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New Pavement Tech Could Cool Cities

By Brian P. D. Hannon for Associated Press  Sunbathers understand the benefits of applying sunscreen, but in America’s hottest big city the same concept is being tested at BEX

October 23, 2020 // 0 Comments

Trump Rollback Could Leave Waterways Vulnerable

By Ellen Knickmeyer for Associated Press The Trump Administration on Thursday ended federal protection for many of the nation’s millions of miles of streams, arroyos and BEX

January 28, 2020 // 0 Comments

Florence Copper Gets Temp. Permit

By Mark Cowling for Casa Grande Dispatch The state environmental agency has announced a draft temporary permit for the Florence Copper Project, and the public will have 30 BEX

April 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

Congress Passes Funding for Green Building

By Bryan Howard for USGBC Congress has passed a sprawling spending bill and tax extenders package that covers funding for all federal agencies and includes short- and BEX

January 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

Feds OK 25-Year Extension for Navajo Plant

By Aubrey Rumore for Cronkite News Federal officials July 17 approved a multiyear deal to allow expanded mining of coal on Navajo lands and continued burning of it at the BEX

July 22, 2015 // 0 Comments

Tribe to Upgrade Wastewater Facility

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Under settlements with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Navajo Nation EPA (NNEPA), the Navajo Tribal BEX

July 13, 2015 // 0 Comments

Deal to Shutter Part of Navajo Coal Plant

By Ryan Randazzo for The Arizona Republic Salt River Project officials May 14 approved the $10M purchase of the Los Angeles share of the embattled Navajo Generating Station BEX

May 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

NAU Greens Up Power Usage

By Emery Cowan for Arizona Daily Sun Northern Arizona University’s green power advocates got some good news last week when the Environmental Protection Agency announced BEX

May 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

EPA Awards $2.5M for AZ Water Programs

Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency The Environmental Protection Agency awarded $2.5M to the State of Arizona for projects to help restore water quality in the BEX

March 26, 2015 // 0 Comments

Rosemont Mine Gets another Key State Approval

By Tony Davis for Arizona Daily Star It’s one more government approval down, two to go for the proposed Rosemont Mine. The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality BEX

February 6, 2015 // 0 Comments