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Germany Studying Three Plans to Cut Emissions From Power Plants 
Bloomberg - 5/22/2015
Germany is looking at three proposals to cut emissions from the energy industry, including a “step by step” plan to close coal-fired power stations like those operated by RWE AG and Vattenfall AB.     Add Comment

What caused pipe to break before oil spill? 
MSNBC - 5/22/2015
Officials seek answers in broken pipeline that caused massive oil spill | MSNBC Layout selectors Andrea Mitchell Reports 05/22/15 Emergency crews continue to work around the clock
Officials seek answers in broken pipeline that caused massive oil spill MSNBC
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CORRECTED-U.S. issues corrective action order over oil pipeline spill in California 
Reuters Africa - 5/22/2015
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION ISSUES CORRECTIVE ACTION ORDER AGAINST ALLIED ALL AMERICAN PIPELINE OVER CALIFORNIA OIL SPILL NEAR SANTA BARBARA -PIPELINE SAFETY AGENCY
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION ISSUES CORRECTIVE ACTION ORDER AGAINST ALLIED  CNBC
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Obama Climate Change Plan Seen Doubling Coal Plant Closures 
Washington Post - 5/22/2015
(Updates with information on electricity prices in second paragraph.) Electricity prices would increase by an average of 7 percent by 2025, according to the analysis released by the Energy Information
Obama Climate Change Plan Seen Doubling Coal Plant Closures (1) Bloomberg New Energy Finance
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German CO2 emissions in 2014 down 4.1 pct in EU trade scheme 
Reuters UK - 5/22/2015
* National reduction figure just below overall EU trend * 2014 was warmest year since start of records * Energy utilities cut emissions by 5.5 percent FRANKFURT, May 22 (Reuters) - German carbon     Add Comment

Fossil-Fuel Divestment Gains With Axa Selling Coal 
Washington Post - 5/22/2015
(Corrects to remove reference to companies from the fourth paragraph. Adds detail of Axa’s policy from eighth paragraph.) Axa SA Chief Executive Officer Henri de Castries said he’s working to sell 500
Fossil-Fuel Divestment Gains Momentum With Axa Selling Coal La Repubblica
Fossil-Fuel Divestment Picks Up Momentum With AXA Selling Coal Washington Post
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Feds order corrective action against pipeline firm involved in California oil spill 
Los Angeles Times - 5/22/2015
Federal authorities issued a corrective action order Friday against Plains Pipeline, the company responsible for a pipeline rupture in Santa Barbara County that spilled up to 21,000 gallons of crude into
Feds order pipeline company involved in California oil spill to test pipe Los Angeles Times
Pipeline operator in oil spill has high rate of safety infractions Big News Network
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Green tech as aid is vital, says Girardin 
Korea Joongang Daily - 5/22/2015
Korea’s role in the global battle against climate change relies heavily on supplying green technology and the knowledge of how to use it to developing countries, stressed Annick Girardin, the French minister     Add Comment

Obama Effort to Control Emissions May Double Coal Plant Closures 
Washington Post - 5/22/2015
11:33 am ET (Bloomberg) -- President Barack Obama’s signature effort to control carbon dioxide emissions would likely double the closure of coal-based electric utilities, according to an analysis released     Add Comment

Models and experts lean toward strong El Nino forecast for the fall 
Washington Post - 5/22/2015
El Nino is here, strengthening, and the buzz is growing that it could become a “big one” by the fall or winter. The global consequences of a powerhouse El Nino would be enormous. But just how likely is     Add Comment

Winds and Choppy Seas Slow Cleanup of California Oil Spill 
Time - 5/22/2015
(GOLETA, Calif.)—Weather has slowed cleanup efforts at the site of an oil spill that fouled a California shoreline. The National Weather Service says gusty winds are whipping up waves as high as 4     Add Comment

Death rides on the tide 
CNN - 5/22/2015
Story highlights What caused the oil spill, however, remains under investigation. Oil pipeline firm has among highest number of infractions since 2006, feds say Stones at Refugio State Beach lay splattered
Experts tally up damage after pipeline rupture CNN
California oil spil: Just how bad is it? CNN
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How Santa Barbara ranks with other U.S. oil spills 
CNN - 5/22/2015
Story highlights The Santa Barbara oil spill is on par with 2003 spill off Massachusetts and 2013 spill in Oklahoma Oil -- estimated at 105,000 gallons -- is enough to fill one-sixth of an Olympic swimming
How Santa Barbara compares to other U.S. oil spills CNN
How this compares to other U.S. oil spills CNN
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Weather Gang: Models and experts lean toward strong El Nino forecast for the fall 
Washington Post - 5/22/2015
Both computer model and human forecasters suggest it’s a very real possibility, at least a 50-5    Add Comment

Who are the first victims of climate change? 
CNN - 5/22/2015
Six degrees Celsius of warming may not sound like much -- probably because "temperatures can swing by 6 degrees within an hour if a warm front passes, and it doesn't mean the end of the world," said Mark     Add Comment

Cause of Calif. oil pill could take ‘weeks or months’ to determine 
MSNBC - 5/22/2015
| MSNBC Layout selectors The Rundown with Jose Diaz-Balart 05/22/15 California officials say it could take weeks or months to figure out why an oil pipeline broke, triggering a
Oil spill cause could take months to find MSNBC
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Video: Oil spill cleanup continues 
NBCNews.com - 5/22/2015
As the Santa Barbara oil spill cleanup continues, the safety record of Plains All American Pipeline comes into question. (CNBC)    Add Comment

Ameren and Franklin County join to block legal challenges to coal ash landfill [St.  
Bloomberg - 5/22/2015
May 22--UNION -- With a state permit and approval from utility regulators already in hand, all that stands in the way of Ameren But Ameren is banking on a zoning code change, endorsed this week by the     Add Comment

Shenzhen MYS Environmental Protection & Technology to set up subsidiary 
Reuters - 5/22/2015
:To invest 500 mln yuan to set up a wholly owned subsidiary in Shenzhen, which to be engaged in construction and operation of the Internet packaging ecosystem.    Add Comment

Shenzhen MYS Environmental Protection & Technology to set up subsidiary in Dongguan 
Reuters - 5/22/2015
:To invest 50 mln yuan to set up subsidiary in Dongguan, which to be engaged in technical consultation for measuring instruments and equipments.    Add Comment
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