Why advanced energy is winning, despite federal odds (and oddities)

July 3, 2017 by  
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In a twist on the decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement, might observers have cared more about losing it than they did about signing it?

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Why advanced energy is winning, despite federal odds (and oddities)

Why EPEAT approved the MacBook Pro despite recycling concerns

October 24, 2012 by  
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Here's an inside look at what took place behind the decision to approve the laptop — and the lessons we all learned about sustainability's clout.

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Indonesia Allows Adoption of Sumatran Tigers as Pets for $100,000

January 21, 2010 by  
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In what might be one of the most unorthodox methods of preserving an endangered species, the government of Indonesia announced recently that it will begin authorizing individuals to adopt the imperiled Sumatran Tigers to raise as pets.

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No Child Left Unpolluted In Texas: School Absence Rates Linked To Air Quality

January 21, 2010 by  
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Big ol’ Chevy Tahoe. Image credit: AutoWeek. The Star-Telegram is reporting that ” The health effects of air pollution are a major topic in Texas because the state is one of the most polluted in the country.

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Washington DC’s Plastic Bag Tax Takes Effect This Week

January 3, 2010 by  
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Photo via Scholastic The city government of Washington DC, beginning this month, will impose a tax of 5 cents per plastic bags for supermarket customers. City officials plan to use the increased revenue to combat pollution in a local river

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Pew: Less Media On Climate in 2009 Than Two Years Previous

January 3, 2010 by  
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The Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism is out with a new report on the media coverage–or should I say the lack of media coverage–of climate change and the environment in 2009.

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Taking Aim: First Wolf Hunt in 45 Years Expected In Sweden

December 3, 2009 by  
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For the first time in 45 years, a wolf hunt is expected to take place in Sweden. In October, the Swedish parliament made the decision to limit the wolf population to 210 animals and will issue hunting permits in areas where the wolves have reproduced in the past three years.

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Taking Aim: First Wolf Hunt in 45 Years Expected In Sweden

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