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1 hr ago | Business Journal
Hawaii's top energy official is turning to California's former Environmental Protection Agency chief as the state focuses more on the transportation portion of the Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative.
6 hrs ago | NewsOK.com
An Environmental Protection Agency proposal for renewable fuel standards would reduce by almost 3 billion gallons the amounts of ethanol and other biofuels blended into gasoline in 2014 than the law requires.
7 hrs ago | WTHI-TV Terre Haute
This week agencies from more than 28 states are practicing for a large scale emergency in Indianapolis.
8 hrs ago | The Coastal Courier
Some national business organizations have hammered the Environmental Protection Agency for proposing new rules on carbon pollution from existing power plants, cutting carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030, using 2005 levels as a baseline.
8 hrs ago | WTOV9
WTOV9.com HANCOCK COUNTY, W.Va. -- A controversial smoking ban took center stage in Hancock County on Wednesday night as people had a chance to voice their opinions on the proposed Clean Air Act.
9 hrs ago | The Daily Caller
Environmental Protection Agency chief Gina McCarthy told senators Thursday that her agency did not have the authority to fully enforce its rules limiting carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants.
11 hrs ago | HAZMAT Magazine
The US Environmental Protection Agency has denied the emergency use of propazine on three million acres of Texas cotton fields, citing a fear of drinking water contamination from the toxic herbicide.
13 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
Blue whales cluster for long periods of time in the busy Pacific Ocean shipping lanes off the California coast, raising concern about collisions between vessels and the endangered marine mammals, a new study has found.
A newly signed law is aimed at fighting the effects of flooding around Illinois.
Anyone who has ever gone cross-eyed trying to compare the chemical labels on insect repellants will be happy to know that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has begun a new program designed to make it easier for the consumer to figure out which product is the best choice.
The University of Tulsa will be working with the Environmental Protection Agency on seeking new ways to protect tribal communities.
A local group's dedication to the cleanup and repurposing of the Kerr-McGee site has received national recognition for its efforts.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy will field questions from lawmakers on Wednesday about the agency's plan to slash carbon pollution from power plants, even as industry groups seek to derail the proposal.
Williston Fire Chief Jason Catrambone said at a news conference Tuesday that officials can't identify which specific chemicals had burned at Red River Supply.
ECHO, Or. -- Oregon State Police are investigating the death of an Oregon Department of Transportation employee at a work site Tuesday afternoon along OR Highway 320 south of Interstate 84 near Echo.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has recognized C&B Construction of Cottonwood for its outstanding commitment to constructing homes with improved indoor air quality through participation in the Indoor airPLUS program.
U.S. Reps. Rick Larsen and Suzan DelBene last week praised the Environmental Protection Agency's announcement that it will use its authority under the Clean Water Act to protect one of the world's largest salmon fisheries in Bristol Bay, Alaska, from the proposed Pebble Mine .
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 07:30 pm
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