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March 5th, 2009

By germanifa01 - March 5th, 2009, 23:58, Category: General



For Fourth Year, CH2M HILL Reduces Internal Environmental Footprint
MSNBC
DENVER, CO - CH2M HILL, a global full-service engineering, procurement, construction, and operations firm and a recognized leader in providing sustainable solutions to clients across a broad spectrum of industry, has reduced its company environmental ...
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By germanifa01 - March 5th, 2009, 22:56, Category: General



USA Today

2009 Aw! ards for Excellence in Energy and Environmental Education
Millbury-Sutton Chronicle, MA
Richard T. Moore, D-Uxbridge, is encouraging his constituents in the Worcester & Norfolk District to apply for Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs Ian Bowles's "Excellence in Energy and Environmental Education" Awards. ...
Houston leads Texas in energy-efficient buildings Bizjournals.com
LA tops ! rankings in energy efficiency Los Angeles Times
EPA honors for 194 SF-area building owners San Francisco Chronicle
Environment News Service - Bizjournals.com
all 248 news articles
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Los Angeles Times

Automakers to skip EPA hearing on tailpipe emissions
Los Angeles Times, CA
Automakers will skip an Environmental Protection Agency hearing being held at the behest of President Obama on whether California and 13 other states should be allowed to regulate tailpipe emissions. Two trade groups will represent the industry in the ...
Mass., other st! ates seek freedom on auto emissions Boston Globe
Stop California's emissions rule, Levin asks EPA Detroit Free Press
EPA considers tougher auto emissions rules USA Today
DetNews.com - Detroit Free Press
all 320 news articles
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By germanifa01 - March 5th, 2009, 21:56, Category: General



Reuters

EPA urged to reverse Bush-era auto emission ruling
The Associated Press
Mary Nichols, chairwoman of the California Air Resources Board, told a packed Environmental Protection Agency hearing just outside Washington that if the state is unable to control the gases blamed for global warming from cars and trucks, its other air ...
Automakers to skip EPA hearing on tailpipe emissions Los Angeles Times
Mass., other states seek freedom on auto emissions Boston Globe
Stop California's emissions rule, Levin asks EPA Detroit Free Press
USA Today - DetNews.com
all 331 news articles
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Globe and Mail

New Enforcement Legislation Cracks Down on Environmental Offenders
MSNBC
OTTAWA, ONTARIO - Cracking down on polluters, poachers and wildlife smugglers through increased fines and new enforcement tools are the main elements of the Environmental Enforcement Bill introduced in the House of Commons today by Environment Minister ...
New federal act would boost fines for corporate polluters Globe and Mail

Bill proposed to get tough on polluters, poachers, wildlife smugglers The Gazette (Montreal)
Tory bill would ramp up penalties fo! r pollut ers Toronto Star
Toronto Sun - Globe and Mail
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New Bedford airport clears environmental hurdle
MSNBC
A $16 million expansion plan for New Bedford Regional Airport has cleared a major environmental hurdle. Ian Bowles, secretary of the state Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs, has ruled that the plan's environmental impact report complies with ...
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Off to a Green Start: A Roundup of Obama's Environmental Progress
Huffington Post, NY
Thankfully those days are over. The decisions coming out of Washington now are actually strengthening America's protections for the air, water, and atmosphere that we rely on. Of course, there will be challenges ahead. Government agencies will make ...
Obama's push for cleaner cars gets public airing The Associated Press
Science Pendulum Swings Quickly in White House Miller-McCune.com
Environmentalists Want Bush Ruling Reversed WMDT
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Bank Information Center

World Bank OKs $1.3B environmental loan to Brazil
International Herald Tribune, France
In a statement, the bank said environmental protection is important particularly in Brazil, which is home to one-third of existing tropical rain forest, as well as the world's largest reservoir of fresh water and most biodiverse savanna. ...
World Bank Approves US$1.3 Billion to Support Brazil’s ..! . Kansas City infoZi! ne
World Bank okays $1.3 billion for Brazil environment Reuters
World Bank Loans Brazil $1.3 Billion To Support Environmental Agenda EasyBourse.com
Bank Information Center - France24
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By germanifa01 - March 5th, 2009, 14:56, Category: General



USA Today

Ho! uston leads Texas in energy-efficient buildings
Bizjournals.com, NC
According to a new list from the Environmental Protection Agency, Houston has 168 Energy Star-rated properties. The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex has the second-highest number of energy-efficient buildings with 81 properties, followed by San Antonio with ...
LA tops rankings in energy efficiency Los Angeles Times
EPA honors for 194 SF-area building! owners< /a> San Francisco Chronicle
California Leads the Nation in Energy Star Buildings Environment News Service
PR Newswire (press release) - Bizjournals.com
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Environment News Service

Supreme Court limits advocacy groups' standing to challenge public ...
New York Times, United States
In a 5-4 ruling, the justices sided with the Bush administration, which argued that environmental groups do not have the standing to sue the Forest Service on land management policies that might contradict congressional action. The Summers v. ...
Bush logging rule is reinstated Los Angeles Times
Indiana law professor comments on Supreme Court decision in ... Indiana University
US Supreme Court checks environmental litigation Crikey
PlanetSave.com - The Associated Press
all 76 news articles
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SYS-CON Media

New Enforcement Legislation Cracks Down on Environmental Offenders
MSNBC
OTTAWA, ONTARIO - Cracking down on polluters, poachers and wildlife sm! ugglers through increased fines and new enforcement tools are ! the main elements of the Environmental Enforcement Bill introduced in the House of Commons today by Environment Minister ...
Bill proposed to get tough on polluters, poachers, wildlife smugglers The Gazette (Montreal)
Tory bill would ramp up penalties for polluters Toronto Star
Tories vow to get mean on green abusers Toronto Sun
all 51 news articles
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Reuters

Automakers to skip EPA hearing on tailpipe emissions
Los Angeles Times, CA
Automakers will skip an Environmental Protection Agency hearing being held at the behest of President Obama on whether California and 13 other states should be allowed to regulate tailpipe emissions. Two trade groups will represent the industry in the ...
EPA considers tougher auto emissions rules USA Today
Obama works on US fuel rule Detroit Free Press
California, other states push on! emissions DetNews.com
Imperial Valley News - SustainableBusiness.com
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Enzyme Environmental Boosts Executive Team to Support Company Growth
MSNBC
FORT WAYNE, IN - Enzyme Environmental Solutions Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EESO) thanks shareholders nationwide who were in attendance at its February 27th Open House event. "It was a true honor to have met new faces that define long-term support in EESO and ...
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Obama's push for cleaner cars gets public airing
The Associated Press
At a public hearing in Arlington, Va., the Environmental Protection Agency will hear arguments Thursday on whether states should be allowed to regulate heat-trapping gases from truck and car exhaust. The agency could reverse a Bush administration ...
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New York's Environmental Protection Fund Nears Zero Balance
ReadMedia (press release), NY
ALBANY, NY (03/05/2009; 0800)(readMedia)-- According to a review of documents obtained through Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) requests, Environmental Advocates of New York predicts the state's Environmental Protection Fund will soon be insolvent as ...Advocates: NY environmental fund near insolvency Staten Island Advance - SILive.com
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By germanifa01 - March 5th, 2009, 12:03, Category: General



Enzyme Environmental Boosts Executive Team to Support Company Growth
MSNBC
FORT WAYNE, IN - Enzyme Environmental Solutions Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EESO) thanks shareholders nationwide who were in attendance at its February 27th Open House event. "It was a true honor to have met new faces that define long-term support in EESO and ...
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Market Wire (press release)

Mid-size Companies Continue Investing to Reduce! Technol ogy's ...
MSNBC
ARMONK, NY - A new global IBM-sponsored (NYSE: IBM) study of mid-size businesses shows that most have initiatives underway that will reduce the environmental impact of their information technology. Almost two-thirds of all companies say they are ...
Midsize Companies Invest In Green To Save Some Green bMighty.com
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Los Angeles Times

Automak ers to skip EPA hearing on tailpipe emissions
Los Angeles Times, CA
Automakers will skip an Environmental Protection Agency hearing being held at the behest of President Obama on whether California and 13 other states should be allowed to regulate tailpipe emissions. Two trade groups will represent the industry in the ...
EPA considers tougher auto emissions rules USA Today
Obama works on US fuel rule Detroit Free Press
California, other states push on emissions DetNews.com
The Hill - Sacramento News & Reviewall 26 news articles
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Environment News Service

Supreme Court limits advocacy groups' standing to challenge public ...
New York Times, United States
In a 5-4 ruling, the justices sided with the Bush administration, which argued that environmental groups do not have the standing to sue the Forest Service on land management policies that might contradict congressional action. The Summers v. ...
Bush logging rule is reinstated Los Angeles Times
Indiana law professor comments on Supreme Court decision in ... Indiana University
US Supreme Court checks environmental litigation Crikey
PlanetSave.com - Alton Telegraph
all 76 news articles
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USA Today

Phoenix ranked 22nd among major cities for Energy Star buildings
Bizjournals.com, NC
The metro area had 39 buildings coveri! ng 7.3 million square feet that meet the energy efficiency standard last year, according to the US Environmental Protection Agency. Those efficiencies translate to $7 million in annual savings and the equivalent of ...
LA tops rankings in energy efficiency Los Angeles Times
EPA honors for 194 SF-area building owners San Francisco Chronicle
California Leads the Nation in Energy Star Buildings Environment News Service
PR Newswire (press release) - Bizjournals.com
all 225 news articles
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Obama's push for cleaner cars gets public airing
The Associated Press
At a public hearing in Arlington, Va., the Environmental Protection Agency will hear arguments Thursday on whether states should be allowed to regul! ate heat-trapping gases from truck and car exhaust. The agency! could r everse a Bush administration ...
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SYS-CON Media

New Enforcement Legislation Cracks Down on Environmental Offenders
MSNBC
OTTAWA, ONTARIO - Cracking down on polluters, poachers and wildlife smugglers through increased fines and new enforcement tools are the main elements of the Environmental Enforcement Bill introduced in the House of Commons today by Environment Minister ...
Bill proposed to get tough on polluters, poachers, wildlife smugglers The Gazette (Montreal! )
Tory bill would ramp up penalties for polluters Toronto Star
Tories vow to get mean on green abusers Toronto Sun
all 51 news articles
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Unusual high-speed rail news release of the day
Los Angeles Times, CA
There are tons of environmental studies and design work that still must be done, plus the little matter of finding at least another $23 billion -- some critics say it will cost more -- to build the initial segment between Anaheim and San Francisco. ...
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Environmental News: - 'We can grow our economy and preserve the environment,' Obama says ... - New York Times

By germanifa01 - March 5th, 2009, 0:56, Category: General


'We can grow our economy and preserve the environment,' Obama says ... - New York Times


'We can grow our economy and preserve the environment,' Obama says ...
New York Times, United States
A blog about energy, the environment and the bottom line. "Today I've signed a memorandum that will help restore the scientific process to its rightful place at the heart of the Endangered Species Act, a process undermined by past administrations," ...


Supreme Court limits advocacy groups' standing to challenge public ... - New York Times

Environment News Service

Supreme Court limits advocacy groups' standing to challenge public ...
New York Times, United States
A blog about energy, the environment and the bottom line. In a 5-4 ruling, the justices sided with the Bush administration, which argued that environmental groups do not have the standing to sue the ! Forest Service on land management policies that might ...
Supreme Court limits challenges to logging in federal forests The Miami Herald
Supreme Court: Citizens Can’t Sue to Protect Federal Land PlanetSave.com
S! upreme C ourt Excludes Public Comment, Appeal of Small Timber Sales Environment News Service
all 74 news articles


'Inside/Outside: Artist Environments' - San Francisco Chronicle

'Inside/Outside: Artist Environments'
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA
For "Inside/Outside: Artist Environments," the Museum of Craft and Folk Art's show that opens today, curator Jennifer McCabe didn't just want to show pictures of artists trying to create immersive environments - she wanted to find an artist to make one ...


Loop project enters environmental phase - 2TheAdvocate

Loop project enters environmental phase
2TheAdvocate, LA
News 2's Luke Margolis explains how the loop has entered its environmental phase, but not everyone is convinced the environment is a top priority. Only staff-produced articles and videos are archived in the Online search. WBRZ videos can be found on ...


Some states pick jobs over environmental rules - MSNBC

Some states pick jobs over environmental rules
MSNBC
The call for economic stimulus is having an unintended side effect in places like Montana, where environmental protections are on the verge of being repealed in the name of jobs. One bill gets straight to the issue — promising to exempt hundreds of ...
For some states, jobs prevail over the environment SmartBrief
all 4 news articles