Monthly Archives: December 2015

Big Oil braced for global warming while it fought regulations.

December 31, 2015

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Farmers try political force to open California’s water taps.

December 31, 2015

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Uranium level in soil spikes at mine near Grand Canyon.

December 31, 2015

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China cracks down on coal producers as pollution worsens.

December 31, 2015

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Hunger threatens millions as El Niño causes drought and floods.

December 31, 2015

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58 workers laid off at Montana mine as coal industry slumps.

December 31, 2015

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Toxic air forces Delhi to sideline millions of cars.

December 31, 2015

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Rivers, sea run red in Malaysia as bauxite exports boom.

December 31, 2015

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Indonesia suffers setback in fight against haze after suit rejected.

December 31, 2015

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Guinea is finally declared Ebola-free, but that does not mean the crisis is over.

December 31, 2015

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El Niño: why predictable climate event still has the scientists guessing.

December 31, 2015

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Climate chaos, across the map.

December 31, 2015

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North pole could be 35C warmer than average this week, warn meteorologists.

December 31, 2015

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Cataclysms from the North Pole to South America.

December 31, 2015

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2015 Year in Review

December 31, 2015
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Legal trends: renewable energy

December 30, 2015

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Legal trends: private equity

December 30, 2015

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Legal trends: commercial real estate

December 30, 2015

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Legal trends: China

December 30, 2015

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Legal trends: capital markets

December 30, 2015

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Legal trends: financial services regulatory

December 30, 2015

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Alarm spreads in Brazil over a virus and a surge in malformed infants.

December 30, 2015

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These fish started life as boys. Now scientists aren’t sure what sex they are.

December 30, 2015

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Millions of people being contaminated with toxic mercury used in mines.

December 30, 2015

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Smog solutions: How 6 cities are attempting to deal with dangerous air pollution.

December 30, 2015

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Mexico: Exciting times for oil and gas licensing

December 30, 2015

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Internal to external: Compliance dialogue on Iran

December 30, 2015

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2016: Sustainable buildings go from being green to being good for you.

December 30, 2015

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Five major energy, environmental issues North Carolina faces in 2016.

December 30, 2015

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As hydropower dries up, Tanzania moves toward fossil fuels.

December 30, 2015

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Alpine ski resorts hope petting zoos will make up for lack of snow.

December 30, 2015

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Posh New York City hotels pledge to go green.

December 30, 2015

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North of England braced for further flooding as Storm Frank hits.

December 30, 2015

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Reform Act Report Card: The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act, 20 Years Later

December 30, 2015

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U.S. EPA Releases 2015 Enforcement Statistics

December 29, 2015

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FDA Turns Up The Heat On Indoor Tanning Beds

December 29, 2015

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2015 in review: The year environmental and climate issues left their silos.

December 29, 2015

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Top trends conservationists should be paying attention to — but aren’t.

December 29, 2015

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Texas targets EPA smog rule in latest suit.

December 29, 2015

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Obama signs ban on micro bead pollution.

December 29, 2015

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End of meat? Startups seek alternatives for the masses.

December 29, 2015

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Should Wisconsin city get OK to tap Lake Michigan water?

December 29, 2015

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Auditor general findings set off Flint, Michigan, water debate.

December 29, 2015

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Asthma rate stops climbing in some US kids.

December 29, 2015

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Cost of UK floods tops £5bn, with thousands facing financial ruin.

December 29, 2015

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Countries rush for upper hand in Antarctica.

December 29, 2015

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Jellyfish flourish but wasps wobble in year of climate confusion.

December 29, 2015

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GOP lawmakers lead new effort to lift nuclear freeze.

December 29, 2015

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Glyphosate weedkiller to be ditched over cancer fears.

December 29, 2015

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Water officials searching for source of pollution in five California wells.

December 29, 2015

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Fears of 30,000-litre sulphuric acid leak from Australian train derailment.

December 29, 2015

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New Jersey seeks to overhaul car emissions testing.

December 29, 2015

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Rising Mississippi River floodwaters bring barge traffic to a near halt.

December 29, 2015

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Retaining freshness with fluid marks and slogans

December 29, 2015

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New York State Electricity Transmission Regulatory Developments

December 28, 2015

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Market Forces and States as LaboratoriesNot Always Desired by Business

December 28, 2015

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The Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (“PATH”) Act of 2015 Extends Tax Benefits

December 28, 2015

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Higher pollution leads to a higher crime rate, research indicates.

December 28, 2015

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Childhood asthma rates level off, but racial disparities remain.

December 28, 2015

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See what happened to the animals on the original endangered species list.

December 28, 2015

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Despite health concerns, many argue GMOs could help solve food security in Cameroon.

December 28, 2015

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‘Total devastation’: Residents, emergency crews work frantically after tornadoes.

December 28, 2015

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Seven great environment longreads from 2015.

December 28, 2015

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In Paraguay, more flee worst floods in decades as levee creaks.

December 28, 2015

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As China hungers for coal, ‘Behemoth’ studies the ravages at the source.

December 28, 2015

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British Army is deployed as flooding submerges Northern England.

December 28, 2015

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Damage from sinking land costing California billions.

December 28, 2015

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Climate smart coffee and banana set to boost East African farmers’ income.

December 28, 2015

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Fire, floods, tornadoes: Fatal weather rounds out a year of extremes in 2015.

December 28, 2015

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Wind industry strives to expand with leased turbines.

December 28, 2015

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Xcel CEO leans on Midwest wind power to close gap with coal, gas.

December 28, 2015

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Climate sceptic Maurice Newman says world leaders embracing junk science.

December 28, 2015

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Failed flood defences cast doubt on UK readiness for new weather era.

December 28, 2015

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Gwydir Council clears asbestos dumps.

December 28, 2015

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A Dust Pile the Size of Arizona is Slowly Moving Across China

December 28, 2015

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FAA and OSHA Enter into Agreement to Strengthen Enforcement of AIR21 Whistleblower Protection Law

December 27, 2015

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Preparing for the 2016 California Legislative Session – and Elections

December 27, 2015

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Environmental and Regulatory Provisions in the Omnibus Appropriations Act of 2016

December 27, 2015

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Seventh Circuit Dismisses Autodialer TCPA Case

December 27, 2015

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Northern California fog bringing mercury onshore.

December 27, 2015

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Climate deal caps a long quest for UN chief.

December 27, 2015

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Scientists worry that the Chesapeake’s natural shoreline is turning into a wall.

December 27, 2015

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Floods of biblical proportions leave cities, towns and villages under water.

December 27, 2015

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Two-day Stage 3 air alert issued for North Pole area; burn bans in place,

December 27, 2015

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Why engineers can’t stop the enormous methane leak flooding L.A.

December 27, 2015

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Oil price plunge is good for drivers, but it’s a big threat to some clean energy technologies.

December 27, 2015

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2015 was one heck of a year in saving-the-world news.

December 27, 2015

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The great Republican revolt.

December 27, 2015

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Drought deepens South Africa’s malaise.

December 27, 2015

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Owner of floating Alaskan strip club convicted of improperly dumping sewage.

December 27, 2015

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Dengue fever cases in Hawaii spike over holidays.

December 27, 2015

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Southern California wildfire closes major highway.

December 27, 2015

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Gov. Kasich’s leadership.

December 27, 2015

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The age of the all-electric Central Valley is upon us.

December 27, 2015

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How climate change finally entered the Irish consciousness.

December 27, 2015

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Paul Krugman: Things to celebrate, like dreams of flying cars.

December 27, 2015

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EPA Proposes Numerous Changes to Greenhouse Gas Reporting Rule

December 26, 2015

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Year in reviewU.S. renewable energy in 2015

December 26, 2015

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Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016: Analysis of Local Government Interests

December 26, 2015

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COP21 Yields Landmark Climate Change Accord: What’s Next?

December 26, 2015

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