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Training Building Efficiency Experts to Advance Energy Saving Codes in India
posted by Ariel Cooper, 2/28/15
Ariel Cooper, Program Assistant, San Francisco: Guest Blog by NRDC's Hannah Girardeau ...
Climate Change and Gender: Addressing Heat-Related Health Impacts on Women in India
posted by Anjali Jaiswal, 2/27/15
Anjali Jaiswal, Senior Attorney, San Francisco: Guest Blog Post by Amee Raval, NRDC ...
California sets strong public health goal for toxic rocket-fuel chemical in drinking water
posted by Avinash Kar, 2/27/15
Avinash Kar, Senior Attorney, Health and Environment Program, San Francisco: There ...
Soils Support Urban Life
posted by Claire O'Connor, 2/27/15
Claire O'Connor, Policy Analyst, Santa Monica: I grew up about as rural as you can ...
Monarch butterflies can't wait another year - EPA needs to act now
posted by Sylvia Fallon, 2/27/15
Sylvia Fallon, Senior Scientist, Washington, DC: Last year NRDC filed a petition with ...
California moves forward to limit toxic perchlorate contamination - EPA still overdue
posted by Jennifer Sass, 2/27/15
Jennifer Sass, Senior Scientist, Washington, D.C.: California is taking a big leap ...
China's Coal Use and Estimated CO2 Emissions Fell in 2014
posted by Barbara Finamore, 2/27/15
Barbara Finamore, Senior Attorney and Asia Director, Beijing: [Backyard in Datong ...
Commending Fannie Mae for innovation... in energy efficiency!
posted by Philip Henderson, 2/27/15
Philip Henderson, Senior Financial Policy Specialist, Washington, DC: Some people might ...
New York REV Order Poised to Deliver More Clean Energy, a Stronger Grid & Lower Bills for New Yorkers
posted by Kit Kennedy, 2/27/15
Kit Kennedy, Director of Energy and Transportation, New York: This blog post was co-written ...
The Heritage Foundation's "CPP analysis": the old two-tricks-in-one move
posted by Laurie Johnson, 2/27/15
Laurie Johnson, Chief Economist, Climate and Clean Air Program, Washington, DC: Earlier ...

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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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El cambio climático amenaza la salud en EE. UU. pero el Plan de Energía Limpia puede protegernos
posted by Juan Declet-Barreto, 2/28/15
Las emisiones de carbono que causan el cambio climático amenazan nuestra salud provocando olas de calor ...
Plan de exploración petrolera mar adentro pone en riesgo el ártico y el litoral este
posted by Peter Lehner, 2/12/15
El gobierno de Obama ha propuesto un plan de perforación petrolera y de gas mar adentro. El plan abriría ...
Bienvenido sea el 2015: ¡#VocesVerdes celebra quinto aniversario!
posted by Analisa Freitas, 2/10/15
El diciembre pasado marcó el quinto aniversario de Voces Verdes y agradecemos a todos los socios y ...
La Secretaría de Energía publica mejores normas de eficiencia de combustible para los vehículos del gobierno federal de México
posted by Amanda Maxwell, 2/6/15
Este blog fue escrito por Sam Hoyle, pasante con el Proyecto de Latinoamérica de NRDC. La Secretaría ...

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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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