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DNREC Delaware Coastal Programs now accepting letters of interest from Delaware communities for Resilient Community Partnership assistance

Delaware Coastal Programs | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Energy and Climate | Date Posted: Friday, May 11, 2018

DNREC’s Delaware Coastal Programs (DCP) is soliciting letters of interest for participating in the Resilient Community Partnership program, whose aim is to improve the management and wise use of land and water resources while promoting compatible economic development in the coastal zone.




DNREC Division of Parks & Recreation highlights installation of solar panels that now power Fort Delaware State Park

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Energy and Climate | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Friday, April 27, 2018

The Division of Parks & Recreation today marked the installation of 540 solar panels to power Fort Delaware State Park. U.S. Senators Tom Carper and Chris Coons, PSEG representatives, Delaware City Mayor Stanley Green, other state officials, and schoolchildren joined DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin for the dedication.




Delaware students experience renewable energy technology firsthand in 2018 Junior Solar Sprint model car competition sponsored by DNREC

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Energy and Climate | Date Posted: Friday, April 27, 2018

HARRINGTON – DNREC’s Division of Energy & Climate teamed up with the Delaware Technology Student Association Thursday, April 26 to host 19 teams of middle school students from across the state for the 2018 Junior Solar Sprint solar-powered model car competition, with racers competing for top speed in time trials, as well as for awards in engineering design and creative design.




Governor Carney Urges U.S. EPA to Reconsider Rollback of Vehicle Emission Standards

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Air Quality | Division of Energy and Climate | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Environment | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Rollback is detrimental to Delaware’s environment, economy and public health, Governor says WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Wednesday urged the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to reconsider the agency’s planned revision of Light Duty Vehicle Standards for auto emissions because of adverse environmental, economic and health impacts for Delaware. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt […]




DNREC accepting nominations through March 23 for Coastal Zone Conversion Permit Act Regulatory Advisory Committee

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Energy and Climate | Date Posted: Friday, March 9, 2018

DNREC is accepting nominations for potential members of a Coastal Zone Conversion Permit Act Regulatory Advisory Committee. Nominations are accepted through March 23.







  Category: Division of Energy and Climate


DNREC Delaware Coastal Programs now accepting letters of interest from Delaware communities for Resilient Community Partnership assistance

Delaware Coastal Programs | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Energy and Climate | Date Posted: Friday, May 11, 2018

DNREC’s Delaware Coastal Programs (DCP) is soliciting letters of interest for participating in the Resilient Community Partnership program, whose aim is to improve the management and wise use of land and water resources while promoting compatible economic development in the coastal zone.




DNREC Division of Parks & Recreation highlights installation of solar panels that now power Fort Delaware State Park

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Energy and Climate | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Friday, April 27, 2018

The Division of Parks & Recreation today marked the installation of 540 solar panels to power Fort Delaware State Park. U.S. Senators Tom Carper and Chris Coons, PSEG representatives, Delaware City Mayor Stanley Green, other state officials, and schoolchildren joined DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin for the dedication.




Delaware students experience renewable energy technology firsthand in 2018 Junior Solar Sprint model car competition sponsored by DNREC

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Energy and Climate | Date Posted: Friday, April 27, 2018

HARRINGTON – DNREC’s Division of Energy & Climate teamed up with the Delaware Technology Student Association Thursday, April 26 to host 19 teams of middle school students from across the state for the 2018 Junior Solar Sprint solar-powered model car competition, with racers competing for top speed in time trials, as well as for awards in engineering design and creative design.




Governor Carney Urges U.S. EPA to Reconsider Rollback of Vehicle Emission Standards

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Air Quality | Division of Energy and Climate | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Environment | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Rollback is detrimental to Delaware’s environment, economy and public health, Governor says WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Wednesday urged the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to reconsider the agency’s planned revision of Light Duty Vehicle Standards for auto emissions because of adverse environmental, economic and health impacts for Delaware. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt […]




DNREC accepting nominations through March 23 for Coastal Zone Conversion Permit Act Regulatory Advisory Committee

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Energy and Climate | Date Posted: Friday, March 9, 2018

DNREC is accepting nominations for potential members of a Coastal Zone Conversion Permit Act Regulatory Advisory Committee. Nominations are accepted through March 23.