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Ohio, Mich. could reap benefits of EPA rules

May 05 - Blade (Toledo, OH) - Ohio ranks second and Michigan ranks fifth in states that could reap ancillary health benefits if the U.S. More...

Two landowners get 'Do not drink water' notices

May 5 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Nicholas Elmes The Stokes News, Walnut Cove, N.C. - Despite previous reports from the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services that no letters were sent out warning residents living near the Belews Creek coal ash impoundment not to drink or cook with their water, a Department of Natural Resources (DENR) representative said Friday that two Walnut Cove area residents did receive warning letters. More...

Syracuse University study outlines costs, benefits of proposed power plant pollution rules

May 4 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - T.J. Pignataro The Buffalo News, N.Y. - The lives of nearly 200 New Yorkers would be spared every year if the U.S. More...
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WGL Energy Plants More Than 1,200 Trees to Celebrate Earth Day

HERNDON, Va. (The Associated Press) - May 1 - WGL Energy, Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) and Sterling Planet celebrated Earth Day by planting more than 1,200 trees and shrubs at Springbrook Farm, a dairy farm in Frederick County, Md., on April 25 th. More...

PG&E Supports New California Goal to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

SAN FRANCISCO (The Associated Press) - Apr 30 - Today, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. announced an Executive Order establishing the most ambitious greenhouse gas reduction target in North America. More...

Exelon: Industry Can Achieve EPA Carbon Reduction Goals at Low Cost Through Compliance Option That Includes Price on Carbon

WASHINGTON (The Associated Press) - Apr 30 - The Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to reduce carbon emissions from existing power plants can be achieved quickly and at low cost to consumers through a voluntary compliance program that uses existing market mechanisms to prioritize the use of emissions-free energy, Exelon Executive Vice President of Governmental and Regulatory Affairs and Public Policy Joseph Dominguez told members of the United States Energy Association today. More...

Articles 

By Terry Jarrett
On: April 23, 2015
EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy has been saying repeatedly that the EPA's Clean Power Plan to limit carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants give states flexibility. more...
By Stephen Heins
On: April 23, 2015
In the current Supreme Court case known as State of Michigan v. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Michigan and 22 other states have sued the EPA over new regulations that were designed to further reduce the more...
By Stephen Heins
On: March 25, 2015
The idea of "Cooperative Federalism" began with the New Deal in the 1930's, when it came to include a division of responsibilities among the states and the federal government agencies of electric power and distribution. more...
By Takafumi Arai
On: February 17, 2015
Celebrities and major corporations, like Leonardo DiCaprio and Walt Disney Co. for example, have helped spearhead the charge for a carbon neutral planet . They recognize the need for a future where our planet is more...
By Rick Barnett
On: February 13, 2015
Another chapter of the global climate effort recently concluded in Lima, Peru, as a warm-up for a more-targeted meeting in Paris, June, 2015. Climate action advocates show subdued optimism for Paris: although political goals are more visible, more...

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By Kevin Burke - Last winter, 13,800 people died unnecessarily because they could not afford to heat their home. This shocking figure comes from more...
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