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Clean Water Champions Stand Up in the Senate

Today, the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee approved the Clean Water Restoration Act, a landmark bill that will reinstate Clean Water Act protections against umpermitted dumping of pollution, filling, or destruction  for a host of water bodies jeopardized by a pair of Supreme Co

June 18, 2009

Live Wire In Long Beach

The Port of Long Beach recently announced an important first:  A BP oil tanker, the Alaskan Navigator, tied up at Pier T in Long Beach and shut off its diesel auxiliary engines, using alternative marine powe

June 18, 2009