How to make a ‘solar’ landscape

You may not realize it, but we’re living in a golden age of greenhouses.They’re an eco-friendly alternative to conventional power plants, and a major source of electricity for many Americans.But they’ve also been blamed for causing serious air pollution in parts of the country.In a new article for Mashable, eco-minded architects and landscape architects discuss …

EPA Administrator Pruitt: EPA will work with states on new EPA rules for oil painting

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced plans to begin reviewing how states regulate oil painting, a practice that allows oil painting firms to apply to drill in national parks.A review of state regulations will be undertaken in coordination with the Department of Interior (DOI), which is tasked with coordinating the federal government’s efforts to …