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May 6th, 2009

By germanifa01 - May 6th, 2009, 13:11, Category: General



Boston Globe

EPA Proposes Changes To Biofuel Regulations
Washington Post, United States - Steven MufsonJuliet Eilperin
The Environmental Protection Agency's proposed regulations are designed to curtail greenhouse gas emissions blamed for climate change and to make sure that alternative fuels, such as ethanol or biodiesel, do not have indirect effects, ...
New standards could cut tax! breaks for corn-based ethanol Los Angeles Times
Biofuels get boost; ethanol questioned Boston Globe
Administration addressing ethanol, climate change The Associated Press
Sioux Falls Argus Leader - guardian.co.uk
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Straits Times

HFC cuts receive US backing
www.acr-news.com, UK
In his email to UNEP, Daniel Reifsnyder refers to recent analysis by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of a possible phase down of hfcs. The EPA analysis assumes a baseline as an average of 2004, 2005 and 2006 consumption with control ...
US says wants to cut potent HFC greenhouse gases Reuters UK
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USA Today

Celebs use star power to spotlight environmental issues
USA Today - ! ;Seung Min Kim
Celebrities have long made their way to Washington to champion environmental issues. Most recently: • Chevy Chase headlined this year's Earth Day festival on the National Mall in Washington. • Leonardo DiCaprio met with President Obama that week to ...
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Opinion: Port in Alviso at last could bring environmental justice
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
The environmental movement often overlooks the views of racial minorities and the adverse environmental impacts to residents of economically disadvantaged areas. Discussions around our dwindling water supply, climate change, air quality and the impacts ...
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EPA report says effects of global warming could hamper efforts to ...
Houston Chronicle, United States - Matthew Tresaugue
In a recent study, the US Environmental Protection Agency found that the projected effects of rising temperatures could worsen smog levels in certain regions, particularly in the Southeast. The findings prompted the federal agency to urge that climate ...
US EPA proposes ru! les on mandatory greenhouse gas reporting Linex Legal
EPA reaches agreement with Laminated Products on clean-air violations U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
New EPA ruling deems greenhouse gases (ghgs) harmful to humans Environmental Expert (press release)
Pulp & Paper Canada - Tucson Citizen
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Dallas Morning News

Levee concerns to hold up environmental OK for proposed Trinity ...
Dallas Morning News, TX - Michael A. LindenbergerRudolph Bush
By MICHAEL A. LINDENBERGER / The Dallas Morning News The federal government will not give environmental clearance to the proposed Trinity River toll road until it better understands the problems presented by Dallas' aging levees, officials at the North ...
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Environmental Tectonics wins $2.5M order
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
Environmental Tectonics Corp. of Southampton said today that it won a $2.5 million contract to provide 12 sterilizers with new control systems, piping and a water distribution system. The project for an unidentified customer in the United States is ...
Environmental T! ectonics wins sterilizers work Bizjournals.com
Environmental Tectonics Corporation's Sterilization Systems Group ... PR Newswire (press release)
all 27 news articles
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Olympus Capital Raising US$250M Environmental Fund
Wall Street Journal
HONG KONG (Dow Jones)--Asian private equity firm Olympus Capital Holdings Asia is raising a US$250 million fund to invest in equity and equity-related investments in renewable energy and environmental services companies in Asia, the International ...
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By germanifa01 - May 6th, 2009, 12:14, Category: General



Boston Globe

EPA Proposes Changes To Biofuel Regulations
Washington Post, United States - Steven MufsonJuliet Eilperin
The Environmental Protection Agency's proposed regulations are designed to curtail greenhouse gas emissions blamed for climate change and to make sure that alternative fuels, such as ethanol or biodiesel, do not have indirect effects, ...
New standards could cut tax! breaks for corn-based ethanol Los Angeles Times
Biofuels get boost; ethanol questioned Boston Globe
Administration addressing ethanol, climate change The Associated Press
Sioux Falls Argus Leader - guardian.co.uk
all 510 news articles
Read More....


Olympus Capital Raising US$250M Environmental Fund
Wall Street Journal
HONG KONG (Dow Jones)--Asian private equity firm Olympus Capital Holdings Asia is raising a US$250 million fund to invest in equity and equity-related investments in renewable energy and environmental services companies in Asia, the International ...
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Opinion: Port in Alviso at last could bring environmental justice
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
The environmental movement often overlooks the views of racial minorities and the adverse environmental impacts to residents of economically disadvantaged areas. Discussions around our dwindling water supply, climate change, air quality and the impacts ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 6th, 2009, 10:16, Category: General



USA Today

Celebs use star power to spotlight environmental issues
USA Today - Seung Min Kim
Celebrities have long made their way to Washington to champion environmental issues. Most recently: • Chevy Chase headlined this year's Earth Day festival on the National Mall in Washington. • Leonardo DiCaprio met with President Obama that week to ...
Read More....


Boston Globe

EPA Proposes Changes To Biofuel Regulations
Washington Post, United States - Steven MufsonJuliet Eilperin
The Environmental Protection Agency's proposed regulations are designed to curtail greenhouse gas emissions blamed for climate change and to make sure that alternative fuels, such as ethanol or biodiesel, do not have indirect effects, ...
New standards could cut tax breaks for corn-based ethanol Los Angeles Times
Biofuels get boost; ethanol questioned Boston Globe
Administration addressing ethanol, climate change The Associated Press
Sioux Falls Argus Leader - guardian.co.uk
all 491 news articles
Read More....


Opinion: Port in Alviso at last c! ould bring environmental justice
San Jose Mercury News,  USA

The environmental movement often overlooks the views of racial minorities and the adverse environmental impacts to residents of economically disadvantaged areas. Discussions around our dwindling water supply, climate change, air quality and the impacts ...
Read More....


US says wants to cut potent HFC greenhouse gases
Reuters UK, UK - Jeff MasonArshad Mohammed
"Thus, we risk solving one global environmental problem while possibly exacerbating another unless alternatives can be found," the letter said. A senior administration official said the letter was meant to signal a US desire to move forward on the ...
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By germanifa01 - May 6th, 2009, 5:09, Category: General



Environmental Tectonics wins $2.5M order
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
Environmental Tectonics Corp. of Southampton said today that it won a $2.5 million contract to provide 12 sterilizers with new control systems, piping and a water distribution system. The project for an unidentified customer in the United States is ...
Environmental Tectonics wins sterilizers work Bizjournals.com
Environmental Tectonics Corporation's Sterilization Systems Group ... PR Newswire (press release)
all 27 news articles
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Environment News Service

Justices Limit Liability Over Toxic Spill Cases
New York Times, United States - Adam Liptak
By ADAM LIPTAK WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court made it harder on Monday for the government to recover the often enormous costs of environmental cleanups from companies with only minor or limited responsibility for toxic spills. ...
Supreme Court Absolves Shell of Arvin Pesticide Spills Environment News ServiceHIGH COURT WRAP: Justices To Consider NY Suit On Net Tobacco Wall Street Journal
Justices Toss Ruling on 'Wardrobe Malfunction' Courthouse News Service
Helicopter Association International - Trading Markets (press release)
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Bryan Shaw, commissioner with state environmental agency, confirmed
Austin American-Statesman, TX - Asher Price
By Asher Price | Tuesday, May 5, 2009, 06:43 PM Bryan Shaw, a commissioner at the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, survived a challenge by Democratic senators before winning confirmation by a vote of 22 to 7 on Tuesday. ...
TCEQ to fight ruling on release of Asarco records Trading Markets (press release)
all 5 news articles
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Examiner.com

Seattle to host Environmental Protection Agency clean air hearing
Examiner.com
On May 21st, 2009, Seattle will be one of only two cities to host public hearings on greenhouse gases, the Clean Air Act, and the connection to human health. The first will be held in Arlington, Virginia, on May 18, 2009. On April 17, almost two years ...
Refrigerant leak detection is regulated by the US Environmental ... Environmental Expert (press release)
EPA finds carbon dioxide is a pollutant Pulp & Paper Canada
New EPA rulin! g deems greenhouse gases (ghgs) harmful to humans Environmental Expert (press release)
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By germanifa01 - May 6th, 2009, 4:09, Category: General



Environmental Tectonics wins $2.5M order
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
Environmental Tectonics Corp. of Southampton said today that it won a $2.5 million contract to provide 12 sterilizers with new control systems, piping and a water distribution system. The project for an unidentified customer in the United States is ...
Environmental Tectonics wins sterilizers work Bizjournals.com
Environmental Tectonics Corporation's Sterilization Systems Group ... PR Newswire (press release)
all 27 news articles
Read More....


Bryan Shaw, commissioner with state environmental agency, confirmed
Austin American-Statesman, TX - Asher Price
By Asher Price | Tuesday, May 5, 2009, 06:43 PM Bryan Shaw, a commissi! oner at the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, survived a challenge by Democratic senators before winning confirmation by a vote of 22 to 7 on Tuesday. ...
TCEQ to fight ruling on release of Asarco records Trading Markets (press release)
all 5 news articles
Read More....


Environment News Service

Justices Limit Liability Over Toxic Spill Cases
New Yo! rk Times, United States - Adam Liptak
By ADAM LIPTAK WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court made it harder on Monday for the government to recover the often enormous costs of environmental cleanups from companies with only minor or limited responsibility for toxic spills. ...
Supreme Court Absolves Shell of Arvin Pesticide Spills Environment News Service
HIGH ! COURT WR AP: Justices To Consider NY Suit On Net Tobacco Wall Street Journal
High Court Overturns Ruling Against Shell in Cleanup Helicopter Association International
Trading Markets (press release) - Reuters UK
all 242 news articles
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stv.tv

EPA Proposes Changes To Biofuel Regulations
Washington Post, United States - Steven MufsonJuliet Eilperin
The Environmental Protection Agency's proposed regulations are designed to curtail greenhouse gas emissions blamed for c! limate change and to make sure that alternative fuels, such as ethanol or biodiesel, do not have indirect effects, ...
New standards could cut tax breaks for corn-based ethanol Los Angeles Times
Administration addressing ethanol, climate change The Associated Press
Obama backs alternative fuels, adminstration looks at ... Sioux Falls Argus Leader
Kansas City Star - guardian.co.uk
all 456 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 6th, 2009, 3:09, Category: General



Environmental groups appeal Clover Valley decision
Bizjournals.com, NC - Mark Anderson
The Clover Valley Foundation's position remains that the lower court's previous decisions were seriously flawed concerning stream setbacks, loss of mature oak trees and other environmental issues.
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By germanifa01 - May 6th, 2009, 2:09, Category: General



Straits Times

HFC cuts receive US backing
www.acr-news.com, UK
In his email to UNEP, Daniel Reifsnyder refers to recent analysis by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of a possible phase down of hfcs. The EPA analysis assumes a baseline as an average of 2004, 2005 and 2006 consumption with control ...
US says wants to cut potent HFC greenhouse gases Reuters UK
Proposal by Island Nations Aims to Solve 1/3 of Cli! mate Cha nge ... eGov monitor
all 109 news articles
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Environmental groups appeal Clover Valley decision
! Bizjournals.com, NC - Mark Anderson
The Clover Valley Foundation's position remains that the lower court's previous decisions were seriously flawed concerning stream setbacks, loss of mature oak trees and other environmental issues.
Read More....


Bryan Shaw, commissioner with state environmental agency, confirmed
Austin American-Statesman, TX - Asher Price
By Asher Price | Tuesday, May 5, 2009, 06:43 PM Bryan Shaw, a commissioner at the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, survived a challenge by Democratic senators before winning confirmation by a vote of 22 to 7 on Tuesday. ...
TCEQ to fight ruling on release of Asarco record! s Trading Markets (press release)
all 5 news articles
Read More....


Marylanders tell poll that Bay is ! their top environmental priority ...
The Chesapeake Bay Journal, PA

Few Marylanders come into contact with the Bay - either through boating, fishing, swimming or crabbing - yet state residents chose a clean and healthy Chesapeake Bay as their top environmental priority in a recent survey. The survey, released by the ...
OPINION: Time to Strengthen Efforts to Clean Up the Bay Southern Maryland Online
Plan to cut Bay monitoring programs raises concerns The Chesapeake Bay Journal
Introduction of Asian oyster too risky for Bay The Chesapeake Bay Journal
The Chesapeake Bay Journal - The Chesapeake Bay Journal
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Olympus Capital Raising US$250M Environmental Fund
Wall Street Journal
HONG KONG (Dow Jones)--Asian private equity firm Olympus Capital Holdings Asia is raising a US$250 million fund to invest in equity and equity-r! elated investments in renewable energy and environmental services companies in Asia, the International ...
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Virginia Plant Takes Top Environmental Honors in National Cement ...
PR Newswire (press release), NY
TRO! UTVILLE, Va., May 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Yesterday was a! day of celebration for Roanoke Cement Company -- the only cement manufacturing facility in the Commonwealth of Virginia -- as it took the top honor winning the Overall Environmental ...
Cement Plants Commended for Being Leaders in Environmental Improvement ForConstructionPros.com
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By germanifa01 - May 6th, 2009, 1:09, Category: General



Oil Purification Systems Receives Environmental Award
Machinery Lubrication Magaz, OK
Oil Purification Systems (OPS), a leader in fluid cleaning technology, announced May 5 that The National Association of Environmental Professionals (NAEP) (www.naep.org) has selected the OPS-1 on-board oil refining system as the 2009 Best Available ...
Read More....


Environmental Tectonics wins $2.5M order
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
Environmental Tectonics Corp. of Southampton said today that it won a $2.5 million contract to provide 12 sterilizers with new control systems, piping and a water distribution system. The project for an unidentified ! customer in the United States is ...
Environmental Tectonics wins sterilizers work Bizjournals.com
Environmental Tectonics Corporation's Sterilization Systems Group ... PR Newswire (press release)
all 27 news articles
Read More....


Marylanders tell poll that Bay is their top environmental priority ...
The Chesapeake Bay Journal, PA
Few Marylanders come into contact with the Bay - either through boating, fishing, swimming or crabbing - yet state residents chose a clean and healthy! Chesapeake Bay as their top environmental priority in ! a recent survey. The survey, released by the ...
OPINION: Time to Strengthen Efforts to Clean Up the Bay Southern Maryland Online
Plan to cut Bay monitoring programs raises concerns The Chesapeake Bay Journal
Introducti! on of Asian oyster too risky for Bay The Chesapeake Bay Journal
The Chesapeake Bay Journal - The Chesapeake Bay Journal
all 10 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 6th, 2009, 0:09, Category: General



Oil Purification Systems Receives Environmental Award
Machinery Lubrication Magaz, OK
Oil Purification Systems (OPS), a leader in fluid cleaning technology, announced May 5 that The National Association of Environmental Professionals (NAEP) (www.naep.org) has selected the OPS-1 on-board oil refining system as the 2009 Best Available ...
Read More....