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CANNONSVILLE – The New York City Department of Environmental Protection will build a 14-megawatt hydroelectric generating plant on the Cannonsville Reservoir. Power from the facility will be sent to the power grid. “It will help keep electricity prices low ...
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2014-09-18 06:08:49
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A UC regents committee decided Wednesday not to sell off stocks and holdings in oil, coal and natural gas from the university's $91-billion endowment and retirement funds but moved to have environmental and social issues more deeply influence investment ...
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2014-09-18 15:28:38
Dinneen explained that the RFS and ethanol production saves consumers money at the pump, decreases America's foreign oil dependence, and helps rural America. He goes on to discuss the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) proposed cuts to this ...
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2014-09-17 03:20:38
DEPOSIT, N.Y. (AP) - New York City says it plans to build a new hydroelectric plant in upstate New York. Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Emily Lloyd says the new facility will be built at the city's Cannonsville Reservoir in Delaware County.
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2014-09-17 03:14:16
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Hollywood actor and environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio has been named a United Nations Messenger of Peace, a post he will use to raise awareness about climate change, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Tuesday.






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2014-09-16 13:49:47
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Apparently he was none too pleased to read “Ethanol's Broken Promise,” Environmental Working Group's recent report that showed that reducing corn ethanol consumption would help lower greenhouse gas emissions. But in a response he wrote with his ...
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2014-09-16 13:47:39
And according to many analysts, prices are likely to keep falling. That's the good news. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is set to release its latest quota for the amount of biofuel that must be added to gasoline. The Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) ...
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2014-09-16 11:56:14
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New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Commissioner Emily Lloyd today announced that the department will build a new hydroelectric facility at the City's Cannonsville Reservoir, located in Delaware County, according to a news release ...
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2014-09-16 11:28:04
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Global warming promises to send us a flood of environmental asylum seekers. Do we put out the welcome mat, or pull up the gangplanks?
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2014-09-16 08:09:25
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced $2 million FAA grant to South Bend International Airport to reduce emissions and improve air quality by installing a geothermal heating and cooling system at the airport through FAA’s Voluntary Airport Low Emission program. New system will reduce airport’s natural gas operating needs by nearly 4 million cubic feet/year, resulting
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2014-09-16 07:44:38
September 16, 2014 - U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced $2 million FAA grant to South Bend International Airport to reduce emissions and improve air quality by installing a geothermal heating and cooling system at the airport through ...
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2014-09-16 07:36:47
A major new report says the world can tackle climate change without harming economic growth. Heres the digested readAbout 80% of the worlds economic output comes from cities, but they also account for 70% of energy use and associated emissions. At least 1bn people are expected to swell the population of developing world cities in the next 15 years, but if that growth is unstructured and unplanned it will incur economic, social and environmental costs a lower quality of life for city residents, and problems for the future in global warming
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2014-09-16 05:12:24
A facility of Lopez-owned Energy Development Corporation (EDC) has been accorded ISO:14001:2004 certification, a testament to its initiative of mitigating environmental risks and impact on its operations. The company, in a press statement, has noted that the Environment Management System (EMS) accreditation by SGS Philippines for its Southern Negros geothermal plant “is a specific model for
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2014-09-13 14:31:25
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Biomethane as a substitute for the fossil energy carrier natural gas offers a variety of options and applications for a sustainable energy supply. Nevertheless, a consequent market penetration is still pending because of a lack of standardized and transnational frame conditions. Scientists of the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) and the German Biomass Research Centre (DBFZ) and
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2014-09-12 07:41:15
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A senior project manager for solar energy system installer SolarCity will discuss the potential for solar power during the Western New York Environmental Summit from on Sept. 27 at Daemen College. The conference, which will run from 8:30 a.m. to noon at ...
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2014-09-12 07:24:19