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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Mar 19, 2019, 08:36 ET The Green New Deal's Socialist Roots

Nationally recognized property rights advocate Tom DeWeese asserts that as Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez promotes the Green New Deal, Americans are waking ...


Mar 16, 2019, 01:00 ET Virgin Founder, Sir Richard Branson Proposes Strategy to Tackle Climate Change

Sir Richard Branson has shared his vision for a Clean Energy Dividend which he hopes will tackle climate change. Writing in his blog today, amid...


Mar 12, 2019, 16:20 ET Fuel Marketers Oppose EPA's RIN Market Proposal

NATSO, the national association representing truckstops and travel plazas, the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) and the Society of...


Mar 06, 2019, 13:10 ET QBE North America Demonstrates its Commitment to Sustainability; Announces QBE and Ashoka Urban Resilience Challenge

QBE North America, an Integrated Specialist Insurer, in collaboration with Ashoka is excited to announce the launch of the QBE and Ashoka Urban...


Mar 05, 2019, 09:32 ET Peace 4 Animals Co-Sponsors New California 'No Deforestation Policy' That Could Save Many Endangered Species from Extinction in the Wild

Animal welfare organization Peace 4 Animals announced this morning that it is co-sponsoring AB 572, The California Deforestation-Free Procurement...


Mar 05, 2019, 04:00 ET REDAVIA soutient le premier fabricant international de chocolat, Barry Callebaut, dans la réduction de son empreinte carbone

REDAVIA, leader mondial du marché de l'énergie solaire rentable, fiable et propre pour les entreprises et les communautés, a été choisi par Barry...


Mar 05, 2019, 04:00 ET REDAVIA Supports Leading International Chocolate Manufacturer Barry Callebaut to Reduce Its Carbon Footprint

REDAVIA, a global market leader of cost-effective, reliable and clean solar power for businesses and communities, has been chosen by Barry Callebaut, ...


Mar 05, 2019, 04:00 ET REDAVIA ayuda al fabricante internacional de chocolate, Barry Callebaut, a reducir su huella de carbono

REDAVIA, líder de mercado mundial en energía solar limpia, fable y de coste contenido para negocios y comunidades, ha sido seleccionado por Barry...


Mar 05, 2019, 04:00 ET REDAVIA unterstützt den führenden internationalen Schokoladenproduzenten Barry Callebaut bei der Verbesserung seiner CO2-Bilanz

REDAVIA, ein globaler Marktführer im Bereich kosteneffektiver, zuverlässiger und sauberer Solarenergie für Unternehmen und Gemeinden, wurde von Barry ...


Mar 04, 2019, 09:00 ET Analysis Group's Sue Tierney to Testify on Climate Change and the Electric Industry Before Senate Committee

Analysis Group, one of the largest international economics consulting firms, announced that Senior Advisor Susan F. Tierney, Ph.D., will testify...


Feb 28, 2019, 17:40 ET Governo regional dos Açores determina a conservação de 150.000 km de oceano em novas áreas protegidas

O governo regional dos Açores anunciou a implementação da proteção de novas áreas marinhas abrangendo 15% da Zona Econômica Exclusiva açoriana. A...


Feb 28, 2019, 16:16 ET Launch of the 2019 European Social Innovation Competition: €150,000 for Three Innovations Reducing Plastic Waste

Today, at an event in Ljubljana, Slovenia, the European Commission launched the 2019 edition of the European Social Innovation Competition. Under the ...


Feb 28, 2019, 14:14 ET El Gobierno Regional de las Azores protege 150.000 km de océano en nuevas áreas protegidas

El Gobierno Regional de las Azores anunció la implementación de nuevas áreas marinas protegidas que abarcan el 15% de la Zona Económica Exclusiva de...


Feb 27, 2019, 18:34 ET Tres Hermanos Sustainability Project Answers Governor Newsom and Mayor Garcetti's Call for Renewable Energy and Storage

San Gabriel Valley Water and Power's (SGVWP) Tres Hermanos Sustainability Project takes a great stride toward answering Governor Newsom and Mayor...


Feb 27, 2019, 03:00 ET Now Plastics bringt PET-Folien mit 60-90%-tigem PCR-Anteil auf den europäischen Markt

Now Plastics, einer der weltweit größten Anbieter von Folien und Aluminiumfolien, zielt nun mit einer bahnbrechenden Produktlinie von Folien aus 60...


Feb 21, 2019, 12:17 ET Cargill bolsters commitment to deforestation-free supply chains

Cargill operates at the intersection of agriculture and business, connecting farmers to consumers around the world. Today, the company took bold...


Feb 20, 2019, 14:41 ET Northern Dynasty: US Army Corps of Engineers releases Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Alaska's Pebble Project

VANCOUVER, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (TSX: NDM; NYSE American: NAK) ("Northern Dynasty" or the "Company") announces ...


Feb 14, 2019, 17:11 ET Michigan Chamber Applauds Senate Passage Of HCR 1 To Disapprove The Governor's Overreaching Executive Order

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued the following statement in response to Senate passage of House Concurrent Resolution 1 to disapprove...


Feb 14, 2019, 10:14 ET American Chemistry Council on EPA's PFAS Action Plan

The American Chemistry Council (ACC) made the following comments after the announcement of EPA's comprehensive PFAS Action Plan: "ACC looks forward...


Feb 12, 2019, 21:54 ET Golden Agri-Resources: el futuro del aceite de palma es la producción sostenible, no su eliminación gradual

Antes de la fecha límite para la adopción del acto delegado de la Directiva de Energías Renovables (RED II) de la Unión Europea (UE) sobre el cambio...


Feb 12, 2019, 21:53 ET Golden Agri-Resources: Der Weg in die Zukunft für Palmöl ist nachhaltige Erzeugung und nicht der schrittweise Ausstieg

Im Vorfeld der ursprünglichen Frist zur Annahme des delegierten Rechtsakts über indirekte Landnutzungsänderung (Indirect Land Use Change/ILUC) im...


Feb 12, 2019, 21:53 ET Golden Agri-Resources : l'avenir de l'huile de palme réside dans la production durable, et non dans sa suppression

Avant la date butoir originale relative à l'adoption de l'acte délégué de la directive sur les énergies renouvelables (RED) II de l'Union européenne...


Feb 08, 2019, 09:14 ET Forest Products Workers Discuss Policies That Jeopardize Manufacturing Jobs, Environment On Capitol Hill

More than 80 American workers employed in the U.S. forest products industry descended on Washington, D.C. this week and made more than 350 visits...


Feb 06, 2019, 17:47 ET Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Applauds House Of Representatives For Passing HCR 1 To Reaffirm Separation Of Powers And To Protect Stakeholder Involvement On Environmental Oversight Committees

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce applauds House lawmakers for passing Joint Concurrent Resolution 1 to disapprove Governor Whitmer's Executive Order...


Feb 06, 2019, 09:54 ET The Michael J. Fox Foundation Submits 107,000 Community Signatures Urging the EPA to Ban Herbicide Linked to Parkinson's

Earlier this week, The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) submitted a petition with 107,000 signatories, urging the United...