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Shared from the 2/28/2020 The Denver Post eEdition TRUMP ADMINISTRATION By Ellen Knickmeyer
The Associated Press WASHINGTON»The Trump administration moved Thursday on a water-recycling push it says could get good use out of more of the wastewater that industries, cities and farms spew out...
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Posted by on in Energy Efficiency
A federal judge on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, allowed California's updated light bulb efficiency standards to take effect with the new year Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020. U.S. District Judge Kimberly Mueller of Sacramento rejected a petition from the National Electrical Manufacturers Association and the ...
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Posted by on in Climate Change
Shared from the 3/3/2020 The Denver Post eEdition BERLIN » Scientists say that half of the world’s sandy beaches could disappear by the end of the century if climate change continues unchecked. Researchers at the European Union’s Joint Research Center in Ispra, Italy, used satellite images to...
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Posted by on in Wildlife Conservation
As people of faith, we are called to care for all of God’s children and to protect God’s creation. The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is an inspiring, wild landscape. It is home to polar bears, wolves, the sacred Porcupine Caribou Herd that is 180,000 strong, and migratory birds tying the Arctic Re...
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The New York Times By Hiroko Tabuchi March 2, 2020 The misleading language appears in at least nine reports, including environmental studies and impact statements on major watersheds in the American West that could be used to justify allocating increasingly scarce water to farmers at the...
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BY REBECCA BEITSCH - 02/26/20 05:34 PM EST  130 Political appointees at the Department of the Interior overruled staff objections to a rule that eased offshore drilling regulations, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday.   The ...
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Posted by on in Air Quality
https://www.inverse.com/science/second-hand-smoke-us-maps Scientists estimate that each year in the U.S., outdoor air pollution shortens the lives of about 100,000 people by one to two decades. As it turns out, much of this pollution originates not in a person’s own neighborhood, but up to hundreds...
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Posted by on in Environmental Heroes
The Quardian has an announcement… in service of the escalating climate emergency, we have made an important decision – to renounce fossil fuel advertising, becoming the first major global news organisation to institute an outright ban on taking money from companies that extract fossil fuels. ...
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Posted by on in Fossil Fuels
Shared from the 2/26/2020 The Denver Post eEdition NEW YORK » JPMorgan Chase & Co. will no longer do business with coal companies and will restrict financing to companies that drill in the Arctic, the company announced Tuesday. The announcement came in tandem with the bank announcing that it w...
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Posted by on in General Environment
Shared from the 2/26/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Ellen Knickmeyer The Associated Press   WASHINGTON» Describing windows rattled by industrial blasts and windowsills covered in toxic ash, an African-American resident of Texas’ oil hub joined Democratic lawmakers, state offi...
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Posted by on in Climate Change
Shared from the 2/23/2020 The Denver Post eEdition No need to kneel in church at high tide By Hannah Beech and Jes Aznar © The New York Times Co. BATASAN, PHILIPPINES» When the floods invade her home at night — and they always do, a little higher each year — Pelagia Villarmia curls up on her...
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Posted by on in Climate Change
The most extreme risks of climate change can’t be ruled out -- including the collapse of human civilization, according to JPMorgan Chase & Co. “The response to climate change should be motivated not only by central estimates of outcomes but also by the likelihood of extreme events,” bank ec...
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Posted by on in Human Health
  The coronavirus spreading from China has sickened at least 73,000 people and killed at least 2,000, setting in motion a global health emergency. But humans aren’t the only species infected. Coronaviruses attack a variety of birds and mammals. The new virus seems to have leapt from wildlife ...
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Shared from the 2/20/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Susan Montoya Bryan The Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE» Projects to reduce the risk of wildfires and protect water sources in the West have created jobs and infused more money in local economies, researchers say, and they were funded by a par...
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Shared from the 2/20/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Bruce Finley
The Denver Post Eighty percent of voters in Colorado and seven other Western states prioritize air, land, water and wildlife issues as key factors in electing leaders, including more than four in 10 who say the environment is v...
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Posted by on in Fossil Fuels
Shared from the 2/20/2020 The Denver Post eEdition OIL AND GAS POLLUTION PLAN By Judith Kohler
The Denver Post Two environmental groups are suing the Environmental Protection Agency for what they say is a failure to ensure that required plans are in place to protect Colorado’s Front Range fro...
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Posted by on in Earth Violators
Shared from the 2/20/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Ellen Knickmeyer
The Associated Press WASHINGTON» The Trump administration completed the fewest cleanups of toxic Superfund sites last year than any administration since the program’s first years in the 1980s, figures released by the Environment...
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Posted by on in Earth Violators
The Trump administration has offered oil companies a chunk of the American west that’s four times the size of California – an expansive drilling plan that threatens to entrench the industry at the expense of other outdoor jobs, while locking in enough emissions to undermine global climate policy. E...
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Posted by on in Environmental Heroes
Shared from the 2/18/2020 The Denver Post eEditorial By Karen Weise © The New York Times Co. Jeff Bezos SEATTLE»Jeff Bezos, Amazon’s chief executive and the world’s richest man, said on Monday that he was committing $10 billion to address the climate crisis in a new initiative he called the ...
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Shared from the 2/18/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Faye Flam
Bloomberg Opinion Overall, it’s good news that President Donald Trump has declared he’s in favor of planting trees — it’s perhaps the one thing he has in common with people who care about the long-term future of the planet. Trees...
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