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Governor Markell Cuts the Ribbon on Solar Power System for Belvedere Fire Company in Wilmington

Date Posted: Wednesday, February 8th, 2012
Categories:  DNREC Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) Office of the Governor

Built from Delaware-manufactured components by Delaware contractors, the system will save the fire company an estimated one-third of its electric utility costs – approximately $400,000 over the life of the system.




Delmar’s New State-of-the-Art Wastewater Treatment Facility Unveiled

Date Posted: Tuesday, December 20th, 2011
Categories:  DNREC Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) Office of the Governor

Delmar’s new state-of-the-art wastewater treatment facility was unveiled today at a ribbon-cutting ceremony that included dignitaries from Delaware, Maryland, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. They were joined by representatives from local construction and engineering companies who worked for more than a year to transform the outdated facility to an innovative, effective wastewater treatment plant that protects the health and safety of families and provides significant clean water benefits for the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.




DNREC, Clean Air Council and DuPont Announce Air Quality Investments in New Castle

Date Posted: Friday, December 9th, 2011
Categories:  DNREC Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) Office of the Governor

Neighbors of Trinity Distribution Services in New Castle are benefitting from an environmentally-friendly project that improves air quality and the quality of life for residents in neighborhoods adjacent to the facility. Twenty diesel generators used to power refrigerated storage containers at the company’s Roger Road site have been replaced with electrified outlets, significantly reducing air pollutants, diesel fumes and noise in the community.




State Issues Permit to Transform NRG Dover Energy Center

Date Posted: Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011
Categories:  DNREC Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) Office of the Governor

Governor Jack Markell and DNREC Secretary Collin O’Mara announced that an air quality construction permit has been issued to NRG Energy Center Dover for a project that will transform its current coal-fueled facility in Kent County into one of the nation’s cleanest power plants.




Delaware Celebrates 100 Years of Fish & Wildlife Conservation

Date Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2011
Categories:  Division of Fish and Wildlife DNREC Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) Office of the Governor

Governor Jack Markell and U.S. Senator Chris Coons today joined DNREC Secretary Collin O’Mara, the staff of the Division of Fish and Wildlife and a host of conservation partners and supporters to officially celebrate the 100th anniversary of fish and wildlife conservation in Delaware with a special ceremony at the Russell W. Peterson Urban Wildlife Refuge in Wilmington.




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