News Releases

News Release | Environment Virginia Research & Policy Center

Congratulations Gina McCarthy, Our New U.S. EPA Administrator

After months of delays, the Senate votes to confirm President Obama's highly qualified nominee to head the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Gina McCarthy.

News Release | Environment Virginia Research & Policy Center

President Obama’s Climate Plan a Clear Victory for Virginia, Future Generations

President Obama took the next step forward on global warming prevention, mitigation, and adaptation during his address at Georgetown University.

News Release | Environment Virginia Research & Policy Center

Pres. Obama to Unveil Plan to Address Climate Change

President Obama will announce a comprehensive climate action plan on Tuesday, June 25th at 1:35 pm EST from Georgetown University.

News Release | Environment Virginia Research and Policy Center

9 out of 10 Virginians Live in Areas Hit by Recent Weather Disasters

A new Environment Virginia Research & Policy Center report finds that weather-related disasters are already affecting hundreds of millions of Americans, and documents how global warming could lead to certain extreme weather events becoming even more common or more severe in the future.

News Release | Environment Virginia

Environment Virginia, Congressman Jim Moran, and the BlueGreen Alliance Give Springtime Energy-Saving Tips and Tour Local Super-Efficient Home

Congressman Jim Moran, the Blue Green Alliance and local leaders joined Environment Virginia on a tour of a super-efficient home owned by Scott Sklar in Arlington, VA.   The groups outlined top tips for home and business owners to reduce their energy use and protect our environment.

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