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April 28th, 2009

By germanifa01 - April 28th, 2009, 16:10, Category: General



Voice of America

Goldman Environmental Prize Awarde! d to Seven People From Around ...
Voice of America
By Zulima Palacio Seven people with seven extraordinary stories of work and dedication to the environment were awarded the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize this week in two separate ceremonies in the United States. The seven winners all live in ...
Will Sen. Rockefeller Snub or Praise Goldman "Green Nobel" Prize ... Huffington Post
all 2 news articles
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Democratic senators say environmental agency is too cozy with ...
News-Journal.com, TX
Rick Perry to clean up the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, which they say is beset by conflicts of interest and undue industry influence. "The issues are pervasive and systemic," said Sen. Eliot Shapleigh ! of El Paso, a frequent critic of the ...
Sen. Shapleigh Calls For Cleaner TCEQ KFOXtv.com
Cost of Asarco cleanup still under scrutiny Trading Markets (press release)
Sen. Eliot Shapleigh aw! aits state documents Tra! ding Mar kets (press release)
all 11 news articles
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Environment News Ser! vice

Dear Dallas City Hall: You blow, and we thank you. Love, The EPA
Dallas Morning News, TX
So much so, in fact, that the Environmental Protection Agency lists City Hall in 11th place nationally among members of its Green Power Partnership, which fosters the use of renewable resources like solar, wind, geothermal, biomass and hydro among ...
EPA Unveils Top 50 US Green Power Purchasers North American Windpower
Top Green Power Purchaser in Higher Education UPENN Almanac
EPA recognizes Sony DADC for green power purchases Terre Haute Tribune Star
The Oregonian - OregonLive.com - Earth2Tech
all 40 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 28th, 2009, 13:17, Category: General



KRQE

Environmental Protection Association bestows Easton with merit ...
Enterprise News, MA
By Vicki-Ann Downing The town of Easton was the only municipality in New England honored on Earth Day with an environmental merit award from the Environmental Protection Association. Merit awards are given each year to residents, businesses and ...
EPA Moves To Reconsider NM Coal Plant Permit Wall Street Journal
Environmental program closes before Cowboys' stadium opens Sports Business Journal (subscription)
EPA seeks remand of Navajo power plant permit cbs4denver.com
Jacksonville Daily News - The New Mexico Independent
all 52 news articles
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Democratic senators say environmental agency is too cozy with ...
News-Journal.com, TX
Rick Perry to clean up the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, which they say is beset by conflicts of interest and undue industry influence. "The issues are pervasive and systemic," said Sen. Eliot Shapleigh of El Paso, a frequent critic of the ...
Read More....


Is Crime Victims Rights Law Being Misused in Environmental Cases?
Law.com, CA
A law that was designed to empower crime victims and give them a stronger voice in the justice system is increasingly being used as a weapon to punish companies accused of environmental crimes. To the chagrin of corporate defense lawyers, ...
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Company agrees to $225K environmental penalty
Boston Herald, United States
Authorities say $125000 of the penalty agreed to by Western Mass Environmental LLC will be suspended if the company hires a consultant for two years to ensure that it will not engage in further violations of state hazardous waste management laws. ...
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Voice of America

Goldman Environmental Prize ! Awarded to Seven People From Around ...
Voice of America
By Zulima Palacio Seven people with seven extraordinary stories of work and dedication to the environment were awarded the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize this week in two separate ceremonies in the United States. The seven winners all live in ...
Will Sen. Rockefeller Snub or Praise Goldman "Green Nobel" Prize ... Huffington Post
all 2 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 28th, 2009, 11:10, Category: General



Democratic senators say environmental agency is too cozy with ...
News-Journal.com, TX
Rick Perry to clean up the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, which they say is beset by conflicts of interest and undue industry influence. "The issues are pervasive and systemic," said Sen. Eliot Shapleigh of El Paso, a frequent critic of the ...
Read More....


KRQE

Environmental Protection Association bestows Easton with merit ...
Enterprise News, MA
By Vicki-Ann Downing The town of Easton was the only municipality in New England honored on Earth Day with an environmental merit award from the Environmental Protection Association. Merit awards are given each year to residents, businesses and ...
EPA Moves To Reconsider NM Coal Plant Permit Wall Street Journal!
Environmental program closes before Cowboys' stadium opens Sports Business Journal (subscription)
EPA seeks remand of Navajo power plant permit cbs4denver.com
Jacksonville Daily News - The New Mexico Independent
all 51 news articles
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stv.tv

US EPA to review emission rules for power plants
Reuters
WASHINGTON, April 27 (Reuters) - The US Environmental Protection Agency said o! n Monday it would reconsider three rules issued under the Bush! adminis tration that affect how coal-fired power plants account for their air emissions. ...
Bush-Era Power Plant Rules Now Under Review New York Times
Air Quality Awareness Week-Today Ozone and Particle Pollution ... WDEF News 12
Obama considering tougher rules for power plants West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Power Engineering Magazine - PR Newswire (press release)
all 33! news ar ticles
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By germanifa01 - April 28th, 2009, 10:14, Category: General



Davis among Texas lawmakers questioning whether environmental ...
Fort Worth Star Telegram, TX
Rick Perry on Monday to order a top-to-bottom review of the state's environmental regulatory agency amid charges that is too close to industry and lax in enforcing pollution standards. Davis joined Sens. Eliot Shapleigh, D-El Paso, and Rodney Ellis, ...
Sen. Shapleigh Calls For Cleaner TCEQ KFOXtv.com
Cost of Asarco cleanup still under scrutiny Trading Markets (press release)
Sen. Eliot Shapleigh awaits state documents Trading Markets (press release)
all 8 news articles
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Panama City airport builder faces environmental fine
Tampabay.com, FL
By Craig Pittman, Times Staff Writer A contractor building the new Panama City airport has repeatedly violated water! pollution rules and now is likely to face a fine from the state Department of Environmental Protection, a top DEP official said ...
Airport board promises change (Read LETTER, see PHOTO GALLERY) The News Herald
all 3 news articles
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New York Times

Cement Makers Decry Emissions Rules
New York Times, United States
Cement industry representatives say that proposed federal air emissions regulations announced last week will lead to closure of American plants and outsourcing of cement production to countries with lax environmental regulations. ...
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Is Crime Victims Rights Law ! Being Misused in Environmental Cases?
Law.com, CA

A law that was designed to empower crime victims and give them a stronger voice in the justice system is increasingly being used as a weapon to punish companies accused of environmental crimes. To the chagrin of corporate defense lawyers, ...
Read More....


stv.tv

US EPA to review emission rules for power plants
Reuters
WASHINGTON, April 27 (Reuters) - The US Environmental Protection Agency said on Monday it would reconsider three rules issued under the Bush administration that affect how coal-fired power plants account for their air emissions. ...
Bush-Era Power Plant Rules Now Under Review New York Times
Obama considering tougher rules for power plants West Virginia Public Broadcasting
EPA to review three air quality rules Power Engineering Magazine
PR Newswire (press release) - CBS42
all 32 news articles
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Environment News Service

Intel, local colleges honored for green power use!
Bizjournals.com, NC
By purchasing more than 1 billion kilowatt hours of green power annually -- enough to meet 47 percent of its purchased electricity use -- Intel Corp. was honored as a Top 50 Purchaser by the US Environmental Protection Agency's Green Power Partnership ...
EPA recognizes Sony DADC for green power purchases Terre Haute Tribune Star
Intel, Dell Among IT Firms Buying Considerable “Green Po! wer” Earth2Tech
US EPA Recognizes Motorola Among Nation's Leading Green Power ... CSRwire.com (press release)
Earthtimes (press release) - NewsBlaze
all 30 news articles
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KRQE

Environmental Protection Association bestows Easton with merit ...
Enterprise News, MA
By Vicki-Ann Downing The town of Easton was the only municipality in New England honored on Earth Day with an environmental merit award from the Environmental Protection Association. Merit awards are given each year to residents, businesses and ...
EPA Moves To Reconsider NM Coal Plant Permit Wall Street Journal
Environmental program closes before Cowboys' stadium opens Sports Business Journal (subscription)
EPA seeks remand of Navajo power plant permit cbs4denver.com!
Jacksonville Daily News - The New Mexico Independent
all 47 news articles
Read More....


Voice of America

Goldman Environmental Prize Awarded to Seven People From Around ...!
Voice of America
By Zulima Palacio Seven people with seven extraordinary stories of work and dedication to the environment were awarded the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize this week in two separate ceremonies in the United States. The seven winners all live in ...
Will Sen. Rockefeller Snub or Praise Goldman "Green Nobel" Prize ... Huffington Post
all 2 news articles
Read More....


Democratic senators say environmental agency is too cozy with ...
News-Journal.com, TX
Rick Perry to clean up the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, which they say is beset by conflicts of interest and undue industry influence. "The issues are pervasive and systemic," said Sen. Eliot Shapleigh of El Paso, a frequent critic of the ! ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 28th, 2009, 6:10, Category: General



Panama City airport builder faces environmental fine
Tampabay.com, FL
By Craig Pittman, Times Staff Writer A contractor building the new Panama City airport has repeatedly violated water pollution rules and now is likely to face a fine from the state Department of Environmental Protection, a top DEP official said ...
Airport board promises change (Read LETTER, see PHOTO GALLERY) The News Herald
all 3 news articles
Read More....


stv.tv

US EPA to review emission rules for power plants
Reuters
WASHINGTON, April 27 (Reuters) - The US Environmental Protection Agency said on Monday it would reconsider three rules issued under the Bush administration that affect how coal-fired power plants account for their air emissions. ...
Bush-Era Power Plant Rules Now Under Review New York Times
Obama considering tougher rules for power plants West Virginia Public Broadcasting
EPA to review three air quality rules ! Power Engineering Magazine
PR Newswire (press release) - CBS42
all 32 news articles
Read More....


KRQE

EPA seeks remand of Navajo power plant permit
cbs4denver.com, CO
ALBUQUERQUE, NM (AP) The US Environmental Protection Agency on Monday asked an appeals board to allow the agency to reconsider an air permit issued last year for a planned coal-fired power plant on the Navajo Nation in northwestern New Mexico. ...
EPA seeks remand of Navajo power plant permit KVIA
EPA files motion for voluntary remand of air permit for Desert ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
In a Bush administration reversal, EPA pulls permit for proposed ... The New Mexico Independent
Native Times
all 19 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 28th, 2009, 5:10, Category: General



Is Crime Victims Rights Law Being Misused in Environmental Cases?
Law.com, CA
A law that was designed to empower crime victims and give them a stronger voice in the justice system is increasingly being used as a weapon to punish companies accused of environmental crimes. To the chagrin of corporate defense lawyers, ...
Read More....


Statements of attorney general, environmental fund on Yale Farm ...
Waterbury Republican American, CT
This victory is huge and historic for environmental values and citizens, preserving a pristine and precious natural treasure from dangerous development. I am delighted by the decision to do the right thing and abandon a project that would ov! erdevelop ...
Yale Farm Plans Terminated Litchfield County Times
Yale Farm plan dropped Waterbury Republican American
all 7 news articles
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Democratic senators say environmental agency is too cozy with ...
News-Journal.com, TX
Rick Perry to clean up the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, which they say is beset by conflicts of interest and undue industry influence. "The issues are pervasive and systemic," said Sen. Eliot Shapleigh of El Paso, a frequent critic of the ...
! Read More....


Intel, local colleges honored for green power use
Bizjournals.com, NC
By purchasing more than 1 billion kilowatt hours of green power annually -- enough to meet 47 percent of its purchased electricity use -- Intel Corp. was honored as a Top 50 Purchaser by the US Environmental Protection Agency's Green Power Partners! hip ...
EPA recognizes Sony DADC for green power purchases Terre Haute Tribune Star
US EPA Recognizes Motorola Among Nation's Leading Green Power ... CSRwire.com (press release)
Kohl's Department Stores Number One on EPA&#! 39;s Lis t of Retail Green ... Earthtimes (press release)
NewsBlaze - Trading Markets (press release)
all 27 news articles
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stv.tv

US EPA to review e! mission rules for power plants
Reuters
WASHINGTON, April 27 (Reuters) - The US Environmental Protection Agency said on Monday it would reconsider three rules issued under the Bush administration that affect how coal-fired power plants account for their air emissions. ...
Bush-Era Power Plant Rules Now Under Review New York Times
Obama considering tougher rules for power pla! nts West Virginia Public Broadcasting
EPA to review three air quality rules Power Engineering Magazine
PR Newswire (press release) - CBS42
all 31 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 28th, 2009, 3:11, Category: General



stv.tv

US EPA to review emission rules for power plants
Reuters
WASHINGTON, April 27 (Reuters) - The US Environmental Protection Agency said on Monday it would reconsider three rules issued under the Bush administration that affect how coal-fired power plants account for their air emissions. ...
Bush-Era Power Plant Rules Now Under Review New York Times
Ob! ama considering tougher rules for power plants West Virginia Public Broadcasting
EPA to review three air quality rules Power Engineering Magazine
PR Newswire (press release) - CBS42
all 31 news articles
Read More....


Voice of America
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Goldman Environmental Prize Awarded to Seven People From Around ...
Voice of America
By Zulima Palacio Seven people with seven extraordinary stories of work and dedication to the environment were awarded the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize this week in two separate ceremonies in the United States. The seven winners all live in ...
Will Sen. Rockefeller Snub or Praise Goldman "Green Nobel" Prize ... Huffington Post
all 2 news articles
Read More....


KRQE

EPA seeks remand of Navajo power plant permit
KVIA, TX
AP - April 27, 2009 6:05 PM ET ALBUQUERQUE, NM (AP) - The US Environmental Protection Agency is asking an appeals board to allow the agency to reconsider an air permit for a planned coal-fired power plant on the Navajo Nation in northwestern New Mexico ...
EPA files motion for voluntary remand of air permit for Desert ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
In a Bush administration reversal, EPA pulls permit for proposed ... The New Mexico Independent
US Appeals Court upholds EPA decision on mine Native Times
all 18 news articles
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Environmental Data Interactive

Environmental bullying
Press-Register - al.com, AL
MEMO TO Congress from the Obama administration, delivered by courier from the Environmental Protection Agency: Pass legislation aimed at cooling global warming — or else. The EPA has declared that greenhouse gases emitted by cars and industrial plants ...
Rapid test for waters introduced in Congress Asbury Park Press
Air quality Chicago Tribune
Reckless 'Endangerment' Wall Street Journal
EnerPub - San Francisco Chronicle
all 289 news articles
Read More....


One candidate gets endorsement, another talks environmental center ...
New Brunswick Home News Tribune, NJ
By LALITA ALOOR AMUTHAN • Staff Writer • April 27, 2009 EDISON — The Democratic primary mayoral race has heated up with one candidate bagging an endorsement and another candidate promising residents a new environmental center, if elected. ...
Choi responds to criticism from mayoral candidate over Dismal Swamp New Brunswick Home News Tribune
all 4 news articles
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ABC News

Environmental causes of the swine flu epidemic
Mother Nature Network, GA
More on the swine flu from the AP Grist Magazine just found a source that may now link the swine flu epidemic to water pollution from a Smithfield Foods hog operation in Perote, Mexico in the state of Veracruz. Veracruz is ground zero for the epidemic, ...
Video: Swine Flu In The US CBS
Indonesia On Alert For Swine Flu Tempo Interaktif
NJ identifies 5 probable swine flu cases The Associated Press
EcoWorldly
all 30,341 news articles
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Voice of America

Solo Female Rower Crosses Oceans With Environmental Message
Voice of America
By Rosanne Skirble Fewer than 300 people have crossed the At! lantic O cean solo in a rowboat. Roz Savage is one of them, and she did it when she was 39, in 2006. The "rowing thing" started for this former high-technology consultant a few years ago when ...
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By germanifa01 - April 28th, 2009, 1:18, Category: General



West Virginia Public Broadcasting

US EPA to! review emission rules for power plants
Reuters
WASHINGTON, April 27 (Reuters) - The US Environmental Protection Agency said on Monday it would reconsider three rules issued under the Bush administration that affect how coal-fired power plants account for their air emissions. ...
EPA rule review likely to affect Hayward power project Bizjournals.com
Bush-Era Power Plant Rules Now Under Review New York Times
Obama considering tougher rules for power plants West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Power Engineering Magazine - PR Newswire (press release)
all 34 news articles
Read More....


Intel, local colleges honored for green power use
Bizjournals.com, NC
B! y purcha sing more than 1 billion kilowatt hours of green power annually -- enough to meet 47 percent of its purchased electricity use -- Intel Corp. was honored as a Top 50 Purchaser by the US Environmental Protection Agency's Green Power Partnership ...
EPA recognizes Sony DADC for green power purchases Terre Haute Tribune Star
US EPA Recognizes Motorola Among Nation's Leading Green Power ... CSRwire.com (press release)
Kohl's Department Stores Number One on EPA's List of Retail Green ... Earthtimes (press release)
all 25 news articles
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Sports Business Journal (subscription)

EPA: Pick 5 For the Environment
Red, Green, and Blue, CA
The Environmental Protection Agency has launched an interesting campaign aimed at increasing citizens' active ! efforts to help the environment: Pick 5 for the Environment. The idea is for people to choose five broad actions out of 10 listed on the epa's ...
Environmental program closes before Cowboys' stadium opens Sports Business Journal (subscription)
New Oversight For A New Century Nanotechnology News
all 3 news articles
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Voice of America

Goldman Environmental Prize Awarded to Seven People From Around ...
Voice of America
By Zulima Palacio Seven people with seven extraordinary stories of work and dedication to the environment were awarded the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize this week in two separate ceremonies in the United States. The seven winners all live in ...
Will Sen. Rockefeller Snub or Praise Goldman "Green Nobel" Prize ... Huffington Post
all 2 news articles
Read More....


Warner Bros. Completes Key Environmental Projects
TAXI Design Network, NY
Entertainment has announced the completion of two of its environm! ental projects on its Burbank lot as part of its commitment to entertain the world while conserving natural resources. Stage 23, a recently constructed ‘green' sound stage, ...
Read More....


Voice of America

Solo Female Rower Crosses Oceans With Environmental Message
Voice of America
By Rosanne Skirble Fewer than 300 people have crossed the Atlantic Ocean solo in a rowboat. Roz Savage is one of them, and she did it when she was 39, in 2006. The "rowing thing" started for this former high-technology consultant a few years ago when ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 28th, 2009, 0:11, Category: General



Voice of America

Goldman Environmental Prize Awarde! d to Seven People From Around ...
Voice of America
By Zulima Palacio Seven people with seven extraordinary stories of work and dedication to the environment were awarded the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize this week in two separate ceremonies in the United States. The seven winners all live in ...
Will Sen. Rockefeller Snub or Praise Goldman "Green Nobel" Prize ... Huffington Post
all 2 news articles
Read More....


Environmental journalism conference attracts diverse group
Tennessee Journalist, TN
By Birgitta Anderson Recently in Knoxville, the East Tennessee Society of Professional Journalists sponsored an environmental journalism conference at Calhoun's On the River. The conference had guest speakers from all over the United States that ...
Coal ash spill reveals risks, lapses in waste regulation News & Observer
Coal ash regulation bill faces opposition Greensboro News Record
all 3 news articles
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One candidate gets endorsement, another talks environmental center ...
New Brunswick Home News Tribune, NJ
By LALITA ALOOR AMUTHAN • Staff Writer • April 27, 2009 EDISON — The Democratic primary mayoral race has heated up with one candidate bagging an endorsement and another candidate promising residents a new environmental center, if elected. ...
Choi responds to criticism from mayoral candidate over Dismal Swamp New Brunswick Home News Tribune
all 3 news articles
Read More....


Steel group highlights global environmental leadership
Reliable Plant Magazine, OK
Emphasizing the American steel industry's global environmental leadership in recycling and carbon emissions reduction, American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) president and CEO Thomas J. Gibson, said that fundamental components of any climate change ...
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Warner Bros. Completes Key Environmental Projects
TAXI Design Network, NY
Entertainment has announced the completion of two of its environmental projects on its Burbank lot as part of its commitment to entertain the world while conserving natural resources. Stage 23, a recently constructed ‘green' sound stage, ...
Read More....


The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com

New Jersey Foundry Fined $8M for Safety, Environmental Violations
ClaimsJournal.com, CA
By David Porter A New Jersey company that manufactures cast iron pipe was fined $8 million Friday for dozens of environmental violations and lying about numerous safety violations at its plant along the Delaware River. Atlantic States Cast Iron Pipe ...
Company and Four Senior Managers Sentenced for Environmental ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Atlantic States Fined $8 Million WFMZ-TV Online
all 6 news articles
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Environmental Data Interactive

Environmental bullying
Press-Register - al.com, AL
MEMO TO Congress from the Obama administration, delivered by courier from the Environmental Protection Agency: Pass legislation aimed at cooling global warming — or else. The EPA has declared that greenhouse gases emitted by cars and indus! trial plants ...
Rapid test for waters introduced in Congress Asbury Park Press
Air quality Chicago Tribune
Reckless 'Endangerment' Wall Street Journal
EnerPub - San Francisco Chronicle
all 289 news articles
Read More....


Intel, local colleges honored for green power use
Bizjournals.com, NC
By purchasing more than 1 billion kilowatt hours of green power annually -- enough to meet 47 percent of its purchased electricity use -- Intel Corp. was honored as a Top 50 Purchaser by the US Environmental Protection Agency's Green Power Partnership ...
EPA re! cognizes Sony DADC for green power purchases Terre Haute Tribune Star
US EPA Recognizes Motorola Among Nation's Leading Green Power ... CSRwire.com (press release)
Kohl's Department Stores Number One on EPA's List of Retail Green ... Earthtimes (press release)
Trading Markets (press release)
all 26 news articles
Read More....


Voice of America

Solo Female Rower Crosses Oceans With Environmental Message
Voice of America
By Rosanne Skirble Fewer than 300 people have crossed the Atlantic Ocean solo in a rowboat. Roz Savage is one of them, and she did it when she was 39, in 2006. The "rowing thing" started for this former high-technology consultant a few years ago when ...
Read More....