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  1. EPA nudges up volume of renewable fuel in final requirements for 2014-2016 under RFSRead the original story

    9 min ago | Green Car Congress

    ... any reduction in the statutory amount will have a negative impact on our economy, our energy security, and the environment. " Today's rule is a severe blow to American consumers and the biofuels industry. To date, BIO member companies have invested ...


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    11 min ago | Religion News Service

    ... Monday (Nov. 30), warning the world was "at the limits of suicide." The pope, who wrote a major document on the environment last June, made the comment in an hour-long news conference aboard the plane returning him to Rome at the end of a six-day ...


  3. Setback For Dow's Duo HerbicideRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Chemical & Engineering News

    ... because of the approval of Enlist Duo, called the agency's move to withdraw the approval a huge victory for the environment and the future of food. The groups claim that the combination herbicide's effects on human health and endangered species have ...


  4. Paris Climate Conference: A Terrible Case of D j VuaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Breitbart.com

    ... for a new international climate change agenda was agreed at the UN summit in Bali today. The move was hailed by environment secretary, Hilary Benn, as "an historic breakthrough" (Bali 2007) 'Last year's talks in Cancun, Mexico, left open the most ...


  5. Philippe Wojazer/ReutersOf Climate Change and CaliphatesHow jihadist...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The Daily Beast

    ... with irrigation drained the lake's waters. Before anyone had ever heard of Boko Haram, a 2008 report by the UN Environment Program noted, "The changes in the lake have contributed to local lack of water, crop failures, livestock deaths, collapsed ...


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    25 min ago | KHGI

    Local Ag Groups React to EPA Action on Renewable Fuels Standard - KHGI-TV/KWNB-TV/KHGI-CD-Grand Island, Kearney, Hastings The Environmental Protection Agency has announced final volume requirements under the Renewable Fuel Standard program for 2014 through 2016 and while they are higher than originally proposed, local ag groups say it's a step backwards. "Today, America took a step backward in its long-standing mission of reducing our reliance on foreign oil, lowering fuel costs for American consumers and producing a cleaner burning biofuel that helps protect our environment," read a statement from Nebraska Farm Bureau President Steve Nelson.


  7. David Attenborough, Pope urge action at Paris climate talksRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | ABC News

    ... a deal on climate change, warning the situation was "borderline suicide". The Pope is a fierce defender of the environment, publishing a hard-hitting thesis on the topic this year and laying the blame for global warming squarely on humanity's ...


  8. Let's be a little greener this season, let's recycleRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Austin American-Statesman

    ... and New Year's Day according to the Environmental Protection Agency. That's a heavy burden we place on the environment. What can help reduce the weight? Recycling. To that point, it is inspiring to see City leaders encouraging everyone to do their ...


  9. France and India look to the sun to save the planetRead the original story

    42 min ago | Reuters

    ... to develop. But Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said solar would allow India to combine protecting the environment with growth, setting a positive tone that delegates said boded well for the negotiations ahead. "We want to bring solar energy ...


  10. NPR stations are collaborating more, and that's a good thingRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Columbia Journalism Review

    ... When the EPA levels were announced, NPR's Ari Shapiro, host of , talked on air with two reporters on NPR's environment and energy team - Mose Buchele at a Texas truck stop and Joe Wertz at an air-monitoring station in Oklahoma - about how the new ...


  11. Modi and Obama highlight climate splitRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    ... billion tonnes are already in the atmosphere," Sunita Narain, director general of India's Centre for Science and Environment, a non-government think tank tracking climate change talks, wrote in a blog from Paris. "The already industralized countries ...


  12. Emir attends Paris climate summitRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Peninsula

    ... effects. But he stressed that there was no contradiction between strong economic growth and protection of the environment. World leaders repeatedly vowed to forge an ambitious deal in honour of the 130 people killed in the attacks in Paris, claimed ...


  13. Obama: Climate pact an 'act of defiance' after Paris attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... that India will fulfill its climate responsibilities in full, declaring that "development and protection of the environment go hand in hand." In his meeting with Xi, Obama said nowhere had coordination with Beijing been more critical or fruitful ...


  14. Biophotonics Market by Application Expected to Worth 50.18 Billion USD by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SBWire

    ... increasing pollution and global warming are common issues faced by various nations, the use of biophotonics for environment monitoring is expected to grow in the coming years. The report covers key application areas of the biophotonics market, which ...


  15. Remembering Maurice Strong, who tried to solve global warming decades agoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MacLeans

    Maurice Strong, who died a few days ago at 86 , was a figure of endless intrigue around politics and business for decades, but never more so than in the early 1990s. As secretary general of the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, Strong was the driving force at that time behind the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro , which started what we now know has been an endlessly frustrating struggle to come to grips with global warming.


  16. The Latest: US House leader won't pay for climate dealRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Erie Times News

    ... every weekend, it is also football's responsibility to contribute to limit the impact of this activity on the environment," it said in a statement. The federation has published an electronic guide available to its 18,000 clubs stressing for instance ...


  17. World leaders gather to try to save Earth from overheatingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Erie Times News

    ... grasp... The eyes of the world are upon us and there are great hopes." Added the outgoing president, Peruvian Environment Minister Manuel Pulgar-Vidal: "We can show to the world that we can work together against climate change and against global ...


  18. The Latest: 6 nations call for a price to be put on carbon dioxide, to fight global warmingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lethbridge Herald

    ... on the stage, while other preferred to sit. Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto conversed with the French Environment Minister Segolene Royal, while Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe talked to Chilean President Michele Bachelet and Norwegian Prime ...


  19. Obama boasts of China's climate goals while Beijing chokes in smogRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hot Air

    ... has invested heavily in cleaning up our skies, lakes and rivers, resulting in a much cleaner, healthier environment than we were heading toward in the seventies and early eighties. The real culprits on this front are massively populated and largely ...


  20. Narendra Modi to Barack Obama at COP21: India will fulfil responsibilities on climateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | India.com

    ... expectations from it and its responsibilitiesThe country is working to take forward development and (protecting) environment together," Modi said at a joint press event with Obama. The Prime Minister also mentioned India's ambitious target of ...