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April 2nd, 2009

By germanifa01 - April 2nd, 2009, 17:17, Category: General



Environmental leaders rally behind DWP general manager
Los Angeles Times, CA
By David Zahniser Environmental leaders across the region have begun shoring up support for the top executive at the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, saying he is being unfairly blamed for the defeat of a solar energy plan in last month's ...
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Washington Times

EPA Can Weigh Cost-Benefits in Environmental Action, Court Says
Washington Post, United States
By Robert Barnes The Supreme Court said yesterday that the Environmental Protection Agency may consider whether protecting fish and other aquatic creatures is worth the cost of the most advanced upgrades for older power plants, ...
Ruling by Justices Backs Power Plants New York Times
Court: Power plants can weigh cost in saving fish Philadelphia Inquirer
Court sides with power plants over fish The Associated Press
Wall Street Journal ! ;- Wall Street Journal Blogs
all 343 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 2nd, 2009, 14:16, Category: General



KSN-TV

Environmental agency to test toxic site near Story City sch! ool
DesMoinesRegister.com, IA
"Our job is to protect the American public where they live, work and play — and that certainly includes protecting schoolchildren where they learn," Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson said of the two-month study. ...
Corps of Engineers and EPA Battle over Mining AllGov
EPA t! o Return West Virginia M! etroNews
Chicago school in EPA test: St. Josaphat School one of 62 in us Chicago Tribune
Philippine Star - Daily Mail - Charleston
all 778 news articles
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New York Times

House Climate Bill Aims to Please Environmental and Business Interests
Washington Post, United States
By Juliet Eilperin House Democrats introduced an ambitious climate bill yesterday aimed at pleasing both environmental and business interests, even as Senate leaders acknowledged that the party faces serious challenges in trying to pass a carbon limit ...
State Environmental Group Applauds Federal Climate Bill iBerkshires.com
House fast-tracks major changes on energy and climate Christian Science Monitor
Legislators, Greens, Industry React to Climate Bill New York Times
Politico - OMB Watch
all 517 news articles
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More environmental bombshells!
Christian Science Monitor, MA
By Judy Lowe | 04.01.09 For instance, Red Green and Blue reports that former President George W. Bush will be awarded the prestigious Goldman Prize (the “environmental Nobel Prize”) for excellence in protecting the environment. He’s being recognized, ...
Former President Bush to Receive Environmental “! Nobel Prize” Red, Gree! n, and B lue
all 2 news articles
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Environmental Agency Offers Free Mulch
Washington Post, United States!
The Prince George's County Department of Environmental Resources will give free mulch to county residents from 8 am to 2 pm April 18 at the Western Branch Composting Facility, 6601 SE Crain Highway in Upper Marlboro. Information about composting and ...
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Reuters

mcdonald's to take steps to cut potato pesticides
Reuters
The three investor groups teamed with Investor Environmental Health Network to engage mcdonald's in talks about pesticide reduction. Dr. Richard Liroff, executive director at the Investor Environmental Health Network, said that some of mcdonald's ...
Historic Shareholder Agreement Reached With McDonald's on ... FOXBusiness
McDonalds To Reduce Potato Pesticides RedOrbit
McDonald's Agrees to Study and Push Best Practi! ces for Reducing ... GreenBiz
International Supermarket News - Yakima Herald-Republic
all 54 news articles
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PennLive.com

Pa. panel advances nomination of acting DEP chief
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
HARRISBURG - The Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee yesterday cleared John Hanger's nomination as Pennsylvania's environmental protection chief for a vote by the full Senate. The unanimous vote culminated a sometimes-heated two-hour ...
Senate committee advances controversial environmental head Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Hanger clears committee vote to be DEP secretary Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
Environmental coalition fights DEP rule for drilling in Marcellus ... Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Philadelphia Inquirer - Philadelphia Inquirer
all 23 news articles
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Washington Times

EPA Can Weigh Cost-Benefits in Environmental Action, Court Says
Washington Post, United States
By Robert Barnes The Supreme Court said yesterday that the Environmental Protection Agency may consider whether protecting fish and other aquatic ! creatures is worth the cost of the most advanced upgrades for ! older po wer plants, ...
Ruling by Justices Backs Power Plants New York Times
Court: Power plants can weigh cost in saving fish Philadelphia Inquirer
Court sides with power plants over fish The Associated Press
Wall Street Journal - Wall Street Journal Blogs
all 341 news articles
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Environmental group fights subpoena on leak
The Associated Press
A subpoena from IG Todd Zinser seeks documents that would identify who leaked draft environmental rules to the federation last summer. Lawyers representing the federation are offering to meet with the IG's office to discuss the environmental group's ...
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Environmental Leader

Local Designer Receives Environmental Accreditation
Mesquite Local News, NV
Mesquite resident Steven Ginther has recently received the Accredited Professional certification for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, (LEED). The United States Green Building Council’s (USGBC) LEED rating system is useful for gauging ...
Study: Green Office Buildings Yield Financial Benefits Environmental Leader
Leaders debate LEED at environmental forum Aspen Daily News
Cat Financial Center Awarded LEED-EB(R) Gold from United States ... PR Newswire (press release)
C&G Newspapers - San Jose Business Journal (subscription)
all 33 news articles
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Environmental leaders rally behind DWP general manager
Los Angeles Times, CA
By David Zahniser Environmental leaders across the region have begun shoring up support for the top executive at the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, saying he is being unfairly blamed for the defeat of a solar energy plan in last month's ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 2nd, 2009, 10:15, Category: General



New York Times

House Climate Bill Aims to Please Environmental and Business Interests
Washington Post, United States
By Juliet Eilperin House Democrats introduced an ambitious climate bill yesterday aimed at pleasing both environmental and business interests, even as Senate leaders acknowledged that the party faces serious challenges in trying to pass a carbon limit ...
State Environmental Group Applauds Federal Climate Bill iBerkshires.com
House fast-tracks major changes on energy and climate Christian Science Monitor
Legislators, Greens, Industry React to Climate Bill New York Times
Politico - OMB Watch
all 515 news articles
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Environmental Agency Offers Free Mulch
Washington Post, United St! ates
The Prince George's County Department of Environmental Resources will give free mulch to county residents from 8 am to 2 pm April 18 at the Western Branch Composting Facility, 6601 SE Crain Highway in Upper Marlboro. Information about composting and ...
Read More....


Washington Times

EPA Can Weigh Cost-Benefits in Environmental Action, Court Says
Washington Post, United States
By Robert Barnes The Supreme Court said yesterday that the Environmental Protection Agency may consider whether protecting fish and other aquatic creatures is wort! h the cost of the most advanced upgrades for older power plant! s, .. .
Ruling by Justices Backs Power Plants New York Times
Court: Power plants can weigh cost in saving fish Philadelphia Inquirer
Court sides with power plants over fish The Associated Press
Wall Street Journal - Wall Street Journal Blogs
all 340 news articles
Read More....


St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Environmental agency to test toxic site near Story City school
DesMoinesRegister.com, IA
"Our job is to protect the American public where they live, work and play — and that certainly includes protecting schoolchildren where they learn," Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson said of the two-month study. ...
Chicago school in EPA test: St. Josaphat School one of 62 in us Chicago Tribune
EPA to Return West Virginia MetroNews
US environmental agency to monitor air outside 4 Houston-area schools Philippine Star
Daily Mail - Charleston - WTHI
all 777 news articles
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More environmental bombshells!Christian Science Monitor, MA
By Judy Lowe | 04.01.09 For instance, Red Green and Blue reports that former President George W. Bush will be awarded the prestigious Goldman Prize (the “environmental Nobel Prize”) for excellence in protecting the environment. He’s being recognized, ...
Former President Bush to Receive Environmental “Nobel Prize” Red, Green, and Blue
all 2 news articles
Read More....


Environmental group fights subpoena on leak
The Associated Press
A subpoena from IG Todd Zinser seeks documents that would identify who leaked draft environmental rules to the federation last summer. Lawyers representing the federation are offering to ! meet with the IG's office to discuss the environmental grou p's ...
Read More....


Environmental Leader

Local Designer Receives Environmental Accreditation
Mesquite Local News, NV
Mesquite resident Steven Ginther has recently received the Accredited Professional certification for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, (LEED). The United States Green Building Council’s (USGBC) LEED rating system is useful for gauging ...
Study: Green Office Buildings Yield Financial Benefits Environmental Leader
Leaders debate LEED at environmental forum Aspen Daily News
Cat Financial Center Awarded LEED-EB(R) Gold from United States ... PR Newswire (press release)
C&G Newspapers - San Jose Business Journal (subscription)
all 33 news articles
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G-Online

Invest pollution trading dividends in clean energy industry
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA
A March 24 decision by the Obama administration's Envir! onmental Protection Agency that greenhouse gases are dangerous moves the global warming discussion from assessment to action. Here is a line of action: Use proceeds from pollution-credit trading to ...
Labor Unions and Environmental Groups Join to Endorse Climate ... SocialFunds.com
The American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009: Climate Policy ... New York Observer
Zoi Appointed to DOE as Assistant Sec. for EERE
Domestic Fuel
EETimes.com - Wall Street Journal
all 44 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 2nd, 2009, 9:15, Category: General



Washington Times

EPA Can Weigh Cost-Benefits in Environmental Action, Court Says
Washington Post, United States
By Robert Barnes The Supreme Court said yesterday that the Environmental Protection Agency may consider whether protecting fish and other aquatic creatures is worth the cost of the most advanced upgrades for older power plants, ...
Ruling by Justices Backs Power Plants New York Times
Court: Power plants can weigh cost in saving fish Philadelphia Inquirer
Court sides with power plants over fish The Associated Press
Wall Street Journal - Wall Street Journal Blogs
all 341 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 2nd, 2009, 8:15, Category: General



Environmental leaders rally behind DWP general manager
Los Angeles Times, CA
By David Zahniser Environmental leaders across the region have begun shoring up support for the top executive at the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, saying he is being unfairly blamed for the defeat of a solar energy plan in last month's ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 2nd, 2009, 4:16, Category: General



stv.tv

McDonald's to take steps to cut potato pesticides
Reuters
The three investor groups teamed with Investor Environmental Health Network to engage McDonald's in talks about pesticide reduction. Dr. Richard Liroff, executive director at the Investor Environmental Health Network, said that some of McDonald's ...
Historic Shareholder Agreement Reached With McDonald's on ... FOXBusiness
McDonalds To Reduce Potato Pesticides RedOrbit
McDonald's Agrees to Study and Push Best Practices for Reducing ... GreenBiz
International Supermarket News - Yakima Herald-Republic
all 53 news articles
Read More....


PennLive.com

Senate committee advances controversial environmental head
Pittsburgh Post Gazette, PA
By Tom Barnes, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette HARRISBURG -- It's no secret around the Capitol that John Hanger, a longtime prominent environmentalist who's now the state's acting environmental secretary, has had serious clashes with some Republican senators, ...
Hangers clears committee vote to be DEP secretary Philadelphia Inquirer
Hanger clears committee vote to be DEP secretary Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
Green Party of PA con! demns DEP Secretary’s statements; calls for ... Independent Political Report

Pittsburgh Post Gazette - Philadelphia Inquirer
all 20 news articles
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More environmental bombshells!
Christian Science Monitor, MA
By Judy Lowe | 04.01.09 For instance, Red Green and Blue reports that former President George W. Bush will be awarded the prestigious Goldman Prize (the “environmental Nobel Prize”) for excellence in protecting the environment. He’s being recognized, ...
Former President Bush to Receive Environmental “Nobel Prize” Red, Green, and Blue
all 2 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 2nd, 2009, 3:15, Category: General



Environmental group fights subpoena on leak
The Associated Press
A subpoena from IG Todd Zinser seeks documents that would identify who leaked draft environmental rules to the federation last summer. Lawyers representing the federation are offering to meet with the IG's office to discuss the environmental group's ...
Read More....


stv.tv

Environmental prize goes to Brazilian rainforest activist
AFP
She started her career as an environmental activist before becoming a senator and later a government minister. During Silva's final three years as environment minister, deforestation was reduced to the second lowest level in 20 years -- 60 percent less ...
Brazilian forest conservationist wins Norway prize Reuters
all 16 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 2nd, 2009, 2:15, Category: General



stv.tv

Environmental prize goes to Brazilian rainforest activist
AFP
She started her career as an environmental activist before becoming a senator and later a government minister. During Silva's final three years as environment minister, deforestation was reduced to the second lowest level in 20 years -- 60 percent less ...
Brazilian forest conservationist wins Norway prize Reuters
all 16 news articles
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ArunA Biomedical Awarded Department of Defense Contract to Further ...
FOXBusiness
Current cell sources have a limited lifespan in the field requiring frequent replacement thereby reducing the efficiency and accuracy of testing environmental toxins. ArunA is well positioned to enhance the Naval Research Laboratory's work in this area ...
ArunA contracted to develop biosensors United Press International
all 29 news articles
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PennLive.com

Senate committee advances controversial environmental head
Pittsburgh! Post Gazette, PA
By Tom Barnes, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette HARRISBURG -- It's no secret around the Capitol that John Hanger, a longtime prominent environmentalist who's now the state's acting environmental secretary, has had serious clashes with some Republican senators, ...
Hangers clears committee vote to be DEP secretary Philadelphia Inquirer
Hanger cl! ears committee vote to be DEP secretary Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
Green Party of PA condemns DEP Secretary’s statements; calls for ... Independent Political Report
Pittsburgh Post Gazette - Philadelphia Inquirer
all 20 news articles
Read More....


Washington Times

Ruling by Justices Backs Power Plants
New York Times, United States
By ADAM LIPTAK WASHINGTON — In a defeat for environmental groups, the Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that the Environmental Protection Agency may use cost-benefit calculations to decide whether to require power plants to make changes that could ...
Court sides with power plants over fish The Associated Press
US High Crt Revives EPA Cost Analysis Rules For Pwr Plants Wall Street Journal
Supremes: Environmental Rules Should Weigh Costs, Benefits ! Wall Street Journal Blogs
Reuters - Indian Country Today
all 710 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 2nd, 2009, 1:15, Category: General



PennLive.com

Senate commi! ttee advances controversial environmental head
Pittsburgh Post Gazette, PA
By Tom Barnes, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette HARRISBURG -- It's no secret around the Capitol that John Hanger, a longtime prominent environmentalist who's now the state's acting environmental secretary, has had serious clashes with some Republican senators, ...
Hangers clears committee vote to be DEP secretary Philadelphia Inquirer
Hanger clears committee vote to be DEP secretary Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
Green Party of PA condemns DEP Secretary’s statements; calls for ... Independent Political Report
Pittsburgh Post Gazette - Philadelphia Inquirer
all 20 news articles
Read More....


New York Times

House Climate Bill Aims to Please Environmental and Business Interests
Washington Post, United States
By Juliet Eilperin House Democrats introduced an ambitious climate bill yesterday aimed at pleasing both environmental and business interests, even as Senate leaders acknowledged that the party faces serious challenges in trying to pass a carbon limit ...
State Environmental Group Applauds Federal Climate Bill iBerkshires.com
House fast-tracks major changes on energy and climate Christian Science Monitor
Legislators! , Greens , Industry React to Climate Bill New York Times
Politico - The Hill
all 500 news articles
Read More....


Environmental group fights subpoena on leak
The Associated Press
A subpoena from IG Todd Zinser seeks documents that would identify who leaked draft environmental rules to the federation last summer. Lawyers representing the federation are offering to meet with the IG's office to discuss the environmental group's ...
Read More....


St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Environmental agency to test toxic site near Story City school
DesMoinesRegister.com, IA
"Our job is to protect the American public where they live, work and play — and that certainly includes protecting schoolchildren where they learn," Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson said of the two-month study. ...
Chicago school in EPA test: St. Josaphat School one of 62 in us Chicago Tribune
US environmental agency to monitor air outside 4 Houston-area schools Philippine Star
EPA meets with WVa officials on mining concerns Daily Mail - Charleston
WTHI - TMC Net
all 776 news articles
Read More....


More environmental bombshells!
Christian Science Monitor, MA
By Judy Lowe | 04.01.09 For instance, Red Green and Blue reports that former President George W. Bush will be awarded the prestigious Goldman Prize (the “environmental Nobel Prize”) for excellence in protecting the environment. He’s being recognized, ...
Former President Bush to Receive Environmental “Nobel Prize” Red, Green, and Blue
! all 2 news articles
Read More....


stv.tv

! McDonald's to take steps to cut potato pesticides
Reuters
The three investor groups teamed with Investor Environmental Health Network to engage McDonald's in talks about pesticide reduction. Dr. Richard Liroff, executive director at the Investor Environmental Health Network, said that some of McDonald's ...
Historic Shareholder Agreement Reached W! ith McDonald's on ... FOXBusiness
McDonalds To Reduce Potato Pesticides RedOrbit
McDonald's Agrees to Study and Push Best Practices for Reducing ... GreenBiz
International Supermarket News - Yakima Herald-Republic
all 53 news articles
Read More....


stv.tv

Environmental prize goes to Brazilian rainforest activist
AFP
She started her career as an environmental activist before becoming a se! nator and later a government minister. During Silva's fina! l three years as environment minister, deforestation was reduced to the second lowest level in 20 years -- 60 percent less ...
Brazilian forest conservationist wins Norway prize Reuters
all 16 news articles
Read More....


New York Times

Maps That Draw a Line on Energy Projects
New York Times, United St! ates
And while the battle lines! are qui te literally available with a few mouse clicks, the intent is not entirely hostile, with the national groups recognizing that the issue is environmental balance, pitting prairie species like the greater sage-grouse ...
US groups say vast areas off-limits to clean energy Reuters UK
New Google maps show sensitive areas of West Seattle Post Intelligencer
Google Earth Mash-Up Shows Best Areas for Renewable Energy Projects CleanTechnica
Reuters
all 67 news articles
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Environmental Leader

Local Designer Receives Environmental Accreditation
Mesquite Local News, NV
Mesquite resident Steven Ginther has recently received the Accredited Professional certification for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, (LEED). The United States Green Building Council’s (USGBC) LEED rating system is useful for gauging ...
Study: Green Office Buildings Yield Financial Benefits Environmental Leader
Cat Financial Center Awarded LEED-EB(R) Gold from United States ... PR Newswire (press release)
City goes for ‘green’ clubhouse, not LEED certification C&G Newspapers
Aspen Daily News - San Jose Business Journal (subscription)
all 37 news articles
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Washington Times

Court sides with power plants over fish
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that the government can weigh costs against benefits in deciding whether to order power plants to undertake environmental upgrades that would protect fish. The court's 6-3 decision is a defeat for ...
US High Crt Revives EPA Cost Analysis Rules For Pwr Plants Wall Street Journal
Supremes: Environmental Rules Should Weigh Costs, Benefits Wall Street Journal Blogs
US court upholds po! wer plan t cooling water rule Reuters
The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com - Bloomberg
all 325 news articles
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