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April 25th, 2009

By germanifa01 - April 25th, 2009, 12:11, Category: General



World Magazine

Five reasons the EPA should not regulate CO2
EnerPub, TX
by Ben Lieberman, Nicolas Loris On April 17, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued an endangerment finding, saying that global warming poses a serious threat to public health and safety. Thus, almost anything that emits carbon dioxide and ...
Reckless 'Endangerment' Wall Street Journal
The carbon footprint may be on agriculture's face High Plains Journal
Last chance Salt Lake Tribune
San Francisco Chronicle - New York Times
all 282 news articles
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New York Times

NJ foundry must pay millions for harm to river and workers
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
The sentencing of Atlantic States Cast Iron Pipe Co. in US District Court in Trenton caps what prosecutors say was the longest environmental crimes trial ever prosecuted by the Justice Department. The Phillipsburg foundry is owned by mcwane Inc., ...
NJ foundry fined $8 million for violations Philadelphia Inquirer
Cast Iron Pipe Manufacturer Sentenced for Environmental Crimes and ... PR Newswire (press release)
Atlantic States fined $8 million for 32 convictions Deseret News
Allentown Mornin! g Call - The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com
all 281 news articles
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MSN Indonesia

Environment ministers set course on tackling climate change
Xinhua, China
At the Siracusa meeting, great attention was also given to the role of the United States after President Barack Obama's new envir! onmental approach raised hopes for reaching a global deal ! against climate change. Washington has acknowledged the need for ...
US, other G-8 nations open climate talks Dallas Morning News
US delivers message of urgency on climate change The Associated Press
UN: gaps remain in climate talks Forbes
all 110 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 25th, 2009, 11:11, Category: General



CBS News

Lawsuit alleges fertilizer was contaminated! around Cameron, Mo.
Kansas City Star, MO
By KAREN DILLON and DONALD BRADLEY During a meeting Wednesday night in Cameron, attorney Brian Madden, front along with Bob Bowcock, an environmental investigator and environmental activist Erin Brockovich, presented their prelimenary findings in an ...
Video: Report: Hexavalent Chromium Used As Fertilizer KMBC
Brockovich discusses lawsuit Cameron Citizen-Observer (subscription)
Maine-Based Company Defends Sludge Blamed For Cancer In Missouri WCSH-TV
Ozarks First - St. Joseph News-Press
all 388 news articles
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En vironmental Insurance Job Outlook is Strong
Wall Street Journal
By FINSWIRE TEAM The climate for jobs in environmental insurance is heating up. On April 14, Philadelphia Insurance Companies became the latest carrier to announce that it will offer coverage for environmental risks. Navigators Group Inc., based in New ...
Read More....


Dexigner

Updated LEED credits addresses regional differences during ...
Consulting-Specifying Engineer, IL
The new LEED credit encourages specific regional environmental priorities to be addressed during design, construction, and operations of buildings in different geographic locat! ions. "Because environmental priorities differ amo! ng vario us regions of the ...
Green industry to benefit from federal stimulus Jacksonville Business Journal
Green Building Technology WTVY
Weekly LEED roundup – 4/24/09 Mother Nature Network
Ulitzer.com - US Department of State
all 273 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 25th, 2009, 10:11, Category: General



Dexigner

Updated LE! ED credits addresses regional differences during ...
Consulting-Specifying Engineer, IL
The new LEED credit encourages specific regional environmental priorities to be addressed during design, construction, and operations of buildings in different geographic locations. "Because environmental priorities differ among various regions of the ...
Green industry to benefit from federal stimulus Jacksonville Business Journal
Green Building Technology WTVY
Weekly LEED roundup – 4/24/09 Mother Nature Network
Ulitzer.com - US Department of State
all 273 news articles
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Maritime academy gets environmental awards
Cape Cod Tim! es, MA
Adm. Richard Gurnon! , the st ate college's president, has announced that the school received three environmental awards recently including a merit award from the US Environmental Protection Agency. The EPA award for "outstanding efforts in preserving New ...
New York Shipping Association Wins 2009 US EPA Environmental ... The Journal of Commerce Online
EPA Applauds Environmental Champions from the US Virgin Islands U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Air quality Chicago Tribune
all 7 news articles
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MSN Indonesia

New momentum for global climate pact despite 'gaps'
AFP
"You can say they kicked the can down the road," agreed Kim Carstensen, director of the Worldwide Fund for Nature's ! Global Climate Initiative, while praising the delegates for linking environmental and economic crises in a credible way. ...
Environment ministers set course on tackling climate change Xinhua
US, other G-8 nations open climate talks Dallas Morning News
US delivers message of urgency on climate change The Associated Press
Forbes
all 108 news articles
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Environmental Insurance Job Outlook is Strong
Wall Street Journal
By FINSWIRE TEAM The climate for jobs in environmental insurance is heating up. On April 14, Philadelphia Insurance Companies became the latest carrier to announce that it will offer coverage for environmental risks. Navigators Group Inc., based in New ...
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Remembering Goldman Environmental Prize Winner Ken Saro-Wiwa
Huffington Post, NY
On April 20th, seven outstanding environmental leaders were awarded the 2009 Goldman Prize - the "Nobel Prize of the environmental movement" - in San Francisco. As a former prize winner, my congratulations go out to them, along with my wishes for the ...
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Shell settles with Texas environmental groups
The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — Shell Oil Co. reached a $5.8 million settlement Thursday with environmental groups and agreed to cut greenhouse gas emissions at a Gulf Coast refinery. The agreement, which must still be approved by a federal judge, would cut greenhouse ...
Shell Settles Air Pollution Accusations New York Times
all 91 news articles
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World Magazine

Five reasons the EPA should not regulate CO2
EnerPub, TX
by Ben Lieberman, Nicolas Loris On April 17, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued an endangerment finding, saying that global warming poses a serious threat to public health and safety. Thus, almost anything that emits carbon dioxide and ...
Reckless 'Endangerment' Wall Street Journal

The carbon footprint may be on agriculture's face High Plains Journal
Last chance Salt Lake Tribune
San Francisco Chronicle - World Magazine
all 281 news articles
Read More....


CNET News

'Green jobs' at heart of Obama's Earth Day push on energy
New York Times, United States
By ALEX KAPLUN, Greenwire The Obama administration is using Earth Day for launc! hing another all-out effort to sell the American public and key lawmakers on "green jobs" as the solution for the United States' environmental and economic woes. ...
How do we prepare kids for Obama's "Green Jobs"? ZDNet
Earth Day helped build environmental awareness, concern Annapolis Capital
Environmental challenges and stakes grow St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Palladium-Item - Huffington Post
all 345 news articles
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New York Times

! NJ foundry must pay millions for harm to river and workers
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
The sentencing of Atlantic States Cast Iron Pipe Co. in US District Court in Trenton caps what prosecutors say was the longest environmental crimes trial ever prosecuted by the Justice Department. The Phillipsburg foundry is owned by mcwane Inc., ...
NJ foundry fined $8 million for violations Philadelphia Inquirer
Cast Iron Pipe Manufacturer Sentenced for Environmental Crimes and ...
PR Newswire (press release)
Atlantic States fined $8 million for 32 convictions Deseret News
Allentown Morning Call - The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com
all 281 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 25th, 2009, 8:11, Category: General



CBS News

Lawsuit alleges fertilizer was contaminated! around Cameron, Mo.
Kansas City Star, MO
By KAREN DILLON and DONALD BRADLEY During a meeting Wednesday night in Cameron, attorney Brian Madden, front along with Bob Bowcock, an environmental investigator and environmental activist Erin Brockovich, presented their prelimenary findings in an ...
Video: Report: Hexavalent Chromium Used As Fertilizer KMBC
Brockovich discusses lawsuit Cameron Citizen-Observer (subscription)
Maine-Based Company Defends Sludge Blamed For Cancer In Missouri WCSH-TV
Ozarks First - St. Joseph News-Press
all 387 news articles
Read More....


Shell settles with Texas environmental groups
The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — Shell Oil Co. reached a $5.8 million settlement Thursday with environmental groups and agreed to cut greenhouse gas emissions at a Gulf Coast refinery. The agreement, which must still be approved by a federal judge, would cut greenhouse ...
Shell Settles Air Pollution Accusations New York Times
all 91 news articles
Read More....


World Magazine

Reckless 'Endangerment'
Wall Street Journal
So last Friday the Environmental Protection Agency decided to put a gun to the head of Congress and play cap-and-trade roulette with the US economy. AP The pistol comes in the form of a ruling that carbon dioxide is a dangerous pollutant that threatens ...
Last chance Salt Lake Tribune
Ethanol blunder should make us wary of new ! EPA ruling | Joel Belz World Magazine
EPA wants crackdown on cement plants' mercury San Francisco Chronicle
Alexandria Town Talk - New York Times
all 276 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 25th, 2009, 7:11, Category: General



WNCT

Updated LEED credits addresses regional differences during ...
Consulting-Specifying Engineer, IL
The new LEED credit encourages specific regional environmental priorities to be addressed during design, construction, and operations of buildings in different geographic locations. "Because environmental priorities differ among various regions of the ...
Green industry to benefit from federal stimulus Jacksonville Business Journal
Green Building Technology WTVY
Weekly LEED roundup – 4/24/09 Mother Nature Network
Ulitzer.com - US Department of State
all 277 news articles
Read More....


Environmental Insurance Job Outlook is Strong!
Wall Street Journal
By FINSWIRE TEAM The climate for jobs in environmental insurance is heating up. On April 14, Philadelphia Insurance Companies became the latest carrier to announce that it will offer coverage for environmental risks. Navigators Group Inc., based in New ...
Read More....


CBS News

Lawsuit alleges fertilizer was contaminated around Cameron, Mo.
Kansas City Star, MO
By KAREN DILLON and DONALD BRADLEY During a meeting Wednesday night in Cameron, attorney Brian Madden, front along with Bob Bowcock, an environmental investigator and environmental activist Erin Brockovich, presented their prelimenary findings in an ...
Video: Report: Hexavalent Chromium Used As Fertilizer KMBC
Brockovich discusses lawsuit Cameron Citizen-Observer (subscription)
Maine-Based Company Defends Sludge Blamed For Cancer In Missouri WCSH-TV
Ozarks First - St. Joseph News-Press
all 386 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 25th, 2009, 3:11, Category: General



The Associated Press

G8 ministers agree on environmental measures
Xinhua, China
ROME, April 24 (Xinhua) -- The Group of Eight (G8) environment ministers on Friday agreed on a series of measures over climate change, biodiversity and the "green economy" at their final meeting in the Sicilian city of Siracusa, paving the way for ...
US delivers message of urgency on climate change The Associated Press
US, other G-8 nations open climate talks Dallas Morning News
UN: gaps remain in climate talks Forbes
all 75 news articles
Read More....


Environmental Insurance Job Outlook is Strong
Wall Street Journal
By FINSWIRE TEAM The climate for jobs in environmental insurance is heating up. On April 14, Philadelphia Insurance Companies became the latest carrier to announce that it will offer coverage for environmental risks. Navigators Group Inc., based in New ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 25th, 2009, 2:11, Category: General



World Magazine

Reckless 'Endangerment'
Wall Street Journal
So last Friday the Environmental Protection Agency decided to put a gun to the head of Congress and play cap-and-trade roulette with the US economy. AP The pistol comes in the form of a ruling that carbon dioxide is a dangerous pollutant that threatens ...
Last chance Salt Lake Tribune
Ethanol blunder should make us wary of new EPA ruling | Joel Belz World Magazine
Your mail: Hooray for EPA actions Alexandria Town Talk
Investor's Business Daily - San Francisco Chronicle
all 276 news articles
Read More....


The Associated Press

G8 ministers agree on environmental measures
Xinhua, China
ROME, April 24 (Xinhua) -- The Group of Eight (G8) environment ministers on Friday agreed on a series of measures over climate change, biodiversity and the "green economy" at their final meeting in the Sicilian city of Siracusa, paving the way for ...
US delivers message of urgency on climate change The Associated Press
US, other G-8 nations open climate talks Dallas Morning News
UN: gaps remain in climate talks Forbes
all 75 news articles
Read More....


Shell settles with Texas environmental groups
The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — Shell Oil Co. reached a $5.8 million settlement Thursday with environmental groups and agreed to cut greenhouse gas emissions at a Gulf Coast refinery. The agreement, which must still be approved by a federal judge, would cut greenhouse ...
Read More....


Environmental Insurance Job Outlook is Strong
Wall Street Journal
By FINSWIRE TEAM The climate for jobs in environmental insurance is heating up. On April 14, Philadelphia Insurance Companies became the latest carrier to announce that it will offer coverage for environmental risks. Navigators Group Inc., based in New ...
Read More....


Citizen

G8,poor nations sign deal to halt biodiversity loss
Reuters
About 1000 anti-globalisation and environmental protesters marched in Syracuse on Thursday under the banner "No G8", but tight security meant they could not pass close to the castle where ministers were meeting. The G8 meeting grouped for the first ...
US shares 'common purpose' at G8 climate talks AFP
Top Nations Discuss Biodiversity In Sicily RedOrbit
G8 crisis plans should be painted green: minister Space Daily
CRIENGLISH.com - AFP
all 191 news articles
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Warren Reporter

Warren County pipe plant ordered to pay $8M in environmental crime ...
Warren Reporter, NJ
The sentencing of Atlantic States Cast Iron Pipe Co. in US District Court in Trenton caps what prosecutors say was the longest environmental-crimes trial ever prosecuted by the Justice Department. The Phillipsburg foundry is owned by McWane Inc., ...
Cast Iron Pipe Manufacturer Sentenced for Environmental Crimes and ... PR Newswire (press release)
Atlantic States fined $8M for covering up environmental, worker ... The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com
NJ foundry fined $8 million for violations Philadelphia Inquirer
The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com
all 265 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 25th, 2009, 1:11, Category: General



Governor praises energy and environmental programs at Framingham ...
MetroWest Daily News, MA
Deval Patrick Administration honored programs aimed at teaching students about energy and the environment with the 15th Annual Secretary's Awards for Excellence in Energy and Environmental Education during a State House ceremony today. ...
Environmental Excellence nominees sought The Photo News
all 3 news articles
Read More....


CBS News

Lawsuit alleges fertilizer was contaminated around Cameron, Mo.
Kansas City Star, MO
By KAREN DILLON and DONALD BRADLEY During a meeting Wednesday night in Cameron, attorney Brian Madden, front along with Bob Bowcock, an environmental investigator and environm! ental activist Erin Brockovich, presented their prelimenary findings in an ...
Video: Report: Hexavalent Chromium Used As Fertilizer KMBC
Brockovich discusses lawsuit ! Cameron Citizen-Observer (su! bscripti on)
Maine-Based Company Defends Sludge Blamed For Cancer In Missouri WCSH-TV
Ozarks First - St. Joseph News-Press
all 382 news articles
Read More....


Shell settles with Texas environmental groups
The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — Shell Oil Co. reached a $5.8 million settlement Thursday with e! nvironmental groups and agreed to cut greenhouse gas emiss! ions at a Gulf Coast refinery. The agreement, which must still be approved by a federal judge, would cut greenhouse ...
Read More....


Citizen

G8,poor nations sign deal to halt biodiversity loss
Reuters
About 1000 anti-globalisation and environmental protesters marched in Syracuse on Thursday under the banner "No G8", but tight security meant they could not pass close to the castle where ministers were meeting. The G8 meeting grouped for the first ...
US shares 'common purpose' at G8 climate talks AFP
Top Nations Discuss Biodiversity In Sicily RedOrbit
G8 Ministers Meet in Italy on Environmental Issues CRIENGLISH.com
AFP - AFP
all 189 news articles
Read More....


Remembering Goldman Environmental Prize Winner Ken Saro-Wiwa
Huffington Post, NY
On April 20th, seven outstanding environmental leaders were awarded the 2009 Goldman Prize - the "Nobel Prize of the environmental movement" - in San Francisco. As a former prize winner, my congratulations go out to them, along with my wishes for the ...
Read More....

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Baltimore Sun

Updated LEED credits addresses regional differences during ...
Consulting-Specifying En! gineer, IL
The new LEED cr! edit enc ourages specific regional environmental priorities to be addressed during design, construction, and operations of buildings in different geographic locations. "Because environmental priorities differ among various regions of the ...
Green Building Technology WTVY
Weekly LEED roundup – 4/24/09 Mother Nature Network
Earth Day 2009: Greening Diplomacy US Department of State
New England Business Bulletin - CoStar Group
all! 207 news articles

Environmental Insurance Job Outlook is Strong
Wall Street Journal
By FINSWIRE TEAM The climate for jobs in environmental insurance is heating up. On April 14, Philadelphia Insurance Companies became the latest carrier to annou! nce that it will offer coverage for environmental risks. Navigators Group Inc., based in New ...
Read More....


World Magazine

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Reckless 'Endangerment'
Wall Street Journal
So last Friday the Environmental Protection Agency decided to put a gun to the head of Congress and play cap-and-trade roulette with the US economy. AP The pistol comes in the form of a ruling that carbon dioxide is a dangerous pollutant that threatens ...
Last chance Salt Lake Tribune
Ethanol blunder should make us wary of new EPA ruling | Joel Belz World Magazine
Your mail: Hooray for EPA actions Alexandria Town Talk
Investor's Business Daily - San Francisco Chronicle
all 276 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 25th, 2009, 0:11, Category: General



CNET News

'! ;Green jobs' at heart of Obama's Earth Day push on energy
New York Times, United States
By ALEX KAPLUN, Greenwire The Obama administration is using Earth Day for launching another all-out effort to sell the American public and key lawmakers on "green jobs" as the solution for the United States' environmental and economic woes. ...
How do we prepare kids for Obama's "Green Jobs"? ZDNet
In 39 years, Earth Day helps cause US change! s Palladium-Item

Earth Day helped build environmental awareness, concern Annapolis Capital
St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Huffington Post
all 345 news articles
Read More....


Remembering Goldman Environmental Prize Winne! r Ken Saro-Wiwa
Huffi! ngton Po st, NY
On April 20th, seven outstanding environmental leaders were awarded the 2009 Goldman Prize - the "Nobel Prize of the environmental movement" - in San Francisco. As a former prize winner, my congratulations go out to them, along with my wishes for the ...
Read More....


Baltimore Sun

Updated LEED credits addresses regional differences during ...
Consulting-Specifying Engineer, IL
The new LEED credit encourages specific regional environmental priorities to be addressed during design, construction, and operations of buildings in different geographic locations. "Because environmental priorities differ among various regions of the ...
Weekly LEED roundup – 4/24/09 Mother Nature Network
LEED for Healthcare: Worth it? Ulitzer.com
Earth Day 2009: Greening Diplomacy US Department of State!
CoStar Group - Greentech Media
all 203 news articles
Read More....


Governor praises energy and environmental programs at Framingham ...
MetroWest Daily News, MA
Deval Patrick Administration honored programs aimed at teaching students about energy and the environment with the 15th Annual Secretary's Awards for Excellence in Energy and Environmental Education during a State House ceremony today. ...
Environmental Excellence nominees sought The Photo News
all 3 news articles
Read More....


Shell settles with Texas environmental groups
The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — Shell Oil Co. reached a $5.8 million settlement Thursday with environmental groups and agreed to cut greenhouse gas emissions at a Gulf Coast refinery. The agreement, which must still be approved by a federal judge, would cut greenhouse ...
Read More....


AFP

New momentum for global climate pact despite 'gaps'
AFP
"You can say they kicked the can down the road," agreed Kim Carstensen, director of the Wo! rldwide Fund for Nature's Global Climate Initiative, while! praisin g the delegates for linking environmental and economic crises in a credible way. ...
US, other G-8 nations open climate talks Dallas Morning News
US delivers message of urgency on climate change The Associated Press
UN: gaps remain in climate talks Forbes
all 102 news articles
Read More....


Environ mental Insurance Job Outlook is Strong
Wall Street Journal
By FINSWIRE TEAM The climate for jobs in environmental insurance is heating up. On April 14, Philadelphia Insurance Companies became the latest carrier to announce that it will offer coverage for environmental risks. Navigators Group Inc., based in New ...
Read More....


Lawsuit alleges fertilizer was contaminated around Cameron, Mo.
Kansas City Star, MO
By KAREN DILLON and DONALD BRADLEY During a meeting Wednesday night in Cameron, attorney Brian Madden, front along with Bob Bowcock, an environmental investigator and environmental activist Erin Brockovich, presented their prelimenary findings in an ...
Video: Report: Hexavalent Chromium Used As Fertilizer KMBC
Brockovich discusses lawsuit Cameron Citizen-Observer (subscription)
Maine-Based Company Defends Sludge Blamed For Cancer In Missouri WCSH-TV
Ozarks First - St. Joseph News-Press
all 381 news articles
Read More....


Warren Reporter

Warren County pipe plant ordered to pay $8M in environmental crime ...
Warren Reporter, NJ
The sentencing of Atlantic States Cast Iron Pipe Co. in US District Court in Trenton caps what pros! ecutors say was the longest environmental-crimes trial ever prosecuted by the Justice Department. The Phillipsburg foundry is owned by McWane Inc., ...
Atlantic States fined $8M for covering up environmental, worker ... The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com
4th foundry ex-official sentenced in worker's death The Star-Ledger - N! J.com
• Atlantic States sentencings scheduled this week on environmental ... The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com
all 259 news articles
Read More....


World Magazine

Reckless 'Endangerment'
Wall Street Journal
So last Friday the Environmental Protection Agency decided to put a gun to the head of Congress and play cap-and-trade roulette with the US ec! onomy. AP The pistol comes in the form of a ruling that carbon! dioxide is a dangerous pollutant that threatens ...
Last chance Salt Lake Tribune
Ethanol blunder should make us wary of new EPA ruling | Joel Belz World Magazine
Your mail: Hooray for EPA actions Alexandria Town Talk
Investor's Business Daily - San Francisco Chronicle
all 276 news articles
Read More....