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How to buy the best hybrid

Need a little more electricity in your life, but aren't ready for an EV? You've got options.

By January 26, 2016


U.S. issues timetable for carbon emissions cuts

EPA plans to propose so-called performance standards on greenhouse gas emissions on both new and existing plants beginning in July for power plants and for oil refineries by December.

By December 23, 2010


U.S. Chamber seeks climate solutions from tech sector, not EPA

In economic recovery proposal unveiled Wednesday, the Chamber of Commerce advocates incentives for clean energy technology as way to solve climate change problems.

By January 7, 2009


U.S. cracks down on vehicle emissions

EPA and Department of Transportation finalize the first greenhouse gas emissions rules on automobiles and boost fuel efficiency standards.

By April 2, 2010


EPA approves new air conditioning refrigerant

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced final approval of HFO-1234yf, a new, "greener" air conditioning refrigerant for vehicles.

By March 2, 2011


E15 gets limited approval from EPA for vehicles 2007 and newer

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today waived a limitation on selling fuel that is more than 10 percent ethanol for model year 2007 and newer cars and light trucks.

By October 14, 2010


EPA investigating alleged Google chemical release

The U.S. government is looking into 'an alleged release of refrigerant' and the accuracy of Google's related records, the search giant disclosed Wednesday.

By May 6, 2009


Supreme Court rules EPA can regulate greenhouse gases

Rebuking the EPA's stance, a 5-4 U.S Supreme Court decision says greenhouse gases can be regulated as pollutants, but falls short of ordering the agency to do so.

By April 2, 2007


Short Take: EPA honors Compaq

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency named Compaq Computer "Energy Star PC Partner of the Year" for the second year in a row. The EPA cited Compaq's use of energy-efficient features and the company's adherence to and promotion of the EPA's Energy Star conservation program.

By March 25, 1997