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The Claude Rains Award for total transparency: Mike Huckabee, for his forthright declaration that "I didn't kidnap the Lindbergh baby, I didn't sink the Titanic, and I wasn't standing on the grassy knoll in Dealey Plaza in Dallas on November 22, 1963."...
From: Reason | By: Glenn Garvin | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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U.S. President Barack Obama is set to unveil new regulations Monday aimed at cutting carbon pollution that comes from the nation’s power plants. The goal is for plants to reduce their carbon emissions by 32 percent below 2005 levels by the year 2030....
From: Voice of America | By: VOA News | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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The Obama administration will formally adopt an ambitious regulation for cutting greenhouse-gas pollution on Monday, requiring every state to reduce emissions from coal-burning power plants and putting the country on a course that could change the way...
From: Free Republic | By: Washington Post | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. nuclear industry has made a last-minute push to urge the Obama administration to protect the country's 100 nuclear units in its forthcoming carbon rule and prevent the early retirement of several plants. Representatives...
From: Business Insider | By: Valerie Volcovici | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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[SciDev.Net] Nairobi -African rivers emit a vast amount of greenhouse gases, a major paper on this understudied topic reveals.
From: All Africa | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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A mother’s difficult quest to discover what her childrens’ toys are made of—and whether they are safe and environmentally friendly....
From: The Atlantic | By: Jamie Passaro | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Climate pressures lead to rise in 'new-age orphans' in India's delta Earth now halfway to UN global warming limit Forests suck up less carbon after drought Northern forests falter in combating climate change People's Climate March: the revolution starts...
From: Skeptical Science | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Wisconsin's Scott Walker and five other governors are refusing to comply with the Obama administration's plan to curb electric power plant carbon emissions. Next week, the Environmental Protection Agency is expected to announce what may be the Obama...
From: AOL Television | By: Elliott Negin | Friday, July 31, 2015
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With all the revelations that have come out about the NSA and our foreign and domestic spy programs, it can, at times, become difficult to parse out exactly what we're supposed to be getting pissed off about and what is the exact kind of spy-work we...
From: Techdirt | By: Timothy Geigner | Friday, July 31, 2015
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As the negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership wind down, key environmental provisions might be the difference in congressional approval. The post What Does The New Environmental Chapter Mean For The TPP? Not Much, Activists Say appeared first...
From: Climate Progress | By: Samantha Page | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Sectran Security armored truck Have you ever thought about the carbon footprint of your money? Everything we use has to be transported from place to place, including the cash in our wallets. And the big, hulking diesel armored trucks that move money...
From: Popular Science | Friday, July 31, 2015
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"We see overcoming the climate challenge as one of the great moral opportunities of our time, a chance to fulfill the Great Commandments to love God, our neighbors, and ourselves," the letter read. The post More Than 180 Evangelical Leaders Endorse Obama’s...
From: Climate Progress | By: Jack Jenkins | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The U.S. EPA is expected to release the highly anticipated Clean Power Plan next week. According to reports, the rule could be released as early as Monday, August 3. The regulation will require the U.S. power sector to achieve deep emissions cuts, a...
From: Greentech Media | By: Bert Taube | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The country's smallest utilities are all in on renewable energy and efficiency plans. The post Electric Co-ops Are Already Practicing The Future Of Energy appeared first on ThinkProgress....
From: Climate Progress | By: Samantha Page | Friday, July 31, 2015
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IBM recycled, reused or resold almost 97 percent of the end-of-life products it collected for processing last year, according to the tech giant’s 25th annual corporate sustainability report. In its other waste and recycling accomplishments, IBM sent...
From: Environmental Leader | By: Jessica Lyons Hardcastle | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The EPA will require utilities to make deeper cuts in emissions from power plants, and will incentivize use of renewable energy....
From: Grist | By: Ben Adler | Monday, August 3, 2015
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WASHINGTON — The Obama administration today will issue rules to cut carbon emissions from U.S. power plants, a move designed to secure the president’s legacy on climate and one that has already influenced the campaigns of those who want to succeed...
From: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | By: By Mark Drajem / Bloomberg News | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will unveil on Monday the final version of his plan to tackle greenhouse gases from coal-fired power plants, kicking off what is expected to be a tumultuous legal battle between federal environmental regulators...
From: Business Insider | By: Valerie Volcovici | Monday, August 3, 2015
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President Obama argues that his policies will result in cleaner air and will mitigate the effects of climate change, but unintended consequences of the administration’s environmental agenda seem all but certain — possibly even including higher mortality...
From: Free Republic | By: Washington Times | Monday, August 3, 2015
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The first-ever federal limits on power-plant carbon emissions aim to change the way Americans make and consume electricity and ease climate change.
From: Wall Street Journal | Monday, August 3, 2015
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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Stock index futures opened mixed on Sunday evening after major indexes closed down on  Friday, pressured by a selloff in oil. Tonight, Dow futures were up 16 points, or about 0.09% in New York and S&P 500 E-mini futures...
From: TheStreet | By: Sebastian Silva | Monday, August 3, 2015
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It may have come as something of a shock to their client, as the scheme has not yet been approved, but BIG Architects has a feasible strategy for converting ......
From: WebUrbanist | By: Urbanist | Monday, August 3, 2015
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“It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future": so goes a Danish proverb attributed variously to baseball coach Yogi Berra and physicist Niels Bohr. Yet some things are so important — such as projecting the future impacts of climate...
From: Business Insider | By: Bill Laurance | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said it will launch the first ever rule on Monday to cut carbon emissions from power plants, a plan that opponents in the coal industry and their political allies will fight in the courts....
From: Reuters | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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President hails new regulations as "the biggest, most important step" ever taken to combat climate change...
From: Time | By: Justin Worland | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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New Clean Air Act regulations have recently been proposed by the EPA. President Obama will unveil on Monday a set of environmental regulations devised to sharply cut planet-warming greenhouse gas emissions from the nation’s power plants and ultimately...
From: Chicago Boyz | By: Carl from Chicago | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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U.S. President Barack Obama will formally unveil an ambitious plan to combat climate change by reducing carbon emissions from U.S. power plants. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, the initiative faces stiff opposition from coal-producing states and their...
From: Voice of America | By: Michael Bowman | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Compared to the entire world, the United States has the second largest ecological footprint, second only to China. But which of the states within the United States contribute the most to that ecological footprint? California, Texas, and Florida topped...
From: Business Insider | By: Jenny Chen | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Climate models are even more accurate than you thought Drought stunts tree growth for four years, study says Firefighter dies battling blaze as Gov. Brown declares state of emergency GOP leaders shift subtly on warming as Democrats talk boldly How battery-powered...
From: Skeptical Science | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Plan aims to cut power sector carbon emissions by 32 per cent from 2005 levels by 2030
From: Irish Times | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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President Barack Obama will unveil on Monday the final version of his plan to tackle greenhouse gases from coal-fired power plants as he aims to cement his legacy on climate change, a senior administration official said. The revised Clean Power Plan...
From: The Raw Story | By: Reuters | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Part of President Obama's new plan is to cut carbon pollution from power plants by 32 percent by 2030. President Barack Obama will Monday unveil what he called the “biggest, most important step we’ve ever taken” to fight climate change, a sensitive...
From: Free Republic | By: Discovery News | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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In the final proposal, Obama will unveil measures that are tougher than those in the 2014 draft proposal. The rules seek to curb carbon emissions from power plants by 32 percent by 2030.
From: NPR | By: Eyder Peralta | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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