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INDIA GREEN NEWS: India's INDCs in Final Stage; Sustainable Development Possible Along with Greenhouse Gas Cuts; Plans Approved for 'Solar Cities'
posted by Ariel Cooper, 8/28/15
Ariel Cooper, Program Assistant, San Francisco: India Green News is a selection of ...
Yes, California Can Cut Our Need for Petroleum in Half by 2030. Here's How.
posted by Simon Mui, 8/28/15
Simon Mui, Director, Clean Vehicles and Fuels, San Francisco: Senate Pro Tem Kevin ...
Opposition Poll Still Shows Californians Overwhelmingly Support New Clean Energy Targets in SB 350
posted by Alex Jackson, 8/28/15
Alex Jackson, Legal Director, California Climate Project, San Francisco: More than ...
How a California State Agency Is Dropping the Ball on Water Efficiency During an Epic Drought
posted by Tracy Quinn, 8/28/15
Tracy Quinn, Water Policy Analyst, Santa Monica, California: Earlier this week, a state ...
Elevated Indoor Air Pollution Levels During NDTV Breathe Clean Conclave in New Delhi
posted by Anjali Jaiswal, 8/28/15
Anjali Jaiswal, Senior Attorney, San Francisco: Guest blog by Nehmat Kaur, NRDC India ...
Dirty Air Campaign Opposing Safe Air for Americans Founded on Falsehoods
posted by John Walke, 8/28/15
John Walke, Clean Air Director/ Senior Attorney, Washington, D.C.: Lobbyists for polluting ...
Clean Water Rule Litigation Update: Let's All Just Take a Breath
posted by Jon Devine, 8/28/15
Jon Devine, Senior Attorney, Washington, D.C.: If you're following the legal fallout ...
Time for Presidential Leadership in the Arctic
posted by Rhea Suh, 8/28/15
Rhea Suh, President, New York City: President Obama's upcoming trip to Alaska offers ...
Water and Wastewater Systems Are Still At-Risk 10 Years after Katrina
posted by Ben Chou, 8/27/15
Ben Chou, Water Policy Analyst, Santa Monica, California: It's hard to believe that ...
NOAA Releases an Important Fisheries Climate Science Strategy
posted by Lisa Suatoni, 8/27/15
Lisa Suatoni, Senior Scientist, New York: The Fisheries Climate Science Strategy released ...

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Congrats to the Big Winners of Our Latest Photo Contest!
posted by Gail Henry, 7/11/13
By Gail Henry We're happy to announce the Summer 2013 winners ...
Solar Warrior
posted by Mark Andrew Boyer, 7/11/13
By Mark Andrew Boyer On a sunny but blustery morning on the Pine ...
A Shift in the Wind: Mourning the Arizona Wildfire Hotshots
posted by Michael Kodas, 7/2/13
By Michael Kodas “We are the land of the free because of the brave,” ...

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Estados Unidos lanzó su Plan de Energía Limpia ¿Qué podemos esperar de América Latina?
posted by Carolina Herrera, 8/26/15
Este blog fue escrito por: Maria Alejandra Martinez y Carolina Herrera Jáuregui. La versión original ...
Verano de progreso en la lucha contra el cambio climático
posted by Adrianna Quintero, 8/26/15
Agosto empezó bien tanto para la salud de nuestra comunidad que vive en Estados Unidos como para la ...
"Eran mares los cañales..."
posted by Evelyn Arevalo, 8/21/15
Cañaveral en flor es una de las poesías de Alfredo Espino que mi madre solía recitar con frecuencia ...
Presenciando el progreso sobre el clima en EE.UU.
posted by Rhea Suh, 8/20/15
El Plan de Energía Limpia es el paso más importante que Estados Unidos puede tomar para combatir el ...

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Two Zijin Senior Staff Fined 1.15 Million RMB and Other Recent China Environmental Law, Public Participation, and Climate Change News
posted by Greenlaw, 1/14/11
紫金矿业两高管被罚115万以及其他最近的中国环境法、公众参与及气候变化的新闻 Two Zijin senior staff fined 1.15 million RMB, Zijin to donate ...
NRDC Beijing Office-DSM Staff Engineer – Job Opening
posted by JingJing Qian, 1/12/11
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is seeking a full-time staff engineer for the Demand Side ...
The Warriors of Qiugang – A New Documentary on the Struggle to Save China’s Environment
posted by Alex Wang, 1/10/11
A great deal has been written about the struggles to resolve China’s overwhelming environmental problems, ...
Progress and Retreat for Environmental Transparency in China: Announcing the 2009-10 Pollution Information Transparency Index (PITI) Results
posted by Alex Wang, 1/4/11
Environmental transparency in China showed both progress and retreat over the past year, and many ...

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