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2009 Clean Diesel News Releases

November 10, 2009 Port of Houston Authority and Maersk Line Join EPA to Clear Air in Gulf of Mexico - Houston and Maersk Line partner with EPA as the first port and first shipping company to demonstrate fuel switching in the Gulf of Mexico. Press Release

October 14, 2009 EPA Report: Clean Diesel Program Protects Health and the Environment, Saves Communities up to $1.4 Billion Health benefits, operating costs make clean diesel a cost-effective program to protect human health and the environment. Press Release

September 17, 2009 EPA Midwest Clean Diesel Initiative Leadership Group presents awards for diesel emission reductions. Press Release

April 16, 2009 EPA, industry partners offer sneak preview of unique Michigan-developed green technology for moving cargo containers EPA Patented Technology Saves Fuel and Reduces Emissions. Press Release

April 2, 2009 Grace Hill Settlement House to Receive $454,849 Grant for First Student School Bus Retrofit Program. Press Release

April 1, 2009 Blue Skyways Collaborative Grant of $454,849 Presented to Grace Hill Settlement House for School Bus Retrofit Program. Press Release

March 30, 2009 U.S. Proposes to Slash Harmful Ship Emissions Along the Nation’s Coastlines to Save Lives. Press Release

March 20, 2009 EPA announced the opening of three Recovery Act National Clean Diesel grant competitions. Total funding available is $206 million. Press Release

February 26, 2009

EPA awards over $4.8 million to Midwest Clean Diesel partners; Wi. DOT gets $750,000. Press Release

EPA Provides Nearly $230,000 for Manchester Transit Authority to Retrofit Municipal Diesel Vehicles. Press Release

EPA Provides $1.35M to Improve Air Quality in Massachusetts with Clean Diesel Projects. Press Release

EPA Provides $50,000 for Connecticut to Retrofit Diesel Maintenance Vehicles. Press Release

January 27, 2009 EPA awards Puget Sound Clean Air Agency $850,000 for Diesel Emissions Reduction Project. Press Release

January 9, 2009 North Texas, TCEQ awarded $2 million for clean diesel projects. Press Release

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2009 Recovery Act News Releases

November 5, 2009 Hawaii Department of Health to use U.S. EPA $1.73 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding for cleaner diesel vehicles Press Release

October 1, 2009 EPA Administrator Announces Millions of “Green” Recovery Act Dollars To Clean Southern California Air. Press Release

September 30, 2009 Economic Recovery Funding from U.S. EPA to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs in Alaska. Press Release

September 30, 2009 U.S. EPA’s Region 2 Awards $1.2 Million in Recovery Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

August 27, 2009 EPA Awards $20 Million in Recovery Act Funding for SmartWay Clean Diesel Finance Program. Press Release

August 26, 2009 EPA Awards $9 Million in Recovery Act Funds for Clean Diesel at the Port of Houston. Press Release

August 21, 2009 U.S. EPA Awards More than Half a Million Dollars in Recovery Funding to the East Tennessee Clean Fuels Coalition to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

August 21, 2009 U.S. EPA Awards $1.25 Million in Recovery Funding to the Alabama Clean Fuels Coalition to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

August 20, 2009 $3.5 Million in Recovery Act Funds to Help Cut Diesel Pollution, Create Jobs in Port of Baltimore. Press Release

August 13, 2009 $3.49 Million in Recovery Act Funds to Help Cut Diesel Pollution, Create Jobs in Pittsburgh Area. Press Release

August 11, 2009 U.S. EPA’s Region 7 Awards $1M in Recovery Funding to University of Nebraska-Lincoln to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

August 4, 2009 U.S. EPA’s Region 5 awards $3 million in Recovery Act Funding to Minnesota Environmental Initiative to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

July 29, 2009 U.S. EPA’s Region 10 Awards Over $900,000 in Recovery Funding to Cascade Sierra Solutions to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

July 28, 2009 Millions available to reduce truck pollution at Port of Oakland. Press Release

July 24, 2009 EPA awards $2.8 million in Recovery Act funding in Colorado to reduce diesel emissions and create jobs. Press Release

July 22, 2009 Stimulus Plan's First Cleaner School Bus / State Gives San Diego Funding To Retrofit Dirty Diesels. Press Release

July 21, 2009

U.S. EPA's Region 5 Awards More Than $2.4 million in Recovery Act Funding to National School Transportation Association to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

$1.1 Million in Recovery Act Funding Will Help Reduce Diesel Emissions in New England. Press Release

U.S. EPA's Region 5 Awards Almost $4.2 million in Recovery Act Funding to Illinois EPA to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA's Region 5 Awards $1 million in Recovery Act Funding to the Chicago Department of Environment to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA's Region 5 Awards More Than $3.7 million in Recovery Act Funding to American Lung Association - Upper Midwest to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA's Region 5 Awards More Than $1.2 million in Recovery Act Funding to Great Lakes Commission to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

EPA's Region 5 Awards More Than $1 million in Recovery Act Funding to Greater Lansing Area Clean Cities to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. U.S. Press Release

U.S. EPA's Region 5 Awards More Than $1.2 million in Recovery Act Funding to Lenawee Intermediate School District to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA's Region 5 Awards More Than $2 million in Recovery Act Funding to Wisconsin Department of Commerce to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

July 20, 2009

U.S. EPA Expedites Economic Recovery Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs in Leon County, FL Press Release

U.S. EPA’s Region 10 Awards Over $1.6 million in Recovery Funding to City of Portland to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs Press Release

U.S. EPA’s Region 10 Awards Nearly $1.5 million in Recovery Funding to Port of Tacoma to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs Press Release

July 17, 2009

U.S. EPA’s Region 4 Awards $2 Million in Recovery Funding to the Kentucky Association of General Contractors to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA Awards More Than $800,000 in Recovery Funding to City of Phoenix to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA’s Region 2 Awards $1.4 Million in Recovery Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

July 16, 2009 U.S. EPA Awards $1.4 M in Recovery Funding to Columbus, MS Schools to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

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July 15, 2009

U.S. EPA Region 7 Awards $4 Million in Recovery Funding to Kansas Department of Health and Environment to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA Region 7 Awards $1 Million in Recovery Funding to Lincoln-Lancaster Health Department to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA Region 7 Awards $975,609 in Recovery Funding to the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA Region 7 Awards $1 Million in Recovery Funding to Johnson County, Ka., to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA Region 7 Awards $2 Million in Recovery Funding to Grace Hill to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

EPA awards $16.1 million in Recovery Act funds to projects in Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Maryland to reduce diesel emissions and create jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA’s Region 6 Awards $1 Million in Recovery Funding to VIA Metropolitan Transit to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA’s Region 6 Awards $5.8 Million in Recovery Funding to Houston to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA’s Region 6 Awards $1.8 Million in Recovery Funding to Oklahoma to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA’s Region 6 Awards $583,125 in Recovery Funding to Albuquerque to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA’s Region 6 Awards $2.9 Million in Recovery Funding to Railroad Research Foundation to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA’s Region 6 Awards $793,566 in Recovery Funding to Arkansas to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

July 13, 2009 Chelsea Collaborative Awarded $1.9 Million in Recovery Act Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

July 10, 2009

U.S. EPA’s Region 4 Awards More than $1.1 Million in Recovery Funding to the American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA Awards $1.7 Million in Recovery Funding to the University of Georgia Research Foundation to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

July 09, 2009

U.S. EPA’s Region 2 Awards $17 Million in Recovery Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA's Region 5 Awards $571,107 in Recovery Act Funding to Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

July 08, 2009 U.S. EPA Awards More Than $25 million in Recovery Act Funding to California Communities to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

July 06, 2009

U.S. EPA Expedites Economic Recovery Funding to Miami-Dade Transit to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA Expedites Economic Recovery Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs in Miami, Florida. Press Release

U.S. EPA Expedites Economic Recovery Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs in South Carolina. Press Release

U.S. EPA Expedites Economic Recovery Funding to Georgia Ports Authority to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA Expedites Economic Recovery Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs in North Carolina. Press Release

U.S. EPA Expedites Economic Recovery Funding to Georgia Department of Natural Resources to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs. Press Release

July 02, 2009

Northeast Air Managers Awarded $2.7 Million in Recovery Act Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

Maine DEP Awarded $746K in Recovery Act Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

Massachusetts DEP Awarded $502K in Recovery Act Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

Maine Turnpike Authority Awarded $1.2 Million in Recovery Act Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

Providence Awarded $565K in Recovery Act Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

Northeast Air Managers Awarded $2.7 Million in Recovery Act Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

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June 29, 2009

U.S. EPA Awards $1.1 Million in Recovery Funding to Mecklenburg County, NC to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA Awards $1,999,900 in Recovery Funding to the SC State Ports Authority to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA Awards $2 Million in Recovery Funding to Miami-Dade County, FL to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA Awards $2 Million in Recovery Funding to the Tennessee Department of Transportation to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs. Press Release

June 26, 2009

U.S. EPA awards more than $ 1.3 million in Recovery Act funding to Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality to reduce diesel emissions and create jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA awards $450,000 in Recovery Act funding to the Mid-Dakota Education Cooperative to reduce diesel emissions and create jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA awards $500,000 in Recovery Act funding to the Sioux Falls School District to reduce diesel emissions and create jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA awards $700,000 in Recovery Act Funding to Montana Department of Environmental Quality to reduce diesel emissions and create jobs. Press Release

U.S. EPA awards $750,000 in Recovery Act Funding to Utah Department of Environmental Quality to reduce diesel emissions and create jobs. Press Release

June 12, 2009 U.S. EPA"s Region 6 awards $3.7 Million in Recovery Funding to Dallas-Fort Worth area to reduce diesel emissions and create jobs. Press Release

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