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  1. USEPA Announces Availability of $2.6 Billion USD To Improve US Water Infrastructure

    11 May 2019- 12:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has announced the availability of $2.6 Billion USD in new funds for the State Revolving Funds (SRF) that are designated to assist sta ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/11/2019 - 12:22

  2. New USEPA PFAS Recommendations "Not A Serious Response To Drinking Water Contamination Crisis"

    30 Apr 2019- 07:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) last week released  Draft Interim Recommendations to Address Groundwater Contaminated with Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA) a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/30/2019 - 07:39

  3. $6 Billion USD In WIFIA Loans Available For US Water Infrastructure This Year

    1 Apr 2019- 08:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) will make available $6 Billion USD under the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) for loans in 2019. The ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/01/2019 - 08:13

  4. USEPA Chief Says Americans Should Focus Less on Climate Change Threats, More On Clean Water

    22 Mar 2019- 06:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler, a former coal lobbyist, raised eyebrows this week by saying that Americans should focus less on global warm ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/22/2019 - 06:58

  5. Western US States Agree Drought Plan For Sharing, Reduction Of Use, Of Troubled Colorado River

    22 Mar 2019- 07:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DENVER CO, United States Following about 20 years of drought and shrinkage in available Colorado River water resources, negotiators for seven Western states (Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevad ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/13/2019 - 16:52

  6. Trump Budget "Would Be A Disaster For Water, Air And Public Health"

    15 Mar 2019- 09:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Environmentalists have sharply criticized US President Trump’s propsed 2020 budget that seeks deep cuts in funding for the Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), the government d ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/15/2019 - 09:46

  7. US Senate Confirms Former Coal Lobbyist To Protect Nation's Water

    5 Mar 2019- 08:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The United States Senate has confirmed Donald Trump nominee and former coal lobbyist Andrew Wheeler to be the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (US ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/05/2019 - 08:33

  8. Former Koch Industries Exec Heads Up USEPA's PFAS Response, Raising Conflict-Of-Interest Concerns

    6 Feb 2019- 11:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States The Administration of US President Donald Trump has appointed David Dunlap, a former executive of Koch Industries to manage the country’s regulation of toxic PFAS chemicals which ha ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/06/2019 - 12:38

  9. "The most dangerous EPA administrator of all time": US Environmental Lobby Reacts To Nomination Of Andrew Wheeler

    13 Jan 2019- 10:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States US President Donald J Trump is set to nominate controversial former coal industry lobbyist Andrew Wheeler to head up the country's Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), a m ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2019 - 10:36

  10. $614 Million USD WIFIA Loan For San Diego Water Purification

    4 Dec 2018- 06:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved a $614 Million USD loan to San Diego, California, about one-half the cost of the City of San Diego’s Pure Water Project. Th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/04/2018 - 06:39

  11. Former USEPA Chief Slams Trump Environmental Policy, Scott Pruitt Legacy, New Appointee Andrew Wheeler

    7 Jul 2018- 09:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC A former Administrator of the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has again criticized the agency’s management by Scott Pruitt, who resigned from his position as agency last week. Pruitt h ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/07/2018 - 09:32