Day: June 27, 2008

Climate Change and Politics Editorial Rants Environmental News Environmental Protection Agency Global Warming News Government Policy Politics

Petulant White House Refuses to Open EPA Email Because Bush

Now there’s leadership for ‘ya… In April 2007 the Supreme Court ruled that the Environmental Protection agency has the authority and obligation to regulate greenhouse gas emissions as pollutants that contribute to climate change. The ruling also made clear that the EPA could not shrink from this responsibility unless it provides a scientific bases for […]Read More

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Gulf Coast Energy Starts Building Wood-Fired Ethanol Plant In Alabama

Later this month the construction will begin of one of America’s very first ethanol plants fueled by wood scraps. The plant, developed by Gulf Coast Energy, is located in an abandoned lumber mill in Alabama´s Black Belt.   The production facility uses gasification on wood waste to produce ethanol and this method is quite different from […]Read More