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11/10/2015EPA awards $63,957 to Reno, Nev. Institute to educate students on climate change
10/27/2015EPA Announces more than $4 Million for Environmental Improvements on Tribal Lands in Nevada
10/22/2015EPA Awards $123,161 to the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection to Retrofit School Buses
10/08/2015U.S. EPA recognizes 2015 WaterSense Partners of the Year in California and Nevada
10/07/2015EPA, CARB to Hold Media Call to Announce First-Ever Federal Enforcement Action For Violations of the California Truck and Bus Regulation
09/28/2015U.S. EPA announces availability of $7 million to replace or retrofit old school buses
08/17/2015EPA and Tribal Workgroup Launch Toolkit to Support Tribal Green Building
07/01/2015EPA orders City of North Las Vegas to safeguard Las Vegas Wash from potential water pollution
05/28/2015EPA awards $500,000 brownfields grant to Clark County, Nevada, for the Maryland Parkway High Capacity Transit Corridor
05/15/2015EPA announces availability of $1 million for tribes to upgrade diesel engines
04/20/2015Southern Nevada’s Club Ride Commuter Service Wins EPA Honor
04/08/2015Nation’s first federal combined solar power purchase launched by EPA, Forest Service, Energy Department and GSA
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
03/16/2015Southern Nevada Water Authority Encourages Consumers to Chase Water Waste This Week
03/06/2015EPA Honors MGM Resorts International for Achievements in Food Recovery Efforts
02/10/2015EPA Awards Washoe County School District $110,000 for Five Cleaner School Buses
01/23/2015$2 billion in funds headed for cleanups in Nevada and on the Navajo Nation from historic Anadarko settlement with U.S. EPA, States
01/14/2015EPA issues 2013 Toxic Release Inventory data for Pacific Southwest region
12/04/2014Obama Administration Selects Los Angeles, Calif., Ajo, Ariz. and Fallon, Nev. to Develop Local Food Projects, Encourage Economic Expansion
10/15/2014EPA Announces $4.8 Million for Environmental Improvements on Tribal Lands in Nevada
10/09/2014EPA Announces $19.4 Million to Improve Water Quality, Infrastructure in Nevada
09/26/2014EPA to Help Carson City Develop Green Infrastructure, Improve Climate Resiliency
09/25/2014EPA Requires Nevada Gold Mining Company to Correct Reporting Violations
09/03/2014United States settles with Costco to cut ozone-depleting and greenhouse gas refrigerant emissions nationwide
Tahoe-Pyramid Bikeway wins prestigious EPA Green Transportation Award
05/28/2014Nevada Counties awarded $1.2 million in Brownfields Grants
05/14/2014EPA Requires Global Titanium Manufacturer to Investigate and Clean Up PCB Contamination in Nevada
05/14/2014EPA Requires Global Titanium Manufacturer to Investigate and Clean Up PCB Contamination in Nevada / Titanium Metals Corporation to pay record $13.75 million civil penalty for TSCA violations at single facility
04/03/2014U.S. Government Announces $1.1 Billion for Henderson Perchlorate Clean Up
04/02/2014Washoe County Health District Wins Prestigious EPA Clean Air Excellence Award
03/17/2014Truckee Meadows Water Authority and Southern Nevada Water Authority promotes EPA’s “Fix a Leak Week” March 17-23
02/18/2014EPA Protects Wetlands in Calif. and Ariz. with $1.5 Million in Grants
02/04/2014EPA Issues 2012 Toxic Release Inventory Data for Pacific Southwest Region
12/19/2013EPA West Coast Collaborative announces more than $2 million in grants to reduce harmful diesel emissions in western states and Pacific Island territories
12/19/2013EPA West Coast Collaborative announces more than $2 million in grants to reduce harmful diesel emissions in western states and Pacific Island territories
12/10/2013U.S. EPA Announces 2013 Environmental Champions
11/08/2013EPA awards $15 million to Nevada for water quality, public health
09/30/2013EPA Honors Nye County Graduates of Brownfields Job Training Program
05/08/2013$1 million given to Nye County, Nevada in U.S. EPA Brownfields grants to support site assessment and cleanup of toxics
02/07/2013EPA Provides Technical Assistance to 43 Communities to Meet their Sustainability Goals
02/06/2013EPA Requires Nevada Gold Mines to Correct Reporting Violations, Pay $618,000
02/06/2013EPA Requires Nevada Gold Mining Companies to Correct Reporting Violations
02/01/2013MEDIA ADVISORY: Sunrise Landfill Repairs Completed After Damaging 200-Year Storm / Feb 5 Tour
01/16/2013EPA Issues Nevada Toxics Release Inventory Data for 2011
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli
11/20/2012EPA Fellowships Awarded to 25 Ariz., Calif., Nev. Students
11/15/2012EPA Honors Calif., Nev., Ariz. Universities for Pledge to Significantly Reduce Food Waste
11/13/2012MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA Recognizes 19 Universities for Food Waste Reduction
10/16/2012EPA Awards More Than $32,000 for Clark County Schools Indoor Air Quality
10/15/2012U.S. EPA Awards Over $126,000 to Nevada for Clean Diesel Project
09/27/2012Agreement Secures $25 Million Cleanup for the Rio Tinto Mine in Nevada
09/06/2012EPA Awards University of Nevada, Reno, Nearly $500,000 for Sustainable Drinking Water Treatment Methods
09/06/2012EPA Awards $1.5 Million to Universities for Sustainable Drinking Water Treatment Methods
08/15/2012U.S. EPA Honors Environmental Heroes for 2012 in Pacific Southwest
08/10/2012EPA Proposes to Renew US Ecology’s PCB Landfill Permit; Public Comment Period Begins
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
06/07/2012EPA Launches First Waste to Biogas Mapping Tool
04/30/2012EPA to hold two public hearings on proposed pollution controls at Reid Gardner Generating Station
02/15/2012Major operations begin on $25 million construction at Sunrise Landfill
02/03/2012EPA Provides $750,000 in Smart Growth Assistance to Communities
01/05/2012EPA Issues Nevada Toxics Inventory Data for 2010
11/30/2011U.S. EPA Fines Reno Area Facility $79,500 for Hazardous Waste Violations
11/16/2011Nevada gold mine pays $105,000, corrects reporting violations
10/31/2011Nevada Charter Schools to comply with asbestos regulations
10/06/2011WaterSense Partners of the Year Recognized for Dedication to Water-Efficiency
08/16/2011Historic agreement on improving Lake Tahoe clarity signed by California and Nevada Governors
04/27/2011U.S. EPA Reaches Settlement With Company for nearly $1 Million at Anaconda Copper Mine Superfund Site
04/22/2011U.S. EPA launches "Federal Green Challenge" in the Pacific Southwest
03/28/2011EPA Monitoring Continues to Confirm That No Radiation Levels of Concern Have Reached the United States
03/03/2011Former EPA Fugitive Sentenced for Violating Clean Air Act
02/02/2011EPA To Develop Regulation for Perchlorate and Toxic Chemicals in Drinking Water
02/02/2011EPA To Develop Regulation for Perchlorate and Toxic Chemicals in Drinking Water
12/16/2010EPA Issues Nevada Toxics Inventory Data
10/20/2010Tribal conference brings environmental leaders to San Francisco
10/05/2010US Ecology to pay nearly $500,000 for hazardous waste violations
09/15/2010EPA Judge Levies Nation’s Largest Pesticide Fine on "99-cent Only Stores"
05/24/2010U.S. EPA Files Complaint against Nevada Businessman for Solid and Hazardous Waste Violations in Indian Country
05/12/2010EPA fines three Arizona charter school operators $27,480 for asbestos violations
04/21/2010Nevada Receives $400,000 to Clean Up and Revitalize Contaminated Properties
04/09/2010US EPA set to implement New Lead-Safe Rule
12/23/2009U.S. EPA Releases Annual Enforcement Results, Interactive Mapping Tool Shows Nevada Environmental Enforcement
12/16/2009U.S. EPA Launches National Environmental Video Competition to Promote “Three R’s” of Consumer Waste
12/08/2009U.S. EPA Issues Nevada Toxic Release Data, Arsenic and Lead Among Most Common
11/19/2009U.S. EPA Calls for Green Innovators
11/05/2009EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 9
10/19/2009Wipe Out Lead Poisoning
10/13/2009EPA Honors Green Building Challenge Winners
09/03/2009Nevada’s Green Projects During the First 200 Days of the Recovery Act
08/26/2009Sprouts Farmers Market, Fresh and Easy, Raley's Family of Fine Stores, Whole Foods, Supervalu, and Hill Phoenix Chill for the Environment
08/11/2009EPA settles with Genoa Tree Nursery over worker protection violations
08/06/2009Union Pacific Railroad Company Agrees To Settle Clean Water Act Violations In Nevada
07/09/2009EPA Awards More Than $1.2 Million in Recovery Act Funds to Clean Up Underground Petroleum Leaks in Nevada
07/08/2009The Yerington Paiute Tribe to Benefit from Recovery Act Funds to Improve Water Services
05/08/2009$800,000 in Grants for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Economic Development in Nevada
04/30/2009EPA Announces $38.9 million in Recovery Act Funds for Water Projects in Nevada to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Public Health
04/22/2009EPA Invites the Public to “Pick 5 for the Environment”
04/22/2009Atlantic Richfield Company to spend $10.2 million for cleanup at Anaconda Mine site in Yerington, Nev. / Settlement includes costs incurred by the EPA and future cleanup costs
04/08/2009Nevada Receives Economic Recovery Funding from U.S. EPA to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs