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09/06/2012EPA Opens Registration for Campus RainWorks Design Challenge Competition
09/05/2012In Support of Affected States, EPA Approves Temporary Fuel Waiver for 8 States Impacted by Hurricane Isaac
08/29/2012EPA, HUD, DOT and City of Atlanta Celebrate Third Anniversary of Partnership for Sustainable Communities
08/28/2012EPA Requests Proposals for $216,000 Environmental Education Grant
08/20/2012High Expectations Associated with Region 4 Environmental Justice Conference
08/06/2012EPA Announces Funding for Research to Improve Air Quality, Protect Health
06/21/2012Durham, NC selected for Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training Grant
06/21/2012EPA Announces $3 Million In Environmental Job Training Grants / Grants provide job trainees opportunities to protect public health in their communities
06/20/2012Homebuilder Toll Brothers Inc. to Pay $741,000 Clean Water Act Penalty and Implement Company-Wide Stormwater Controls / Settlement to prevent millions of pounds of sediment and polluted stormwater runoff from entering U.S. waterways each year
06/12/2012GREENVILLE, HAVELOCK AND WILSON, NORTH CAROLINA TO RECEIVE BROWNFIELDS GRANT FOR COMMUNITY REVITALIZATION
05/30/201218 U.S. Teachers Receive Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators
05/24/2012$1.4 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in North Carolina
05/24/2012EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/21/2012NASCAR and EPA Partner on Green Initiatives
05/01/2012Mission Health in Asheville, N.C. Wins 2012 National Environmental Leadership Award
05/01/2012EPA Works to Help the Nearly 26 Million Americans with Asthma/Highlights Asthma Awareness Month in May
04/26/2012EPA Awards Three Universities in the Southeast with Grants to Develop Innovative Environmental Solutions
04/20/2012Earth Day Op-Ed: No Act Is Ever Wasted
04/11/2012Charlotte Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/19/2012EPA Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Energy Star by recognizing Six Organizations in North Carolina
03/13/2012EPA Adds Nine Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List, Proposing an Additional 10 Sites
03/13/2012EPA Adds Four Hazardous Waste Sites in the Southeast to Superfund’s National Priorities List, Proposing an Additional 3 Sites
02/24/2012EPA Celebrates North Carolina ENERGY STAR Leaders and Labeled Buildings
02/22/2012EPA to Hold Public Meeting Regarding Holcomb Creosote Site, Yadkinville, NC
02/07/2012EPA Recognizes DoD Facilities for Emission Reductions and Energy Savings/ Facilities reported annual energy savings of $6.8 million
02/06/2012Onslow County, NC is Among Recipients of $750,000 in Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/06/2012Greensboro, NC is Among Recipients of $750,000 in Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
01/26/2012Agreement Reached to Address Contamination at CTS Site in Asheville, NC
01/18/2012Bennett College and EPA to Collaborate on Green Initiatives
01/17/2012North Carolina AandT State University and EPA to Collaborate on Green Initiatives
12/09/2011EPA Awards Six Environmental Justice Grants in the Southeast / Also announces solicitation for 2012 grants
12/08/2011Southeast Facilities Ordered to Comply with Clean Water Act; Costs of Restoration and Civil Penalties Total Nearly $1 Million
12/06/2011Southeast Facilities Ordered to Comply with Clean Water Act; Penalties Total More Than $180,000
12/05/2011TOMORROW: EPA EPA Chief to Discuss Environmental Protection, Jobs At Duke University
11/17/2011Federal Partners Unite to Help Rural Communities with Environmental and Economic Goals
11/16/2011USDA Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan and EPA Deputy Administrator Bob Perciasepe to Visit North Carolina, Discuss Obama Administration’s Efforts to Strengthen the Rural Economy
11/08/2011
One Flew South: EPA’s Southeast Region is Now on Twitter
11/08/2011EPA Announces Winners of Apps for the Environment Challenge
11/02/2011EPA Announces Winner of the 2011 Energy Star National Building Competition
10/31/2011EPA Awards Seven Universities in the Southeast with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/24/2011Work to Begin at Weyerhaeuser Superfund Alternative Site in Plymouth, NC
10/19/2011EPA Releases Air Quality Model to Study Harmful Air Pollution / Model will help scientists protect public health
10/17/2011EPA and GSA Regional Administrators tour GEEP E-Waste Facility in Durham, NC
10/17/2011EPA and GSA Regional Administrators visit GEEP Facility in North Carolina
10/07/2011Homebuilder Ryland Group Inc., To Pay $625,000 Penalty and Implement Company-Wide Stormwater Controls
09/27/2011EPA Scientists Receive Presidential Honor
09/20/2011EPA to Hold Public Meeting Regarding Triangle Pacific Site, Elizabeth City, NC
09/15/2011EPA Adds Six and Proposes Two Hazardous Waste Sites in the Southeast to the Superfund National Priorities List
09/15/2011EPA Advancing Clean Up at 15 Hazardous Waste Sites, Proposing 11 Sites for Action
09/06/2011EPA to Hold Public Meeting for the Aberdeen Contaminated Groundwater Site in Aberdeen, NC
08/08/2011EPA to Hold Public Meeting Regarding Ore Knob Mine Site, Ore Knob, NC
07/27/2011EPA Announces Top Contenders in Energy Star National Building Competition / In the first six months of the competition, participants saved more than $3.7 million on utility bills
07/21/2011EPA Issues Final Guidance to Protect Water Quality in Appalachian Communities from Impacts of Mountaintop Mining / Agency to provide flexibility while protecting environment and public health
07/19/2011Company Fined $38,000 for Filling Wetlands in White Lake, North Carolina
06/22/2011EPA Grants $3 Million to Support Chemical Toxicity Research
06/10/2011Southeast Diesel Collaborative Conference to be Held in Atlanta
06/06/2011$1.2 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in North Carolina
05/25/2011EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
04/15/2011EPA REGION 4 ANNOUNCES AWARD RECIPIENT OF 2010 PRESIDENTS ENVIRONMENTAL YOUTH AWARD (PEYA)
04/14/2011Cary, NC Receives Grant to Protect Health, Reduce GHG Emissions
04/14/2011EPA Landmark Clean Air Act Settlement with TVA to Modernize Coal-Fired Power Plants and Promote Clean Energy Investments / State-of-the-art pollution controls and clean energy technology to provide up to $27 billion in annual health benefits
04/14/2011TODAY: EPA Administrator to Host Conference Call to Discuss Landmark Clean Air Act Settlement with Tennessee Valley Authority
04/13/2011Nineteen Organizations in the Southeast Recognized as Leaders in Energy Efficiency
04/07/2011EPA to Hold Public Meeting Concerning CTS Site in Ashville, NC
04/04/2011EPA Selects 32 Locations for Assistance with Sustainable Community Planning
03/14/2011Charlotte, NC Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/11/2011EPA Encourages Americans to Save Water During Fix a Leak Week
03/08/2011EPA adds One and Proposes Five Sites in the Southeast to Superfund’s National Priorities List
03/08/2011EPA Adds 10 Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List / Fifteen additional sites proposed to be included on the NPL
03/08/2011EPA Seeks Public Comment on Plan to Review Federal Regulations
03/07/2011EPA to Host Public Meeting Regarding Proposed Listing of CTS Site in Asheville, NC to Superfund National Priorities List
02/22/2011EPA’s Energy Star Leaders Drive Greater Energy Efficiency
02/07/2011EPA Recognizes Four Communities’ Efforts to Improve Seniors’ Health Through Sustainability
01/13/2011Facilities Across the Southeast Ordered to Stop Discharging and Comply with Clean Water Act
01/13/2011EPA Among Sponsors of ScienceOnline2011
12/16/2010EPA Issues Southeastern Toxics Release Inventory Data
12/07/20102010 EPA Enforcement Actions Yield Significant Pollutant Reductions in the Southeast
12/01/2010EPA announces Waterline Completion at GMH Electronics Site in Person County, NC
11/19/2010EPA, ER to Begin Removal Actions at Site in Waynesville, NC
10/28/2010EPA to Hold Public Meeting Regarding Ore Knob Mine Site, Ore Knob, NC
10/26/2010Morrison Residence Hall at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) Wins the First EPA National Building Competition
10/19/2010EPA Proposes Two Hazardous Waste Sites in the Southeast to Superfund’s National Priorities List
10/19/2010EPA Proposes to Add Nine New Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List
10/01/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Assistant Administrator of the Office of Research and Development, Paul Anastas, Delivers the Fifth Borlaug Lecture at N.C. State University
09/13/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA Public Hearing tomorrow in Charlotte on Proposed Coal Ash Regulations
09/01/2010EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 4
09/01/2010EPA to Consider the CTS Site for Proposal to Superfund’s National Priorities List
08/20/2010EPA RECOGNIZES RECOVERY ACT WATER RE-USE PROJECT IN RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA
08/19/2010EPA Announces a Schedule of Public Hearings on Proposed Coal Ash Regulations
08/18/2010EPA TO RECOGNIZE RECOVERY ACT WATER RE-USE PROJECT IN RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA
07/21/2010New Toolkit to Help Local Governments with Green Building Practices
06/15/2010E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Company Ordered to Pay $59,000 Penalty for Mercury Discharges at Kinston, N.C., Facility
06/14/2010Southeast Facilities Ordered to Stop Discharging and Comply with Clean Water Act
05/26/2010North Carolina Solar Center Receives Southeast Diesel Collaborative Leadership Award
05/26/2010EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/17/2010EPA Designates Center of Excellence for Watershed Management at NCSU
04/28/2010Three Universities in the Southeast win U.S EPA’s People, Prosperity and the Planet competition
04/28/2010Three Buildings in the Southeast Selected as Contestant in EPA National Building Competition
04/21/2010$1,200,000 in Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in North Carolina
04/20/2010THURSDAY: EPA to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of Earth Day on RTP campus with Robert F. Kennedy Jr.