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May 17th, 2009

By germanifa01 - May 17th, 2009, 9:10, Category: General



Obama administration has moved swiftly to undo Bush environmental ...
Kansas City Star, MO
By LES BLUMENTHAL Interior Secretary Ken Salazar was defiant as an aide slipped him a note during his testimony before the House interior appropriations subcommittee. Led by two Republican senators upset by the Obama administration's decision to cancel ...
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Capital News 9

Reclaiming a River
New York Times, United States
It was a big moment — the beginning, after years of legal, scientific and political wrangling, of one of the costliest and most complicated environmental cleanups in American history. It was testimony to the power of sustained advocacy, and a tribute ...
A River (Slowly) Reclaimed New York Times Blogs
Judge urges action on Hartwell cleanup Greenville News
PCB dredging begins in Hudson River WTEN
Monroenews.com - Albany Times Unionall 207 news articles
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Judge rules against Town, Wal-Mart
Hi-Desert Star, CA
While Wal-Mart's attorney, Henry Shields! , admitted after the ruling the corporation has “additional work to do,” he also complained the judge was “looking for California Environmental Quality Act standards that don't exist.” On the other hand, ...
Wal-Mart's solar power no-show Los Angeles Times
all 39 news articles
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Xcel Energy's Kelly on ethics of environmental leadership
Bizjournals.com, NC
The title of his speech: “Ethics of Environmental Leadership.” Here are his full remarks as prepared for delivery (edited for clarity). It's good to be with you this evening to examine the ethics of environmental leadership. ...
Read More....


Great Lakes boosters praise Obama budget
Duluth News Tribune, MN
President Obama's proposed $475 million infusion into Great Lakes cleanup and restoration received broad support Thursday from a coalition of business, environmental and government groups. President Obama's proposed $475 million infusion into Great ...
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From a Theory to a Consensus on Emissions
New York Times, United States
That approach, known as cap and trade, has been embraced by President Obama, Democratic leaders in Congress, mainstream environmental groups and a growing number of business interests, including energy-consuming industries like autos, ...
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Boston Globe

Agreement Stresses Greener, Safer Ship Recycling
Voice of America
Delegates met this week in Hong Kong to draft the plan, which aims to address environmental and safety concerns. The least expensive way to dismantle a ship can also be the most costly to the environment and human lives. It is called "beaching" and is ...
Making the ship recycling industry clean up its act CNN
Dozens of nations sign treaty on shipbreaking AFP
IMO members adopt world's first ship recycling convention Xinhua
Earth911.com
all 11! 7 news articles

Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments names environmental ...
Bizjournals.com, NC
“The Washington metropolitan region is showing tremendous leadership on environmental and sustainability issues, but there is much more to do,” said Fisette. “I look forward to wo! rking with my colleagues across the region to promote and implement ...
Read More....


OpEdNews

Obama Nominates Moreno For DOJ Environmental Position
ChattahBox, MA
US (ChattahBox) – In a surprising move from the president, Ignacia S Moreno has been nominated by Obama to run the Department of Justice's Environmental Division. The position of Assistant Attorney General for the Environment is one that holds a great ...
DOJ nominee's ind! ustry experience a worry for some New York Times
Obama Nominates Superfund Polluter Lawyer To Run DOJ Environment ... Think Progress
all 7 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 17th, 2009, 7:07, Category: General



From a Theory to a Consensus on Emissions
New York Times, United States
That approach, known as cap and trade, has been embraced by President Obama, Democratic leaders in Congress, mainstream environmental groups and a growing number of business interests, including energy-consuming industries like autos, ...
Read More....


Great Lakes boosters praise Obama budget
Duluth News Tribune, MN
President Obama's proposed $475 million infusion into Great Lakes cleanup and restoration received broad support Thursday from a coalition of business, environmental and government groups. President Obama's proposed $475 million infusion into Great ...
Read More....


The Money Times

EPA introduces Energy Star certification for energy-efficient servers
TopNews United States, Arkansas
With the aim to facilitate buyers' identification of energy-efficient systems, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) introduced its Energy Star for Enterprise Servers certification on Friday. The new EPA program, with its final specification ...
Energy Star server ratings to include power profile CNET News
EPA Gives Servers Energy Star Ratings PC World
EPA praises Energy Star griddles, ovens United Press International
Web Host Industry Review - PowerHomeBiz.com (press release)
all 34 news articles
Read More....


Metropolitan Wash! ington C ouncil of Governments names environmental ...
Bizjournals.com, NC
“The Washington metropolitan region is showing tremendous leadership on environmental and sustainability issues, but there is much more to do,” said Fisette. “I look forward to working with my colleagues across the region to promote and implement ...
Read More....


Capital News 9

Reclaiming a River
New York Times, United States
It was a big moment — the beginning, after years of legal, scientific and political wrangling, of one of the costliest and most complicated environmental cleanups in American histo! ry. It was testimony to the power of sustained advocacy, and a! tribute ...
Hudson River dredging Albany Times Union
A River (Slowly) Reclaimed New York Times Blogs
PCB dredging begins in Hudson River WTEN
Monroenews.com - New York Times
all 205 news articles
Read More....


Judge rules against Town, Wal-Mart
Hi-Desert Star, CA
While Wal-Mart's attorney, Henry Shields, admitted after the ruling the corporation has “additional work to do,” he also complained the judge was “looking for California Environmental Quality Act standards that don't exist.” On the other hand, ...
Wal-Mart's! solar power no-show Los Angeles Times
all 36 news articles
Read More....


OpEdNews

Obama Nominates Moreno For DOJ Environmental Position
ChattahBox, MA
US (ChattahBox) – In a surprising move from the president, Ignacia S Moreno has been nominated by Obama to run the Department of Justice's Environmental Division. The position of Assistant Attorney General for the Environment is one that holds a great ...
DOJ nominee's industry experience a worry for some New York Times
Obama Nominates Superfund Polluter Lawyer To Run DOJ Environment ... Think Progress
all 7 news articles
Read More....

Xcel Energy's Kelly on ethics of environmental leadership
Bizjournals.com, NC
The title of his speech: “Ethics of Environmental Leadership.” Here are his full remarks as prepared for delivery (edited for clarity). It's good to be with you this evening to examine the ethics of environmental leadership. ...
Read More....


Boston Globe

Agreement Stresses Greener, Safer Ship Recycling
Voice of America
Delegates met this week in Hong Kong to draft the plan, which aims to address environmental and safety concerns. The least expensive way to dismantle a ship can also be the most costly to the environment and human lives. It is called "beaching" and is ...
Making the ship recycling industry clean up its act CNN
IMO members adopt world's first ship recycling convention Xinhua
Governments Propose International Ship Recycling Convention Earth911.com
all 117 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 17th, 2009, 6:07, Category: General



Xcel Energy's Kelly on ethics of environmental leadership
Bizjournals.com, NC
The title of his speech: “Ethics of Environmental Leadership.” Here are his full remarks as prepared for delivery (edited for clarity). It's good to be with you this evening to examine the ethics of environmental leadership. ...
Read More....


OpEdNews

Obama Nominates Moreno For DOJ Environmental Position
ChattahBox, MA
US (ChattahBox) – In a surprising move from the president, Ignacia S Moreno has been nominated by Obama to run the Department of Justice's Environmental Division. The position of Assistant Attorney General for the Environment is one that holds a great ...
DOJ nominee's industry experience a worry for some New York Times
Obama Nominates Superfund Polluter Lawyer To Run DOJ Environment ... Think Progress
all 7 news articles
Read More....


Judge rules against Town, Wal-Mart
Hi-Desert Star, CA
While Wal-Mart's attorney, Henry Shields, admitted after the ruling the corporation has “additional work to do,” he also complained the judge was “looking for California Environmental Quality Act standards that don't exist.” On the other hand, ...
Wal-Mart's solar power no-show Los Angeles Times
all 36 news ! articles
Read More....


Novato Advance

Feds raid Novato Sanitary District offices
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA
(05-14) 17:58 PDT NOVATO -- Agents with the US Environmental Protection Agency and the FBI raided the offices of the Novato Sanitary District Thursday, officials said. EPA officials said agents with its criminal investigation division and members of an ...
Federal agents shutter Marin sanitary agency for criminal ... ! San Jose Mercury News
Feds raid Novato Sanitary District Novato Advance
EPA Raids Novato Sanitary District Office CBS 5
all 57 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 17th, 2009, 5:07, Category: General



Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments names environmental ...
Bizjournals.com, NC
“The Washington metropolitan region is showing tremendous leadership on environmental and sustainability issues, but there is much more to do,” said Fisette. “I look forward to working with my colleagues across the region to promote and implement ...
Read More....


Great Lakes boosters praise Obama budget
Duluth News Tribune, MN
President Obama's proposed $475 million infusion into Great Lakes cleanup and restoration received broad support Thursday from a coalition of business, environmental and government groups. President Obama's proposed $475 million infusion into Great! ...
Read More....


Boston Globe

Agreement Stresses Greener, Safer Ship Recycling
Voice of America
Delegates met this week in Hong Kong to draft the plan, which aims to address environmental and safety concerns. The least expensive way to dismantle a ship can also be the most costly to the environment and human lives. It is called "beaching" and is ...
Making the ship recycling industry clean up its act CNN
IMO members adopt world's first ship recycling convention Xinhua
Governments Propose International Ship Recycling Convention Earth911.com
all 117 news articles
Read More....

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OpEdNews

Obama Nominates Moreno For DOJ E! nvironme ntal Position
ChattahBox, MA
US (ChattahBox) – In a surprising move from the president, Ignacia S Moreno has been nominated by Obama to run the Department of Justice's Environmental Division. The position of Assistant Attorney General for the Environment is one that holds a great ...
DOJ nominee's industry experience a worry for some New York Times
Obama Nominates Superfund Polluter Lawyer To Run DOJ Environment ... Think Progress
all 7 news articles
Read More....


Judge rules a! gainst T own, Wal-Mart
Hi-Desert Star, CA
While Wal-Mart's attorney, Henry Shields, admitted after the ruling the corporation has “additional work to do,” he also complained the judge was “looking for California Environmental Quality Act standards that don't exist.” On the other hand, ...
Wal-Mart's solar power no-show Los Angeles Times
all 36 news articles
Read More....


The Money Times

Energy Star server ratings to include power profile
CNET News, CA
The specification, which has been under development for a few years, is designed to give buyers a starting point for evaluating the energy-efficiency of servers, according to Andrew Fanara, a program manager for Energy Star at the Environmental ...
EPA introduces Energy Star certification for energy-efficient servers TopNews United States
EPA Gives Servers Energy Star Ratings PC World
EPA praises Energy Star griddles, ovens United Press International
Web Host Industry Review - PowerHomeBiz.com (press release)
all 34 news articles
Read More....


Novato Advance

Feds raid Novato Sanitary District offices
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA
(05-14) 17:58 PDT NOVATO -- Agents with the US Environmental Protection Agency and the FBI raided the offices of the Novato Sanitary District Thursday, officials said. EPA officials said agents with its criminal investigation division and members of an ...
Federal agents shutter Marin sanitary agency for criminal ... San Jose Mercury News
EPA Raids Novato Sanitary District Office CBS 5
all 56 news articles
Read More....!


Capital News 9

Reclaiming a River
New York Times, United States

It was a big moment — the beginning, after years of legal, scientific and political wrangling, of one of the costliest and most complicated environmental cleanups in American history. It was testimony to the power of sustained advocacy, and a tribute ...
Hudson River dredging Albany Times Union
A River (Slowly) Reclaimed New York Times Blogs
PCB dredging begins in Hudson River WTEN
Monroenews.com - New York Times
all 205 news articles
Read More....


HealthNewsDigest.com

Nanotechnology Forges Ahead, Despite Health and Environmental Unknowns
HealthNewsDigest.com, NY
The US Environmental Protection Agency is loosely charged with regulating nanotechnology here, but has barely dipped its toe in the water. Taken together, the evidence suggests considerable uncertainty about the use of nano-ingredients in consumer ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 17th, 2009, 4:07, Category: General



Xcel Energy's Kelly on ethics of environmental leadership
Bizjournals.com, NC
The title of his speech: “Ethics of Environmental Leadership.” Here are his full remarks as prepared for delivery (edited for clarity). It's good to be with you this evening to examine the ethics of environmental leadership. ...
Read More....


Judge rules against Town, Wal-Mart
Hi-Desert Star, CA
While Wal-Mart's attorney, Henry Shields, admitted after the ruling the corporation has “additional work to do,” he also complained the judge was “looking for California Environmental Quality Act standards that don't exist.” On the other hand, ...Wal-Mart's solar power no-show Los Angeles Times
all 36 news articles
Read More....


HealthNewsDigest.com

Nanotechnology Forges Ahead, Despite Health and Environmental Unknowns
HealthNewsDigest.com, NY
The US Environmental Protection Agency is loosely charged with regulating nanotechnology here, but has barely dipped its toe in the water. Taken toge! ther, the evidence suggests considerable uncertainty about the! use of nano-ingredients in consumer ...
Read More....


Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments names environmental ...
Bizjournals.com, NC
“The Washington metropolitan region is showing tremendous leadership on environmental and! sustainability issues, but there is much more to do,” said Fisette. “I look forward to working with my colleagues across the region to promote and implement ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 17th, 2009, 3:07, Category: General



OpEdNews

Obama Nominates Moreno For DOJ Environmental Position
ChattahBox, MA
US (ChattahBox) – In a surprising move from the president, Ignacia S Moreno has been nominated by Obama to run the Department of Justice's Environmental Division. The position of Assistant Attorney General for the Environment is one that holds a great ...
DOJ nominee's industry experience a worry for some New York Times
Obama Nominates Superfund Polluter Lawyer To Run DOJ Environment ... Think Progress
all 6 news articles
Read More....


Novato Advance

Feds raid Novato Sanitary District offices
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA
(05-14) 17:58 PDT NOVATO -- Agents with the US Environmental Protection Agency and the FBI raided the offices of the Novato Sanitary District Thursday, officials said. EPA officials said agents with its! criminal investigation division and members of an ...Federal agents shutter Marin sanitary agency for criminal ... San Jose Mercury News
EPA Raids Novato Sanitary District Office CBS 5
all 56 news articles
Read More....


HealthNewsDigest.com

Na! notechno logy Forges Ahead, Despite Health and Environmental Unknowns
HealthNewsDigest.com, NY
The US Environmental Protection Agency is loosely charged with regulating nanotechnology here, but has barely dipped its toe in the water. Taken together, the evidence suggests considerable uncertainty about the use of nano-ingredients in consumer ...
Read More....


Xcel Energy's Kelly on ethics of environmental leadership
Bizjournals.com, NC
The title of his speech: “Ethics of Environmental Leadership.” Here are his full remarks as prepared for delivery (edited for clarity). It's good to be with you this evening to examine the ethics of environmental leadership. ...
Read More....


Great Lakes boosters praise Obama budget
Duluth News Tribune, MN
President Obama's proposed $475 million infusion into Great Lakes cleanup and restoration received broad support Thursday from a coalition of business, environmental and government groups. President Obama's proposed $475 million infusion into Great ...
Read More....


Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments names environmental ...
Bizjournals.com, NC
“The Washington metropolitan region is showing tremendous leadership on environmental and sustainability issues, but there is much more to do,” said Fisette. “I look forward to working with my colleagues across the region to promote and implement ...
Read More....

Wal-Mart's solar power no-show
Los Angeles Times, CA
But the retailer contended that the estimated 7000 metric tons per year of planet-heating greenhouse gases that would result from the store's operation was too insignificant to require such measures under the California Environmental Quality Act. Judge ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 17th, 2009, 2:07, Category: General



OpEdNews

Obama Nominates Moreno For DOJ Environmental Position
ChattahBox, MA
US (ChattahBox) – In a surprising move from the president, Ignacia S Moreno has been nominated by Obama to run the Department of Justice's Environmental Division. The position of Assistant Attorney General for the Environment is one that holds a great ...
DOJ nominee's industry experience a worry for some New York Times
Obama Nominates Superfund Polluter Lawyer To Run DOJ Environment ... Think Progress
all 6 news articles
Read More....


Great Lakes boosters praise Obama budget
Duluth News Tribune, MN
President Obama's proposed $475 million infusion into Great Lakes cleanup and restoration received broad support Thursday from a coalition of business, environmental and government groups. President Obama's proposed $475 million infusion into Great ...
Read More....


Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments names environmental ...
Bizjournals.com, NC
“The Washington metropolitan region is showing tremendous leadership on environmental and sustainability issues, but there is much more to do,” said Fisette. “I look forward to working with my colleagues across the region to promote and implement ...
Read More....


Xcel Energy's Kelly on ethics of environmental leadership
Bizjournals.com, NC
The title of his speech: “Ethics of Environmental Leadership.” Here are his full remarks as prepared for delivery (edited for clarity). It's good to be with you this evening to examine the ethics of environmental leadership. ...
Read More....


Boston Globe

Agreement Stresses Greener, Safer Ship Recycling
Voice of America
Delegates met this week in Hong Kong to draft the plan, which aims to address environmental and safety concerns. The least expensive way to dismantle a ship can also be the most costly to the environment and human lives. It is called "beaching" and is ...
Making the ship recycling industry clean up its act CNN
Dozens of nations sign treaty on shipbreaking AFP
IMO members adopt world's first ship recycling convention Xinhua
Earth911.com
all 117 news articles
Read More....


HealthNewsDigest.com

Nanotechnology Forges Ahead, Despite Health and Environmental Unknowns
HealthNewsDigest.com, NY
The US Environmental Protection Agency is loosely ch! arged wi th regulating nanotechnology here, but has barely dipped its toe in the water. Taken together, the evidence suggests considerable uncertainty about the use of nano-ingredients in consumer ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 17th, 2009, 1:07, Category: General



Great Lakes boosters praise Obama budget
Duluth News Tribune, MN
President Obama's proposed $475 million infusion into Great Lakes cleanup and restoration received broad support Thursday from a coalition of business, environmental and government groups. President Obama's proposed $475 million infusion into Great ...
Read More....


Novato Advance

Feds raid Novato Sanitary District offices
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA
(05-14) 17:58 PDT NOVATO -- Agents with the US Environmental Protection Agency and the FBI raided the offices of the Novato Sanitary District Thursday, officials said. EPA officials said agents with its criminal investigation division and members of an ...
Federal agents shutter Marin sanitary agency for criminal ... San Jose Mercury News
EPA Raids Novato Sanitary District Office CBS 5
all 56 news articles
Read More....


Capital News 9

Reclaiming a River
New York Times, United States
It was a big moment — the beginning, after years of legal, scientific and political wrangling, of one of the costliest and most complicated environmental cleanups in American history. It was testimony to the power of sustained advocacy, and a tribute ...
Hudson River dredging Albany Times Union
A River (Slowly) Reclaimed New York Times Blogs
PCB dredging begins in Hudson River WTEN
Monroenews.com - New York Times
all 205 news articles
Read More....


OpEdNews

Obama Nominates Moreno For DOJ Environmental Position
ChattahBox, MA
US (ChattahBox) – In a surprising move from the pre! sident, Ignacia S Moreno has been nominated by Obama to run th! e Depart ment of Justice's Environmental Division. The position of Assistant Attorney General for the Environment is one that holds a great ...
DOJ nominee's industry experience a worry for some New York Times
Obama Nominates Superfund Polluter Lawyer To Run DOJ Environment ... Think Progress
all 6 news articles
Read More....


The Money Times

Energy Star server ratings to include power profile
CNET News, CA
The specification, which has been under development for a few years, is designed to give buyers a starting point for evaluating the energy-efficiency of servers, according to Andrew Fanara, a program manager for Energy Star at the Environmental ...
EPA Gives Servers Energy Star Ratings PC ! World
EPA praises Energy Star griddles, ovens United Press International
EPA Launches Energy Star for Servers Specs Web Host Industry Review
PowerHomeBiz.co! m (press release) - U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 32 news articles
Read More....


HealthNewsDigest.com

Nanotechnology Forges Ahead, Despite Health and Environmental Unknowns
HealthNewsDigest.com, NY
The US Environmental Protection Agency is loosely charged with regulating nanotechnology here, but has barely dipped its toe in the water. Taken toge! ther, the evidence suggests considerable uncertainty about the! use of nano-ingredients in consumer ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 17th, 2009, 0:07, Category: General



Capital News 9

Reclaiming a River
New York Times, United States
It was a big moment — the beginning, after years of legal, scientific and political wrangling, of one of the costliest and most complicated environmental cleanups in American history. It was testimony to the power of sustained advocacy, and a tribute ...
Hudson River dredging Albany Times Union
A River (Slowly) Reclaimed N ew York Times Blogs
PCB dredging begins in Hudson River WTEN
Monroenews.com - New York Times
all 205 news articles
Read More....


Judge rules against Town, Wal-Mart
Hi-Desert Star, CA
While Wal-Mart's attorney, Henry Shields, admitted after the ruling the corporation has “additional work to do,” he also complai! ned the judge was “looking for California Environmental Quali ty Act standards that don't exist.” On the other hand, ...
Wal-Mart's solar power no-show Los Angeles Times
all 36 news articles
Read More....