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  1. Colorado businesses should support Clean Power PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denver Post

    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy testifies before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on Capitol Hill on July 23. The committee heard testimony on EPA's proposed carbon pollution standards for existing power plants.


  2. Agencies hold exercise to prepare for terrorist attackRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    This week agencies from more than 28 states are practicing for a large scale emergency in Indianapolis.


  3. Federal Agencies Coordinate Against RetaliationRead the original story

    15 min ago | Heavy Duty Trucking

    The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration signed a memorandum of understanding to coordinate their efforts against intimidation.


  4. Ethanol mandate: Going up?Read the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | The Hill

    White House adviser John Podesta has indicated that the administration plans to raise the amount of ethanol and other biofuels that must be blended into the nation's fuel supply, Sen. Al Franken said Thursday.


  5. EPA rules good for business, economyRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min 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.


  6. Grants available for green lab programsRead the original story

    54 min ago | State of Michigan

    July 24, 2014 For More Information: Chris Affeldt, 517-284-6851, affeldtc@michigan.gov Brad Wurfel, 517-284-6713, wurfelb@michigan.gov The DEQ today announced $10,000 in grants available to help Michigan institutions develop sustainable, green laboratory practices and projects.


  7. NIOSH Update: NIOSH Issues First Closed-Circuit Escape Respirator...Read the original story

    56 min ago | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has issued the first approval for a respirator that complies with the new requirements for Closed-Circuit Escape Respirators .


  8. Road Construction Worker Dies on I-84 near BoardmanRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KVEW-TV Kennewick

    Oregon State Police is continuing the investigation into the death of a road construction worker last night at a work site on Interstate 84 about seven miles west of Boardman in Morrow County.


  9. Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc. Updating the WebsiteRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Freshnews

    About Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc . Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc. develops new breakthrough technologies for military defense, homeland security and commercial communications systems.


  10. Texas, gas states biggest winners under EPA carbon rules: reportRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    Gas-rich states such as Texas should have the easiest time complying with planned Environmental Protection Agency regulations on carbon pollution from power plants, despite opposition from their lawmakers, a new study says.


  11. EPA Grant Funding Opportunity - Air Pollution Monitoring for Communities Request for ApplicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    July 24, 2014 - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency , as part of its Science to Achieve Results program, announces the posting of the Request for Applications , Air Pollution Monitoring for Communities.


  12. Barre gets $1.6 million in grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Gov. Peter Shumlin says the city of Barre is receiving $1.6 million in grants that to address flood risks, clean up environmental contamination and redevelop a central part of downtown.


  13. Miami Seaquarium Fined $7,000 For Letting Trainers Work With Lolita UnprotectedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Miami New Times

    Animal activists are claiming a victory today after the Occupational Safety and Health Administration hit the Miami Seaquarium with a pretty heft fine for letting trainers work with Lolita the orca without proper safety precautions.


  14. Opinions given on proposed Clean Air Act in Hancock CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr 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.


  15. Is this the future of urban transit?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNN

    From offices and schools to restaurants and transit stations, most of us inhabit dozens of shared spaces every day without giving them much thought.


  16. Second former Firm Build executive sentenced for exposing high school students to asbestosRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Merced Sun-Star

    The second of three men who prosecutors say exposed dozens of Merced County high school students to asbestos was sentenced Thursday morning to three years, eight months in prison.


  17. AGA Welcomes New CEO, Ann EbbertsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    AGA welcomes Ann Ebberts, MS, PMP, as chief executive officer effective October 1. She will assume this role after current CEO, Relmond Van Daniker, DBA, CPA, retires Sept.


  18. Halliburton fracking spill mystery: What chemicals polluted an Ohio waterway?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Grist Magazine

    On the morning of June 28, a fire broke out at a Halliburton fracking site in Monroe County, Ohio.


  19. Thorner: UN and its auspices bear responsibility for Global Warming HysteriaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Illinoisreview

    President Obama has made 2014 his "year of action" and plans to use his executive authority to implement various actions of his agenda that are too divisive for Congress to consider.


  20. EPA climate rule economically feasible, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Hill

    Turning to renewable energy sources and energy efficiency programs is becoming more and more economically feasible for utilities across the U.S., according to a new report.