Communities, public health and U.S. economy benefit from winners’ work on clean air initiatives
WASHINGTON, September 19, 2012 – TOMORROW, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Colorado Commissioner of Agriculture John Salazar will announce the creation of a new Colorado conservation project to help portions of the Rio Grande watershed.
Work on the projects expected to total over $7 million
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today took action to establish the amount of bio-diesel products required to be included in diesel fuel markets in 2013. Bio-based diesel products are advanced bio-fuels that are derived from sources that include vegetable oils and wastes oils from renewable sources.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack Tours Iowa Biodiesel Plant; Discusses How Biofuels Are Reducing Need for Foreign Oil, Creating Jobs in Rural Communities
Highlights EPA Action to Increase Use of Biodiesel
Group given leadership award for environmental education and outreach
Energy Department Launches SunShot Prize Competition to Install Solar Energy Systems at a Fraction of Today's Price
September 12, 2012
As part of the Energy Department's SunShot Initiative, which is working to make solar energy competitive with other forms of energy without subsidy by the end of the decade, the Energy Department today announced the start of a new competition to make it faster, easier, and cheaper to install
ES MOINES, IOWA – The Mississippi River/Gulf of Mexico Watershed Nutrient (Hypoxia) Task Force announced today that it