Latest Nancy Sutley Stories

2013-08-28 23:17:27

Prominent Sustainability Expert Joins Leadership Group Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 David Nahai, environmental attorney, political activist, and former head of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has agreed to join the Leadership Council, the primary advisory board of both Cleantech Los Angeles (CLA) and the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI). As the former General Manager and Commission President of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP),...

2011-01-28 12:00:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Carrier Corp. welcomed Nancy Sutley, Chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ), to its Charlotte, N.C., chiller factory for a tour and overview of the company's approach to environmental sustainability. Chair Sutley viewed the manufacturing facility and spoke to employees building Carrier's Evergreen® 23XRV chillers, which exceed the energy efficiency industry standard by 40 percent. Carrier Corp., a...

2009-06-22 15:02:00

Three-Day Conference to focus on Education, Health and Sustainable Communities LOS ANGELES, June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 26th Annual Conference of the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO), a three-day event designed to enhance the governance skills of participants and deepen their understanding of critical policy issues, will take place on June 25-27 at the Hollywood Renaissance Hotel in Los Angeles, California. The NALEO Annual Conference is...

2009-04-07 14:00:11

A White House official said on Tuesday that U.S. President Barack Obama has taken steps on climate and clean energy that prove the United States is preparing to lead the world in fighting global warming, Reuters reported. Nancy Sutley, chair of the White House's Council on Environmental Quality, told a carbon trade conference: "The administration is signaling to the rest of the world that the United States is ready to assume leadership in helping to bring the world together and reduce our...

2009-02-21 16:08:27

A proposed treaty to be negotiated by more than 140 countries will focus on measures to reduce the use of mercury worldwide, a U.S. official says. Nancy Sutley, head of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, said in a statement that the proposed treaty will be created in such a way that signing countries will be legally bound to limit the use of the toxic metal, The Washington Post reported Saturday. The United States will play a leading role in working with other nations to craft...

2008-12-15 16:47:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of John Flicker, President, National Audubon Society: "Carol Browner is an outstanding choice to direct the integration of energy and environmental policy and to reposition the U.S. as a leader in addressing global warming. No one is better suited to addressing these challenges than Carol Browner. As the very successful and longest serving administrator of the EPA, Carol Browner has a proven track record of success....

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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