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March 8th, 2009

By germanifa01 - March 8th, 2009, 16:57, Category: General



Examiner.com

What was Scripps thinking in giving Al Gore an award?
Examiner.com
Former Vice President Al Gore was in town this week to receive the inaugural "Roger Revelle Prize" from UC San Diego's Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) for his environmental work. Gore, who has championed global warming as his pet cause, ...
Gore To Receive 'Roger Revelle Prize' In SD KGTV, 10News.com
Gore's Gruesome New Prize (Updated) American Thinker
NEWS | SAN DIEGO Gore urges gathering to 'lead in the greatest crisis' San Diego Daily Transcript (subscription)
Del Mar Times
all 45 news articles
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Administration Plans New Regulations on Coal-Ash Ponds
New York Times, United States
The environmental agency has identified 63 sites where groundwater was contaminated by heavy metal! s from coal ash dumps. The questionnaire, aimed at above-grou! nd ponds , does not ask about several key aspects of ash dumps, including whether they are ...
State, federal environmental officials defend ash spill progress WVLT
Utility gets OK to dredge coal ash from river MSNBC
T! enn., fed agencies defend response to ash spill Forbes
NewsChannel5.com - The Tennessean
all 34 news articles
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Obama veers from Bush's environmental course
USA Today
The reversals undertaken "are the easiest things to move quickly on," says Klyza, co-author of a book on presidential environmental policy. The hard work, such as filling in the details of how Obama will keep his campaign pledge to cut global warming ...
What Fresh New Horror Comes Our Way? Canada Free Press
An Antidote Called Hope La Prensa San Diego
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MLive.com

No money to pursue polluters: State environmental agency can't ...
MLive.com, MI
KALAMAZOO TOWNSHIP -- The state's environmental agency is too broke to investigate who's responsible for contaminating 15 private wells in Kalamazoo Township. So taxpayers will pay $400000 to connect the homes to municipal water, in addition to $1.2 ...
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By germanifa01 - March 8th, 2009, 13:59, Category: General



MLive.com

No money to pursue polluters: State environmental agency can't ...
MLive.com, MI
KALAMAZOO TOWNSHIP -- The state's environmental agency is too broke to investigate who's responsible for contaminating 15 private wells in Kalamazoo Township. So taxpayers will pay $400000 to connect the homes to municipal water, in addition to $1.2 ...
Read More....


Administration Plans New Regulations on Coal-Ash Ponds
New York Times, United States
The environmental agency has identified 63 sites where groundwater was contaminated by heavy metals from coal ash dumps. The questionnaire, aimed at above-ground ponds, does not ask about several key aspects of ash dumps, including whether they are ...
State, federal environmental officials defend ash spill progress WVLT
Utility gets OK to dredge coal ash from river MSNBC
Tenn., fed agencies defend response to ash spill Forbes
NewsChannel5.com - The Tennessean
all 34 news articles
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Obama veers from Bush's environmental course
USA Today
The reversals undertaken "are the easiest things to move quickly on," says Klyza, co-author of a book on presidential environmental policy. The hard work, such as filling in the details of how Obama will keep his campaign pledge to cut global warming ...
What Fresh New Horror Comes Our Way? Canada Free Press
Debate: Yes: Cost of doing nothing is too great Eagl! e Tribune
all 19 news articles
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myfoxny.com

Study mixed on environmental effects of windmills
Newsday, NY
Consultants for the state Department of Environmental Protection released the report Friday. It says the proposed wind farms could limit commercial and recreational fishing and boating and disrupt marine life. The report also says wind turbines can ...
Report claims windmill power may harm ocean life The Star-Ledger - NJ.com
Report Finds NJ Coast Windmills Could Impact Marine Life DigitalJournal.com
all 11 news articles
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By germanifa01 - March 8th, 2009, 11:56, Category: General



Obama veers from Bush's environmental course
USA Today
The reversals undertaken "are the easiest things to move quickly on," says Klyza, co-author of a book on presidential environmental policy. The hard work, such as filling in the details of how Obama will keep his campaign pledge to cut global warming ...
What Fresh New Horror Comes Our Way? Canada Free Press
Debate: Yes: Cost of doing nothing is too great Eagle Tribune
all 19 news articles
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By germanifa01 - March 8th, 2009, 10:56, Category: General



New York Times

Little Impact Is Foreseen Over Change for Emissions
New York Times, United States
“We think it’sa New York issue, and we don’t see it having any impact in other states, including New Jersey’s program,” said Jeanne Herb, the policy director for New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection, in a widely echoed sentiment. ...
Environmental & Energy Groups Call on NY Gov to Change Course ... ReadMedia (press release)
New York governor goes in the tank for industry, backs away from ... Grist Magazine
Paterson downplays his clean-air position Crain's New York Business
Tapped - New York Times
all 35 news articles
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Ex-DNR! secretary to oversee federal cleanup of bay
Baltimore Sun, United States

By Timothy B. Wheeler A former Maryland natural resources secretary has been tapped to oversee the Environmental Protection Agency's Chesapeake Bay restoration effort, an appointment activists say they hope signifies an increased commitment by the ...
EPA halts dioxin talks - again The Saginaw News - MLive.com
all 4 news articles
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Washington Post

Bigger Share of Ethanol Is Sought in Gasoline
New York Times, United States
The Environmental Protection Agency and the Energy Department have been testing higher ethanol blends. The EPA has nine months to review the request, but it could decide before that to increase the blend cap slightly, to 12 or 13 percent. ...
Backers want to put more ethanol in your fuel Kansas City Star
Producers want higher ethanol limits for gasoline The Associated Press
More Ethanol in Your Gas Tank? Struggling Producers Petition EPA ... U.S. News & World Report
Reuters - The Associated Press
all 226 news articles
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New York Times

Fresh Starts Hiring in Hydrology Resists the Slump
New York Times, United States
After creation of the Environmental Protection Agency in 1970 and passage of the Clean Air Act in 1977 and Superfund legislation in 1980, hydrologists’ work was largely focused on water quality. Today, however, “an increasing percentage of hydrologists ...!
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Ireland Stapleton Establishes Environmental Law Practice Group
PR Web (press release), WA
The Denver-based law firm, Ireland Stapleton Pryor & Pascoe, PC, has established an environmental law practice group. Denver (PRWEB) March 8, 2009 -- The Denver-based law firm, Ireland Stapleton Pryor & Pascoe, PC, has est! ablished an environmental law ...
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MLive.com

No money to pursue polluters: State environmental agency can't ...
MLive.com, MI
KALAMAZOO TOWNSHIP -- The state's environmental agency is too broke to investigate who's responsible for contaminating 15 private wells in Kalamazoo Township. So taxpayers will pay $400000 to connect the homes to municipal water, in addition to $1.2 ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - March 8th, 2009, 8:55, Category: General



New York Times

Fresh S! tarts Hiring in Hydrology Resists the Slump
New York Times, United States
After creation of the Environmental Protection Agency in 1970 and passage of the Clean Air Act in 1977 and Superfund legislation in 1980, hydrologists’ work was largely focused on water quality. Today, however, “an increasing percentage of hydrologists ...
Read More....


Ex-Md. official to oversee EPA cleanup of bay
Baltimore Sun, United States
By Timothy B. Wheeler A former Maryland natural resources secretary has been tapped to oversee the Environmental Protection Agency's Chesapeake Bay restoration effort, an appointment activists say they hope signifies an increased commitment by the ...
EPA halts dioxin talks - again The Saginaw News - MLive.com
all 3 news articles
Read More....


myfoxny.com

Study mixed on environmental effects of windmills
Newsday, NY
Consultants for the state Department of Environmental Protection released the report Friday. It says the proposed wind farms could limit commercial and recreational fishing and boating and disrupt marine life. The report also says wind turbines can ...
Report claims windmill power may harm ocean life The Star-Ledger - NJ.com
Report Finds NJ Coast Windmills Could Impact Marine Life DigitalJournal.com
all 10 news articles
Read More....


Obama veers from Bush's environmental course
USA Today
The reversals undertaken "are the easiest things to move quickly on," says Klyza, co-author of a book on presidential environmental policy. The hard work, such as filling in the details of how Obama will keep his campaign pledge to cut global warming ...
What Fresh New Horror Comes Our Way? Canada Free Press
all 3 news articles
Read More....


Hospital project a step closer to resuming
Los Angeles Times, CA
A coalition opposed! to the project, formed by neighbors and groups including the ! Service Employees International Union, which represents healthcare workers, has been battling in court to force the city to perform a more extensive environmental impact ...
Holy Cross Hospital expansion back on track Los Angeles Daily News
Providence Holy Cross Gets Council OK To Finish Expansion KHTS Radio
all 5 news articles
Read More....


Protect environmental fund
Albany Times Union, NY
All are placed at risk by his proposal to cut the Environmental Protection Fund and ! divert its secure revenue source. Scenic Hudson and The Nature! Conserv ancy are working with partners to ensure the preservation of key parcels in the Hudson Valley and ...
Read More....


Administration Plans New Regulations on Coal-Ash Ponds
New York Times, United States
The environmental agency has iden! tified 63 sites where groundwater was contaminated by heavy metals from coal ash dumps. The questionnaire, aimed at above-ground ponds, does not ask about several key aspects of ash dumps, including whether they are ...
Read More....


New York Times

Little Impact Is Foreseen Over Change for Emissions
New York Times, United States
“We think it’sa New York issue, and we don’t see it having any impact in other states, including New Jersey’s program,” said Jeanne Herb, the policy director for New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection, in a widely echoed sentiment. ...
Environmental & Energy Groups Call on NY Gov to Change Course ... ReadMedia (press release)
New York governor goes in the tank for industry, backs away from ... Grist Magazine
Paterson downplays his clean-air position Crain's New York Business
Tapped - New York Times
all 35 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - March 8th, 2009, 7:55, Category: General



New York Times

Bigger Share of Ethanol Is Sought in Gasoline
New York Times, United States
The Environmental Protection Agency and the Energy Department have been testing higher ethanol blends. The EPA has nine months to review the request, but it could decide before that to increase the blend cap slightly, to 12 or 13 percent. ...
Backers want to put more ethanol in your fuel Kansas City Star
Producers want higher ethanol limit! s for ga soline The Associated Press
More Ethanol in Your Gas Tank? Struggling Producers Petition EPA ... U.S. News & World Report
Reuters - Daily Republic
all 226 news articles
Read More....


Administration Plans New Regulations on Coal-Ash Ponds
New York Times, United States! < /font>
The environmental agency has identified 63 sites where groundwater was contaminated by heavy metals from coal ash dumps. The questionnaire, aimed at above-ground ponds, does not ask about several key aspects of ash dumps, including whether they are ...
Read More....


KEPR 19

Judge makes plea for environmental officials to compromise on ...
MiamiHerald.com, FL
He recommended federal attorneys ask their new clients - President Barack Obama's environmental officials - if they might want to compromise on their plan to protect 13 endangered stocks of salmon and steelhead. Then he gave salmon advocates a reason ...
A strong new current behind Columbia salmon The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
all 248 news articles
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Protect environmental fund
Albany Times Union, NY
All are placed at risk by his proposal to cut the Environmental Protection Fund and divert its secure revenue source. Scenic Hudson and The Nature Conservancy are working with partners to ensure the preservation of key parcels in the Hudson Valley and ...
Read More....


Washington Post

FACTBOX-German coal-fired power plant projects
Reuters
March 6 (Reuters) - The following list shows the status of controversial new coal-fired power plant projects in Germany, where environmental campaigners focus on the climate-harming carbon em! issions from the coal-to-power generation process. ...
Coal plants checked by enviro campaigns, costs The Associated Press
Michigan's coal-burning power plant issue a 'mess' Toledo Blade
Green group protests coal power plant plans Centre Daily Times
SteelGuru
all 102 news articles
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New York Times

Little Impact Is Foreseen Over Change for Emissions
New York Times, United States
! “We think it’sa New York issue, and we don’t see it havi! ng any i mpact in other states, including New Jersey’s program,” said Jeanne Herb, the policy director for New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection, in a widely echoed sentiment. ...
Environmental & Energy Groups Call on NY Gov to Change Course ... ReadMedia (press release)
New York governor goes in the tank for industry, backs away from ... Grist Magazine
Paterson downplays his clean-air position Crain's New York Business
Tapped - New York Times
all 35 news articles
Read More....


Hospital project a step closer to resuming
Los Angeles Times, CA
A coalition opposed to the project, formed by neighbors and groups including the Service Employees! International Union, which represents healthcare workers, has been battling in court to force the city to perform a more extensive environmental impact ...
Holy Cross Hospital expansion back on track Los Angeles Daily News
Providence Holy Cross Gets Council OK To Finish Expansion KHTS Radio
all 5 news articles
Read More....


myfoxny.com

Study mixed on environmental effects of windmills
Newsday, NY
Consultants for the state Department of Environmental Protection released the report Friday. It says the proposed wind farms could limit commercial and recreational fishing and boating and disrupt marine life. The report also says wind turbines can ...
Re! port claims windmill power may harm ocean life The Star-Ledger - NJ.com
Report Finds NJ Coast Windmills Could Impact Marine Life DigitalJournal.com
all 10 news articles
Read More....


!
Obama veers from Bush's environmental course
USA Today
The reversals undertaken "are the easiest things to move quickly on," says Klyza, co-author of a book on presidential environmental policy. The hard work, such as filling in the details of how Obama will keep his campaign pledge to cut global warming ...
What Fresh New Horror Comes Our Way? Canada Free Press
all 3 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - March 8th, 2009, 4:57, Category: General



Administration Plans New Regulations on Coal-Ash Ponds
New York Times, United States
The environmental agency has identified 63 sites where groundwater was contaminated by heavy metals from coal ash dumps. The questionnaire, aimed at above-ground ponds, does not ask about several key aspects of ash dumps, including whether they are ...
State, federal environmental officials defend ash spill progress WVLT
Utility gets OK to dredge coal ash from river MSNBC
Tenn., fed agencies defend response to ash spill Forbes
NewsChannel5.com - WAAY
all 30 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - March 8th, 2009, 3:55, Category: General



Washington Post

FACTBOX-German coal-fired power plant projects
Reuters
March 6 (Reuters) - The following list shows the status of controversial new coal-fired power plant projects in Germany, where environmental campaigners focus on the climate-harming carbon emissions from the coal-to-power generation process. ...
Michigan's coal-burning power plant issue a 'mess' Toledo Blade
Coal plants checked by enviro campaigns, costs The Associated Press
Coal plants checked by enviro campaigns, costs Washington Post
Centre Daily Times - SteelGuru
all 85 news articles
Read More....


New York Times

Fresh Starts Hiring in Hydrology Resists the Slump
New York Times, United States
After creation of the Environmental Protection Agency in 1970 and passage of the Clean Air Act in 1977 and Superfund legislation in 1980, hydrologists’ work was largely focused on water quality. Today, however, “an increasing percentage of hydrologists ...
Read More....


New York Times

Little Impact Is Foreseen Over Change for Emissions
New York Times, United States
“We think it’sa New York issue, and we don’t see it having any impact in other states, including New Jersey’s program,” said Jeanne Herb, the policy director for New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection, in a widely echoed sentiment. ...
Environmental & Energy Groups Call on NY Gov to Change Course ... ReadMedia (press release)
New York governor goes in the tank for industry, backs away from ... Grist Magazine
Paterson downplays his clean-air position Crain's New York Business
Tapped - New York Times
all 35 news articles
Read More....


Washington Post

Rush Limbaugh is no conservative, say Republicans for ...
Austin American-Statesman, TX
Throw into that second category the group Republicans for Environmental Protection, composed of a moderate strain of the party and a group that has had something of an identity crisis the past few years — it withheld endorsement of! W. for president in ...
Video: White House Has A New Target - Bloomberg Bloomberg
Rushing Toward Irrelevance Beaconcast
Limbaugh Challenges Obama to a Debate BET
all 2,117 news articles
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Washington Post

Bigger Share of Ethanol Is Sought in Gasoline
New York Times, United States
The Environmental Protection Agency and the Energy Department have been testing higher ethanol blends. The EPA has nine months to ! review the request, but it could decide before that to increase the blend cap slightly, to 12 or 13 percent. ...
Backers want to put more ethanol in your fuel Kansas City Star
Producers want higher ethanol limits for gasoline The Associated Press
More Ethanol in Your Gas Tank? Struggling Producers Petition EPA ... U.S. News & World Report
Reuters - Daily Republic
all 225 news articles
Read More....


myfoxny.com

Study mixed on environmental effects of windmills
Newsday, NY
Consultants for the state Department of Environmental Protection released the report Friday. It says the proposed wind farms could limit commercial and recreational fishing and boating and disrupt marine life. The report also says wind turbines can ...
Report claims windmill power may harm ocean life The Star-Ledger - NJ.com
! Report Finds NJ Coast Windmills Could Impact Marine Life DigitalJournal.com
all 10 news articles
Read More....


Hospital project a step closer to resuming
Los Angeles Times, CA
A coalition opposed to the project, formed by neighbors and groups including the Service Employees International Union, which represents healthcare workers, has been battling in court to force the city to perform a more extensive environmental impact ...
Holy Cross Hospital expansion back on track Los Angeles Daily News
Providence Holy Cross Gets Council OK To Finish Expansion KHTS Radio
all 5 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - March 8th, 2009, 1:55, Category: General



Washington Post

Bigger Share of Ethanol Is Sought in Gasoline
New York Times, United States
The Environmental Protection Agency and the Energy Department have been testing higher ethanol blends. The EPA has nine months to review the request, but it could decide before that to increase the blend cap slightly, to 12 or 13 percent. ...
Backers want to put more ethanol in your fuel Kansas City Star
Producers want hi! gher eth anol limits for gasoline The Associated Press
More Ethanol in Your Gas Tank? Struggling Producers Petition EPA ... U.S. News & World Report
Reuters - Daily Republic
all 225 news articles
Read More....


New York Times

Little Impact Is Foreseen Over Change for Emissions
New York Times, United States
“We think it’sa New York issue, and we don’t see it having any impact in other states, including New Jersey’s program,” said Jeanne Herb, the policy director for New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection, in a widely echoed sentiment. ...
Environmental & Energy Groups Call on NY Gov to Change Course ... ReadMedia (press release)
New York governor goes in the tank for industry, backs away from ... Grist Magazine
Paterson downplays his clean-air position ! Crain's New York Business
Tapped - New York Times
all 35 news articles
Read More....


Globe and Mail

New Enforcement Legislatio! n Cracks Down on Environmental Offenders
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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 for polluters Toronto Star
Toronto Sun - Globe and Mail
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