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May 30th, 2009

By germanifa01 - May 30th, 2009, 15:04, Category: General



Environmental Foundation Expires, as It Always Wanted
New York Times, United States
On Friday, the Beldon Fund will close its doors, having spent about $120 million over a decade strengthening environmental organizations in five states — Florida, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina and Wisconsin — and increasing awareness of the ...
Sharing the Lessons of a Foundation Spend-Out OnPhilanthropy.com
all 3 news articles
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AFP

China Plans Environmental Rules for Companies Investing Overseas
Wall Street Journal
Perhaps mindful of the environmental toll taken by its booming, export-led economic growth over the last 30 years, China is now working on a set of green guidelines for Chinese companies involve! d in projects overseas. Associated Press The Ministry of ...
China drafts environment rules for outbound investment-report Reuters
Mandatory environmental measures to roll out for Chinese companies ... Xinhua
Green rules ey! e Chines e firms abroad China Daily
AFP
all 27 news articles
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The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

Morristown GOP Councilwoman Alison Deeb praises Mayor Cresitello's ...
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
Alison differs with town environmental commissioner Sa! mantha R othman, who has expressed some misgivings about the Mayor's environmental claims in his current primary race against challenger Tim Dougherty. Alison's statement is below: I have been on the ...
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Westar gets third rate hike this year
Kansas City Star,&nbs! p;MO
The increase will pay for environmental upgrades to the company's fossil-fuel-powered plants. Customers in Westar's northern division, formerly the KPL power system, will see an increase of about $2.95 -- or 4.6 percent -- in their bills. ...
Westar Energy gets $32M tariff increase Bizjournals.com
Kansas Corporation Commission Approves Update to Environmental ... SYS-CON Media (! press release)
Westar Energy rates to rise again, a bit Hutchinson News
WIBW - Forbes
all 37 news articles
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WIVB

NY firm charged with fake asbestos removal reports
Newsday, NY
By JOHN KEKIS | AP Writer SYRACUSE, NY - An environmental lab was indicted Friday on charges it gave contractors fake test results to cover up shoddy asbestos removal projects in local homes, colleges, and businesses. A 16-count indictment from a ...
Indictment accuses Syracuse lab of faking asbestos results The Post-Standard - Syracuse.com
Syracuse lab indicted for faking asbestos reports of SU properties SU The Daily Orange (subscription)
NY asbestos monitoring company indicted Fox44 News
The Post-Sta! ndard - Syracuse.com
all 11 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 30th, 2009, 14:04, Category: General



News14.com

Environmental groups sue to save turtles
United Press International
SAN FRANCISCO, May 29 (UPI) -- The world's oldest sea turtles -- leatherbacks and loggerheads -- will become extinct unless US agencies do more to protect them, a lawsuit says. To save the turtles, the Obama administration must alter the policies set ...
Lawsuit filed to reclassify Florida's loggerhead sea turtles as ... Orlando Sentinel
all 66 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 30th, 2009, 10:04, Category: General



Environmental Foundation Expires, as It Always Wanted
New York Times, United States
On Friday, the Beldon Fund will close its doors, having spent about $120 million over a decade strengthening environmental organizations in five states — Florida, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina and Wisconsin — and increasing awareness of the ...
Sharing the Lessons of a Foundation Spend-Out OnPhilanthropy.com
all 3 news articles
Read More....


AFP

China Plans Environmental Rules for Companies Investing Overseas
Wall Street Journal
Perhaps mindful of the environmental toll taken by its booming, export-led economic growth over the last 30 years, China is now working on a set of green guidelines for Chinese companies involve! d in projects overseas. Associated Press The Ministry of ...
China drafts environment rules for outbound investment-report Reuters
Mandatory environmental measures to roll out for Chinese companies ... Xinhua
Green rules ey! e Chines e firms abroad China Daily
AFP
all 27 news articles
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Alaska Village, Environmental Grps Ask Court To Toss Oil Leases
Wall Street Journal
SAN FRANCISCO (Dow Jones)--Environmental groups and native Alaskan villagers asked an appeals court Thursday to throw out offshore Arctic oil and gas leases planned by the Bush administration as part of the five-year leasing plan the court struck down ...
Groups, Alaskan village ask court to reject appeal! on offs hore leases SmartBrief
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Westar Energy gets $32M tariff increase
Bizjournals.com, NC
The update to the Environmental Cost Recovery Rider tariff will go into effect Monday, meaning $25 million from Westar's northern territory, or a $2.95 monthly increase for the average residential customer there, and $7.4 million from the southern ...
Kansas Corporation Commission Approves Update to Environmental ... SYS-CON Media (press release)
Westar Energy rates to rise again, a bit Hutchinson News
Westar gets third rate hike this year The Wichita Eagle

WIBW - Forbes
all 35 news articles
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WIVB

NY firm charged with fake asbestos removal reports
Newsday, NY
By JOHN KEKIS | AP Writer SYRACUSE, NY - An environmental lab was indicted Friday on charges it gave contractors fake test results to cover up shoddy asbestos removal projects in local homes, colleges, and businesses. A 16-count indictment from a ...
Indictment accuses Syracuse lab of faking asbestos results The Post-Standard - Syracuse.com
Syracuse lab indicted for faking asbestos reports of SU properties SU The Daily Orange (subscription)
NY asbestos monitoring company indicted Fox44 News
The Pos t-Standard - Syracuse.com
all 10 news articles
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World News

Environmental Toxins & Liver Disease: A Link?
WebMD
By Kathleen Doheny May 29, 2009 -- Low-level exposures to environmental toxins may partially explain the increasing problem of liver disease in US adults, says a Kentucky researcher. "Liver disease is a rapidly growing problem for the US population," ...
Environmental Pollution Up Risk Of Liver Disease: Study Bernama
Environmental Pollution Increases Risk Of Liver Disease, Study Finds Science Daily (press release)
Pollution may contribute to rise in liver disease Reuters
MedPage Today
all 34 news articles
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The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

Morristown environmental commissioner sees red over Mayor ...
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
Samantha Rothman, a member of Morristown's environmental commission, takes exception to a campaign mailing from Mayor Donald Cresitello, who faces a challenge in next Tuesday's Democratic primary from Tim Dou! gherty. Samantha claims the Mayor skips the ...
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News14.com

Environmental groups sue to save turtles
United Press International
SAN FRANCISCO, May 29 (UPI) -- The world's oldest sea turtles -- leatherbacks and loggerheads -- will become extinct unless US agencies do more to protect them, a lawsuit says. To save the turtles, the Obama administration must alter the policies set ...
Lawsuit filed to reclassify Florida's loggerhead sea turtles as ... Orlando Sentinel
all 66 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 30th, 2009, 9:07, Category: General



Westar Energy gets $32M tariff increase
Bizjournals.com, NC
The update to the Environmental Cost Recovery Rider tariff will go into effect Monday, meaning $25 million from Westar's northern territory, or a $2.95 monthly increase for the average residential customer there, and $7.4 million from the southern ...
Kansas Corporation Commission Approves Update to Environmental ... SYS-CON Media (press release)
Westar Energy rates to rise again, a bit Hutchinson News
Westar gets third rate hike this year The Wichita Eagle
WIBW - Forbes
all 35 news articles
Read More....


The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

Morristown environmental commissioner sees red over Mayor ...
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
Samantha Rothman, a member of Morristown's environmental commission, takes exception to a campaign ! mailing from Mayor Donald Cresitello, who faces a challenge in next Tuesday's Democratic primary from Tim Dougherty. Samantha claims the Mayor skips the ...
Read More....


News14.com

Environmental groups sue to save turtles
United Press International
SAN FRANCISCO, May 29 (UPI) -- The world's oldest sea turtles -- leatherbacks and loggerheads -- will become extinct unless US agencies do more to protect them, a lawsuit says. To save the turtles, the Obama administration must alter the policies set ...
Lawsuit filed to reclassify Florida's loggerhead sea turtles as ... Orlando Sentinel
all 66 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 30th, 2009, 5:04, Category: General



AFP

China Plans Environmental Rules for Companies Investing Overseas
Wall Street Journal
Perhaps mindful of the environmental toll taken by its booming, export-led economic growth over the last 30 years, China is now working on a set of green guidelines for Chinese companies involved in projects overseas. Associated Press The Ministry of ...
China drafts environment rules for outbound investment-report Reuters
Mandatory environmental measures to roll out for Chinese companies ... Xinhua
Green rules eye Chinese firms abroad China Daily
AFP
all 26 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 30th, 2009, 4:04, Category: General



The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

Morristown environmental commissioner sees red over Mayor ...
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
Samantha Rothman, a member of Morristown's environmental commission, takes exception to a campaign mailing from Mayor Donald Cresitello, who faces a challenge in next Tuesday's Democratic primary from Tim Dougherty. Samantha claims the Mayor skips the ...
Read More....


AFP

China Plans Environmental Rules for Companies Investing Overseas
Wall Street Journal
Perhaps mindful of the environmental toll taken by its booming, export-led economic growth over the last 30 years, China is now worki! ng on a set of green guidelines for Chinese companies involved in projects overseas. Associated Press The Ministry of ...
China drafts environment rules for outbound investment-report Reuters
Mandatory environmental measures to roll out for Chinese companies ... Xinhua
Green rules eye Chinese firms abroad China Daily
AFP
all 26 news articles
Read More....


Canada.com

Environmental Toxins & Liver Disease: A Link?
WebMD

By Kat! hleen Do heny May 29, 2009 -- Low-level exposures to environmental toxins may partially explain the increasing problem of liver disease in US adults, says a Kentucky researcher. "Liver disease is a rapidly growing problem for the US population," ...
Environmental Pollution Increases Risk Of Liver Disease, Study Finds Science Daily (press release)
Pollution may contribute to rise in liver disease Reuters!
DDW: Pollution May Explain Some Liver Disease in the US MedPage Today
all 20 news articles
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Environmental Foundation Expires, as It Always Wanted
New York Times, United States
On Friday, the Beldon Fund will close its doors, having spent about $120 million over a decade strengthening environmental organizations in five states — Florida, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina and Wisconsin — and increasing awareness of the ...
Sharing the Lessons of a Foundation Spend-Out OnPhilanthropy.com
all 3 news articles
Read More....


WI! VB

NY firm charged with fake asbestos removal reports
Newsday, NY
By JOHN KEKIS | AP Writer SYRACUSE, NY - An environmental lab was indicted Friday on charges it gave contractors fake test results to cover up shoddy asbestos removal projects in local homes, colleges, and businesses. A 16-count indictment from a ...
Feds: Lab altered asbestos test results for years NewsChannel 9 WSYR
Indictment accuses Syracuse lab of faking asbestos results The Post-Standard - Syracuse.com
Syracuse lab indicted for faking asbestos reports of SU properties SU The D! aily Orange (subscription)
Fox44 News - NewsChannel 9 WSYR
all 11 news articles
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Alaska Village, Environmental Grps Ask Court To Toss Oil Leases
Wall Street Journal
SAN FRANCISCO (Dow Jones)--Environmental groups and native Alaskan villagers asked an appeals court Thursday to throw out offshore Arctic oil and gas leases planned by the Bush administration as part of the five-year leasing plan the court struck down ...
Groups, Alaskan village ask court to reject appeal on offshore leases SmartBrief
all 3 news articles
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New York Times

Coming Soon: A New Eco-Label for TVs
New York Times, United States
By Kevin Ferguson Consumers shopping for a new television may soon have another criterion to consider beyond price, screen size and picture quality: the set's environmental impact. A consortium that inc! ludes retailers like Best Buy and Wal-Mart and ...
EPEAT rating to rank TVs' eco-features CNET News

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By germanifa01 - May 30th, 2009, 3:04, Category: General



News14.com

Environmental groups sue to save turtles
United Press International
SAN FRANCISCO, May 29 (UPI) -- The world's oldest sea turtles -- leatherbacks and loggerheads -- will become extinct unless US agencies do more to protect them, a lawsuit says. To save the turtles, the Obama administration must alter the policies set ...
Lawsuit filed to reclassify Florida's loggerhead sea turtles as ... Orlando Sentinel
all 62 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 30th, 2009, 2:14, Category: General



The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

Morristown environmental commissioner sees red over Mayor ...
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
Samantha Rothman, a member of Morristown's environmental commission, takes exception to a campaign mailing from Mayor Donald Cresitello, who faces a challenge in next Tuesday's Democratic primary from Tim Dougherty. Samantha claims the Mayor skips the ...
Read More....


Washington Post

Gee steps down from Massey board
Bizjournals.com, NC
Gee, who will leave the board July 1, has been criticized by environmental groups and some students for his service as a director of the Richmond, Va.-based coal mining company, which c! ritics have assailed for what they say are anti-environmental ...
Gee to Leave Massey Energy Board of Directors WVNS
BREAKING NEWS: Gee resigns from Massey Energy board of directors OSU - The Lantern
Gee resigns from coal company's board Columbus Dispatch
The Associated Press - Washington Examiner
all 176 news articles
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Groups threaten to sue over Sparrows Point cleanup
Baltimore Sun, United States
By Timothy B. Wheeler | Baltimore Sun reporter A pair of environmental groups is threatening to sue state and federal environmental agencies as well as the present and former owners of the Sparrows Point steel mill ! complex, accusing them of failing to ...
MDE: State looking to rework Sparrows Point decree Examiner.com

Groups seek Sparrows Point cleanup American Metal Market
SPARROWS POINT, Md. (AP) - WMDT
Maryland Gazette - Southern Maryland Online
all 35 news articles
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AFP

China Plans Environmental Rules for Companies Investing Overseas
Wall Street Journal
Perhaps mindful of the environmental toll taken by its booming, export-led economic growth over the last 30 years, China is now working on a set of green guidelines for Chinese companies involved in projects overseas. Associated Press The Ministry of ...
China drafts environment rules for outbound investment-report Reuters
Mandatory environmental measures to roll out for Chine! se compa nies ... Xinhua
Green rules eye Chinese firms abroad China Daily
AFP
all 26 news articles
Read More....


Westar Energy gets $32M tariff increase
Bizjournals.com, NC
The update to the Environmental Cost Recovery Rider tariff will go into effect Monday, meaning $25 million from Westar's northern territory, or a $2.95 monthly increase for the average residential customer there, and $7.4 million from the south! ern ...
Kansas Corporation Commission Approves Update to Environmental ... SYS-CON Media (press release)
Westar Rates Going Up KWCH
KCC Approves Rate Hike for Westar Energy WIBW
Forbes - The Wichita Eagle
all 31 news articles
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Alaska Village, Environmental Grps Ask Court To Toss Oil Leases
Wall Street Journal
SAN FRANCISCO (Dow Jones)--Environmental groups and native Alaskan villagers asked an appeals court Thursday to throw out offshore Arctic oil and gas leases planned by the Bush administration as part of the five-year leasing plan the court struck down ...
Groups, Alaskan village ask court to reject appeal on offshore leases SmartBrief
all 3 news articles
Read More....


News14.com

Environmental groups sue to save turtles
United Press International
SAN FRANCISCO, May 29 (UPI) -- The world's oldest sea turtles -- leatherbacks and loggerheads -- will become extinct unless US agencies do more to protect them, a lawsuit says. To save the turtles, the Obama administration must alter the policies set ...
Lawsuit filed to reclassify Florida's loggerhead sea turtles as ... Orlando Sentinel
all 62 news articles
Read More....


WIVB

NY firm charged with fake asbestos removal reports
Newsday, NY
By JOHN KEKIS | AP Writer SYRACUSE! , NY - An environmental lab was indicted Friday on charges it gave contractors fake test results to cover up shoddy asbestos removal projects in local homes, colleges, and businesses. A 16-count indictment from a ...
Indictment accuses Syracuse lab of faking asbestos results The Post-Standard - Syracuse.com
US Attorney: Asbestos lab altered test results for years ! NewsChannel 9 WSYR
Syracuse lab indicted for faking asbestos reports of SU properties SU The Daily Orange (subscription)
Fox44 News
all 11 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 30th, 2009, 0:06, Category: General



AFP

China Plans Environmental Rules for Companies Investing Overseas
Wall Street Journal
Perhaps mindful of the environmental toll taken by its booming, export-led economic growth over the last 30 years, China is now working on a set of green guidelines for Chinese companies involved in projects overseas. Associated Press The Ministry of ...
China drafts environment rules for outbound investment-report Reuters
Mandatory environmental measures to roll out for Chinese companies ... Xinhua
Green rules eye Chinese firms abroad China Daily
AFP
all 26 news articles
Read More....


The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

Morristown environmental commissioner sees red over Mayor ...
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
Samantha Rothman, a member of Morristown's environmental commission, takes exception to a campaign mailing from Mayor Donald Cresitello, who faces a challenge in next Tuesday's Democratic primary from Tim Dougherty. Samantha claims the Mayor skips the ...
Read More....


Alaska Village, Environmental Grps Ask Court To Toss Oil Leases
Wall Street Journal
SAN FRANCISCO (Dow Jones)--Environmental groups and native Alaskan villagers asked an appeals court Thursday to throw out offshore Arctic oil and gas leases planned by the Bush administration as part of the five-year leasing plan the court struck down ...
Groups, Alaskan village ask court to reject appeal on offshore leases SmartBrief
all 3 news articles
Read More....


Canada.com

Environmental Toxins & Liver Disease: A Link?
WebMD
By Kathleen Doheny May 29, 2009 -- Low-level exposures to environmental toxins may partially explain the increasing problem of liver disease in US adults, says a Kentucky researcher. "Liver disease is a rapidly growing problem for the US population," ...
Environmental Pollution Increases Risk Of Liver Disease, Study Finds Science Daily (press release)
Pollution may contribute to rise in liver disease Reuters
DDW: Pollution May Explain Some Liver Disease in the US MedPag! e Today
all 21 news articles
Read More....


Groups threaten to sue over Sparrows Point cleanup
Baltimore Sun, United States
By Timothy B. Wheeler | Baltimore Sun reporter A pair of environmental groups is threatening to sue state and federal environmental agencies as well as the present and former owners of the Sparrows Point steel mill complex, accusing them of failing to ...
MDE: State looking to rework Sparrows Point decree Examiner.com
Groups seek Sparrows Point cleanup American Metal Market
SPARROWS POINT, Md. (AP) - WMDT

all 14 news articles
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