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Posts Tagged ‘epa’

The EPA Needs to Hear from You

The EPA Needs to Hear from You

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has published a groundbreaking new proposal, creating the first-ever federal carbon pollution standard for every new power plant built in America. This is a game changer for the climate–especially because [...]

EPA Chief to hold climate change town hall at CU-Boulder Wednesday

EPA Chief to hold climate change town hall at CU-Boulder Wednesday

  The newly confirmed leader of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is coming to Boulder. Gina McCarthy, the Administrator of the EPA will be in town holding a town hall meeting where she will discuss President Obama’s climate action [...]

Boulder Weekly | Valmont Butte’s got a dam problem, among others

Boulder Weekly | Valmont Butte’s got a dam problem, among others

"he failure to define the Allied butte site to include its entire operation has made it possible for the city, the EPA, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), the county, and Public Service to pretend that the public has [...]

Boulder Weekly | How Reagan and the largest EPA scandal in history may explain why Valmont Butte is still contaminated

Boulder Weekly | How Reagan and the largest EPA scandal in history may explain why Valmont Butte is still contaminated

"After the EPA’s assessment and inspection of Allied’s Valmont Butte site in 1982, the agency controlled by Burford, Lavelle and their like-minded Reagan appointees scored the contaminated site at 27.8 points on the HRS and labeled it for “no [...]

TPM Idea Lab | EPA And Army Join Forces For ‘Net Zero’ Sustainability Program

TPM Idea Lab | EPA And Army Join Forces For ‘Net Zero’ Sustainability Program

"The Army in particular has adopted an overarching cultural shift that is clearly at odds with the Republican focus on promoting fossil fuels regardless of the cost to public health and national security. That shift is neatly summed up by the [...]