'Green News Report' – September 8, 2016

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IN TODAY’S RADIO REPORT: Major earthquake rattles Oklahoma, linked to fracking; Violent confrontation erupts at Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s Dakota Access pipeline protest; Typhoons in Asia now 50 per cent stronger than in the 1970s; PLUS: President Obama in China[……]

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The Ethanol Effect

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Not all Americans know what that E-10 sticker on the gas pump means. A new documentary “The Ethanol Effect” which can be seen on PBS or online is a welcome addition to the sometimes technical news coverage of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS).

Passed in 2005 and expanded in 2007, the RFS mandate for biofuel con[……]

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Donald Trump Is Once Again Trashing Wind Energy

Donald Trump has made a strong appeal in economically-struggling coal country, many of whose voters see renewable energy


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Donald Trump has made a strong appeal in economically-struggling coal country, many of whose voters see renewable energy as the enemy. 

Donald Trump railed against wind energy at least twice last week just as the booming industry hit a historic milestone in the[……]

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'Green News Report' – December 22, 2016

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IN TODAY’S RADIO REPORT: Arctic 40 to 50(!) degrees above normal; Obama bans offshore drilling in large parts of the Arctic and Atlantic; NOAA confirms climate change turbo-charged 24 extreme weather events in 2015; New poll shows majority of Trump voters support[……]

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This Is Our Last Chance To Save Polar Bears From Extinction

As global temperatures have spiraled out of control, Arctic sea ice has been reduced to historic lows. And unless humans win the fight to combat climate change, polar bears could very well go extinct, federal officials said Monday.
In a final conservation management plan, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service singles o[……]

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10 Facts Show Trump's EPA Budget 'Is A Fantasy;

The Environmental Protection Agency has restored healthier air and cleaner water for millions of Americans. But the Trump administration is reportedly proposing a cut of 25% to the agency’s budget, which would severely damage its ability to keep protecting American families.
The White House claims the cut[……]

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