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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May 14, 2020, 16:46 ET Historic $10 Million for CA Stewardship

The Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) in California has received a historic $10 million to help farmers, ranchers and forestland managers...


May 12, 2020, 11:48 ET More Families in Dominica to Receive Hurricane-proof Housing Built With Citizenship by Investment Funds

Before the hurricane season starts in three weeks, 150 more families from the Commonwealth of Dominica will receive the keys to their new, safe homes....


May 06, 2020, 10:00 ET Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions Launches Clean Energy Forward Campaign to Spur Job Growth and Revive Economy

Today, Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions (CRES), a conservative organization advancing clean energy policies, announced the launch of a major ...


Apr 29, 2020, 15:16 ET Conservation Groups Challenge EPA's Gutting of Clean Water Protections in Federal Court

Conservation groups today challenged in federal court the administration's effort to gut clean water protections from wetlands and streams that feed...


Apr 29, 2020, 11:54 ET Earthx2020 Presents EarthxCities: Urban Resilience after the Pandemic

EarthxCities presented at Earthx2020 explored the role of cities at the forefront of climate resiliency, as urban residents collectively face the...


Apr 24, 2020, 17:26 ET New Electric Vehicle Ordinance Makes Chicago National Leader

Chicago on Friday joined a small circle of U.S. cities that are pioneering policies to prepare for the projected growth in electric vehicles (EVs),...


Apr 22, 2020, 10:01 ET Day & Ross Pilots Carbon Emission Reduction Technology

HARTLAND, NB, April 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Day & Ross' subsidiary Ottaway Motor Express is among the first in the transportation industry to begin a ...


Apr 22, 2020, 09:00 ET Nature-Based Climate Change Technology Hits Key Milestone In Demonstrating Gigaton-Scale Carbon Dioxide Removal

EARTH DAY -- Project Vesta, a non-profit organization dedicated to solving the climate crisis, today announced its first site for testing its...


Apr 20, 2020, 10:00 ET LOGISTEC's Next Generation of Water Technology is Now NSF 61 Certified

MONTRÉAL, April 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - LOGISTEC Corporation ("LOGISTEC") (TSX: LGT.A) (TSX: LGT.B), a marine and environmental services provider, is ...


Apr 16, 2020, 14:54 ET CPG Industry Calls for Standardized Recycling System

Today, ahead of Earth Day's 50th anniversary, the Consumer Brands Association released its policy platform with recommendations to achieve the...


Apr 13, 2020, 08:38 ET Tivity Health Announces Corporate Environmental, Social and Governance Policy

Tivity Health® (Nasdaq: TVTY) today announced the release of its new Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Policy. The ESG Policy describes...


Apr 09, 2020, 19:06 ET Earth Challenge 2020

Earth Challenge 2020 (Earth Challenge) launched today marking the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. This project creates a global expansion of open...


Apr 08, 2020, 02:18 ET Publication of LeoVegas 2019 Annual Report - Increased Focus on Sustainability

LeoVegas today published its 2019 Annual Report. The year was characterised by changes for the gaming industry, with external challenges coupled to...


Mar 16, 2020, 12:11 ET New Circular Economy Action Plan: No Circular Economy Without Bioeconomy

"European Bioplastics (EUBP) welcomes the new Circular Economy Action Plan (nCEAP). It's an ambitious step forward to transform Europe into a...


Mar 06, 2020, 11:08 ET Sartorius Signs European Plastics Pact

Targets: Improve use and recycling of plastics and reduce usage of new plastic Cooperation at the European level Use of plastics in the...


Feb 27, 2020, 02:51 ET Helsinki Searches Sustainable City Heating Solutions: Global Challenge Competition Launches Today

In a drastic turn to eliminate coal as the main source of district heating, The City of Helsinki today kicks off the Helsinki Energy Challenge - a...


Feb 26, 2020, 06:26 ET Statement on the cancellation of the World Ocean Summit 2020

The Economist Group announced today the cancellation of its World Ocean Summit 2020 which was scheduled to take place in Tokyo on March 9th and 10th. ...


Feb 24, 2020, 01:30 ET Greenpeace: Utenos trikotažas erfüllt als erster Hersteller weltweit voll und ganz die Umweltstandards der Organisation

Die globale Umweltorganisation Greenpeace hat die SBA-Konzerngesellschaft Utenos trikotažas als erstes und bislang einziges Unternehmen weltweit...


Feb 24, 2020, 01:30 ET Greenpeace: Utenos trikotažas Becomes the First Producer in the World to Fully Comply With Organization's Environmental Standards

The global environmental organization Greenpeace has recognized SBA Group company Utenos trikotažas as the first, and so far the only company in the...


Feb 24, 2020, 01:30 ET Utenos trikotažas, primer productor que cumple totalmente la normativa medioambiental de Greenpeace

La organización medioambiental global Greenpeace ha reconocido a la compañía de SBA Group, Utenos trikotažas, como la primera, y hasta ahora única,...


Feb 24, 2020, 01:30 ET Greenpeace : Utenos trikotažas devient le premier fabricant au monde à se conformer pleinement aux normes environnementales de l'organisation

L'organisation internationale de protection de l'environnement Greenpeace a reconnu l'entreprise du groupe SBA, Utenos trikotažas, comme étant la...


Feb 19, 2020, 12:12 ET Chesapeake should revoke Energix solar energy permits over UN designated human rights concerns - IRmep

IRmep recommends the City of Chesapeake revoke its conditional use permit issued to Caden-Energix Hickory to build a 32 megawatt solar energy...


Feb 19, 2020, 09:50 ET Central banks plan radical regulatory changes to tackle climate crisis - time for banks to get ready

Mazars, the international audit and advisory firm, and OMFIF, the independent think tank for central banking, economic policy and public investment,...


Feb 14, 2020, 16:18 ET Dominica stattet die gesamte Bevölkerung im Rahmen eines vollständigen Plastikverbots mit plastikfreien Taschen aus

Die Regierung des Commonwealth of Dominica gibt heute bekannt, dass sie alle Haushalte auf der Insel mit Jute- und Baumwolltaschen ausstattet, die...


Feb 14, 2020, 16:17 ET La Dominique fournit des sacs sans plastique à toute la population dans le cadre d'un effort visant l'interdiction complète du plastique

Le gouvernement du Commonwealth de Dominique annonce aujourd'hui qu'il fournira à tous les foyers de l'île des sacs en jute et coton en vue de leur...