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ENN.com: Environmental News Network -- Know Your Environment. Lithium-air batteries are considered highly promising technologies for electric cars and portable electronic devices because of their potential for delivering a high energy output in proportion to their weight. But such batteries have some pretty serious drawbacks: They waste much of the injected energy as heat and degrade relatively...
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We grew up learning a tradition of respect for water, hearing our Elders praying with water. Water is a part of every second of our lives, everything has water flowing through it, everything has life. We are getting away from the traditional and cultural way of doing things, which has a direct impact on our thinking, on our brains. Moving away from our traditions, we're not building a good...
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News and blog articles about the environment and information on current environmental issues and topics affecting planet earth. The Earth Times aims to provide you with current environmental news coverage and green blogs to give you the background information needed to better understand what can...
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Mother Nature Network is the world's leading source for environmental news, advice on sustainable living, conservation and social responsibility. November 29, 2016, 3:02 p.m. by Robin Shreeves Spoiler alert: Everyone's talking about 'Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life,' but for those who have...
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Government regulations forced the Yup’ik to give up their semi-nomadic existence. Now, the land where they settled is vanishing. A flawed tribal court structure, little local law enforcement and a lack of funding fail to protect women from violence. USGS now says the region has the nation’s...
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The forest ecosystem — bugs, soil, logs dead or alive, roots, shrubs, creepers, vines, trees, and all — is one hell of a long-term polyamorous relationship. The Olympics bring their host cities new stadiums, trains, and glistening abs — but which of those benefit them in the long run? The agency fessed up to the lapse and asked for an extension: It will reassess fuel farming by the end of next...
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Algae that live in and under the sea ice play a much greater role for the Arctic food web than previously assumed. In a new study, biologists of the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) showed that not only animals that live directly under the ice thrive on carbon produced by so-called ice algae. Even species that mostly live at greater depth depend to...
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U.S. Sen. Angus King held a public meeting in May in Orono that more than 1,200 supporters of the proposed national monument in the Katahdin region attended. I was there and saw many of my friends, neighbors and relatives join in the standing ovations for King and the director of the National Park Service. That was nearly two months ago, and King has yet to make any public statement of support...
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West Virginia University researchers studying drilling wastes produced at a pair of research wells near Morgantown say they are well […]. Arch Coal subsidiary Mingo Logan Coal has lost another legal round with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in federal appeals […]. Ryman Hospitality Properties Inc. (NYSE:RHP) (0.2%) (RHP – $50.65 – NYSE) is a Nashville, Tennessee based REIT that owns...
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To date, over 250 current and recent mayors, city council members and county supervisors from Oakland and Fresno to San Fernando and Chula Vista, have signed on to endorse Gov. Jerry Brown’s vision to place 1.5 million zero emission vehicles on California’s roads by 2025. By accelerating the deployment of clean vehicles, we can clean up our air, reduce global warming pollution, improve public...
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Under the newly announced Clean Power Plan, gas and coal power plants will pollute 32 percent less and clean energy sources such as wind and solar will meet much more of the nation’s electricity needs. Environment America is proud of the role we’ve played to galvanize public support for this historic plan. With continued commitment from President Obama and state leaders, and strong backing from...
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ELI makes law work for people, places and the planet. A settling CWA and OPA defendant must pay $62 million in civil penalties and over $5.4 million in unreimbursed federal removal costs in connection with two separate oil transmission pipeline failures -- one in Michigan and one in Illinois -- that resulted in discharges of oil to waters of the United States; the proposed consent decree also...
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Pollution from agribusiness is responsible for some of America’s most intractable water quality problems – including the “dead zones” in the Chesapeake Bay, the Gulf of Mexico and Lake Erie, and the pollution of countless streams and lakes with nutrients, bacteria, sediment and pesticides. Today’s agribusiness practices – from the concentration of thousands of animals and their waste in small...
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Market-leading information resource driving sustainability in business. Business news and commentary, daily and weekly newsletters, expert advice, industry reports, white papers, suppliers directory, conferences, seminars and annual exhibition for UK Sustainability professionals to help make businesses more sustainable. Despite successfully expanding renewable energy capacity, Scotland's...
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Houston-Galveston Citizens\' Environmental Coalition - The Citizens’ Environmental Coalition is an alliance of diverse nonprofit, governmental, and. 1. Hot-weather records keep being set – and more look to be in the making ( Bill Davidson – Texas Climate News, 24/7/2016) “With the National Weather Service warning of ‘dangerous heat and humidity’ across a huge swath of the country this weekend...
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Global warming is taking its toll on people and the environment around the world. Here in the U.S., we see more extreme weather like heat waves, droughts, floods, and bad air days because of global warming. We know that to avoid catastrophe and meet the goals of the Paris climate agreement, the US will need to cut overall global warming pollution by more than 80 percent by mid-century. The...
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Though solar power is really beginning to take off in Texas, it can still be challenging for some residential homeowners and renters to obtain. Some locations are not permitted to install solar panels, renters rarely have any say in the matter, many families and individuals cannot afford the up-front costs of going solar, and other sites are just not fit to harvest energy (e.g. there is a lot...
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Tyson Foods, one of the world’s largest meat and poultry producers, dumps more toxic pollution into the nation’s waters than any other agribusiness, and produces the most animal manure of five major companies assessed nationwide, a new report said today. The Environment New York Research & Policy Center study documented pollution from Tyson and four other major agriculture conglomerates,...
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Nuverra protects the environment and our clients’ interests through responsible implementation of full-cycle environmental solutions. By leveraging our ability to adapt to rapidly changing environmental issues, we engage our client partners through ideas, analysis and solutions to provide safe, effective and reliable environmental solutions. Nuverra enhances our partners’ operations by...
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Environmental News Articles. Delivering environmental news and issues from around the planet. Today we celebrated “International March Against Monsanto”. In the city of Brisbane, Australia, over 2000 people felt the moral duty to attend the peaceful protest. A number of guest speakers gave inspiring and informative presentations. The peaceful, yet spirited crowd united against Monsanto by...
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