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Breaking Down the President's Plan on Combating Antibiotic Resistance
posted by Mae Wu, 9/18/14
Mae Wu, Program Attorney, Washington, DC: Today, the President announced some initiatives ...
An Extreme Congressional Attack on Americans' Right to Breathe Healthy Air
posted by John Walke, 9/18/14
John Walke, Clean Air Director/ Senior Attorney, Washington, D.C.: Some conservative ...
Scientists Offer Up Climate Solutions
posted by Pamela Rivera, 9/18/14
Pamela Rivera, Latino Engagement Associate / Program Assistant, Washington, D.C.: Today, ...
CEC calls for investigation into authorization of coastal projects in Gulf of California
posted by Carolina Herrera, 9/18/14
Carolina Herrera, Latin America Advocate, Washington DC: In a move that could help ...
The Big Kahuna: DOE Proposes Rule for Commercial Air Conditioners that Offers Biggest Potential Savings Yet
posted by Meg Waltner, 9/18/14
Meg Waltner, Manager, Building Energy Policy, San Francisco, CA: The White House announced ...
A One-Two Punch to Curb Powerful Climate Pollutants -- Carbon Dioxide from the Power Sector and Methane from the Oil and Gas Industry
posted by David Doniger, 9/18/14
David Doniger, Director, Climate and Clean Air Program, Washington, D.C.: EPA’s ...
Building Bridges: Climate & Food Justice in New York and Puerto Rico
posted by Paulina Muratore, 9/18/14
Paulina Muratore, Program Assistant, New York City: In just three days, the largest, ...
Climate Week Focus on Energy Efficiency for All New Yorkers
posted by Raya Salter, 9/18/14
Raya Salter, Senior Utility Advocate, New York City: Climate week is finally here! ...
Unique and endangered: Why we need to protect the Gulf of Mexico's Bryde's whales now
posted by Sylvia Fallon, 9/18/14
Sylvia Fallon, Senior Scientist, Washington, DC: Until recently, scientists recognized ...
NRDC Petitions to List Endangered Gulf Whale
posted by Michael Jasny, 9/18/14
Michael Jasny, Senior Policy Analyst, Vancouver, B.C., and Santa Monica:  Under ...

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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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