher from Overland Park, Kan., Earns Honorable Mention from Presidential Award Program for Environmental Educators
08/12/2014Turlock, Calif. Teacher Receives Environmental Award For Promoting Environmental Education
08/12/2014Gulf Breeze, Florida Teacher Receives Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educator
08/12/2014Gastonia, North Carolina Students Receive Presidential Environmental Youth Award
08/12/2014San Juan Teacher Receives Presidential Award for Environmental Education Teacher is 1 of Only 17 Recognized Nationwide
08/12/2014Bronx Science Teacher Who Constructed a Green Roof and Tarrytown Teen Who Used Wasted Apples as a Fuel Source Win Presidential Recognition
08/12/2014White House Council on Environmental Quality and EPA Honor Student Leaders and Exceptional Teachers with Environmental Education Awards
08/05/2014FORSITE DEVELOPMENT, INC. TO RECEIVE EPA REGION 4’s “EXCELLENCE IN SITE REUSE” AWARD
07/24/2014U.S. EPA Honors 17 Environmental Job Training Program Graduates in Rialto, Calif.
07/23/2014EPA awards over $756,000 to research coastal climate change impacts on Swinomish Indian Tribal Community
07/23/2014EPA awards over $888,000 for climate research, adaptation in remote Alaska Native villages
07/15/2014EPA Honors Dunwoody’s Sprouts Farmers Market for its Climate Protection Efforts
07/15/2014SimpleWater, Berkeley and Lucid Design Group, Oakland Win $200,000 in Green Technology Contracts from EPA
07/15/2014HJ3 Composite Technologies of Tucson Wins $100,000 Green Technology Contract from EPA
07/14/2014TUESDAY: EPA to Present Sprouts Farmers Market in Dunwoody, Ga with GreenChill Certification
07/14/2014EPA Supporting Small Businesses by Advancing Sustainable and Innovative Products and Research/Twenty-one businesses receiving funding to strengthen the economy and the environment
06/24/2014Pennsylvania Native Wins Prestigious EPA Award
For Protecting Wetlands
06/20/2014Austin to Receive $400,000 from EPA to Assess Contaminated Properties; Funds Will Boost Local Economy, Protect Public Health and Environment
06/17/2014EPA honors Grand Canyon National Park for cutting carbon pollution, saving money
05/28/2014Oroville awarded $750,000 in Brownfields Grants
05/28/2014Monterey County awarded $200,000 in Brownfields Grants
05/28/2014San Pablo awarded $600,000 in Brownfields grants
05/28/2014U.S. EPA awards U.C. Berkeley $1.5 million to evaluate air pollution in developing nations
05/27/2014EPA Reducing Air Pollution from Old Diesel Engines; Grant Provides $246,931 to Protect People from Harmful Air Pollution
05/27/2014EPA Reducing Air Pollution from Old Diesel Engines; Grants Provide $1.1 Million to Protect People from Harmful Air Pollution
05/22/2014Department of Homeland Security Facility in Lee’s Summit, Mo., Receives Top Award from EPA’s Federal Green Challenge
05/20/2014EPA to Recognize Washington University in St. Louis for Recycling and Food Recovery Programs on Wednesday, May 21
05/16/2014EPA Recognizes Environmental Innovation at World’s Largest Science Competition for High School Students/Miriam Terese Demasi wins EPA Patrick H. Hurd Sustainability Award and will participate in National Sustainable Design Expo in 2015
05/08/2014Sylvia Quast selected to head U.S. EPA’s Pacific Southwest legal office
05/06/2014U.S. EPA honors federal agencies for water conservation, waste reduction
05/05/2014EPA Administrator honors Billy Frank Jr.'s courageous environmental leadership
05/05/2014EPA Employees Selected as Finalists for 2014 Service to America Medals
05/02/2014EPA Announces Funding Availability to Clean Up Diesel Engines Nationwide
05/01/2014EPA Awards the City of Santa Monica $60,000 to Reduce Water Pollution, Build Resilience to Climate Change
04/28/2014EPA Recognizes Seven University Teams for Environmental Solutions
04/24/2014ADVISORY: EPA’s People, Prosperity and the Planet Competition at the USA Science and Engineering Festival
04/23/2014U.S. EPA Honors Richmond Graduates of Environmental Job Training Program
04/23/2014EPA Announces List of Top 100 U.S. Organizations Using Renewable Energy / Tech Sector Leads the Way

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