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  • Sep 2, 2015- 7:45 AM
    AGC Contractors Environmental Conference
    Westin Crystal City
    1800 Jefferson Davis Highway

    I’m pleased to announce that I will speaking at The Associated General Contractors of America 2015 Contractors Environmental Conference, which will be held September 2-3, 2015 in Arlington, Virginia.  My topic is “Next Generation of Compliance and Reporting Environmental Information”, and I will be co-presenting with Carey Johnston, PE, Enforcement Targeting and Data Division, Office of Compliance, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.  Attendees will:

    –Keep abreast of recent developments to provide the public broad and easy access to company-specific environmental inspection and compliance data.

    –Discuss new mandatory reporting requirements (e.g., NPDES eReporting rule) for construction operators.

    –Know the information you must report and information that you may voluntarily report.

    –Consider the benefits of voluntarily disclosing violations using EPA’s audit policy.

    –Learn the steps to take if you receive a violation notice from EPA.

    I will be live tweeting the event, so be sure to follow me on Twitter for updates from the conference!

  • Oct 3, 2015- 10:00 AM
    Illinois Solar Tour

    The 2015 Illinois Solar Tour will take place on Saturday, October 3rd from 10:00am to 2:00pm.  Home and business owners with renewable energy installations are invited to open their homes to the public and share their passion, knowledge and experience of owning, maintaining and living with renewable energy.  Click here to find out more.

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