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02/23/2011Solar Panels Power Groundwater Cleanup at Davis, California Superfund site
02/22/2011EPA’s Energy Star Leaders Drive Greater Energy Efficiency
02/15/2011Suffolk County Government Becomes Green Energy Leader; Dannon, Mohawk Papers, HSBC, Sony, Bloomberg LP and Deutsche Bank also Honored
02/14/2011EPA’s FY 2012 Budget Proposal Reflects Tough Choices Needed for the Nation’s Fiscal Health
02/11/2011EPA's New Proposal for Four Corners Power Plant Cuts More NOx Emissions, Protects Health, Saves Jobs
02/08/2011Innovative Energy Technology Transforms Wasted Heat into Electricity
02/02/2011Modified Discharge Permit for Kendall Station Power Plant in Cambridge, Mass. Significantly Advances Protections for Charles River
02/01/2011EPA Partners Continue Large Green Power Purchases, Santa Clara Based Intel nearly doubles its green power usage
02/01/2011EPA Partners Continue Large Green Power Purchases / One corporation nearly doubles its green power usage
01/28/2011EPA Administrator Jackson and Representatives from the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Wrap Up Texas Visit with Focus on Environmental Justice / Two-day visit highlights EPA efforts to protect human health and facilitate clean energy innovation
01/21/2011EPA Region 7 and 8 Host Meeting with State Agriculture Directors in Denver
01/21/2011EPA Grants E15 Fuel Waiver for Model Years 2001 - 2006 Cars and Light Trucks/Agency continues review of public comments for an E15 pump label to help ensure consumers use the correct fuel
01/19/2011Energy Projects Transform Trash to Green Power / Landfill gas projects protect health while fueling industry and job creation
01/13/2011Josh Svaty Selected as Senior Adviser to EPA’s Region 7 Administrator Karl Brooks
01/10/2011Rebuilding of Rhode Island Water Treatment Plants to use Green Technology to Reap Energy Savings
12/16/2010EPA orders oil companies to monitor public water supply and private wells in Poplar, Montana
12/09/2010EPA recognizes SEPTA for its Energy Efficient Headquarters
12/09/2010This Winter Keep the Heat Indoors with Five Easy Energy Star Tips
12/02/2010EPA Marks 40th Anniversary
11/29/2010EPA Finalizes 2011 Renewable Fuel Standards
11/29/2010Aspen Institute Highlights 10 Ways EPA Has Strengthened America Over the Past 40 Years/List by group of environmental thought leaders unveiled as Agency commemorates 40th anniversary
11/23/2010EPA Recognizes Nation’s First WaterSense Labeled Homes / Water efficiency program aims to help homebuyers save money on utility bills while cutting their water and energy use
11/23/2010MONDAY: Administrator Jackson to Kick Off EPA at 40 Commemoration / Weeklong series of events to highlight EPA’s 40 years protecting American communities
11/22/2010This Holiday Season, Give the Gift of Savings with Energy Star
11/22/2010With Cooler Weather, Advice to New Englanders for Safer, Cleaner Wood-Burning
11/15/2010EPA Recognizes Eastern Maine Medical Center with Energy Star Award
11/15/2010EPA Signs Agreement with Southampton Hospital to Enhance its Environmental Practices
11/12/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: U.S. EPA hosts public hearing in Chicago on E15 pump label regulation
11/09/2010EPA Region 7 to Participate at National Association of Farm Broadcasting Trade Talk Event, Nov. 11 in Kansas City, Mo.
11/02/2010Starbucks recognized as one of the Top Green Power Purchasers in the nation
11/02/2010EPA Recognizes Facilities for Energy Savings
10/28/2010EPA Approves U.S. Virgin Islands’ List of Waters Facing Pollution Threats; New Pollutants Included for Christiansted Harbor, the Offshore Southgate Subwatershed and Mangrove Lagoon
10/27/2010Oct. 29 Event to Announce University of Iowa’s Sustainability Goals and Partnership in EPA Program in Iowa City, Iowa
10/26/2010Morrison Residence Hall at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) Wins the First EPA National Building Competition
10/26/2010EPA Announces Winners of First National Building Competition to Save Energy
10/24/2010Swarthmore Presbyterian Church Wins EPA Award for Energy Efficiency
10/21/2010Partnership for Sustainable Communities Awards Grants to Build Infrastructure Nationwide / EPA, HUD and DOT Work Together Through Coordinated Grant Program
10/20/2010EPA Honors 18 Partners for Advancing Green Power Market
10/20/2010Portland dubbed one of the country’s greenest communities with EPA designation
10/20/2010EPA Recognizes Whole Foods Market With a Green Power Leadership Award - Whole Foods Market Receives EPA Green Power Partner of the Year Award
10/19/2010Manchester, N.H. School Conserves Energy and Earns Energy Star 
10/18/201012 Cranston, R.I. Schools Achieve Energy Star Status for Conservation
10/13/2010EPA Grants E15 Waiver for Newer Vehicles/A new label for E15 is being proposed to help ensure consumers use the correct fuel
10/05/2010Sixth Annual Healthy Indoor Environments Conference Scheduled Oct. 7 and 8 in Overland Park, Kan.
10/05/2010EPA Administrator Jackson to Travel to China
10/05/2010U.S. EPA: Green Tech Takes a Giant Leap
Forward at the Port of San Francisco This Week
10/04/2010EPA and New York Harbor School Establish Ground-Breaking Green Partnership
10/04/2010EPA Observes Children’s Health Month/President proclaims Oct. 4 as Children Health Day
10/01/2010Hot New England Summer Meant More Smog Days, but Long-Term Trend is toward Cleaner Air
09/29/2010Three New England Organizations – in Maine, N.H. and Mass. – Recognized for Energy Efficiency and Fighting Climate Change
09/24/2010Students in 26 Pennsylvania K-12 Schools are Back Learning with an Energy Star and Energy Savings
09/24/2010Students in 68 Virginia K-12 Schools are Back Learning with an Energy Star and Energy Savings
09/24/2010Students in Seven Maryland Schools are Back Learning with an Energy Star and Energy Savings
09/24/2010Students in Four K-12 Delaware Schools are Back Learning with an Energy Star and Energy Savings
09/24/2010Students in Seven K-12 West Virginia Schools are Back Learning with an Energy Star and Energy Savings
09/24/2010First Baptist Church of Orlando Improves Energy Efficiency and Fights Climate Change
09/24/2010St. Alban's Episcopal Church in Monroe, Georgia Improves Energy Efficiency and Fights Climate Change
09/23/2010EPA Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants Awarded for New York
09/21/2010Across New England, 180 Communities Take Leadership Role on Energy Issues
09/21/2010Small Businesses and Congregations Improve Energy Efficiency and Fight Climate Change / EPA names nine Energy Star small business and congregation award winners
09/20/2010EPA Launches Green Power Community Challenge Nationwide/Local governments expand use of green power
09/15/2010EPA to Transition Climate Leaders Program
09/09/2010EPA Formally Requests Information From Companies About Chemicals Used in Natural Gas Extraction / Information on hydraulic fracturing chemicals is key to agency study of potential impacts on drinking water
09/08/2010Jefferson City, Mo., Selected for Green Design Assistance
09/02/2010Start the School Year with EPA’s Energy Star
08/31/2010EPA’s Public Meeting on Hydraulic Fracturing Study to Take Place in Binghamton, New York; Meeting Scheduled for September 13 and 15 at the Broome County Forum Theater
08/19/2010New England Schools Get Ready for School Year – and Big Energy Savings
08/17/2010Get Your Students Back to School – While Saving Money and Helping the Environment
08/12/2010EPA Region 7 Administrator Karl Brooks Available to Conduct Interviews at Iowa State Fair
08/09/2010CHANGE OF VENUE: EPA Hydraulic Fracturing Public Meetings Moved to Oncenter Complex Convention Center in Syracuse, New York; Same Times, Same Day, Different City
08/09/2010NEW JERSEY LANDFILL OWNERS AGREE TO COMPLY WITH CLEAN AIR ACT; New Landfill System Maximizes Gas Collection for Potential Energy Recovery
08/06/2010Six Groups in Region 7 to Receive More than $5M to Cut Diesel Emissions
08/02/2010EPA Announces Nation’s Top 50 Green Power Organizations
07/23/2010Hoosier Energy Agreement Marks 20th Settlement Under EPA’s Power Plant Enforcement Initiative
07/22/2010EPA Awards $5.6 Million to Spur New Clean Diesel Technologies
07/21/2010New Toolkit to Help Local Governments with Green Building Practices
07/13/2010EPA Offers Tips on How to Protect Eyes, Skin from the Sun’s Harmful Rays/ Download sun safety information on smartphones
07/12/2010EPA Proposes 2011 Renewable Fuel Standards
07/09/2010Media Advisory: EPA to Host Public Meeting on National Hydraulic Fracturing Study in Denver on July 13
07/07/2010Event in O’Fallon, Mo., to Highlight Energy Savings and Pollution Reduction Plans for Eight Missouri Cities
06/22/2010Energy Star Helps Auto Plants Improve Energy Efficiency
06/18/2010EPA Announces a Schedule of Public Meetings on Hydraulic Fracturing Research Study; August 12 Meeting to be Held in Binghamton, N.Y.
06/18/2010EPA Seeks Public Comment on Strategic Plan to Move Forward on Agency Priorities: Draft plan will help advance Administrator Jackson’s seven priorities
06/17/2010TODAY: Advisory Group Releases Report on Addressing Environmental Challenges Along the U.S. – Mexico Border
06/16/2010Needham, Mass. Church is 1st in New England to Receive Energy Star Label
06/15/2010EPA Honors Three Universities for Significant Energy Savings
06/10/2010U.S. EPA ENERGY STAR Program Connects Building Design and Operation as Nation’s Best in Energy-Efficient Building Designs Announced at American Institute of Architects Convention
06/08/2010EPA Offers Cooling Tips for Every Budget this Summer
06/07/2010EPA Announces Data Centers Can Now Earn Energy Star Label
06/02/2010Four Rhode Island Communities to Share Nearly $500,000 Climate Showcase Communities Grant from EPA
06/01/2010Puget Sound Energy receives EPA’s Clean Air Excellence Award for its Air Quality Environmental Education Program
05/27/2010EPA Encourages Ways to Travel Green by Checking into an Energy Star Labeled Hotel
05/26/2010Alabama Supports Sustainable Manufacturing Through Energy Efficiency/Waste Reduction Initiative
05/25/2010Magellan Pipeline Company to Pay $46,200 Penalty for Iowa Oil Spill and Facility Response Plan Issue at Valley Center, Kan.
05/19/2010EPA Marks the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day by Recognizing Environmental Achievers in the U.S. Virgin Islands
05/19/2010EPA Recognizes Students From Across the Country for Contributions Toward a Healthier Environment
05/19/2010Administrator Jackson to Present 2009 President’s Environmental Youth Awards
05/10/2010Owner of Corn Ethanol Plant in Holt County, Mo., Agrees to Pay $79,367 to Settle Alleged Violations of Federal Clean Air Act
05/04/2010EPA Seeks Small Business Input on Revising Standards for New Residential Wood Heaters

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