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March 11th, 2009

By germanifa01 - March 11th, 2009, 19:55, Category: General



INSIDE WASHINGTON: Probe finds health risks missed
The Associated Press
It frequently faces residents who expect environmental answers for a host of illnesses, which science can't always provide. But the agency's critics also include some of its own scientists, including toxicologist Christopher De Rosa, who told Congress ...
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Ecorazzi

Bay Area activist to advise Obama on green jobs
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA
Bay Area environmental activist and author Van Jones will join the Obama administration as adviser for green jobs, enterprise and innovation, the White House Council on Environmental Quality announced Tuesday. Jones, 40, is the founder of Green for All ...
Obama's 'green jobs handyman' ready to serve New York Times
Van Jones Discusses Environmental Concerns in Low-Income and ... Civilrights.org
Green For All Founder Joins White House As Green Jobs Advisor Environment News Service
F! acing South - U.S. News & World Report
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Environmental field trips
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Jackie Burrell If you're a Bay Area kid, chances are you will have gone on at least a dozen field trips to environmental education museums, waste management facilities or waterworks by the time you hit high school. You'll have met the Bat Lady, ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - March 11th, 2009, 11:58, Category: General



Environment News Service

BP to pay environ! mental penalty at Texas City -EPA
Reuters
L) agreed to pay $785662 to settle alleged violations of US environmental regulations at its Texas City, Texas, refinery, the federal Environmental Protection Agency said on Monday. "BP Texas City is committed to continuing its progress in improving ...
BP fined by US environmental regulator Business Green
BP's Texas City Refinery Fined Again Environment News Service
BP Paying Another Big Penalty for Texas City Refinery Occupational Health Safety
Jakarta News - Beaumont Ent! erprise
all 68 news articles
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Environment News Service

Bay Area activist to advise Obama on green jobs
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA
Bay Area environmental activist and author Van Jones will join the Obama administration as adviser for green jobs, enterprise and innovation, the White House Council on Environmental Quality announced Tuesday. Jones, 40, is the founder of Green for All ...
Obama's 'green jobs handyman' ready to serve New York Times
Green For All Founder Joins White House As Green Jobs Advisor Environment News Service
Obama Drafts Van Jones as Green Jobs Adviser U.S. News & World Report
Atlantic Online - High Country News
all 101 news articles
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Straits Times

Disney sets new environmental goals
Bizjournals.com, NC
As part of its 2008 Corporate Responsibility Report, The! Walt Disney Co. announced a new set of environmental g! oals on Monday. The goals, set over a three- to five-year period, were developed by an "environmental council" consisting of senior ...
Disney Aims for Zero Carbon Emissions, Zero Waste in New ... GreenerBuildings
PRESS RELEASE: The Walt Disney Company Announces Significant Long ... CNNMoney.com
Disney Launches New Environmental Policies CNBC
Business Green - Reuters
all 139 news a! rticles
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MiamiHerald.com

Florida's beaches trashy, environmental group finds
MiamiHerald.com, FL
On Tuesday, the environmental group released the dirty details of its 23rd international effort, the largest of its kind. ''The reason we do this and count all this stuff is to make people aware of the effect of their behavior,'' said Vikki Spruill, ...
Humans worsen 'rising tide of ocean trash' Delmarva Daily Times
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Washington Post

Motor makers wary of ethanol increase
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, WI
Last week, the nation's ethanol producers asked the Environmental Protection Agency to allow a 15% blend of the fuel additive with gasoline, which could increase its use by billions of gallons a year. Ethanol is a fuel additive made from corn. ...
Bigger Share of Ethanol Is Sought in Gas! oline New York Times
Push for increased ethanol blend
TheGreenCarWebsite.co.uk
WBIA, Growth Energy: Wisconsin groups call for EPA to raise ... Wisbusiness.com
Kansas City ! Star - Inside Futures
all 253 news articles
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Environment News Service

EPA pushes to have companies track greenhouse gases
USA Today
By Paul Davidson, USA TODAY In a move that paves the way for sweeping global-warming regulation, the Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday proposed requiring major US industries to measure their greenhouse gas emissions. ...
EPA Proposes Tracking Industry Emissions New York Times
EPA review includes 14 Indiana coal ash sites Chicago Tribune
EPA May Require Factories to Report Warming Emissions Bloomberg
Environmental Data Interactive - New York Times

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TVNZ

Obama nominates UT’s Abbott to environmental post
Bizjournals.com, NC
President Barack Obama on Tuesday announced his intent to nominate University of Texas faculty member Sherburne “Shere” Abbott to a key environmental post. Abbott has been named a prospective nominee for the position of associate director of ...
Video: Politics: President Obama on Stem Cell Research NYTimes
Shere Abbott Named for Key White House Environmental Post News from the University of Texas at Austin
google news commentComment by David Prentice Senior Fellow, Family Research Council
! Xconomy< /nobr>
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By germanifa01 - March 11th, 2009, 10:56, Category: General



Sustainability Ninja

Potomac River mostly spared from Md. fly ash spill
The Associated Press
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — A 4000-gallon spill of potentially toxic coal ash sludge mostly missed the Potomac River and doesn't appear to have done much harm, a Maryland environmental official said Tuesday. "Any spill of coal ash is very serious, ...
Pardon my ash Baltimore Sun
Fly ash spills into Potomac River Cumberland Times-News
Coal sludge spills in Potomac branch United Press International
West Virginia Public Broadcasting - Examiner.com
all 208 news articles
Read More....


Environmental field trips
San ! Jose Mercury News,  USA
By! Jackie Burrell If you're a Bay Area kid, chances are you will have gone on at least a dozen field trips to environmental education museums, waste management facilities or waterworks by the time you hit high school. You'll have met the Bat Lady, ...
Read More....


MiamiHerald.com

Florida's beaches trashy, environmental group finds
MiamiHerald.com, FL
On Tuesday, the environmental group released the dirty details of its 23rd international effort, the largest of its kind. ''The reason we do this and count all this stuff is to make people aware of the effect of their behavior,'' said Vikki Spruill, ...
Read More....


Environment News Service

Bay Area activist to advise Obama on green jobs
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA
Bay Area environmental activist and author Van Jones will join the Obama administration as adviser for green jobs, enterprise and innovation, the White House Council on Environmental Quality announced Tuesday. Jones, 40, is the founder of Green for All ...
Obama's 'green jobs handyman' ready to serve New York Times
Green For All Founder Joins White House As Green Jobs Advisor Environment News Service
Obama Drafts Van Jones as Green Jobs Adviser U.S. News & World Report
Atlantic Online - High Country News
all 101 news articles
Read More....


Straits Times

Disney sets new environmental goals
Bizjournals.com, NC
As part of its 2008 Corporate Responsibility Report, The Walt Disney Co. announced a new set of environmental goals on Monday. The goals, set over a three- to five-year period, were developed by an "environmental council" consisting of senior ...
Disney Aims for Zero Carbon Emissions, Zero Waste in New ... GreenerBuildings
PRESS RELEASE: The Walt Disney Company Announces Significant Long ... CNNMoney.com
Disney Launches New Environmental Policies! CNBCBusiness Green - Reuters
all 139 news articles
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TVNZ

Obama nominates UT’s Abbott to environmental post
Bizjournals.com, NC

President Barack Obama on Tuesday announced his intent to nominate University of Texas faculty member Sherburne “Shere” Abbott to a key environmental post. Abbott has been named a prospective nominee for the position of associate director of ...
Video: Politics: President Obama on Stem Cell Research NYTimes
Shere Abbott Named for Key White House Environmental Post News from the University of Texas at Austin
google news commentComment by David Prentice Senior Fellow, Family Research Council
Xconomy
all 5,405 news arti! cles
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By germanifa01 - March 11th, 2009, 9:57, Category: General



Environmental field trips
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Jackie Burrell If you're a Bay Area kid, chances are you will have gone on at least a dozen field trips to environmental education museums, waste management facilities or waterworks by the time you hit high school. You'll have met the Bat Lady, ...
Read More....


Environment News Service

Bay Area activist to advise Obama on green jobs
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA
Bay Area environmental activist and author Van Jones will join the Obama administration as adviser for green jobs, enterprise and innovation, the White House Council on Environmental Quality announced Tuesday. Jones, 40, is the founder of Green for All ...
Obama's 'green jobs handyman' ready to serve New York Times
Green For All Founder Joins White House As Green Jobs Advisor Environment News Service
Obama Drafts Van Jones as Green Jobs Adviser U.S. News & World Report
Atlantic Online - High Country News
all 101 news articles
Read More....


Obama nominates UT’s Abbott to environmental post
Bizjournals.com, NC
President Barack Obama on Tuesday announced his intent to nominate University of Texas faculty member Sherburne “Shere” Abbott to a key environmental post. Abbott has been named a prospective nominee for the position of associate director of ...
Shere Abbott Named for Key White House Environmental Post News from the University of Texas at Austin
Obama nominates Au! stinite for tech policy post Austin American-Statesman
all 4 news articles
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INSIDE WASHINGTON: Probe finds health risks mis! sed
The Associated Press
It frequently faces residents who expect environmental answers for a host of illnesses, which science can't always provide. But the agency's critics also include some of its own scientists, including toxicologist Christopher De Rosa, who told Congress ...
Read More....


Gulf Times

Disney sets new environmental goals
Bizjournals.com, NC
As part of its 2008 Corporate Responsibility Report, The Walt Disney Co. announced a new set of environmental goals on Monday. The goals, set over a three- to five-year period, were developed by an "environmental council" consisting of! senior ...
Disney Aims for Zero Carbon Emissions, Zero Waste in New ... GreenerBuildings
PRESS RELEASE: The Walt Disney Company Announces Significant Long ... CNNMoney.com
Disne y Launches New Environmental Policies CNBC
Business Green - Reuters
all 139 news articles
Read More....


Sustainability Ninja

Potomac River mostly spared from Md. fly ash spill
The Associated Press
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — A 4000-gallon spill of potentially toxic coal ash sludge mostly missed the Potomac River and doesn't appear to have done much harm, a Maryland environmental official said Tuesday. "Any spill of coal ash is very serious, ...
Pardon my ash Baltimore Sun
Fly ash spills into Potomac River Cumberland Times-News
Coal sludge spills in Potomac branch United Press International
West Virginia Public Broadcasting - Examiner.com
all 208 news articles
Read More....


Environme! nt News Service

EPA pushes to have companies track greenhouse gases
USA Today
By Paul Davidson, USA TODAY In a move that paves the way for sweeping global-warming regulation, the Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday proposed requiring major US industries to measure their greenhouse gas emissions. ...
EPA Proposes Tracking Industry Emissions New York Times
EPA review includes 14 Indiana coal ash sites Chicago Tribune
EPA May Require Factories to Report Warming Emissions Bloomberg
Environmental Data Interactive - New York Times
all 753 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - March 11th, 2009, 8:55, Category: General



INSIDE WASHINGTON: Probe finds health risks missed
The Associated Press
It frequently faces residents who expect environmental answers for a host of illnesses, which science can't always provide. But the agency's critics also include some of its own scientists, including toxicologist Christopher De Rosa, who told Congress ...
Read More....


Environmental field trips
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Jackie Burrell If you're a Bay Area kid, chances are you will have gone on at least a dozen field trips to environmental education museums, waste management facilities or waterworks by the time you hit high school. You'll have met the Bat Lady, ...
Read More....


Environment News Service

BP to pay environmental penalty at Texas City -EPA
Reuters
L) agreed to pay $785662 to settle alleged violations of US environmental regulations at its Texas City, Texas, refinery, the federal Environmental Protection Agency said on Monday. "BP Texas City is committed to continuing its progress in improving ...
BP fined by US environmental regulator Business Green
BP's Texas City Refinery Fined Again Environment News Service
BP Paying Another Big Penalty for Texas City Refinery Occupational Health Safety
Jakarta News - Beaumont Enterprise
all 68 news articles
Read More....


Sustainability Ninja

Bay Area activist to advise Obama on green jobs
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA
Bay Area environmental activist and author Van Jones will join the Obama administration as adviser for green jobs, enterprise and innovation, the White House Council on Environmental Quality announced Tuesday. Jones, 40, is the founder of Green for All ...
Obama's 'green jobs handyman' ready to serve New York Times
Green For All Founder Joins White House As Green Jobs Advisor Environment News Service
Obama Drafts Van Jones as Green ! Jobs Adv iser U.S. News & World Report
Atlantic Online - High Country News
all 101 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - March 11th, 2009, 7:55, Category: General



Environmental field trips
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Jackie Burrell If you're a Bay Area kid, chances are you will have gone on at least a dozen field trips to environmental education museums, waste management facilities or waterworks by the time you hit high school. You'll have met the Bat Lady, ...
Read More....


MiamiHerald.com

Flor ida's beaches trashy, environmental group finds
MiamiHerald.com, FL
On Tuesday, the environmental group released the dirty details of its 23rd international effort, the largest of its kind. ''The reason we do this and count all this stuff is to make people aware of the effect of their behavior,'' said Vikki Spruill, ...
Read More....


Washington Post

Motor makers wary of ethanol increase
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, WI
Last week, the nation's ethanol producers asked the Environmental Protection Agency to allow a 15% blend of the fuel additive with gasoline, which could increase its use by bil! lions of gallons a year. Ethanol is a fuel additive made from ! corn. ...
Bigger Share of Ethanol Is Sought in Gasoline New York Times
Push for increased ethanol blend TheGreenCarWebsite.co.uk
WBIA, Growth Energ! y: Wisconsin groups call for EPA to raise ... Wisbusiness.com
Inside Futures - Kansas City Star
all 251 news articles
Read More.! ...


Obama nominates UT’s Abbott to environmental post
Bizjournals.com, NC
President Barack Obama on Tuesday announced his intent to nominate University of Texas faculty member Sherburne “Shere” Abbott to a key environmental post. Abbott has been named a prospective nominee for the position of associate director of ...
Shere Abbott Named for Key White House Environmental Post News from the University of Texas at Austin
Obama nominates Austinite for tech policy post Austin American-Statesman
all 4 news articles
Read! More....


Sustainability Ninja

Potomac River mostly spared from Md. fly ash spill
The Associated Press
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — A 4000-gallon spill of potentially toxic coal ash sludge mostly missed the Potomac River and doesn't appear to have done much harm, a Maryland environmental official said Tuesday. "Any spill of coal ash is very serious, ...
Pardon my ash Baltimore Sun
Fly ash spills ! into Pot omac River Cumberland Times-News
Coal sludge spills in Potomac branch United Press International
West Virginia Public Broadcasting - Examiner.com
all 205 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - March 11th, 2009, 4:57, Category: General



Environmental group challenges nuke ruling
The State, SC
By CHUCK CRUMBO - ccrumbo@thestate.com An environmental group said Tuesday it is appealing a decision by state regulators allowing SCE&G to add two reactor units to its Jenkinsville nuclear plant. Friends of the Earth, which opposes the utility’s plans ...
Environmentalists ask SC to revisit nuke decision WIS
all 14 news articles
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Straits Times

Disney sets new environmental goals
Bizjournals.com, NC
As part of its 2008 Corporate Responsibility Report, The Walt Disney Co. announced a new set of environmental goals on Monday. The goals, set over a three- to five-year period, were developed by an "environmental council" consisting of senior ...
Disney Aims for Zero Carbon Emissions, Zero Waste in New ... GreenerBuildings
PRESS RELEASE: The Walt Disney Company Announces Significant Long ... CNNMoney.com
Disney Launches New Environmental Polic! ies CNBC
Business Green - Reuters
all 139 news articles
Read More....


New York Times

EPA pushes to have companies track greenh! ouse gases
USA Today
By Paul Davidson, USA TODAY In a move that paves the way for sweeping global-warming regulation, the Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday proposed requiring major US industries to measure their greenhouse gas emissions. ...
EPA Proposes Tracking Industry Emissions New York Times
EPA review includes 14 Indiana coal ash sites Chicago Tribune
! EPA May Require Factories to Report Warming Emissions Bloomberg
Baltimore Sun - Minneapolis Star Tribune
all 737 news articles
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Reuters

Motor makers wary of ethanol increase
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, WI
Last week, the nation's ethanol producers asked the Environmental Protection Agency to allow a 15% blend of the fuel additive with gasoline, which could increase its use by billions of gallons a year. Ethanol is a fuel additive made from corn. ...
Vilsack: ! US shoul d boost ethanol blend in gasoline The Associated Press
USDA chief backs boost of ethanol blend in gasoline Reuters
Ethanol Idea Fails Common-Sense Test Wheeling News Register
Helicopter Association International - Farm Futures
all 308 news articles
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!
Sustainability Ninja

Potomac River mostly spared from Md. fly ash spill
The Associated Press

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — A 4000-gallon spill of potentially toxic coal ash sludge mostly missed the Potomac River and doesn't appear to have done much harm, a Maryland environmental official said Tuesday. "Any spill of coal ash is very serious, ...
Pardon my ash Baltimore Sun
Fly ash spills into Potomac River Cumbe! rland Times-News
Coal sludge spills in Potomac branch United Press International
West Virginia Public Broadcasting - Examiner.com
all 205 news articles
Read More....


Environmental field trips
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Jackie Burrell If you're a Bay Area kid, chances are you will have gone on at least a dozen field trips to environmental education museums, waste management facilit! ies or w aterworks by the time you hit high school. You'll have met the Bat Lady, ...
Read More....


Obama nominates UT’s Abbott to environmental post
Bizjournals.com, NC
President Barack Obama on Tuesday announced his intent to nominate University of Texas faculty! member Sherburne “Shere” Abbott to a key environmental post. Abbott has been named a prospective nominee for the position of associate director of ...
Shere Abbott Named for Key White House Environmental Post News from the University of Texas at Austin
Obama nominates Austinite for tech policy post Austin American-Statesman!
all 5 news articles
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By germanifa01 - March 11th, 2009, 2:55, Category: General



'Carbon tax' part of Palo Alto mayor's ambitious environmental agenda
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Will Oremus A "carbon tax" attached to customers' utility bills topped an ambitious slate of environmental proposals by Palo Alto Mayor Peter Drekmeier in his State of the City address Monday. Raising the price of energy from traditional sources by ...
PALO ALTO MAYOR LAYS OUT ENVIRONMENTAL AGENDA 1590 KLIV Silicon Valley News
VIDEO: Mayor: 'Green revolution' will aid economy Palo Alto Online
all 10 news articles
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Sustainability Ninja

Potomac River mostly spared from Md. fly ash spill
The Associated Press
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — A 4000-gallon spill of potentially toxic coal ash sludge mostly missed the Potomac River and doesn't appear to have done much harm, a Maryland environmental official said Tuesday. "Any spill of coal ash is very serious, ...
Pardon my ash Baltimore Sun
Coal sludge spills in Potomac branch United Press International
Md. coal ash spills into W.Va. waterway West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Examiner.com - WMDT
all 202 news articles
Read More....


Ecorazzi

Author-activist tapped as White House 'green' jobs adviser
New York Times, United States
Jones, 40, will work within the Council on Environmental Quality, which coordinates President Obama's climate, energy and other environmental policy initiatives with federal agencies. "Van Jones has been a strong voice for green jobs, ...
Green For All Founder Joins White House As Green Jobs Advisor Environment News Service
Obama Drafts Van Jones as Green Jobs Adviser U.S. News & World Report
Green Giant Atlantic Online
Wall Street Journal Blogs - High Country News
all 100 news articles
Read More....


Environment News Service

BP to pay environmental penalty at Texas City -EPA
Reuters
L) agreed to pay ! $785662 to settle alleged violations of US environmental regula tions at its Texas City, Texas, refinery, the federal Environmental Protection Agency said on Monday. "BP Texas City is committed to continuing its progress in improving ...
BP's Texas City Refinery Fined Again Environment News Service
BP Paying Another Big Penalty for Texas City Refinery Occupational Health Safety
BP agrees on settlement with Texas Jakarta News
Beaumont Enterprise - Reuters
all 67 news articles
Read More....


Obama nominates UT’s Abbott to environmental post
Bizjournals.com, NC
President Barack Obama on Tuesday announced his intent to nominate University of Texas faculty member Sherburne “Shere” Abbott to a key environmental post. Abbott has been named a prospective nominee for the position o! f associate director of ...
Shere Abbott Named for Key White House Environmental Post News from the University of Texas at Austin
Obama nominates Austinite for tech policy post Austin American-Statesman
all 5 news article! s
Read More....


Environmental field trips
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Jackie Burrell If you're a Bay Area kid, chances are you will have gone on at least a dozen field trips to environmental education museums, waste management facilities or waterworks by the time you hit high school. You'll have met the Bat! Lady, ...
Read More....


New York Times

EPA Proposes Tracking Industry Emissions
New York Times, United States
By KATE GALBRAITH The Environmental Protection Agency proposed a rule on Tuesday that would require a broad range of industries to tally and report their greenhouse gas emissions. The proposal, which could establish an accounting basis for federal ...
EPA pushes to have companies track greenhouse gases USA Today
EPA review includes 14 Indiana coal ash sites Chicago Tribune
EPA May Require Factories to Report Warming Emissions Bloomberg
Baltimore Sun - The Associated Press
all 731 news articles
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In Environmental Push, Looking to Add Diversity
New York Times, United States
Lawrence Jackson/Associated Press Lisa P. Jackson, Environmental Protection Agency administrator, says staff members should “look like the people we serve.” Mr. Ringo, now president of the Apollo Alliance, a coalition of environmental, ...
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Straits Times

Disney sets new environmental goals
Bizjournals.com, NC
As part of its 2008 Corporate Responsibility Report, The Walt Disney Co. announced a new set of environmental goals on Monday. The goals, set over a three- to five-year period, were developed by an "environmental council" consisting of sen! ior ...
Disney Aims for Zero Carbon Emissions, Zero Waste in New ... GreenerBuildings
PRESS RELEASE: The Walt Disney Company Announces Significant Long ... CNNMoney.com
D! isney La unches New Environmental Policies CNBC
Business Green - Boston Herald
all 150 news articles
Read More....


Boston Globe

Vilsack: US should boost ethanol blend in gasoline
The Associated Press
Ethanol producers asked the Environmental Protection Agency last week to increase the amount of ethanol that refiners can blend with gasoline from a maximum of 10 percent to 15 percent, which could boost the demand for the renewable fuel additive by as ...
USDA chief backs boost of ethanol blend in gasoline Reuters
Ethanol Content Could Eventually Reach 20 Percent Helicopter Association International
Vilsack, Harkin Both Favor Increasing Blend Wall Farm Futures
Minnesota Public ! Radio - IowaPolitics.com (press release)
all 334 news articles
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By germanifa01 - March 11th, 2009, 1:56, Category: General



Environmental field trips
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Jackie Burrell If you're a Bay Area kid, chances are you will have gone on at least a dozen field trips to environmental education museums, waste management facilities or waterworks by the time you hit high school. You'll have met the Bat Lady, ...
Read More....


MiamiHerald.com

Vilsack: US should boost ethanol blend in gasoline
The Associated Press
Ethanol producers asked the Environmental Protection Agency last week to increase the amount of ethanol that refiners can blend with gasoline from a maximum of 10 percent to 15 percent, which could boost the demand for the renewable fuel additive by as ...
USDA chief backs boost of ethanol blend in gasoline Reuters
Ethanol Content Could Eventually Reach 20 Percent Helicopter Association International
Vilsack, Harkin Both Favor Increasing Blend Wall Farm Futures
Minnesota Public Radio - IowaPolitics.com (press release)
all 290 news articles
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The Associated Press

As W.Va. coal companies expand, graves go missing
The Associated Press
"We just keep hearing about more and more cases of it," said Carol Warren, a project coordinator with the Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition. Young hadn't visited his great-grandmother's grave regularly since the 1970s, but! wanted to check up on it ...
Cambrian subsidiary cuts met coal output American Metal Market
all 110 news articles
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stv.tv

EPA Proposes National Greenhouse Gas Emissions Registry
Washington Post, United States
By Juliet Eilperin The Environmental Protection Agency today proposed establis! hing a nationwide system for reporting greenhouse gas emission! s, a pro gram that could serve as the basis for a federal cap on the buildup of carbon and other gases linked to ...
EPA Proposes Tracking Industry Emissions New York Times
EPA pushes to have companies track greenhouse gases USA Today
EPA review includes 14 Indiana coal ash sites Chicago Tribune
Bloomberg - New York Times
all 736 news articles
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Straits Times

Disney sets new environmental goals
Bizjournals.com, NC
As part of its 2008 Corporate Responsibility Report, The Walt Disney Co. announced a new set of environmental goals on Monday. The goals, set over a three- to five-year period, were developed by an "environmental council" consisting of senior ...
Disney Aims for Zero Carbon Emissions, Zero Waste in New ... GreenerBuildings
PRESS RELEASE: The Walt Disney Company Announces Significant Long ... CNNMoney.com
Disney Launches New Environmental Policies CNBC
Business Green - Boston Herald
all 147 news articles
Read More....


Obama ! nominate s UT’s Abbott to environmental post
Bizjournals.com, NC
President Barack Obama on Tuesday announced his intent to nominate University of Texas faculty member Sherburne “Shere” Abbott to a key environmental post. Abbott has been named a prospective nominee for the position of associate director of ...
Shere Abbott Named for Key White House Environmental Post News from the University of Texas at Austin
Obama nominates Austinite for tech policy post Austin American-Statesman
all 5 news articles
Read More....


Sustainability Ninja

Potomac River mostly spared from Md. fly ash spill
The Associated Press
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — A 4000-gallon spill of potentially toxic coal ash sludge mostly missed the Potomac River and doesn't appear to have done much harm, a Maryland environmental official said Tuesda! y. "Any spill of coal ash is very serious, ...
Pardon my ash Baltimore Sun
Coal sludge spills in Potomac branch United Press International
Md. coal ash spills into W.Va. waterway ! West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Examiner.com - WMDT
all 202 news articles
Read More....!


Ecorazzi

Author-activist! tapped as White House 'green' jobs adviser
New York Times, United States
Jones, 40, will work within the Council on Environmental Quality, which coordinates President Obama's climate, energy and other environmental policy initiatives with federal agencies. "Van Jones has been a strong voice for green jobs, ...
Green For All Founder Joins White House As Green Jobs Advisor Environment News Service
Obama Drafts Van Jones as Green Jobs Adviser U.S. News & World Report
Green Giant Atlantic Online
Wall Street Journal Blogs - H! igh Coun try News
all 95 news articles
Read More....


Environment Ne! ws Service

BP to pay environmental penalty at Texas City -EPA
Reuters
L) agreed to pay $785662 to settle alleged violations of US environmental regulations at its Texas City, Texas, refinery, the federal Environmental Protection Agency said on Monday. "BP Texas City is committed to continuing its progress in improving ...
BP's Texas City Refinery Fined Again Environment News Service
BP Paying Another Big Penalty for Texas City Refinery Occupational Health Safety
BP agrees on settlement with Texas Jakarta News
Beaumont Enterprise - Reuters
all 67 news articles
Read More....


'Carbon tax' part of Palo Alto mayor's ambitious environmental agenda
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Will Oremus A "carbon tax" attached to customers' utility bills topped an ambitious slate of environmental proposals by Palo Alto Mayor Peter Drekmeier in his State of the City address Monday. Raising the price of energy from traditional sources by ...
PALO ALTO MAYOR LAYS OUT ENVIRONMENTAL AGENDA 1590 KLIV S! ilicon Valley News
VIDEO: Mayor: 'Green revolution' will aid economy Palo Alto Online
all 10 news articles
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