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2 hrs ago | Voice of America
In the United States, proposed rules to cut pollution from the nation's 600 coal-fired power plants are generating a heated debate.
6 hrs ago | The Intelligencer
Competing visions for America's energy future clashed in downtown Pittsburgh on Thursday as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's public hearings on proposed new limits on greenhouse gas emissions from power plants got under way.
10 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
There are many suspects, but one has become the focus of scientists and regulators worldwide.
The development and survival of an important group of marine invertebrates known as sea hares is under threat from increasing boat noise in the world's oceans, according to a new study.
The lofty motto of the Environmental Protection Agency is "protecting people and the environment."
The National School Transportation Association presented its "Go Yellow, Go Green" award to The Trans Group for achievements in emission reductions and environmental sustainability during the association's 50th Anniversary Annual Meeting & Convention in Charleston, S.C., last week.
The announcement by Alpha Natural Resources dealt another blow to Appalachia's iconic, but dwindling, fossil fuel industry.
Your teeth can tell stories about you, and not just that you always forget to floss.
Environmentalists are enlisting minority groups such as African-Americans and Latinos to help them stop use of fossil fuels in the name of ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE .
War and preparations for war are -- although you'll never hear it from well-funded environmental groups -- huge causes of environmental destruction .
Federal environment officials have failed to adequately oversee hundreds of thousands of wells used to inject toxic oil and gas drilling waste deep underground, according to a new congressional report .
The death toll has rose to 27 in the landslide tragedy that took place yesterday in Pune's Malin village.
"There aren't a lot of functioning democracies around the world that work this way where you can basically have millionaires and billionaires bankrolling whoever they want, however they want, in some cases undisclosed.
Recently, on July 19, 2104, Sacramento had a solar cooker festival in Land Park.
This week, the Environmental Protection Agency will hold public hearings in Washington D.C., Atlanta, Denver and Pittsburgh to receive comments on its proposed Clean Power Plan.
The trumpeter swan has been removed from Alberta's threatened species list, but four other species have been added due to declining populations.
The world's oceans are vast and deep, yet rapidly advancing technology and the quest for extracting resources from previously unreachable depths is beginning to put the deep seas on the cusp of peril, an international team of scientists has warned.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 02:27 pm
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