WASHINGTON — Potomac Electric Power Company (PEPCO) is being sued by the Environmental Protection Agency, which has accused the utility company of dumping more pollutants into the Anacostia River than allowed. The civil suit, filed…
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has reached a settlement with 16 companies for cleaning up the Central Chemical Superfund site in Hagerstown. The EPA said in a news release Monday that…
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — State Republican lawmakers say they want oversight of how Virginia implements a federal plan to regulate carbon dioxide emissions from power plants. Republicans said Monday they will introduce legislation in the…
BROCK VERGAKIS Associated Press NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The head of the Environmental Protection Agency said Wednesday that new rules to curb carbon emissions could help grow communities’ economies by investing in technologies that work…
Members of Congress say they\’re frustrated by a report that an Environmental Protection Agency employee was watching up to six hours of porn every day and hasn\’t been fired.
The Potomac River\’s drinking water is safe, but chemicals in the river are raising concerns among water quality experts.
Pet owners might feel at ease, putting a flea
and tick collar on their beloved pet, but they
could be doing more harm than good to
Be forewarned: If your air conditioner develops a
leak, it could be more costly this summer. The
cost of coolant has jumped dramatically.
D.C. ranks No. 2, behind Los Angeles, on the Environmental Protection Agency\’s annual list of the 25 cities with the most Energy Star-certified buildings.