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09/21/2010Small Businesses and Congregations Improve Energy Efficiency and Fight Climate Change / EPA names nine Energy Star small business and congregation award winners
09/20/2010EPA Launches Green Power Community Challenge Nationwide/Local governments expand use of green power
09/15/2010EPA to Transition Climate Leaders Program
09/09/2010EPA Formally Requests Information From Companies About Chemicals Used in Natural Gas Extraction / Information on hydraulic fracturing chemicals is key to agency study of potential impacts on drinking water
09/08/2010Jefferson City, Mo., Selected for Green Design Assistance
09/02/2010Start the School Year with EPA’s Energy Star
08/31/2010EPA’s Public Meeting on Hydraulic Fracturing Study to Take Place in Binghamton, New York; Meeting Scheduled for September 13 and 15 at the Broome County Forum Theater
08/19/2010New England Schools Get Ready for School Year – and Big Energy Savings
08/17/2010Get Your Students Back to School – While Saving Money and Helping the Environment
08/12/2010EPA Region 7 Administrator Karl Brooks Available to Conduct Interviews at Iowa State Fair
08/09/2010CHANGE OF VENUE: EPA Hydraulic Fracturing Public Meetings Moved to Oncenter Complex Convention Center in Syracuse, New York; Same Times, Same Day, Different City
08/09/2010NEW JERSEY LANDFILL OWNERS AGREE TO COMPLY WITH CLEAN AIR ACT; New Landfill System Maximizes Gas Collection for Potential Energy Recovery
08/06/2010Six Groups in Region 7 to Receive More than $5M to Cut Diesel Emissions
08/02/2010EPA Announces Nation’s Top 50 Green Power Organizations
07/23/2010Hoosier Energy Agreement Marks 20th Settlement Under EPA’s Power Plant Enforcement Initiative
07/22/2010EPA Awards $5.6 Million to Spur New Clean Diesel Technologies
07/21/2010New Toolkit to Help Local Governments with Green Building Practices
07/13/2010EPA Offers Tips on How to Protect Eyes, Skin from the Sun’s Harmful Rays/ Download sun safety information on smartphones
07/12/2010EPA Proposes 2011 Renewable Fuel Standards
07/09/2010Media Advisory: EPA to Host Public Meeting on National Hydraulic Fracturing Study in Denver on July 13
07/07/2010Event in O’Fallon, Mo., to Highlight Energy Savings and Pollution Reduction Plans for Eight Missouri Cities
06/22/2010Energy Star Helps Auto Plants Improve Energy Efficiency
06/18/2010EPA Announces a Schedule of Public Meetings on Hydraulic Fracturing Research Study; August 12 Meeting to be Held in Binghamton, N.Y.
06/18/2010EPA Seeks Public Comment on Strategic Plan to Move Forward on Agency Priorities: Draft plan will help advance Administrator Jackson’s seven priorities
06/17/2010TODAY: Advisory Group Releases Report on Addressing Environmental Challenges Along the U.S. – Mexico Border
06/16/2010Needham, Mass. Church is 1st in New England to Receive Energy Star Label
06/15/2010EPA Honors Three Universities for Significant Energy Savings
06/10/2010U.S. EPA ENERGY STAR Program Connects Building Design and Operation as Nation’s Best in Energy-Efficient Building Designs Announced at American Institute of Architects Convention
06/08/2010EPA Offers Cooling Tips for Every Budget this Summer
06/07/2010EPA Announces Data Centers Can Now Earn Energy Star Label
06/02/2010Four Rhode Island Communities to Share Nearly $500,000 Climate Showcase Communities Grant from EPA
06/01/2010Puget Sound Energy receives EPA’s Clean Air Excellence Award for its Air Quality Environmental Education Program
05/27/2010EPA Encourages Ways to Travel Green by Checking into an Energy Star Labeled Hotel
05/26/2010Alabama Supports Sustainable Manufacturing Through Energy Efficiency/Waste Reduction Initiative
05/25/2010Magellan Pipeline Company to Pay $46,200 Penalty for Iowa Oil Spill and Facility Response Plan Issue at Valley Center, Kan.
05/19/2010EPA Marks the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day by Recognizing Environmental Achievers in the U.S. Virgin Islands
05/19/2010EPA Recognizes Students From Across the Country for Contributions Toward a Healthier Environment
05/19/2010Administrator Jackson to Present 2009 President’s Environmental Youth Awards
05/10/2010Owner of Corn Ethanol Plant in Holt County, Mo., Agrees to Pay $79,367 to Settle Alleged Violations of Federal Clean Air Act
05/04/2010EPA Seeks Small Business Input on Revising Standards for New Residential Wood Heaters
05/03/2010EPA Strengthens Requirements for Energy Star Labeled TVs
04/30/2010Administrator Jackson Tours Areas Potentially Impacted by BP Spill
04/30/2010EPA Establishes Web site on BP Oil Spill / EPA launches site to inform the public about health, environmental impacts of spill
04/28/2010Crystal River Elementary School (Carbondale, Colo.) selected as contestant in EPA National Building Competition
04/28/2010Three Buildings in the Southeast Selected as Contestant in EPA National Building Competition
04/22/2010Philadelphia Zoo Celebrates Earth Day by Pushing Its Green Commitment Higher -- Zoo and EPA Work Together on Sustainability
04/22/2010April 24 and 25: EPA Celebrates 40th Earth Day with Events on the National Mall
04/21/2010EPA Signs an Agreement with North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System to Improve Environmental Sustainability of 12 Hospitals
04/19/201054 Universities Compete in EPA’s Green Power Challenge
04/15/2010Site Owner Agrees To Pay For Cleanup of New Jersey Superfund Site
04/14/2010Arizona Public Service Partners with EPA to Save the Environment and Money
04/14/2010U.S. EPA, DOE Announce Changes to Bolster Energy Star Program
04/07/2010Colorado ranks second in nation in energy-efficient schools
04/06/2010U.S. EPA, UC Riverside, to engage students in agency’s green agenda through a new partnership
04/05/2010EPA awards $140,000 for technology development to small businesses in Bozeman, Missoula
04/05/2010EPA awards $210,000 for technology development to Wheat Ridge, Boulder small businesses
04/05/2010$66,890 Awarded to Interdisciplinary Design Collaborative LLC, of Rolla, Mo., to Study Energy Systems in Homes
04/05/2010$69,971 Awarded to AlburtyLab, Inc., of Drexel, Mo., to Improve Drinking Water Monitoring Technology
03/31/2010Five EPA Region 9 Metro Area Cities Rank Among Top 25 in Nation for Most Energy Efficient Buildings
03/31/2010EPA Signs Sustainability Agreement With Major New Jersey Company
03/31/2010Delaware Developer is Tops in Energy Efficiency
03/30/2010EPA awards City and County of Honolulu $499,000 grant, two Energy Star building awards
03/24/2010Five EPA Region 9 Metro Area Cities Rank Among Top 25 in Nation for Most Energy Efficient Buildings
03/24/2010Boston and New England Buildings Receive Energy Star Recognition
03/24/2010Five EPA Region 9 Metro Area Cities Rank Among Top 25 in Nation for Most Energy Efficient Buildings
03/23/2010EPA Issues Second Annual Ranking of U.S. Cities with the Most Energy Efficient Buildings: List shows continued growth in saving money and energy
03/23/2010Seattle Recognized as a National Leader in Energy Efficient Buildings
03/23/2010Portland Recognized as a National Leader in Energy Efficient Buildings
03/23/2010Denver ranks 4th in U.S. in energy-efficient buildings
03/23/2010Des Moines-West Des Moines Metro Area in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most Energy Efficient Buildings
03/23/2010Louisville Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/23/2010Miami Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/23/2010Atlanta Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/23/2010Charlotte Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/23/2010Lakeland Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/19/2010EPA Recognizes Leaders in Energy Efficiency
03/19/2010EPA, DOE Announce New Steps to Strengthen Energy Star
03/18/2010Texas Pipeline Company Agrees to Pay Civil Penalty to Resolve Clean Water Act Violations
03/18/2010EPA Recognizes Leaders in Energy Efficiency: Winners save energy and money through Energy Star program
03/11/2010Coming Soon: EPA’s 48-Hour Burn Wise Video Contest
Help protect your community from wood smoke pollution
03/11/2010Students to help West Chester businesses save energy, money and cut pollution
03/08/2010EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson Speaks at National Press Club
03/08/2010City of Springfield, Mass. Receives Nearly $500,000 in Climate Showcase Community Grant Money
03/08/2010TODAY: EPA Administrator Jackson to Address the National Press Club / Jackson to discuss EPA’s accomplishments and proposals for 2010
03/01/2010EPA Administrator Jackson to Address the National Press Club / Jackson to discuss EPA’s accomplishments and proposals for 2010
02/17/2010One Year Later, EPA-Funded Recovery Act Projects Yielding Cleaner Air, Water and Land Across New York State; EPA Assistant Administrator for Water Visits Renewable Energy Installations in Syracuse
02/12/2010As Anniversary of Recovery Act Nears, EPA-Funded Projects Yielding Cleaner Air, Water and Land Across New York State; EPA Regional Administrator, DEC Commissioner Visit Cleanup Project in Albany
02/09/2010Kansas School Districts Receive National "Energy Star Leader" Honors for Energy Efficiency
02/03/2010CONFERENCE CALL: Top Administration Officials to Discuss Energy Announcements
02/02/2010EPA’s Energy Star Leaders Quadruple Energy Savings In One Year
02/02/2010EPA and DOE Join States to Speed Energy Efficiency Progress in the United States
02/01/2010EPA’s Budget Proposal Seeks Efficiencies, Increased Environmental Protection: Budget proposal aligned with Administrator Jackson’s key priorities
02/01/2010TODAY: Press Conference Call with Administrator Jackson to Discuss EPA’s FY 2011 Budget
01/27/2010EPA Announces “Eyes on Drilling” Tipline
01/25/2010Lake Travis ISD Makes List of Top Green Power Purchasers
01/25/2010Green Power Usage Edged Higher in 2009 among EPA Partners
01/19/2010Food Processing Plants Increase Energy Efficiency, Earn EPA’s Energy Star
01/13/2010Landfills Turn Trash into Power and Greenhouse Gas Reductions

Projects recognized for innovative use of landfill gas
01/11/2010Federal, State and Local Officials to Break Ground on $62M in Improvements to Columbia, Mo., Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility

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