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New WHO list underscores need for Maryland antibiotics bill

Today, the World Health Organization (WHO) published a list of 12 antibiotic-resistant bacteria that pose the greatest threat to human health. On it?

The Ballast Water Bill Is Back

Congress’s favorite zombie ballast water bill has emerged from the grave again this year, hell-bent on letting special interests devastate the Great Lakes and other US waters.

House Republicans Continue Crusade for Pebble Mine

Republicans on Capitol Hill are busy paving the path for a foreign mining company to destroy the world’s greatest wild salmon fishery in Bristol Bay, Alaska—over the opposition of the people of Alaska.

Polls Show a Majority of Americans Now Oppose Keystone XL

Co-authored with Liz Barratt-Brown, NRDC Senior Advisor

Chatham House Study Debunks Biomass Carbon Neutrality

Today, a pre-eminent think tank in the United Kingdom, Chatham House, issued a seminal report challenging a fundamental assumption underlying European renewable energy policy: that burning forest biomass to produce electricity is “carbon neutral.” The report

Latin America Green News: 2/17 - 2/23/2017

Argentina’s first green bond, Colombia seeks new carbon capture source, will climate change lead Mexico City to collapse?