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8 States Sign Action Plan to Promote Clean Cars

posted on June 6, 2014 at 9:13 AM

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Eight states on the East and West coasts have formally committed to working together to put 3.3 million zero-emission vehicles on the nation's roads by 2025.The so-called "action plan" released Thursday follows last... Full Story

Scientist Claims FDA Stole Idea

posted on November 27, 2013 at 11:41 AM

John Hnatio (NAY'-sho) says he learned of the alleged copyright infringement when he saw a similar tool offered for free on the FDA website. Full Story

Farm Groups Appeal Chesapeake Bay Cleanup Ruling

posted on October 11, 2013 at 12:58 PM

The case, according to Farm Bureau President Bob Stallman, is not about protecting the Chesapeake Bay, but rather about whether "EPA can dictate where farming will be allowed, where homes can be built and where businesses can be established." Full Story

Testimony Ends In Closely Watched Md. Poultry Suit

posted on October 26, 2012 at 12:59 PM

The defense argued manure from the 80,000 chickens wasn't escaping in great enough amounts to pollute and noted more than 40 cows also live on the farm. Full Story

Sierra Club blocks Md. natural gas export terminal

posted on April 27, 2012 at 5:57 PM

The Sierra Club says it will block an energy company's plan to export liquefied natural gas from the booming Marcellus Shale formation. Full Story

Maryland mandates processors must help farmers dispose of poultry waste

posted on December 29, 2000 at 8:12 PM

Maryland mandates processors must help farmers dispose of poultry waste
Chicken production, the major industry on Maryland's eastern shore, creates almost 800,000 tons of a combination of sawdust and manure, known as litter, each year. Full Story

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