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May 12th, 2009

By germanifa01 - May 12th, 2009, 16:08, Category: General



EPA to oversee cleanup of TVA coal ash spill
The Associated Press
(AP) — The US Environmental Protection Agency will oversee the cleanup of a massive coal ash spill in Tennessee that brought national attention to the environmental risks of storing the power plant byproduct. New EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson said ...
Residents welcome EPA takeover of ash spill cleanup WBIR-TV
EPA to Oversee Cleanup of TVA Kingston Fossil Fuel Plant Release U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Daily Briefing: Tues. Mother Nature Network!
Chattanooga Times Free Press - The Tennessean
all 172 news articles
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Badly-needed California water transfers blocked by economic ...
Sacramento Bee,  USA
The plan made sense on paper, perhaps, but so far it has been hobbled by everything from high rice prices to environmental concerns. "The state of California did not do its homework with the stakeholders to find out what the impacts of moving a lot of ...
A Second Opinion: Current Valley Crisis Not Driven By Water Supply California Progress Report
all 28 news articles
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Chemical & Engineering News

Stress Testing Biofuels: How the Game Was Rigged
TIME
Kevin Lamarque / Reuters; Brennan Linsley / AP Last week, while the financial world was obsessing over stress tests for fragile banks, the environmental and agricultural worlds were watching the results of the Obama Administration's stress tests for ...
EDITORIAL: Ethanol subsidies Hutchinson Leader
Greenhouse Gas Emission Rules Fail to Follow Intent of Congress Farm Futures
Ottawa to push! ethanol, despite concerns Globe and Mail
DesMoinesRegister.com - Denver Post
all 21 news articles
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Sauk Rapids City Council votes environmental-impact statement is ...
St. Cloud Times, MN
SAUK RAPIDS — The Sauk Rapids City Council unanimously decided Monday that an environmental-impact statement was not necessary for a proposed residential development northeast of the city. The 130-acre property is on Benton County Road 45 and is owned ...

The Money Times

EPA pulls 2 moth pesticides; more in pipeline
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA
The US Environmental Protection Agency has revoked approval of two moth pesticides pulled from aerial spraying over a dozen California counties last year when residents argued in a Santa Cruz court that the government failed to adequately assess health ...
EPA Repeals Tolerance Levels On Crop Pesticide Carbofuran Wall Street Journal!
Pesticide carbofuran banned for food crops The Associated Press
EPA should limit pesticides to prevent two-headed Salmon and dead ... Examiner.com
AHN - Common Dreams (press release)
all 238 news articles
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Seattle Times

Northwest environmental program to receive $3.8 million
Seattle Times, United States
The Northwest Resource Institute, which puts AmeriCorps volunteers to work performing environmental projects in the Pacifi! c Northwest, could eventually triple in size under recently pa! ssed leg islation. By Kathie Durbin VANCOUVER, Wash. ...
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Environmental Data Interactive

Northwest NM brownfields eligible for $1M in cleanup money
Bizjournals.com, NC
The $1 million grant will go to the Northwest New Mexico Council of Governments to conduct environmental site assessments, cleanup planning, health monitoring and community outreach, according to the US Environmental Protection Agency. ...
City gets $400000 in grant monies from the ! EPA Daily Home Online
Framingham receives $200K brownfields grant MetroWest Daily News
EPA awards $1M for Ala. 'brownfields' WAAY
Kentucky.com - U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 126 news articles
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New York Times

Coal, nuke plants blur state's green goals
The Detroit News, MI
The state's Department of Environmental Quality is reviewing permit requests for five coal-fired power plants and expects another three. Meanwhile, the Nuclear Regul! atory Commission is overseeing the approval process for a new DTE nuclear reactor 30 ...
China poised to go all out with clean tech San Francisco Chronicle
Power trip The Standard
all 25 news articles
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Read all 'Carbon Trading' posts in Green Tech
CNET News, CA
based software company with tools for tracking and reporting a corporation's environmental impact. No financial terms were disclosed. The iphone client for Clear Standards' carbontracker enter! prise carbon-management software. Clear Standards' Web-based ...
SAP Builds Green; To Acquire Fast Rising Clear Standards Elites TV
SAP to Purchase Clear Standards, Pursue Green IT eWeek
Kinetic Will See Quick Exit With Sale of Clear Standards Wall Street Journal
all 42 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 12th, 2009, 13:09, Category: General



Read all 'Carbon Trading' posts in Green Tech
CNET News, CA
based software company with tools for tracking and reporting a corporation's environmental impact. No financial terms were disclosed. The iPhone client for Clear Standards' CarbonTracker enterprise carbon-management software. Clear Standards' Web-based ...
SAP to Purchase Clear Standards, Pursue Green IT eWeek
Kinetic Will See Quick Exit With Sale of Clear Standards Wall Street Journal
all 39 news articles
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AFP

Global Summit Adds Nine More ! Harmful Chemicals To Environmental ...
AHN
Geneva, Switzerland (AHN) - A conference hosted by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) in Geneva, Switzerland has concluded with an agreement to add nine more persistent organic pollutants (POPs) to an international "black list. ...
Nine Toxic Chemicals Added to International Ban SustainableBusiness.com
all 41 news articles
Read More....


Environmental Data Interactive

Northwest NM brownfields eligible for $1M in cleanup money
Bizjournals.com, NC
The $1 million grant will go to the Northwest New Mexico Council of Governments to conduct environmental site assessments, cleanup planning, health monitoring and community outreach, according to the US Environmental Protection Agency. ...
City gets $400000 in grant monies from the EPA Daily Home Online
Framingham receives $200K brownfields grant MetroWest Daily News
EPA awards $1M for Ala. 'brownfields' WAAY
U.S. EPA.gov (press release) - Environmental Data Interactive
all 126 news articles
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Seattle Times

Northwest environmental program to receive $3.8 million
Seattle Times, United States
The Northwest Resource Institute, which puts AmeriCorps volunteers to work performing environmental projects in the Pacific Northwest, could eventually triple in size under recently passed legislation. By Kathie Durbin VANCOUVER, Wash. ...
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The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

! NJ open space proposal splits environmental groups
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
AP TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey environmental groups are divided over the merits of a bill that would ask voters to approve a $600 million bond to support open space acquisition and farmland and historic preservation. The Assembly Environment and Solid ...
'Seven minutes to judgment' stirs controversy in Trenton newjerseynewsroom.com
Don't overreach on bond question Asbury Park Press
$600 million open space bond may go to voters NorthJersey.com
all 8 news articles

EPA to oversee cleanup of TVA coal ash spill
The Associated Press
(AP) — The US Environmental Protection Agency will oversee the cleanup of a massive coal ash spill in Tennessee that brought national attention to the environmental risks of storing the pow! er plant byproduct. New EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson said ...
Residents welcome EPA takeover of ash spill cleanup WBIR-TV
EPA to Oversee Cleanup of TVA Kingston Fossil Fuel Plant Release U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Tennessee: EPA to oversee ash spill cleanup Chattanooga Times Free Press
The Tennessean
all 170 news articles
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The Money Times

EPA Repeals Tolerance Levels On Crop Pesticide Carbofuran
Wall Street Journal

By Darrell A. Hughes Of DOW JONES NEWSWIRES WASHINGTON (Dow Jones)--The Environmental Protection Agency repealed regulations on Monday that allowed small residues of the pesticide carbofuran in food, a move that's likely to restrict the flow of US crop ...
Pesticide carbofuran banned for food crops The Associated Press
EPA should limit! pesticides to prevent two-headed Salmon and dead ... Examiner.com
EPA Bans Pesticide Carbofuran As Unsafe AHN
Common Dreams (press release) - The Associated Press
all 225 news articles
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Sauk Rapids City Council votes environmental-impact statement is ...
St. Cloud Times,&nbs! p;MN
SAUK RAPIDS — The Sauk Rapids City Council unanimously decided Monday that an environmental-impact statement was not necessary for a proposed residential development northeast of the city. The 130-acre property is on Benton County Road 45 and is owned ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 12th, 2009, 12:08, Category: General



EPA to oversee cleanup of TVA coal ash spill
The Associated Press
(AP) — The US Environmental Protection Agency will oversee the cleanup of a massive coal ash spill in Tennessee that brought national attention to the environmental risks of storing the power plant byproduct. New EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson said ...
Residents welcome EPA takeover of ash spill cleanup WBIR-TV
EPA to Oversee Cleanup of TVA Kingston Fossil Fuel Plant Release U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Tennessee: EPA to oversee ash spill cleanup Chattanooga Times Free Press
The Tennessean
all 170 news articles
Read More....


Sauk Rapids City Council votes environmental-impact statement is ...
St. Cloud Times, MN
SAUK RAPIDS — The Sauk Rapids City Council unanimously decided Monday that an environmental-impact statement was not necessary for a proposed residential development northeast of the city. The 130-acre property is on Benton County Road 45 and is owned ...
Read More....


Seattle Times

Northwest envi! ronmental program to receive $3.8 million
Seattle Times, United States
The Northwest Resource Institute, which puts AmeriCorps volunteers to work performing environmental projects in the Pacific Northwest, could eventually triple in size under recently passed legislation. By Kathie Durbin VANCOUVER, Wash. ...
Read More....


The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

NJ open space proposal splits environmental groups
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
AP TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey environmental groups are divided over the merits of a bill that would ask voters to approve a $600 million bond to support open space acquisition and! farmland and historic preservation. The Assembly Environment and Solid ...
'Seven minutes to judgment' stirs controversy in Trenton newjerseynewsroom.com
Don't overreach on bond question Asbury Park Press
$600 million open space bond may go to voters NorthJersey.com
all 7 news articles
Read More....


Badly-needed California water transfers blocked by economic ...
Sacramento Bee,  USA
The plan made sense on paper, perhaps, but so far it has been hobbled by everything from high rice prices to environmental concerns. "The state of California did not do its homework with the stakeholders to find out what the impacts of moving a lot of ...
A Second Opinion: Current Valley Crisis Not Driven By Water Supply California Progress Report
all 27 news articles! < /div>
Read More....


New York Times

Coal, nuke plants blur state's green goals
The Detroit News, MI
The state's Department of Environmental Quality is reviewing permit requests for five coal-fired power plants and expects another three. Meanwhile, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission is overseeing the approval process for a new DTE nuclear reactor 30 ...
China poised to go all out with clean tech San Francisco Chr! onicle
US Commerce chief plans clean energy trip to China International Business Times
Cleaner Chinese Coal? Not Really. Heritage.org
all 25 news articles
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Read all 'Carbon Trading' posts in Green Tech
CNET News, CA
based software company with tools for tracking and reporting a corporation's environmental impact. No financial terms were disclosed. The iPhone client for Clear Standards' CarbonTracker enterprise carbon-management software. Clear Standards' Web-based ...
SAP to Purchase Clear Standards, Pursue Green IT eWeek

Kinetic Will See Quick Exit With Sale of Clear Standards Wall Street Journal
all 37 news articles
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The Money Times

Pesticide carbofuran banned for food crops
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency issued a final rule Monday banning the use of the pesticide carbofuran on food crops, saying it poses an unacceptable health risk, especially to children. The insecticide, sold under the brand name ...
EPA should limit pesticides to prevent two-headed Salmon and dead ... Examiner.com
EPA Bans Pesticide Carbofuran As Unsafe AHN
EPA Bans Deadly Pesticide Responsible for Millions of Bird Deaths Common Dreams (press release)
The Associated Press
all 223 news articles
Read More....


Washington Times

O'Malley vows to speed rivers cleanup
Baltimore Sun, United States
Tim Kaine, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency and officials from the District of Columbia and four other states plan to gather Tuesday at Mount Vernon on the Potomac River. There they are expected to announce what they have ...
James R. Foster Cha! rleston Gazette
Chesapeake Bay Cleanup Washington Post
Bay cleanup effort could get overhaul Annapolis Capital
Philadelphia Inquirer - Bizjournals.com
all 32 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 12th, 2009, 10:08, Category: General



The Money Times

Pesticide carbofuran banned for food crops
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency issued a final rule Monday banning the use of the pesticide carbofuran on food crops, saying it poses an unacceptable health risk, especially to children. The insecticide, sold under the brand name ...
EPA should limit pesticides to prevent two-headed Salmon and dead ... Examiner.com
EPA Bans Pesticide Carbofuran As Unsafe AHN
EPA Bans Deadly Pesticide Responsible for Millions of Bird Deaths Common Dreams (press release)
The Associated Press
all 223 news arti! cles
Read More....


Seattle Times

Northwest environmental program to receive $3.8 million
Seattle Times, United States
The Northwest Resource Institute, which puts AmeriCorps volunteers to work performing environmental projects in the Pacific Northwest, could eventually triple in size under recently passed legislation. By Kathie Durbin VANCOUVER, Wash. ...
Read More....


Washington Times

O'Malley vows to speed rivers cleanupBaltimore Sun, Unite! d States
Tim Kaine, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency and officials from the District of Columbia and four other states plan to gather Tuesday at Mount Vernon on the Potomac River. There they are expected to announce what they have ...
James R. Foster Charleston Gazette
Chesapeake Bay Cleanup Washington Post
Bay cleanup effort could get overhaul Annapolis Capital
Philadelphia Inquirer - Bizjournals.com
all 31 news articles
Read More....


Read all 'Carbon Trading' posts in Green Tech
CNET News, CA
based software company with tools for tracking and reporting a corporation's environmental impact. No financial terms were disclosed. The iPhone client f! or Clear Standards' CarbonTracker enterprise carbon-management software. Clear Standards' Web-based ...
SAP to buy Clear Standards Bizjournals.com
SAP to Purchase Clear Standards, Pursue Green IT eWeek
Kinetic Will See Quick Exit With Sale of Clear Standards Wall Street Journal
Earth2Tech
all 35 news articles
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Residents welcome EPA takeover of ash spill cleanup
WBIR-TV, TN
The US Environmental Protection Agency and the Tennessee Valley Authority have reached an agreement under Superfund law to allow the EPA to oversee cleanup of the TVA ash spill in Kingston. TVA will reimburse the environmental agency for its oversight ...
EPA to Oversee Cleanup of TVA Kingston Fos! sil Fuel Plant Release U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Tennessee: EPA to oversee ash spill cleanup Chattanooga Times Free Press
EPA to assume oversight of coal ash cleanup The Tennessean
Charleston Gazette
all 165 news articles
Read More....


Environmental Data Interactive

Northwest NM brownfields eligible for $1M in cleanup money
Bizjournals.com, NC
The $1 million grant will go to the Northwest New Mexico Council of Governments to conduct environmental site assessments, cleanup planning, health monitoring and community outreach, according to the US Environmental Protection Agency. ...
City gets $400000 in grant monies from the EPA Daily Home Online

Framingham receives $200K brownfields grant MetroWest Daily News
Local governments! get 'brownfield' money Hattiesburg American
WAAY - U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 126 news articles
Read More....

!

Sauk Rapids City Council votes environmental-impact statement is ...
St. Cloud Times, MN
SAUK RAPIDS — The Sauk Rapids City Council unanimously decided Monday that an environmental-impact statement was not necessary for a proposed residential development northeast of the city. The 130-acre property is on Benton County Road 45 and is owned ...
Read More....


Badly-needed California water transfers blocked by economic ...
Sacramento Bee,  USA
The plan made sense on paper, perhaps, but so far it has been hobbled by everything from high rice prices to environmental concerns. "The state of California did not do its h! omework with the stakeholders to find out what the impacts of moving a lot of ...
A Second Opinion: Current Valley Crisis Not Driven By Water Supply California Progress Report
all 27 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 12th, 2009, 9:08, Category: General



Sauk Rapids City Council votes environmental-impact statement is ...
St. Cloud Times, MN
SAUK RAPIDS — The Sauk Rapids City Council unanimously decided Monday that an environmental-impact statement was not necessary for a proposed residential development northeast of the city. The 130-acre property is on Benton County Road 45 and is owned .! ..
Read More....


AFP

! Global Summit Adds Nine More Harmful Chemicals To Environmental ...
AHN
Geneva, Switzerland (AHN) - A conference hosted by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) in Geneva, Switzerland has concluded with an agreement to add nine more persistent organic pollutants (POPs) to an international "black list. ...
NGO anger over "gaping exemptions" for flame retardants, PFOS ... Chemical Watch
Nine Toxic Chemicals Added to International Ban SustainableBusiness.com
all 41 news articles
Read More....


Environment News Service

Pesticide carbofuran banned for food crops
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency issued a final rule Monday banning the use of the pesticide carbofuran on food crops, saying it poses an unacceptable health risk, especially to child! ren. The insecticide, sold under the brand name ...
EPA should limit pesticides to prevent two-headed Salmon and dead ... Examiner.com
EPA Bans Pesticide Carbofuran As Unsafe AHN
EPA Bans Deadly Pesticide Responsible for Millions of Bird Deaths Common Dreams (press release)
The Associated Press
all 221 news articles
Read More....


The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

NJ open space proposal splits environmental groups
Philadelphia Inquirer, P! A

AP TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey environmental groups are divided over the merits of a bill that would ask voters to approve a $600 million bond to support open space acquisition and farmland and historic preservation. The Assembly Environment and Solid ...
'Seven minutes to judgment' stirs controversy in Trenton newjerseynewsroom.com
Don'! t overreach on bond question Asbury Park Press
$600 million open space bond may go to voters NorthJersey.com
all 6 news articles
Read More....


Environmental Data Interactive

Northwest NM brownfields eligible for $1M in cleanup money
Bizjournal! s.com, NC
The $1 million grant will go to the Northwest New Mexico Council of Governments to conduct environmental site assessments, cleanup planning, health monitoring and community outreach, according to the US Environmental Protection Agency. ...
City gets $400000 in grant monies from the EPA Daily Home Online
Framingham receives $200K brownfields grant MetroWest Daily News
Local governments get 'brownfield' money Hattiesburg American
The Birmingham News - al.com - Bizjournals.com
all 130 news articles
Read More....


EPA to oversee TVA ash spill cleanup
WBIR-TV, TN
The US Environmental Protection Agency and the Tennessee Valley Authority have reached an agreement ! under Superfund law to allow the EPA to oversee cleanup of the! TVA ash spill in Kingston. TVA will reimburse the environmental agency for its oversight ...
EPA to Oversee Cleanup of TVA Kingston Fossil Fuel Plant Release U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Tennessee: EPA to oversee ash spill cleanup Chattanooga Times Free Press
EPA to assume oversight of coal ash cleanup The Tennessean
all 162 news articles
Read More....


Read all 'Carbon Trading' posts in Green Tech
CNET News, CA
based software company with tools for tracking and reporting a corporation's environmental impact. No financial terms were disclosed. The iPhone client for Clear Standards' CarbonTracker enterprise carbon-management software. Clear Standards' Web-based ...
SAP to buy Clear Standards Bizjournals.com
Europe's largest software company cashes in on greening of global ... guardian.co.uk
Kinetic Will See Quick Exit With Sale of Clear Standards Wall Street Journal
all 35 news articles
Read More....!


Badly-needed California water transfers blocked by economic ...
Sacramento Bee,  USA
The plan made sense on paper, perhaps, but so far it has been hobbled by everything from high rice prices to environmental concerns. "The state of California did not do its homework with the stakeholders to find out what the impacts of moving a lot of ...
A Second Opinion: Current Valley Crisis Not Driven By Water Supply California Progress Report
San Joaquin Valley's suffering gets muted response on Capitol Hill Kansas City Star
all 27 news articles
Read More....

Seattle Times

Northwest environmental program to receive! $3.8 million
Seattle Times, United States
The Northwest Resource Institute, which puts AmeriCorps volunteers to work performing environmental projects in the Pacific Northwest, could eventually triple in size under recently passed legislation. By Kathie Durbin VANCOUVER, Wash. ...
Read More....


Washington Times

O'Malley vows to speed rivers cleanup
Baltimore Sun, United States
Tim Kaine, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency and officials from the District of Columbia and four other states plan to gather Tuesday at Mount Vernon on the Potomac River. There they are exp! ected to announce what they have ...
James R. Foster Charleston Gazette
Chesapeake Bay Cleanup Washington Post
Bay cleanup effort could get overhaul Annapolis Capital
Philadelphia Inquirer - Bizjournals.com
all 28 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 12th, 2009, 8:21, Category: General



The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

NJ open space proposal splits environmental groups
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
AP TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey environmental groups are divided over the merits of a bill that would ask voters to approve a $600 million bond to support open space acquisition and farmland and historic preservation. The Assembly Environment and Solid ...
'Seven minutes to judgment' stirs controversy in Trenton newjerseynewsroom.com
Don't overreach on bond question Asbury Park Press
$600 million open space bond may go to voters NorthJersey.com
all 6 news articles
Read More....


Sauk Rapids City Council votes environmental-impact statement is ...
St. Cloud Times, MN
SAUK RAPIDS — The Sauk Rapids City Council unanimously decided Monday that an environmental-impact statement was not necessary for a proposed residential development northeast of the city. The 130-acre property! is on Benton County Road 45 and is owned ...
Read More....


AFP

Global Summit Adds Nine More Harmful Chemicals To Environmental ...
AHN
Geneva, Switzerland (AHN) - A conference hosted by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) in Geneva, Switzerland has concluded with an agreement to add nine more persistent organic pollutants (POPs) to an international "black list. ...
NGO anger over "gaping exemptions" for flame retardants, PFOS ... ! Chemical Watch
Nine Toxic Chemicals Added to International Ban SustainableBusiness.com
all 41 news articles
Read More....


Badly-needed California water transfers blocked by economic ...
Sacramento Bee,  USA
The plan made sense on paper, perhaps, but so far it has been hobbled by everything from high rice prices to environmental concerns. "The state of California did not do its homework with the stakeholders to find out what the impacts of moving a lot of ...
A Second Opinion: Current Valley Crisis Not Driven By Water Supply California Progress Report
San Joaquin Valley's suffering gets muted response on Capitol Hill Kansas City Star
all 26 news articles
Read More....


Environmental Data Interactive

Northwest NM brownfields eligible for $1M in cleanup money
Bizjournals.com, NC
The $1 million grant will go to the Northwest New Mexico Council of Governments to conduct environmental site assessments, cleanup planning, health monitori! ng and community outreach, according to the US Environmenta! l Pr otection Agency. ...
City gets $400000 in grant monies from the EPA Daily Home Online
Framingham receives $200K brownfields grant MetroWest Daily News
Local governments get 'brownfield' money Hattiesburg American
WAAY - Bizjournals.com
all 131 news articles
Read More....


Seattle Times

Northwest! environmental program to receive $3.8 million
Seattle Times, United States
The Northwest Resource Institute, which puts AmeriCorps volunteers to work performing environmental projects in the Pacific Northwest, could eventually triple in size under recently passed legislation. By Kathie Durbin VANCOUVER, Wash. ...
Read More....


EPA to oversee TVA ash spill cleanup
WBIR-TV, TN
The US Environmental Protection Agency and the Tennessee Valley Authority have reached an agreement under Superfund law to allow the EPA to oversee cleanup of the TVA ash spill in Kingston. TVA will reimburse the environmental agency for its oversight ...
EPA to Oversee Cleanup of TVA Kingston Fossil Fuel Plant Release U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Tennessee: EPA to oversee ash spill cleanup Chattanooga Times Free Press
EPA to assume oversight of coal ash cleanup The Tennessean
Charleston Gazette
all 162 news articles
Read More....


MyFox Dallas

Pesticide carbofuran banned for food crops
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency issued a final rule Monday banning the use of the pesticide carbofuran on food crops, saying it poses an unacceptable health risk, especially to children. The insecticide, sold under the brand name ...
EPA should limit pesticides to prevent two-headed Salmon and dead ... Examiner.com
EPA Bans Pesticide Carbofuran As Unsafe AHN
EPA Bans Deadly Pesticide Responsible for Millions of Bird Deaths Common Dreams (press release)
all 217 news articles
Read More....


New York Times

Coal, nuke plants blur state's green goals
The Detroit News, MI
The state's Department of Environmental Quality is reviewing permit requests for five coal-fired power plants and expects another three. Meanwhile, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission is overseeing the approval process for a new DTE nuclear reactor 30 ...
China poised to go all out with clean tech San Francisco Chronicle
Power trip The Standard
US Commerce chief plans clean energy trip to China International Business Times
Heritage.org
all 25 news articles
Read More....


Read all 'Carbon Trading' posts in Green Tech
CNET News, CA
! based software company with tools for tracking and reporting a corporation's environmental impact. No financial terms were disclosed. The iPhone client for Clear Standards' CarbonTracker enterprise carbon-management software. Clear Standards' Web-based ...
SAP to buy Clear Standards Bizjournals.com
SAP to Purchase Clear Standards, Pursue Green IT eWeek
Kinetic Will See Quick Exit With Sale of Clear Standards Wall Street Journal
all 35 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 12th, 2009, 3:08, Category: General



SAP buys into carbon management
CNET News, CA
based software company with tools for tracking and reporting a corporation's environmental impact. No financial terms were disclosed. The iPhone client for Clear Standards' CarbonTracker enterprise carbon-management software. Clear Standards' Web-based ...
SAP to buy Clear Standards Bizjournals.com
SAP to Purchase Clear Standards, Pursue Green IT eWeek
Kinetic Will See Quick Exit With Sale of Clear Standards Wall Street Journal
! The Business Insider - Earth2Tech
all 35 news articles
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TRC wins $20M environmental engineering contract with la's Metro
Mass High Tech,  USA
By Mass High Tech staff Environmental and real estate project consulting firm TRC Companies Inc. has announced a three-year, $19.9 million on-call environmental engineering contract with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority ...
Read More....


The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

NJ open space proposal splits environmental groups
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
AP TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey environmental groups are divided over the merits of a bill that would ask voters to approve a $600 million bond to support open space acquisition and farmland and historic preservation. The Assembly Environment and Solid ...
"Seven minutes to judgment' stirs controversy in Trenton newjerseynewsroom.com
Don't overreach on bond question Asbury Park Press
all 5 news articles
Read More....


Seattle Times

Northwest environmental program to receive $3.8 million
Seattle Times, United States
The Northwest Resource Institute, which puts AmeriCorps volunteers to work performing environmental pro! jects in the Pacific Northwest, could eventually triple in siz! e under recently passed legislation. By Kathie Durbin VANCOUVER, Wash. ...
Read More....


Vail Valley gets environmental grant
Vail Daily News, CO
Goals of the study, will include community meetings, are to get more ! full- and part-resident involved in environmental initiatives to and to produce a valleywide plan for environmental sustainability. The team conducting the study includes Kristen ...
Read More....


EPA to oversee TVA ash spill cleanup
WBIR-TV, TN
The US Environmental Prote! ction Ag ency and the Tennessee Valley Authority have reached an agreement to allow the EPA to oversee cleanup of the TVA ash spill in Kingston. TVA will reimburse the environmental agency for its oversight costs. ...
EPA to Oversee Cleanup of TVA Kingston Fossil Fuel Plant Release U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 161 news articles
Read More.! ...

By germanifa01 - May 12th, 2009, 2:08, Category: General



Environmental Data Interactive

Northwest NM brownfields eligible for $1M in cleanup money
Bizjournals.com, NC
The $1 million grant will go to the Northwest New Mexico Council of Governments to conduct environmental site assessments, cleanup planning, health monitoring and community outreach, according to the US Environmental Protection Agency. ...
Local governments get 'brownfield' money Hattiesburg American
City receives grants to assess waterfront project WBIR-TV
Knoxville gets $400K to address contaminated sites Knoxville News Sentinel
WAAY - U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 123 news articles
Read More....


EPA to oversee TVA ash spill cleanup
WBIR-TV,&! nbsp;TN
The US Environmental! Pro tection Agency and the Tennessee Valley Authority have reached an agreement to allow the EPA to oversee cleanup of the TVA ash spill in Kingston. TVA will reimburse the environmental agency for its oversight costs. ...
EPA to Oversee Cleanup of TVA Kingston Fossil Fuel Plant Release U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 160 news articles
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Vail Valley gets environmental grant
Vail Daily News, CO
Goals of the study, will include community meetings, are to get more full- and part-resident involved in environmental initiatives to and to produce a valleywide plan for environmental sustainability. The team conducting the study includes Kristen ...
Read More....


AFP

UN-sponsored meeting bans nine chemicals – but not DDT
Christian Science Monitor, MA
“Under the Stockholm treaty wastes that contain POPs cannot be recovered, recycled, reclaimed or directly reused,” notes the Center for International Environmental Law. So that pair of chemicals received an exemption allowing them to be recycled until ...
Global Summit Adds Nine More Harmful Chemicals To Environmental ... AHN
NGO anger over "gaping exemptions" for flame retardants, PFOS ... Chemical Watch
Nine Toxic Chemicals Added to International Ban SustainableBusiness.com
Voice of America - Chemical Watch
all 42 news articles
Read More....


TRC wins $20M environmental engineering ! contract with la's Metro
Mass High Tech,  USA
By Mass High Tech staff Environmental and real estate project consulting firm TRC Companies Inc. has announced a three-year, $19.9 million on-call environmental engineering contract with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority ...
Read More....


SAP buys into carbon management
CNET News, CA
based software company with tools for tracking and reporting a corporation's environmental impact. No financial terms were disclosed. The iPhone client for Clear Standards' CarbonTracker enterprise carbon-management software. Clear Standards' Web-based ...
SAP to buy Clear Standards Bizjournals.com
SAP Purchases Clear Standards, Thinks Green IT eWeek
Kinetic Will See Quick Exit With Sale of Clear Standards Wall Street Journal
The Business Insider - Earth2Tech
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MyFox Washington DC

EPA Bans Pesticide Carbofuran As Unsafe
AHN
Washington, DC (AHN) - Less than a year after it had limited the uses of carbofuran, the Environmental Protection Agency on Monday banned the pesticide. In announcing the total ban, the agency said in a statement that the bug killer "does not meet ...
EPA Bans Deadly Pesticide Responsible for Millions of Bird Deaths Common Dreams (press release)
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Seattle Times

Northwest environmental program to receive $3.8 million
Seattle Times, United States
The Northwest Resource Institute, which puts AmeriCorps volunteers to work performing environmental projects in the Pacific Northwest, could eventually triple in size under recently passed legislation. By Kathie Durbin VANCOUVER, Wash. ...
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The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

NJ open space proposal splits environmental groups
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
AP TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey environmental groups are divided over the merits of a bill that would ask voters to approve a $600 million bond to support open space acquisition and farmland and historic preservation. The Assembly Environment and Solid ...
"Seven minutes to judgment' stirs controversy in Trenton ! newjerseynewsroom.com
Don't overreach on bond question Asbury Park Press
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TRC wins $20M environmental engineering contract with la's Metro
Mass High Tech,  USA
By Mass High Tech staff Environmental and real estate project consulting firm TRC Companies Inc. has announced a three-year, $19.9 million on-call environmental engineering contract with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority ...

Seattle Times

Northwest environmental program to receive $3.8 million
Seattle Times, United States
The Northwest Resource Institute, which puts AmeriCorps volunteers to work performing environmental projects in the Pacific Northwest, could eventually triple in size under recently passed legislation. By Kathie Durbin VANCOUVER, Wash. ...
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New York Times

Nader on Energy, CO 2 and Sustainability
New York Times, United Stat! es
Ralph Nader, the unflagging ! corporat e gadfly, perennial presidential candidate, and long-time advocate for environmental and consumer protections, was a driving force behind the creation of the Environmental Protection Agency, as well as the passage of ...
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Vail Valley gets environmental gr! ant
Vail Daily News, CO
Goals of the study, will include community meetings, are to get more full- and part-resident involved in environmental initiatives to and to produce a valleywide plan for environmental sustainability. The team conducting the study includes Kristen ...
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Environmental Data Interactive

Northwest NM brownfields eligible for $1M in cleanup money
Bizjournals.com, NC
The $1 million grant will go to the Northwest New Mexico Council of Governments to conduct environmental site assessments, cleanup planning, health monitoring and community outreach, according to the US Environmental Protection Ag! ency. ...
Local governments get 'brownfield' money Hattiesburg American
EPA awards $1M for Ala. 'brownfields' WAAY
Knoxville gets $400K to a! ddress contaminated sites Knoxvi lle News Sentinel
U.S. EPA.gov (press release) - Environmental Data Interactive
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