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News Releases by State: MAINE


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06/24/2009$30+ Million of Recovery Act Funds for Wastewater Infrastructure Projects in Maine to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect the Environment
05/28/2009Maine Storage Facility Pays Fine for Chemical Reporting Violations
05/21/2009Getting Ready for Summer: Tips to Save Energy and Fight Climate Change
05/19/2009Getting Ready for Memorial Day: Slip, Slap, Slop and Wrap -- Don’t Fry Your Skin
05/11/2009EPA: $6.1 Million in Grants for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Economic Development in Maine
05/06/2009New England Colleges and Universities Recognized in EPA Green Power Challenge
04/29/2009Portions of Southern Mt. Desert Isle Seeking “No Discharge” Designation to Stem Boat Pollution
04/28/2009EPA to Address Oil Contamination near Mousam River, Sanford, Maine
04/24/2009With Warmer Weather, New England Reminded of Free Air Quality Alerts and Tools
04/24/2009Maine Receives $306K in Economic Recovery Funds to Improve Water Quality, Create Jobs
04/21/2009Maine Citizens Receive Earth Day Honors with Prestigious Regional EPA Environmental Award
04/09/2009Maine Receives Economic Recovery Funding from U.S. EPA to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs
04/09/2009EPA Announces $19.5 Million in Stimulus Funds for Water Infrastructure Projects in Maine - Will Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Public Health
04/08/2009Grant Proposals Accepted for Healthy Community Efforts in New England
04/02/2009EPA Reminds School Districts of Federal Requirements Regarding the Safe Management of Asbestos
04/02/2009Bar Harbor Research Lab Settles EPA Action for Hazardous Waste and Community Right-to-Know Violations
03/27/2009Maine Non-Profit Awarded $20,000 Environmental Justice Grant
03/26/2009Regional Energy Efficiency Workforce Development Forum Co-Sponsored By NESCAUM and EPA
03/26/2009Boothbay Harbor Joins Other New England Coastal Communities with “No Discharge” Designation to Stem Boat Pollution
03/25/2009Clean Up Work Resumes at Alexsons Cleaners Site in Sanford, Maine
03/20/2009Community-Specific Chemical Release Data Available for Maine - New England continues trend of lower releases to air, land and water
03/20/2009Public Information Meeting on March 31 for Hows Corner Superfund Site in Plymouth, Maine
03/11/2009WaterSense®Fix a Leak Week - March 16-20, 2009
03/06/2009EPA Recognizes Staples as One of Nation’s Top Green Power Purchasers
03/03/2009Boston Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
01/22/2009In Search of Extraordinary Environmental Achievers
01/09/2009Maine Awarded Nearly $490K to Boost Wetlands Protection
01/07/2009Boothbay Harbor Seeks “No Discharge” Designation to Stem Boat Pollution
12/18/2008Three Towns in Southern Maine Seek “No Discharge” Designation to Stem Boat Pollution
12/05/2008EPA and Maine Take Action to Reduce Stormwater Pollution in South Portland Ecosystem
11/25/2008Good Reason for Thanks: EPA Grants Help New England
11/19/2008Seeking Good Ideas: Environmental Education Grants Available
11/14/2008Conference Will Focus on Green Development Techniques
11/03/2008Northeast Waste Management Officials’ Association Selected for Waste Reduction Grants
10/28/2008Stonington, Maine Company Fined for Oil Spill Prevention Violations
10/23/2008Award Highlights Maine Woman’s Work for Children’s Health
10/17/2008Equipment Loans Help New England Volunteers Collect Water Quality Info
10/08/2008Univ. of Southern Maine Student Awarded EPA Research Grant
10/02/2008Bar Harbor Laboratory Faces Fine for Hazardous Waste Violations
09/30/2008EPA Awards Maine $492,200 for Clean Diesel Projects
09/24/2008Maine Company Fined for Clean Air and Emergency Right-to-Know Act Violations
09/23/20082 New England Facilities Join, and 7 Re-Commit to Environmental Improvements
09/22/2008Owners of Maine Vacation Parcel Pay $115,000 Fine for Filling a Wetland
09/22/2008New England Experienced Fewer Smog Days During Recent Summer
09/10/2008Environmental Responders from U.S. and Canada Practice Emergency Procedures in Vanceboro, Maine
09/05/2008Clean Up Work Begins in Sanford, Maine to Remove Contamination
08/29/2008Presumpscot River Dye Study to Begin September 2nd, 2008
08/26/2008Maine group selected for $12,330 EPA Environmental Education Grant
08/20/2008Maine group selected for $9,800 in EPA Environmental Education Grant
08/13/2008EPA Provides Over $250,000 for Environmental Monitoring of Maine’s Coastal Beaches
07/07/2008Poor Ozone Air Quality Predicted in Most of New England for Tuesday, July 8, 2008
06/26/2008New Meadows River and Quahohg Bay Studies to Begin June 30
06/17/2008Owners of Maine Vacation Parcel Face EPA Fine for Filling a Wetland
06/12/2008Conn., Maine and N.H. Share $1.7 Million EPA Funding For Property Revitalization
06/06/2008Poor Air Quality Predicted in Most of New England for this Weekend
05/29/2008Environmental Justice Grants Now Available in New England - Application Deadline is June 30
05/15/2008EPA Celebrates Award Winning Green Building Designs in Boston
05/08/2008"Healthy Community" Grants Awarded; Guidance Available for 2008 Grants
05/05/2008Clean Drinking Water? Have Your Well Tested to be Sure
05/02/2008Stonington, Maine Company Faces Up to $157,500 Fine for Oil Spill Prevention Violations
04/30/2008EPA Tools Available as Summer Smog Season Starts
04/29/2008Colby College and Southern New Hampshire University Among Top 10 in EPA’s Green Power Championship
04/24/2008EPA Administrator Recognizes Maine Leader With President’s Volunteer Service Award
04/22/2008Maine Citizens Receive Earth Day Honors with Prestigious Regional EPA Environmental Award
04/21/2008Looking for Green, Municipalities Start with Energy Efficiency through EPA Challenge
04/16/2008Earth Day Continues to be a Call to Action
04/07/200811 Brownfields Grants Totaling $2 Million Awarded in Maine // Part of nearly $10 Million Funded Across New England
04/03/2008Time to Prepare for Earth Day – Tell EPA about Your New England Earth Day Events
04/02/2008Healthy Schools Brochure Delivers Info on Healthy Educational Environments in Time for Earth Day
04/02/2008New England Water Works Assoc. Joins EPA’s WaterSense Program - Group Will Promote Simple Ways to Save Water
03/17/2008EPA Announces $5.4 million for New Clean Diesel Projects in the Northeast
03/12/2008EPA Strengthens Smog Standards to Better Protect Human Health and the Environment
03/12/2008Maine Construction Company Settles With EPA for Clean Water Violations
03/06/2008New England Laboratories Exercise Readiness for Water Contamination Incident
03/05/2008NEIWPCC Recognized for Outstanding Wastewater On-site Technical Assistance and Operator Training
02/28/2008New England Postal Facilities Help Boost EPA Performance Track Program Beyond 500-Member Mark
02/28/2008New Englander Included in First-Ever EPA Agricultural Advisory Committee
02/28/2008EPA Completes Cleanup of Freedom, Maine Warehouse
02/27/2008Failing to Provide Community Disclosure Information Yields Penalties for 11 Companies
02/26/2008Mount Desert Island Group Selected for EPA Environmental Education Grant
02/25/2008Maine Dept. of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Receives Grant for Collaborating to Sustain the Planet
02/21/2008Community-Specific Chemical Release Data Available for Maine; New England continues trend of lower releases to air, land and water
02/13/2008More Than 175 Buildings in New England Receive ENERGY STAR Designation
02/13/2008Poster contest sheds light on sun safety - Annual competition gives New Engand students a chance to raise awareness, win prizes; deadline is April 1
02/13/2008Efforts By Scarborough, Maine to Improve Quality of Life for Older Adults Wins EPA Award
02/12/2008Cell Phone Recycling is an Easy Call
02/11/2008New England Fortune 500 Companies Recognized for Green Power Purchases
02/08/2008EPA Awards Communities for Helping to Improve Quality of Life in Older Adults
02/07/2008EPA Recognizes Stop and Shop and Giant Food; Only Supermarkets Receiving 2007 ENERGY STAR Leaders Recognition
02/07/2008Stop and Shop Enters Partnership to Help Fight Climate Change
02/04/2008New England Water Utilities Can Reduce Costs with Improved Energy Management
01/28/2008Two Major Supermarket Chains in New England Join EPA's GreenChill Advanced Refrigeration Partnership
01/17/2008EPA Seeks Nominations for Annual Environmental Merit Awards - Deadline for Nominations is Feb. 1, 2008
01/15/2008Maine Facility Faces EPA Fine for Failing to Comply with Oil Spill Prevention Requirements
01/10/2008New England Leaders Rise to Energy Challenge in the New Year
01/07/2008Poor Air Quality Predicted for much of New England on Monday, January 7, 2008
12/27/2007EPA Approves Plan by Northeast States to Lower Mercury Levels in Fish
12/27/2007EPA Approves Plan by Northeast States to Lower Mercury Levels in Fish
12/12/2007Maine Schools Notified about Oil Spill Risks and Proper Prevention Techniques
12/12/2007Cleanup Begins in Freedom, Maine Warehouse