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07/19/2011EPA Announces New Energy Star Requirements for Dishwashers and Furnaces
07/14/2011New Energy Star Initiative Recognizes Cutting-Edge Products with Highest Energy Efficiency / “Most Efficient” designation will help shoppers reduce their energy bills, provide incentives for manufacturers to innovate, and protect Americans’ public health and environment
07/13/2011Manchester NH Laundry to Reduce Air Emissions and Fund Cleaner Burning Wood Stove Purchases
07/13/2011TOMORROW: EPA and DOE to Make Energy Star Announcement
07/06/2011EPA Review Finds Coal Ash Ponds at Alliant Energy Corporation in Burlington, Iowa, Meet Safety Standards
06/30/2011EPA Offers Energy Tips on Summer Cooling to Save Money, Reduce Air Pollution
06/30/2011Million Dollar EPA Grant Powers Green Locomotive in Upstate New York
06/28/2011EPA Finalizes E15 Pump Labeling Requirements/New labels will help consumers find the right fuel for their vehicles
06/23/2011EPA selects Colorado, North Dakota sites as case study locations for national hydraulic fracturing study
06/23/2011EPA Identifies Case Studies for Hydraulic Fracturing Study / Agency to conduct field work in various regions of the country starting this summer
06/21/2011EPA Proposes 2012 Renewable Fuel Standards, 2013 Biomass-Based Diesel Volume
06/21/2011Four New England Congregations Receive Energy Star Labels
06/15/2011Community Provided Sewer Line Connections Due to EPA Settlement with Ponce Landfill Owner
06/10/2011SUNDAY- MONDAY: EPA Administrator to Travel to Northern California, Will Speak with Students, Business and Civic Leaders
06/10/2011EPA Marks the Startup of the Final Phase of Hudson River PCB Dredging; 500 Jobs Created By This Cleanup Project
06/09/2011EPA Takes Action on Lead Problems at Arecibo, Puerto Rico Battery Recycling Facility
05/26/2011Don’t Fry-Day is Friday; EPA Offers Tips to Prevent Skin Cancer
05/26/2011Don’t Fry-Day is Friday; EPA Offers Tips to Prevent Skin Cancer
05/25/2011EPA, DOT Unveil the Next Generation of Fuel Economy Labels
05/25/2011U.S. EPA Highlights National Fuel Efficiency Announcement at Tesla HQ in Palo Alto
05/24/2011Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, Testimony Before the U.S. House Oversight and Government Reform Committee
05/23/2011TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Testify Before House Oversight and Government Reform Committee
05/19/2011EPA Offers Energy Tips on Summer Cooling to Help Save Money, Reduce Pollution
05/17/2011EPA Releases More Electric Utility Plans to Improve Safety of Coal Ash Impoundments
05/12/2011EPA Takes Action to Protect Ground Water from Petroleum Contamination
05/12/2011EPA Honors Nation’s Best in Energy-Efficient Building Design - Designed to Earn the ENERGY STAR Projects Honored at the American Institute of Architects Convention
05/02/2011EPA Kicks Off 2011 Energy Star National Building Competition / Teams from 245 buildings around the U.S. compete to save energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions
05/02/2011Puma Energy Caribe Agrees to Clean Up Caribbean Petroleum Site Under an Agreement with EPA; Will Also Address Environmental Problems at Gas Stations Across Puerto Rico
05/02/2011Free Tools to Protect Health as Summer Smog Season Begins
04/29/2011EPA Honors U.S. Virgin Islands Environmental Leaders
04/29/2011EPA Honors Puerto Rico Environmental Leaders
04/29/2011EPA Honors New Jersey Environmental Leaders
04/29/2011EPA Honors New York Environmental Leaders
04/27/2011Energy Star Challenge for Industry Saves Power, Money, and Prevents Harmful Emissions / More than 2 trillion Btu, enough energy to power 37,000 homes for a year, saved
04/26/2011EPA Announces New Addition to Energy Star Commercial Fryers Category
04/22/2011U.S. EPA launches "Federal Green Challenge" in the Pacific Southwest
04/21/2011Westchester County Real Estate Firm Signs Agreement with EPA to Enhance Sustainable Practices
04/21/2011Energy Star Video Challenge Launched to Show Easy Ways to Save Energy and Money
04/20/2011EPA Recognizes Syracuse and Onondaga County for Creating a More Sustainable Community, Including 50 Green Projects; Selects Syracuse as a Green Infrastructure Partnership Community
04/20/2011Philabundance Celebrates Earth Week by Becoming EPA Sustainability Partner
04/19/2011EPA Scores 100 Percent on Sustainability and Energy Goals
04/18/2011EPA Administrator and Agriculture Secretary Vilsack to Travel to Iowa April 19 for Meetings with Farmers and Renewable Energy Leaders
04/18/2011EPA Recognizes Leaders in College and University Green Power Challenge
04/15/2011APRIL 16-17: Join EPA for Earth Day on the National Mall
04/15/2011La Plata County, CO receives $500k to reduce greenhouse gases, protect health and support local businesses
04/15/2011Lewis and Clark County receives $305K to help small businesses save money and reduce greenhouse gases
04/14/2011EPA Names New York’s Tompkins County a “Climate Showcase” Community; Awards Grant for Study
04/13/2011Nineteen Organizations in the Southeast Recognized as Leaders in Energy Efficiency
04/12/2011APRIL 16-17: Join EPA for Earth Day on the National Mall
04/12/2011EPA Recognizes Leaders in Energy Efficiency / 2011 Energy Star Award winners announced
04/07/2011First Senior Care Communities Earn EPA’s Energy Star
04/05/2011EPA Announces Updated Energy Star Standards for Lighting
04/04/2011EPA Solicits Applications for RE-Powering America’s Land / Agency encouraging reuse of potentially contaminated areas for renewable energy purposes
03/21/2011Experts to Discuss Benefits to Kansas City Metro Area from EPA's Proposed Standards for Mercury, Air Toxics Pollution from Power Plants
03/18/2011Kean University Signs Agreement with EPA To Enhance Sustainability
03/18/2011Cities Competing to Win EPA’s Green Power Community Challenge / District of Columbia and Brookville, Md. currently lead the green power charge
03/15/2011Boston Area Ranked 12th Metropolitan Area for ENERGY STAR Labeled Buildings
03/15/2011Washington D.C. among top 10 cities with Energy Star certified buildings
03/15/2011Philadelphia-area among top 20 cities with Energy Star certified buildings
03/14/2011EPA Recognizes City of Medford, Mass. With Energy Star Awards
03/14/2011Miami Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/14/2011Charlotte, NC Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/14/2011Atlanta Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/14/2011EPA Announces U.S. Cities with the Most Energy Star Certified Buildings / Third annual list shows dramatic growth, savings of energy efficient buildings
03/11/2011City of Yonkers Launches Fluorescent Light Bulb Recycling Program
03/11/2011Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, Testimony Before the U.S. House Subcommittees on Energy and Power and Environment and Economy, As Prepared
03/09/2011EPA Announces New Energy Star Requirements for Televisions and Cable/Satellite Boxes
03/08/2011EPA Updates Database on Health and Environmental Impacts of Electricity Generation/
User friendly web tool allows Americans to search for power providers by zip code
02/23/2011EPA Recognizes National Institutes of Health in Bethesda for Energy Savings
02/23/2011UMASS Amherst Recognized for Energy Star Award
02/23/2011EPA Establishes Clean Air Act Standards for Boilers and Incinerators / Sensible standards provide significant public health benefits while cutting costs from initial proposal by nearly 50 percent
02/23/2011EPA Recognizes Campuses for Use of Combined Heat and Power
02/23/2011Solar Panels Power Groundwater Cleanup at Davis, California Superfund site
02/22/2011EPA’s Energy Star Leaders Drive Greater Energy Efficiency
02/15/2011Suffolk County Government Becomes Green Energy Leader; Dannon, Mohawk Papers, HSBC, Sony, Bloomberg LP and Deutsche Bank also Honored
02/14/2011EPA’s FY 2012 Budget Proposal Reflects Tough Choices Needed for the Nation’s Fiscal Health
02/11/2011EPA's New Proposal for Four Corners Power Plant Cuts More NOx Emissions, Protects Health, Saves Jobs
02/08/2011Innovative Energy Technology Transforms Wasted Heat into Electricity
02/02/2011Modified Discharge Permit for Kendall Station Power Plant in Cambridge, Mass. Significantly Advances Protections for Charles River
02/01/2011EPA Partners Continue Large Green Power Purchases, Santa Clara Based Intel nearly doubles its green power usage
02/01/2011EPA Partners Continue Large Green Power Purchases / One corporation nearly doubles its green power usage
01/28/2011EPA Administrator Jackson and Representatives from the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Wrap Up Texas Visit with Focus on Environmental Justice / Two-day visit highlights EPA efforts to protect human health and facilitate clean energy innovation
01/21/2011EPA Region 7 and 8 Host Meeting with State Agriculture Directors in Denver
01/21/2011EPA Grants E15 Fuel Waiver for Model Years 2001 - 2006 Cars and Light Trucks/Agency continues review of public comments for an E15 pump label to help ensure consumers use the correct fuel
01/19/2011Energy Projects Transform Trash to Green Power / Landfill gas projects protect health while fueling industry and job creation
01/13/2011Josh Svaty Selected as Senior Adviser to EPA’s Region 7 Administrator Karl Brooks
01/10/2011Rebuilding of Rhode Island Water Treatment Plants to use Green Technology to Reap Energy Savings
12/16/2010EPA orders oil companies to monitor public water supply and private wells in Poplar, Montana
12/09/2010EPA recognizes SEPTA for its Energy Efficient Headquarters
12/09/2010This Winter Keep the Heat Indoors with Five Easy Energy Star Tips
12/02/2010EPA Marks 40th Anniversary
11/29/2010EPA Finalizes 2011 Renewable Fuel Standards
11/29/2010Aspen Institute Highlights 10 Ways EPA Has Strengthened America Over the Past 40 Years/List by group of environmental thought leaders unveiled as Agency commemorates 40th anniversary
11/23/2010EPA Recognizes Nation’s First WaterSense Labeled Homes / Water efficiency program aims to help homebuyers save money on utility bills while cutting their water and energy use
11/23/2010MONDAY: Administrator Jackson to Kick Off EPA at 40 Commemoration / Weeklong series of events to highlight EPA’s 40 years protecting American communities
11/22/2010This Holiday Season, Give the Gift of Savings with Energy Star
11/22/2010With Cooler Weather, Advice to New Englanders for Safer, Cleaner Wood-Burning
11/15/2010EPA Recognizes Eastern Maine Medical Center with Energy Star Award
11/15/2010EPA Signs Agreement with Southampton Hospital to Enhance its Environmental Practices
11/12/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: U.S. EPA hosts public hearing in Chicago on E15 pump label regulation

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