Report: Great Lakes States Need $80 Billion For Water, Sewer FixesFederal regulators say nearly $80 billion is needed over the next 20 years to reduce sewage overflows and protect drinking water in the Great Lakes region.
Michigan Officials Say They'll Study Obama Climate Plan...Then DecideSome states have threatened lawsuits or said they won't obey the rule.
EPA Approves Kalamazoo Startup's Spider-Based InsecticideSpiders have been doing a very efficient job of killing insects for millennia. Now, a Kalamazoo company has federal approval to borrow spiders' natural chemistry as an insecticide.
Macomb County Gets $1M For Brownfield Redevelopment LoansThe Macomb County Department of Planning and Economic Development has been awarded a $1 million grant by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to create a Revolving Loan Fund.
The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On RecyclingFrom the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.
FEV Takes Energy Star Challenge To Save Energy, Protect EnvironmentFEV, Inc., a developer of advanced powertrain and vehicle technologies, announced that it has taken the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star Challenge in a step toward improving energy efficiency and protecting the environment.
Annis Water Resources Institute Gets $250k Grant For Outreach, EducationResearchers at Grand Valley State University’s Annis Water Resources Institute will be able to continue extensive Great Lakes education and outreach programs through 2014 after receiving a $250,000 grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Officials Investigate Mid-Michigan Gasoline LeakCity 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.
Whirlpool Gets Highest Energy Star RatingBenton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp. (NYSE: WHR) Monday was awarded the 2011 Energy Star Sustained Excellence award by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Oil Pipeline Leak Slowing