Environmental Protection


This August 2015 EPA video features Administrator Gina McCarthy explaining the health merits of the Obama administration

The Clean Power Plan Explained by EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy

On Aug. 3, 2015, President Obama and EPA announced the Clean Power Plan – a historic and important step in reducing carbon pollution from power plants that takes real action on climate change. Shaped by years of unprecedented outreach and public engagement, the final Clean Power Plan is fair, flexible and designed to strengthen the fast-growing trend toward cleaner and lower-polluting American energy. With strong but achievable standards for power plants, and customized goals for states to cut the carbon pollution that is driving climate change, the Clean Power Plan provides national consistency, accountability and a level playing field while reflecting each state's energy mix. It also shows the world that the United States is committed to leading global efforts to address climate change.

Eriez Tramp Oil Solutions

Apr 15, 2015

Eriez HydroFlow is a leader in comprehensive coolant and fluid management technology. Ron Wendt, Hydroflow product manager, discusses the company’s tramp oil solutions for various applications in this March 2015 video from the company.

Duration: 2:17

Veolia: Rostock, A Second Life for Plastic Bottles

Apr 07, 2015

In Veolia's facility in Rostock in Germany, PET Recycling is a perfect example of recycling efficiency and the circular economy.

Duration: 2:16

The 2015 Airbus video is focused on water conservation.

Airbus Blue5: 'Stop the Drop'

Apr 04, 2015

The second in a series of humorous Airbus videos with a serious message, highlighting key environmental issues and encouraging our employees to Make a Difference with Blue5. This short animation follows the perilous journey of a drop of water facing extinction.

Duration: 1:52

This 2015 U.S. Department of Energy video shows Secretary Ernest Moniz taking a test drive.

Test Driving the Toyota Mirai

Mar 12, 2015

U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz takes a spin in the Toyota Mirai, the first fuel cell electric vehicle available for sale. Its name in Japanese means "future," and more than just another new car, Toyota says the 2016 Mirai is a symbolic first step toward a "Hydrogen Society" for the "next 100 years."

Duration: 0:27

Technology Promotes Environmental Protection

Jan 22, 2015

EPA's National Enforcement Investigations Center is an environmental forensic center. NEIC scientists work with a variety of technologies to monitor, collect data, and analyze pollutants in the environment to better understand the threat to human health and ecosystems. Advanced technologies provide tools for scientists to measure, sometimes in near real-time, pollutants emitted from both large and small sources that can adversely affect entire communities.

Duration: 4:27

The video summarizes Greenpeace

2014: A Year in Video

Jan 07, 2015

Posted on Dec. 31, 2014, this Greenpeace video looks back at some of its campaign successes during 2014.

Duration: 1:40

UOP XCeed™ Bioreactor for Industrial Wastewater Treatment

Dec 15, 2014

This December 2014 overview video showcases UOP's XCeed Bioreactor technology for industrial wastewater treatment. Learn more at www.honeywellnow.com.

Duration: 3:21

Recycling: How We Are Resourcing the World

Dec 03, 2014

Find out how Veolia UK is making a difference through recycling.

Duration: 1:02

This video concerns very large swarms of jellyfish in the Gulf of Mexico that are studied to learn about environmental changes.

Jellyfish Swarms and Environmental Change

Oct 07, 2014

Jellyfish swarms in the Gulf of Mexico help researchers identify environmental changes in the water. Dr. Monty Graham at the University of Southern Mississippi studies these massive jellyfish swarms that can stretch for up to 100 miles.

Duration: 3:29

Eaton solutions facilitate fuel economy.

Cummins and Eaton SmartAdvantage Powertrain Package

Sep 29, 2014

The Cummins and Eaton powertrain package delivers power and fuel efficiency like never before.

Duration: 3:28

The NASA mission intends to deply eight mini-satellites that will be used to track hurricanes.

CYGNSS Overview

Sep 23, 2014

Dr. Chris Ruf, Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite Systems (CYGNSS) principal investigator, talks about the NASA mission to launch eight Earth-orbiting mini-satellites to track hurricanes.

Duration: 0:46

The treatment plant will be the largest in Mexico and Latin America. (CH2M HILL video screen capture)

Atotonilco Water Treatment Plant

Aug 21, 2014

This CH2M HILL video showcases the Atotonilco Water Treatment Plant in the Mexico Federal District. When completed, it will be the largest water treatment plant in Mexico and Latin America. The plant is designed to treat about 60 percent of the wastewater generated in Mexico City.

Duration: 2:07

Through the Eyes of a Polar Bear

Through the Eyes of a Polar Bear

Jun 09, 2014

This US Geological Survey video captures the first “point of view” of a polar bear on Arctic sea ice. Scientists applied video camera collars to four female polar bears on the sea ice north of Prudhoe Bay, Alaska this past April and have released the first clips of footage that provide unique insight into the daily lives of the bears.

Duration: 2:18

3M has been received the award for 10 years in a row.

3M Celebrates 10-Year Record of EPA ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award

May 26, 2014

Smart energy management is an important part of our commitment to sustainability. For the 10th year in a row, 3M has been recognized with the EPA ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award, which honors organizations that have made outstanding contributions to protecting the environment through best practices and organization-wide energy savings.

Duration: 1:52

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