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07/24/2015EPA Regional Administrator Tours Mining Areas with
New Mexico Officials
07/23/2015EPA, Albuquerque Work to Improve Air Quality
07/22/2015Pueblo of Santa Ana Granted Federal
Authority to Protect Water Quality
07/22/2015New Mexico, Arkansas Kroger Stores Compete in EPA’s Sixth Annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings
07/22/2015Texas AandM Competes in EPA’s Sixth Annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings
07/22/2015Texas Assoc. of Healthcare Facilities Management Competes in EPA’s Sixth Annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings
07/22/2015Houston ISD Competes in EPA’s Sixth Annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings
07/22/2015Dallas-area School Districts Compete in EPA’s Sixth Annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings
07/21/2015White House Honors New Mexico Faith Leader for Climate “Champions of Change”
07/17/2015Whiteface, Texas students receive President’s Environmental Education Award for helping to eliminate Arsenic
07/17/2015EPA awards Van Buren, Ark. Teacher with Presidential Innovation Award
07/15/2015Texas Evaluates Coastal Wetlands with $245,000 EPA Grant
07/15/2015EPA Grant Will Help Oklahoma Monitor and Improve Air Quality
07/13/2015EPA Honors Soltex for Innovative Approaches to Reduce Wastewater and Fight Climate Change
07/10/2015EPA Removes Tons of Contaminated Soil from Grants, NM, Area Residences
07/09/2015EPA Awards Louisiana over $628,500 to Monitor Particle Pollution
07/02/2015 Arkansas Receives EPA Grant to Monitor and Improve Air Quality
06/30/2015EPA, City of Shreveport Celebrate $400,000 Cleanup Grant
06/30/2015EPA Awards Oklahoma over $1.2 million to Reduce Water Contamination Risk in Underground Tanks
06/30/2015TODAY, 1 PM: EPA Regional Administrator, Shreveport Mayor to Discuss Cleanup Grants
06/29/2015Thermal Energy Corporation in Houston, Texas Earns ENERGY STAR Award for Carbon Pollution Reductions
05/28/2015Universal Pressure Pumping Inc. Ordered to Comply with Environmental Laws and Protect Public Health
05/28/2015DWD International, LCC Agrees to Address RCRA Violations in Texas
05/28/2015City of Bogalusa receives $400,000 EPA Brownfields Redevelopment Grant
05/28/2015Regional Planning Commission of Southeast Louisiana Receives EPA Brownfields Cleanup Grant
05/28/2015EPA Awards $400,000 to the City of Shreveport to Assess Contaminated Brownfields Sites
05/28/2015EPA Awards East Baton Rouge Parish $400,000 Brownfields Assessment Grant
05/28/2015Oklahoma City Receives EPA Investment Grant
05/28/2015San Antonio, TX, Receives EPA Investment Grant
05/28/2015Conway, Ark., Receives EPA Investment Grant
05/27/2015Tarrant County College District in Texas Receives EPA Job-Training Grant
05/27/2015Rose State College in Oklahoma City Receives EPA Job-Training Grant
05/22/2015UT Austin Studies Six Central Texas High Schools’ Indoor Air Quality; Research grant will help create a healthier environment for children
05/22/2015EPA Agreement with Citgo Will Improve Safety and Emergency Response in Corpus Christi, TX
05/12/2015EPA Fines Clean Harbors for Violations of Environmental Laws
05/08/2015EPA Announces Camp Minden Remedy Can Move Forward
05/05/2015Frisco ISD Among Top Energy Saving School Districts in U.S.
04/28/2015EPA Recognizes Austin Federal Building for Significant Energy Reductions and Cost Savings
04/28/2015EPA Recognizes Two El Paso Federal Facilities for Significant Energy Reductions and Cost Savings
04/27/2015EPA Administrator Promotes Clean-Diesel Grants and Improved Air Quality at Port of Houston
04/21/2015Central Texas Group Among Clean Air and Climate Initiatives to Win EPA Honors
04/15/2015EPA Mobile Lab Screens Austin Residents’ Soil
04/15/2015EPA to Host Free Webinar on Sustainable Solutions for Alexandria and Pineville, La.
04/10/2015EPA Administrator Visits Children’s Health Group in Dallas
04/09/2015EPA Administrator, Dallas Mayor, Toyota, and Wyland Foundation Celebrate Dallas Winning the National Mayor’s Water Challenge
04/08/2015TOMORROW: USEPA Administrator and Dallas Mayor Dedicate Water Efficient Classroom and Student Garden
04/06/2015EPA Honors Ten Texas Organizations for
2015 Energy Star Partners of Year
04/06/2015EPA Honors New Mexico Gas Company—2015
Energy Star Partner of Year
04/06/2015EPA Honors SWEPCO—2015 Energy Star Partner of Year
04/06/2015EPA Honors Stitt Energy Systems, Inc.—2015 Energy Star Partner of Year
04/01/2015Baylor, Univ. of North Texas Students Win EPA Fellowship Grant
04/01/2015Louisiana Tech Student Wins EPA Fellowship Grant
04/01/2015Univ. of Arkansas Student Wins EPA Fellowship Grant
03/26/2015EPA’s Energy Star Names Odessa, TX, as Nation’s Top Small City for Energy Efficient Buildings
03/25/2015Austin, DFW and Houston Businesses Saved
$145 Million with Energy Efficient buildings
03/24/2015EPA Proposes to Add Burnet Co., TX, Groundwater Plume to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Two hazardous waste sites added, six proposed nationally
03/24/2015EPA Proposes to Add Washington Parish, LA, Creosote Site to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Two hazardous waste sites added, six proposed nationally
03/23/2015Settlement with Continental Carbon Company to Reduce Air Pollution at Manufacturing Facility in Okla. and Texas
03/23/2015Pinnacle Oilfield Services Violates Environmental Laws in La.
03/20/2015EPA Awards over $2.1 Million to Clean Up Diesel Engines in La., Okla. and Texas
03/18/2015EPA Awards Mescalero Apache $112,000 to
Manage Environmental Programs
03/16/2015EPA Chases Leaks in New Mexico during Seventh Annual “Fix a Leak Week"
03/16/2015EPA Chases Leaks in Arkansas during Seventh Annual “Fix a Leak Week”
03/13/2015Whitewright, Texas to Receive $200,000 from
EPA to Revitalize Business District
03/13/2015EPA and Fort Worth Chase Leaks at 5K Run/Walk
03/10/2015EPA Fines Wharton Chemical for Hazardous Waste Violations
03/10/2015TOMORROW: Dialogue Committee to Discuss Camp Minden Alternatives
03/09/2015EPA and Arkansas Restore Fayetteville’s Streams
02/26/2015EPA, NASA, USACE, Tuskegee Airman and Perot Museum Foster STEM in Dallas
02/19/2015EPA Issues Last Pending Federal Greenhouse Gas Permit in Texas; $200 million facility will bring 250 construction jobs to the McAllen area
02/12/2015North Central Texas Cities Renew
Partnership to Address Environmental Issues
02/11/2015TOMORROW: Dialogue Committee to Discuss Camp Minden Alternatives
02/11/2015EPA "Love the Bus" in Texas
02/11/2015EPA Works with Okla. Schools to Reduce Diesel Emissions
02/11/2015EPA Awards Rebates to Two Louisiana School Districts to Replace Ten School Buses
02/10/2015EPA Proposes to Move DFW Area into Severe Ozone Category
01/29/2015EPA Recognizes Dallas Stars for Reducing Food Waste
01/26/2015EPA Finalizes Greenhouse Gas Permit for Tenaska Brownsville Generating Plant; $500M facility will bring 600-700 construction jobs to Brownsville, TX, area
01/21/2015Urban Waters Federal Partnership Initiates San Antonio River Basin Project
01/15/2015Protect Your Family from Lung Cancer Caused by Radon
01/12/2015EPA Applauds College Football Playoff
National Championship—Green Endeavors
01/05/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA to Hold Public Hearing in Arlington, Texas on Proposed Smog Standards
12/18/2014EPA Settlements with Violators Benefit Communities; More than $1.8 million in special environmental projects from companies in TX, LA, and NM
12/17/2014EPA and Texas Collaborate to Supply Safe Drinking Water to Texans
12/16/2014EPA Helps Protect New Mexico’s most Irreplaceable Resource—Water
12/15/2014EPA Improves Drinking Water Infrastructure in
Ark. with $13 Million Grant
12/12/2014EPA Finalizes Greenhouse Gas Permit for Magellan Processing; $400M project will add 500 construction jobs, 105 long-term jobs to Corpus Christi economy
12/11/2014EPA Issues Albuquerque-Area Permit to Protect Rio Grande River
12/10/2014EPA Awards Texas $2.5 million to Reduce Water
Contamination Risk in Underground Tanks
12/10/2014EPA Awards Cherokee Nation $205,000
to Manage Environmental Programs
12/04/2014EPA Finalizes Greenhouse Gas Permit for Guadalupe Power; Additions will bring over an estimated $125 million in capital investments and increased jobs
12/03/2014Wichita and Affiliated Tribes Strengthen
Environmental Programs with EPA Grant
12/02/2014EPA to Evaluate 22 Previously Cleaned Superfund Sites
11/25/2014EPA Finalizes Greenhouse Gas Permit for Carbon Capture Facility; Facility will bring nearly $300 million in capital investments
and increase natural gas processing
11/24/2014EPA Plan Will Reduce Pollution and Improve Visibility in Texas, Oklahoma
11/20/2014Accept the Challenge of Reducing Food Waste
11/19/2014EPA Finalizes Greenhouse Gas Permit for
$1 Billion Jumbo Project in Corpus Christi; Facility will bring almost 4,000 jobs to Corpus Christi area
11/19/2014OSU Fights Climate Change and Becomes Green Power Partner of the Year
11/19/2014EPA Recognizes City of Houston for Reduction in Energy Consumption
11/13/2014EPA Funding Improves Drinking Water Quality and Infrastructure in Oklahoma

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