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Building Smart Cities in India
posted by Anjali Jaiswal, 8/20/14
Anjali Jaiswal, Senior Attorney, San Francisco: In his Independence Day speech from ...
Protection for San Gabriel Mountains has broad support in advance of upcoming public meeting
posted by Ramya Sivasubramanian, 8/20/14
Ramya Sivasubramanian, Staff Attorney, Environmental Justice, Santa Monica, California: ...
Guest Blog Post by Hilary Yu: Exploring the Treasure State - A Summer with NRDC
posted by Matt Skoglund, 8/20/14
Matt Skoglund, Director, Northern Rockies Office, Bozeman, Montana: ...
Burning through Habitat: The Impacts of Coal Mining on the Future of Sage Grouse
posted by Amanda Jahshan, 8/20/14
Amanda Jahshan, Wildlife Energy Conservation Fellow, Bozeman, MT: Here is a guest blog ...
Granting Big Oil a Free Pass Under California's Clean Energy Law Would Be a Giant Leap Backward
posted by Alex Jackson, 8/19/14
Alex Jackson, Legal Director, California Climate Project, San Francisco: In their ...
Recovering Sage Grouse Will Need Everyone at the Table
posted by Bobby McEnaney, 8/19/14
Bobby McEnaney, Senior Lands Analyst, Deputy Director Western Renewables Energy Program, DC: ...
Long Beach City Council to review the Port's decision to Export Coal
posted by Morgan Wyenn, 8/18/14
Morgan Wyenn, Project Attorney, Santa Monica: UPDATE: The Long Beach City Council ...
Order 1000 Upheld on Appeal: A Closer Look at the Good News for Clean Energy
posted by Allison Clements, 8/18/14
Allison Clements, Senior Attorney, Project for Sustainable FERC Energy Policy, New York: ...
VIDEO: Pebble Mine and the Death Star Mine at Mount Polley
posted by Joel Reynolds, 8/18/14
Joel Reynolds, Western Director, Senior Attorney, Santa Monica, CA: In the wake of ...
Even in Deepwater Canyons, America's Corals At Risk
posted by Ali Chase, 8/18/14
Ali Chase, Policy Analyst, New York: At the beach this summer, gazing out over the ...

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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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Manos a la obra con un plan fuerte para proteger a los floridanos de la contaminación de carbono
posted by Pamela Rivera, 8/20/14
A lo largo de nuestra campaña para animar al gobernador de la Florida, Rick Scott, para desarrollar ...
Los estadounidenses expresan apoyo por normas para combatir el cambio climático
posted by Frances Beinecke, 8/18/14
La Agencia de Protección Ambiental llevó a cabo audiencias públicas exitosas en ...
California y México trabajarán juntos por mejores regulaciones ambientales
posted by Leticia Pineda, 8/1/14
Este lunes en el marco de la visita del Gobernador de California Jerry Brown a México, se ...
Regulaciones para vehículos ligeros en México
posted by Leticia Pineda, 7/23/14
Tuvimos oportunidad de reflexionar acerca de los retos y oportunidades en torno a la armonización ...

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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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