Environmental Protection Agency

Obama Rep Pledges Further Great Lakes Restoration

President Barack Obama, if re-elected, would continue a program that has pumped more than $1 billion into Great Lakes protection during his first term, although it’s uncertain how much money will be available in the future, a spokeswoman said.

09/13/2012

(WWJ Photo, File)

MTU, MSU Get Grants To Study Extreme Weather’s Effects

The United States Environmental Protection Agency is funding more than $1 million in research on extreme weather by scientists at Michigan Technological University and Michigan State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2012

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EPA Sets Ironwood Manufactured Gas Plant Public Meeting Aug. 22

The United States Environmental Protection Agency will hold an information session Wednesday, Aug. 22, to share details about its cleanup plan for the Ironwood Manufactured Gas Plant Site in the Upper Peninsula’s Ironwood.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/16/2012

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GM Announces 100th Facility Is ‘Landfill-Free’

General Motors says it’s reached a landmark when it comes to keeping stuff out of landfills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2012

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EPA Creates Great Lakes Protection Advisory Board

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is creating a board to advise federal agencies carrying out two wide-ranging programs to protect the Great Lakes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2012

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NCMS to Present Advanced Tools for Sustainable Manufacturing

The National Center for Manufacturing Sciences announced Thursday that it has completed a six-year, $3.3 million collaborative program with the United States Environmental Protection Agency called “The Sustainable Product Initiative.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2012

cleanenergycoalition

Clean Energy Coalition Seeks Diesel Fleets That Want To Get Cleaner

The Clean Energy Coalition is now assembling a large proposal for the Environmental Protecction Agency and is seeking partnerships with entities that own and operate diesel fleets in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/10/2012

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ITC Recognized by EPA For Reducing Emissions Of Greenhouse Gas

NOVI — ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE: ITC) last week announced that it has won the SF6 Team Leadership Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in recognition of its continued commitment to SF6 emission reductions. The […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2012

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Chrysler Group Launches Second Phase of PHEV Minivan Project

The data-collection phase of Chrysler Group LLC’s plug-in hybrid minivan project begins in earnest with the completion of the demonstration fleet’s deployment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2012

(Credit: Wikimedia Commons/Terry Johnston)

3-Mile Segment Of Kalamazoo River Reopens

A stretch of the Kalamazoo River reopened for public use Wednesday for the first time since a massive oil spill fouled the southern Michigan waterway in July 2010, officials said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2012

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