Where’s Lisa Jackson Now? Apple Hires Former EPA Admin

Apple has chosen former Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa P. Jackson as its new head of environmental policy, CEO Tim Cook announced. Jackson stepped down from the EPA in February. Jackson will ostensibly help Apple in dealing with the company’s effects on the environment in its manufacturing and product practices, an area of intense scrutiny for … Continue reading Where’s Lisa Jackson Now? Apple Hires Former EPA Admin

Sens. McCaskill and Blunt Respond to Requests to Approve EPA Administrator Nomination

I signed a petition asking my Missouri Senators to approve President Obama's nomination of Gina McCarthy as the next Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. But with so many things in our nation's capital these days, decisions are left unmade and our lives hang in the balance. McCarthy was nominated on March 4, 2013. Her … Continue reading Sens. McCaskill and Blunt Respond to Requests to Approve EPA Administrator Nomination

From Pig Manure to Bio-Adhesive

The NC A&T State University Team is leading the  2013 Department of Energy NATIONAL CLEAN ENERGY BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION, creating a bio-adhesive with numerous uses from pig manure. Check out the video to learn more and vote here http://energy.gov/2013-national-clean-energy-business-plan-competition BIOADHESIVE ALLIANCE - North Carolina A&T State University Bioadhesive Alliance Inc. is a developer and manufacturer of “PiGrid”, … Continue reading From Pig Manure to Bio-Adhesive