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07/18/2013EPA Awards $1.3 Million in Supplemental Funds to Clean up and Redevelop Contaminated Brownfields Sites in the Southeast
07/11/2013Settlement with City of Wilmington, New Hanover County and Cape Fear Public Utility Authority will Reduce Sewer Overflows
06/22/2013EPA Installs Prototype Solar-Powered Monitoring System at Durham Library
06/18/2013Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony and Family Fun Activities Set for Installation of EPA Solar-Powered Air Monitoring System in Durham
05/21/2013EPA Adds Two Hazardous Waste Sites in the Southeast to Superfund’s National Priorities List, Proposing an Additional Two Sites
05/21/2013EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/17/2013EPA to Hold Public Meeting Regarding the Stony Hill Road TCE Site
05/08/2013EPA Awards $2 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in North Carolina
04/24/2013North Carolina Area Health Education Center Building in Chapel Hill, N.C. Named a Top Finisher in Energy Star National Building Competition
04/19/2013OP-ED: Earth Day 2013 - A Conversation on Climate
04/15/2013Haywood Vocational Opportuities, Inc. to Receive the EPA Region 4 “Excellence in Site Reuse” Award
03/26/2013Six North Carolina Organizations Receive 2013 Energy Star Awards
03/12/2013Charlotte Makes List of Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/12/2013EPA Announces Cities with the Most Energy Star Buildings in the US/Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., Chicago, New York, Atlanta rank in top five
01/30/2013Coca-Cola/Hickory Ridge and Watauga County Landfill Projects Recognized for Transforming Waste into a Green Community Asset
01/23/2013EPA to Host Third Chemtronics Superfund Site CAG Formation Meeting
01/09/2013EPA Enforcement in 2012 Protects Communities From Harmful Pollution
01/02/2013Kentucky Utilities to Spend Millions in Settlement to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations in Environmental Justice Community
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli
12/06/2012EPA Awards Six Environmental Justice Grants in the Southeast
12/03/2012EPA Awards Over $100,000 to Student Teams in Sustainable Technology Competition
11/26/2012EPA Recommends New Recreational Water Quality Criteria to Better Protect Public Health
11/15/2012EPA Awards More Than $5.3 Million for Research Fellowships
10/17/2012EPA Announces Opportunity to Apply for 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grants
Up to Five Awards Available in Southeast
10/11/2012EPA and TDEC Recognize Tennessee Water and Wastewater Utilities for Energy Savings
10/10/2012EPA Awards $1.2 Million to Improve Indoor Air Quality
10/09/2012SmartWay Honors Freight Industry Leaders for Supply Chain Efficiency
10/04/2012Lowe’s Among EPA’s WaterSense Partners of the Year
Help Americans Save Water, Money on Utility Bills
10/04/2012WaterSense Partners of the Year Help Americans Save Water, Money on Utility Bills
10/01/2012EPA Announces Plan to Address Environmental Concerns for North Birmingham Communities
09/19/2012EPA Announces 12th Annual Clean Air Excellence Awards
09/13/2012EPA Adds 12 Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List / Eight Other Sites Proposed To Be Added
09/13/2012EPA Awards Almost $11 Million to Advance Chemical Safety Research
09/10/2012EPA, North Carolina AandT State University, Bennett College, and the United Negro College Fund Host Third Symposium on Sustainable Environmental Practices at Colleges and Universities
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