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2 hrs ago | Daily Journal

EPA hears praise, criticism of new air rules

To retired coal miner Stanley Sturgill, the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed rules limiting pollution from power plants doesn't do enough to protect the public's health.

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Weather

6 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

Clean-air rules assailed as too much, too little

In this June 2, 2014 file photo, a hill of coal is seen at the North Omaha Station, a coal-burning power station, in Omaha, Nebraska.

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Omaha, NE, Environment, Science, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Fox News

Poll shows power of message on global warming

In this June 2, 2014 file photo, a hill of coal is seen at the North Omaha Station, a coal-burning power station, in Omaha, Nebraska.

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Related Topix: Environment, Science, Trigger, US News, Environmental Law, Law

KTOO-TV Juneau

White House Says Delayed Action On Climate Change Could Cost Billions

In a report issued Tuesday, the White House warned that the cost of inaction when it comes to climate change outweighs the cost of implementing more-stringent regulations on greenhouse gas emissions.

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Related Topix: US News

Evening Sun

Opponents, supporters to discuss clean air rules

Hundreds of people are expected to attend public hearings this week in a handful of cities across the U.S. to tell federal regulators what they think of proposed rules to cut pollution from power plants.

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Steve Bullock, US Governors, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Science Daily

Global warming amplifier: Rising water vapor in upper troposphere to intensify climate change

A new study from scientists at the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science and colleagues confirms rising levels of water vapor in the upper troposphere -- a key amplifier of global warming -- will intensify climate change impacts over the next decades.

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Related Topix: University of Miami

Mashable

White House: Waiting to Act on Global Warming Means Much Higher Costs

Delaying cuts in greenhouse gas emissions to stem global warming would cost significantly more than taking such actions now, according to a new report released Monday by the White House Council on Economic Advisors .

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Deseret News

My view: A global warming solution to grow the economy

Isn't it time for some good news on addressing global warming? A carbon fee and dividend policy can lead to increased jobs, a growing economy, better health and reduced greenhouse gas emissions.

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Related Topix: Weather, Agriculture, Natural Disasters, Science, Drought

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Island Packet

5 things to know about coal trade, global warming

In this May 22, 2014, photo, sunlight reflects off of a chunk of coal at Dominion Terminal Associates' coal terminal in Newport News, Va.

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

McClatchy

A tale of two carbon taxes

Australia has repealed its carbon tax, leaving climate advocates in the U.S. and abroad feeling disheartened.

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Related Topix: Environment, Science, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

ABC News

Not in My Backyard: US Sending Dirty Coal Abroad

The largest power plant in Oregon, the Boardman Coal Plant, sat idle one day earlier this summer, "cold steel" in industry parlance, its dirty power no longer wanted on an electricity grid that is becoming greener.

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Related Topix: Energy, Portland General Electric, Powder River, WY

Examiner.com

NOAA study shows oceans hotter than ever as US tops global climate denier list

An ever-growing mountain of facts and scientific studies to support man-made climate change -not to mention extreme weather incidents and changing seasonal patterns being experienced every day-wasn't enough information to keep the United States from taking the top spot in climate change denial, according to a UK Global Trends poll reported last ... (more)

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Creative Loafing Tampa

Tampa doctor to speak at EPA public hearing on cutting carbon dioxide by 30% in Atlanta

This coming week the Environmental Protection Agency will be conducting public hearings regarding their proposal to cut the nation's emissions of carbon dioxide by 30 percent by 2030 in four American cities, the closest one to the Tampa Bay area being Atlanta.

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Tampa, FL, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Family, Kids

Sunherald.com

Not in my backyard: US sending dirty ...

In this May 22, 2014, photo, empty train cars, front, sit in a yard after having their loads of coal unloaded at Norfolk Southern's Lamberts Point coal terminal in Norfolk, Va.

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Related Topix: Norfolk, VA

Juan Cole

Natural Gas isn't the Global Warming Solution: It Endangers the Earth

Albert Einstein is rumored to have said that one cannot solve a problem with the same thinking that led to it.

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Related Topix: Activism, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US News, Liberal Political News

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

US exports help Germany increase coal, pollution

ADVANCE FOR MONDAY, JULY 28, 2014, AT 12:01 A.M. AND THEREAFTER - The Trianel power plant is pictured in Luenen, Germany, Thursday, July 24, 2014.

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ABC News

US Exports Help Germany Increase Coal, Pollution

One of Germany's newest coal-fired power plants rises here from the banks of a 100-year-old canal that once shipped coal mined from the Ruhr Valley to the world.

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Northern Michigan News

Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad

As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off dirty fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could create even more pollution.

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, George Bush, W.

SanLuisObispo.com

Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad

ADVANCE FOR MONDAY, JULY 28, 2014, AT 12:01 A.M. AND THEREAFTER - In this May 22, 2014, photo, the Kinder Morgan coal terminal is reflected in a pond at the adjacent Dominion Terminal Associates' coal terminal in Newport News, Va.

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Related Topix: George Bush

Northern Michigan News

Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad

Coal from Appalachia rumbles into this port city, 150 railroad cars at a time, bound for the belly of the massive cargo ship Prime Lily.

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, George Bush, W., Activism

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