BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Board of Public Works approved more than $34 million in grants and loans on March 8 to reduce pollution and improve water quality. The Board is composed of Governor Larry Hogan, Treasurer Nancy K. Kopp and Comptroller Peter Franchot.
“These are smart investments to protect public health and prevent water
[Continue reading Maryland Board of Public Works approves funding for clean water and the Chesapeake Bay]
Nov. 27, 2012 – The Alabama Department of Environmental Management has announced it is providing the City of Albertville with $6.3 million in low interest loans and grant funds to support energy efficiency upgrades at one of their wastewater treatment plants. The majority of the funds, $6.04 million will originate from the ADEM Clean Water
[Continue reading ADEM Providing Albertville with $6.3 Million in Low Interest Loans and Grant Funds]
NASHVILLE, June 6 – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Department of Environment and Conservation Commissioner Bob Martineau today announced that two communities, one water authority, and one water/wastewater authority have been approved to receive a total of $25.5 million in low-interest loans for water and wastewater infrastructure improvements.
The State Revolving Fund (SRF) Loan Program
[Continue reading Tennessee Awards Water and Wastewater Construction Loans]
Cox Enterprises has saved 17,400 tons of carbon through alternative energy projects since 2007 and conserves 20 million gallons of water annually, according to data the company released on the fifth anniversary of its national sustainability program.
The communications, media and automotive services company has implemented energy-efficient heating and cooling systems, green energy sources, hybrid
[Continue reading Cox Saves 17,400 Tons of Carbon over Five Years]