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May 9th, 2009

By germanifa01 - May 9th, 2009, 13:08, Category: General



'Clunkers' deal for autos stirs questions about climate benefits
New York Times, United States
But not everyone believes the compromise gives environmental concerns equal weight with industry needs. The clunkers provision would pay Americans who scrap their older cars and trucks for newer, more fuel-efficient vehicles. ...
Read More....


Mayo Hotel gets environmental cleanup
KTEN, TX
AP - May 8, 2009 5:05 PM ET OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Tulsa's historic Mayo Hotel is the first site in Oklahoma to get an environmental cleanup under the Oklahoma Corporation Commission's new Brownfields p! rogram. Built in 1925 and on the National Register ...
Read More....


TheMedGuru

Report ties coal ash with cancer
Asheville Citizen-Times, NC
An analysis released this week by environmental groups in Washington found that Merritt may have reason for concern. Cancer rates may be higher among people living near coal ash ponds, the Environmental Integrity Project and Earthjustice concluded ...
Data: Waste dumps pose health risks Atlanta Journal Constitution
Coal Ash Cancer Risks Detailed in Suppressed Report Newsinferno.com

Bush EPA hid data on coal-ash risks, study shows Charleston Gazette
MiamiHerald.com - Evansville Courier & Press
all 62 news articles
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Los Angeles Times

Coddling the ethanol industry
Denver Post, CO
But now Obama's Environmental Protection Agency may take this coddling of ethanol to new heights. The EPA has "raised the possibility," according to The Washington Post, "of computing greenhouse gas costs (for ethanol) over a 100-year period instead of ...
Don't Single Out Ethanol on Land-Use Changes, Says Trade Group Chief New York Times
EPA announces new biofuel targets Washington Energy Services
Biofuels Get a Boost Reuters
New York Times Blogs - Washington Post
all 615 news articles
Read More....


United Press International

EPA chief calls for environmental justice
The Times of Trenton - NJ.com, ! NJ
BY SPENCER GAFFNEY PRINCETON BOROUGH -- The federal Environmental Protection Agency needs to address the systemic environmental issues facing America's poor, EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson said in a speech yesterday at Princeton University's Woodrow ...
EPA Administrator Jackson describes a new path for environmentalism Princeton University
EPA chie! f to speak at Princeton Philadelphia Inquirer
EPA: Budget creates jobs, protects climate United Press International
Austin American-Statesman - Environment Analyst ! (press r elease)
all 26 news articles
Read More....


NCGA: Studies Point Out Corn Ethanol's Environmental Benefits
CattleNetwork.! com, KS
Just this week in a publication of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) on the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the positive greenhouse gas emission net reduction benefit of corn ethanol. ...
Read More....


Environmental Data Interactive

EPA awards Texas stimulus funds for brownfields remediation
Bizjournals.com, NC
The Environmental Protection Agency is furnishing $2.2 million worth of funds to help Texas communities perform “brownfields” remediation. About $432200 of these funds will come from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the stimulus plan ...
County gets $1 million brownfield cleanup grant The Jackson Citizen Patriot - MLive.com
EPA awards Lake County $400000 in two brownfield grants Ludington Daily News
$3.1M in EPA grants to go towards St. Paul 'brownf! ields' KSTP.com
U.S. EPA.gov (press release) - Michigan Business Review - MLive.com
all 73 news articles
Read More....


Dearborn, Heights mayors talk about environmental progress
Dearborn Press and Guide, MI
Held at the Environmental Interpretive Center at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, the forum's featured guests included the mayors of Dearborn and Dearborn Heights, Jack O'Reilly and Daniel Paletko; Jim Murray, director of Dearborn's Department of ...
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Blood tests find lead in few Spokane children
Seattle Post Intelligencer
The testing was conducted by the Lands Council, an environmental group, under a two-year program funded by the US Environmental Protection Agency. Children were tested at community centers, churches and Head Start programs. Lead is toxic and can cause ...

ABC News

Interior will keep Bush's polar bear rule
New York Times, United States
"To see the polar bear's habitat melting and an iconic species threatened is an environmental tragedy of the modern age," Salazar said. "This administration is fully committed to the protection and recovery of the polar bear." The rule in question was ...
Obama keeps Bush polar bear rules BBC News
US denies polar bears protection from climate change guardian.co.uk
Salazar announces that ESA will not be used to protect polar bear ... Examiner.com
Science Now - Washington Post
all 697 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 9th, 2009, 12:08, Category: General



Dearborn, Heights mayors talk about environmental progress
Dearborn Press and Guide, MI
Held at the Environmental Interpretive Center at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, the forum's featured guests included the mayors of Dearborn and Dearborn Heights, Jack O'Reilly and Daniel Paletko; Jim Murray, director of Dearborn's Department of ...
Read More....


Environmental Data Interactive

EPA awards Texas stimulus funds for brownfields remediation
Bizjournals.com, NC
The Environmental Protection Agency is furnishing $2.2 million worth of funds to help Texas communities perform “brownfields” remediation. About $432200 of these funds will come from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the stimulus plan ...
County gets $1 million brownfield cleanup grant The Jackson Citizen Patriot - MLive.com
EPA awards Lake County $400000 in two brownfield grants Ludington Daily News
$3.1M in EPA grants to go towards St. Paul 'brownfields' KSTP.com
U.S. EPA.gov (press release) - MPBN News
all 73 news articles
Read More....


Mayo Hotel gets environmental cleanup
KTEN, TX
AP - May 8, 2009 5:05 PM ET OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Tulsa's historic Mayo Hotel is the first site in Oklahoma to get an environmental cleanup under the Oklahoma Corporation Commission's new Brownfields program. Built in 1925 and on the National Register ...
Read More....


Blood tests find lead in few Spokane children
Seattle Post Intelligencer
The testing was conducted by the Lands Council, an environmental group, under a two-year program funded by the US Environmental Protection Agency. Children were tested at community centers, churches and Head Start programs. Lead is toxic and can cause ...
Read More....


New York Times

Interior will keep Bush's polar bear rule
New York Times, United States
"To see the polar bear's habitat melting and an iconic species threatened i! s an environmental tragedy of the modern age," Sal! azar sai d. "This administration is fully committed to the protection and recovery of the polar bear." The rule in question was ...
Obama keeps Bush polar bear rules BBC News
US denies polar bears protection from climate change guardian.co.uk
Salazar announces that ESA will not be used to protect polar bear ... Examiner.com
Science Now - Washington Post
all 696 news articles
Read More....


TheMedGuru

Report ties coal ash with cancer
Asheville Citizen-Times, NC
An analysis released this week by environmental groups in Washington found that Merritt may have reason for concern. Cancer rates may be higher among people living near coal ash ponds, the Environmental Integrity Project and Earthjustice concluded ...
Data: Waste dumps pose health risks Atlanta Journal Constitution
! Coal Ash Cancer Risks Detailed in Suppressed Report Newsinferno.com
Bush EPA hid data on coal-ash risks, study shows Charleston Gazette
MiamiHerald.com - Evansville Courier & Press
all 62 news articles
Read More....


United Press International

EPA chief calls for environmental justice
The Times of Trenton - NJ.com, NJ
BY SPENCER GAFFNEY PRINCETON BOROUGH -- The federal Environmental Protection Agency needs to address the systemic environmental issues facing America's poor, EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson said in a speech yesterday at Princeton University's Woodrow ...
EPA Administrator Jackson describes a new path for environmentalism Princeton University
EPA chief to speak at Princeton Philadelphia Inquirer
EPA:! Budget creates jobs, protects climate United Press International
Austin American-Statesman - Environment Analyst (press release)
all 26 news articles
Read More....


Los Angeles Times

Coddling the ethanol industry
Denver Post, CO
But now Obama's Environmental Protection Agency may take this coddling of ethanol to new heights. The EPA has "raised the possibility," according to The Washington Post, "of computing greenhouse gas costs (for ethanol) over a 100-year period instead of ...
Don't Single Out Ethanol on Land-Use Changes, Says Trade Group Chief New York Times
EPA announces new biofuel targets Washington Energy Services
Biofuels Get a Boost Reuters
New York Times Blogs - Washington Post
all 615 news articles
Read More....


NCGA: Studies Point Out Corn Ethanol's Environmental Benefits
CattleNetwork.com, KS
Just this week in a publication of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) on the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the positive greenhouse gas emission net reduction benefit of corn ethanol. ...
Read More....


'Clunkers' deal for autos stirs questions abou! t climat e benefits
New York Times, United States
But not everyone believes the compromise gives environmental concerns equal weight with industry needs. The clunkers provision would pay Americans who scrap their older cars and trucks for newer, more fuel-efficient vehicles. ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 9th, 2009, 10:08, Category: General



NCGA: Studies Point Out Corn Ethanol's Environmental Benefits
CattleNetwork.com, KS
Just this week in a publication of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) on the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the positive greenhouse gas emission net reduction benefit of corn ethanol. ...
Read More....


Dearborn, Heights mayors talk about environmental progress
Dearborn Press and Guide, MI
Held at the Environmental Interpretive Center at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, the forum's featured guests included the mayors of Dearborn and Dearborn Heights, Jack O'Reilly and Daniel Paletko; Jim Murray, director of Dearborn's Departme! nt of ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 9th, 2009, 9:24, Category: General



Mayo Hotel gets environmental cleanup
KTEN, TX
AP - May 8, 2009 5:05 PM ET OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Tulsa's historic Mayo Hotel is the first site in Oklahoma to get an environmental cleanup under the Oklahoma Corporation Commission's new Brownfields program. Built in 1925 and on the National Register ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 9th, 2009, 8:25, Category: General



'Clunkers' deal for autos stirs questions about climate benefits
New York Times, United States
But not everyone believes the compromise gives environmental concerns equal weight with industry needs. The clunkers provision would pay Americans who scrap their older cars and trucks for newer, more fuel-efficient vehicles. ...
Read More....


Mayo Hotel gets environmental cleanup
KTEN, TX
AP - May 8, 2009 5:05 PM ET OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Tulsa's historic Mayo Hotel is the first site in Oklahoma to get an environmental cleanup under the Oklahoma Corporation Commission's new Brownfields p! rogram. Built in 1925 and on the National Register ...
Read More....


Environment News Service

EPA chief calls for environmental justice
The Times of Trenton - NJ.com, NJ
BY SPENCER GAFFNEY PRINCETON BOROUGH -- The federal Environmental Protection Agency needs to address the systemic environmental issues facing America's poor, EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson said in a speech yesterday at Princeton University's Woodrow ...
EPA Administrator Jackson describes a new path for environmentalism Princeton University
EPA chief to speak at Princeton Philadelphia Inquirer
EPA: Budget creates jobs, protects climate United Press International
Austin American-Statesman - Environment Analyst (press release)
all 26 news articles
Read More....


Environmental Data Interactive

EPA awards Texas stimulus funds for brownfields remediation
Bizjournals.com, NC
The Environmental Protection Agency is furnishing $2.2 million worth of funds to he! lp Texas communities perform “brownfields” remediation. About $432200 of these funds will come from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the stimulus plan ...
EPA awards Lake County $400000 in two brownfield grants Ludington Daily News
$3.1M in EPA grants to go towards St. Paul 'brownfields' KSTP.com
$600000 for contaminated land cleanup, economic .... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Bizjournals.com - U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 68 news articles
Read More....


ABC News

Interior will keep Bush's polar bear rule
New York Times, United States
"To see the polar bear's habitat melting and an iconic species threatened is an environmental tragedy of the modern age," Salazar said. "This administration is fully committed to the protection and recovery of the polar bear." The rule in question was ...
Obama keeps Bush polar bear rules BBC News
US denies polar bears protection from climate change guardian.co.uk
Salazar announces that ESA will not be used to protect polar bear ... Examiner.com
Science Now - Washington Post
all 681 news articles
Read More....


Los Angeles Times

Coddling the ethanol industry
Denver Post, CO
But now Obama's Environmental Protection Agency may take this coddling of ethanol to new heights. The EPA has "raised the possibility," according to The Washington Post, "of computing greenhouse gas costs (fo! r ethanol) over a 100-year period instead of ...!
Don't Single Out Ethanol on Land-Use Changes, Says Trade Group Chief New York Times

EPA announces new biofuel targets Washington Energy Services
Biofuels Get a Boost Reuters
New York Times Blogs - Washington Post
all 612 news articles
Read More....


Dearborn, Heights mayors talk about environmental progress
Dearborn Press and Guide, MI
Held at the Environmental Interpretive Center at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, the forum's featured guests included the mayors of Dearborn and Dearborn Heights, Jack O'Reilly and Daniel Paletko; Jim Murray, director of Dearborn's Department of ...
Read More....


TheMedGuru

Report ties coal ash with cancer
Asheville Citizen-Times, NC
An analysis released this week by environmental groups in Washington found that Merritt may have reason for concern. Cancer rates may be higher among people living near coal ash ponds, the Environmental Integrity Project and Earthjustice concluded ...
Coal Ash Cancer Risks Detailed in Suppressed Report Newsinferno.com
Bush EPA hid! data on coal-ash risks, study shows Charleston Gazette
Coal ash is contaminating water, damaging health in 34 states ... MiamiHerald.com
Evansville Courier & Press - Public News Service
all 61 news articles
Read More....


NCGA: Studies Point Out Corn Ethanol's Environmental Benefits
CattleNetwork.com, KS
Just ! this week in a publication of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) on the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the positive greenhouse gas emission net reduction benefit of corn ethanol. ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 9th, 2009, 5:08, Category: General



NCGA: Studies Point Out Corn Ethanol's Environmental Benefits
CattleNetwork.com, KS
Just this week in a publication of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) on the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the positive greenhouse gas emission net reduction benefit of corn ethanol. ...
Read More....


Environmental Data Interactive

EPA awards Texas stimulus funds for brownfields remediation
Bizjournals.com, NC
The Environmental Protection Agency is furnishing $2.2 million worth of funds to help Texas communities perform “brownfields” remediation. About $432200 of these funds will come from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the stimulus plan ...
EPA awards Lake County $400000 in two brownfield grants Ludington Daily News
$3.1M in EPA grants to go towards St. Paul 'brownfields' KSTP.com
$600000 for contaminated land cleanup, economic .... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Michigan Business Review - MLive.com - Bizjournals.com
all 66 news articles
Read More....


Environment News Service

EPA Administrator Jackson describes a new path for environmentalism
Princeton University, NJ
by Kitta MacPherson The American environmental movement needs to change and appeal to a broader audience if it is to make inroads into the set of problems facing the nation, according to Lisa Jackson, the administrator of the US Environmental ...!
EPA chief to speak at Princeton Philadelphia Inquirer
EPA: Budget creates jobs, protects climate United Press International
Possible EPA regional administrator candidate Austin American-Statesman
Environment Analyst (press release) - SmartBrief
all 25 news articles
Read More....


Mayo Hotel gets environmental cleanup
KTEN, TX
AP - May 8, 2009 5:05 PM ET OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Tulsa's historic Mayo Hotel is the first site in Oklahoma to get an environmental cleanup under the Oklahoma Corporation Commission's new Brownfields program. Built in 1925 and on the National Register ...
Read More....


Dearborn, Heights mayors talk about environmental progress
Dearborn Press and Guide, MI
Held at the Environmental Interpretive Center at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, the forum's featured guests included the mayors of Dearborn and Dearborn Heights, Jack O'Reilly and Daniel Paletko; Jim Murra! y, director of Dearborn's Department of ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 9th, 2009, 3:08, Category: General



'Clunkers' deal for autos stirs questions about climate benefits
New York Times, United States
But not everyone believes the compromise gives environmental concerns equal weight with industry needs. The clunkers provision would pay Americans who scrap their older cars and trucks for newer, more fuel-efficient vehicles. ...
Read More....


Environmental Data Interactive

!
EPA awards Texas stimulus funds for brownfields remediation
Bizjournals.com, NC
The Environmental Protection Agency is furnishing $2.2 million worth of funds to help Texas communities perform “brownfields” remediation. About $432200 of these funds will come from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the stimulus plan ...
$3.1M in EPA grants to go towards St. Paul 'brownfields' KSTP.com
$600000 for contaminated land cleanup, economic .... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Water Street project in Ypsilanti gets federal cleanup funding Michigan Business Review - MLive.com
Bizjournals.com -! U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 63 news articles
Read More....


TheMedGuru

Coal Ash Cancer Risks Detailed in Suppressed Report
Newsinferno.com, NY
Apparently, a 2002 report—EPA Risk Screening Report—was only finally released in 2009 after Barack Obama and his administration took office, said Environmental Integrity. Although about three-dozen states were cited, 21 con! tain no less than five ...
Bush EPA hid data on coal-ash risks, study shows Charleston Gazette
Coal ash is contaminating water, damaging health in 34 states ... MiamiHerald.com
Coal ash dangers outlined Evansvill! e Courier & Press
Pittsburgh Post Gazette - Public News Service
all 59 news articles
Read More....


NCGA: Studies Point Out Corn Ethanol's Environmental Benefits
CattleNetwork.com, KS
Just this week in a publication of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) on the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the positive greenhouse gas emission net reduction benefit of corn ethanol. ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 9th, 2009, 1:09, Category: General



Dearborn, Heights mayors talk about environmental progress
Dearborn Press and Guide, MI
Held at the Environmental Interpretive Center at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, the forum's featured guests included the mayors of Dearborn and Dearborn Heights, Jack O'Reilly and Daniel Paletko; Jim Murray, director of Dearborn's Department of ...
Read More....


Environmental Data Interactive

EPA awards Texas stimulus funds for brownfields remediation
Bizjournals.com, NC
The Environmental Protection Agency is furnishing $2.2 million worth of funds to help Texas communities perform “brownfields” remediation. About $432200 of these funds will come from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the stimulus plan ...
$600000 for contaminated land cleanup, economic .... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Michaud Says EPA Providing Millions to Clean Up Hazardous Waste Sites MPBN News
Water Street project in Ypsilanti gets federal cleanup funding Michigan Business Review - MLive.com
Bizjournals.com - U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 56 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 9th, 2009, 0:08, Category: General



Dearborn, Heights mayors talk about environmental progress
Dearborn Press and Guide, MI
Held at the Environmental Interpretive Center at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, the forum's featured guests included the mayors of Dearborn and Dearborn Heights, Jack O'Reilly and Daniel Paletko; Jim Murray, director of Dearborn's Department of ...
Read More....


New York Times

Laboratory Will Not Certify Pumps for Gas With 15 Percent Ethanol
New York Times, United States
In Growth Energy's request to the Environmental Protection Agency to allow an increase to E15, it insists that service stations won't have a problem. It says UL's research “supports that existing dispensers may be used successfully with ethanol blends ...
VIEWPOINT: Ethanol use can benefit ND Grand Forks Herald
Is More Ethanol Good or Bad? New York Times Blogs
EPA Slowly Lifts The Veil On Corn-Based Ethanol Progress Illinois
New York Times - New York Times
all 9 news articles
Read More....


'Clunkers' deal for autos stirs questions about climate benefits
! New York Times, United States
But not everyone believes the compromise gives environmental concerns equal weight with industry needs. The clunkers provision would pay Americans who scrap their older cars and trucks for newer, more fuel-efficient vehicles. ...
Read More....


NCGA: Studies P! oint Out Corn Ethanol's Environmental Benefits
CattleNetwork.com, KS
Just this week in a publication of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) on the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the positive greenhouse gas emission net reduction benefit of corn ethanol. ...
Read More....


guardian.co.uk

Interior will keep Bush's polar bear rule
New York Times, United States
"To see the polar bear's habitat melting and an iconic species threatened is an environmental tragedy of the modern age," Salazar! said. "This administration is fully committed to the pro! tection and recovery of the polar bear." The rule in question was ...
Obama keeps Bush polar bear rules BBC News
US denies polar bears protection from climate change guardian.co.uk
Salazar announces that ESA will not be used to protect polar bear ... Examiner.com
Washington Post - Science Now
all 645 news articles
Read More....


Boston Globe

Don't Single Out Ethanol on Land-Use Changes, Says Trade Group Chief
New York Times, United States
At the same time, the Environmental Protection Agency proposed a more comprehensive way of measuring the carbon impact of ethanol that that puts the industry in a lesser light. According to Lisa Jackson, the EPA administrator, the ethanol industry ...
Biofuels Get a Boost Reuters
US biofuel funding boost Chemistry World
EPA Proposes Changes To Biofuel Regulations Washington Post
Los Angeles Times - WorldChanging
all 602 news articles
Read More....


B! lood tes ts find lead in few Spokane children
Seattle Times, United States
The testing was conducted by the Lands Council, an environmental group, under a two-year program funded by the US Environmental Protection Agency. Children were tested at community centers, churches and Head Start programs. Lead is toxic and can cause ...
Read More....


Environmental Data Interactive

EPA awards Texas stimulus funds for brownfields remediation
Bizjournals.com, NC
The Environmental Protection Agency is furnishing $2.2 million worth of funds to help Texas communities pe! rform “brownfields” remediation. About $432200 of these fu! nds will come from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the stimulus plan ...
$600000 for contaminated land cleanup, economic .... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Michaud Says EPA Providing Millions to Clean Up Hazardous Waste Sites MPBN News
Water Street project in Ypsilanti gets federal cleanup funding Michigan Business Review - MLive.com
Bizjournals.com - U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 55 news articles
Read More....


Mayo Hotel gets environmental cleanup
KTEN, TX
AP - May 8, 2009 5:05 PM ET OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Tulsa's historic Mayo Hotel is the first site in Oklahoma to get an environmental cleanup under the Oklahoma Corporation Commission's new Bro! wnfields program. Built in 1925 and on the National Register ...
Read More....


TheMedGuru

Coal Ash Cancer Risks Detailed in Suppressed Report
Newsinferno.com, NY
Apparently, a 2002 report—EPA Risk Screening Report—was only finally released in 2009 after Barack Obama and his administration took office, said Environmental Integrity. Although about three-dozen states were cited, 21 contain no less than five ...
Bush EPA hid data on coal-ash risks, study shows Charleston Gazette
Coal ash is contaminating water, damaging health in 34 states ... MiamiHerald.com
Coal ash dangers outlined Evansville Courier & Press
Pittsburgh Post Gazette - Public News Service
all 59 news articles
Read More....