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New EPA guidance on retrofits

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jul 02, 2010

EPA's Clean Diesel Campaign has issued new technical bulletins to for those considering using diesel oxidation catalysts or diesel particulate filters ...

Virginia eyes offshore drilling funds for...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 23, 2010

Although still years from actually sinking an offshore oil well, the state of Virginia is considering using royalties from these future ...

Texas battles EPA over greenhouse gas

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 17, 2010

The EPA has been skulking around trying to find a backdoor way to regulate carbon dioxide, the alleged greenhouse gas. ...

Porche experiments with hybrid flywheel

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 12, 2010

If the Prius and other hybrid electric cars leave you dissatisfied, know at least that Porche is tinkering with an ...

Greenpeace leader admits lies on global warming

Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 21, 2009

Tell me it isn't so. Turns out the Artic ice won't all be gone by 2030 because of global warming and this ...

The cap and trade fiasco

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jul 01, 2009

Toward the end of the Weimar Republic in Germany there was a joke going around Berlin about why the street ...

Doubts cast on EPA’s role in regulating carbon...

Posted by Tom Jackson on May 13, 2009

The EPA's big power grab, setting itself up to regulate carbon dioxide as a threat to human health, may be ...

This muddy water don’t taste like wine

Posted by Tom Jackson on May 11, 2009

With apologies to ZZ Top...the Yadkin Riverkeeper's Muddy Water Watch is holding two classes to train volunteers to monitor construction sites ...

Killing coal, tilting at windmills

Posted by Tom Jackson on May 08, 2009

Despite ever increasing electricity demands, there's a huge slowdown in the construction of coal fired power plants--nine just this year, ...

Construction: greener, cleaner than you imagined

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 22, 2009

For having such a dirty reputation, the construction industry is a lot greener than many thought--accounting for less than one-percent ...

Green jobs–mostly a sham

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 21, 2009

If it were Rush Limbaugh saying this, that would be one thing. But this is a distinguished group of researchers ...

EPA declares carbon dioxide a danger

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 17, 2009

We knew this was coming. Now the only debate is whether the EPA will get authority to write the regulations ...

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