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  1. GOP: 'Impossible to Say Anything Good' About EPA Carbon Pollution StandardsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Instapundit

    Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy vigorously defended the Obama administration's new carbon pollution standards for coal-fired power plants, insisting that the emissions reduction plan will provide important health benefits to the nation's most vulnerable citizens, including children.


  2. Advocates line up to discuss EPA clean air rulesRead the original story

    17 min ago | KFBB

    Hundreds of people have signed up to tell the Environmental Protection Agency what they think of proposed rules to cut pollution from power plants during public hearings in Denver.


  3. Martu people welcome uranium developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Representatives of traditional owners in the East Pilbara have welcomed environmental approval for a proposed uranium mine and condemned a bid by a conservation group to appeal against the decision.


  4. Rule aims to help clear air around Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denver Post

    ... to cut haze-causing emissions of nitrogen oxide at places like the Grand Canyon. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Monday that the owners of the Navajo Generating Station could either shut down one of the plant's 750-megawatt units ...


  5. Five things to know about coal trade, global warmingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Missourian

    As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off polluting 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.


  6. Ducon excels with flue gas desulfurization (FDG) systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    In today's regulatory environment, green technologies are finding favor in the marketplace.


  7. Public health fears as tonnes of blood dumped in a forestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Independent.ie

    The Irish Independent has learned that the illegal dumping is believed to have taken place at night in the isolated forest in north Cork and involved a large tanker spraying the mixture into undergrowth.


  8. City notifies EPA of lead paint infractionsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | SeacoastOnline

    The city has notified the federal Environmental Protection Agency because they believe the owner of a Union Street duplex didn't use a certified contractor to remove lead paint from the outside of the home.


  9. EPA reaches San Francisco Bay pollution settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... allegations that they allowed raw or partially treated sewage to flow into the bay. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said the penalties are part of a settlement to a lawsuit it brought five years ago against the cities and the East Bay ...


  10. What's in your baby's bath productsa and yours?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    Recently, I came across some information I found very disturbing, and extremely important.


  11. Sandra Celedon-Castro: City planning isn't a boreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    People throw around a wide variety of technical terms to describe, discuss and debate the city of Fresno's General Plan.


  12. Tennant spoofs White House's power in new adRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    U.S. Senate hopeful Natalie Tennant pretends to cuts the lights at the White House in a new TV ad opposing President Barack Obama's energy policies.


  13. Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroadRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    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.


  14. North Hampton business owner seeks new site planRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | SeacoastOnline

    ... permission, the town's lawsuit indicates. The alleged violation was first noted in a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency report on the status of the Coakley Landfill cleanup efforts released in September 2011. A recommendation in that report asks ...


  15. Protesters stall an oil train for hours at AnacortesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crosscut.com

    A train attempting to leave a Tesoro oil train facility in Anacortes yesterday was stopped in its tracks when three residents of the coastal town and Seattle locked their bodies to barrels full of concrete, sat on the tracks and refused to move.


  16. Mercury-contaminated Cache Creek fish pose dangers if eatenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Daily Democrat

    It's dangerous eating fish from Cache Creek, state health officials recently reported, but considering the types of fish listed it's unlikely anyone would eat them at all.


  17. 5 things to know about coal trade, global warmingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Island Packet

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


  18. Historic Clean Water Act Settlement Will Prevent Millions of Gallons...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced a Clean Water Act settlement requiring the East Bay Municipal Utility District and seven East Bay communities to conduct extensive system repairs aimed at eliminating millions of gallons of sewage discharges into San Francisco Bay.


  19. Hearings begin in four cities for proposed EPA clean power planRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The Sierra Club is one of the groups slated to rally in support of the EPA's Clean Power Plan on July 29, 2014.


  20. Poll: Minorities support regulating pollutionRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    A new poll of likely minority voters, some in political swing states, shows widespread support for proposed federal regulations limiting greenhouse gas emissions from coal-burning power plants, as well as the need to act on climate change now.