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7:00 pm, October 23, 2014 Olivia Hull As leading state environmental officials look to the Island’s offshore resources to further wind energy goals and mine sand for beach fill, a small but vocal crowd of Vineyarders are airing their concerns about tapping these resources to the detriment of the fisheries and other sea life
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2014-10-23 19:11:38
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Binghamton (WIVT) - State Senate Candidate Andrea Starzak said a three year additional moratorium on fracking is one part of her environmental platform. Starzak said she plans to tour fracking sites in Pennsylvania Friday to get a first-hand look at some of the impacts. The Democrat is also calling for the state to make greater investments in clean energy such as solar, wind and geothermal
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2014-10-23 16:27:11
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management said Tuesday that it will prepare an environmental impact review of a potential oil and - More - 
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2014-10-23 08:55:57
Domestic energy produced by Greenwood’s cloud-enabled wood boiler delivers economic, environmental and social benefits; giving homeowners a practical, carbon-neutral alternative for home heating. (PRWeb October 23, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/10/prweb12270380.ht
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2014-10-23 03:13:08
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Multiple pathways exist to a low greenhouse gas future, all involving increased efficiency and a dramatic shift in energy supply away from fossil fuels. A new tool 'SWITCH' enables policymakers and planners to assess the economic and environmental implications of different energy scenarios. It is presented today at the congress Global Challenges: Achieving Sustainability, hosted by the
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2014-10-23 02:20:06
GRAND FALLS TOWNSHIP, Maine (AP) — Maine's highest court is upholding a state Board of Environmental Protection decision to give a developer the go-ahead to build a wind farm on Passadumkeag Ridge in Grand Falls Township.
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2014-10-22 16:20:55
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Case in point – the subsidy-dependent wind power industry is in emergency panic and attack mode on the heels of a paper documenting soaring electricity prices in the states most dependent on wind power. Wind power lobbyists frequently claim expensive ...
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2014-10-22 14:57:26
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By using silicon fibers coated in glass, researchers have been able to make solar cells from silicon that is 1000 times more impure, and thus cheaper, than the current industry standard. Image: Fredrik A. Martinsen,. Environmental Issues October 22, 2014.
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2014-10-22 14:43:47
The companies estimate that waste oil in China could yield 1.8 billion liters of biofuel annually. "Sustainably produced biofuel ... is expected to play a key role in supporting aviation's growth while meeting environmental goals," the statement said.
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2014-10-22 14:37:01
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The event was in recognition of the second annual National Bioenergy Day, an effort by renewable energy producers across the nation to educate the public about the environmental, economic and community benefits that biomass provides as an energy ...
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2014-10-22 14:25:11
By David Gutman On environmental issues, Sen. Joe Manchin represents the most conservative wing of Senate Democrats, while Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., is pretty close to the party's left wing. But the two are working to find common ground on climate change, looking to develop new technologies that could limit the carbon dioxide emissions of burning fossil fuels and help slow the persistent
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2014-10-22 13:25:32
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A top ethics watchdog group said Wednesday it is suing the Environmental Protection Agency for failing to reveal the role the oil industry played in Obama administration deliberations on the mix of renewable fuels in the nation's gas supplies. Officials with Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) also
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2014-10-22 12:23:18
The two companies estimate that 500 million gallons of “sustainable aviation biofuel” could be made annually in China from cooking oil. "Strong and continuing teamwork between Boeing and COMAC is helping our industry make progress on environmental ...
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2014-10-22 11:05:34
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Tuesday the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia again confirmed that the Environmental Protection Agency can approve E15 ethanol blends in the marketplace, dismissing a petition due to lack of standing. The court found that the ...
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2014-10-22 10:47:43
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A new report from the E.U. estimates the true economic cost of different forms of energy production. It’s no surprise that if environmental costs are considered, renewables—particularly wind power—are a far better bargain than coal power. But it might surprise many that according to a new such analysis , solar power lags far behind wind and even hydroelectric power in its economic impact, at
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2014-10-22 00:43:41