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

Lake Erie (istock)

$20M In Grants To Benefit Great Lakes

The government agency recently made a call for applications for the money, which will come from the Obama administration’s Great Lakes Restoration Initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2012

UAW President Bob King and Enviornmental Leaders Meet Media

Fuel Economy Rules Praised In Detroit

There was more support than opposition as government regulators came to Detroit to hear about the impact of new fuel economy standards that will hit 54.5 miles per gallon in 2025.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2012

Dearborn City Hall

Dearborn Gets EPA Sustainability Grant

Dearborn is among just eight communities in America that will receive free neighborhood design consultation in 2012 from Global Green USA with the help of a grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Building Blocks for Sustainable Communities Program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/02/2012

The Ford Transit Connect electric small delivery van

Azure Dynamics’ Transit Connect Electric Rated No. 3 On EPA Fuel-Efficient List

The hybrid and electric truck powertrain developer Azure Dynamics Corp. (OTC: AZDDF) announced that its Transit Connect Electric van was rated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as the third most fuel efficient vehicle for 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2011


Officials Investigate Mid-Michigan Gasoline Leak

City officials, environmental regulators and a company are investigating a gasoline leak that apparently came from a tank at mid-Michigan gas station earlier this year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/10/2011

Operations Resume At 2 Hazardous Waste Injection Wells In Romulus

The U.S. EPA has approved a permit for a new company to resume operations at two hazardous waste injection wells in Romulus.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2011


Grants Awarded To Clean Up Lake St. Clair

The $2.2 million U.S. EPA grants will be used to eliminate the source of e-coli that impacts and causes the closure of many beaches, weed management, reduce toxins in the water and reduce the impact of storm water on Metro Beaches.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/26/2011


EPA Will Spend $6M Hiring Unemployed For Clean-Up Projects

Congress has appropriated $775 million over the past two years for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, a wide-ranging plan to improve the region’s environmental health.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/23/2011


Michigan Tech Research Institute Wins EPA Grant to Map Harmful Algal Blooms

The Michigan Tech Research Institute in Ann Arbor has been named the recipient of a $281,612 grant from the United States Environmental Protection Agency to map the location and extent of harmful algal blooms in the Great Lakes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2011