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Posted byon June 29, 2012 at 2:48 PM EST
This decision constitutes an important victory in the Obama Administration’s broader efforts to build a stronger, more innovative economy, create new jobs, and protect American families from harmful pollution
Posted byon June 27, 2012 at 4:58 PM EST
A member of the City of Atlanta's Office of Sustainability discusses the importance of developing advanced vehicles that reduce our country's dependence on foreign oil, and grow jobs in our communities.
Posted byon June 27, 2012 at 4:11 PM EST
The Obama administration is making strides in the Better Building Challenge across the U.S. with the hopes of making new American buildings 20 percent more effective over the next ten years.
Posted byon June 21, 2012 at 8:00 AM EST
As representatives from around the world gather at Rio+20, young people are inspiring a new generation to help build a more sustainable and prosperous future.
Posted byon June 20, 2012 at 4:05 PM EST
As part of the President’s all-of-the-above energy strategy, the Obama administration is offering 39 million acres of the most oil- and gas-rich area of the Gulf of Mexico to increase the exploration and production of America’s domestic energy resources
Posted byon June 19, 2012 at 12:23 PM EST
Here are the facts about the Obama Administration’s Mercury and Air Toxics Standards.
Posted byon June 15, 2012 at 3:35 PM EST
A Sierra Club representative joins families at the Jersey Shore to celebrate Global Wind Day and highlight wind power's economic and environmental benefits.
Posted byon June 15, 2012 at 1:54 PM EST
The Federal Co-Chair of the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) highlights the Livable Communities partnership between the ARC, EPA and USDA, providing technical assistance to small rural towns to help them develop and implement strategies for making their communities more livable and competitive.
Posted byon June 13, 2012 at 12:49 PM EST
By cutting our demand for fuel, we can build a lighter, leaner, more lethal military force and lower our costs
Posted byon June 7, 2012 at 2:48 PM EST
NRCS Chief Dave White highlights the launch of a new National Water Quality Initiative committed to improving one to seven impaired watersheds in every U.S. state and territory.