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April 30, 2013 New EPA Report to Congress Highlights National Success in Clean Air Benefits and Fuel Savings of Diesel Emissions Reduction Program
trucknews.com - Schaeffer highlighted some significant features of the report: -- DERA received almost $470 million through annual appropriations and "American Recovery and Reinvestment Act" (ARRA) funds between 2008 and 2010; --...
April 23, 2013 Late 20th century was warmest in 1,400 yearsSource: AP
PARIS — Earth was cooling until the end of the 19th century and a hundred years later, the planet's surface was on average warmer than at any time in the previous 1,400 years, according to climate records presented on Sunday.
April 22, 2013 Highest deforestation rates 1990-2000, by country
News.Mongabay - These figures are derived from data provided in "Forest Resources Assessment 2005" by the îFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nationsî. A negative number for "Annual change" and/or "total...
April 22, 2013 Report confirms human impact on global climate
rtcc.org - The îEPAî already uses air pollution laws to limit greenhouse gas emissions and could use the Clean îWaterî Act to protect marine life from rising acidity levels linked to higher concentrations...
April 12, 2013 Americans Still Divided on Energy-Environment Trade-OffSource: Gallup
PRINCETON, NJ -- Americans divide evenly when asked whether the U.S. should prioritize energy production (46%) or environmental protection (45%) when the goals conflict. From 2001 to 2008, Americans consistently came down on the...
April 4, 2013 It's still the economy, not the environmentSource: NBC News
A new Gallup poll finds that 48 percent of Americans think economic growth should be given priority even if the environment suffers somewhat. In contrast, 43 percent say the environment should get priority even at the risk of...
Source: Huff Post
A recent poll conducted by the Pew Research Center shows that a majority of Americans support the Keystone XL pipeline. According to the nonpartisan group, 66 percent of Americans favor construction of the pipeline, which would...
April 2, 2013 Report links millions of deaths to Chinese air pollution
I4U NEWS - He has kept a low profile, but as the Chinese ambassador to the World Trade Organization, nobody can ignore his job, especially given the slowdown of Chinese exports and the rising trade-remedy cases against China amid...
Source: Science Recorder
The authors concluded that this study is part of the growing body of evidence that suggests the U.S. should change the way it deals with waste water.
April 1, 2013 Poll: Americans want U.S. to prepare for climate changeSource: USA Today
Should the United States prepare for climate change? And who should pay? A Stanford University survey released Thursday finds that 82% of Americans want the nation to prepare, but most don't want government to pay.
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