Renewable Energy

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Bush State of the Union address offers tepid energy initiatives 24 Jan 2007 at 11:01am Today we have the high privilege and distinct honor of blurbing the State of the Union address. It was largely a muted, desultory affair, reflecting the fact that President Bush is trapped in a foreign quagmire, his Republican congressional bootlickers are abandoning him, and the public loathes him more …

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Environmental News: Environmental News from Grist

Bush State of the Union address offers tepid energy initiatives 24 Jan 2007 at 11:01am Today we have the high privilege and distinct honor of blurbing the State of the Union address. It was largely a muted, desultory affair, reflecting the fact that President Bush is trapped in a foreign quagmire, his Republican congressional bootlickers are abandoning him, and the public loathes him more …

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Environmental News: Environmental News from Grist

Citizen, environmental groups sue Texas guv over controversial coal plants 19 Jan 2007 at 11:01am The big ol’ mess in Texas over TXU Corp.’s plan to build 11 coal-fired plants just got messier: four citizen and environmental groups have sued the state’s governor, Rick Perry (R), for fast-tracking the permit process. Thanks to a swaggerific executive order Perry issued two years ago — which …

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Environmental News: Environmental News from Grist

Citizen, environmental groups sue Texas guv over controversial coal plants 19 Jan 2007 at 11:01am The big ol’ mess in Texas over TXU Corp.’s plan to build 11 coal-fired plants just got messier: four citizen and environmental groups have sued the state’s governor, Rick Perry (R), for fast-tracking the permit process. Thanks to a swaggerific executive order Perry issued two years ago — which …

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Environmental News: Environmental News from Grist

Canada replaces environment minister, pledges to get greener 5 Jan 2007 at 11:01am As part of a major cabinet shakeup, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has replaced oft-criticized Environment Minister Rona Ambrose with former Treasury Board head John Baird, acknowledging that his government needs to greenify. “We’ve clearly determined we need to do more on the environment,” Harper said. “Particularly when it comes … …

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