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May 19th, 2009

By germanifa01 - May 19th, 2009, 18:21, Category: General



Chattanooga Times Free Press

Environmental group's study shows trouble in Emory River
WBIR-TV, TN
A study by an Appalachian environmental group and Appalachian State University is showing high levels of toxic chemicals in the fly ash released by the massive spill at the TVA Kingston Fossil Plant. Appalachian Voices released the study Monday. ...
Tenn. ash spill threatens fish population WRAL.com
Fly-ash spill study finds selenium in fish Knoxville News Sentinel
Emory River at 'tipping point' Chattanooga Times Free Press
all 29 news articles
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Phones Review

Wal-Mart wins WMC environmental award
Bizjournals.com, NC
Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce named Wal-Ma! rt Store s Inc. a first-place winner in the organization's 2009 Business Friend of the Environment Award for pollution reduction, energy efficiency and reducing its solid waste. ...

Judge tosses Yucca Valley Wal-Mart environmental review Press-Enterprise
Wal-Mart's making suppliers go 'green' Packaging Digest
Clovis weighs Wal-Mart Supercenter Fresno Bee
Environmental News Network (press release)
all 172 news articles
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APX Brings Structure to OTC Markets for Environmental Commodities
Business Wire (press release), CA
APX Contracts provides the first central service for forward contract management and chain of custody confirmation in OTC markets for environmental commodities. APX Contracts provides a central service for registering, tracking, and managing forward ...
APX Announces Complete Asset ! & Risk Management Services for ... Business Wire (press release)
all 15 news articles
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Albany Times Union

EPA urged to act on climate, not wait for Congress
The Associated Press
(AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency should not wait for Congress before taking steps to control the gases blamed for global warming, supporters of federal greenhouse-gas regulation said Monday. The EPA hearing is the first of two public forums ...
Time to celebrate your EPA It's Getting Hot In Here
EPA Recognizes Innovation In Clean Air Projects Pollution Online (press release)
EPA on Climate Disclosure Compliance Week (subscri! ption)
all 227 news articles
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HispanicBusiness.com

Obama has made green go
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
In his first week in office, Obama directed the new Environmental Protection Agency administrator, Lisa Jackson, to reconsider a contentious Bush administration decision preventing 14 states from reducing global-warming pollution by cars and light ...
Green-jobs evangelist sells Obama! 's a mbitious plans San Jose Mercury News
A Green New Deal? - Obama's Environmental Policies Socialist Alternative
all 11 news articles
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The Associated Press

Complaints from left and right as House climate markup nears
New York Times, United States
By DARREN SAMUELSOHN, Greenwire The House Energy and Commerce Committee begins debate this afternoon on a major global warming and energy bill (pdf) amid protests from Republicans, the petroleum industry and far-left environmental groups. ...
Waxman-Markey Climate Agreement Opens Door for Action on Carbon Cap HotIndieNews.com
Democrats Are Fast-Tracking Nearly 1000-Page 'Cap-and-Trade' Bill ... CNSNe! ws.com
Bill targets global warming, mandates use of renewable energy MarketWatch
New York Times - New York Times
all 438 news articles
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Massey shareholders to vote on board, resolutions
Forbes, NY
AP , 05.19.09, 06:49 AM EDT It's time for Massey Energy shareholders to vote on a pair of environ! mental measures and the re-election of Ohio State University President Gordon Gee to the Richmond, Va.-based coal producer's board. ...
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Center For American Progress

SC Brownfield Grants Bolstered by ARRA Funds
EP Magazine, TX
The grants, which include $1.6 million from the Recovery Act and $2 million from the US Environmental Protection Agency brownfields general program funding, will help to revitalize former industrial and commercial sites, turning them from problem ...
EPA Announces over $4 million in Recove! ry Act Funds for Water ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
$1.8 Million in Grants for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Economic ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Contact Information: Dave Bary or Anthony Suttice at 214-665-2200 ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 20 news articles
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Kaiser Permanente Wins National Awards for Commitment to ...
PR Newswire (press release), NY
OAKLAND, Calif. , May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaiser Permanente received the System! for Change Award, for the second consecutive year, for its leadership in improving environmental performance in the health care sector. Kaiser Permanente received the award ...
Activeion Cleaning Solutions, LLC Joins National Health ... PR Newswire (press release)
all 19 news articles
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Environmental Edge for Concrete Rail Ties Over Wooden Ones
New York Times, United States
An Australian study in the journal Environmental Science and Technology has found that, over 100 years, the carbon dioxide cost of concrete ties is lower than that of wooden ties. Robert H. Crawford of the University of Melbourne took into account the ...
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By germanifa01 - May 19th, 2009, 13:08, Category: General



Times Online

California wins ! big as Obama adopts landmark standard on auto ...
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Frank Davies WASHINGTON — In a major victory for California's pioneering environmental standards, the Obama administration today will announce national standards for auto emissions and tougher gas mileage requirements that will sharply improve the ...
Obama to link auto emissions and mileage standards The Associated Press
Obama to issue auto emissions standards similar to those ... Ventura County Star
Timeline: How deal to step up mileage standards came about Chicago Tribune
TIME - Kansas City Star
all 1,541 news articles
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Reynolds' Fly-Fishing Runs Through Environmental Interests
Rocktown Weekly, VABy Jeff Mellott HARRISONBURG - Weston Reynolds' love of the outdoors and his interest in environmental issues are perfectly matched. As a sophomore at Harrisonburg High School, Reynolds represented the United States as part of a world youth fly-fishing ...
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stv.tv

Oil Industry Blasts House Climate Bill
New York Times, United States
Fresh reactions also poured in all morning after trade groups, lobbyists and environmental advocates speed-read through the bill's 932 pages over the weekend. Some power companies, like Exelon, have already endorsed the bill, as have environmental ...
Waxman-Markey Climate Agreement Opens Door for Action on Carbon Cap HotIndieNews.com
Democrats Are Fast-Tracking Nearly 1000-Page 'Cap-and-Trade' Bill ... CNSNews.com
Path in Congress not clear for climate change bill Houston Chronicle
New York Times
all 435 news articles
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Kingston ash spill samples report shows toxic metals contamination
Chattanooga Times Free Press, TN
... the ash is not hazardous and it is continuing cleanup efforts. TVA personnel and officials with the US Environmental Protection Agency could not be reached for comment this morning. For complete details, see tomorrow's Chattanooga Times Free Press.
• NORTH CAROLINA NEWS WLOS
all 27 news articles
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Environmental Edge for Concrete Rail Ties Over Wooden Ones
New York Times, United States
An Australian study in the journal Environmental Science and Tech! nology has found that, over 100 years, the carbon dioxide cost! of conc rete ties is lower than that of wooden ties. Robert H. Crawford of the University of Melbourne took into account the ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 19th, 2009, 12:08, Category: General



Capital News 9

Dredging of Pollutants Begins in Hudson
New York Times, United States
“Today, the healing of the Hudson begins,” George Pavlou, the Environmental Protection Agency's acting regional administrator, said under bright skies in a riverbank ceremony here as federal, state and local officials, GE representatives and ...
Hudson River dredging Albany Times Union
A River (Slowly) R! eclaimed New York Times Blogs
Target: River toxins Monroenews.com
WTEN - Greenville News
all 206 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 19th, 2009, 11:07, Category: General



Reynolds' Fly-Fishing Runs Through Environmental Interests
Rocktown Weekly, VA
By Jeff Mellott HARRISONBURG - Weston Reynolds' love of the outdoors and his interest in environmental issues are perfectly matched. As a sophomore at Harrisonburg High School, Reynolds represented the United States as part of a world youth fly-fishing ...
Read More....


Reuters

Two groups oppose increasing US ethanol blend rate
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Blending more than 10 percent ethanol into US gasoline will result in more air pollution and more damage to engines, said an environmental group and a boating industry trade group on Monday. The Environmental Working Group (EWG) ...
Higher ethanol blend would ruin small engines, makers say Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Enviros, boaters team up against ethanol expansion St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Let corn ethanol compete Wisconsin State Journal
Domestic Fuel - Kansas City Star
all 26 news articles
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Center For American Progress

SC Brownfield Grants Bolstered by ARRA Funds
EP Magazine, TX
The grants, which include $1.6 million from the Recovery Act and $2 million from the US Environmental Protection Agency brownfields general program funding, will help to revitalize former industrial and commercial sites, turning them from problem ...
EPA Announces over $4 million in Recovery Act Funds for Water ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
$1.8 Million in Grants for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Economic ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Contact Information: Dave Bary or Anthony Suttice at 214-665-2200 ! ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 17 news articles
Read More....


Environmental Edge for Concrete Rail Ties Over Wooden Ones
New York Times, United States
An Australian study in the journal Environmental Science and Technology has found that, over 100 years, the carbon dioxide cost of concrete ties is lower than that of wooden ties. Robert H. Crawford of the University of Melbourne took into account the ...
Read More....


Capital News 9

Dredging of Pollutants Begins in Hudson
New York Times, United States
“Today, the healing of the ! Hudson begins,” George Pavlou, the Environmental Prot! ection A gency's acting regional administrator, said under bright skies in a riverbank ceremony here as federal, state and local officials, GE representatives and ...
Hudson River dredging Albany Times Union
A River (Slowly) Reclaimed New York Times Blogs
Target: River toxins Monroenews.com
WTEN - Greenville News
all 206 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 19th, 2009, 10:09, Category: General



Reuters

Two groups oppose increasing US ethanol blend rate
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Blending more than 10 percent ethanol into US gasoline will result in more air pollution and more damage to engines, said an environmental group and a boating industry trade group on Monday. The Environmental Working Group (EWG) ...
Higher ethanol blend would ruin small engines, makers say Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Enviros, boaters team up against ethanol expansion St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Let corn ethanol compete Wisconsin State Journal
Domestic Fuel - Kansas City Star
all 26 news articles
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HispanicBu! siness.c om

Green-jobs evangelist sells Obama's ambitious plans
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
Jones emerged as an activist who could bridge the gap between the inner city and the environmental movement. Then came the call from Obama. Two months into his new job, Jones said he is adjusting "It's like playing a new video game. ...
A Green New Deal? - Obama's Environmental Policies Socialist Alternative
Obama has made green go Philadelphia Inquirer
all 10 news articles
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Center For American Progress

$50.1 Million for Water Projects
KGMB9, HI
In a move that stands to create jobs,! boost local economies, improve aging water and wastewater infrastructure and protect human health and the environment, the US Environmental Protection Agency has awarded $50158900 to the State of Hawaii. ...
EPA Announces over $4 million in Recovery Act Funds for Water ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
$1.8 Million in Grants for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Economic ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Contact Information: Dave Bary or Anthony Suttice at 214-665-2200 ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 20 news articles
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Phones Review

Wal-Mart wins WMC environmental award
Bizjournals.com, NC
Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce named Wal-Mart Stores Inc. a first-place winner in the organization's 2009 Business Friend of the Environment Award for pollution reduction, energy efficiency and reducing its solid waste. ...
Judge tosses Yucca Valley Wal-Mart environmental review Press-Enterprise
Clovis weighs Wal-Mart Supercenter Fresno Bee
Wal-Mart Forces Suppliers to Go Green Sustainability Ninja
Environmental News Network (press release)
all 156 news articles
Read More....


Environmental group's study shows trouble in Emory River
WBIR-TV, TN
A study by an Appalachian environmental group and Appalachian State University is showing high levels of toxic chemicals in the fly ash released by the massive spill at the TVA Kingston Fossil Plant. Appalachian Voices released the study Monday. ...
Kingston ash spill samples report shows toxic metals contamination Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tenn. ash spill threatens fish population WRCB-TV
all 28 news articles
Read More....


Environmental Edge for Concrete Rail Ties Over Wooden Ones
New York Times, United States
An Australian study in the journal Environmental Science and Technology has found that, over 100 years, the carbon dioxide cost of concrete ties is lower than that of wooden ties. Robert H. Crawford of the University of Melbourne took into account the ...
Read More....


Reynolds' Fly-Fishing Runs Through Environmental Interests
Rocktown Weekly, VA
By Jeff Mellott HARRISONBURG - Weston Reynolds' love of the outdoors and his interest in environmental issues are perfectly matched. As a sophomore at Harrisonburg High School, Reynolds represent! ed the United States as part of a world youth fly-fishing .! ..
Read More....


Capital News 9

Dredging of Pollutants Begins in Hudson
New York Times, United States
“Today, the healing of the Hudson begins,” George Pavlou, the Environmental Protection Agency's acting regional administrator, said under bright skies in a riverbank ceremony here as federal, state and local officials, GE representatives and ...
Hudson River dredging Albany Times Union!
A River (Slowly) Reclaimed New York Times Blogs
Target: River toxins Monroenews.com
WTEN - Greenville News
all 206 news articles
Read More....


The Southern Ledger

EPA urged to act on climate, not wait for Congress
The Associated Press
(AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency should not wait for Congress before taking steps to control the gases blamed for global warming, supporters of federal greenhouse-gas regulation said Monday. The EPA hearing is the first of two public forums ...
EPA Climate Hearing in Seattle The Daily Score
EPA Recognizes Innovation In Clean Air Projects Pollution Online (press release)
EPA on Climate Disclosure Compliance Week (subscription)
all 224 news articles
Read More....


Washington Times

Oil Industry Blasts House Climate Bill
New York Times, United States
Fresh reactions also poured in all morning after trade groups, lobbyists and environmental advocates speed-read through the bill's 932 pages over the weekend. Some power companies, like Exelon, have already endorsed the bill, as have environmental ..! .
Democrats Are Fast-Tracking Nearly 1000-Page 'Cap-and-Trade' Bill ... CNSNews.com
Op-Ed Columnist The Perfect, the Good, the Planet New York Times
all 444 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 19th, 2009, 9:10, Category: General



Environmental group's study shows trouble in Emory River
WBIR-TV, TN
A study by an Appalachian environmental group and Appalachian State University is showing high levels of toxic chemicals in the fly ash released by the massive spill at the TVA Kingston Fossil Plant. Appalachian Voices released the study Monday. ...
Tenn. ash spill threatens fish population WRAL.com
Fly-ash spill study finds selenium in fish Knoxville News Sentinel
all 28 news articles
Read More....


Washington Times

Complaints from left and right as House climate markup nears
New York Times, United States
By DARREN SAMUELSOHN, Greenwire The House Energy and Commerce Committee begins debate this afternoon on a major global warming and energy bill (pdf) amid protests from Republicans, the petroleum industry and far-left environmental groups. ...
Waxman-Markey Climate Agreement Opens Door for Action on Carbon Cap HotIndieNews.com
Oil Industry Blasts House Climate Bill New York Times
Op-Ed Columnist The Perfect, the Good, the Planet New York Times
all 430 news articles
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Reuters

Two groups oppose increas! ing US ethanol blend rate
Reu ters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Blending more than 10 percent ethanol into US gasoline will result in more air pollution and more damage to engines, said an environmental group and a boating industry trade group on Monday. The Environmental Working Group (EWG) ...
Higher ethanol blend would ruin small engines, makers say Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Enviros, boaters team up against! ethanol expansion St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Let corn ethanol compete Wisconsin State Journal
Domestic Fuel - Kansas City Star
< nobr>all 26 news articles
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CBC.ca

California wins big as Obama adopts landmark standard on auto ...
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Frank Davies WASHINGTON — In a major victory for California's pioneering environmental standards, the Obama administration today will announce national standards for auto emissions and tougher gas mileage requirements that will sharply improve the ...
Obama to link auto emissions and mileage standards! The Associated Press! < /font>
Obama Accelerates Fuel-Economy Standards, Sets Carbon Limit Bloomberg
US to Issue Tougher Fuel Standards for Automobiles New York Times
Kansas City Star!  - Los Angeles Times
all 1,106 news articles
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Center For American Progress

$50.1 Million for Water Projects
KGMB9, HI
In a move that stands to create jobs, boost local economies, improve aging water and wastewater infrastructure and protect human health and the environment, the US Environmental Protection Agency has awarded $50158900 to the State of Hawaii. ...
EPA Announces over $4 million in Recovery Act Funds for Water ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
$1.8 Million in Grants for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Economic ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Contact Information: Dave Bary or Anthony Suttice at 214-665-2200 ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 19 news articles
Read More....


Environmental Edge for Concrete Rail Ties Over Wooden Ones
New York Times, United States
An Australian study in the journal Environmental Science and Technology has found that, over 100 years, the carbon dioxide cost of concrete ties is lower than that of wooden ties. Robert H. Crawford of the University of Melbourne took into account the ...
Read More....


Reynolds' Fly-Fishing Runs Through Environmental Interests
Rocktown Weekly, VA
By Jeff Mellott HARRISONBURG - Weston Reynolds' love of the outdoors and his interest in environmental issues are perfectly matched. As a sophomore at Harrisonburg High School, Reynolds represented the United States as part of a world youth fly-fishing ...
Read More....


The Southern Ledger

EPA u! rged to act on climate, not wait for Congress
The Associated Press
(AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency should not wait for Congress before taking steps to control the gases blamed for global warming, supporters of federal greenhouse-gas regulation said Monday. The EPA hearing is the first of two public forums ...
EPA Climate Hearing in Seattle The Daily Score
EPA on Climate Disclosure Compliance Week (subscription)
all 224 news articles
Read More....


Phones Review

Wal-Mart wins WMC environmental award
Bizjournals.com, NC
Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce named Wal-Mart Stores Inc. a first-place winner in the organization's 2009 Business Friend of the Environment Award for pollution reduction, energy efficiency and reducing its solid waste. ...
Judge tosses Yucca Valley Wal-Mart environmental review Press-Enterprise
Clovis weighs Wal-Mart Supercenter Fresno Bee
all 152 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 19th, 2009, 8:10, Category: General



Washington Times

Complaints from left and right as House climate markup nears
New York Times, United States
By DARREN SAMUELSOHN, Greenwire The House Energy and Commerce Committee begins debate this afternoon on a major global warming and energy bill (pdf) amid protests from Republicans, the petroleum industry and far-left environmental groups. ...
Waxman-Markey Climate Agreement Opens Door for Action on Carbon Cap HotIndieNews.com
Path in Congress not clear for climate change bill Houston Chronicle
Oil Industry Blasts House Climate Bill New York Times
New York Times
all 434 news ar! ticles
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Capital News 9

Dredging of Pollutants Begins in Hudson
New York Times, United States
“Today, the healing of the Hudson begins,” George Pavlou, the Environmental Protection Agency's acting regional administrator, said under bright skies in a riverbank ceremony here as federal, state and local officials, GE representatives and ...
Hudson River dredging Albany Times Union
A River (Slowly) Reclaimed
New York Times Blogs
Target: River toxins Monroenews.com
WTEN - Greenville News
all 206 news articles
Read More....


Straits Times

EPA urged to act on climate, not wait for Congress
The Associated Press
(AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency should not wait for Congress before taking steps to control the gases blamed for global warming, supporters of federal greenhouse-gas regulation said Monday. The EPA hearing is th! e first of two public forums ...
EPA Climate Hearing in Seattle The Daily Score
all 222 news articles
Read More....


Center For American Progress

$50.1 Million for Water Projects
KGMB9, HI
In a move that stands to create jobs, boost local economies, improve aging water and wastewater infrastructure and protect human health and the ! environment, the US Environmental Protection Agency has! awarded $50158900 to the State of Hawaii. ...
EPA Announces over $4 million in Recovery Act Funds for Water ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
Contact Information: Dave Bary or Anthony Suttice at 214-665-2200 ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
EPA Announces $19.5 Million in Recovery Act Funds for Water ... U.S. EPA.gov (press release)
all 16 news articles
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Environmental Edge for Concrete Rail Ties Over Wooden Ones
New York Times, United States
An Australian study in the journal Environmental Science and Technology has found that, over 100 years, the carbon dioxide cost of concrete ties is lower than that of wooden ties. Robert H. Crawford of the University of Melbourne took into account the ...
Read More....


Washington Post

California wins big as Obama adopts landmark standard on auto ...
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Frank Davies WASHINGTON — In a major victory for California's pioneering environmental standards, the Ob! ama administration today will announce national standards for ! auto emi ssions and tougher gas mileage requirements that will sharply improve the ...
Obama to link auto emissions and mileage standards The Associated Press
Obama Accelerates Fuel-Economy Standards, Sets Carbon Limit Bloomberg
US to Issue Tougher Fuel Standards for Automobiles New York Times
Kansas City Star - Los Angeles Times
all 675 news articles
Read More....


Environmental group's study shows trouble in Emory River
WBIR-TV, TN
A study by an Appalachian environmental group and Appalachian State University is showing high levels of toxic chemicals in the fly ash released by the massive spill at the TVA Kingston Fossil Plant. Appalachian Voices released the study Monday. ...
Tenn. ash spill threatens fish population WRAL.com
Fly-ash spill study finds selenium in fish Knoxville News Sentinel
all 26 news articles
Read! More....


Reuters

Two groups oppose increasing US ethanol blend rate
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Blending more than 10 percent ethanol into US gasoline will result in more air pollution and more damage to engines, said an environmental group and a boating industry trade group on Monday. The Environmental Working Group (EWG) ...
Higher ethanol blend would ruin small engines, makers say Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Enviros, boaters team up against ethanol expansion St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Let corn ethanol compete Wisconsin State Journal
Domestic Fuel - Kansas City Star
all 26 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 19th, 2009, 3:06, Category: General



The Southern Ledger

EPA urged to act on climate, not wait for Congress
The Associated Press
(AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency should not wait for Congress before taking steps to control the gases blamed for global warming, supporters of federal greenhouse-gas regulation said Monday. The EPA hearing is the first of two public forums ...
EPA Climate Hearing in Seattle The Daily Score
900+ Page Cap and Trade Energy Bill Helicopter Association International
all 220 news articles
Read More....


The Associated Press

Oil Industry Blasts House Climate Bill
New York Times, United States
Fresh reactions also poured in all morning after trade groups, lobbyists and environmental advocates speed-read through the bill's 932 pages over the weekend. Some power companies, like Exelon, have already endorsed the bill, as have! environmental ...
Waxman-Markey Climate Agreement Opens Door for Action on Carbon Cap HotIndieNews.com
Waxman-Markey: What the Big Green Guns Are Saying Red, Green, and Blue
Op-Ed Columnist The Perfect, the Good, the Planet New York Times

all 408 news articles
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MCV

Wal-Mart wins WMC environmental award
Bizjournals.com, NC
Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce named Wal-Mart Stores Inc. a first-place winner in the organization's 2009 Business Friend of the Environment Award for pollution reduction, energy efficiency and reducing its solid waste. ...
Judge tosses Yucca Valley Wal-Mart environmental review Press-Enterprise
Clovis weighs Wal-Mart Supercenter Fresno Bee
Judge rejects proposed Wal-Mart store in desert San Jose Mercury News
Enviro! nmental News Network (press release)
all 149 news articles
Read More....


Capital News 9

Dredging of Pollutants Begins in Hudson
New York Times, United States
“Today, the healing of the Hudson begins,” George Pavlou, the Environmental Protection Agency's acting regional administrator, said under bright skies in a riverbank ceremony here as federal, state and local officials, GE representatives and ...
Hudson River dredging Albany Times Union
A River (Slowly) Reclaimed New York Times Blogs
Target: River toxins Monroenews.com
WTEN - Greenville News
all 206 news articles
Read More....


Environmental Edge for Concrete Rail Ties Over Wooden Ones
New York Times, United States
An Australian study in the journal Environmental Science and Technology has found that, over 100 years, the carbon dioxide cost of concrete ties is lower than that of wooden ties. Robert H. Crawford of the University of Melbourne took into account the ...
Read More....


Nevada environmental agency approves 17 new buses for school districts
Reno Gazette-Journal, NV
CARSON CITY – Fifteen Nevada public school districts will get new, environmentally-friendly buses as part of the state's School Bus Replacement Program, funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the Nevada Division of Environmental ...
Schools to get green buses Nevada Appeal
all 2 news articles
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RI to receive $1.8M for environmental cleanup
CNBC, Englewood Cliffs
Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse announced Monday that the Rhode Island Depart! ment of Environmental Management and the city of Woonsocket will receive a total of $1.2 million for the cleanup. East Providence, Glocester, and Pawtucket will receive ...
RI to get federal environmental cleanup money Providence Journal
State receiving $1.8 million for brownfield work Providence Journal
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By germanifa01 - May 19th, 2009, 2:06, Category: General



RI to receive $1.8M for environmental cleanup
CNBC, Englewood Cliffs
Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse announced Monday that the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management and the city of Woonsocket will receive a total of $1.2 million for the cleanup. East Providence, Glocester, and Pawtucket will receive ...
RI to get federal environmental cleanup money Providence Journal
all 6 news articles
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CNBC

Report Weighs Fallout of Canada's Oil Sands
New York Times, United States
By JAD MOUAWAD In the tense debate between energy security and environmental sustainability, Canada's vast oil sand reserves hold a special place. Eamon Mac Mahon/Associated Press A view of an oil sands pit, a controversial source of energy, ...
IHS study sees oil sands move from the "fringe to center" of ... PennEnergy
Oil sands crucial to energy mix: Imperial CEO Calgary Herald
Oil sands out! put coul d rise to 6.3-million barrels a day: US report Calgary Herald
all 30 news articles
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Ve! rizon recognized for environmental efforts
Mother Nature Network, GA
The company installed software that allows computers and monitors to be powered off remotely. A Verizon facility in New York uses fuel cells to help offset its power usage. Verizon has also recently received recognition from the Environmental Defense ...
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The Southern Ledger

EPA urged to act on climate, not wait for Congress
The Associated Press
(AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency should not wait for Congress before taking steps to control the gases blamed for global warming, supporters of federal ! greenhouse-gas regulation said Monday. The EPA hearing is the first of two public forums ...
EPA Climate Hearing in Seattle The Daily Score
900+ Page Cap and Trade Energy Bill Helicopter Association International
all 220 news articles
Read More....


Environmental Edge for Concrete Rail Ties Over Wooden Ones
New York Times, United States
An Australian study in the journal Environmental Science and Technology has found that, over 100 years, the carbon dioxide cost of concrete ties is lower than that of wooden ties. Robert H. Crawford of the University of! Melbourne took into account the ...
Read More....


Los Angeles Times

Obama to link auto emissions and mileage standards
The Associated Press
White House spokesman Robert Gibbs would not release details of the announcement on Monday, although he said the administration has been working with states, businesses and environmental groups on a deal. California, 13 other states and the District of ...
Obama to adopt California's landmark standard on auto emissions San Jose Mercury News
Obama to Set New Vehicle Rules, First Carbon Limit Bloomberg
Obama to announce new car fuel standards Washington Times
Politico - Washington Post
all 609 news articles
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Capital News 9

Dredging of Pollutants Begins in Hudson
New York Times, United States
“Today, the healing of the Hudson begins,” George Pavlou, the Environmental Protection Agency's acting regional administrator, said under bright skies in a riverbank ceremony here as feder! al, state and local officials, GE representatives and ...
Hudson River dredging Albany Times Union
A River (Slowly) Reclaimed New York Times Blogs
Target: River toxins Monroenews.com
WTEN - Greenville News
all 206 news articles
Read More....


Phones Review

Wal-Mart wins WMC environmental award
Bizjournals.com,&nb! sp;NC
Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce named Wal-Mart Stores Inc. a first-place winner in the organization's 2009 Business Friend of the Environment Award for pollution reduction, energy efficiency and reducing its solid waste. ...
Judge tosses Yucca Valley Wal-Mart environmental review Press-Enterprise
Clovis weighs Wal-Mart Supercenter Fresno Bee
Environmental News Network -- Know Your Environment Environmental News Network (press release)
all 149 news articles
Read More....


The Associated Press

Complaints from left and right as House climate markup nears
New York Times, United States
By DARREN SAMUELSOHN, Greenwire The House Energy and Commerce Committee begins debate this af! ternoon on a major global warming and energy bill (pdf) amid p! rotests from Republicans, the petroleum industry and far-left environmental groups. ...
Waxman-Markey Climate Agreement Opens Door for Action on Carbon Cap HotIndieNews.com
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