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Public Hearings: Clean Power Plan Proposed Rule

EPA will hold public hearings in four locations for the proposed Clean Power Plan the week of July 28, 2014. The hearings will provide interested parties the opportunity to present data, views or arguments concerning the proposed action.

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Signing Ceremony and Anacostia River Kick-off Event

Join Mayor Vincent C. Gray at the Signing Ceremony of the Sustainable DC Omnibus Amendment Act of 2014 & For a Cleaner Anacostia River Kick-off Event.

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National Security and Climate Change: What Do We Need to Know?

What do a White House senior advisor, a member of Congress, scientists, military planners, and business people have in common? At a June 4 symposium in Seattle organized by the Jackson Foundation and PNNL, they all agreed that climate change is having an impact on national security that will only increase with time. Thirty-six leaders from federal agencies, state and local government, research organizations, business, and academia participated in the symposium titled “The Intersection of National Security and Climate Change – What do Decision-makers Need to be Prepared?”

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U.S. EPA Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Solicitation Webinar

Learn about EPA’s SBIR program, this year’s solicitation topics, and how to apply for an SBIR contract. EPA SBIR program experts will be available to answer questions during a question & answer (Q&A) session following the presentation.

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Thursday, July 31, 2014

Can DC be 20% cooler?

The Union of Concerned Scientists' (UCS) book, "Cooler Smarter: Practical Steps for Low-Carbon Living", shows you the most effective strategies for reducing the global warming emissions from your daily life and helps you to "sweat the right stuff"—make the smartest choices for protecting the climate. The book's co-author, and UCS Senior Climate Scientist, Dr. Brenda Ekwurzel, will talk about how you can lower your global warming emissions by 20 percent this year.

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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

22nd Annual Evening with the Stars of Energy Efficiency Awards Dinner

The Evening with the Stars of Energy Efficiency Awards Dinner has been the preeminent showcase for energy efficiency’s most industrious advocates and innovators since its inception in 1993.

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Friday, October 17, 2014

National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium

National Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Day Odyssey is a biennial, outreach and education event dedicated to promoting the use of AFVs and advanced technology vehicles. Odyssey 2014 will be held on October 17th. View displays of alternative fuel vehicles--which can often cut down on carbon dioxide emissions and be beneficial to the environment--at this fun and free event.

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