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February 27, 2013 CEOs Call for Giving Fossil-Fuel Tax Break to RenewablesSource: Bloomberg
Congress should expand a tax incentive reserved for the fossil fuel industry known as master limited partnerships to the renewable energy industry, a coalition of chief executive officers said in a report released Feb. 25. That...
February 26, 2013 NY landowners say delayed decision on gas drilling technique is killing their dreams of richesSource: Washington Post
BINGHAMTON, N.Y. — When word spread about the potential natural gas riches of the Marcellus Shale, Kimberly More saw it as the hope for saving her horse farm. She figured that leasing her 170 acres to a drilling company could...
February 26, 2013 It's time to reduce nuclear dangers
South Bend Tribune - a physicist who helped develop the first U.S. hydrogen bomb, has served as a security adviser to several administrations. Lisbeth Gronlund is a senior scientist and co-director of the Global Security Program...
February 26, 2013 High-stakes trial resumes over 2010 Gulf oil spill
Yahoo! Finance - But the federal government, Gulf Coast states and individuals and businesses hope to convince a federal judge that the company and its partners in the ill-fated drilling project are liable for much more in civil...
Source: Science Daily
The UN's Sustainable Energy for All initiative, if successful, could make a significant contribution to the efforts to limit climate change to target levels, according to a new analysis from IIASA and ETH Zurich.
February 25, 2013 European energy policy falters amid economic downturnSource: Reuters
Economic crisis has bought time to tackle the problem of unreliable and costly European power but raised the risk that no one will pick up a 1 trillion euro ($1.3 trillion) bill to improve the supply network, a new report has...
February 25, 2013 Water: The Big Issue for FrackingSource: CleanTech Blog
On February 13, the Cleveland office of the law firm McDonald Hopkins hosted a panel to discuss the pivotal water issues facing producers of oil/gas from shale via fracking. In addition to three MH attorneys, the panel also...
February 25, 2013 Poland Springs Water Bottles Could Have Gas ContaminationSource: Nashua Patch
NH Department of Health and Human Services issued a consumer advisory Feb. 22 that recommends consumers who purchased 3 gallon or 5 gallon water bottles from Poland Spring since Nov. 1, 2012 check them for possible gasoline odors...
February 25, 2013 U.S. Justice, Gulf states crafting BP spill settlement
Yahoo! India News - (Reuters) - The U.S. government and Gulf Coast states are considering offering BP Plc a deal under which it pays $16 billion to settle civil suits stemming from the deadly 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion and...
February 25, 2013 BP, Halliburton, Transocean, plaintiffs’ lawyers all prepare to face off in gulf oil spill trialSource: Washington Post
One of the biggest legal circuses on Earth — the trial of BP over the extent of its responsibility for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill — is scheduled to open in New Orleans on Monday, featuring 34 leading lawyers in the...
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