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August 29, 2013 — New recycling bins headed to Reno households — RGJ.com

August 28, 2013 — Yosemite fire impacts Nevadans more than 100 miles away; hazardous, unhealthy air warnings . . . Everyone should avoid all physical activity outdoors when the air quality index reaches “hazardous,” considered “emergency conditions,” the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection said on its website. — Washington Post [Related Story, with photos & Video — Grist.org]

August 27, 2013 — Judge denies preliminary injunction against Mt. Hope record of decision appeal — Elko Daily Free Press

August 27, 2013 — Air quality worsens in Northern Nevada from Yosemite wildfire RJ.com

August 27, 2013 — $11 million not expected to go far for restarted Yucca licensing process — RJ.com

August 25, 2013 — Editorial: Regional pact, however imperfect, is best chance to keep Tahoe blue — SacBee.com

August 23, 2013 — Yucca battle resumes; NRC chair asked to recuse herself — RJ.com

August 19, 2013 — Gore: Tahoe should become an inspiration for sustainability — TahoeDailyTribuen.com

August 19, 2013 — Agreements reached for Lake Tahoe clarity — Foxreno.com

August 16, 2013 — Environmental groups weigh in on California bill — Tahoe Tribune

August 16, 2013 — Documents detail Nevada, DOE talks on uranium waste — RJ.com

August 16, 2013 — More water being choked off from drought-stricken Lake Mead — Las Vegas Sun [More Coverage — RJ.com]

August 13, 2013 — DOE chief: Agency agreed to bury nuclear waste 'deeper' in Nevada — RJ.com

August 13, 2013 — U.S. court demands decision on Nevada nuclear waste project — Reuters [More Coverage — Las Vegas Sun] [More Coverage — RJ.com]

August 11, 2013 — Lake Tahoe researchers press for long-term studies — RGJ.com

August 11, 2013 — Editorial: Lake Tahoe Restoration Act provides worthy investment — RGJ.com

August 09, 2013 — Show me the memo: Fight between state, federal officials over nuclear waste continues — Las Vegas Sun

August 08, 2013 — Tribe, environmentalists sue NV Energy over coal plant waste — RJ.com

August 08, 2013 — Heller asks DOE chief to clear up discrepancies over nuclear waste — RJ.com

August 07, 2013 — UC Davis: Climate change continues to impact Lake Tahoe — TahoeDailyTribune.com

August 07, 2013 — Agencies highlight projects ahead of Tahoe Summit — TahoeDailyTribune.com

August 05, 2013 — One strange bird could pave way for more fire prevention funds — Las Vegas Sun

August 03, 2013 — Managing demand for Colorado River water about to get expensive — Las Vegas Sun

August 01, 2013 — Bill would provide $415M for Lake Tahoe basin programs — TahoeDailyTribune.com

July 31, 2013 — [Reno] Critics sue to halt Reno-area road construction — RJ.com

July 31, 2013 — [NTS] Nevada nuclear waste challenge: DOE officials thought they had a deal — RJ.com

July 31, 2013 — [Yucca] House chairman suggests showing Nevada the money to restart Yucca Mountain —RJ.com

July 29, 2013 — [Maryland Square] Toxic Las Vegas Cleanup Decision Largely Upheld — CourtHouseNews.com [Related Information]

July 25, 2013 — Panel of experts on renewable energy decry climate change — Las Vegas Sun

July 22, 2013 — House approves Henderson mine cleanup — RJ.com

July 22, 2013 — New report touts benefits of electric automobiles — Las Vegas Sun

July 18, 2013 — [NDEP] Grants available for water pollution projects — SF Gage [More Info]

July 18, 2013 — Sandoval, DOE fail to reach agreement on waste shipment — RJ.com

July 17, 2013 — Storey County okays expansion proposal from Comstock Mining — RGJ.com

July 17, 2013 — Congress urged to take action on Colorado River — Las Vegas Sun

July 17, 2013 — Reid blames climate change: 'West is burning' — RJ.com

July 15, 2013 — DOE slow to respond to Nevada lawmakers’ nuclear waste concerns — Las Vegas Sun

July 11, 2013— Nevada lawmakers slapped down on votes on state’s nuclear interests — Las Vegas Sun

July 09, 2013 — Titus puts squeeze on DOE chief over nuclear waste — RJ.com

July 09, 2013— Feds study feasibility of shipping radioactive waste through Las Vegas — Las Vegas Sun

July 09, 2013 — House spurns attempt to block Yucca Mountain funding — It’s become an annual tradition in the Republican-led House that every summer, members of the Nevada delegation lead their colleagues in a Yucca Mountain do-si-do — Las Vegas Sun [More Coverage — RJ.com] [More Coverage — The House of Representatives]

July 09, 2013 — Yucca hype doesn’t match facts — LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Martin Mifflin, Las Vegas

July 09, 2013 — Titus puts squeeze on DOE chief over nuclear waste — RJ.com

July 09, 2013 — Feds study feasibility of shipping radioactive waste through Las Vegas — Las Vegas Sun June 27, 2013 — New nuclear waste bill doesn't repeal Yucca Mountain — Stephens Washington Bureau

June 23, 2013 — Nevada faces rule change on storing radioactive materials — RJ.com

June 21, 2013 — EPA approves land coverage plan for Lake Tahoe Basin — Tahoe Daily Tribune

June 21, 2013 — [NDEP] Public hearing held on Western Elite permit request — Lccentral.com

June 20, 2013 — Sandoval opposes burial of nuclear waste at Nevada National Security Site — RJ.com [More Coverage — Las Vegas Sun] [Read the Governor's Letter to DOE]

June 18, 2013 — Judge issues ruling in regional plan lawsuit — Tahoe Tribune

June 18, 2013 — GOP senators warn Reid that Yucca Mountain could be resurrected — Stephens Washington Bureau [Related Story]

June 18, 2013 — Forest Service might not refill Incline Lake after all — AP

June 17, 2013 — Solar energy forecast mixed for Nevada — RJ.com

June 16, 2013 — Nevada judge to take months before issuing ruling on appeal over $15B Las Vegas pipeline plan — The Republic

June 14, 2013 — Environmental, anti-nuclear groups urge Sandoval to turn away uranium waste — RJ.com

June 12, 2013 — NDEP issues NV Copper reclamation permit — RGJ.com

June 12, 2013 — Weighty work ahead for construction crews at new Lake Mead intake site — RJ.com

June 12, 2013 — House panel advances Henderson mine cleanup bill — RJ.com

June 10, 2013 — Fight over pipeline plan heading back to court — AP

June 07, 2013 — [Vegas] Don’t like the color of the sky? Blame it on what’s in your garage . . . Region made significant advances in carbon monoxide, particulate levels in past decade, but ozone remains our nemesis — Las Vegas Sun

June 03, 2013 — Bipartisan Legislation Clears Path to close Reid Gardner Coal Plant and develop new renewable energy — SierraClub.org

June 03, 2013 — Government OKs solar project near Boulder City — RJ.coml

May 31, 3013 — Mt. Hope construction continues despite financial issues — Elko Daily Free Press

May 30, 2013 — Nye county officials: Uranium waste might require underground concrete container — RJ.com

May 29, 2013 — NV Energy to be acquired by Warren Buffett — RJ.com [Related Story]

May 29, 2013 — TRPA compromise on way to governor’s desk — Tahoe Daily Tribune

May 29, 2013 — State employees protest salary cuts outside Sandoval’s office — Las Vegas Sun

May 28, 2013 — High security to accompany uranium waste to Nevada — RJ.com

May 28, 2013 — Scientists: Sierra Nevada quakes not rare — Tahoe Daily Tribune

May 27, 2013 — Drought prompts plan to remove wild horses in Nevada — AP

May 27, 2013 — Future of Colorado River on agenda in San Diego — SF Gate

May 24, 2013 — As Lake Mead shrinks, California uses more than its share of water — RJ.com

May 24, 2013 — Nevada withdraws threat to leave Tahoe Compact — Tahoe Daily Tribune

May 24, 2013 — As Lake Mead shrinks, California uses more than its share of water — RJ.com

May 23, 2013 — Funding sought for septic conversion — RGJ.com

May 22, 2013 — Senate advances NV Energy move to close coal-fired plant — RJ.com

May 21, 2013 —Water lesson Milford case shows DEP is on guard —telegram.com

May 17, 2013 — Reid, Sandoval among heavy hitters going to bat for compromise NV Energy bill — Las Vegas Sun

May 16, 2013 — New invasive species poses threat to Lake Tahoe — Tahoe Tribune

May 16, 2013 — After pledge of bistate support, TRPA bill headed for approval — Tahoe Tribune

May 15, 2013 — Commission’s vote to oppose NV Energy bill ‘ticks off’ legislator — Las Vegas Sun [Related StoryFormer AG launches coalition to thwart NV Energy’s 10-year plan — Las Vegas Sun]

May 14, 2013 — Utah board wants Herbert to reconsider Snake Valley water deal rejection — SLTRIB.com

May 14, 2013 — Nevada cutting wellness insurance plan for government employees — Las Vegas Sun

May 12, 2013 — High security sought for radioactive materials coming to Nevada — RJ.com

May 07, 2013 — Nevada Copper Provides Update on Congressional Legislation Related to Pumpkin Hollow — copperinvestingnews.com

May 06, 2013 — Small flows from Truckee River show drought remains problem — AP

May 06, 2013 — Closed power plant's site in Laughlin now cleared — chron.com

May 05, 2013 — Water standoff between Nevada, Utah puts rancher in tough position — RJ.com

May 04, 2013 — How much water in that snowpack? Scientists seek a better gauge — CSmonitor.com

May 03, 2013 — Mining tax battle heats up: Committee listens to pros, cons of SJR15 — Elko Daily Free Press

April 29, 2013 — Land management rule will facilitate renewable energy development on public lands — This Is Reno [More Coverage — the Hill]

April 29, 2013 — Half-century in public life has given Richard Bryan timeless perspective — RJ.com

April 29, 2013 — Give us a desert, we'll make it bloom: Israel and Nevada — RJ.com

April 26, 2013 — BLM rejects gravel pit proposal near Sloan Canyon — RJ.com

April 25, 2013 — Senators Release Discussion Draft of Comprehensive Nuclear Waste Legislation — Senate.gov [More Coverage — The Hill]

April 25, 2013 — Las Vegas Valley gets 'F' for ozone pollution — RJ.com

April 23, 2013 — [Pyramid Lake Journal] 20 Pounds? Not Too Bad, for an Extinct Fish — NyTimes.com

April 22, 2013 — REID: Virginia City to get new wastewater treatment plant — This is Reno

April 21, 2013 — Apex landfill: There's no place like home for Las Vegas garbage — RJ.com

April 21, 2013 — General Molly’s outstanding loan extended — Elko Daily Free Press

April 19, 2013 — Researchers seek evidence of mega drought cycle — Tahoe Tribune

Alpril 18, 2013 — Water authority puts water banking agreement with Arizona on hold — RJ.com

April 17, 2013 — Environmental Regulation of Nevada's Mining Industry — By Jim Bulter

April 17, 2013 — Green-energy bills to increase power rates survive committee deadlines — This Is Reno

April 16, 2013 — Another dry winter could push Lake Mead lower — RJ.com

April 16, 2013 — Most of delegation displays little concern on nuke waste — RJ.com

April 15, 2013 — Nevada’s threat to leave Tahoe compact eases — AP

April 14, 2013 — In its coal decision, NV Energy bows to economic reality — Las Vegas Sun

April 12, 2013 — Titus concerned about plans to bury nuclear waste at test site — Stephens Washington Bureau

April 11, 2013 — Controversial Tahoe bill highlights lobbyist’s dual role — Las Vegas Sun

April 10, 2013 — Several Nevada lawmakers not concerned about nuclear waste burial plan — RJ.com

April 10, 2013 — [State] Senate debates putting ‘fracking’ under [NDEP] environmental protection — Nevada Appeal

April 10, 2013 — Concerns raised over plans to bury bomb-usable nuclear material in Nevada — RJ.com

April 09, 2013 — TRPA moves to dismiss Tahoe development case — Tahoe Tribune

April 09, 2013 — DOE nominee favors volunteer sites for nuclear waste — RJ.com

April 08, 2013 — Tensions Rise Amid Demise of Utah-Nevada Water Pact — StateLine.org

April 06, 2013 — [Opinion] No end to Nevada’s quest for water — sltrib.com

April 03, 2013 — Herbert rejects Snake Valley water pact with Nevada — sltrib.com

April 02, 2013 — NV Energy to decommission coal plants, shift to gas and renewables . . . The bill also mandates that the Nevada Department of Environmental Protection oversee the closure and remediation of its coal plants, a job that would have gone to the Southern Nevada Health District under current law — Las Vegas Sun

April 02, 2013 — Completion of Molten Salt Solar Receiver sets Milestone in Nevada Solar Project Construction — SacBee.com

April 02, 2013 — Funding the future: Three years in, Tahoe Fund is $1M strong and climbing — Tahoe Tribune

March 28, 2013 — Sierra Nevada snow about half of normal — Tahoe Tribune [More Coverage — LA Times]

March 28, 2013 — Utah governor agonizing over Nevada’s water play — Las Vegas Sun

March 28, 2013 — Nevada set to lose $630,000 as Interior cuts mineral money — RJ.com

March 26, 2013 — Lawmakers not buying mining lobbyists’ defense of tax shield — Las Vegas Sun [More Coverage — AP]

March 25, 2013 — Wildlife return to McCarran Ranch as Truckee River restored — RGJ.com

March 23, 2013 — Expert: We can’t keep taking clean water for granted — Las Vegas Sun

March 21, 2013 — BLM endorses Henderson mine cleanup — RJ.com

March 20, 2013 — Republican budget blueprint may cut off Nevada's land deals — RJ.com

March 20, 2013 — [Reid Gardner] Tribe accuses NV Energy of sending phony pollution data to regulators — RJ.com [Read NDEP's Response]

March 14, 2013 — Battling invasive species: Lahontan Reservoir launches wash stations — Tahoe Daily Tribune

March 13, 2013 — Wind farm near Searchlight gets OK, could power 70,000 homes — Las Vegas Sun [Related Story — Secretary Salazar approves three renewable energy projects in California and Nevada — BLM]

March 10, 2013 — Who’s afraid of a chicken? Mining, energy, ranching — Las Vegas Sun

March 07, 2013 — [VC] Bonanza' discovered at Comstock mine in Northern Nevada — RGJ.com

March 05, 2013 — [Vegas] Gnats driving Sloan Channel residents buggy — RJ.com

March 05, 2013 — Senate Republicans propose mining tax as an alternative to margins tax ballot initiative — Las Vegas Sun

March 05, 2013 — Employee incentive program to find government savings slow going — Las Vegas Sun

February 28, 2013 — Federal funding cuts could affect Nevadans' everyday lives in many ways— RJ.com

February 28, 2013 Compromise difficult to reach in public lands fight — Nevada’s congressional delegation emerged from its first family meeting in years boasting a unified strategy for pursuing federal public lands policies, starting in Yerington — Las Vegas Sun

February 26, 2013 — Nevada Land Bank able to buy and sell land coverage in Tahoe Basin — This Is Reno

February 21, 2013 — Lake Mead dwindles under dry conditions — RJ.com

February 21, 2013 — Barite mine looks to expand — Elko Daily Free Press

February 21, 2013 — Scientists get worried when 4-pound goldfish is hauled from Lake Tahoe —nbcnews.com

Febraury 20, 2013 — Nevada Copper expects permits this spring — RGJ.com

February 16, 2013 — Nevada Sagebrush Ecosystem Team announced — CarsonNow.org

February 16, 2013 — Sierra Club sues after senators urged it not delay Tahoe plan — AP

February 14, 2013 — New life for Nevada land initiatives in Congress — RJ.com

February 14, 2013 — With no project to oversee, Clean Water Coalition shuts itself down — RJ.com

February 09, 2013 — BLM to begin Buffalo Valley Mine study — Elko Daily Free Press

February 08, 2013 — [Tahoe] Deadline nears on regional plan challenge — Tahoe Tribune

February 05, 2013 — Sunrise Landfill repaired, reinforced against future storms — RJ.com

February 05, 2013 — [Clark] County OKs weekly trash, recycling pickups — RJ.com

February 05, 2013 — Nevada awaiting court ruling on Yucca Mountain licensing — Las Vegas Sun [More In depth Coverage — RGJ.com]

January 31, 2013 — Carpenter's letter to governor on NDOW director — Elko Daily Free Press

January 31, 2013 — [Ken Mayer] Embattled chief leaving NDOW — Elko Free Daily Press

January 29, 2013 — [Yerington land transfer bill ] Amodei pushes for Nevada wilderness area — RGJ.com

January 23, 2013 — Noble Energy plans extensive test drilling in Elko County — Elko Free Press

January 19, 2013 — BLM wants input on Comstock’s proposed haul road — Elko Free Daily Press

January 17, 2013 — Water agency to use eminent domain to secure land — RJ.com

January 12, 2013 — Construction begins at Mt. Hope — Elko Daily Free Press [Related Information]

January 11, 2013 — Paiutes welcome copper mining, recall devastation — RGJ

January 11, 2013 — DOE sets new nuclear waste target date — RJ.com [Read/Downlaod BRC.DOE Strategy document]

January 08, 2013 — Just how radioactive is that nuke fuel the feds want to bury in Nevada? Sandoval wants to know — Las Vegas Sun

January 08, 2013 — Oil/gas search: Fracking comes to Nevada — RJ.com

January 07, 2013 — Early fracking report hints at water quality — AP

January 07, 2013 — Sandoval appoints members to sage grouse council — AP

January 05, 2013 — NRC pleads lack of funds in Yucca licensing battle — RJ.com

December 28, 2012 — BLM approves Las Vegas water pipeline project — AP

December 30, 2012 — BLM completes management plan for Black Rock Desert — AP

December 24, 2012 —Conservationists praise plan for mine, wilderness area — AP

December 24, 2012 — Officials expand harvesting of crayfish on Lake Tahoe — AP

December 22, 2012 — Group petitions to stop Mt. Hope . . . ELKO Great Basin Resource Watch wants Mt. Hope’s record of decision and final environmental impact statement rescinded — Elko Free Daily Press

December 21, 2012 — Twenty-five years later, 'Screw Nevada' bill elicits strong feelings "This was raw, naked politics." That's how Richard Bryan remembers his time as Nevada governor in 1987 when Congress acted to designate Yucca Mountain as the only place scientists would study as a burial site for the nation's deadliest nuclear waste — RJ.com

December 15, 2012 — BLM seeks comment on Comstock project — Elko Daily Free Press

December 13, 2012 — [US] Lawmakers seek to rekindle mining reform efforts — AP [More Coverage — Elko Daily Free Press]

December 13, 2012 Study projects grim future for overtapped Colorado River. . . Without dramatic and wide-ranging action, population growth and climate change will overwhelm the Colorado River within 50 years — RJ.com

December 13, 2012 — After concessions and collaboration, Lake Tahoe Regional Plan approved — CarsonNow.org [More Coverage — AP] AND [More from the — Tahoe Tribune]

December 13, 2012 — Ely's Spring Valley Wind Project wins Wind Project of the Year — RJ.com

December 11, 2012 — [Utah] Nevada water deal a raw deal for Utah, groups tell Herbert — Salt Lake Tribune

December 11, 2012 — NV Secretary of State: TRPA withdrawal bill did its job, should be rescinded — Nevada Appeal

December 11, 2012 — Pipeline from Missouri River among ideas for sating West’s water needs — Las Vegas Sun

December 09, 2012 — Final action expected this week on Lake Tahoe Regional Plan Update — CarsonNow.org

December 08, 2012 — Do wild horses double every 5 years? — RGJ.com

December 08, 2012 — Elko County, grouse advocates discuss conservation funding — RGJ.com

December 07, 2012 — Hydrofracking may lead to oil discovery in Nevada but comes with environmental concerns . . . [According to the Nevada Division of Minerials] No company has used hydraulic fracturing in Nevada, but some now want that option in their permits — Las Vegas Sun

December 03, 2012 — Water system applications streamlined for Nevada rural areas — RGJ.com [More Coverage] and [Related Information - from NDEP]

November 24, 2012 — BLM approves Mt. Hope mine — Elko Free Daily Press

November 21, 2012 — Moapa solar plant deal signed — RJ.com

November 20, 2012 — Water flush aimed at restoring ecosystem in Grand Canyon — AP November 16, 2012 — Colorado River water pact could be model for other nations — RJ.com

November 08, 2012 — Landmark water pact with Mexico could boost Lake Mead — RJ.com

November 08, 2012 — Single-stream recycling on its way to Reno — City council OKs trash hauler agreements — RGJ.com

November 07, 2012 — County OKs deal with North Las Vegas to build wastewater pipeline — RJ.com

November 05, 2012 — Report: Snake Valley water deal better than lawsuits — AP

November 01, 2012 — [Las Vegas] County, city to consider deal on Sloan Channel wastewater — RJ.com

October 28, 2012 — Sierra Club criticizes plan for development in Tahoe area — AP

October 22, 2012 — Ruby natural gas pipeline may endanger protected fish species — RJ.com

October 22, 2012 — [Reid Gardner] Lawsuit seeks more pollution controls at coal power plant — Las Vegas Sun

October 18, 2012 — Largest Asian clam control project in Tahoe's history begins — Tahoe Tribune

October 15, 2012 — State agencies keep budget requests flat — RJ.com

October 14, 2012 — EPA probes health risks left by old lead factory sites — USA Today [Related Information — NDEP]

October 12, 2012 — 60,400 acres in Nevada designated for solar energy zones — Las Vegas Sun

October 12, 2012 — Federal appeals court sides with conservation group in Tahoe Sierra Colina project — RGJ.com

October 10, 2012 — [Eureka] BLM to publish final Mt. Hope study Friday — Elko Daily Free Press

October 09, 2012 — Nevada to spend more than $300,000 to save sage grouse habitat — Las Vegas Sun

October 08, 2012 — [Mining] Prospecting delays — nnbw.com

October 06, 2012 — Many Nevada species in danger of going extinct — Las Vegas Sun

October 05, 2012 — Environmental groups' letters unlikely to change water pipeline plans — RJ.com

October 04, 2012 — Comstock suit faults ore trucks as a 'risk' . . . Group cites earlier stipulation barring hauling on highway — RGJ.com

October 04, 2012 — Asian clam control project to take place at Emerald Bay — Tahoe Daily Tribune

October 01, 2012 — [News Releases] General Moly Announces Continued Permitting Progress for the Mt. Hope Project — /Financial Post

October 01, 2012 — Yucca nuclear waste site proponents push for final court decision — RJ.com

September 28, 2012 — NV Energy buying its renewable energy outside of Nevada, undercutting efforts to spur in-state development — Las Vegas Sun

September 27, 2012 — $25 million cleanup plan announced for Elko County mine site — RGJ.com [More Coverage — ENews parks Forest]

September 27, 2012 — Federal wildlife agency recommends protecting Mount Charleston blue, five other butterflies — RJ.com

September 26, 2012 — USDA awards pipeline funds to Wendover . . . The funds are being matched with $746,435 from the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection and its State Revolving Loan Fund — Elko Daily Free Press

September 25, 2012 — Thousands of hatching Satin moths found in Lake Tahoe area — RGJ.com

September 25, 2012 — Concrete trucks rev up for third intake project at Lake Mead — RJ.com

September 24, 2012 — Tahoe's Sand Harbor shuttle called success — AP

September 23, 2012 — Tortoises find a home at Nevada National Security Site — RJ.com

September 23, 2012 — Mining groups have new [environmental] tool for hardrock mining — Elko Free Daily Press

September 21, 2012 — Mulroy: Time for businesses to start sharing costs for water infrastructure — RG.com

September 20, 2012 — [Eden Research - Datyon ] Soil amendment plant gets PlanCom nod — RGJ.com

September 18, 2012 — Nevada's two largest mining companies receive recognition — RJ.com

September 16, 2012 — Lawsuit: Tiny snails threatened by Las Vegas water grab — Las Vegas Sun

September 15, 2012 — Column: TRPA's 21st Century role is fostering regional cooperation [By Joanna Marchetta ED TRPA] — Tahoe Tribune

September 12, 2012 — Water Authority gets state agency’s backing for pipeline to transport water from Lincoln, White Pine counties — The Colorado River Commission of Nevada on Tuesday added its weight behind the Southern Nevada Water Authority’s last-resort option to siphon groundwater from counties north of the Las Vegas Valley. — Las Vegas Sun

September 05, 2012 — [Eureka] BLM completes preliminary final EIS for Mt. Hope — Elko Daily Free Press

September 04, 2012 — [Jungo] Landfill property ownership issue explained . . . Eric Noack and Cassandra P. Joseph . . . Silverpinyon.com

September 02, 2012 — Nevada environment: Nuisance cheatgrass finds foe in hairy fungus — RGJ.com

September 02, 2012 — Nevada wildlife refuge to remove all wild horses — AP

August 31, 2012 — Lake Tahoe Forest Plan: Conservationists hand-deliver thousands of comments — Tahoe Bonanza

August 29, 2012 — [Lyon County] School District gets [NDEP] grant for bus preheaters — RJ.com

August 24, 2012 — [Jungo] NDEP a no-show at local meeting; suggested Commissioners submit their questions — silverpinyon.com

August 22, 2012 — Most of last jobs at Yucca Mountain project expire next month — RJ.com

August 16, 2012 — The pit lake challenge What’s to be done with water left behind by mining? — RenoNewsReview.com

August 15, 2012 — [Reid Gardner] Despite Harry Reid’s objections, EPA clears coal-fired power plant to operate — Las Vegas Sun

August 15, 2012 — BLM approves Hycroft gold mine expansion — Elko Daily Free Press

August 14, 2012 — Nevada wildfires charring some of state's most vital sage grouse habitat —RJ.com

August 14, 2012 — Comstock Mining Announces Second Quarter 2012 Results — .prnewswire.com

August 13, 2012 — [Tahoe] State officials look to find a balance between economy and environment

August 11, 2012 — Mining returns to Nevada's historic Comstock — AP

August 09, 2012 — [Yerington] Proposed agreement reached to upgrade Arimetco fluids management system — RGJ.com

August 09, 2012 — Newmont, BLM answer questions on Long Canyon —Elko Daily Free Press

August 08, 2012 — Tahoe crayfish harvesting under way but creating market for the food is challenging — RGJ.com

August 08, 2012 — Local company begins gold and silver mining on the Comstock — RGJ.com

August 08, 2012 — [Reid Gardner] Reid wants NV Energy coal plant shut down — RJ.com

August 08, 2012 — Former President Clinton urges more cooperation in developing clean energy — RJ.com

August 08, 2012 — Tahoe crayfish harvesting under way but creating market for the food is challenging — RGJ.com

August 07, 2012 — Two Nevada solar projects put on federal fast track RJ.com

August 06, 2012 — Federal government announces Nevada biofuel plant in Storey County — RGJ.com

August 05, 2012 — Goshutes blast BLM study on Las Vegas water pipeline — RJ.com

August 04, 2012 — [Tahoe] EPA faces budget cuts that could reach basin — tahoedailytribune.com

August 03, 2012 — Last cows leaving Pahrump Dairy after 24 years — Pahrump Valley Times

August 03, 2012 — BLM signs off on water pipeline, but spares Snake Valley Federal regulators have signed off on a plan to pipe groundwater to Las Vegas from across eastern Nevada, but they left out a valley on the Utah border where the project has met stiff resistance — RJ.com

August 03, 2012 — Last cows leaving Pahrump Dairy after 24 years — Pahrump Valley Times

August 03, 2012 — Court seeks signs from Congress on Yucca Mountain — Stephens Washington Bureau

August 02, 2012 — Court refuses to order Congress to spend last $10 million on Yucca Mountain In a welcome reprieve for opponents of the nuclear waste repository, the federal appeals court will not force the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to spend its last $10.4 million on Yucca Mountain – at least not for now. But the court's reasoning is a harsh reminder of the uncertainty of the project's future — Las Vegas Sun

August 01, 2012 — Senator’s bill may usher in more congenial era of nuclear waste policy There’s a new bill on nuclear waste disposal in Congress. But this time, it’s not from some House Republican dead-set on jump-starting dumps at Yucca Mountain — Las Vegas Sun [More Coverage — RJ.com]

July 31, 2012 — Reid pressures NV Energy to back Laughlin solar project — RJ.com

July 27, 2012 — [White Pine County] NDEP endorses County water plan — Ely News

July 26, 2012 — Amodei bill would give Virginia City land to county — AP

July 24, 2012 — NRC chief seeks distance from Yucca criticism — Stephens Washington Bureau [More Coverage - NyTimes.com]

July 24, 2012 — Feds clear five Nevada tracts eyed for large-scale solar projects — AP

July 24, 2012 — New milestone for solar energy development in Nevada This Is Reno

July 23, 2012 — [Reid Gardner] A tragicomic tale of coal industry incompetence and disregard — Grisk.org

July 23, 2012 — Conservation can start in the workplace — Las Vegas Business Press

July 22, 2012 — [Reid Gardner] A tragicomic tale of coal industry incompetence and disregard — Grisk.org

July 22, 2012 — Mining company gets OK to haul ore on state highway — AP

July 20, 2012 — E.P.A. to Consider Relaxing an Air Pollution Rule— NyTimes.com

July 20, 2012 — BLM plans scoping meetings, begin environmental study for proposed Nevada mine — AP

July 19, 2012 — Water board provides rate relief to some customers RJ.com

July 16, 2012 — BLM officials say drought plans helped — AP

July 13, 2012 — Republicans push through mining deregulation bill — Elko Free Daily Press

July 13, 2012 — [Reno] Feds renew work on Truckee River flood project — RGJ.com

July 11, 2012 — Eureka to appeal Mt. Hope water rights ruling — Elko Dauily Free Press

July 05, 2012 — Pipeline appeal may need new judge — A state court eventually could decide the fate of a controversial plan to supply Las Vegas with groundwater from the rural valleys of eastern Nevada — RJ.com

July 05, 2012 — Many on Indian reservations situated close to power plants — RJ.com

July 04, 2012 — EDITORIAL Remember Yucca? Lawmakers and policy planners must revive the search for safe ways to store used fuel rods from nuclear power reactors. The long-term solution favored by most experts, which we endorse, is to bury the material in geologically stable formations capable of preventing leakage far into the future — New York Times

July 02, 2012 — Comstock Mining Completes Heap Leach Construction — Prnewswire.com

June 29, 2012 — Tunnel machine digging again at Lake Mead — RJ.com

June 27, 2012 — NV Energy Responds To Sierra Club Criticism — mesquitecitizen.com

June 22, 2012 — [Reid Gardner] Report: Closing plant now would save millions — RJ.com

June 21, 2012 — Solar plant approved on Paiute lands near Las Vegas — RJ.com

June 19, 2012 — How Yerington land bill, beloved by Nevada lawmakers, got mired in politics — Las Vegas Sun

June 15, 2012 — [Eureka] Judge rules in favor of Mt. Hope — Elko Daily Free Press

June 14, 2012 — Lawsuit seeks millions state diverted from county — RJ.com

June 12, 2012 — [Yucca] Political dynamics heighten interest in review of NRC nominees — Las Vegas Sun

June 08, 2012 — Moving From Square One on Nuclear Waste — NyTimes.com

June 05, 2012 — U.S. House OKs turnover of Henderson mine for cleanup, redevelopment — RJ.com [More Coverage — Las Vegas Sun]

June 06, 2012 — Lake Tahoe water level hits likely annual high — bakersfieldnow.com

June 02, 2012 — Lake Tahoe forest plan could set Sierra precedent — Tahoe Tribune [Related Story]

June 01, 2012 — U.S. Given Six Months To Justify Nuclear-Waste Fees — Bloomberg.com

May 31, 2012 — University researcher supports crawdad harvest at Tahoe — This is Reno

May 30, 2012 — General Moly receives air quality permit — Elko Daily Free Press

May 29, 2012 — [VC] Mining plan dredges up resistance — RJ.com

May 29, 2012 — New quake faults uncovered west of Lake Tahoe — AP

May 28, 2012 — [Lake Mead] Quagga mussels' spread creates quandary — RJ.com

May 27, 2012 — [Vegas] Pipeline planners ignore input they need most — RJ.com

May 23, 2012 — Tribes say feds haven't protected them from Las Vegas pipeline project — RJ.com

May 23, 2012 — [DOE] Blast brings down 1,527-foot tower at Nevada National Security Site — RJ.com

May 23, 2012 — [Winnemucca] SEC denies landfill appeal — Silver Pinyon Journal [Past Coverage]

May 23, 2012 — [Vegas] Water authority has 30,000 square feet of space for rent in Molasky building — RJ.com

May 21, 2012 — [Vegas] Water district budget includes funds for pipeline project RJ.com

May 21, 2012 — Lake Tahoe Science Conference highlights environment, economics, research — CarsonNow.com

May 18, 2012 — Third intake into Lake Mead hits $5 million snag — RJ.com

May 18, 2012 — [Vegas] Trash to power thousands of Southern Nevada homes — RJ.com

May 18, 2012 — [Tahoe] Regional Plan Update enters high gear — tahoedailytribune.com

May 15, 2012 — The fight for water: Nevada taps Lake Mead and hunts for 'Utah' water — Desert News

May 13, 2012 — The fight for water: Can the mighty Mississippi save the West? — Desert News

May 13, 2012 — Geothermal development reaches crossroads in Nevada — RGJ.com

May 09, 2012 — Documentary takes global view of Nevada's water wars — RG.com

May 07, 2012 — Interior secretary touts new solar power plant in Ivanpah Valley — RG.com

May 04, 2012 — Recology seeks to have SEC appeal dismissed — Silver Pinyon Journal [Related Information]

May 04, 2012 — [Las Vegas] Water authority sets aside $10 million for conservation measures — Las Vegas Sun

May 03, 2012 — [Ely] City Council to request funds [from NDEP] for cleanup effort — ElyNews.com

May 03, 2012 — [Reid Gardner] Moapa Paiutes tell EPA: Shut down coal plant next door — RJ.com

May 02, 2012 — Judges troubled by Yucca shutdown, uncertain on recourse . . . The case before a three-judge panel in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia is the only remaining legal challenge to the Obama administration's decision to start closing out the program in 2009 and to develop a new nuclear waste strategy — Stephens Washington Bureau

May 02, 2012 — Northern Nevada heats up with solar-geo hybridplant — RGJ.com

May 02, 2012 — Engineers plan weir to slow water eroding Las Vegas Wash — RJ.com

May 01, 2012 — Wildland fire season looks dangerous in Nevada, new report says — RGJ.com

April 30, 2012 — BLM releases final EIS on copper project — Elko Daily Free Press

April 30, 2012 — NV Energy's coal-burning plant fires up Paiutes — RJ.com

April 28, 2012 — [Tahoe] Concern continues over clarity, near shore — TahoeTribune.com

April 27, 2012 — Gov. Sandoval Defends Conservative Credentials, Says Online Sales Tax Revenue Is Matter Of Fairness — NevadaNewsBureau.com

April 26, 2012 — [Las Vegas] Water pipeline faces another legal threat: snails — RJ.com

April 26, 2012 — TRPA: Lake Tahoe environmental report nets promising results — CarsonNow.org

April 26, 2012 — Comstock residents withdraw mining appeal — RGJ.com
[Related Information — SEC.nv.gov]

April 26, 2012 — Washoe County gets barely passing grade for air quality — RGJ.com

April 26, 2012 — 15,000 firefighters available for a likely busy wildfire season; Sierra among danger areas — RGJ.com

April 26, 2012 — NV Energy ramping up green power — RJ.com

April 24, 2012 — Legislators upset about 2,500 unfilled state job openings — RJ.com

April 24, 2012 — U.S. Sen. Dean Heller Calls On Congress To Continue Defunding Of Yucca Mountain CARSON CITY – U.S. Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., today sent a letter to the chairmen and ranking members of both the Senate and House Committees on Appropriations asking them to continue defunding the proposed high level nuclear waste repository at Yucca Mountain — NevadaNewsBureau

April 24, 2012 — [Las Vegas] Groups to fight Las Vegas water permits — AP [More Coverage — Desert News]

April 23, 2012 — Lawmakers mount new bid to revive Yucca Mountain WASHINGTON - House lawmakers supporting the Yucca Mountain repository plan to advance a bill this week that would set aside $35 million to revive the controversial nuclear waste site — RJ.com

April 23, 2012 — NV Energy pulls out of wind project because of threatened bird — Las Vegas Sun

April 22, 2012 — Elko County commissioner opposes horse eco-sanctuary — AP

April 21, 2012 — [NDEP] Observing Earth Day — The Record-Courier

April 20, 2012 — [Jungo] Opening briefs give sneak peek at landfill appeal — Silver Pinyon Journal [Related Information — SEC]

April 20, 2012 — [Ely] Councilman stresses caution concerning mill site — Ely Times

April 19, 2012 — Showdown shaping up over Republican NRC commissioner WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama plans to renominate Republican Kristine Svinicki to continue serving on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, setting up a U.S. Senate showdown with echoes to the Yucca Mountain controversy — RJ.com

April 19, 2012 — Plans for Nevada wild horse eco-sanctuary pick up speed — RGJ.com

April 19, 2012 — Amodei introduces critical minerals bill — Elko Daily Free Press

April 18, 2012 — [Reno] Editorial: Agreement demonstrates commitment to flood plan — RGJ.com

April 17, 2012 — Wind energy project gearing up after lawsuit settled . . . The $225 million project by San Francisco-based Pattern Energy will use 66 turbines - each roughly the height of a 30-story building - to generate 150 megawatts of electricity, enough to supply about 45,000 homes — RJ.com

April 17, 2012 — Old tensions return as Republican senators demand NRC member be reappointed — Las Vegas Sun

April 16, 2012 — New Waste Management plant in Lockwood gets electricity from an unlikely source — RGJ.com

April 15, 2012 — [Tahoe] Major forest-thinning project wins approval — RGJ.com

April 13, 2012 — Water outlook grows dim for Colorado River watershed — RJ.com

April 13, 2012 — Nuclear testing artifacts may be part of cultural archive —Pahrump Valley Times

April 11, 2012 — Federal and state environmental agencies in McDermitt for arsenic and mercury presentation — SilverPinyon.com

April 09, 2012 — Sandoval forms sage grouse advisory panel — AP

April 08, 2012 — Eureka County likes EPA comments on Mt. Hope — Elko Daily Free press

April 06, 2012 —[Reno] Going green isn't easy Waste Management's proposed recycling plan meets opposition — RGJ.com

April 05, 2012 — TRPA to begin hearings on updated regional plan — RGJ.com

April 04, 2012 — [Reid Gardner] Tribe, Sierra Club blast EPA's proposal to clean up coal plant — RJ.com

April 04, 2012 — Judge hears arguments over Mt. Hope water rights — Elko Daily Free Press

April 04, 2012 — [Elko] Spring Creek Association will intervene in integrated resource plan — Elko Daily Free Press

April 02, 2012 — California's water supplies below average despite March storms — SacBee.com

April 02, 2012 — Land managers try new method to capture wild horses — AP

March 31, 2012 — BLM approves geothermal exploration east of Fallon — LRJ.com

March 30, 2012 — BLM moves to protect fossils in Tule Springs area — RJ.com

March 27, 2012 — [Sloan Channel] County, North Las Vegas closing in on channel deal — RJ.com

March 27, 2012 — Committee formed to eliminate obsolete commissions has mixed first meeting — Las Vegas Sun [Related Story — AP]

March 23, 2012 — [Yerington] Heller introduces Yerington land bill — Elko Free Daily Press

March 23, 2012 — Eureka County rejects General Moly offer — Elko Daily Free Press

March 22, 2012 — State allows pumping of groundwater from rural Nevada — Nevada's top water regulator on Thursday granted the [Southern Nevada Water Authority] permission to pump up to 84,000 acre-feet of groundwater a year from four rural valleys in Lincoln and White Pine counties — RJ.com [More Coverage —Chancefrain.com] and [DCNR Press Release]

March 20, 2012 — Southern Nevada Water Authority appeals for federal help — RJ.com

March 20, 2012 — Legislation preserving fossil-rich area north of Las Vegas as national monument expected this year — Las Vegas Sun

March 20, 2012 — [Vegas] The power plant's down, but the lights are on — RG.com

March 19, 2012 — Electricity claims fizzle for seven Reno windmills — AP

March 16, 2012 — For first time in four years, state officials build budget without cuts — Las Vegas Sun

March 14, 2012 — Agencies pick cleanup option for Rio Tinto . . . [ELKO] Years in the making, a cleanup plan for the old Rio Tinto copper mine in northern Elko County is final and a consent decree for the work should be signed soon, according to the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection — Elko Daily Free press [Related Information - NDEP Website]

March 14, 2012 — Three appeals filed against final Jungo permit — Silver Pinyon Journal [Related Information -- See the SEC Website and/or NDEP's Jungo Website]

March 13, 2012 — Sandoval wants to extend temporary tax increases beyond 2013 — RJ.com

March 13, 2012 — Sandoval: Despite what Nye says, he says no to Yucca — AP [Read the Governor's Letter to Energy Secretary Chu]

March 09, 2012 — Nye officials give consent to burying nuke waste [ at Yucca] . . . Nevada's official opposition has not changed, Strolin [State of Nevada] said, and without state consent, Yucca Mountain is not going to happen — RJ.com

March 09, 2012 — [Yerington] EPA reiterates testing shows no threat to agriculture Agency also restates commitment to getting Anaconda Mine site cleaned up — RGJ.com

March 08, 2012 — Restoration turning Truckee into a new river — RGJ.com

March 07, 2012 — [Eureka County] General Moly offers $12 million settlement — Elko Free Daily Press

March 07, 2012 — Henderson moving to once-a-week trash pickup — RJ.com

March 06, 2012 — [Vegas] Concrete sets path for valley water — RJ.com

March 06, 2012 — Moapa dace population grows after latest count — RJ.com

March 02, 2012 — Some see California water settlement as bad sign for Nevada — Las Vegas Sun

March 02, 2012 — Catherine Cortez Masto: Fallacy of Yucca Mountain is more apparent than ever — RGJ.com

March 01, 2012 — Report: Lake Tahoe's clarity improved in 2011 Nevada Appeal

March 01, 2012 — NDEP issues final permit for construction of landfill —silverpinyon.com [Related Information from NDEP]

March 01, 2012 — Lake Tahoe agency gets favorable ruling over buoys in federal court of appeals — Carson Now.org

February 29, 2012 — House panel OKs Henderson mine cleanup . . . Rep. Mark Amodei, R-Nev., . . . "I will say they [NDEP] have been in the business of regulating cleanup related to minerals extraction for a while. I would dare suggest they have an excellent record of making sure those folks are responsible," Amodei said. — RJ.com

February 29, 2012 — [Las Vegas] Residents concerned over chemicals used to treat waste water — TV 13 Action New

February 29, 2012 — [Las Vegas] Water Authority board OKs rate increases — RJ.com

February 23, 2012 —[Yerington] Pumpkin Hollow breaks ground for shaft — Elko Daily Free Press

February 22, 2012 — Nev. officials consider rewriting insensitive historical markers — RGJ.com

February 22, 2012 — [Vegas] Chamber proposes shifting larger water rate hike to residents — RJ.com

February 22, 2012 — Lawmakers studying whether bottle, can deposits would work in Nevada — Las Vegas Sun

February 21, 2012 — Groups launches robo-call campaign against water rate increase — RJ.com

February 20, 2012 — Federal protection sought for stretch of Upper Truckee River — AP

February 19, 2012 — Sunrise Mountain Landfill enters key construction phase — RJ.com

February 19, 2012 — [Comstock Mining] Mine foes: Fight not over: Group plans to pursue new appeal — RGJ.com [Related Information]

February 17, 2012 — Lake Tahoe bailout law draws fire from California Senate leader — Tahoe Tribune

February 15, 2012 — DOE forms group to devise new nuclear waste plan — Stephens Washington Bureau

February 14, 2012 — [Yerington] Judge says toxic mine suit can go ahead, sets 2013 date — RJ.com

February 14, 2012 — $60 million of federal budget allotted for nuke waste — Stephens Washington Bureau

February 13, 2012 — [Yerington] Food report involving polluted Nevada mine angers tribe — AP

February 12, 2012 — Wild horse allies: BLM officials stacked against them — AP

February 10, 2012 — Silver State home to new tower of solar power — RJ.com

February 10, 2012 — [Vegas] Water authority workshops to look at rate hikes — RJ.com [Sun Editorial]

February 09, 2012 — Minden man wins state water award — RecordCourier.com [Related Information]

February 08, 2012 — Lawsuit limits proposed over nuclear waste site selection — Stephens Bureau

February 06, 2012 — Jerritt mill back in full production — Elko Daily Free Press

February 03, 2012 — Wind damage knocks NV Energy project off schedule — VegasInc.com

February 03, 2012 — Water authority seeks more groundwater from two rural counties — They stop short of asking for it all, but Las Vegas water officials are urging the state to grant them far more rural groundwater than they got the last time around — RJ.com

February 01, 2012 — Survey highlights disappointing Sierra snowpack — They stop short of asking for it all, but Las Vegas water officials are urging the state to grant them far more rural groundwater than they got the last time around — RGJ.com

February 01, 2012 — Nuclear waste hearing turns testy over Yucca Mountain — Stephens Washington Bureau [Related Story]

January 31, 2012 — Nuclear panel says work should start now to find waste sites — Stephens Washington Bureau

January 30, 2012 — Water network says conservation is the answer, not pipeline — Las Vegas Sun

January 27, 2012 — Water Authority scales back rural water request — Las Vegas Sun

January 27, 2012 — [Elko - Spring Creek Association] Board to intervene in water rate case — Elko Daily Free Press

January 26, 2012 — Barrick, Newmont hiring continues; Elko’s housing shortage remains — Elko Daily Free Press

January 28, 2014 — Researchers say Nevada's Lehman Caves are 1 million years old — RJ.com

January 27, 2012 — Judge denies bid to block Nevada mustang roundups — AP

January 27, 2012 — Nevada lawmakers applaud panel’s nuclear-waste recommendations — Las Vegas Sun [Related Story — NyTimes.com]

January 27, 2012 — Appeal of ban on poisoning of creek pulled — AP

January 26, 2012 — Why Las Vegas is crucial in Obama’s natural-gas crusade — Las Vegas Sun

January 23, 2012 — Low snowpack signals water crisis at Lake Mead — RJ.com

January 19, 2012 — BLM hearing on Mt. Hope draws full house . . . General Moly has spent $200 million already on Mt. Hope, including for advance equipment purchases, and expects to spend $1 billion more on the project — Elko Daily Free Press

January 18, 2012 — Henderson to decide whether to expand recycling program — Las Vegas Sun

January 16, 2012 — BLM takes input on Barrick pipeline plan — Elko Daily Free Press

January 06, 2011 — Official warns of winter wildfires in dry Nevada — State Forester Pete Anderson advised residents Friday that winter wildfires are possible through almost all of the state, except the Spring Mountains outside of Las Vegas — RJc.om

Juanuary 06, 2011 — Agencies host sage grouse summit — Elko Daily Free Press

January 06, 2012 — Nevada's toxic releases up 161 percent . . . The EPA's regional office in San Francisco stated that 98 percent of the toxic chemical releases in Nevada came from metal mining — Elko Daily Free Press [More Coverage — ENN]

January 06, 2012 — Nevada tribes, environmentalists lose suit against big gold mine — A federal judge in Reno has ruled against environmentalists and tribal leaders who say the U.S. government is breaking the law by failing to protect water resources from damage caused by the biggest gold mine in Nevada — RGJ.com

January 05, 2012 — Geologist: Snow runoff could be cause of quakes at Lake Mead — Las Vegas Sun

January 04, 2012 — California Urges Drivers to Change the Oil Less Often — NyTimes.com

January 04, 2012 — More water for Las Vegas means more resentment in rural areas For Jason King, Nevada’s state engineer, the final months of 2011 were hardly a breeze . . . StateLine.org

January 03, 2012 — Truckee flood plan effort stalls — AP

January 01, 2012 — Nevada's inaugural bear hunt ends with 14 bears killed — AP

December 31, 2011 — Great Basin National Park eyes improvements — AP

December 30, 2011 — Mining booms with high gold prices in 2012 — Elko Daily Free Press [Related Story - 01/01/12 — Northern Nevada Business Weekly]

December 30, 2011 — Clean Energy in 2012: Geothermal progression — RGJ.com

December 30, 2011 — [Editorial] Buying air time . . . After having spent years to train them, the state must stop giving productive government workers such irresistible financial incentives to quit — RJ.com

Danny Thompson December 29, 2011 — Coalition taking initiative to change state’s tax structure . . . The seemingly constant fight over Nevada taxes will be waged in a new way — with an initiative petition to implement a business tax that would raise at least $400 million over two years — Las Vegas Sun

December 28, 2011 — Eastern Sierra Current Precipitation Conditions — ladwp.com

December 28, 2011 — BLM sets dates for Mt. Hope meetings — Elko Daily Free Press

December 28, 2011 — [Local Economy] Double-digit jumps in diverse categories drive taxable sales higher — RJ.com

December 28, 2011 — Court: Not all residents have Tahoe beach rights — AP

December 28, 2011 — [Energy - Las Vegas ] Why a power rate hike was inevitable —Las Vegas Sun

December 27, 2011 — Abuse of wild horses targeted — AP

December 26, 2011 — California aims to protect woodpecker — AP

December 25, 2011 — [RENO, Nevada ] Stallion castration plan on hold until court rules — Federal land managers have agreed to postpone their precedent-setting plan to castrate hundreds of wild stallions in eastern Nevada pending a federal court's review of the issue — AP

December 22, 2011 — [Lincoln County] Commissioners approve Yucca Mountain study — Lincoln County Recorder

December 22, 2011 — Tribe's environmental ordinance plan draws rebuttals — RGJ.com

December 22, 2011 — FIRST YEAR IN OFFICE: Sandoval’s shift to pragmatism: Is it enough? Gov. Brian Sandoval’s shift from a conservative’s conservative to pragmatic CEO came in late May, as the end of the legislative session approached with Democrats and Republicans in a budget standoff — Las Vegas Sun

December 22, 2011 — Official: Nevada's population 'slightly up' — RJ.com

December 21, 2011 — [Reno] More than $370,000 approved for emergency Caughlin Fire restoration — RGJ.com

December 21, 2011 — [Las Vegas] Residential power rates rising 10-11 percent after state OKs increase — Las Vegas Sun

December 20, 2011 — New mining commission gathers input at first meeting — RJ.com

December 20, 2011 — [UNR - Business Environmental Program] UNR: Reminders for businesses generating hazardous waste in Nevada — RJ.com

December 19, 2011 — Comstock mining delayed until 2012, new concerns arise . . . Controversy over Comstock Mining, Inc.’s proposal to start a major mining operation near Virginia City may be heating up but company representatives say they remain committed to tap a mineral resource they now estimate values about $3 billion — RGJ.com [See: Related Information from NDEP]

December 19, 2011 — [State Engineer] General Moly Announces Receipt of Water Permits for Mt. Hope — MarketWatch

December 18, 2011 — Wild Horses: Advocate fights BLM, roundups — RJ.com [Related Story — AP]

December 16, 2011— [Jungo Landfill] Commissioners submit comments from independent consultant to NDEP —Silver Pinyon Journal [More from NDEP]

December 12, 2011 — New regulations cut some mining deductions — RJ.com

December 12, 2011 ’ Group criticizes plan to use pesticides in Lake Tahoe — AP

December 11, 2011 — [Las Vegas] Water agency debt compels money grab — Las Vegas Sun

December 09, 2011 — Jungo prevails in federal lawsuit — Silver Pinyon Journal [Read the decision - 7 Pages, PDF] — [More from NDEP]

December 06, 2011 — Fernley company fined by EPA, now in compliance — RJ.com

December 06, 2011 — Report Outlining Tax And Spending Decisions By 2011 Legislature Now Available — NevadaNewsBureau.com

December 06, 2011 — [Vegas] To pay for lake intakes, water bills going up again — Las Vegas Sun

December 05, 2011 — Water pipeline plan draws flood of letters . . . State Engineer Jason King estimates he received about 23,000 letters about the project by Friday's deadline for public comment — RJ.com

December 04, 2011 — BLM releases Mt. Hope draft study . . . Getting to the draft EIS stage for the proposed project, which would employ 400 people once construction is completed, took almost five years from the time the BLM published a notice of intent to do the study — Elko Daily Free Press

December 03, 2011 — Nevada Cites Concerns With Transport Of Hazardous Waste In Response To Draft Plan For Former Test Site — CARSON CITY – A draft environmental statement addressing the future of the former Nevada Test Site appears to be setting the stage for the transportation of mixed hazardous and low-level radioactive waste to the site through heavily populated areas of Las Vegas, the state response to the document says — NevadaNewsBureau.com

December 02, 2011 — NDEP holds public meeting on [Jungo] landfill operating permit . . . Dolan said he did not doubt NDEP would ultimately issue the operating permit, but he intended to appeal that decision. Also addressing the audience was a representative of the Sierra Club, who said he was dismayed the NDEP would even consider permitting such a project on the playa — Silver Pinyon Journal [Related Information from NDEP]

National News

August 29, 2013 — Study: Air Pollution Causes 200,000 Early Deaths in US — Voice of America

August 29, 2013 — Environmental groups sue EPA over CAFO Reporting Rule — agri-pulse.com

August 29, 2013 — House Dems to Interior: Fracking rule is too weak — The Hill August 29, 2013 — Mercury fingerprint of Pacific fish points to Asia coal power plants — LA Times.com

August 26, 2013 — Huge aquifer that runs through 8 states quickly being tapped out — LiveScience

August 26, 2013 — REGULATION NATION: Obama bypassing Congress on climate — The Hill

August 25, 2013 — Molotov cocktails, civil disobedience and middle-class furor: Fracking protests hit Europe — NBC News

August 23, 2013 — Limit urged for cancer-causing chromium in California drinking water — LA Times

August 23, 2013 — Fracking rules proposed for public lands — SF Gate

August 21, 2013 — Coal shoulder: BLM sells controversial coal mining lease, but no one’s buying — Grist.org

August 21, 2013 — Thousands weigh in on proposed fracking rule — Thill

August 21, 2013 — Al Gore explains why he’s optimistic about stopping global warming — WashingtonPost.com

August 20, 2013 — Shale gas fracking linked to earthquakes in Youngstown, Ohio — ENN

August 18, 2013 — Power-plant compromise is good news for Arizona — Azcentral.com

August 17, 2013 — Gore keynote speaker at 17th annual Tahoe Summit — AP

August 11, 2013 — Businesses soon may meet California air rules by paying someone else to slash emissions — Sacbee.com

August 15, 2013 — U.S. to Bring Gas Mileage Rules to Era of Hybrids — NyTimes.com

August 09, 2013 — EPA acknowledges fly ash contamination to water — Observer-reporter.com

August 07, 2013 — Billions stand to be made in coal plant decommissioning — RJ.com

August 06, 2013 — Will EPA Protect Our Families From Toxic Coal Water Pollution? — Huffingtonpost.com

August 06, 2013 — Mercury May Be More Harmful than Thought — laboratoryequipment.com

August 06, 2013 — Almost eight months late, EPA sets 2013 biofuel blend requirement — The Hill

August 06, 2013 — Rep. Dingell to Obama: Clean Air Act isn't right for greenhouse gas rules — The Hill

August 02, 2013 — OPINION Reform the ethanol mandate — Politico
[Related Story — NyTimes.com]

July 31, 2013 — GOP advances bill to block federal fracturing rules — FuelFix.com

July 31, 2013 — Poll finds Californians back climate change fight, skeptical on fracking — SacBee.com

July 30, 2013 — New EPA chief McCarthy says carbon regulation will help the economy — Boston.com

July 29, 2013 — Landmark California regulations under federal fire — LA Times

July 28, 2013 — After Delayed Vote, E.P.A. Gains a Tough Leader to Tackle Climate Change — NyTimes.com

July 27, 2013 — Internal EPA report highlights disputes over fracking and well water — LA Times

July 27, 2013 — Texas loses another battle against EPA — FuelFix.com

July 26, 2013 — Mojave Mirrors: World's Largest Solar Plant Ready to Shine — National Georgrpahic

July 25, 2013 — Fossil Fuels to Dominate World Energy Use Through 2040 — ClimateCentral.org

July 25, 2013 — Buffett Says Coal’s Slide to Be Permanent, Yet Gradual — Bloomberg.com

July 23, 2013 — Federal fracturing rule carries hefty price, industry groups say — Fuelfix.com [More Coverage — Reuters]

July 23, 2013 — Wyo. Fracking Study to Be Funded by Industry After EPA Pulls Out — InsideClimateNews.org

July 22, 2013 — California Fracking Regulations Near Approval — NBC News

July 18, 2013 — Poll finds broad public support for Obama’s climate change plan — fuelfix.com

July 17, 2013 — California officials wrestle with handling trade secrets on fracking— LA Times.com

July 17, 2013 — 12 states sue EPA over agency's alleged 'sue and settle' tactics — FOX News

July 17, 2013 — Energy panel votes to rein in EPA rules — The Hill

July 15, 2013 — The week ahead: Battle over EPA nominee draws to a close — The Hill

July 12, 2013 — As World’s Largest Solar Thermal Plant Opens, California Looks to End Solar Wars — Kqed.org

July 11, 2013 — States Seek Flexibility in Obama Climate Plan — StateLine.org

July 08, 2013 — Harvard researchers warn of legacy mercury in the environment — Havard

July 07, 2013 — EPA set to unveil host of new regs — The Hill

July 03, 2013 — Weather Extremes UN Report— ENN

July 01, 2013 — EPA sends White House revised emissions rule for new power plants — The Hill [Related Story]

June 28, 2013 — Obama's environmental nominee in jeopardy from Senate Republicans — reuters.com

June 27, 2013 — Heat Wave May Threaten World’s Hottest Temp. Record — ClimateCentral.org

June 26, 2013 — Renewable energy will be second to coal by 2016, IEA predicts — Mercurynews.com

June 25, 2013 — Obama aims to sidestep Congress with new initiatives to reduce carbon emissions — NBC News [More Coverage — NyTimes.com

June 24, 2013 — State to ease flow of EPA funds for drinking water — LA Times

June 24, 2013 — Governors ask Obama to block proposed rule on emissions —Hattiesburgamerican.com

June 24, 2013 — Boost for cars or bust? Ethanol debate heats up — AP

June 24, 2013 — Governors ask Obama to block proposed rule on emissions —Hattiesburgamerican.com

June 24, 2013 — U.S. justices to hear EPA appeal over air pollution rule — Reuters

June 20, 2013 — Obama commits to tough push on global warming — Las Vegas Sun [More Coverage — New York Times]

June 18, 2013 —EPA study on fracking threat to water will take years — Ohio.com

June 16, 2013 — Obama fails to use National Environmental Policy Act despite calls for climate change action — Rawstory.com

June 11, 2013 — Revised Coal Ash Bill Gives EPA an Oversight Role — EnergyBiz.com

June 06, 2013 — Judge upholds California water accord — AP

June 06, 2013 — California’s Low-Carbon Fuel Rule Is Working, Study Says, but Threats Loom — InsideClimateNews.org

June 06, 2013 — State renewable energy laws survive repeal attempts — so far — MidWestEnergyNews.com

June 05, 2013 — EPA Reports to Congress on National Safe Drinking Water Needs — ENN.com

June 05, 2013 — Despite more people and more cars, California's smog is in retreat — LA Times

May 31, 2013 — This giant chart shows where all our greenhouse gases come from — Washingtonpost.com

May 30, 2013 — California agency failed to collect $100 million for cleanup of contaminated sites — SacBee.com

May 29, 2013 — Wal-Mart pleads guilty in hazardous waste cases, to pay $81 million — LA Times

May 29, 2013 — Wal-Mart pleads guilty in hazardous waste cases, to pay $81 million — LA Times

May 22, 2013 — APPROPRIATIONS: House proposes 'devastating' cuts to Interior, EPA accounts in fiscal 2014 — eenews.net

May 22, 2013 — Fracking Role for Environmental Defense Fund Splits Green Groups — Bloomberg.com

May 21, 2013 — 5 Fatal Flaws in President Obama's New Fracking Regulations — Huffington Post

May 20, 2013 — Drop in U.S. underground water levels has accelerated: USGS — Reuters

May 19, 2013 — Upsets': Chemical releases disrupt lives but rarely result in punishment — CPI

May 17, 2013 — Utah facing $1.2 billion-dollar water pollution problem — DesertNews.com

May 16, 2013 — Obama administration unveils fracking rules — The Hill

May 16, 2013 — Senate Panel Advances Nominee for E.P.A. — NYtimes.com

May 16, 2013 Two-Decade-Old Harvard Data Confounds U.S. EPA Nomination — Bloomberg.com

May 16, 2013 — U.S. Groundwater Losses Between 1900-2008: Enough To Fill Lake Erie Twice — Circle of Blue

May 15, 2013 — U.S. advisory on mercury in fish tied up at health department — Reuters

May 15, 2013 — End of coal? NRG Energy to shutter coal-fired electricity plants in PA and New Jersey —pennlive.com

May 15, 2013 — 97 out of 100 climate scientists agree: Humans are responsible for warming — Grist.cor

May 14, 2013 — Feds: 500 fewer firefighters to face West's heightened risk this summer — Reuters

May 12, 2013 — Carbon dioxide level sets off global warming alarms . . . The chief greenhouse gas was measured Thursday at 400 parts per million in Hawaii — AP

May 10, 2013 — Why Federal Efforts to Ensure Clean Tap Water Fail to Reach Faucets Nationwide — NyTimes.com

May 09, 2013 —Senate Republicans Block Committee Vote on Obama’s Nominee to Lead E.P.A. — NyTimes.com [More Coverage — Politico.com]

May 08, 2013 — How little-known judges could thwart Obama’s climate plans — Grist.org

May 08, 2013 — Agriculture and Livestock Remain Major Sources of Greenhouse Gas Emissions — ENN

May 08, 2013 — Ground Water Flow Rate — ENN

May 07, 2013 — Fracking is draining water resources, especially in the West —mnn.com

May 06, 2013 — The world's largest 'waste dump' is found in the Pacific Ocean — ENN

May 05, 2013 —Carbon tax backers quietly forge ahead — The Hill

May 05, 2013 — Obama Might Actually Be the Environmental President nymag.com

May 04, 2013 — Climate change may bring drought to temperate areas, study says — LA Times

May 04, 2013 — How much water in that snowpack? Scientists seek a better gauge — CSmonitor.com

May 01, 2013 — Nearly half of fracking happens in places short on water — SFGate [Related Story — NyTimes.com]

April 30, 2013 — New EPA Report to Congress Highlights National Success in Clean Air Benefits and Fuel Savings of Diesel Emissions Reduction Program — SAC Bee.com

April 30, 2013 — Fracking rules coming 'in weeks,' says Interior chief Jewell — The Hill

April 30, 2013 — Tainted well water case ends in guilty verdict — Chicago (AP)

April 29, 2013 — EPA methane report further divides fracking camps — AP

April 28, 2013 — Ex-climate czar Browner predicts Obama will regulate existing power plants — The Hill

April 24, 2013 — Many coal sludge impoundments have weak walls, federal study says — Washington Post

April 23, 2013 — HYDRAULIC FRACTURING: FracFocus has 'serious flaws,' Harvard study says — EnergyWire.net

April 23, 2013 — Court backs EPA veto of mountaintop mining project — The Hill

April 22, 2013 — Coal-Ash Recyclers Seen Aided in EPA’s Water-Discharge Plan — bloomberg.com [More Coverage — ENN]

April 22, 2013 — EPA: Calif failed to spend $455M on water projects — AP

April 22, 2013 — Coal industry sees lifeline in big deposits out West — Politico.com

April 22, 2013 — How Americans see global warming — in 8 charts — Washington Post

April 22, 2013 — A way to curb global warming: Suck carbon emissions right out of the air? — cs monitor.com

April 20, 2013 — Six films and TV shows that will make you appreciate Earth — today.com

April 19, 2013 — Supreme Court asked to hear EPA greenhouse gas challenge — Reuters.com

April 18, 2013 — 10 states to sue Obama admin for dragging feet on climate rules — Grist.org [More Coverage — The Hill]

April 16, 2013 — EPA: U.S. greenhouse gases drop 1.6% from 2010 to 2011 — LA Times

April 12, 2013 — E.P.A. Will Delay Rule Limiting Carbon Emissions at New Power Plants — NyTimes.com

April 11, 2013 — President Obama's budget promises action on climate change — Politico

April 11, 2013 — Environmental Questions Take Back Seat at Hearing for E.P.A. Nominee — NyTimes.com

April 11, 2013 — [BLM] Fracking rule is ‘imminent’ — The Hill

April 11, 2013 — Sally Jewell will now be your interior secretary — Grist.org

April 10, 2013 — Cities Turn Sewage Into 'Black Gold' For Local Farms [4min 48 sec - from NPR]

April 10, 2013 — New Solar Process Gets More Out of Natural Gas — NyTimes.com

April 08, 2013 — Greenhouse gas rules will be enacted soon, says Obama aide — The Hill

April 09, 2013 — Fracking bill passes CA Senate committee — sacbee.com

April 08, 2013 — Fracking foes in California win in court — SF Gage

Alpril 07, 2013 — Reform of California's landmark environmental law is on life support — MercuryNews.com

April 06, 2013 — Damaged Nuclear Plant in Japan Leaks Toxic Water — NyTimes.com

April 05, 2013 — U.S. CO2 emissions falls to lowest level since 1994 — ENN

April 02, 2013 — EPA Proposes to Revise Industry Potentials for Global Warming Under Reporting Rule — Bloomberg

April 02, 2013 — Emissions Rules Put Alternative-Fuel Vehicles in a Bind — NyTimes.com

April 02, 2013 — U.S. justices reject challenge to EPA air pollution rule — Reuters

April 01, 2013 — Pharmaceuticals in Streams — ENN

March 29, 2013 — US EPA finalizes mercury, air toxics rule for new power plants — Platts

March 28, 2013 — Court: EPA can stop some power plant modifications — bradenton.com

March 28, 2013 — Obama, EPA to unveil proposal to clean up emissions — AP [More Coverage — NyTimes.com]

March 28, 2013 — Two Key Climate Change Concepts Are ‘Misunderstood — climatecentral.org

March 28, 2013 — As Fracking Proliferates, So Do Wastewater Wells — NyTimes.com

March 26, 2013 — Automakers, at White House, parry oil industry on EPA rule — The Hill

March 25, 2013 — New panel to advise EPA on ‘fracking — The Hill
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March 25, 2013 — EPA: Most of Nation’s Waters are “Poor” — Pewstates.org

March 24, 2013 — Analysis: Obama's climate agenda may face setbacks in federal court — Reuters [Related Story]

March 23, 2013 — Life After Oil and Gas — NyTimes.com [Related Story]

March 22, 2013 — California Lawmakers Offer Plans to Halt Fracking — Bloomberg.com

March 20, 2013 — Report: Mining industry clout grows with lobbying, donations — The Hill [Related Story]

March 20, 2013 — Energy firms, environmental groups agree on tough new fracking standards — AP

March 20, 2013 — High court rules logging road runoff not subject to Clean Water Act — capitalpress.com

March 17, 2013 — California Fracking Fight Has $25 Billion Taxes at Stake — Bloomberg

March 18, 2013 — Supreme Court: Ruling against gold miners stands — AP

March 17, 2013 — California Fracking Fight Has $25 Billion Taxes at Stake — Bloomberg

March 16, 2013 — EPA to delay rule limiting greenhouse gas emissions from new power plants? — ClimateScienceWatch.org

March 15, 2013 — Obama Seeks $2 Billion in Research on Cleaner Fuels -- WASHINGTON — With few options available for financing his clean-energy ambitions, President Obama on Friday will propose diverting $2 billion in revenue from federal oil and gas leases over the next decade to pay for research on advanced vehicles, White House officials said — New York Times [View the detailsHow the White House thinks about climate change, in 7 charts — WashingtonPost.com]

March 14, 2013 — California renewable power supply growing, costs falling — Reuters

March 07, 2013 — Obama Interior Pick Championed Outdoor Jobs Over Oil — Bloomberg.com

March 06, 2013 — Carbon dioxide levels made a big, scary jump in 2012 — Grist.org

March 05, 2013 — EPA nomination sets stage for court struggles on climate change — NBC News [Related Story]

March 05, 2013 — Energy nominee favors all-of the-above approach — AP
[More Coverage - Top oil exec praises Obama’s energy pick — the Hill]

March 04, 2013 — Obama nominates McCarthy for EPA, Moniz for Energy chief — The Hill

March 03, 2013 — Gov. Jerry Brown works to spread California's green doctrine — LA Times

March 02, 2013 — Federal grazing fee stays same, rekindles debate — AP

February 28, 2013 — Chemicals used to treat your drinking water might be hurting you, environmental group says — NBC News

February 28, 2013 — Forced Cuts Would Take Toll on State Air and Water Programs — StateLine.org

February 27, 2013 — Gina McCarthy: Strong Climate Credentials Plus a Sense of Humor — InsideClimateNews.org

February 25, 2013 — Utility settles with EPA, agrees to stop burning coal at three sites — The Hill

February 14, 2013 — The Most Influential Climate Science Paper Today Remains Unknown to Most People — InsideClimateNews.org

February 13, 2013 — Doubts voiced on fracking oversight at California hearing — LA Times

Februaryb 12, 2013 — Major Climate Change Bill Coming to the Senate — The Nation

Febraury 08, 2013 — EPA moves forward with climate change protection plan, asks for comments — The Hill

February 07, 2013 — States announce deal to cut greenhouse gasses — SF Gate

February 06, 2013 — Obama to nominate CEO of outdoor gear retailer REI to become interior secretary — The Washington Post

February 05, 2013 — White House Weighs Emission Rules — wsj.com

February 04, 2013 — Coal-burning utilities seek a role in EPA rule-making on greenhouse gas emissions — The Washington Post

February 04, 2012 — Outgoing EPA chief convinced Obama serious on climate change — Reuters [Related Story]

January 24, 2013 — Northeast Faces Stark Choice on Climate Pollution — NyTimes.com

February 01, 2013 — Departing Energy secretary offers climate warning — The Hill

January 24, 2013 —How Climate Change Could Wipe Out the Western Forests — The Atlantic

January 23, 2013 — EPA Finalizes Vapor Intrusion Regulations — ENN

January 22, 2013 — Supreme Court won't hear challenge to EPA rulemaking . . . The Supreme Court refused on Tuesday to consider reducing the Environmental Protection Agency's authority to set air quality standards, leaving intact a tough new limit on sulfur dioxide emissions in a victory for the Obama administration — Reuters

January 20, 2013 — Will climate get cold shoulder in Obama's second term? — LiveScience [Related Story]

January 18, 2013 — Government again delays proposed 'fracking' rule — AP

January 16, 2013 — Ken Salazar leaves contested legacy as Obama's interior secretary — Guardian.co.uk

January 16, 2013 — Departing EPA chief: Delivering BP spill fines to Gulf states a proud moment — The Hill

January 15, 2013 — Soot is No. 2 global-warming culprit, study finds — CSMonitor.com

January 14, 2013 — Sierra Club urges Obama to wield ‘full executive authority’ against climate change — The Hill

January 13, 2013 — More than 130 nations begin talks toward global mercury treaty — Therepublic.com

January 11, 2013 — US delays finalizing report linking fracking to water pollution — Reuters

January 11, 2013 — California hits a renewable energy milestone — Mercurynews.com

January 09, 2013 — EPA head calls climate-change shift a proud milestone USA Today

January 09, 2013 — California conservation chief faces grilling over fracking — LA Times

January 09, 2013 — Obama Environmental Picks Seen Focusing On Oil Boom — Bloomberg.com

January 08, 2013 — Possible pipeline approval not to blame for EPA boss departure, officials — sunnews.com

January 07, 2013 — Gregoire emerges as top contender to boss EPA — seattlepi.com

January 03, 2013 — Rig Owner Will Settle With U.S. in Gulf Spill — NyTimes.com

January 01, 2013 — Lisa Jackson's legacy at the Environmental Protection Agency — guardian.co.uk

December 31, 2012 — Jerry Brown readjusts his stand on the environment vs. business — LA Times

December 30, 2012 — EPA faces legal battles, might take easy confirmation road — Reuters

December 28, 2012 — After Jackson, EPA faces big decisions on U.S. fracking boom — Reuters

December 24, 2012 — California Law Tests Company Responses to Carbon Costs — NyTimes.com

December 18, 2012 — Wyden open to moving nuclear waste to interim storage sites — The Hill

December 17, 2012 — Oil, gas drilling rile West's energy embrace — AP December 17, 2012 — Is EPA’s soot rule a sign for the second term? — Politico

December 14, 2012 EPA finalizes stricter soot pollution limits — WASHINGTON - The Obama administration on Friday tightened limits on harmful soot pollution from sources including power plants, diesel engines and burning wood — Reuters

December 14, 2012 — Mercury in seafood: Where does it come from? . . . most of the mercury that goes into the open ocean is from atmospheric emissions, which comes from fossil fuel burning — Grist.org

December 13, 2012 — OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Industry, green groups brace for soot rule — The Hill

December 12, 2012 — NRDC’s Plan to Reduce Power Plant Emissions — triplepundit.com

December 11, 2012 — Energy experts say drilling can be made cleaner AP

December 11, 2012 — U.S. states threaten lawsuit against EPA over regulations — Reuters.com

December 11, 2012— EPA Lets Energy Firms Pollute America's Underground Water Supply — ProPublica

December 11, 2012 — BLM breaks ground on Nevada seed warehouse in Ely — RGJ.com

December 10, 2012 — Without Congress, There’s Still a Path to U.S. Progress on Climate — Environment 360.org

December 10, 2012 — Who Will Lead for Obama on Carbon and Clean Energy Policy? EPA and DOE leaders are key to Obama's environmental legacy as Congress remains deadlocked on climate change policies — InsideClimateNews.org

December 10, 2012 — [Editorial] California Democrats Covet Carbon-Market Funds — bloomberg.com

December 09, 2012 — Rise in renewable energy will require more use of fossil fuels — LATimes.com

December 04, 2012 — Life expectancy rises as fine particle air pollution drops — LA Times.com [Related Infromation — The Hill]

December 03, 2012 — Race Is On to Clean Up Hydraulic Fracturing — NyTimes.com

December 03, 2012 — Obama Plans for Climate Deal as Fiscal Cliff Talks Rage — Bloomberg.com

December 03, 2012 — With Carbon Dioxide Emissions at Record High, Worries on How to Slow Warming — NyTimes.com

December 02, 2012 — Carbon pollution up to 2 million pounds a second — AP

November 30, 2012 — Antarctica, Greenland ice definitely melting into sea, and speeding up, experts warn — NBC News

November 28, 2012 — U.S. Heads for Warmest Year Recorded in Lower 48 States — businessweek.com [Related Story]

November 28, 2012 — When it comes to fuel efficiency, car companies are seeing the light — Grist.org

November 27, 2012 — EPA Updates Recreational Water Quality Criteria — ENN

November 26, 2012 — U.N. Climate Talks Promise Little Drama — NyTimes.com

November 25, 2012 — [Calif.] Cap-and-trade spending legally limited — SFGate [Related Story]

November 23, 2012 — The demise of coal-fired power plants — Washington Post

November 20, 2012 — Greenhouse Gases Rise to Record Levels in Atmosphere, WMO Says — Bloomberg News

November 16, 2012 — Brown defends Calif. steps to fight climate change — SF Gate

November 15, 2012 — Obama vows to take personal charge of climate change in second term — guardian.co.uk

November 15, 2012 — California holds cap-and-trade auction of greenhouse gas credits — LA Times

November 14, 2012 — Global warming talk heats up, revisits carbon tax — AP [Related Story — The Hill]

November 14, 2012— [Calif.] The Problem Is Clear: The Water Is Filthy — NyTimes.com

November 13, 2012 — Many Coal-Fired Power Plants ‘Ripe for Retirement,’ Group Says

November 08, 2012 — Carbon tax suddenly part of 'fiscal cliff' debate — Reuters

November 07, 2012 — Obama to continue efforts to curb greenhouse gases, push energy efficiency —washingtonpost.com

October 27, 2012 — David Attenborough: U.S. politicians duck climate change because of cost — Grist.org

October 25, 2012 — Cost of mining coal continues to climb — washingtonpost.com

October 24, 2012 — Wind-power consumption rises as nation’s overall energy use drops — The Hill

October 24, 2012 — Utah regulators approve 'fracking' disclosure rule — DesertNews.com

October 22, 2012 — Obama Presses Most Sweeping Attack on Air Pollution in History, His Record Shows — Washington Post

October 19, 2012 — U.S. wind industry adding record number of turbines — Reuters

October 19, 2012 — From Radiation to Smog, Numbers for the Public — NyTimes.com

October 18, 2012 — Clean Water Act at 40: Is it failing to meet new pollution challenges? — csmonitor.com

October 18, 2012 — Americans increasingly believe in global warming, Yale report says — LA Times

October 18, 2012 — Insight: U.S. taxpayers poised to subsidize Asian coal demand — Reuters.com

October 17, 2012 — Report: Energy production threatens to strain nation’s water supply — The Hill

October 16, 2012 — Suit says California hasn’t looked at fracking’s risks — washingtontimes.com

October 15, 2012 — California greenhouse gas rules face major court test — Mercurynews.com

October 11, 2012 — Wyoming Water Tests in Line With EPA Finding on Fracking — businessweek.com [Related Story Report: EPA struggling to keep pace with ‘fracking’ boom — The Hill]

October 05, 2012 — EPA appeals decision that struck down new limits on air pollution — The Hill

October 04, 2012 — Climate change absent from first debate — The Hill

October 02, 2012 — California on track to link CO2 scheme with Quebec in 2013 — Reuters [Related Story]

October 01, 2012 — Researcher withdraws from Pebble study review — AP

October 01, 2012 — Federal roundup for wild horses, burros starts today — AP [Related Story — ProPublica]

September 28, 2012 — Deal reached for massive Calif. desalination plant — AP

September 27, 2012 — Environmentalists get vocal on Obama, Romney silence on climate change — The Hill

September 27, 2012 — Mid-Elevation Mountain Forests are Sensitive to Climate Change — ENN

September 27, 2012 — Report: Carbon tax could halve deficit — The Hill

September 26, 2012 States Look to Establish 'Green Banks' as Federal Cash Dries Up — InsideClimateNews.org

September 25, 2012 — From Methane to Plastic to Methane, Without Waste — NyTimes.com

September 23, 2012 — Nuclear industry slowed by its own waste . . . But what never came together was a long-term plan for how to store the used radioactive fuel — The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

September 20, 2012 — [THE SOLAR DESERT] Taxpayers, ratepayers will fund California solar plants — LA Times

September 20, 2012 — Businesses complain about greenhouse gas allowance auction — LA Times

September 20, 2012 — Alpha Natural Resources closing 8 coal mines — politico.com

September 20, 2012 — Fracking FAQ: The science and technology behind the natural gas boom — Grist.org

September 19, 2012 — New Cars by 2030 Can Halve Fuel Consumption — ENN

September 18, 2012 — Renewable standards boosted 'green' energy. Are storage standards next? — csmonitor.com

September 12, 2012 — EPA to clean up lead in yard soil in N.J. — USA Today

September 11, 2012 — Utah Senate leader rages at lax nuke waste oversight — Salt Lake Tribune

September 11, 2012 — Utah Senate leader rages at lax nuke waste oversight — Salt Lake Tribune

September 06, 2012 — Justice Department alleges 'gross negligence' by BP in Gulf oil spill — Reuters

September 05, 2012 — For Farms in the West, Oil Wells Are Thirsty Rivals — NyTimes.com

September 05, 2012 — California ISO marks 1,000-megawatt solar milestone — SacBee.com

September 05, 2012 — A pale green tinge for U.S. presidential campaign — Reuters.com

September 04, 2012 — [OPINION] A Summer of Extremes Signifies the New Normal — environment 360

September 04, 2012 — Critics Say California Law Hurts Effort to Add Jobs — NyTimes.com

September 03, 2012 — Atmospheric Methane Reductions Attributed to not Venting it! — ScienceDaily

August 31, 2012 — Free-market hypocrisy: Why do we hold renewables to different standards? — Grist.org

August 31, 2012 — American Meteorological Society confirms Climate Change and Man's Role — ENN [Related Story — The Hill]

August 30, 2012 — Arctic Tipping Point: A North Pole Without Ice — Environment 360

August 30, 2012 — Federal judge criticizes Forest Service analysis, deals setback to mine's drilling plans — New Republic

August 30, 2012 — Dress rehearsal Thursday for California's cap-and-trade program — Mercurynews.com

August 30, 2012 — Obama's Energy Policy: 'All of the Above' Means 'All of the Above' — Forbes.com [More Coverage —Reuters]

August 29, 2012— A Late Bet on Coal May Not Pay Off — NyTimes.com

August 28, 2012 — Q&A about new gas mileage requirements – 54.5 mpg by 2025? — RGJ.com [More Coverage — msnbc.com]

August 28, 2012 — [SPOKANE, Wash] Environmental Protection Agency releases $635 million final plan for Silver Valley cleanup — TheRepublic.com

August 28, 2012 — GOP platform: Block carbon regulations, expand offshore drilling — The Hill

August 27, 2012 — Study: Carbon tax could raise $1.5 trillion — The Hill

August 24, 2012 — Will Emissions Disclosure Mean Investor Pressure on Polluters? — NyTimes.com

August 24, 2012 — Romney Would Give Reins to States on Drilling on Federal Lands — NyTimes.com

August 21, 2012 — Court strikes down major [EPA air] pollution rule — The Hill [More Coverage — NyTimes.com] [Related Story]

August 20, 2012 — California suspends CO2 market rule on electricity imports — Reuters

August 20, 2012 — California suspends CO2 market rule on electricity imports — Reuters

August 17, 2012 — EPA Rules Could Raise Electricity Costs, But Only in Some Regions, GAO Report Says — BNA.com

August 15, 2012 — Only 2 per cent of Canadians don’t believe in climate change: survey — VancouverSun.com [Related Story — SacBee.com

August 14, 2007 — In ruling, three-judge appeals court panel hands victory to Texas in dispute with EPA — statesmans.com

August 14, 2007 — Salazar plan puts half of Alaska petroleum reserve off-limits to drilling — WashingtonPost.com

August 13, 2012 — [Tahoe] State officials look to find a balance between economy and environment

Augusy 13, 2012 — [Calif.] ARB looks at reducing 'cap and trade' burden on businesses — SacBee.com

August 13, 20012 — [Editorial]Natural Gas and Its Role In the U.S.’s Energy Endgame — Environment360

August 09, 2012 — The Power of Images: California Maps Greenhouse Gases —NyTimes.com

August 08, 2012 — July is hottest month on record; drought expands to 63 percent of United States — NBC News

August 06, 2012 — Fracking poses risk to water systems, research suggests: U.S. study — /www.vancouversun.com

August 06, 2012 — Donner Summit land to be preserved as open space — KCRA.com

August 04, 2012— Blame blistering heat waves on global warming, study says — AP

August 02, 2012 — EPA can't regulate livestock farms it can't find — AP

July 31, 2012 — California Gov. Jerry Brown upsets environmentalist friends with his CEQA critique — SacBee.com

July 31, 2012 — West's forests might see century of drought, study finds — msnbc.com

July 26, 2012 — Inhofe asks EPA to delay pollution rule — The Hill

July 26, 2012 — California regulators take heat over fracking — LA Times

July 26, 2012 — Pulling Carbon From Air Should Be Pursued Despite Costs, Study Says e360.com

July 25, 2012 — EPA finds remaining water safe in famous fracking town — reuters.com

July 24, 2012 — Ice melt found across 97 percent of Greenland, satellites show — nbcnews.com

July 24, 2012 — Brown To Unveil California Water Project For 25 Million — Bloomberg.com

July 20, 2012 — E.P.A. to Consider Relaxing an Air Pollution Rule— NyTimes.com

July 18, 2012 — America Leads the World in Cutting CO2 Emissions. So Why Aren't We Talking About It? — Alternet.org

July 17, 2012 — White House weakened EPA soot proposal, documents show — Washington Post

July 14, 2012 — Miners Weather The Slow Burn Of Coal's Demise — NPR

July 13, 2012 — SF considering ways to curb plastic water bottles — AP



July 12, 2012 — Crayfish to Eat, and to Clean the Water — NyTimes.com

July 12, 2012 — Texas judge rules atmosphere, air is public trust — AP

July 11, 2012 — Can fracking pollute water? Study tries to answer — AP

July 09, 2012 — Power industry braces for court air pollution ruling — Reuters

July 06, 2012 — Congressional legislation could delay Grand Canyon noise plan — AP

July 05, 2012 — US science official says more extreme events convincing many Americans climate change is real — AP

June 27, 2012 — Few legal options for losers in EPA rule challenge — eenews.net

June 26, 2012 — Federal court upholds EPA's global warming rules — AP

June 22, 2012 — West Coast sea levels: New report estimates greater rise by 2100 — csmonitor.com

June 22, 2012 — Federal judge halts gas drilling plan on Colorado plateau — Reuters

June 22, 2012 — 680,000 wells hold waste across US -- with unknown risks ProPublica

June 22, 2012 — Global carbon emissions rise is far bigger than previous estimates — guardian.co.uk

June 21, 2012 — Greater Los Angeles to Heat Up an Average 4 to 5 Degrees by Mid-Century — Science Daily.com [Related Story]

June 20, 2012 — House appropriators advance bill slashing EPA funding — The Hill

June 20, 2012 — Senate Move to Reverse Mercury Rule Fails — NyTimes.com [Related Story]

June 20, 2012 — Cap-and-trade plan upheld by Calif. court — SFGate.com

June 20, 2012 — U.S. Interior needs to strengthen fracking rules: lawmakers — Reuters

June 20, 2012 — As Rio summit commences, Americans see environment deteriorating — WashingtonPost.com

June 19, 2012 — Lie about EPA spy drones thrives in right-wing blogosphere — LA Times

June 19, 2012 — Feds say design flaw led to Calif. nuke plant woes — AP

June 18, 2012 — EPA Won’t Curb Greenhouse Gases From Ships, Off-Road Trucks — Bloomberg

June 18, 2012 — White House waves veto pen at measure to nix EPA pollution rule — The Hill

June 18, 2012 — Controversial clean power line is finally live — gigaom.com

June 14, 2012 — Obama administration proposes tougher rules on soot pollution msnbc [ More Coverage — ENN]

June 14, 2012 — [NRC] Nominee pledges to return 'collegiality' to nuclear agency — WASHINGTON - Senators eager to turn the page on a divisive chapter at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission on Wednesday welcomed President Barack Obama's choice to become the new chairman — RJ.com

June 12, 2012 — California Torn Over How to Spend Cap-and-Trade Riches — InsideClimateNews.org

June 13, 2012 — [Reid Gardner] UPDATE 1-CDWR to stop buying power from Nevada coal plant — Reuters

June 11, 2012 — ‘Screaming headlines’ vs. reasonable people: A talk with the EPA’s Lisa Jackson It’s been a bumpy road for Lisa Jackson through three and a half years as chief administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. But the 50-year-old chemical engineer doesn’t look fazed or fed up Grist.org

June 07, 2012 — EPA sues India-based firm mining coal in Kentucky — AP

June 06, 2012 — Report: Humans near tipping point that could dramatically change Earth — csmonitor.com

June 04, 2012 — Climate Scientists Lament a Nation Stuck on the Wrong Debate — InsideClimateNews.org

June 02, 2012 — Arctic Monitoring Stations Report CO2 Levels of 400 parts per million — ENN

June 01, 2012 — When Cleaning Up Power Plants, Time is Money — NyTimes.com

June 01, 2012 — Court ruling affects small-time gold miners — AP

May 30, 2012 — Seeking Disclosure on Fracking — NyTimes.com

May 30, 2012 — California Senate rejects 'fracking' legislation — LA Times

May 29, 2012 — Sequoias, earth's oldest life, smothered by smog — AP

May 25, 2012 — Environmental Groups Press EPA to Regulate Carbon Dioxide From Existing Power Plants — Bloomberg

May 24, 2012 — Global CO2 emissions hit record, led by China — Reuters

May 23, 2012 — High Concentrations of Toxic Mercury in the Arctic from Circumpolar Rivers — ENN

May 21, 2012 The Clean Water Act at 40:There’s Still Much Left to Do Environment 360

May 18, 2012 — Trash Can May Be Greenest Option For Unused Drugs — NPR

May 17, 2012 — Vermont becomes first state to ban fracking — FoxNews.com

May 17, 2012 — Hawaii first state to ban plastic bags at checkout — msnbc.com

May 15, 2012 — Lab's work help keeps water safe — RJ.com

May 15, 2012 — Feds Punt on Leadership Over Fracking Rules, Experts Say — InsideClimateNews.org

May 14, 2012 — Science And The Fracking Boom: Missing Answers — NPR

May 14, 2012 — E.P.A. Appeals Coal Mine Ruling — NyTimes.com

May 09, 2012 — California and Quebec Near an Agreement for Trading of Carbon Permits — NyTimes.com [Related Story — nationalgeographic.com]

May 08, 2012 — 40 Acres and a Rule: Draft Federal Fracking Regs Cover Only A Sliver of Land — ProPublica

May 08, 2012 — Study: Plastic in 'Great Pacific Garbage Patch' increases 100-fold — msnbc.com

May 08, 2012 — State spars with EPA on air quality standards — CaliforniaWatch.org

May 07, 2012 — Drilling Boom Strains State Regulatory Agencies — NPR

May 04, 2012 —EPA Releases Draft Permitting Guidance for Using Diesel Fuel in Oil and Gas Hydraulic Fracturing: Guidance will clarify means of compliance with 2005 Amendments to the Safe Drinking Water Act — USEPA [Related Story — Obama administration moves to limit diesel use in fracking — LA Times]

May 04, 2012 — Interior unveils ‘fracking’ rules amid industry objections — The Hill

May 03, 2012 — EPA orders Utah to cut haze across national parks — msnbc.com [Slide Show - National Parks]

May 02, 2012 — OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Long-awaited 'fracking' rules coming soon — The Hill

May 02, 2012 — The Low-Level Radiation Puzzle — NyTimes.com

May 02, 2012 — OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Long-awaited 'fracking' rules coming soon — The Hill

April 26, 2012 — U.S. Voters Favor Regulating CO2 — Reuters

April 26, 2012 — Saga of California's Salton Sea: a tragic chapter ahead? — csm.com

April 25, 2012 — State Of The Air 2012: American Lung Association Reports Improvements, Challenges — Huffingtonpost.com

April 24, 2012 — ALEC and ExxonMobil Push Loopholes in Fracking Chemical Disclosure Rules — ProPublica.org



April 23, 2012 — In '72, EPA battled pollution; now it's politics AP

April 22, 2012 — New Jersey drops out of lawsuit against EPA over ozone politico.com

April 20, 2012 — Report finds fewer unhealthy air days in California — californiawatch.org

April 20, 2012 — Coal states fear for future of the industry — StateLine.org

April 18, 2012 — U.S. Caps Emissions in Drilling for Fuel — NyTimes.com

April 18, 2012 — New Fracking Rules on Air — ENN

April 15, 2012 — States back website for fracking disclosure — politico

April 16, 2012 — CO2 rules: Now you see ’em, now you don’t — politico.com

April 13, 2012 — [National Story] State tax collections up $62 billion — StateLine.org

April 06, 2012 — California at top in climate-change preparedness — Scarce water supplies and coastal flooding may be part of California's future, but the Golden State is as ready as any state to tackle those and other problems caused by climate change, according to a national study released Thursday — SFGate.com

April 05, 2012 — Green groups sue EPA to force coal-waste rules— The groups, who filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, say EPA is violating the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) by failing to updates its regulations — The Hill

April 04, 2012 —Wind Tops 10 Percent Share of Electricity in Five U.S. States — Earth-policy.org

April 04, 2012 — California may tap cap-and-trade to fund high-speed rail — StateLine.org

April 03, 2012 — 98 percent of Colorado in a drought, say CSU climatologists — Debnverpost.com

April 02, 2012 — EPA delays ‘fracking’ air pollution rules — The Hill

March 27, 2012 — End of coal power plants? EPA proposes new rules — The Obama administration on Tuesday proposed the first ever standards to cut carbon dioxide emissions from new power plants -- a move welcomed by environmentalists but criticized by some utilities as well as Republicans, who are expected to use it as election campaign fodder — msnbc.com

March 22, 2012 — Labor Department identifies 3.1 million green jobs — SFGate

March 22, 2012 — FACT CHECK: More U.S. drilling didn't drop gas prices — AP

March 21, 2012 — Investors pour more funds into solar projects — RJ.com March 21, 2012 — Court sides with property owners over EPA — AP

March 20, 2012 — Greens see politics in EPA rule delays — Politico

March 20, 2012 — Damage to world's oceans could hit $2 trillion a year, experts say — msnbc.com

March 19, 2012 — Fracking Wells’ Air Emissions Pose Health Risks, Study Finds — Bloomberg [Related Story —Fracking Rule for Federal Land to Use Industry’s Cement Standard]

March 19, 2012 — Scientists Warn of Low-Dose Risks of Chemical Exposure — e360.yale.edu

March 19, 2012 — Confluence of events in 2013 may drive idea of carbon tax: Waxman — Platts

March 15, 2012 — Lawsuits against EPA target nutrients in US waters . . Since the 1980s, scientists have measured a massive area of low oxygen that forms each summer in the northern Gulf. The dead zone is created when microscopic organisms . . AP

March 12, 2012 — Fracking in New York: Risk vs. Reward — CNN
[Related StoryWater a concern in Western oil shale expansion — Stateline.org]

March 12, 2012 — Great Lakes ice coverage falls 71 percent over 40 years, researcher says — msnbc.com [Related StoryGreenland ice melt seen at lower temperatures: study — Reuters

March 12, 2012 — Coal powers less than 40 percent of us electricity, lowest in 33 years — thinkprogress.org

March 12, 2012 — [Calif.] Op-Ed Newton: Refighting California's water war — LA Times

March 09, 2012 — US orders safety changes after Japan crisis — AP

March 09, 2012 — Fracking in New York: Risk vs. Reward — CNN [Related StoryWater a concern in Western oil shale expansion — Stateline.org]

March 08, 2012 — Senate defeats amendment to roll back EPA boiler rules — The Hill

March 07, 2012 — What Makes Gasoline Prices Go Up? — NyTimes.com
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March 01, 2012 — Oceans' acidic shift may be fastest in 300 million years — Reuters

February 29, 2012 — Utilities announce closure of 10 aging power plants in Midwest, East — Washington Post

February 28, 2012 — EPA chief vows ‘strong science’ on hydraulic fracturing — The Hill

February 27, 2012 — EPA Proposes Keeping Carbon Regulation Limited to Top Polluters — Bloomberg [More Info — USEPA]

February 27, 2012 — Beyond Cap and Trade, A New Path to Clean Energy — 360.yale.edu

February 27, 2012 — Appeals Court to Hear Arguments over EPA Carbon Rules This Week — InsideClimateNews.org

February 16, 2012 — Business groups launch legal, Capitol Hill attacks on EPA mercury rule — The Hill

February 13, 2012 — [EDITORIAL] California Rules — NyTimes.com

February 13, 2012 — Southern Californians at risk of death from air pollution, EPA says — CaliforniaWatch.org

February 13, 2012 — Feds approve ban on dumping along California coast — StateLine.org

February 10, 2012 — States Sue E.P.A. Over Delayed Soot Rules — NyTimes.com

February 08, 2012 — NASA satellites show how our icy world is melting — Melt-off over 8 years could have covered U.S. in about about 18 inches of water — LiveScience

February 08, 2012 — US licenses first nuclear reactors since 1978 — msnbc.com

February 07, 2012 — GOP to spar with EPA over mercury rules — The Hill

February 07, 2012 — Drought Ravages Farms Across Wide Swath Of Mexico — NPR

February 03, 2012 — Obama proposes rollback of shale plans for Rocky Mountain West — eenews.net

February 03, 2012 — Poor, minority residents face most health risks with climate change — California Watch

Februry 02, 2012 — Filmmaker arrested at House hearing on shale gas — Reuters

February 02, 2012 — Weather forecasters in stormy debate over climate — Reuters

January 31, 2012 — [Mid-Atlantic states] State commissioners ask EPA for stricter vehicle and fuel standards — StateLine.org

January 30, 2012 — Salazar: Interior closing in on gas ‘fracking’ rules — The Hill

January 29, 2012 — California fuels rule sparks controversy — Washington Post

January 26, 2012 — California air board to vote on landmark electric-car rules — Mercurynews.com

January 25, 2012 — State of the Union: A fracking endorsement from Obama as state debates continue — StateLine.org [Related Story — msnbc.com]

January 24, 2012 — U.S. CO2 emissions to stay below 2005 levels — ENN

January 20, 2012 — With Pipeline Stopped for Now, Tar Sands Battle Continues in California Courts — InsideClimateNews.org

January 19, 2012 — Obama decision denies Keystone XL permit — StateLine.org

January 19, 2012 — EPA won’t promise final power plant carbon rules before 2012 elections — The Hill

January 18, 2012 — Problems plague cleanup at Hanford nuclear waste site — USA Today

January 18, 2012 — Report: Power plant mercury rule won't cause power outages — The Hill

January 13, 2012 — EPA Sees Risks to Water, Workers In New York Fracking Rules — ProPublica.org

January 12, 2012 — Scientists say cut soot, methane to curb warming — AP

Janaury 11, 2012 — EPA: Power plants main global warming culprits — AP [Explore Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions from Large Facilities — US EPA]

January 10, 2012 — Obama Drops by the E.P.A. — NyTimes.com

January 09, 2012 — EPA reach too far? Justices hear case of interest to big business — msnbc.com

January 09, 2012 — Feds ban new uranium mining near Grand Canyon — The Department of Interior issued an order today banning new uranium mining for 20 years on 1 million acres of federal land near the Grand Canyon. — Las Vegas Sun

January 07, 2012 — [Calif.] Record air pollution hammers California's ag heartland — msnbc.com [Related Story]

January 07, 2012 — When Property Rights, Environmental Laws Collide NPR

January 05, 2012 — A Coal-Fired Plant That Is Eager for U.S. Rules — NyTimes.com

January 04, 2012 — A Photographic Blast From the Past . . . In January 1972, the Environmental Protection Agency asked nearly 100 freelance photographers to roam the country — NyTimes.com

January 04, 2012 — California Urges Drivers to Change the Oil Less Often — NyTimes.com

January 03, 2012 — Storehouses for Solar Energy Can Step In When the Sun Goes Down — NyTimes.com

January 02, 2012 — Billions needed to upgrade America’s leaky water infrastructure — Washington Post

December 30, 2011 — Court delays border-crossing pollution rule — [WASHINGTON] A federal court Friday put on hold a controversial Obama administration regulation aimed at reducing power plant pollution in 27 states that contributes to unhealthy air downwind — AP

December 30, 2011 — $6 billion-a-year ethanol subsidy dies -- but wait there's more — msnbc.com

December 30, 2011 — Cleaner fuel law in California blocked for now . . . The nonprofit legal organization Earthjustice, which was not party to the suit but works on climate-related issues, said the ruling was a major setback for the state's aggressive greenhouse gas emission regulations — msnbc.com

December 29, 2011 — Fracking Cracks the Public Consciousness in 2011 — propublica.org

December 29, 2011 — The Puzzle of Rising Methane — NyTimes.com

December 28, 2011 Report: State environmental enforcement slips under EPA's watch — StateLine.org

December 28, 2011 — 60 Years After Leaving, Porpoises Again Play In SF Bay — NPR

December 27, 2011 — Satellite Studies Reveal Groundwater Depletion around the World — globalwarmingisreal.com

December 23, 2011 — Obama has options to delay Keystone pipeline — WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has options to kill or delay the Canada-to-Texas oil sands pipeline despite language in the payroll tax bill that forces him to make a decision on a permit by late February — Reuters

December 22, 2011 — Nuclear renaissance? US OKs new reactor design — msnbc.com

December 22, 2011 [Editorial] FOSSIL FUELS: New EPA mercury rules are a bona fide Big Deal — Grist.org

December 21, 2011 — EPA Issues First National Standards for Mercury Pollution from Power Plants — US EPA [More Info.]

December 21, 2011 — [US EPA] Higher electricity bills, cleaner air under new rules After a two-month delay, the Obama administration was expected Wednesday to unveil new rules for coal-fired power plants that mean costly investments passed on to consumers, but also health benefits — msnbc.com [Related StoryThe Hill]

December 21, 2011 — Texas loses half a billion trees to epic drought mongabay.com

December 21, 2011 — Japan Says Decommissioning Damaged Reactors Could Take 40 Years — NyTimes.com

December 20, 2011 — States may lose crucial flood-predicting tools — StateLine.org

December 19, 2011 — [Editorial] The EPA's Fracking Scare —WSJ.com

December 19, 2011 — Granite areas eyed for nuclear waste sites — AP

December 19, 2011 — Putting Farmland On A Fertilizer Diet — NPR

December 18, 2011 — SUN EDITORIAL: Nuclear fallout: Pettiness of four NRC commissioners threatens country’s safety — Las Vegas Sun

December 17, 2011 — EPA rules threaten older power plants —AP

December 16, 2011 — Neti Pot Deaths Linked to Brain-Eating Amoeba in Tap Water — Yahoo News

December 16, 2011 — Yucca funding remains zero in 2012 — Stephens Washington Bureau

December 13, 2011 — Colo. will require energy companies to publicly disclose concentrations of fracking chemicals — Washingpost.com

December 13, 2011 — [Mercury] EPA To Unveil Stricter Rules For Power Plants — NPR - 4min 34 sec

December 11, 2011 — Nations agree on landmark deal to fight climate change, aid poor countries — AP

December 10, 2011 — [dust] Quality of Air? That’s as Murky as Western Sky —NyTimes.com

December 10, 2011 — [NRC] Nuclear panel chief under fire by colleagues — Four Nuclear Regulatory commissioners from both parties say they have "grave concerns" about the panel's chairman, charging that the actions of Gregory Jaczko are "causing serious damage" to the commission and creating a "chilled work environment at the NRC" — AP [Related Story — Reid comes to NRC leader's defense — AP

December 09, 2011 — [Interactive Map] Climate Change Trends: Carbon Emissions Giants — NPR

December 08, 2011 — Chevrolet Carbon Story 4 Rockingham County Landfill — ENN

December 08, 2011 — Feds Link Water Contamination to Fracking for the First Time — ProPublica..com

December 08, 2011 — Energy Department plans new grid reliability effort as EPA rules loom — The Hill

December 06, 2011 — Many Americans left behind in the quest for cleaner air — iwatch.org

December 06, 2011 — [Calif.] State pushes tougher auto emission standards — SignOnSanDiego.com

December 06, 2011 — Calif. Takes Big Step Toward Greenhouse Gas Limits — NPR

December 05, 2011 — States struggle to update toxic chemical regulation — Stateline.org


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