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June 14th, 2009

By germanifa01 - June 14th, 2009, 17:03, Category: General



In Chicago high school: Class attendance or numbers game?
Chicago Tribune, United States
Attendance records obtained by the Tribune show that a handful of chronically truant students at Bowen Environmental Studies Team High School on the South Side were rarely marked absent. Instead they were listed as being on "school function" -- such as ...
Dropouts on attendance books at Chicago school Chicago Tribune
all 11 news articles
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BBC News

China environmental watchdog halts dam projects
AFP
BEIJING (AFP) — China's environmental watchdog has halted the construction of two dams on the Yangtze river, putting in jeopardy a 29 billion dollar plan to harness the waterway, state press said. The Ministry of En! vironmental Protection shelved the ...
China stops 2 hydropower dams; cites environment The Associated Press
Environment fears halt China dams BBC News
Yangtze River dams in question in China! United Press International
Xinhua - International Water Power and Dam Construction
all 134 news articles
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MRDP to tap information in environmental protection
Business Mirror, Philippines
A CORE of advocates had been formed to further boost the environmental consciousness in Mindanao rural communities. The Mindanao Rural Development Program (MRDP) recently organized its core of advocates in six areas in the first year of implementation ...
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Dunes picnic helps raise environmental awareness
Gary Post Tribune, IN
Kathleen Zelkowitz and her husband are involved in environmental issues, Kathleen Zelkowitz said. The fact that the learning center combines teaching children and caring for the environment bodes well for! the future, she said. ...
Read More....


Bond question splits environmental groups
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
By Adrienne Lu New Jersey environmental advocates are fighting bitterly over a surprising issue: whether ! the state should borrow $600 million to preserve open space, farmland, ! and historic sites over the next three years. An alliance of more than 100 ...
Read More....


SAN FRANCISCO Luke Cole, environmental justice advocate
CharlotteObserver.com, NC
In 1989, Cole cofounded the San Francisco-based center ! that helped create the environmental justice movement, which sought to blend environmentalism with civil rights. Cole and the center were involved in significant cases around the country, ...
Luke Cole | Legal advocate, 46 Philadelphia Inquirer
all 2 news articles
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Moran Environmental acquires SC company
Bizjournals.com, NC
Moran acquired Environmental Projects Group Inc., which is based in Charleston, SC EPG specializes in site remediation and emergency response services, and the deal will broaden the range of services Moran offers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. ...
Read More....


Environment News Service

EPA secrecy on coal-ash list worries! lawmakers
Louisville Courier-Journal, KY
By James Bruggers • jbruggers@courier-journal.com • June 13, 2009 The Environmental Protection Agency has identified 44 "high hazard" coal-ash piles across the country but is not letting the public know where they are. That's prompted calls by US Rep. ...
EPA Must Withhold Locations of 'High Hazard' Coal Ash Sites Environment News Service
EPA: 44 Coal-Ash Sites Pose Hazard;Sen Boxer Seeks Disclosure NASDAQ
Sen. Boxer Pushes EPA to Reveal 'High Hazard' Coal Ash Sites New York Times
Chattanooga Times Free Press!  - The Tennessean
all 262 news articles
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By germanifa01 - June 14th, 2009, 15:59, Category: General



SAN FRANCISCO Luke Cole, environmental justice advocate
CharlotteObserver.com, NC
In 1989, Cole cofounded the San Francisco-based center that helped create the environmental justice movement, which sought to blend environmentalism with civil rights. Cole and the center were involved in significant cases around the country, ...
Luke Cole | Legal advocate, 46 Philadelphia Inquirer
all 2 news articles
Read More....


Moran Environmental acquires SC company
Bizjournals.com, NC
Moran acquired Environmental Projects Group Inc., which is based in Charleston, SC EPG specializes in site remediation and emergency response services, and the deal will broaden the range of services Moran offers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. ...
Read More....


Environment News Service

EPA secrecy on coal-ash list worries lawmakers
Louisville Courier-Journal, KY
By James Bruggers • jbruggers@courier-journal.com • June 13, 2009 The Environmental Protection Agency has identified! 44 "high hazard" coal-ash piles across the country but is no! t letting the public know where they are. That's prompted calls by US Rep. ...
EPA Must Withhold Locations of 'High Hazard' Coal Ash Sites Environment News Service
EPA: 44 Coal-Ash Sites Pose Hazard;Sen Boxer Seeks Disclosure NASDAQ
Sen. Boxer Pushes EPA to Reveal 'High Hazard' Coal Ash Sites New York Times
Chattanooga Times Free Press - The Tennesseanall 262 news articles
Read More....


Bond question splits environmental groups
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
By Adrienne Lu New Jersey environmental advocates are fighting bitterly over a surprising issue: whether the state should borrow $600 million to preserve open space, farmland, and historic sites over the next three years. An alliance of more than 100 ...
Read More....


Greentech Media

Duke Energy reaches Save-A-Watt settlement
Bizjournals.com, NC
Consumer and environmental advocates have reached a settlement with Duke Energy Carolinas on its Save-A-Watt program. The agreement, which must still be approved by state regulators, increases targets for energy conservation and caps Duke's potential ...
Less for more: utilities seek money for less power The Associated Press
Duke, environmentalists agree on conservation plan CharlotteObserver.com
Duke way ahead on greenhouse reductions News & Observer
BusinessWeek - CleanTech Brief
all 111 news articles
Read More....


In Chicago high school: Class attendance or numbers game?
Chicago Tribune, United States
Attendance records obtained by the Tribune show that a handful of chronically truant students at Bowen Environmental Studies Team High School on the South Side were rarely marked absent. Instead they were listed as being on "school function" -- such as ...
Dropouts on attendance books at Chicago school Chicago Tribune
all 10 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - June 14th, 2009, 14:01, Category: General



Environment News Service

EPA secrecy on coal-ash list worries lawmakers
Louisville Courier-Journal, KY
By James Bruggers • jbruggers@courier-journal.com • June 13, 2009 The Environmental Protection Agency has identified 44 "high hazard" coal-ash piles across the country but is not letting the public know where they are. That's prompted calls by US Rep. ...
EPA Must Withhold Locations of 'High Hazard' Coal Ash Sites Environment News Service
EPA: 44 Coal-Ash Sites Pose Hazard;Sen Boxer Seeks Disclosure NASDAQ
Sen. Boxer Pushes EPA to Reveal 'High Hazard' Coal Ash Sites New York Times
Chattanooga Times ! Free Press - The Tennessean
all 262 news articles
Read More....


Bond question splits environmental groups
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
By Adrienne Lu New Jersey environmental advocates are fighting bitterly over a surprising issue: whether the state should borrow $600 million to preserve open space, farmland, and historic sites over the next three years. An alliance of more than 100 ...
Read More....


Dunes picnic helps raise environmental awareness
Gary Post Tribune, IN
Kathleen Zelkowitz and her husband are involved in environmental issues, Kathleen Zelkowitz said. The fact that the learning center combines teaching children and caring for the environment bodes well for the future, she said. ...
Read More....


Korea Times

China, Japan, ROK agree to enhance co-op in environmental protection
Xinhua, China
BEIJING, June 14 (Xinhua) -- The environment ministers of China, Japan and the Republic of Korea (ROK) agreed in Beijing Sunday to step up public awareness campaigns on environmental protection. At the 11th Tripartite Environment Ministers Meeting of ...

Ministers Focus Low-Carbon, Green Growth Korea Times
Interview: Prospect broad for energy, environment cooperation ... People's Daily Online
all 5 news articles
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Moran Environmental acquires SC company
Bizjournals.com, NC
Moran acquired Environmental Projects Group Inc., w! hich is based in Charleston, SC EPG specializes in site remediation and emergency response services, and the deal will broaden the range of services Moran offers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. ...
Read More....


In Chicago high school: Class attendance or numbers game?
Chicago Tribune, United States
Attendance records obtained by the Tribune show that a handful of chronically truant students at Bowen Environmental Studies Team High School on the South Side were rarely marked absent. Instead they were listed as being on "school function" -- such as ...
Dropouts on attendance books at Chicago school Chicago Tribune
all 10 news articles
Read More....


Greentech Media

Duke Energy reaches Save-A-Watt settlement
Bizjournals.com, NC
Consumer and environmental advocates have reached a settlement with Duke Energy Carolinas on its Save-A-Watt program. The agreement, which must still be approved by state regulators, increases targets for energy conservation and caps Duke's potential ...
Less for more: utilities seek money for less power The Associated Press
Duke, environmentalists agree on conservation plan CharlotteObserver.com
Duke way ahead on greenhouse reductions News & Observer
BusinessWeek - CleanTech Brief
! all 111 news articles
Read More....


SAN FRANCISCO Luke Cole, environmental justice advocate
CharlotteObserver.com, NC
In 1989, Cole cofounded the San Francisco-based center that helped create the environmental justice movement, which sought to blend environmentalism with civil rights. Cole and the center were involved in significant cases around the country, ...
Luke Cole | Legal advocate, 46 Philadelphia Inquirer
all 2 news articles
Read ! More....

By germanifa01 - June 14th, 2009, 13:49, Category: General



Moran Environmental acquires SC company
Bizjournals.com, NC
Moran acquired Environmental Projects Group Inc., which is based in Charleston, SC EPG specializes in site remediation and emergency response services, and the deal will broaden the range of services Moran offers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - June 14th, 2009, 11:02, Category: General



SAN FRANCISCO Luke Cole, environmental justice advocate
CharlotteObserver.com, NC
In 1989, Cole cofounded the San Francisco-based center that helped create the environmental justice movement, which sought to blend environmentalism with civil rights. Cole and the center were involved in significant cases around the country, ...
Luke Cole | Legal advocate, 46 Philadelphia Inquirer
all 2 news articles
Read More....


BBC News

China environmental watchdog halts dam projects
AFP
BEIJING (AFP) — China's environmental watchdog has halted the construction of two dams on the Yangtze river, putting in jeopardy a 29 billion dollar plan to harness the waterway, state press said. The Ministry of Environmental Protection shelved the ...
! China stops 2 hydropower dams; cites environment The Associated Press
Environment fears halt China dams BBC News
Yangtze River dams in question in China United Press International
Xinhua - International Water Power and Dam Construction
all 134 news articles
Read More....


Bond question splits environmental groups
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
By Adrienne Lu New Jersey environmental advocates are fighting bitterly over a surprising issue: whether the state should borrow $600 million to preserve open space, farmland, and historic sites over the next three years. An alliance of more than 100 ...
Read More....


Bowen Environmental Studies Team High School keeps dropouts on ...
Chicago Tribune, United States
Attendance records obtained by the Tribune show that a handful of chronically truant students at Bowen Environmental Studies Team High School on the South Side were rarely marked absent. Instead they were listed as being on "school function&quo! t; -- such as ...
Dropouts on attendance books at Chicago school Chicago Tribune
all 9 news articles
Read More....


Moran Environmental acquires SC company
Bizjournals.com, NC
Moran acquired Environmental Projects Group Inc., which is based in Charleston, SC EPG specializes in site remediation and emergency response services, and the deal will broaden the range of services Moran offers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. ...
Read More....


Arts | Westchester Clearwater Sings Out for Hudson and Seeger
New York Times, United States
Produced by the environmental organization Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, the two-day festival opens on June 20 in Croton Point Park, in Croton-on-Hudson, where it has been held for the past decade. Musicians playing on the three main stages will ...
Clear sailing for sloop Poughkeepsie Journal
Hudson River: Celebration, but commitment is vital Lower Hudson Journal news
all 4 news articles
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Dunes picnic helps raise environmental awareness
Gary Post Tribune, IN
Kathleen Zelkowitz and her husband are involved in environmental issues, Kathleen Zelkowitz said. The fact that the learning center combines teaching children and caring for the environment bodes well for the future, she said. ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - June 14th, 2009, 7:02, Category: General



Moran Environmental acquires SC company
Bizjournals.com, NC
Moran acquired Environmental Projects Group Inc., which is based in Charleston, SC EPG specializes in site remediation and emergency response services, and the deal will broaden the range of services Moran offers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. ...
Read More....


Environment News Service

EPA secrecy on coal-ash list worries lawmakers
Louisville Courier-Journal, KY
By James Bruggers • jbruggers@courier-journal.com • June 13, 2009 The Environmental Protection Agency has identified 44 "high hazard" coal-ash piles across the country but is not letting the public know where they are. That's prompted calls by US Rep. ...
Federal fight erupts over coal ash threat Chattanooga Times Free Press
EPA Must Withhold Locations of 'High Hazard' Coal Ash Sites Environment News Service
EPA: 44 Coal-Ash Sites Pose Hazard;Sen Boxer Seeks Disclosure NASDAQ
New York Times - The Tennessean
all 262 news articles
Read More....


SAN FRANCISCO Luke Cole, environmental justice advocate
CharlotteObserver.com, NC
In 1989, Cole cofounded the San Francisco-based center that helped create the environmental justice movement, which sought to blend environmentalism with civil rights. Cole and the center were involved in significant cases around the country, ...
Luke Cole | Legal advocate, 46 Philade! lphia Inquirer
all 2 news articles
Read More....


Carroll schools recognized for environmental work
Carroll County Times, MD
By Ma! ry Scott, Landmark News Service According to Steve Heacock, coordinator of the Carroll County Outdoor School, there have been rumblings at the federal and state levels about adding an emphasis in environmental education. Carroll County is ahead of ...
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Bowen ! Environmental Studies Team High School keeps dropouts on ...!
Chicago Tribune, United States
Attendance records obtained by the Tribune show that a handful of chronically truant students at Bowen Environmental Studies Team High School on the South Side were rarely marked absent. Instead they were listed as being on "school function" -- such as ...
Read More....


BBC News

China environmental watchdog halts dam projects
AFP
BEIJING (AFP) — China's environmental watchdog has halted the construction of two dams on the Yangtze river, putting in jeopardy a 29 billion dollar plan to harness the waterway, state press said. The Ministry of Environmental! Protection shelved the ...
China stops 2 hydropower dams; cites environment The Associated Press
Environment fears halt China dams BBC News
Yangtze River dams in question in China United Press International
Xinhua - International Water Power and Dam Construction
all 134 news articles
Read More....


Arts | Westchester Clearwater Sings Out for Hudson and Seeger
New York Times, United States
Produced by the environmental organization Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, the two-day festival opens on June 20 in Croton Point Park, in Croton-on-Hudson, where it has been held for the past decade. Musicians playing on the three main stages will ...
Read More....


ABC News

Oops! Georgia Family Distr! aught After Contractor Destroys Wrong House
ABC News
based Southern Environmental Services that the crew that actually did the demolition had picked Byrd's house to destroy based on GPS coordinates. But Forestar Chief Financial Officer Chris Nines told ABCNews.com that his company gave Southern ...
Video: Contractor Knocks Down Wrong House The Associated Press
Carrollton house set for demolition still standing Atlanta Journal Constitution
How Was The Wrong House Torn Down? WXIA-TV
Times-Georgian - Slashdot
all 57 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - June 14th, 2009, 4:02, Category: General



Arts | Westchester Clearwater Sings Out for Hudson and Seeger
New York Times, United States
Produced by the environmental organization Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, the two-day festival opens on June 20 in Croton Point Park, in Croton-on-Hudson, where it has been held for the past decade. Musicians playing on the three main stages will ...
Read More....


BBC News

China environmental watchdog halts dam projects
AFP
BEIJING (AFP) — China's environmental watchdog has halted the construction of two dams on the Yangtze river, putting in jeopardy a 29 billion dollar plan to harness the waterway, state press said. The Ministry of Environmental Protection shelved the ...
China stops 2 hydropower dams; cites environment The Associated Press
Environment fears halt China dams BBC News
Yangtze River dams in question in China United Press International
Xinhua - Internat! ional Water Power and Dam Construction
all 134 news articles
Read More....


Moran Environmental acquires SC company
Bizjournals.com, NC
Moran acquired Environmental Projects Group Inc., which is based in Charleston, SC EPG specializes in site remediation and emergency response services, and the deal will broaden the range of services Moran offers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - June 14th, 2009, 2:03, Category: General



Bowen Environmental Studies Team High School keeps dropouts on ...
Chicago Tribune, United States
Attendance records obtained by the Tribune show that a handful of chronically truant students at Bowen Environmental Studies Team High School on the South Side were rarely marked absent. Instead they were listed as being on "school function" -- such as ...
Read More....


BBC News

China environmental watchdog halts dam projects
AFP
BEIJING (AFP) — China's environmental watchdog has halted the construction of two dams on the Yangtze river, putting in jeopardy a 29 billion dollar plan to harness the waterway, state press said. The Ministry of Environmental Protection shelved the ...
China stops 2 hydropower dams; cites environment The Associated Press
Environment fears halt China dams BBC News
Yangtze River dams in question in China United Press International
Xinhua - International Water Power and Dam Construction
all 134 news articles
Read More....


ABC News

Oops! Georgia Family Distraught After Contractor Destroys Wrong House
ABC News
based Southern Environmental Services that the crew that actually did the demolition had picked Byrd's house to destroy based on GPS coordinates. But Forestar Chief Financial Officer Chris Nines told ABCNews.com that his company gave Southern ...
Carrollton house set for demolition still standing Atlanta Journal Constitution
How Was The Wrong House Torn Down? WXIA-TV
Local contractor sent to demolish house, but it's the wrong one Times-Georgian
Slashdot - FOXNews
all 57 news articles
Read More....


Greentech Media

Duke Energy reaches Save-A-Watt settlement
Bizjournals.com, NC
Consumer and environmental advocates have reached a settlement with Duke Energy Carolinas on its Save-A-Watt program. The agreement, which must still be approved by state regulators, increases targets for energy conservation and caps Duke's potential ...
Less for more: utilities seek money for less power The Associated Press
Duke, environmentalists agree on conservation plan CharlotteObserver.com
Duke way ahead on greenhouse reductions News & Observer
BusinessWeek - Greentech Media
all 111 news articles
Read More....


Arts | Westchester Clearwater Sings Out for Hudson and S! eeger
New York Times, Uni! ted States
Produced by the environmental organization Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, the two-day festival opens on June 20 in Croton Point Park, in Croton-on-Hudson, where it has been held for the past decade. Musicians playing on the three main stages will ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - June 14th, 2009, 0:02, Category: General



Bowen Environmental Studies Team High School keeps dropouts on ...
Chicago Tribune, United States
Attendance records obtained by the Tribune show that a handful of chronically truant students at Bowen Environmental Studies Team High School on the South Side were rarely marked absent. Instead they were listed as being on "school function" -- such as ...
Read More....


Los Angeles Times

Luke Cole, environmental justice lawyer, dies
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
In 1989, Cole co-founded the San Francisco-based center that helped create the environmental justice movement, which sought to blend environmentalism with civil rights. Among his causes, Cole filed suit in 1993 on behalf of Spanish-speaking residents ...
Luke Cole dies at 46; leading practitioner of environmental law Los Angeles Times
Environmental rights lawyer dies in crash Fresno Bee
Environmental lawyer dies in Africa Fresno Business Journal
Law.com - Pan North America
all 37 news articles
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! Arts | Westchester Clearwater Sings Out for Hudson and Seeger
New York Times, United States
Produced by the environmental organization Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, the two-day festival opens on June 20 in Croton Point Park, in Croton-on-Hudson, where it has been held for the past decade. Musicians playing on the three main stages will ...
Read More....