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05/20/2015Chapel Hill High School Student Receives Prestigious Award for Developing a Low-Cost Method to Reduce Water Pollution/Award presented at world's largest high school science competition
05/19/2015U.S. Settles with Marathon Petroleum Corporation to Cut Harmful Air Emissions at Facilities in Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio
05/14/2015Remarks of Cynthia Giles, EPA Assistant Administrator for Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance on
Duke Energy Subsidiaries Guilty Plea and Sentencing for Clean Water Act Crimes
**Remarks as Prepared for Delivery**
05/14/2015Duke Energy Subsidiaries Plead Guilty and Sentenced for Clean Water Act Crimes/The companies will pay a fine and conduct community service and wetlands mitigation
05/12/2015TOMORROW: EPA Administrator McCarthy Holding Facebook QandA on the Economic Need for Climate Action
05/12/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator McCarthy Holding Facebook QandA on the Economic Need for Climate Action
05/11/2015EPA Launches New Portal to Help Communities Improve Environmental Quality and Public Health
05/07/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Address the Allergy and Asthma Network 30th Anniversary Awards Ceremony
05/06/2015EPA Provides Training to Help Communities Prepare for Climate Change
05/06/2015EPA Announces Availability of Clean Diesel Grants for Communities Across the Country/Local governments, tribal agencies and nonprofits can win grants up to $2.14 million
05/06/2015EPA Issues Health Advisories to Protect Americans from Algal Toxins in Drinking Water
05/05/2015EPA's Energy Star Battle of the Buildings Competition Saves $50 Million, Prevents 250,000 Metric Tons of GHG Emissions/ The agency recognizes competitors in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico
05/05/2015EPA: Learning Triggers Key to Preventing Asthma Attacks
05/04/2015Three EPA Employees Selected as Finalists for 2015 Service to America Medals
04/29/2015WEDNESDAY: EPA Administrator to Testify before Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on FY 2016 Budget
04/28/2015EPA Recognizes Efforts of More Than 400 Federal Facilities for Green Leadership: Reducing Pollution, Conserving Energy and Saving Money
04/27/2015TUESDAY: EPA Administrator to Give Keynote Address at Columbia University’s Global Energy Summit in NYC
04/27/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Give Keynote Address at Columbia University’s Global Energy Summit in NYC
04/23/2015SATURDAY: EPA Administrator to Deliver Remarks at Third Annual Broccoli Festival
04/23/2015SATURDAY: EPA Administrator to Deliver Remarks at Third Annual Broccoli Festival
04/23/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Deliver CERA Keynote and Visit Port of Houston
04/22/2015EPA’s Energy Star Launches "Flip Your Fridge" Initiative
04/22/2015TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Deliver CERA Keynote and Visit Port of Houston
04/22/2015U.S. Settles with ExxonMobil over Violations Stemming from 2013 Oil Spill in Mayflower, Arkansas
04/22/2015Noble Energy Inc. Agrees to Make System Upgrades and Fund Projects to Reduce Air Pollution in Colorado
04/21/2015EPA Awards $5 million in Clean Diesel Grants to Protect Health of Communities near Ports
04/21/2015EPA Announces Installation of Park Benches with Solar-Powered Air Monitors in Five Cities/Village Green community park benches are located in Philadelphia; Washington, D.C.; Oklahoma City; Kansas City; Hartford
04/21/2015DOI, EPA, NOAA announce Resilient Lands and Waters Initiative to prepare natural resources for climate change
04/21/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Give Keynote Remarks at American Association of Port Authorities’ Spring Meeting
04/20/2015Exemplary Clean Air and Climate Initiatives Win EPA Honors
04/20/2015Settlements Emphasize that Pesticides Need to be Labeled Correctly, Protecting Public and Environment from Misbranded Products
04/20/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Give Remarks at Energy Star Partner of the Year Awards Ceremony
04/17/2015MONDAY: EPA Administrator to Give Remarks at Energy Star Partner of the Year Awards Ceremony
04/15/2015EPA Seeks Public Comments on Draft EJ 2020 Action Agenda Framework
04/14/2015EPA Publishes 20th Annual U.S. Greenhouse Gas Inventory
04/14/2015TOMORROW: EPA ADMINISTRATOR IN PORTLAND, OREGON, TO FOCUS ON AIR QUALITY AND CLEAN WATER
04/13/2015WEDNESDAY: EPA ADMINISTRATOR IN PORTLAND, OR TO FOCUS ON AIR QUALITY AND CLEAN WATER
04/13/2015Major Egg Producer to Reduce Water Pollution Discharges at Mississippi Facility
04/13/2015TODAY: EPA ADMINISTRATOR TO DELIVER REMARKS AT NATIONAL WATER POLICY FORUM
04/10/2015MONDAY: EPA ADMINISTRATOR TO DELIVER REMARKS AT NATIONAL WATER POLICY FORUM
04/10/2015EPA Holds National Sustainable Design Expo
04/09/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator in Chicago to Headline The New Republic Conference: The Next Frontier of Climate Change
04/09/2015TOMORROW: EPA Administrator in Chicago to Headline The New Republic Conference: The Next Frontier of Climate Change
04/07/2015EPA Releases New Website Enabling the Public to Track Compliance Status of Public Water Systems
04/07/2015EPA, NASA, NOAA and USGS Creating Early Warning System to Detect Harmful Algal Blooms
04/07/2015TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Focus on Protecting Clean Water in Travel to Minnesota, Texas and Illinois
04/07/2015Four Texas-Based Recreational Vehicle Importers and an Affiliated Chinese Manufacturer Settle with EPA Over Illegal Imports of Off-Road Vehicles
04/06/2015EPA Honors 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Leadership on Energy Efficiency, Acting on Climate /
The agency recognizes 128 partners in 33 states including DirecTV, Staples, and Verizon
03/31/2015EPA Awards Student Fellowships in 25 States and Puerto Rico to Support the Next Generation of Environmental Scientists
03/30/2015EPA Seeks Input for Potential Rule Banning or Restricting the Use of N-Methylpyrrolidone (NMP) and Methylene Chloride for Use in Paint and Coating Removal
03/30/2015EPA Seeks Input for Potential Rule Banning or Restricting the Use of Trichloroethylene (TCE) as a Commercial Degreaser, Spotting Agent in Dry Cleaning, and in Certain Consumer Products
03/27/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Attend POLITICO’s Playbook Lunch
03/27/2015MONDAY: EPA Administrator to Attend POLITICO’s Playbook Lunch
03/26/2015EPA Report: Automakers Surpassing Light-Duty Greenhouse Gas Standards
03/25/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Attend Wall Street Journal’s ECO:nomics Conference
03/25/2015
TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Attend Wall Street Journal’s ECO:nomics Conference
03/25/2015Washington, D.C. Takes No. 1 Spot on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List
03/25/2015EPA Proposes Reporting and Record Keeping Requirements on Nanoscale Materials in the Marketplace/For the first time the agency will use TSCA authority to collect health and safety information on nanoscale chemicals already in use
03/24/2015MTU America Inc., Agrees to Conduct Proper Testing to Ensure Engines Meet Air Pollution Standards
03/23/2015EPA Releases Final Risk Assessment for Chemical used for Paint and Coating Removal
03/23/2015Settlement with Continental Carbon Company to Reduce Air Pollution at Manufacturing Facilities in Three States
03/19/2015Utah-Based Washakie Renewable Energy, LLC Settles Renewable Fuel Standard Violations
03/16/2015EPA Encourages Consumers to Save 1 Trillion Gallons of Wasted Water/ WaterSense Partners Celebrate Fix a Leak Week, March 16-22
03/13/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator, Senator Booker and Mayor Baraka to Visit Newark’s New Community Air Pollution Project
03/12/2015FRIDAY: EPA Administrator, Senator Booker and Mayor Baraka to Visit Newark’s New Community Air Pollution Project
03/11/2015FRIDAY: EPA Administrator to Visit Newark’s New Community Air Pollution Project
03/10/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Address Council on Foreign Relations
03/10/2015TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Address Council on Foreign Relations
03/09/2015EPA Selects 20 Communities for Brownfield Grants to Revitalize Communities, Strengthen Local Economies
03/09/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Attend National League of Cities Congressional City Conference
03/09/2015EPA Announces 70 Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturing Plants in 29 States/ Across the country, Energy Star manufacturing plants are leading their industries by saving energy and money, combating climate change
03/06/2015MONDAY: EPA Administrator to Attend National League of Cities Congressional City Conference
03/03/2015WEDNESDAY: EPA Administrator to Testify before Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on FY 2016 Budget
03/02/2015EPA Approves New Climate-Friendly Refrigerants/Rule supports president’s Climate Action Plan by curbing emissions of potent greenhouse gases
02/26/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Testify before House Appropriations Subcommittee on FY 2016 Budget
02/25/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Testify before House Energy and Commerce Subcommittees on FY16 Budget
02/24/2015UPS, Bank of America, SC Johnson Among 16 Organizations across the U.S. Recognized for Climate Action / EPA also recognizes Chevrolet Clean Energy Campus Campaign, San Diego Regional Climate Collaborative in new Innovative Partnerships Category
02/24/2015TODAY: U.S. EPA Administrator to Address National Congress of American Indians
02/18/2015U.S. Department of State and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Launch Innovative International Air Quality Program: FACT SHEET
02/18/2015U.S. Department of State and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Launch Partnership to Improve Air Quality Data
02/18/2015TODAY: Secretary Kerry and EPA Administrator McCarthy to Launch International Air Quality Program
02/13/2015Climate Action Plan Toolkit: EPA Releases Stormwater Climate Change Tool
02/13/2015TUESDAY: EPA Administrator to Address National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners
02/12/2015States Develop New Strategies to Reduce Nutrient Levels in Mississippi River, Gulf of Mexico