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San Diego Taps Michael Baker International Expert for Climate Action Plan

April 7, 2016 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, is playing a key role in San Diego’s renewed efforts to reduce the city’s impact on the climate during the next two decades. Howard Blackson, senior associate…

Resilience AmeriCorps Announces Ten Cities for Its Pilot Program to Support Communities in Building Capacity and Technical Support for Climate Resilience

August 24, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance

Building on the President’s Climate Action Plan, the Corporation for National Community Service (CNCS) and Federal partners, along with The Rockefeller…

Climate Action Plan Toolkit: EPA Releases Stormwater Climate Change Tool

February 13, 2015 - in Planning, Products, Stormwater

WASHINGTON, Feb. 13, 2015—As part of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan Virtual Climate Resilience Toolkit, the U.S. Environmental Protection…

Energy Department Makes Additional $4 Billion Available for Renewable Energy and Efficiency Projects

July 6, 2014 - in Energy, Renewables

In support of the President’s Climate Action Plan, the Department of Energy issued a loan guarantee solicitation today, making as much as $4 billion in loan guarantees available for innovative renewable energy and energy efficiency projects located in the…

Secretary Jewell, Governor Patrick Announced the Nation’s Largest Offshore Wind Energy Area Available for Commercial Development

June 17, 2014 - in Energy, Projects, Site Development

As part of President Obama’s Climate Action Planto create American jobs, develop domestic clean energy resources and cut carbon pollution, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Acting Director Walter Cruickshank…

EPA Releases Greenhouse Gas Emissions Data from Large Facilities

October 23, 2013 - in Analysis, Environment, Projects

Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its third year of greenhouse gas data detailing carbon pollution emissions and trends broken down by industrial sector, greenhouse gas, geographic region, and individual facility. The data, required…

EPA Software Helps Reduce Water Pollution as Part of President’s Climate Action Plan

July 24, 2013 - in Modeling, Stormwater, Water

As part of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today released the National Stormwater Calculator, an innovative addition to the administration’s virtual climate resilience toolkit. EPA’s new calculator…

ULI Statement on President Obama’s Climate Action Plan

June 27, 2013 - in Environment, Projects

Below is a statement from Urban Land Institute (ULI) Chief Executive Officer Patrick L. Phillips regarding President Obama’s Climate Action Plan, which the president outlined during a June 25 speech at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. ULI (www.uli.org)…