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09/28/2011Food Manufacturing Company in Ward Hill, Mass. Cited for Clean Air Act Violations
09/27/2011Swarthmore Ranks 3rd in National Competition to use Green Power
09/27/2011Maryland’s Montco Communities Rank High in National Competition to use Green Power
09/27/2011EPA Announces Winners of First-Ever Green Power Community Challenge
09/21/2011Market Share for EPA Energy Star Qualified Homes Reaches 25 Percent in Maryland
09/21/2011Market Share for EPA Energy Star Qualified Homes Reaches 25 Percent in Delaware
09/20/2011EPA’s Market Share for Energy Star Qualified Homes Reaches 25 Percent
09/20/2011EPA Recognizes Supermarkets for Environmental Achievement in New England
09/19/2011President's Environmental Youth Awards Competition Accepting Nominations from Students in Grades K-12
09/16/2011EPA and Bayonne Medical Center Team Up to Green the Hospital
09/14/2011EPA to Fund Pollution Prevention Projects in New Jersey and New York; Agency Also to Promote Pollution Prevention Initiatives at Upcoming Green Chemistry Conference
09/07/2011EPA and Naval Weapons Station Earle to Work Together to Expand Environmental Commitments
09/07/2011Back to School: EPA Encourages Students, Educators, Parents to Save Money and Protect the Environment
08/30/2011Energy Star Now Available for New Multifamily High-Rise Buildings
08/22/2011NEDAK Ethanol to Pay $3,600 Penalty, Purchase Radios, Install Leak Sensors, for Failure to Develop Risk Management Plan
08/17/2011EPA, HUD Recognize Energy Efficient Rural Housing Project
08/11/2011EPA Finds Cleanup of Sayreville Landfill Superfund Site Protective; Proposes Removal from Federal Superfund List
08/10/2011EPA Orders Battery Recycling Company to Reduce Air and Water Pollution at Arecibo, Puerto Rico Lead Smelting Facility
08/02/2011EPA Signs an Agreement with the University at Buffalo to Improve Environmental Sustainability
07/29/2011President Obama Announces Historic 54.5 mpg Fuel Efficiency Standard/Consumers will save $1.7 trillion at the pump, $8K per vehicle by 2025
07/29/2011EPA Protects Rivers, Lakes and Streams by Plugging Abandoned Oil Wells in Western New York
07/28/2011New England Buildings Battle for Title of Energy Efficiency
07/28/2011EPA Seeks Public Input on Plan to Clean Up Peninsula Boulevard Superfund Site in Hempstead, New York; Chemicals Used in Dry Cleaning to Be Cleaned Up Next to Woodmere Middle School
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
07/26/2011EPA Seeks Public Input on Cleanup Plan for Welsbach/Gas Mantle Superfund Site in Camden County, New Jersey
07/22/2011EPA and New York City Urge People to Save Energy, Money and the Environment on Hot Summer Days
07/19/2011EPA Announces New Energy Star Requirements for Dishwashers and Furnaces
07/14/2011New Energy Star Initiative Recognizes Cutting-Edge Products with Highest Energy Efficiency / “Most Efficient” designation will help shoppers reduce their energy bills, provide incentives for manufacturers to innovate, and protect Americans’ public health and environment
07/13/2011Manchester NH Laundry to Reduce Air Emissions and Fund Cleaner Burning Wood Stove Purchases
07/13/2011TOMORROW: EPA and DOE to Make Energy Star Announcement
07/06/2011EPA Review Finds Coal Ash Ponds at Alliant Energy Corporation in Burlington, Iowa, Meet Safety Standards
06/30/2011EPA Offers Energy Tips on Summer Cooling to Save Money, Reduce Air Pollution
06/30/2011Million Dollar EPA Grant Powers Green Locomotive in Upstate New York
06/28/2011EPA Finalizes E15 Pump Labeling Requirements/New labels will help consumers find the right fuel for their vehicles
06/23/2011EPA selects Colorado, North Dakota sites as case study locations for national hydraulic fracturing study
06/23/2011EPA Identifies Case Studies for Hydraulic Fracturing Study / Agency to conduct field work in various regions of the country starting this summer
06/21/2011EPA Proposes 2012 Renewable Fuel Standards, 2013 Biomass-Based Diesel Volume
06/21/2011Four New England Congregations Receive Energy Star Labels
06/15/2011Community Provided Sewer Line Connections Due to EPA Settlement with Ponce Landfill Owner
06/10/2011SUNDAY- MONDAY: EPA Administrator to Travel to Northern California, Will Speak with Students, Business and Civic Leaders
06/10/2011EPA Marks the Startup of the Final Phase of Hudson River PCB Dredging; 500 Jobs Created By This Cleanup Project
06/09/2011EPA Takes Action on Lead Problems at Arecibo, Puerto Rico Battery Recycling Facility
05/26/2011Don’t Fry-Day is Friday; EPA Offers Tips to Prevent Skin Cancer
05/26/2011Don’t Fry-Day is Friday; EPA Offers Tips to Prevent Skin Cancer
05/25/2011EPA, DOT Unveil the Next Generation of Fuel Economy Labels
05/25/2011U.S. EPA Highlights National Fuel Efficiency Announcement at Tesla HQ in Palo Alto
05/24/2011Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, Testimony Before the U.S. House Oversight and Government Reform Committee
05/23/2011TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Testify Before House Oversight and Government Reform Committee
05/19/2011EPA Offers Energy Tips on Summer Cooling to Help Save Money, Reduce Pollution
05/17/2011EPA Releases More Electric Utility Plans to Improve Safety of Coal Ash Impoundments
05/12/2011EPA Takes Action to Protect Ground Water from Petroleum Contamination
05/12/2011EPA Honors Nation’s Best in Energy-Efficient Building Design - Designed to Earn the ENERGY STAR Projects Honored at the American Institute of Architects Convention
05/02/2011EPA Kicks Off 2011 Energy Star National Building Competition / Teams from 245 buildings around the U.S. compete to save energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions
05/02/2011Puma Energy Caribe Agrees to Clean Up Caribbean Petroleum Site Under an Agreement with EPA; Will Also Address Environmental Problems at Gas Stations Across Puerto Rico
05/02/2011Free Tools to Protect Health as Summer Smog Season Begins
04/29/2011EPA Honors U.S. Virgin Islands Environmental Leaders
04/29/2011EPA Honors Puerto Rico Environmental Leaders
04/29/2011EPA Honors New Jersey Environmental Leaders
04/29/2011EPA Honors New York Environmental Leaders
04/27/2011Energy Star Challenge for Industry Saves Power, Money, and Prevents Harmful Emissions / More than 2 trillion Btu, enough energy to power 37,000 homes for a year, saved
04/26/2011EPA Announces New Addition to Energy Star Commercial Fryers Category
04/22/2011U.S. EPA launches "Federal Green Challenge" in the Pacific Southwest
04/21/2011Westchester County Real Estate Firm Signs Agreement with EPA to Enhance Sustainable Practices
04/21/2011Energy Star Video Challenge Launched to Show Easy Ways to Save Energy and Money
04/20/2011EPA Recognizes Syracuse and Onondaga County for Creating a More Sustainable Community, Including 50 Green Projects; Selects Syracuse as a Green Infrastructure Partnership Community
04/20/2011Philabundance Celebrates Earth Week by Becoming EPA Sustainability Partner
04/19/2011EPA Scores 100 Percent on Sustainability and Energy Goals
04/18/2011EPA Administrator and Agriculture Secretary Vilsack to Travel to Iowa April 19 for Meetings with Farmers and Renewable Energy Leaders
04/18/2011EPA Recognizes Leaders in College and University Green Power Challenge
04/15/2011APRIL 16-17: Join EPA for Earth Day on the National Mall
04/15/2011La Plata County, CO receives $500k to reduce greenhouse gases, protect health and support local businesses
04/15/2011Lewis and Clark County receives $305K to help small businesses save money and reduce greenhouse gases
04/14/2011EPA Names New York’s Tompkins County a “Climate Showcase” Community; Awards Grant for Study
04/13/2011Nineteen Organizations in the Southeast Recognized as Leaders in Energy Efficiency
04/12/2011APRIL 16-17: Join EPA for Earth Day on the National Mall
04/12/2011EPA Recognizes Leaders in Energy Efficiency / 2011 Energy Star Award winners announced
04/07/2011First Senior Care Communities Earn EPA’s Energy Star
04/05/2011EPA Announces Updated Energy Star Standards for Lighting
04/04/2011EPA Solicits Applications for RE-Powering America’s Land / Agency encouraging reuse of potentially contaminated areas for renewable energy purposes
03/21/2011Experts to Discuss Benefits to Kansas City Metro Area from EPA's Proposed Standards for Mercury, Air Toxics Pollution from Power Plants
03/18/2011Kean University Signs Agreement with EPA To Enhance Sustainability
03/18/2011Cities Competing to Win EPA’s Green Power Community Challenge / District of Columbia and Brookville, Md. currently lead the green power charge
03/15/2011Boston Area Ranked 12th Metropolitan Area for ENERGY STAR Labeled Buildings
03/15/2011Washington D.C. among top 10 cities with Energy Star certified buildings
03/15/2011Philadelphia-area among top 20 cities with Energy Star certified buildings
03/14/2011EPA Recognizes City of Medford, Mass. With Energy Star Awards
03/14/2011Miami Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/14/2011Charlotte, NC Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/14/2011Atlanta Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/14/2011EPA Announces U.S. Cities with the Most Energy Star Certified Buildings / Third annual list shows dramatic growth, savings of energy efficient buildings
03/11/2011City of Yonkers Launches Fluorescent Light Bulb Recycling Program
03/11/2011Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, Testimony Before the U.S. House Subcommittees on Energy and Power and Environment and Economy, As Prepared
03/09/2011EPA Announces New Energy Star Requirements for Televisions and Cable/Satellite Boxes
03/08/2011EPA Updates Database on Health and Environmental Impacts of Electricity Generation/
User friendly web tool allows Americans to search for power providers by zip code
02/23/2011EPA Recognizes National Institutes of Health in Bethesda for Energy Savings
02/23/2011UMASS Amherst Recognized for Energy Star Award
02/23/2011EPA Establishes Clean Air Act Standards for Boilers and Incinerators / Sensible standards provide significant public health benefits while cutting costs from initial proposal by nearly 50 percent
02/23/2011EPA Recognizes Campuses for Use of Combined Heat and Power
02/23/2011Solar Panels Power Groundwater Cleanup at Davis, California Superfund site

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