Environment Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. On FOY's refinery, the ACT Greens have missed an opportunity to leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The RiotACT

    ... thought that a fossil fuel plant near residential areas was a straightforward no-fly zone for the party of the environment. But thus far, the Greens have only expressed "concerns" and backed the Labor-led government's call for an expert panel to ...

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  2. China Focus: China makes headway against water pollutionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... and poultry farming in the vicinity banned. China has said "no more" to economic growth at the price of the environment, but it takes time and hard work to reverse decades of damage. More than 70 percent of the water in seven major river valleys, ...

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  3. Muhtar Kent, Chairman and CEO of the Coca-Cola Company, Announced as...Read the original story

    Tuesday | CSRwire.com

    ... Company is focused on initiatives that reduce their environmental footprint, create a safe, inclusive work environment for their associates, and enhance the economic development of the communities where they operate. Together with their bottling ...

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  4. The EPA is still cleaning up brownfields. So that's something.Read the original story

    Tuesday | Grist Magazine

    ... shutter a 1,800-megawatt plant in five years. It's an encouraging trend in an otherwise dismal year for the environment. In January, the owners of the biggest coal plant in the West announced plans to shut it down later this year because it's just ...

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  5. What's This Supreme Court `Chevron Doctrine'?: QuickTake Q&ARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bloomberg

    ... question to test his knowledge of case law. Chevron is the foundation bolstering federal regulations on the environment, communications and other issues. Gorsuch is a vigorous critic of Chevron, and Democrats fear that if he joins the court, he'd ...

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  6. Groups say border wall could hurt wildlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ABC15.com

    ... said just as the rest of the country could rely on federal Clean Air and Water acts to protect them and the environment from harm, those same rules should apply in our nation's borderlands. He added that the border wall was not stopping illegal ...

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  7. Put Rainfall, Air Conditioning Back Into Trees, Scientists SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Voice of America

    International climate and environment agreements have a flaw which may jeopardize attempts to curb global warming quickly: they do not highlight the role trees play in creating rainfall and cooling the earth's surface, 22 scientists said on Tuesday. Traditionally, international agreements have focused on how trees affect carbon levels in the atmosphere - living trees absorb carbon dioxide and deforestation releases carbon.

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  8. States cannot regulate environment without EPA supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Hill

    Under the Trump administration's recently proposed budget, the Environmental Protection Agency is to play a supporting role to states and Native American tribes in their efforts to protect health and the environment. The primacy of states and the secondary role of the EPA would mark a fundamental shift in environmental regulation.

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  9. Cover crops coming into their ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Salinas Californian

    ... They are sometimes referred to as "green manure" because of the benefits they provide to the soil and to the environment. One of the country's major proponents of cover crops works in Salinas Valley. Eric Brennan is a scientist at the USDA's ...

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  10. Trump's budget bellicose in his own imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | MySanAntonio.com

    ... it is another Republican president who apparently wants to end the federal government's role in protecting the environment. It is perhaps no surprise that Trump wants to end EPA programs and regulations aimed at halting global warming, since he has ...

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  11. Japan airs red list for endangered marine species, deems Ogasawara coral extinctRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Japan Times

    The Environment Ministry on Tuesday revealed its red list of threatened marine species for the first time, designating 56 as endangered species, including the sand tiger shark. The ministry also designated the Ogasawara coral as extinct.

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  12. Twice the Toxicity: Farmers, Public Interest Groups Sue EPA for Approving Highly Toxic Enlist DuoRead the original story

    Tuesday | PressReleasePoint

    ... approved use of the pesticide in 34 states, posing extensive risk to rural communities, food supplies and the environment. Farmers will be hit hard by the human-health harms of Enlist Duo, and are put at risk financially by 2,4-D's known tendency to ...

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  13. Provinces considering carbon pricing watch Ontario's first cap-and-trade auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... per cent and 11 per cent. Since 2014, the linked market has sold 74 per cent of its credits at auction. Ontario Environment Minister Glen Murray couldn't comment on his province's expected results so close to the auction, but has previously said he ...

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  14. Majority of Kansans believe climate change is real; few are worried about its effectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Capital-Journal

    ... Kansas cleared a major hurdle when the Kansas Supreme Court upheld a 2014 Kansas Department of Health and Environment decision to approve Sunflower Electric Power Corp . to build the $2.2 billion plant near Holcomb. The Sierra Club sued because KDHE ...

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  15. Biomedical Refrigerators and Freezers Market Growth Segments Research Analysis 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SBWire

    ... pollution levels, and the consequent hazards posed to human health have led to the development of new, environment-friendly refrigerators and freezers. Global Market: Market Potential A number of market players appear to be intent on pocketing more ...

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  16. Noise pollution: Oyo Assembly directs ministry to sanction Churches, MosquesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Vanguard

    The Oyo State House of Assembly has directed the state Ministry of Environment, Urban Development and Physical Planning to sanction Churches and Mosques that flout the Noise Pollution Law. Mr Isaac Ishola, the Commissioner in charge of the ministry and his counterpart in the Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism, Mr Toye Arulogun, had appeared before the House.

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  17. Provinces considering carbon pricing are watching Ontario's first cap-and-trade auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Canada.com

    ... just 18 per cent of allowances sold, with previous results of 88 per cent, 35 per cent and 11 per cent. Ontario Environment Minister Glen Murray couldn't comment on his province's expected results so close to the auction, but has previously said he ...

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  18. Burning coal for electricity continues its steep slide into history.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Grist Magazine

    ... shutter a 1,800-megawatt plant in five years. It's an encouraging trend in an otherwise dismal year for the environment. In January, the owners of the biggest coal plant in the West announced plans to shut it down later this year because it's just ...

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  19. Trump Budget Plan Worries Local LawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ARLnow.com

    ... more on defense and border security while making huge cuts to what they defend: our people, our health, and our environment," he said. "These extreme cuts will hit my constituents particularly hard, including many federal workers at the State ...

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  20. Water advocates mark World Water DayRead the original story

    Tuesday | PressReleasePoint

    Clean Water Action, Connecticut Fund for the Environment and its bi-state program Save the Sound, Connecticut River Watershed Council, Eightmile Wild & Scenic Watershed, Farmington River Watershed Association, Rivers Alliance of Connecticut, The Nature Conservancy, and Salmon River Watershed Partnership have developed a brief document highlighting successes and challenges of Connecticut's water stewardship. The document will be distributed to state legislators, agencies, residents, and other stakeholders in Connecticut's water future on World Water Day.

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