The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approved Texas’ clean-air plan that covers public notification requirements for facilities applying for air permits. The revised plan gives citizens additional opportunities to comment on applications for air permits for new facilities and modifications to existing facilities.
Ecolab’s Acquisition of AkzoNobel’s Purate® Business Extends Company’s Industrial Water Treatment Applications
Ecolab completed its acquisition of AkzoNobel’s Purate® business. Purate provides patented, proprietary chlorine dioxide (ClO2) chemistry for use in a wide array of water treatment applications and expands the range of water treatment solutions provided by Nalco, an Ecolab company.
Dr. Thomas E. Lovejoy, Tropical Biologist and Respected Environmentalist to Receive BRIT’s 2014 International Award of Excellence in Conservation
BRIT® will also honor TCU, Sundance Square, and John Merrill with Regional Awards of Excellence in Sustainability
The Botanical Research Institute of Texas (BRIT) announced today that Dr. Thomas E. Lovejoy is the recipient of its 2014 International Award of Excellence in Conservation for his life-long work in biodiversity protection. The award luncheon will be held on Friday, March 28, 2014, at The Omni Hotel in Fort Worth, Texas.
Famed for iconic history and a bold and beautiful culture, San Antonio is gaining recognition as home of the nation's largest urban ecosystem restoration project with the expansion of the River Walk. With its grand opening set, the completed Mission Reach brings to life a revived, eight-mile stretch of the San Antonio River.
With apologies to the Chinese calendar, 2013 might go down as the Year of No Hurricanes or at least very few of them, and without much clout. Credit dry air, but don't jump to conclusions too fast, says a Texas A&M University storm expert.
Program from Nissan, NRG eVgo provides one year of complimentary charging to new buyers of the all-electric Nissan LEAF
Driving the all-electric Nissan LEAF means never having to buy gas. Now, thanks to the new "No Charge to Charge" program, offered by Nissan and NRG eVgo, new buyers and lessees of the all-electric Nissan LEAF in the Dallas-Fort Worth and greater Houstonareas will have unlimited access to the eVgo network for public charging stations for their first year of ownership at no cost.