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  • Apply for the 2015 Clean Air Excellence Awards – Through the 2015 Clean Air Excellence Awards, the EPA will recognize innovative and replicable programs, projects and technologies that directly or indirectly work to reduce emissions of criteria pollutants, hazardous air pollutants and greenhouse gases. These projects could involve renewable energy, energy efficiency, combined heat and power, transportation and efficiency and/or indoor air quality. Sept. 12 is the deadline to submit an application.