Conservation

Charlotte on List of 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings in the United States

EPA Energy News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 13:52
ATLANTA – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its sixth annual list of the 25 U.S. metropolitan areas with the most ENERGY STAR certified buildings and the city of Charlotte ranked eleventh. The list demonstrates the economic and environmental benefits achieved by facility owners and managers in America’s leading cities when they apply a proven approach to energy efficiency to their buildings
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Louisville on List of 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings in the United States

EPA Energy News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 13:50
ATLANTA – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its sixth annual list of the 25 U.S. metropolitan areas with the most ENERGY STAR certified buildings and the city of Louisville ranked twenty-fifth. The list demonstrates the economic and environmental benefits achieved by facility owners and managers in America’s leading cities when they apply a proven approach to energy efficiency to their buildings
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Miami on List of 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings in the United States

EPA Energy News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 13:49
ATLANTA – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its sixth annual list of the 25 U.S. metropolitan areas with the most ENERGY STAR certified buildings and the city of Miami ranked eighteenth. The list demonstrates the economic and environmental benefits achieved by facility owners and managers in America’s leading cities when they apply a proven approach to energy efficiency to their buildings
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Atlanta Ranks 3rd on List of 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings in the United States

EPA Energy News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 13:48
ATLANTA – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its sixth annual list of the 25 U.S. metropolitan areas with the most ENERGY STAR certified buildings and the city of Atlanta is third. The list demonstrates the economic and environmental benefits achieved by facility owners and managers in America’s leading cities when they apply a proven approach to energy efficiency to their buildings
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Dallas and Houston Top Cities to Cut Energy with Efficient Buildings

EPA Energy News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 12:31
DALLAS – (April 10, 2014) Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its sixth annual list of U.S. metropolitan areas with the most ENERGY Star certified buildings. Dallas placed seventh and Houston placed tenth. Both cities have achieved economic and environmental benefits by facility owners and managers applying energy efficiency to their buildings. Energy Star labeled buildings in Texas achieved significant reductions in their energy bills and greenhouse gas emissions
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Boston Ranks 13 on EPA’s List of Cities with the most Energy Star Buildings

EPA Energy News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 12:29
BOSTON – Today EPA released its annual list of U.S. metropolitan areas with the most certified Energy Star buildings in 2013. Boston is again being recognized for its continuing commitment to cut greenhouse gas emissions and save money through energy efficiency. For 2013, Boston ranked 13th among the list of top 25 U.S. metropolitan areas, and had 141 buildings Energy Star certified
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EPA Honors Four Kentucky Organizations with 2014 Energy Star Awards

EPA Energy News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 10:45
ATLANTA – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) are honoring four organizations in Kentucky with 2014 Energy Star awards. A total of 127 organizations will be honored for their commitment to protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency
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EPA Honors Four Tennessee Organizations with 2014 Energy Star Awards

EPA Energy News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 10:43
ATLANTA – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) are honoring four organizations in Tennessee with 2014 Energy Star awards. A total of 127 organizations will be honored for their commitment to protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency
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EPA Honors Six Georgia Organizations with 2014 Energy Star Awards

EPA Energy News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 10:42
ATLANTA – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) are honoring six organizations in Georgia with 2014 Energy Star awards. A total of 127 organizations will be honored for their commitment to protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency
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EPA Honors Six Florida Organizations with 2014 Energy Star Awards

EPA Energy News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 10:40
ATLANTA – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) are honoring six organizations in Florida with 2014 Energy Star awards. A total of 127 organizations will be honored for their commitment to protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency
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EPA Honors Five North Carolina Organizations with 2014 Energy Star Awards

EPA Energy News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 10:39
ATLANTA – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) are honoring five organizations in North Carolina with 2014 Energy Star awards. A total of 127 organizations will be honored for their commitment to protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency
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EPA Honors South Carolina Electric and Gas in Cayce, SC with 2014 Energy Star Partner of the Year Award

EPA Energy News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 10:37
ATLANTA – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) are honoring South Carolina Electric & Gas in Cayce, SC with a 2014 Energy Star Partner of the Year award. A total of 127 organizations will be honored for their commitment to protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency
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MONDAY: U.S. EPA Administrator to Keynote Climate Discussion with Bipartisan Policy Center and National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners

EPA Energy News - Fri, 04/04/2014 - 14:26
WASHINGTON – U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy will deliver a keynote address to a workshop convened by the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) and the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC). This workshop is the third in a series on greenhouse gas (GHG) regulation of existing power plants under the Clean Air Act. Colette D. Honorable of NARUC will also deliver remarks
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Des Moines Public Schools Receives 2014 Energy Star Partner of the Year Honors

EPA Energy News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 14:14
Environmental News FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Lenexa, Kan., April 3, 2014) - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) have selected the Des Moines Public Schools (DMPS) for the 2014 Energy Star Partner of the Year Award for Climate Communications and Partner of the Year for Sustained Excellence. Fifty-three DMPS schools received an Energy Star rating. This is the third consecutive year the school district has received a partner award
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Pella Corporation Receives 2014 Energy Star Partner of the Year Award

EPA Energy News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 14:13
Environmental News FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Lenexa, Kan., April 3, 2014) - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) have selected the Pella Corporation of Pella, Iowa, for a 2014 Energy Star Partner of the Year Award. Pella Corporation is one of 45 organizations receiving Partner of the Year awards for strategically and comprehensively managing their energy use
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Metro Lighting of Brentwood, Mo., Receives 2014 Energy Star Excellence in Retailing Award

EPA Energy News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 14:12
Environmental News FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Lenexa, Kan., April 3, 2014) - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) have selected Metro Lighting of Brentwood, Mo., for a 2014 Energy Star Excellence in Retailing Award. Metro Lighting is receiving the Excellence Award for leading the retail sector in promoting energy-efficient products, homes, or buildings
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EPA Honors 2014 Energy Star Partners of the Year

EPA Energy News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 08:09
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) are honoring 127 organizations for their commitment to protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency. Recipients of the 2014 Energy Star Partner of the Year Award include Des Moines Public School District; KB Home; Meritage Homes Corporation; PepsiCo., Inc.; Sears Holdings Corporation; and Samsung
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TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Address the American Council on Renewable Energy

EPA Energy News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 14:34
WASHINGTON – U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy will address the American Council on Renewable Energy tomorrow, Friday, March 28 at 11:15 a.m. in the Kennedy Caucus Room in the Russell Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C. Details: WHO: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy WHAT: Remarks to the American Council on Renewable Energy WHEN: 11:15 a.m
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EPA Grants Available to Improve the Environment and Public Health in New England Communities

EPA Energy News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 09:44
BOSTON – EPA is making grant money available for projects that will help reduce environmental risks for New England communities at risk, such as environmental justice areas, urban areas, sensitive populations, and/or those impacted by climate change or stormwater run-off. The Healthy Communities Grant Program is EPA New England’s main competitive grant program to work directly with communities to reduce environmental risks, protect and improve human health and improve the quality of life
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U.S. EPA Supports Sustainable Water Management and Clean Energy Innovation at Calif. Brewery

EPA Energy News - Tue, 03/11/2014 - 12:48
Innovation research investment recipient unveils advanced bioelectric technology SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Regional Administrator for the Pacific Southwest Jared Blumenfeld participated today in a ribbon-cutting event at the Bear Republic Brewery in Cloverdale, Calif. showcasing EcoVolt, the world’s first bioelectrically enhanced wastewater to energy system
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