User: irge304 Topic: Environmental Justice Issues
Category: Pollution
Last updated: Nov 18 2017 03:49 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Here's how you can fight air pollution 17.11.2017 New Kerala: World News
Here's how you can fight air pollution
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The Daily 202: How EPA chief Scott Pruitt wants to redefine ‘environmentalism’ 17.11.2017 Washington Post: Politics
In an interview, Pruitt explains why he wants to partner with the businesses he regulates.
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A Small Town in Pennsylvania Has Been Ripped Apart by a New Gas Plant 17.11.2017 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by the Center for Public Integrity in collaboration with StateImpact Pennsylvania.  The biggest new natural-gas power plant in a state awash with them is taking shape on a mountain ridge overlooking the community it cleaved apart. First came questions about pollution and property values. Lawyers and public-records requests followed. Now […]
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Colorado Springs still rolls coal in heart of city, but may shut Drake plant by 2025 as residents fume 17.11.2017 Denver Post: Local
One of the nation’s last coal-fired power plants in the middle of a city may shut down a decade sooner than planned as Colorado Springs leaders contemplate climate action and urban revitalization along a creek.
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Chill seekers 17.11.2017 BBC: Technology
A simple innovation is helping to cut supermarkets' refrigeration costs by 15%.
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How will green cess be used to tackle pollution, asks Delhi HC 17.11.2017 Delhi – The Indian Express
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EPCA allows entry of trucks into capital, NGT to decide on construction ban today 17.11.2017 Delhi – The Indian Express
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Trump's environmental rollbacks hit California hard, despite Sacramento's resistance 16.11.2017 LA Times: Nation

When 50,000 acre-feet of water went gushing out of the Sacramento River last month, it fast became a test of California’s ability to protect its environmental policies from an increasingly hostile Trump administration.

The episode proved humbling.

Heeding the calls of big agriculture interests...

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Delhi air pollution: Trucks enter city as LG lifts ban; pollution spike likely on Saturday 16.11.2017 Delhi – The Indian Express
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Virat Kohli Joins Hands with Ola in its Campaign against Pollution and Congestion in Delhi-NCR 16.11.2017 New Kerala: World News
Virat Kohli Joins Hands with Ola in its Campaign against Pollution and Congestion in Delhi-NCR
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Toxic algae: Once a nuisance, now a severe nationwide threat 16.11.2017 AP Top News
MONROE, Mich. (AP) -- Competing in a bass fishing tournament two years ago, Todd Steele cast his rod from his 21-foot motorboat - unaware that he was being poisoned....
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Will Washington State Pass the Nation’s First Carbon Tax? 16.11.2017 Mother Jones
Last November, some environmentalists in Washington state went to the polls hoping voters would back an initiative creating the nation’s first tax on carbon pollution. Initiative 732 went down to defeat as the country’s attention focused on Donald Trump’s shocking electoral college win. But now, one year later and buoyed by the Democrats’ pick up […]
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Essential California: Southern California's smog gets worse 16.11.2017 LA Times: Commentary

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Thursday, Nov. 16, and here’s what’s happening across California:

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Smog problems

Measured emissions have been on the decline in Southern California, but the smog has gotten worse for the second straight year. That...

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Algae plague raises doubts about voluntary runoff prevention 16.11.2017 AP National
MONROE, Mich. (AP) -- Competing in a bass fishing tournament two years ago, Todd Steele cast his rod from his 21-foot motorboat - unaware that he was being poisoned....
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Will consider lifting ban on construction in NCR tomorrow: NGT 16.11.2017 Delhi – The Indian Express
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Delhi MLAs tie protective mask on Mahatma Gandhi’s statue 16.11.2017 Delhi – The Indian Express
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Delhi pollution update: EPCA lifts ban on entry of trucks, NGT to review air quality report tomorrow 16.11.2017 Delhi – The Indian Express
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Ireland ranked worst country in Europe for action on climate change 16.11.2017 New Kerala: World News
Ireland ranked worst country in Europe for action on climate change
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Delhi air pollution: Govt request EPCA to advise NCR to implement measures under GRAP, including odd-even  16.11.2017 Delhi – The Indian Express
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Is April 2018 date to roll out BS-VI fuel in Delhi feasible? 16.11.2017 New Kerala: Health News
Is April 2018 date to roll out BS-VI fuel in Delhi feasible?
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