Legislators approved the increase in funding through the Land and Water Conservation Act Stateside Assistance Program for 2010.
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology scientists have developed a lighter weight, longer lasting battery that could be made even more powerful and rechargeable.
Blacksmith Institute report highlights top 12 cleanups and successes from around the world.
DOJ lodges consent decree against the city and county of San Francisco for Transit Authority's failure to comply with the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act's underground storage tank rules.
The Algal Biomass Organization said it believes the provisions will strengthen the algae industry and promote development and commercialization of algae-based fuels.
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences gathered scientists on Oct. 6 to begin an integrated research initiative that will enable a comprehensive assessment of possible health effects.
Heavy rains, accidental opening of a valve release an estimated 130,000 gallons of untreated, diluted wastewater into the creek.
Sandia Laboratory and others will study microbial genes in arid grasslands.
Scientists in Switzerland say up to 35 percent of the total nanosilver in tested fabrics was released, mostly in the first wash.
USGS report credits efficiency, technology for lower water usage results.
As a precaution, EPA alerted West Virginia and Ohio officials of its concerns related to the Philip Sporn facility.
The agency wants owners, operators, developers and contractors to complete questionnaires about current stormwater management practices.
Mitsubishi, Panasonic, Sharp, and Toshiba TVs to be recycled free of charge.
Black & Veatch is providing design work that should enhance Chesapeake Bay water quality, save energy.
Teams designed a secondary treatment upgrade entry and a constructed environs entry using green infrastructure and low impact design methods.
State officials are giving retailers more time to comply with water bottle requirements.
The manual tells how to identify and prevent hazardous wastes and other objectionable materials from entering municipal solid waste facilities.
The focus should be on outcomes and values not specific technical solutions, the report says.
Grants plus private investment should create jobs and strengthen and increase the reliability of the power grid in 49 states.