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April 3rd, 2009

By germanifa01 - April 3rd, 2009, 11:15, Category: General



WAVY-TV

Bay report cards - grading on a curve?
Baltimore Sun, United States
A couple weeks ago, we had the "Bay Barometer" produced by the Environmental Protection Agency's bay program. It rated the bay's health at 38 percent, severely degraded still despite decades' worth of government efforts to restore it. ...
Report: Much of Chesapeake Bay remains unhealthy Philadelphia Inquirer
Environmental bills advancing Maryland Gazette
EPA's naming of Bay adviser seen as greater commitment to cleanup ... The Chesapeake Bay Journal
Baltimore Sun - Maryland Gazette
all 43 news articles
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Markell lays out environmental strategy for Del. Nature Society
Sussex Countian, DE
Jack Markell's speech to the Delaware Nature Society on April 1, in which he outlined his administration's environmental goals: Let me begin by thanking you for your passion and advocacy for the issues that we all care about--I probably wouldn’t be ...
Markell's pick to turn DNREC green approved The News Journal
Markell touts 'green dividend' for state The News Journal
For those who earned their jobs The News Journal
all 6 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 3rd, 2009, 10:15, Category: General



Markell lays out environmental strategy for Del. Nature Society
Sussex Countian, DE
Jack Markell's speech to the Delaware Nature Society on April 1, in which he outlined his administration's environmental goals: Let me begin by thanking you for your passion and advocacy for the issues that we all care about--I probably wouldn’t be ...
Markell's pick to turn DNREC green approved The News Journal
Markell touts 'green dividend' for state The News Journal
For those who earned their jobs The News Journ! al
all 6 news articles
Read More....


New Rise in Rates for Water Is Expected
New York Times, United States
The Department of En! vironmental Protection has been questioned, as well, about its operations. Because the agency is financed chiefly by water bills, it has been largely cushioned from the steep budget cuts ordered by Mr. Bloomberg to help the city ...
Coming Soon: Another Water Rate Hike? Gotham Gazette
Shutoffs to Resume Over Water Bills New York Times Blogs
Water and sewer projects could get stimulus package funding Calhoun Times

all 8 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 3rd, 2009, 9:15, Category: General



New Rise in Rates for Water Is Expected
New York Times, United States
The Department of Environmental Protection has been questioned, as well, about its operations. Because the agency is financed chiefly by water bills, it has been largely cushioned from the steep budget cuts ordered by Mr. Bloomberg to help the city ...
Coming Soon: Another Water Rate Hike? Gotham Gazette
Shutoffs to Resume Over Water Bills New York Times Blogs
Water and sewer projects could get stimulus package funding Calhoun Times
all 8 news articles
Read More....


Environmental leaders rally behind DWP general manager
Los Angeles Times, CA
By David Zahniser Environmenta! l 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....


FOXNews

Environmental groups see snub at G20 summit
Reuters UK, UK
By Gerard Wynn LONDON (Reuters) - World leaders at the G20 summit disappointed environmental groups on Thursday who said their commitment to fight climate change had been vague. The leaders reaffirmed a previous commitment to sign a UN climate deal ...
Video: G20 protests rock London's financial area - 01 Apr 09 Al Jazeera
G20: Anarchists to Salvation Army – a protest of many hues Scotsman
Protests at 'cradle of the crunch' Independent
BusinessWeek - CNN International
all 5,444 news articles
Read More....


New York Times

House Clima! te 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
New York Observer - Politico
all 549 news articles
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 wo! rth the cost of the most advanced upgrades for older power pla! nts, ...
Groups debate Supreme Court's power plant ruling 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 352 news articles
Read More....


Markell lays out environmental strategy for Del. Nature Society
Sussex Countian, DE
Jack Markell's speech to the Delaware Nature Society on April 1, in which he outlined his administration's environmental goals: Let me begin by thanking you for your passion and a! dvocacy for the issues that we all care about--I probably wouldn’t be ...
Markell's pick to turn DNREC green approved The News Journal
Markell touts 'green dividend' for state The News Journal
For those who ! earned t heir jobs The News Journal
all 6 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 3rd, 2009, 6:16, Category: General



D/FW Airport moving ahead with new building for environmental affairs
Fort Worth Star Telegram, TX
By SCOTT NISHIMURA Dallas/Fort Worth Airport is going ahead with a $1.56 million, 9600-square-foot building that will house its Environmental Affairs Department, even though some board members wondered whether the expense is appropriate at a time when ...
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By germanifa01 - April 3rd, 2009, 5:15, Category: General



FOXNews

! Environmental groups see snub at G20 summit
Reuters UK, UK
By Gerard Wynn LONDON (Reuters) - World leaders at the G20 summit disappointed environmental groups on Thursday who said their commitment to fight climate change had been vague. The leaders reaffirmed a previous commitment to sign a UN climate deal ...
Video: G20 protests rock London's financial area - 01 Apr 09 Al Jazeera
G20: Anarchists to Salvation Army – a protest of many hues Scotsman
Protests at 'cradle of the crunch' Independent
BusinessWeek - CNN International
all 5,302 news articles
Read More....


WAVY-TV

Bay report cards - grading on a curve?
Baltimore Sun, United States
A couple weeks ago, we had the "Bay Barometer" produced by the Environmental Protection Agency's bay program. It rated the bay's health at 38 percent, severely degraded still despite decades' worth of government efforts to resto! re it. ...
Report: Much of Chesapeake Bay remains unhealthy Philadelphia Inquirer
Environmental bills advancing Maryland Gazette
EPA's naming of Bay advise! r seen a s greater commitment to cleanup ... The Chesapeake Bay Journal
Maryland Gazette - The Chesapeake Bay Journal
all 39 news articles
Read More....


St. Louis Post-Dispatch

NY to receive EPA’s largest grant ever
Bizjournals.com, NC
New York state is scheduled to receive the largest grant that’s ever been issued through the US Environmental Protection Agency, according to a statement released Thursday by the agency. Details—including the amount—of the grant will be announced ...
EPA calls for move to low-carbon economy Irish Times
Environmental agency to test toxic site near Story City school DesMoinesRegister.com
US environmental agency to monitor air outside 4 Houston-area schools Philippine Star
West Virgi! nia MetroNews - Chicago Tribune
all 784 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 Protecti! on Agency may consider whether protecting fish and other aquat! ic creat ures is worth the cost of the most advanced upgrades for older power plants, ...
Groups debate Supreme Court's power plant ruling 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 ! 349 news articles

D/FW Airport moving ahead with new building for environmental affairs
Fort Worth Star Telegram, TX
By SCOTT NISHIMURA Dallas/Fort Worth Airport is going ahead with a $1.56 million, 9600-square-foot building that will house its Environmental Aff! airs Department, even though some board members wondered whether the expense is appropriate at a time when ...
Read More....


New Rise in Rates for Water Is Expected
New York Times, United States
The Department of Environmental Protection has been ! questioned, as well, about its operations. Because the agency ! is finan ced chiefly by water bills, it has been largely cushioned from the steep budget cuts ordered by Mr. Bloomberg to help the city ...
Coming Soon: Another Water Rate Hike? Gotham Gazette
Shutoffs to Resume Over Water Bills New York Times Blogs
Water and sewer projects could get stimulus package funding Calhoun Times
all 8 news articles
Read More....


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 ...
Read More....


Markell lays out environmental strategy for Del. Nature Society
Sussex Countian, DE
Jack Markell's speech to the Delaware Nature Society on April 1, in which he outlined his administration's environmental goals: Let me begin by thanking you for your passion and advocacy for the issues that we all care about--I probably wouldn’t be ...
Markell touts 'green dividend' for state The News Journal
For those who earned their jobs The News Journal
all 3 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 3rd, 2009, 3:15, Category: General



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, ...
Groups debate Supreme Court's power plant ruling 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 349 news articles
Read More....


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 ...
Read More....


Financial Times

Environmental groups see snub at G20 summit
Reuters UK, UK
By Gerard Wynn LONDON (Reuters) - World leaders at the G20 summit disappointed environmental groups on Thursday who said their commitment to fight climate change had been vague. The leaders reaffirmed a previous commitment to sign a UN climate deal ...
Video: G20 protests rock London's financial area - 01 Apr 09 Al Jazeera
G20: Anarchists to Salvation Army – a protest of many hues Scotsman
Protests at 'cradle of the crunch' Independent
BusinessWeek - CNN International
all 5,010 news articles
Read More....


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....


Suncor Energy fined $1 million for environmental breaches
Edmonton Sun,  Canada
By KERRY DIOTTE, Legislature Bureau Chief Oilsands giant Suncor Energy and its workcamp operator have been fined more than $1 million for environmental infractions, it was announced today. But about a third of that fine will go to a university project ...
Canada's Suncor breaches environmental laws Bu! sinessWeek
Suncor Energy fined for environmental breaches in northern Alberta The Canadian Press
Suncor fined $850000 for environmental violations CBC.ca
Calg! ary Herald - Edmonton Journal
all 56 news articles
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WAVY-TV

Bay report cards - grading on a curve?
Baltimore Sun, United States
A couple weeks ago, we had the "Bay Barometer" produced by the Environmental Protection Agency's bay program. It rated the bay's health at 38 percent, severely degraded still d! espite decades' worth of government efforts to restore it. ...
Report: Much of Chesapeake Bay remains unhealthy Philadelphia Inquirer
Environmental bills advancing Maryland Gazette
EPA's naming of Bay adviser seen as greater commitment to cleanup ... The Chesapeake Bay Journal
Maryland Gazette - The Chesapeake Bay Journal
all 39 news articles
Read More....


St. Louis Post-Dispatch

NY to receive EPA’s largest grant ever
Bizjournals.com, NC
New York state is scheduled to receive the largest grant that’s ever been issued through the US Environmental Protection Agency, according to a statement released Thursday by the agency. Details—including the amount—of the grant will be announced ...
EPA calls for move to low-carbon economy Irish Times
Environmental agency to test toxic site near Story City school DesMoinesRegister.com
EPA to Return West Virginia MetroNews
Philippin! e Star - Chicago Tribune
all 784 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 t! hat the party faces serious challenges in trying to pass a car! bon limi t ...
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
New York Observer - Politico
all 548 news articles
Read More....

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



Boston Globe

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
New York Observer - Politico
all 537 news articles
Read More....


Markell lays out environmental strategy for Del. Nature Society
Sussex Countian, DE
Jack Markell's speech to the Delaware Nature Society on April 1, in which he outlined his administration's environmental goals: Let me begin by thanking you for your passion and advocacy for the issues that we all care about--I probably wouldn’t be ...
Markell touts 'green dividend' for state The News Journal
For those who earned their jobs The News Journal
all 3 news articles
Read More....


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....


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, ...
Groups debate Supreme Court's power plant ruling 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 349 news articles
Read More....


guardian.co.uk

Environmental groups see snub at G20 summit
Reuters UK, UK
By Gerard Wynn LONDON (Reuters) - World leaders at the G20 summit disappointed environmental groups on Thursday who said their commitment to fight climate c! hange had been vague. The leaders reaffirmed a previous commitment to sign a UN climate deal ...
Video: G20 protests rock London's financial area - 01 Apr 09 Al Jazeera
G20: Anarchists to Salvation Army – a protest of many hues! Scotsman

Protests at 'cradle of the crunch' Independent
BusinessWeek - CNN International
all 4,985 news articles
Read More....


Mass. woman on 'environmental fugitive' Web site
WTEN, NY
AP - April 2, 2009 6:44 PM ET BOSTON (AP) - The former president of ! Massachusetts' largest asbestos removal training school h! as becom e the first woman to be listed on the federal "environmental fugitive" Web site. The EPA on Thursday said Albania ...
New Englander is First Female Added to EPA’s Fugitives Web Site U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 5 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 3rd, 2009, 1:15, Category: General



ABC News

Environ! mental groups see snub at G20 summit
Reuters UK, UK
By Gerard Wynn LONDON (Reuters) - World leaders at the G20 summit disappointed environmental groups on Thursday who said their commitment to fight climate change had been vague. The leaders reaffirmed a previous commitment to sign a UN climate deal ...
Video: G20 protests rock London's financial area - 01 Apr 09 Al Jazeera
G20: Anarchists to Salvation Army – a protest of many hues Scotsman

Protests at 'cradle of the crunch' Independent
BusinessWeek ! - CNN International
all 5,025 news articles
Read More....


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....


WAVY-TV

Bay report cards - grading on a curve?
Baltimore Sun, United States
A couple weeks ago, we had the "Bay Barometer" produced by the Environmental Protection Agency's bay program. It rated the bay's heal! th at 38 percent, severely degraded still despite decades'! worth o f government efforts to restore it. ...
Report: Much of Chesapeake Bay remains unhealthy Philadelphia Inquirer
Environmental bills advancing Maryland Gazette
EPA's naming of Bay adviser seen as greater commitment to cleanup ... The Chesapeake Bay Journal
Maryland Gazette - The Chesapeake Bay Journal
all 39 news articl! es
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 3rd, 2009, 0:15, Category: General



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 ...
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 bein! g recognized, ...
Former President Bush to Receive Environmental “Nobel Prize” Red, Green, and Blue
all 2 news articles
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Canada's Suncor breaches environmental laws
BusinessWeek
Canadian oil giant Suncor Energy has been fined for breaking environmental laws in western Canada. Suncor was fined 675000 Canadian dollars ($544000) for failing to install pollution control equipment at its Firebag oil sands facility near Fort ...
Suncor Energy fined for environmental breaches in northern Alberta Th! e Canadian Press
Suncor fined $850000 for environmental violations CBC.ca
Suncor fined twice in one day Calgary Herald
Edmonton Journal - Reuters Canada
all 52 news articles
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 c! reatures is worth the cost of the most advanced upgrades for older power plants, ...
Groups debate Supreme Court's power plant ruling 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 Blogs - Wall Street Journal
all 348 news articles
! Read More....


BBC News

Environmental groups see snub at G20 summit
Reuters UK, UK
By Gerard Wynn LONDON (Reuters) - World leaders at the G20 summit disappointed environmental groups on Thursday who said their commitment to fight climate change had been vague. The leaders reaffirmed a previous commitment to sign a UN climate deal ...
Video: G20 protests rock London's financial area - 01 Apr 09 Al Jazeera
G20: Anarchists to Salvation Army – a protest of many hues Scotsman
Protests at 'cradle of the crunch' Independent
BusinessWeek - CNN International
all 6,021 news articles
Read More....


Markell lays out environmental strategy for Del. Nature Society
Sussex Countian, DE
Jack Markell's speech to the Delaware Nature Society on April 1, in which he outlined his administration's environmental goals: Let me begin by thanking you for your passion and advocacy for the issues that we all care about--I probably wouldn’t be ...
Markell touts 'green dividend' for s! tate The News Journal
For those who earned their jobs
The News Journal
all 3 news articles
Read More....


Mass. woman on 'environmental fugitive' Web site
WTEN, NY
AP - April 2, 2009 6:44 PM ET BOSTON (AP) - The former president of Massachusetts' largest asbestos removal training school has become the first woman to be listed on the federal "environmental fugitive" Web site. The EPA on Thursday said Albania ...
New Englander is First Female Added to EPA’s Fugitives Web Site U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 3 news articles
Read More....


Environmental leaders rally behind DWP general manager
Los Angeles Times, CA
By David Zahniser Environme! ntal 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....

!
Boston Globe

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 B! ill New York Times
New York Observer - Politico
all 537 news articles
Read More...! .


St. Louis Post-Dispatch

NY to receive EPA’s largest grant ever
Bizjournals.com, NC
New York state is scheduled to receive the largest grant that’s ever been issued through the US Environmental Protection Agency, according to a statement released Thursday by the agency. Details—including the amount—of the grant will be announced ...
Environmental agency to test toxic site near Story City school DesMoinesRegister.com
EPA to Return West Virginia MetroNews
US environmental agency to monitor air outside 4 Houston-area schools Philippine Star
Chicago Tribune - Houston Chronicle
all 783 news articles
Read More....