Tag Archives: United States Environmental Protection Agency

Ethanol vs. Oil: Who Will Win?

The newest catchphrase being bandied about the halls of regulatory buildings in Washington D.C. is the “ethanol blend wall.” The term represents a growing struggle between the lobbying efforts of the American Petroleum Institute and the Agricultural Retailers Association. At issue is the 2007 Renewable Fuel Standard congressional mandate that calls for the increased use of ethanol in fuel blends. ...

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7 Common Indoor Air Pollutants

Indoor Air Pollutants

7 Common Indoor Air Pollutants When we think of polluted air, the first images that come to our minds are often big factories pumping out smelly clouds or old cars puffing out grey exhaust.  However, indoor air pollutants can be even more dangerous than outdoor air pollution! The first step to keeping your home and family safe is learning more ...

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Environmental Jobs: Top Places to Look for Federal Green Jobs

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect environmental job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! If your goal is to get into the environmental job sector, there’s no time like the present, experts say. After all, even though close to 200,000 people currently are employed by the federal government ...

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Renewable Energy Sources Can Improve Public Health

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect green job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! Renewable energy has been a hot topic in recent years, and there are even federal tax incentives for individuals and companies wishing to equip properties with renewable energy devices. Getting a tax break is ...

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Energy Star Certification: One Small Step Businesses Can Take to Make a Big Difference

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect green job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away!  Energy Star Certification: One Small Step Businesses Can Take to Make a Big Difference From pizza delivery chains to chambers of commerce and even car dealerships, the Energy Star program is more than just ...

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Mow Down Pollution: Economical Mowers for Your Lawn

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect green job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! Spring has arrived and there are many lawns to be mown. For most Americans, this also means there are skies to be polluted and an excess of water to be sprinkled. With one simple ...

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Unparalleled Sears Holdings Boasts Four Major Energy-Efficiency Awards

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect green job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! If the number “four” stands for stability and being grounded, then it makes sense that Sears Holdings has accomplished one of the hugest green feats in the business world—not once, but four times in ...

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