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Restoring Ecosystems—How to Learn From Our Mistakes

April 11, 2016 - in Corporate, Environment, Renewal/Retrofit

In a joint North European and North American study led by Umeå researcher Christer Nilsson, a warning is issued of underdocumented results of ecological restorations. The researchers show that continuous and systematic evaluations of cost-efficiency, planning,…

EPA Adds Hazardous Waste Sites to National Priorities List

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is adding five and proposing to add eight hazardous waste sites to the Superfund program’s…

BRADY Federal Services Joins ACT Environmental Services

SAN DIEGO and SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 5, 2016—ACT Environmental Services has reached an agreement to acquire the Federal Services Division of Richard…

AirVisual Launches Free Air Pollution Forecasts for More than 5,000 Cities Worldwide

January 6, 2016 - in Corporate, Environment, Maintenance, Sensors

BEIJING, Jan. 6, 2016—AirVisual, a social enterprise providing air quality tools and information, now offers free air pollution forecasts for more than 5,000 cities worldwide. The forecasts are available on both a web and mobile platform to empower residents…

United States Files Complaint Against Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche for Alleged Clean Air Act Violations

January 5, 2016 - in Corporate, Environment, Transportation

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Justice, on behalf of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, today filed a civil complaint in federal court in Detroit, Michigan against Volkswagen AG, Audi AG, Volkswagen Group of America, Inc., Volkswagen Group of…

PM Environmental Welcomes Randy Bishop as Regional Business Development Manager and Senior Consultant

January 5, 2016 - in Environment, People, Surveying/Mapping

CINCINNATI, Jan. 5, 2016—PM Environmental is proud to announce the addition of Randy Bishop as Regional Business Development Manager and Senior Consultant. Located in Cincinnati, Ohio, Bishop will be in charge of business development for the greater Cincinnati…

U.S. Mayors Report Highlights a Decade of Global Climate Leadership

December 7, 2015 - in Corporate, Environment

WASHINGTON, Dec. 7, 2015—As part of the 2015 U.N. Climate Change Conference, COP 21, in Paris, leaders of The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) released a report from the organization's Mayors Climate Protection Center calling attention to how U.S. mayors…

U.S. Green Building Council Commits to Scaling LEED Green Buildings to More Than 5 Billion Square Feet Over Next Five Years

December 3, 2015 - in Buildings, Corporate, Energy, Environment

PARIS, Dec. 3, 2015—The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced today that it will commit to scaling green buildings to more than 5 billion square feet (478 million square meters) over the next five years through the LEED and EDGE green building rating…

U.S. Mayors To Report On A Decade Of Global Climate Leadership

December 3, 2015 - in Corporate, Environment, Maintenance

PARIS, Dec. 3, 2015—As part of the 2015 U.N. Climate Change Conference, COP 21, in Paris, leaders of The U.S. Conference of Mayors will release a special report from the organization's Mayors Climate Protection Center calling attention to how U.S. mayors…

Hatch Honoured for Excellence at 2015 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards

OTTAWA, Oct. 27, 2015—Hatch has won four national awards at the 2015 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards Gala held Friday night in Ottawa, Canada. Hatch was honoured with the Tree of Life Award and an Award of Excellence for its innovative, high quality…