Environmental Policy Specific news releases regarding domestic and international environmental policies are included in this section. Stories will focus on general interest topics, as well as targeted policy concerns and environmental programs.

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10:27 ET Dominion Powers Removal of Largest Pollution Source of Clinch River

Dominion, government agencies and a company that specializes in removing waste coal are finishing up a major clean-up project in Southwest Virginia...


03:00 ET Projector Brands Seek Sustainability Certification as AV Buyers Drive Social, Environmental Responsibility

To meet the growing demand for more sustainable AV products, projector brands are turning to the TCO Certified sustainability certification as...


03:00 ET Les fabricants de projecteurs cherchent à obtenir une certification de durabilité pour répondre aux acheteurs de matériel audiovisuel qui favorisent la responsabilité sociale et environnementale

Pour répondre à la demande croissante en produits audiovisuels plus durables, les fabricants de projecteurs se tournent vers la...


03:00 ET Projektor-Marken bemühen sich um Nachhaltigkeitszertifizierung, da AV-Käufer auf soziale und ökologische Verantwortung bestehen

Um der wachsenden Nachfrage nach nachhaltigeren AV-Produkten Rechnung zu tragen, bemühen sich Projektor-Marken um die...


03:00 ET Las marcas de proyectores buscan certificación de sostenibilidad

- Las marcas de proyectores buscan certificación de sostenibilidad mientras los compradores AV impulsan la responsabilidad social y...


Aug 29, 2016, 20:10 ET Inauguran Semana Mundial del Agua en Estocolmo: el agua puede ser un poder unificador para lograr los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible

Con el tema Agua para un crecimiento sostenible, unas 3.000 personas de más de 120 países se están reuniendo en Estocolmo esta...


Aug 29, 2016, 18:17 ET Começa a Semana Mundial da Água em Estocolmo: a água pode ser a força unificadora para o cumprimento das Metas de Desenvolvimento Sustentável

Reunidas em torno do tema Água para o Crescimento Sustentável, cerca de 3.00 pessoas de mais de 230 países estão em Estocolmo...


Aug 26, 2016, 09:39 ET Refuge Association Praises Expansion of Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument

Today the Obama Administration announced it would expand Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument from 89 million to 373 million...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:46 ET WWF-Canada roept op tot beter toezicht op de visserij naar lodde

Kleine vissen worden uit het oog verloren in Newfoundland  "Er is beter toezicht nodig op de visserij naar lodde in Newfoundland en...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:45 ET WWF-Canada appelle à un meilleur contrôle de la pêche au capelan

De petits poissons passent à travers les mailles du filet à Terre-Neuve  La pêche au capelan à Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador...


Aug 24, 2016, 19:01 ET Prototype Robot to Cull Invasive Lionfish Tested in North Atlantic

A US non-profit company has designed an innovative method of controlling the spread of lionfish threatening to devastate fish stocks and coral...


Aug 24, 2016, 07:30 ET E&E Legal to Expose Illegality of EPA Human Experiments at Special Public Meeting of National Academy of Sciences

 The illegality of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's experiments on human beings with deadly pollutants will be exposed by Energy...


Aug 23, 2016, 16:05 ET Westport Fuel Systems Provides Economical Environmental Solutions

~ Supports new standards for greenhouse gas emissions & fuel efficiency ~ VANCOUVER, Aug. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Fuel Systems...


Aug 18, 2016, 16:58 ET El Paso Electric Settlement to Drop Solar Demand Charges Part of Growing Trend

Today, the Texas Public Utilities Commission approved a settlement supported by El Paso Electric, the Office of Public Utility Counsel, Energy...


Aug 18, 2016, 07:00 ET Allison Transmission supports new fuel efficiency and emissions standards for commercial-duty vehicles

 Allison Transmission (NYSE: ALSN) today announced its support of new standards issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and...


Aug 17, 2016, 18:06 ET Despite Significant Discouragement, Pipeline Opponents Turn Out In Full Force For FERC Meetings On Proposed PennEast Project

 Several hundred citizens, affected homeowners, and elected officials came out to oppose the proposed PennEast pipeline this week at six...


Aug 09, 2016, 15:17 ET ClearPath Action Fund Endorses Dold, Meehan, Love

ClearPath Action Fund is endorsing three House Republicans - Bob Dold, Pat Meehan and Mia Love - who showcase the promise the GOP can bring to the...


Aug 08, 2016, 16:00 ET NATSO Statement Opposing Moving the Point of Obligation Under the Renewable Fuel Standard

Over the past several months, there has been a coordinated effort on the part of obligated parties to encourage policymakers to shift the point of...


Aug 04, 2016, 14:45 ET Haynes and Boone Files Motion to Intervene in EPA Lawsuit On Behalf of Texas Oil & Gas Industry Group, TIPRO

 Lawyers with Haynes and Boone, LLP representing the Texas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) have filed a motion...


Aug 04, 2016, 11:00 ET ASAP/ACEEE Report On Energy-Saving Standards: Next President Could Set In Motion "Enormous" Energy And Carbon Pollution Cuts Benefitting Consumers $65 Billion A Year

In the wake of a historic number of energy-efficiency standards completed during the Obama Administration, the next occupant of the White House...


Aug 04, 2016, 08:30 ET Pingtan Marine Enterprise Obtains Access to Fishing Licenses from Timor-Leste

 Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. (Nasdaq: PME), (hereafter referred to as "Pingtan" or the "Company"), a global fishing company based in the...


Aug 03, 2016, 09:56 ET Pennsylvania DCNR Announces Grants Available for Protecting Non-Game Species

 The Wild Resource Conservation Program is again accepting applications for grants to protect the state's native biodiversity. The program,...


Aug 03, 2016, 03:35 ET Netafim, perfectamente alineada con los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible de la ONU

El líder global en irrigación lanza el informe GRI basado en el estándar G4 más...


Aug 02, 2016, 10:00 ET J. Craig Venter Institute and University of California San Diego Release New Report: "Policy and Regulatory Issues for Gene Drives in Insects," to Aid Scientists, Regulators and Others in Approaches to Safely Advance this Promising Area of Science

The J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI) Policy Group and researchers at the University of California San Diego (UC San Diego), today released a new...


Aug 01, 2016, 15:13 ET Conservation Groups Urge FERC To Withdraw Grossly Incomplete Environmental Review Of PennEast Pipeline

New Jersey Conservation Foundation and Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association today called upon the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission...