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AmeriScan: July 25, 2014

AmeriScan: July 25, 2014

  Oil Train Rule Cracks Down on Transport of Flammable Materials … Federal Agencies Cut Greenhouse Gases, Increase Renewables … EPA Does ‘Little’ to Curb Methane Emissions … Groups Will Appeal Longmont Fracking...

 

AmeriScan: July 23, 2014

AmeriScan: July 23, 2014

  California Judge Halts Oil Wells Near Pinnacles National Park … THUMS Long Beach Fined for Greenhouse Gas Emissions … Maine City Blocks Tar Sands Pipeline Plan … Pennsylvania Governor Ordered to Release Smog Communications...

 

AmeriScan: July 18, 2014

AmeriScan: July 18, 2014

  California Groundwater Sinks to Record Low … BNSF Agrees to One-Man Crews for Oil Trains … Giant Post-Combustion CO2 Capture Project Under Construction … Minnesota Power Agrees to Cut Emissions, Fund Eco-Projects …...

 

AmeriScan: July 15, 2014

AmeriScan: July 15, 2014

  Land and Water Conservation Fund a Powerful Economic Engine … New York Supreme Court Rejects Fracking Lawsuits … Canadian Firm Fined for Toxic Discharges to Louisiana River … Prairie Pothole Wetlands in Decline …...

 

AmeriScan: May 27, 2014

AmeriScan: May 27, 2014

  Update: Search for Three Missing in Colorado Mudslide Called Off … EPA Protects Fish from Cooling Water Intakes … Pebble Mine Company Sues EPA for Safeguarding Salmon … Emergency Action Keeps Sperm Whales Out of California...

 

AmeriScan: May 16, 2014

AmeriScan: May 16, 2014

  San Diego Ablaze: Fire Crews Battle 14 Fires … Army Corps: Proposed Copper Mine Could Damage U.S. Waters … Titanium Firm Fined $13.75 Million for PCB Pollution … Parasitic Wasp a Warrior in Citrus Greening Fight …...

 

AmeriScan: May 14, 2014

AmeriScan: May 14, 2014

  Emergency Order Targets Bakken Crude Oil Rail Shipments … Solar Panels Installed on White House Roof … Sea Shepherd ‘‘Operation Reef Defense’ Diver Attacked … Greenpeace USA: Nearly 100% Renewable Energy...

 

AmeriScan: May 6, 2014

AmeriScan: May 6, 2014

  Appeals Court Upholds 2013 Renewable Fuel Standard … Safety Board Urges Tougher Refinery Rules After Tesoro Deaths … New York Assembly Passes First U.S. Ban on Plastic Microbeads … New York Governor Commits $1 Billion...

 

AmeriScan: May 2, 2014

AmeriScan: May 2, 2014

  High Wildfire Risk Will Burn Into Federal Budget … Harvard Student Arrested in Fossil Fuel Divestment Protest … Louisiana LNG Terminal Would Minimize Environmental Impacts … Washington Governor Orders Climate Change...

 

AmeriScan: April 28, 2014

AmeriScan: April 28, 2014

  Tornadoes Claim 11 Lives in Arkansas, Oklahoma … U.S.-Malaysian Deal Key to Reuse of Palm Oil Waste … Great Lakes Governors Pledge ‘Mutual Aid’ to Fight Invasive Carp … German Company Fined $1.25 Million...

 

AmeriScan: April 24, 2014

AmeriScan: April 24, 2014

  Cities Curbing Carbon Emissions, Mayors Report … Oahu North Shore Resort Agrees to Conservation Easement … Midwest States Contest Ethanol Ruling in Supreme Court … Jury Awards Sickened Family $3 Million in Texas Fracking...

 

AmeriScan: April 16, 2014

AmeriScan: April 16, 2014

  Deepwater Horizon Cleanup Ends, GM Invests $449M in EVs, Court Upholds Mercury Rule, Mercury High in Remote Parks, Jazz Timber Sale OK’d, Ski Areas Open Year-Round, Marine Sanctuaries Could Expand Active Deepwater Horizon Cleanup...

 

AmeriScan: April 14, 2014

AmeriScan: April 14, 2014

  Getting Out the Green Vote, EPA’s Five-Year Plan, Frack-less in Michigan, Americans Like Ethanol, Los Angeles Loves Energy Star, Olestra Clears Toxins New Coalition Leading Green Voters to the Polls … Climate Change Heads...

 

AmeriScan: Apr. 8, 2014

AmeriScan: Apr. 8, 2014

  Harvard’s $20 Million Climate Fund, U.S. Eats Pirate-Caught Seafood, Hawaii’s Big Palm, Seattle Mariners Named e-Stewards, Eco Comix, Jaguar Habitat Lawsuit, Idaho Trappers Take Lynx Harvard Creates $20 Million Climate Fund...

 

AmeriScan: Apr. 2, 2014

AmeriScan: Apr. 2, 2014

  Renewables Power Google, Fees in National Forests, Rhino Horn Traders Indicted, California Salmon Streams Dry Up, Rare Alaskan Wolf, Navajo-Gallup Water Pumping Plant Apple, Facebook, Google Power Up With Renewables … Judge Allows...

 

AmeriScan: Mar. 28, 2014

AmeriScan: Mar. 28, 2014

  Cutting Methane Emissions, BP Whiting Refinery Spill, Exxon Valdez Lawsuit, Hanford Workers Sick, Fracking-Conservation Balance, Ford Workers Charge EVs for Free Obama’s New Strategy to Cut Methane Emissions … BP Whiting Refinery...

 

AmeriScan: Mar. 24, 2014

AmeriScan: Mar. 24, 2014

  Deadly Washington Mudslide, Hanford Nuclear Leak, EPA Wins Mountaintop Mining Case, New Pesticide Cyantraniliprole, Ocean Tidal Power, Wooden High-Rise Buildings Landslide in Washington State Claims 14 Lives … Feds Must Clear Nuclear...

 

AmeriScan: Mar. 18, 2014

AmeriScan: Mar. 18, 2014

  America’s Newest Wilderness, WIPP Radiation Rumors, Efficient Commercial Cold  Storage, Pesticide in Nursing Homes, Court Lets Buffalo Roam, Colorado OKs GMO Ballot Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Declared Wilderness …...

 

AmeriScan: Mar. 14, 2014

AmeriScan: Mar. 14, 2014

  Cape Wind Permit Upheld, BP Business Ban Lifted, Mercury in Seafood Lawsuit, Asian Carp Move North, Endangered Murrelet Protected, Gas-Powered Car Gets 74 MPG Court Upholds First U.S. Offshore Wind Farm Permit … EPA Allows BP to...

 

AmeriScan: Mar. 7, 2014

AmeriScan: Mar. 7, 2014

  Two Million Against Keystone XL, Bison Trap Blockade, Kalamazoo Spill Protesters, Inert Pesticide Ingredients, DC Gas Leaks, Catalina Island Foxes Keystone XL Opponents Deliver Two Million Comments … Bison Trap Blockader Arrested,...