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Environmental News Wrap: Foot-dragging Regulation; The Clean Coal Myth; BP

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: New Mexico’s new governor has used an uncommon political move to stop increased environmental regulation. The two regulations targeted would have made dairy waste disposal more environmental and would have decreased overall green house gas emissions by 3 percent annually. […]Read More

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Weekly Mulch from the Media Consortium: Green Daydreams vs. Reality

By Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium Blogger (reposted with permission) Yesterday, Rep. Ed Markey (D-MA) took Obama administration officials to task for encouraging Americans to believe that the majority of the oil in the Gulf of Mexico had dispersed. People want to believe that everything is OK and I think this report and the way it […]Read More

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Playing it “Safe” With Big Oil: Deepwater Offshore Drilling Moratorium

Once again, the money and power yielded by Big Oil has trumped any concern for the environment, our nation’s natural resources and precious eco systems, countless numbers of plants and animals, as well as the safety and even lives of our fellow human beings. For just last night, the 5th District Court of Appeals has […]Read More