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December 19, 2014 Could New York's Fracking Ban Have Domino Effect?Source: National Geographic
New York's decision to ban fracking for health reasons could reverberate beyond the state, bolstering other efforts to limit the controversial method of drilling for oil and natural gas.
December 18, 2014 Washington governor unveils carbon cap-and-trade planSource: Reuters
Washington Governor Jay Inslee on Wednesday laid out a plan for a carbon cap-and-trade program aimed at fighting global warming and raising $1 billion a year for state schools and public transportation initiatives, but he will...
December 18, 2014 Energy and sustainability priorities shifting in 2015Source: Fierce Energy
Priorities in energy and sustainability management are shifting, according to an Ecova report that aggregates the findings from a survey of more than 500 C-suite executives, energy and facility managers, and finance and...
December 18, 2014 U.S. power plant emissions fall as regulation looms
International Business Times - Second-quarter carbon dioxide emissions were down 10 percent in the îRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiativeî service area, where they can be monitored, mostly due to cool weather in the...
Source: The Guardian
The Waigaoqiao coal-fired power plant located in Shanghai has been violating China’s national standards for nitrogen oxides every week since new standards came into force in July, according to analysis of publicly available...
Washington Post - But according to Edwin Lyman, a senior scientist with the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî who works on nuclear issues, there are many problems with the environmental scientists' letter -- and...
December 18, 2014 How the 2014 Oil Price Collapse Threatens SustainabilitySource: Triple Pundit
1980 was the last time we had an oil price collapse. Americans buying fuel-efficient vehicles created the 1980 oil price collapse, just as they have contributed to today’s oil price collapse. But what consumers did in response to...
December 18, 2014 Gov. Andrew Cuomo Bans Fracking In New York Over Health ConcernsSource: CBS News
Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration prohibited fracking in New York Wednesday citing unresolved health issues and dubious economic benefits of the widely used gas-drilling technique.
December 17, 2014 OPEC signals ‘wait and see’ approach could last a yearSource: Euro News
Core Gulf OPEC oil producers signalled this week they are prepared to wait as long as six months to a year to see the market stabilise, quashing hopes for any quick intervention to stop the price rout that took crude to under...
December 17, 2014 Is fracking polluting the air?Source: USA Today
Toxic air pollution from fracking causes a wide spectrum of health problems for Americans across the country, an environmental group charged in a report released Tuesday.
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