27 Oct '16, 6pm

Three ways to streamline environmental permits:

Three ways to streamline environmental permits:

This article was originally featured on our sister site BUILDER . Pixabay New EPA rules designed to protect America's waterways might make it more difficult for home builders to obtain permits. Federal environmental permitting is complicated even under normal circumstances. But given recent legal turmoil surrounding the EPA’s significant “Waters of the U.S.” (WOTUS) rule revisions, this process has become even more complicated. In brief, last year the EPA issued rules that dramatically expanded federal control over land and water resources traditionally regulated at the state and local levels. A federal judge in North Dakota and panels of the 6th and 11th Circuits quickly stayed the new rules and late this summer, the 11th Circuit formally deferred to the 6th Circuit. This avoids the possibility of conflicting federal appeals decisions over the rule’s legality. Google maps...

Full article: http://www.ecobuildingpulse.com/news/three-ways-to-stream...

Tweets

Join us & @DVGBC @ #SGNAHQ for full-day course ...

dvgbc.org 28 Oct '16, 2pm

Cara has experience in conducting Life Cycle Assessments, sustainability assessments, and related green marketing as well ...

@grist

grist.org 27 Oct '16, 2pm

EPA chief says her agency “has a lot to prove” on environmental justice. In an interview with Grist’s Ben Adler and Aura B...

10 Ways

10 Ways

searchenginejournal.com 01 Nov '16, 11am

Every day I’m inspired by public or historical figures like Mother Theresa, Leo Tolstoy, Michael Jordan, and the Dalai Lam...

Trump says again: "I've received many environme...

worldgolf.com 31 Oct '16, 2am

HARRISON, N.Y. -- The Metropolitan Golf Association Foundation is pleased to announce Trump National Golf Club in Bedminst...

Leasing begins for Perch Harlem apartment build...

Perch Harlem, a seven-story, 34-unit multifamily building built to Passive House standards, is now leasing, according to B...

Leasing begins for Perch Harlem apartment build...

Perch Harlem, a seven-story, 34-unit multifamily building built to Passive House standards, is now leasing, according to B...

The huge environmental costs of salmon farms in South America - The Ecologist

The huge environmental costs of salmon farms in...

theecologist.org 01 Nov '16, 8am

Not only has the salmon industry not learned from its mistakes, but it is also looking to expand into new, uncontaminated ...

A Passive House Rental Opens in NYC

ecobuildingpulse.com 25 Oct '16, 7pm

This article was originally featured on our sister site BUILDER . Leasing has officially launched for PERCH Harlem, a seve...