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California Regulators to Restore Emissions-Cutting Fuel Rule

posted on September 25, 2015 at 6:02 PM

California regulators are poised to restore rules requiring a 10 percent cut in carbon emissions on fuels sold in the state by 2020. Full Story

Climate Change Focus of Obama Alaska Trip

posted on September 3, 2015 at 4:40 PM

Climate Change Focus of Obama Alaska Trip
The commander-in-chief kicked off a 3 day tour in Alaska early this week by addressing a State Department-sponsored summit on climate change in Anchorage. The president claimed man-made environmental problems threaten Alaskan homes and... Full Story

Market to Market (September 26, 2014)

posted on September 26, 2014 at 7:11 PM

Market to Market (September 26, 2014)
Full Program: The world’s largest carbon emitting nations gather to fight global climate change. Drought stricken forests burn as the search for water causes land to collapse. Those who make a living with their voices make the call for top honors. Market... Full Story

Environmental group touts Iowa's solar capability

posted on January 31, 2014 at 3:26 PM

A new report by an environmental group says Iowa ranks 16th in the nation for the amount of solar power it could reasonably produce Full Story

To Clean Up Coal, Obama Pushes More Oil Production

posted on December 27, 2013 at 12:09 PM

Some environmentalists complain that it ends up releasing more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere than is stored underground as waste. Full Story

Obama Links Keystone Approval To Carbon Emissions

posted on June 27, 2013 at 5:14 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Tuesday that the proposed Keystone XL pipeline project from Canada to Texas should only be approved if it doesn't worsen carbon pollution.The $7 billion pipeline has become a contentious... Full Story

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