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March 27th, 2009

By germanifa01 - March 27th, 2009, 17:18, Category: General



Epidemic Strikes Bats
Hartford Courant, United States
Jenny Dickson, a wildlife biologist with the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection who entered a major bat hibernaculum (or bat cave) in Litchfield County on Thursday, has confirmed the presence of the usually fatal "white-nose syndrome" ...
Bat die-off prompts request from feds to stay out of caves Schenectady Gazette
Bat die-off escalating in caves near Rosendale Times Herald-Record
As bats die, feds ask people to stay out of caves The Associated Press
USA Today - WTNH
all 110 news articles
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Environmental policy a specialty of Obama's solicitor general
New York Times, United States
By JENNIFER KOONS, Greenwire President Obama's newly confirmed solicitor, Elena Kagan, is receiving a warm welcome from environmental lawyers and scholars who are hailing the former Harvard Law School dean for her background in administrative law and ...
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BRIEF-Forterra Environmental announces debenture financing
Forbes, NY
Neither the Subscriber nor Thomson Reuters warrants the completeness or accuracy of the Service or the suitability of the Service as a trading aid and neither accepts any liability for losses howsoever incurred. The content on this site, including news ...
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Nanoparticles In Cosmetics, Personal Care Products May Have ...
Science Daily (press release)
Their report was part of symposia that included almost two dozen papers at the 237th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society where scientists grappled to understand the environmental and human health effects of nanotechnology. ...

CTV.ca

Fish in US Rivers Tainted With Common Medications
U.S. News & World Report, DC
THURSDAY, March 26 (healthday News) -- Fish from five US rivers were found to be tainted with traces of medications and common chemicals, according to a new study from the US Environmental Protection Agency and Baylor University. ...
Study: Range of pharmaceuticals in fish across US The Associated Press
Fish Polluted with Human Drugs Newsinferno.com
Recent Study Finds Fish Tainted with Array of Pharmaceutical Drugs Eat. Drink. Better.
Discover Magazine - Healia Health
all 215 news articles
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CBC.ca

'Earth Hour' Brings Environmental Concerns To Light
WTOV9.com, OH
People worldwide are encouraged to turn their lights out on Saturday as part of a campaign to bring attention to environmental concerns. During that time, participants are asked to turn off their lights as well as any appliances that are on standby. ...!
Earth Hour will black out the globe Saturday The University of Alabama Crimson White
National Post editorial board: Spend Earth Hour contemplating the ... National Post
Scotiabank Turns out the Lights to Support a Brighter Future Canada NewsWire (press release)
New Straits Times - Sun Valley Online.com (press release)
all 1,615 news articles
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CBS News

Ship pollution: EPA 'unresponsive,' inspector says
Los Angeles Times, CA
Yes, according to a new report from the Environmental Protection Agency's inspector general, who says voluntary measures and international negotiations have failed to protect public health. The report criticizes the EPA for failing to regulate ...
Environmental Protection Agency Falls Short The Journal of Commerce Online
An EPA Nominee Steps Aside Washington Post
Environmental Protection Agency Not Ending Coal Mining … Yet WVNS-TV
Boston Globe - The Associated Press
all 1,415 news articles
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Motiva Port Arthur Refinery Had Power Outage Wednesday-Filing
Wall St! reet Journal
The power outage caused the hydrocracker unit to shut, the company said in a filing to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Other units, including the hydrotreater, also shut. When the hydrotreater unit was shutting, a leak developed and ...
Fire, power outage hit Motiva Port Arthur refinery Reuters
Motiva to restart Port Arthur units after fire Reuters UK
Total refinery starts shutdown; duration uncertain
Beaumont Enterprise
Wall Street Journal - Reuters UK
all 33 ! news articles
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Doe Run Peru faces renewed environmental criticism
Reuters
By Terry Wade LIMA, March 26 (Reuters) - With Doe Run Peru nearly shuttered amid sliding metals prices and tight credit, a Peruvian environmental group has releas! ed a new study saying the company dragged its feet on cleaning! up the town around its ...
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And in your daily environmental news...
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA
But city environmental officials say at least another 6000 businesses could benefit from energy improvements. Newsom's Thurs! day press conference was held at Lombardi Sports, which has cut its energy bill in half -- saving about $3000 a month -- since ...
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By germanifa01 - March 27th, 2009, 13:16, Category: General



Environmental policy a specialty of Obama's solicitor general
New York Times, United States
By JENNIFER KOONS, Greenwire President Obama's newly confirmed solicitor, Elena Kagan, is receiving a warm welcome from environmental lawyers and scholars who are hailing the former Harvard Law School dean for her background in administrative law and ...
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WWLP 22News

Moore announces EPA environmental justice grant for City of Milwaukee
Bay View Compass, WI
Congresswoman Gwen Moore today announced that the City of Milwaukee was awarded an environmental justice grant to establish a training program that will increase residents’ awareness about the environmental impacts of urban populations on water in ...
Hartford Non-Profit Receives $20000 Environmental .... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
OAKLAND: ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE GROUP RECEIVES EPA GRANT TO STUDY ... CBS 5
Missouri Groups Get Environmental-Justice Grants Ozarks First
U.! S. EPA.g ov (press release) - U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 23 news articles
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Motiva Port Arthur Refinery Had Power Outage Wednesday-Filing
Wall Street Journal
The power outage caused the hydrocracker unit to shut, the company said in a filing to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Other units, including the hydrotreater, also shut. When the hydrotreater unit was shutting, a leak developed and ...
Fire, power outage hit Motiva Port Arthur refinery Reuters
Motiva to restart Port Arthur units after fire Reuters UK
Total refinery starts shutdown; duration uncertain Beaumont Enterprise
Reuters UK
all 30 news articles
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Straits Times

Epidemic Strikes Bats
Hartford Courant, United States
Jenny Dickson, a wildlife biologist with the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection who entered a major bat hibernaculum (or bat cave) in Litchfield County on Thursday, has confirmed the presence of the usually fatal "white-nose syndrome" ...
Bat die-off prompts request from feds to stay out of caves Schenectady Gazette
Bat die-off escalating in caves near Rosendale Times Herald-Record
As bats die, feds ask people to stay out of caves The Associated Press
USA Today - WTNH
all 110 news articles
Read More....


Doe Run Peru faces renewed environmen! tal criticism
Reuters
By Terry Wade LIMA, March 26 (Reuters) - With Doe Run Peru nearly shuttered amid sliding metals prices and tight credit, a Peruvian environmental group has released a new study saying the company dragged its feet on cleaning up the town around its ...
Read More....


Nanoparticles In Cosmetics/pe! rsonal C are Products May Have Adverse ...
Science Daily (press release)
Their report was part of symposia that included almost two dozen papers at the 237th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society where scientists grappled to understand the environmental and human health effects of nanotechnology. ...
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By germanifa01 - March 27th, 2009, 12:16, Category: General



Motiva Port Arthur Refinery Had Power Outage Wednesday-Filing
Wall Street Journal
The power outage caused the hydrocracker unit to shut, the company said in a filing to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Other units, including the hydrotreater, also shut. When the hydrotreater unit was shutting, a leak developed and ...
Fire, power outage hit Motiva Port Arthur refinery Reuters
Motiva to restart Port Arthur units after fire Reuters UK
Total refinery starts shutdown; duration uncertain Beaumont Enterprise
Reuters UK
all 30 news articles
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By germanifa01 - March 27th, 2009, 11:16, Category: General



Motiva Port Arthur Refinery Had Power Outage Wednesday-Filing
Wall Street Journal
The power outage caused the hydrocracker unit to shut, the company said in a filing to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Other units, including the hydrotreater, also shut. When the hydrotreater unit was shutting, a leak developed and ...
Fire, power outage hit Motiva Port Arthur refinery Reuters
Motiva to restart Port Arthur units after fire Reuters UK
Total refinery starts shutdown; duration uncertain Beaumont Enterprise
CNNMoney.com - Reuters UK
all 30 news articles
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Straits Times

Epidemic Strikes Bats
Hartford Courant, United States
Jenny Dickson, a w! ildlife biologist with the Connecticut Department of Enviro! nmental< /b> Protection who entered a major bat hibernaculum (or bat cave) in Litchfield County on Thursday, has confirmed the presence of the usually fatal "white-nose syndrome" ...
Bat die-off prompts request from feds to stay out of caves Schenectady Gazette
Bat die-off escalating in caves near Rosendale Times Herald-Record
As bats die, feds ask people to stay out of caves The Associated Press
USA Today - WTNH
all 110 news articles
Read More....


MiamiHerald.com

Ship pollution: EPA 'unresponsive,' inspector says
Los Angeles Times, CA
Yes, according to a new report from the Environmental Protection Agency's inspector general, who says voluntary measures and international negotiations have failed to protect public health. The report criticizes the EPA for failing to regulate ...
Environmental Protection Agency Falls Short The Journal of Commerce Online
An EPA Nominee Steps Aside Washington Post
Environmental Protection Agency Not Ending Coal Mining … Yet WVNS-TV
Boston Globe - The Associated Press
all 1,413 news articles
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By germanifa01 - March 27th, 2009, 10:18, Category: General

By germanifa01 - March 27th, 2009, 3:16, Category: General



Environmental policy a specialty of Obama's solicitor general
New York Times, United States
By JENNIFER KOONS, Greenwire President Obama's newly confirmed solicitor, Elena Kagan, is receiving a warm welcome from environmental lawyers and scholars who are hailing the former Harvard Law School dean for her background in administrative law and ...
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Washington Times

Source: Fuel efficiency standard going up
The Associated Press
Passenger car requirements have remained unchanged at 27.5 mpg since 1985, drawing complaints from environmental groups that the government has been slow to push automakers to produce more fuel-efficient vehicles. During his campaign, President Barack ...
Obama to set 2011 fuel standard at 27.3 mpg Detroit Free Press
Obama to bump up auto industry’s fuel standards Fort Worth Star Telegram
Feds to require higher car fuel efficiency standards The Detroit News
The Associated Press
all 158 news articles
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By germanifa01 - March 27th, 2009, 2:16, Category: General



Motiva Port Arthur Refinery Had Power Outage Wednesday-Filing
Wall Street Journal
The power outage caused the hydrocracker unit to shut, the company said in a filing to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Other units, including the hydrotreater, also shut. When the hydrotreater unit was shutting, a leak developed and ...
Fire, power outage hit Motiva Port Arthur refinery Reuters
Motiva to restart Port Arthur units after fire Reuters UK
Total refinery starts shutdown; duration uncertain Beaumont Enterprise
Reuters UK
all 30 news articles
Read More....


Moore announces EPA enviro! nmental justice grant for City of Milwaukee
Bay View Compass, WI
Congresswoman Gwen Moore today announced that the City of Milwaukee was awarded an environmental justice grant to establish a training program that will increase residents’ awareness about the environmental impacts of urban populations on water in ...
Hartford Non-Profit Receives $20000 Environmental .... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
OAKLAND: ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE GROUP RECEIVES EPA GRANT TO STUDY ... CBS 5
Missouri Groups Get Environmental-Justice Grants Ozarks First
U.S. EPA.gov (press release) - U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 21 news articles
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By germanifa01 - March 27th, 2009, 1:16, Category: General



Just Jared

Nickelodeon Honors DiCaprio for Inspiring Young Activists
Huffington Post, NY
I have known Leo for almost 10 years, and I am delighted that his environmental advocacy will be recognized this way. Efforts to solve global warming don't often get air time next to performances by the Jonas Brothers, appearances by Zac Efron, ...
Leonardo DiCaprio To Be Covered In Slime Celebuzz
Nickelodeon To Honor Leonardo DiCaprio at Kids' Choice Awards With ... FOXBusiness
Leonardo DiCaprio to Receive Big Green Award People Magazine
The Associated Press - PopStar.com Celebrity News
all 240 news articles
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Doe Run Peru faces renewed environmental criticism
Reuters
By Terry ! Wade LIM A, March 26 (Reuters) - With Doe Run Peru nearly shuttered amid sliding metals prices and tight credit, a Peruvian environmental group has released a new study saying the company dragged its feet on cleaning up the town around its ...
Read More....


Moore announces EPA environmental justice grant for City of Milwaukee
Bay View Compass, WI

Congresswoman Gwen Moore today announced that the City of Milwaukee was awarded an environmental justice grant to establish a training program that will increase residents’ awareness about the environmental impacts of urban populations on water in ...
Hartford Non-Profit Receives $20000 Environmental .... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
OAKLAND: ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE GROUP RECEIVES E! PA GRANT TO STUDY ... CBS 5
Missouri Groups Get Environmental-Justice Grants Ozarks First
U.S. EPA.gov (press release) - U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 20 news articles
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ABC News
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Fish in US Rivers Tainted With Common Medications
U.S. News & World Report, DC
THURSDAY, March 26 (healthday News) -- Fish from five US rivers were found to be tainted with traces of medications and common chemicals, according to a new study from the US Environmental Protection Agency and Baylor University. ...
Study: Range of pharmaceuticals in fish across US The Associated Press
Fish Polluted with Human Drugs Newsinferno.com
Fish Are on Antidepressants, Allergy Meds, and a Host of Other ... Discover Magazine
Eat. Drink. Better. - Healia Health
all 210 news articles
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Seattle Times

Opponent of Seattle mayor attacks his environmental record
Seattle Post Intelligencer
Two days after announcing his run for mayor, Mike M! cGinn is attacking Greg Nickels on his environmental record - an area most people consider the incumbent's strong point. Responding to a statement Nickels made at a news conference this week that his ...

Nickels defends green record, and road and fire chiefs Seattle Post Intelligencer
all 42 news articles
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ABC News

An EPA Nominee Steps Aside
Washington Post, United States! < /font>
2 spot at the Environmental Protection Agency withdrew his name from consideration yesterday, citing scrutiny of his former affiliation with a now-defunct nonprofit that in 2007 was found by the EPA inspector general's office to have mismanaged more ...
Ship pollution: EPA 'unresponsive,' inspector says Los Angeles Times
Environmental Protection Agency Falls Short The Journal of Commerce Online
Environmental Protection Agency Not Ending Coal Mining … Yet
WVNS-TV
Boston Globe - The Associated Press
all 1,435 news articles
Read More....


Environmental policy a specialty of Obama's solicitor general
New York Times, United States
By ! JENNIFER KOONS, Greenwire President Obama's newly confirmed solicitor, Elena Kagan, is receiving a warm welcome from environmental lawyers and scholars who are hailing the former Harvard Law School dean for her background in administrative law and ...
Read More....


Nanoparticle! s In Cosmetics/personal Care Products May Have Adverse ...< br>Science Daily (press release)
Their report was part of symposia that included almost two dozen papers at the 237th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society where scientists grappled to understand the environmental and human health effects of nanotechnology. ...
Read More....


Motiva Port Arthur Refinery Had Power Outage Wednesday-Filing
Wall Street Journal
The power outage caused the hydrocracker unit to shut, the company said in a filing to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Other units, including the hydrotreater, also shut. When the hydrotreater unit was shutting, a leak developed and ...
Fire, power outage hit Motiva Port Arthur refinery Reuters
Total refinery starts shutdown; duration uncertain Beaumont Enterprise
Total shuts multiple units at Port Arthur-filing Reuters UK
all 29 news articles
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Can NEPA pass tests posed by climate-related projects?
New York Times, United States
By JESSICA LEBER, ClimateWire The "magna carta" of US environmental law is having growing pains as federal agencies grapple with how it will incorporate climate change and whether it will invite lawsuits that could send streams of climate-related ...
Column: Environmental review rule may complicate stimulus projects SmartBrief
all 2 news articles
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By germanifa01 - March 27th, 2009, 0:17, Category: General



ABC News

! An EPA Nominee Steps Aside
Washington Post, United States
2 spot at the Environmental Protection Agency withdrew his name from consideration yesterday, citing scrutiny of his former affiliation with a now-defunct nonprofit that in 2007 was found by the EPA inspector general's office to have mismanaged more ...
Ship pollution: EPA 'unresponsive,' inspector says Los Angeles Times
Environ! mental Protection Agency Falls Short The Journal of Commerce Online
Environmental Protection Agency Not Ending Coal Mining … Yet WVNS-TV
Boston Globe - The ! Associated Press
all 1,433 news articles
Read More....


Just Jared

Nickelodeon Honors DiCaprio for Inspiring Young Activists
Huffington Post, NY
I have known Leo for almost 10 years, and I am delighted that his environmental advocacy will be recognized this way. Efforts to solve global warming don't often get air time next to performances by the Jonas Brothers, appearances by Zac Efron, ...
Leonardo DiCaprio To Be Covered In Slime Celebuzz
Nickelodeon To Honor Leonardo DiCaprio at Kids' Choice Awards With ... FOXBusiness
Leonardo DiCaprio to Receive Big Green Award People Magazine
The Associated Press - PopStar.com Celebrity News
all 240 news articles
Read More....


Environmental policy a specialty of Obama's solicitor general
New York Times, United States
By JENNIFER KOONS, Greenwire President Obama's newly confirmed solicitor, Elena Kagan, is receiving a warm welcome from environmental lawyers and scholars who are hailing the former Harvard Law School dean for her background in administrative law and ...
Read More....


ABC News

Fish in US Ri! vers Tainted With Common Medications
U.S. News & World Report, DC
THURSDAY, March 26 (healthday News) -- Fish from five US rivers were found to be tainted with traces of medications and common chemicals, according to a new study from the US Environmental Protection Agency and Baylor University. ...
Study: Range of pharmaceuticals in fish across US The Associated Press
Fish ! Polluted with Human Drugs Newsin ferno.com
Fish Are on Antidepressants, Allergy Meds, and a Host of Other ... Discover Magazine
Eat. Drink. Better. - Healia Health
all 209 news articles
Read More....


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Motiva Port Arthur Refinery Had Power Outage Wednesday-Fili! ng
Wall Street Journal
The power outage caused the hydrocracker unit to shut, the company said in a filing to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Other units, including the hydrotreater, also shut. When the hydrotreater unit was shutting, a leak developed and ...
Fire, power outage hit Motiva Port Arthur refinery Reuters
Total refinery starts shutdown; duration uncertain Beaumont Enterprise

Total shuts multiple units at Port Arthur-filing Reuters UK
all 25 news articles
Read More....


Nanoparticles In Cosmetics/personal Care Products May Have Adverse ...
Science Daily (press release)
Their report was part of symposia that included almost two dozen papers at the 237th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society where scientists grappled to understand the environmental and human health effects of nanotechnology. ...
Read More....