Home / Tag Archives: EPA (page 3)

Tag Archives: EPA

Army Corps of Engineers, Maldives Govt Map Laamu Atoll Environmental Sensitivity

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers — on behalf of the U.S. Pacific Command — has partnered with Maldives’ defense force and environmental protection agency to develop an Environmental Sensitivity Index atlas for Laamu Atoll. The Army said Wednesday ESI maps aim to detail coastal resources that could be affected by an oil spill including birds, fish, shorelines, marshes, tidal flats and …

Read More »

EPA, DOE Release 2016 Energy Star Partners of the Year List

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Energy Department have released the list of awardees for the 2016 edition of Energy Star Partners of the Year. Both agencies have recognized 149 businesses from 35 states for its actions that worked to address energy-efficiency and environment protection, DOE said Tuesday. “Energy Star Partner of the …

Read More »

Howard Shelanski: Agencies’ Retro-Regulation Review Efforts Net $28B in 5-Year Savings

Howard Shelanski, administrator of the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, has said the first of the 2016 biannual retrospective reviews of regulations that government agencies released have identified at least 50 new “lookback initiatives.” Shelanki wrote in a White House blog published Friday that such initiatives aim to update …

Read More »

Renee Wynn Eyes Enterprise IT Infrastructure for NASA With Cloud, Collaboration Platforms

Renee Wynn, chief information officer at NASA, has said her office has begun to leverage cloud platforms in an effort to optimize operations and improve the space agency’s enterprise information technology infrastructure, FedTech magazine reported Thursday. Wynn told FedTech managing editor David Stegon in an interview that her office also has …

Read More »

Renee Wynn Joins NASA as CIO

Renee Wynn, former acting assistant administrator for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Environmental Information, has joined NASA as chief information officer. Wynn succeeds Larry Sweet, who is set to retire in November, NASA said Monday. She will oversee the agency’s efforts to align information assets with federal regulations and …

Read More »