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  1. 6 things to laugh about from 2014, a real trash can of a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Grist Magazine

    ... situations. These are the six best laugh-worthy moments that came out of some remarkably terrible news for the environment. (We hope you appreciate irony!) 1. Yes, California has spent all of 2014 (and 2013, and 2012 ...) being ravaged by ...

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  2. Tighten laws against human trafficking - NtagaliRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | New Vision

    By Pascal Kwesiga The Church of Uganda Archbishop, Stanley Ntagali has urged Ugandans to preserve the environment. He also appealed to the government to tighten laws against human trafficking and adoption to stem "careless adoption of Ugandan children."

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  3. Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff Nominates a Controversial CandidateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... has confirmed that the path the government will take in the coming years will put agribusiness above the environment", it said, claiming the senator was a leading figure in forest destruction and suppression of the rights of rural workers and ...

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  4. IHI,Toshiba to launch demonstration research of ocean current power generation systemRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... ocean current turbine system" developed by IHI and Toshiba will demonstrate power generation in a real ocean environment, in a project expected to continue until FY2017. The research work is expected to prove the viability of ocean energy power ...

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  5. Global Energy Chemicals and Oil Market from waste plastic Trends And Forecast, 2014 - 2020Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... fuel for heat generation should have proper incineration facility so that exhaust gases do not affect the environment. Lack of proper incineration facility is a major restraint for the market. In anaerobic degradation, plastic materials emit ...

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  6. Petrotrin slow with oil spill infoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    ... country and the generation of waste is very high in the country. We have to protect our country and our environment in a manner that allows for the benefit of the future generations. We have to get in place these pieces of important legislation like ...

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  7. DEEP will tweak stormwater requirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Day

    ... The formal parties to this matter - DEEP staff, CCM, the Council of Small Towns and the Connecticut Fund for the Environment - are scheduled to meet with the hearing officer Feb. 5. The session will be a "status conference" to report on the progress ...

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  8. Starting a new conversation about raceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... the bar for North Carolina and to get by this?" Moore said he wants to start to build communication and "an environment of trust between law enforcement and communities of color." "We must do all we can to bridge that gap that has so long existed in ...

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  9. Automated TwitsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NorCalBlogs

    ... that humans are probably causing it. Republican obstruction on policies to address climate change endangers our environment and hurts our economy. Now, their [Source] is a NOAA web page , and it goes to some length to prove that the globe has ...

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  10. First-Ever National Coal Ash Regs Disappoint Missouri EnvironmentalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Scanews.com

    ... developing state-of-the-art dry landfills that experts agree are in the best interests of our customers and the environment. Ameren has recycled on average more than half of its coal combustion residuals into beneficial uses, and our ash recycling ...

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  11. MomentumGOODBYE, Norma JeanRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... of solar, wind, hydro and biomass energy? By doing so, we can not only reverse global warming and clean up the environment, but our nation can create good jobs and break our dependency on imported oil. Using this equation, you don't have to do an ...

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  12. Canadian regulator fines US mining firm C$7.5 mn for environment pollutionRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... mining company operating in Quebec, has been fined C$7.5 million, the largest ever penalty in the country for environment offences, by Environment Canada for violation of several environment laws. The company has "pleaded guilty to 45 offences under ...

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  13. Fresh air failureRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... city. But the quality of life in a big city depends on the availability of fresh air. According to the UN Environment Programme, more than 1 billion people in the world are exposed to outdoor air pollution annually. Air pollution in big cities is ...

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  14. ML Strategies Energy and Environment Update: Week of 12/22/2014Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... as commissioner of the Interior Department's Bureau of Reclamation, John Cruden to head the Justice Department's Environment and Natural Resources Division; and Richard Engler and Manuel Ehrlic for seats on the Chemical Safety Board. The Senate did ...

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  15. Lawsuit Filed to Protect Water QualityRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Edhat

    ... and other environmental specialists have worked to protect the world's natural resources, public health, and the environment. NRDC has offices in New York City, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Bozeman, MT, and Beijing. Visit ...

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  16. The science news highlights of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BBC News

    From landing on a comet to the discovery of the world's biggest dinosaur, it was an eventful year in science and environment news. Here's a selection of 2014's highlights.

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  17. 2014 Year in Review: Energy and EnvironmentRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    "At the end of the month hopefully I've made enough power to run the farm, and I usually do," said Seth Gardner, McKnight Farm, in April. And this year, Vermont passed a new law allowing people to cash in on the sun.

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  18. Protect Alaska's walruses from dirty oil drilling, petitionRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    ... a permanent halt to offshore drilling off Alaska. This entry was posted in Economic, social, trade union, etc. , Environment , Mammals and tagged Alaska , oil by petrel41 . Bookmark the

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  19. New frontiers: Drones deliver a raft of surprises in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Gizmag

    ... are using drones to monitor the terrain from above, collecting geographical data to gain new perspectives on the environment, the populations and movements of the monkeys. The program is still in its early stages and is expected to run for 5 years. ...

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  20. Rise of Brazil's ranching queen sparks green protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... Brazil's landless workers movement have accused her of trying to expand commercial farming at the expense of the environment. She has also been criticized by her own allies for joining forces with left-wing President Dilma Rousseff and her Workers' ...

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