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Favorable policies for green industries underway: NDRC
SINA - 7 Hours ago
The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), the country's top economic planner and watchdog, is planning to adopt favorable policies for the environmental protection industries, China National
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Salvage workers clear oil spilled in Fujian, SE China
SINA - 7 Hours ago
SINA English is the English-language destination for news and information about China. Find general information on life, culture and travel in China through our news and special reports or find business
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Florida official describes efforts, challenges in combating climate change
Miami Herald - 9 Hours ago
WASHINGTON -- Citing South Florida’s unique view on climate change, a Broward County commissioner told a Senate panel Tuesday that the issue is one of the most pressing the region now faces _ and that
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FBI move planned for Greenbelt, Landover or Springfield
Washington Post - 9 Hours ago
By , The headquarters of the FBI would relocate from downtown Washington to a suburban campus in either Greenbelt, Landover or Springfield, under plans announced by the General Services Administration
Finalists for new FBI headquarters are in Greenbelt, Landover and Springfield Washington Post
Greenbelt, Landover sites on FBI short list Gazette.net
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NFI Among Global Trade Magazine's Top 10 Greenest
San Francisco Chronicle - 7 Hours ago
Global Trade Magazine has recognized NFI, a leading supply chain company headquartered in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, as one of America’s leading third party logistics providers. Cherry Hill, N.J. (PRWEB)
NFI Among Global Trade Magazine’s Top 10 Greenest BizWire Express
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Plan to force power plants to cut pollution draws fire
Washington Post - 8 Hours ago
By , On one side were the enviros in “ Climate Action Now ” T-shirts who came to pass out muffins and stand up for asthmatics . The Obama administration’s plan to force power plants to cut pollution
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Fairfax board rejects extension of controverial Lorton landfill’s use
Washington Post - 6 Hours ago
By , In a vote Tuesday that reflected the deep community divisions around a plan to extend the life of an industrial landfill in Lorton, the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors decided to close the
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Fairfax board rejects extension of landfill’s use
Washington Post - 6 Hours ago
By , In a vote Tuesday that reflected the deep community divisions around a plan to extend the life of an industrial landfill in Lorton, the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors decided to close the
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White House says delays in curbing greenhouse-gas emissions may cost billions
Washington Post - 8 Hours ago
By and Steven Mufson , The White House issued a report Tuesday warning that the United States could face billions of dollars in added economic costs if it delays action to curb the greenhouse-gas
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A plan to force power plants to cut pollution draws strong opinions at an EPA hearing
Washington Post - 9 Hours ago
By , On one side were the enviros in “ Climate Action Now ” T-shirts who came to pass out muffins and stand up for asthmatics . The Obama administration’s plan to force power plants to cut pollution
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12. BIOFUELS: Algae industry groups' Carr presses EPA to include algae carbon capture
E&ENews PM - 8 Hours ago
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BIOFUELS: Algae industry groups' Carr presses EPA to include algae carbon capture E&ENews PM
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Delay dealing with climate change and it will cost us — big time
seattlepi.com - 7 Hours ago
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Big Oil and coal companies have delivered dire but non-specific warnings about the costs of such measures as reducing greenhouse gas emissions from power plants, and raising
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Brisbane manufacturer EGR investigated over environmental issue
Ferret.com.au - 8 Hours ago
EGR, a plastics and manufacturing company based in Brisbane, is being investigated in relation to a ‘chemical’ smell affecting local residents. The Courier Mail reports that residents from the southside
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Good riddance to bad rubbish: 15 tonnes of Husi food supplied to McDonald's buried
South China Morning Post - 6 Hours ago
Some 15 tonnes of food products imported to Hong Kong by a supplier at the centre of a rotten meat scandal were buried in the West New Territories Landfill on Tuesday. The disposal is part of an operation
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VN delegation discusses green growth with RoK
VietNamNet Bridge - 6 Hours ago
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh said that infrastructure connectivity and human resources were crucial for the Mekong sub-region's development. In his speech at the fourth
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BYD's zero-emission bus demonstrates a green ride
CHINAdaily - 6 Hours ago
BYD Company Limited, a Chinese manufacturer of electric buses, demonstrated its zero-emissions electric bus with a test ride from Los Angles to its factory in Lancaster, California on Tuesday. Liu Jian
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Ratepayers offered respite thanks to carbon tax axing
ABC Online - 7 Hours ago
The Rockhampton council says ratepayers will get some relief next time they are at the tip. The council has joined Gladstone in passing on savings to garbage processing fees from the abolition of the
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10. WILDLIFE: Urban 'megalopolis' in Southeast will harm habitat, ecosystems --
E&ENews PM - 8 Hours ago
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EPA hears testimony on proposed carbon emissions rules
Washington Times - 8 Hours ago
DENVER | The atmosphere outside was festive, with music, free T-shirts and ice cream giveaways, but the mood inside the Environmental Protection Agency ’s first hearings on its proposed power plant regulations
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Landfill entry fees to drop on Friday
Noodls - 8 Hours ago
Albury residents will pay significantly less to dispose of a load of rubbish at the Albury Waste Management Centre (AWMC). As a result of the Commonwealth Government's scrapping of the carbon tax, entry
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115 whales killed as Japan wraps up Pacific hunt
Islands Business - 9 Hours ago
Share this article TOKYO, Japan---Japan announced that it had wrapped up a whale hunt in the Pacific, the second campaign since the UN's top court ordered Tokyo to halt a separate slaughter in the Antarctic.
[Japan] 115 whales killed as Japan wraps up Pacific hunt Islands Business
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Mine site a new green battleground
Farm Weekly - 6 Hours ago
AN $800 million copper mine planned by Rex Minerals, which was granted a mining lease on Tuesday, is emerging as a battleground for environmentalists and economic growth advocates. The approval by the
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Passions heated over proposed EPA rule on plant emissions
AllVoices - 7 Hours ago
As a part of its controversial proposed rule to limit carbon emissions from existing power plants, the EPA held simultaneous public comment sessions in Washington, Atlanta and Denver Tuesday. The comments,
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Greens plan fishing bans to save Maui's dolphin
AllVoices - 7 Hours ago
Photo / Mark Mitchell A Green Government would hugely expand protected areas for Maui's dolphin and ban lethal fishing methods, while compensating fisheries for some of their losses, the party revealed
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WILDLIFE: Urban 'megalopolis' in Southeast will harm habitat, ecosystems -- study
E&ENews PM - 6 Hours ago
Cities in the Southeast will double in size by 2060 to create an urban "megalopolis" at the expense of agricultural and forest lands unless changes are made to land development policy, according to new
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