Environment Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Rover in review: Ohio EPA, environmentalists look back on year of Rover constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... business decisions or complete indifference to Ohio's regulatory efforts,” the company endangered the environment in more than 10 counties. Even before construction crews broke ground, the company was embroiled in a legal race to clear trees ...

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  2. 180,000 homes need to be built in county by 2050Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | Hinckley Times

    ... or even trams reduce rush hour congestion in and out of the city, compared to an outer ring road?" "To help the environment, can we get more built in the city itself to reduce sprawl, pollution and long commutes? "Shouldn't the housing needs of the ...

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  3. Climate victims seek justice, on the street and in the courtroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | Egypt Today

    Globally, there are at least 1,000 active legal cases related to climate change, more than two-thirds of them in the United States, according to a recent tally from the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, in London. A summit Tuesday in Paris -- with more than 50 heads of state attending -- on how to finance the transition to a low-carbon economy will be followed the next day by a climate justice forum.

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  4. Winchester councillor: 'Plans would bring chaos and carnage'Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 10 | Basingstoke Gazette

    ... this needs some serious joined-up thinking between its construction and its impacts on the local communities and environment," said Cllr. Izard. "Eastleigh has not yet produced any detailed research on traffic implications, the effects on wildlife ...

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  5. High mercury levels found even in UN global policy makersRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 10 | Nerve News

    New Delhi, Dec 10 - In a scary revelation, an international study detected neuro-toxic metal mercury levels above health alert thresholds in over half of the policy decision-makers tested at a UN summit this year. Researchers from IPEN, a network of non-governmental organisations, and the Biodiversity Research Institute in a joint report released last week at the UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi concluded even global policy makers, who are educated on mercury risks, were not protected from its contamination.

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  6. 'The government is perceived with fear'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Rediff.com

    ... water quality will deplete drastically. This is why we believe in handling waste management to create a safer environment for the people of Kerala. One area that we have not performed up to the mark in the past is water conservation. Water has ...

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  7. Intl. environmental co-op must be fair, not hampered by sanctions, politicizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Tehran Times

    We strongly believe in the fact that environmental problems are trans-boundary and trans-generational, and need to be solved through effective international cooperation mechanisms that are fair and not hampered by economic sanctions and politicization, Iranian environment official Kaveh Madani has said. Madani, deputy environment chief for international affairs, innovation and socio-cultural engagement of the Department of Environment , made the remarks over the 3rd UN Environment Assembly gathered in Nairobi, Kenya, from December 4-6, 2017 under the overarching theme of pollution.

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  8. Residents organize environmental advocacy group in GrotonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | The Day

    ... Raisbeck said. “It gives you more credibility” to speak for residents concerned about the environment. Steering committee members have met with Planning Director Jonathan Reiner and the group supports his vision of economic ...

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  9. Letter: The enemy is usRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Concord Monitor

    ... do not believe in climate change and global warming, and remove protective laws and regulations from our environment. These actions are not making America great; temporary gain of greed is only temporary. Once natural resources are destroyed, what ...

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  10. BUSTED: The EPA spent millions in taxpayer dollars to push climate change propaganda via social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | NewsTarget.com

    ... routinely use private email accounts to communicate with lobbyists. Documents that were obtained by the Energy & Environment Legal Institute via the Freedom of Information Act revealed that Michael Bradley, president and founder of an energy ...

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  11. Utahns won't benefit from more oil and gas production - just the companies that operate hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... emitting over 5 million metric tons of CO2 annually, could be causing $500 million in damages to people and the environment every year - SO2, NOX, and mercury emission costs not included. Trump's interior secretary, Ryan Zinke, wants national ...

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  12. Former Mississippi Phosphates Corp. facility on list of EPA Superfund SitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Administrator Scott Pruitt. "EPA will continue to focus on ways we can directly improve public health and the environment for people across America." Mayor Dane Maxwell thanked Administrator Pruitt and his team for understanding the importance of ...

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  13. China's Belt and Road initiative to spur green, resilient growth in Africa: expertRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 9 | Xinhuanet

    ... under the Belt and Road (B&R) initiative, a senior environmental expert has said. , the national vice chair of Environment Working Group at the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China said African countries stand to gain from enhanced ...

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  14. Pesticide's reprieve on insecticide met with relief from farmers, but fear on health frontRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Star Tribune

    ... Department to conduct the study. "This EPA will soon have the reputation of protecting the polluter, not the environment." After a decade of pressure from environmental groups, court fights, and regulatory and scientific reviews, the Obama ...

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  15. World Bank president pushes Obama climate goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Washington Examiner

    ... issuers of green bonds. "We've raised over $16 billion in over 200 green bonds since 2008 for climate- and environment-related investments," Kim said. The World Bank Group will "continue to increase financing for climate action," he said. The World ...

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  16. How to cut down your heating bills this winterRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 9 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... car, the EPA says. That means taking steps to reduce heat loss adds up to real money savings and helps the environment. Get a better thermostat. Ariel Darmoni, managing partner at 123 Remodeling, a general contractor firm featured on HGTV, said the ...

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  17. Valued by farmers, risky to children - chlorfyripos gets a green lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Star Tribune

    ... Department to conduct the study. "This EPA will soon have the reputation of protecting the polluter, not the environment." After a decade of pressure from environmental groups, court fights, and regulatory and scientific reviews, the Obama ...

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  18. Trump administration facing lawsuit for allowing fracking companies to dump waste in Gulf of MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Yahoo!

    ... announcing the lawsuit . "It's time for the courts to remind this agency that its mission is to safeguard the environment and public health." The CBD argues the practice was approved without properly evaluating the risks to already imperilled ...

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  19. 6 Ideas For A Truly Radical Tax System Instead Of Trump's Tax Plan For The WealthyRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 9 | Yahoo!

    ... #GOPTaxScam But what if tax reform were used to try to create an economy that works better for society and the environment? Here are some ideas for how that might look. Energy consumption has lots of positive benefits, but when it's powered by ...

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  20. What will Redlands look like in 20 years? The city has an ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... "Liveable Community," outlining land uses; "Connected City," focusing on circulation and transportation; "Vital Environment," which is about open space for conservation and "Healthy Community," focusing on parks and recreation, safety and noise. The ...

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