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EPA Coal Plant Emissions Limits Challenged by 12 States 
Washington Post - 2 Hours ago
(Updates with EPA’s defense of rule fourth paragraph.) Aug. 1 (Bloomberg) -- A dozen states led by West Virginia sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to block a proposed rule that would limit
EPA coal-plant emission limits challenged by 12 states Indianapolis Business Journal
EPA coal plant emissions limits challenged by Ohio, 11 other states Akron Beacon Journal
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Three new plants protected by the U.S. Endangered Species Act 
Reuters - 2 Hours ago
A variety of sunflower found in some Southern states and two other rare plants were designated on Friday as endangered species by the U.S. federal government. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service listed     Add Comment

Twelve States Challenge EPA Coal Plant Emissions Limits 
NewsMax.com - 2 Hours ago
A dozen states led by West Virginia sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to block a proposed rule that would limit carbon dioxide emissions from coal-fired power plants. The states said a U.S.     Add Comment

Greenpeace protest ship released by Russia after 10 months 
Miami Herald - 2 Hours ago
The Greenpeace protest ship Arctic Sunrise has been released after 10 months of detention by Russian authorities and the damaged icebreaker is now limping back home to Amsterdam, the environmental activist     Add Comment

Kudzu That Ate U.S. South Heads North As Climate Changes 
Southern Loggin' Times - 41 Minutes ago
As the climate warms, the vine that ate the U.S. South is starting to gnaw at parts of the North, too. Kudzu, a three-leafed weed first planted in the U.S. more than 100 years ago for the beauty of     Add Comment

Rational selection of alternative, environmentally compatible surfactants for biotechnological  
Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry - 49 Minutes ago
Abstract The biotechnological production of pharmaceutical active substances needs ancillary substances. Surfactants are used at the end of the cell culture as a protection against potential viral or     Add Comment

BP Oil Spill: Deepwater Horizon Toxins Consumed By Ocean Bacteria 
AllVoices - 110 Minutes ago
Deepwater Horizon offshore oil rig spilled 201 million gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico four years ago, BP has spent more than $14 billion cleaning up the mess. But the whole time, a few microscopic     Add Comment

Renewable energy chief confident about future 
Find Law - 47 Minutes ago
NORFOLK -- The country's renewable energy chief stopped in town Friday, delivering an optimistic forecast of the future that included cheaper batteries and LED lights, cars with double the gas mileage     Add Comment

EPA Finalizes Greenhouse Gas Permit for Texas Power Plant;$607 million in economic  
Environmental Protection Agency - 63 Minutes ago
Release Date: 08/01/2014 Contact Information: Joe Hubbard or Jennah Durant at 214-665-2200 or r6press@epa.gov DALLAS – (Aug. 1, 2014) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a final     Add Comment

China facility to process nuclear waste 
China Economic Net - 49 Minutes ago
China has begun to build its first facility for disposal of highly radioactive liquid waste, using a technique that combines the liquid with glass to form a solid, the China National Nuclear Corporation     Add Comment

No decision on GM crops says Javadekar 
Rediff Realtime News - 24 Minutes ago
New Delhi: Days after two RSS linked outfits meeting Prakash Javadekar created a row, the Environment Minister today clarified that no decision has yet been taken on the issue of field trials of GM crops."Once     Add Comment

Scottish Landfill Tax: subordinate legislation 
Chartered Institute of Taxation - 35 Minutes ago
Media Centre > Latest News > The CIOT comments sent to the Scottish Government on 31 July 2014 regarding Scottish Landfill Tax - subordinate legislation. Our submission is availale to view     Add Comment

Usutu re-opening to introduce renewable energy 
Swazi Observer - 49 Minutes ago
02/08/2014 03:00:00 Stories by The reopening of the Usutu forests and pulp mill will see the birth of a renewable energy project using timber residues and forest waste. Montigny Investments Executive     Add Comment

Lufkin Facility Receives EPA Greenhouse Gas Permit; $443.8 million in economic  
Environmental Protection Agency - 63 Minutes ago
Release Date: 08/01/2014 Contact Information: Joe Hubbard or Jennah Durant at 214-665-2200 or r6press@epa.gov DALLAS – (Aug. 1, 2014) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a final     Add Comment

Flood: Investigate Illegal Deforestation Activities In Tawau 
Bernama - 74 Minutes ago
Sabah News August 02, 2014 00:47 AM TAWAU, Aug 1 (Bernama) -- Kalabakan Member of Parliament Datuk Seri Abdul Ghapur Salleh urged authorities to investigate illegal deforestation activities, believed     Add Comment

Top Basic Materials Small-Cap Star for August 1 is Green Plains Inc. (GPRE) 
Equities.com - 79 Minutes ago
Investing in small-cap materials stocks can be tricky. The direction of the broader economy often plays a big role in their success, and notoriously unpredictable factors like mining output or commodity     Add Comment

Renewable Energy Group to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences 
Noodls - 73 Minutes ago
AMES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGI) announced today that the Company will present at the following investor conferences during the month of August: About Renewable     Add Comment

How Los Angeles' Urban Parks Battle Climate Change 
Planetizen - 89 Minutes ago
Those hoping to minimize the effects of climate change must not overlook local urban parks as an important tool in the effort. Clement Lau, a Los Angeles County planner, discusses how communities can     Add Comment

Gov't needs to do more to reduce emissions, protect children, pediatrician says 
SmartBrief - 89 Minutes ago
Poor air quality is far more detrimental to the health of children than it is to adults, writes AAP Council on Environmental Health member Dr. Samantha Ahdoot. The pediatrician testified this week in     Add Comment

Three-Dimensional Eulerian–Eulerian Modeling of Gaseous Pollutant Emissions from  
Energy & Fuels - 96 Minutes ago
In this paper, a three-dimensional numerical model has been developed to study the gaseous pollutant emissions during the circulating fluidized-bed (CFB) combustion of combustible solid waste. On the     Add Comment
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