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EPA Adopts Stronger Standards on Gasoline and Cars to Reduce Smog

Posted on March 6th, 2014 by

EPA Adopts Stronger Standards on Gasoline and Cars to Reduce Smog The U.S. EPA has finalized new gasoline and car standards to reduce soot and[...]
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US Nullifies 33.4 Million Renewable Fuel Credits After Fraud

Posted on December 20th, 2013 by

U.S. Nullifies 33.4 Million Renewable Fuel Credits After Fraud The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced the nullification of 33.5 million renewable-fuel credits sold by Indiana-based[...]
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Vehicles Sold in U.S. Reaches Fuel Economy Record

Posted on December 16th, 2013 by

Vehicles Sold in U.S. Reaches Fuel Economy Record Cars sold in the United States are averaging 23.6 miles to the gallon in 2012 – the[...]
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Biofuel Firms Opposes EPA’s Proposed RFS Downgrade

Posted on November 5th, 2013 by

Biofuel Firms Opposes EPA’s Proposed RFS Downgrade Companies that make biofuel from soy, corn husks and other materials are mounting a last-ditch lobbying campaign to[...]
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What Drives Water and Energy Improvements?

Posted on June 13th, 2013 by

When I started this article, the answer seemed clear. Shockwaves resounded as I drilled down on this rather complex subject. Judgment is tempered on the[...]
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Do EVs Make Good Cents or Sense?

Posted on January 3rd, 2013 by

David Herron of Torque News stated in his article “60 kWh Tesla Model S rated at 208 mile electric driving range by EPA:”  “The 85[...]
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NASCAR and EPA Team Up on Environmental Initiatives

Posted on June 13th, 2012 by

NASCAR joins EPA’s team to support some of the agency’s environmental initiatives. On May 22nd, NASCAR and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) signed a memorandum[...]
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Sears Green Leadership Work Receives EPA Recognition

Posted on May 14th, 2012 by

Paul Campbell and Kaitlin Hooper discuss the sustainability work that they do for Sears Holdings.
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Fresno Mayor: Lowering Energy Costs ‘Mission Critical’ To Improving City’s Economic Development

Posted on April 16th, 2012 by

City of Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin talks about the role energy efficiency programs play in helping her lower unemployment and stimulate the economy.
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Samsung Sustainability Initiatives: What’s Working?

Posted on March 29th, 2012 by

John Godfrey, Vice President of Government & Public Affairs for Samsung, discusses some of the successes coming out of Samsung’s Corporate Sustainability initiative.
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Whole Foods Receives EPA Recognition For Eco-Friendly Foggy Bottom Location

Posted on November 1st, 2011 by

Kathy Loftus and Mark Hughes, of Whole Foods, discuss their reasoning for joining the EPA’s Green Chill Partnership Program and the approach they took to[...]
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Empire State Building’s Sustainability Retrofit Program Achieves 2010 ENERGY STAR Certification

Posted on July 15th, 2011 by

Empire State Building's Sustainability Retrofit Program Achieves 2010 ENERGY STAR Certification, Virginia Gov. McDonnell signs deal to transition state fleet with alterative fuel vehicles and a J.D. Power study shows residential customers overall satisfaction staying consistent
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Arizona State University #1 For Solar Panels Used By A University

Posted on May 27th, 2011 by

Arizona State University becomes #1 In solar power production for a University, details about the DOE's new America's Home Energy Education Challenge.
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