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Study Finds Keystone XL Would Have Much Larger Impact Than State Department Suggests

Published: 
Tue, 03/04/2014 - 10:29pm
Category: 
Energy

The State Department's final environmental impact analysis for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline downplays the significance the pipeline would have for development of the Canadian tar sands, according to a new analysis from a United Kingdom-based group. 

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Scientists urge California to boost target for cutting emissions

Published: 
Mon, 02/24/2014 - 10:20pm
Category: 
Energy

A group of California scientists Wednesday urged state lawmakers to adopt a steeper target for cutting greenhouse gas emissions after 2020.

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An EV in Every Garage

Published: 
Sat, 08/17/2013 - 12:24pm
Category: 
Transportation

Four years ago, the number of electric vehicles on California roads was pretty close to zero.  At the end of this year, it will be about 50,000.  

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Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reached New Highs In 2012, World Meterological Organization Says

Published: 
Thu, 11/07/2013 - 8:59am
Category: 
Energy

Atmospheric volumes of greenhouse gases blamed for climate change hit a new record in 2012, the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) said on Wednesday.

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Colorado Governor Proposes Strict Limits on Greenhouse Gas Leaks From Drilling

Published: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 9:13am
Category: 
Energy

Gov. John W. Hickenlooper of Colorado proposed on Monday tough new limits on leaks of methane and other gases from well sites and storage tanks.