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 Feb, 2017, 12:21 ET More Clean Air for the Dollar: Clean Diesel Projects Best Choice for Use of VW Settlement Dollars

Clean diesel technology is the best choice for mitigating NOx emissions in the U.S. as part of the Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation...


09 Feb, 2017, 16:30 ET FMC Receives an A- from the CDP Climate Change Program as First Time Participant

FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) received an A- from the CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project) climate change program, an initiative dedicated to...


07 Feb, 2017, 12:00 ET INAP's Dallas Data Center Earns EPA's ENERGY STAR® Certification for Superior Energy Efficiency

Internap Corporation (NASDAQ: INAP), ("INAP" or the "Company"), a leading technology provider of high-performance Internet infrastructure services,...


06 Feb, 2017, 15:30 ET 12 Public Interest Groups Find Governor Jerry Brown Is Not So Green; Lays Blame for Excess CA Electricity At His Door

As Governor Jerry Brown's regulators race to reopen Aliso Canyon without knowing what caused the biggest methane leak in U.S. history, a...


06 Feb, 2017, 11:51 ET NRCS California Concludes Eight-Year Mapping Survey of Los Angeles Soils

USDA's Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) in California has concluded an eight-year project creating an inventory of the soil...


06 Feb, 2017, 04:12 ET Gore Fabrics Division Establishes Ambitious Environmental Goals for 2020

-  bluesign® Approval for 85% of Consumer Garments Laminate Volume -  OEKO-TEX® Certification for 100% of Consumer Garments Products -...


05 Feb, 2017, 06:10 ET Municipalidade de Dubai lança a oitava iniciativa Dia Sem Carros

A Municipalidade de Dubai lançou no domingo o oitavo "Dia Sem Carros" com a participação do governo, de organizações semi-governamentais e privadas...


05 Feb, 2017, 06:03 ET La Municipalidad de Dubái lanza la octava edición de la Iniciativa del Día Sin Coches

La Municipalidad de Dubái lanzó el domingo la octava edición del "Día Sin Coches" con la participación de organizaciones gubernamentales,...


01 Feb, 2017, 17:08 ET March for Science will take place on Earth Day

The March for Science will take place worldwide on Earth Day April 22, 2017 and includes a teach-in and rally on the National Mall in Washington,...


31 Jan, 2017, 19:26 ET South Texans Against the Refinery (STAR): se creó una coalición para rechazar la propuesta de refinería de Raven Petroleum

Se ha creado la Coalición de Texanos del Sur contra la Refinería (South Texans Against the Refinery, STAR) para rechazar la reciente propuesta de...


31 Jan, 2017, 13:21 ET Los Votantes al Oeste de las Montañas Analizan las Prioridades para la Administración Trump en Materia de Tierras Públicas en una Nueva Encuesta

Votantes al oeste de las Montañas analizaron las prioridades de la Administración Trump para gestionar el uso y la protección de las tierras...


31 Jan, 2017, 12:54 ET Mountain West Voters Outline Priorities for Trump Administration on Public Lands in New Survey

Mountain West voters weighed in on the Trump Administration's priorities for managing the use and protection of national public lands in a new...


25 Jan, 2017, 09:50 ET Timber Block Wins Fifth Award in One Year for Revolutionary Building System

CONNELLY SPRINGS, NC, Jan. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Timber Block recently won the 2017 NAHB Global Innovation Award for its R-36 patented home...


25 Jan, 2017, 09:08 ET Brains are Being Harmed by Bad Policy--EPA Put on Notice to Follow Rules and Protect Citizens

Is the rampant increase of brain and behavioral issues such as cognitive deficits, autistic spectrum disorders and ADHD linked to drinking fluoride...


24 Jan, 2017, 12:16 ET API welcomes President Trump's commitment to nation's energy infrastructure

API President and CEO Jack Gerard released the following statement following the Trump administration's actions to advance energy infrastructure...


24 Jan, 2017, 12:12 ET Pennsylvania DCNR Announces $790,000 Investment to Plant Trees Along Streams to Improve Water Quality

Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn today announced an investment of $790,000 for 13 grants to plant...


23 Jan, 2017, 17:52 ET New Jersey Conservation Foundation, Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association, and Eastern Environmental Law Center say PennEast in Jeopardy

New Jersey Conservation Foundation (NJ Conservation), Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association (SBMWA), and Eastern Environmental Law Center...


23 Jan, 2017, 11:59 ET Keep America Beautiful Hosts 2017 National Conference in Washington, D.C.

Judith Glaser, founder and CEO of Benchmark Communications, will serve as the keynote speaker at Keep America Beautiful's National Conference,...


19 Jan, 2017, 11:00 ET 1st comprehensive cost/benefit study of climate policies in San Joaquin Valley finds over $13 billion in economic benefits, mostly in renewable energy

Amid concerns about the economic and employment impacts of California's ambitious climate policies, the first comprehensive, academic study of...


17 Jan, 2017, 11:05 ET Dam Breaching Undermines Washington State Measures To Reduce Climate Change Impacts

Breaching the four Lower Snake River dams would undermine efforts by the states of Washington and Oregon to reduce CO2 emissions and forestall the...