Newsroom: Press Release Archive: June 2014

June 24, 2014
ADEQ Officials Announce that Agency’s First Groundwater Cleanup Project Using Solar Energy has been Completed
PHOENIX (June 24, 2014) – Arizona Department of Environmental Quality officials announced today that the agency has completed its first groundwater remediation project using solar energy in an instrumental role and saved nearly $13,000 in energy-related costs as a result.
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June 17, 2014
ADEQ Announces $25,100 Brownfields Grant Awarded to Seligman Historical Society for Work on Cottage Hotel
PHOENIX (June 17, 2014) – Arizona Department of Environmental Quality officials announced today that a $21,000 Brownfields grant has been awarded to the City of Somerton for asbestos abatement in a downtown building slated for demolition in preparation for construction of a new city hall complex.
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June 16, 2014
ADEQ Announces $21,000 Brownfields Grant Awarded to Somerton for Abating Asbestos in Structure to be Demolished
PHOENIX (June 16, 2014) – Arizona Department of Environmental Quality officials announced today that a $21,000 Brownfields grant has been awarded to the City of Somerton for asbestos abatement in a downtown building slated for demolition in preparation for construction of a new city hall complex.
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June 6, 2014
High Pollution Advisory
PHOENIX (June 6, 2014) – The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality is issuing its first ozone High Pollution Advisory (HPA) of the year for the Phoenix metropolitan area for the remainder of Friday, June 6.
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June 5, 2014
ADEQ Announces Formation of Stakeholder Group to Assist in Response to EPA’s Carbon Dioxide Rules
PHOENIX (June 5, 2014) – Arizona Department of Environmental Quality officials announced today that a stakeholder group will be formed to assist ADEQ in developing a plan in response to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed requirements to cut carbon pollution from existing power plants in Arizona.
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