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Environmentalists Tell German Automakers to Drop Suit Against Calif.'s Proposed Emissions Law
March 21, 2005 12:00 AM - Associated Press

A group of national environmental organizations on Monday urged German automakers to drop their lawsuit against California's proposed stricter clean air regulations, accusing the carmakers of double standards.

Clean Harbors Boosts Income; Reviews Accounting Method
March 21, 2005 12:00 AM - Ben Werner, The State, Columbia, S.C.

Clean Harbors Inc., the Braintree, Mass.-based company which in 2002 bought several assets of Safety-Kleen Corp. chemical services division, including a Lexington County superfund site, reported fourth-quarter revenues of $176.2 million, a 21 percent increase from the $145.5 million in revenues reported a year ago.

Two Montana Oil Refineries Disagree With Proposed Ethanol Blend Bill
March 21, 2005 12:00 AM - Jim Gransbery, Billings (Montana) Gazette

Offering consumers a motor fuel with a 10 percent ethanol blend is fine, but do not make it mandatory, executives at two local oil refineries say.

State of Illinois to Invest in E-85 Fuel Stations
March 21, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

Gov. Rod Blagojevich announced today that $500,000 in Opportunity Returns funding is now available to establish new E-85 facilities at retail gasoline outlets in Illinois.

EarthNews Radio: Roy G. Biv
March 21, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

Throughout history, schoolchildren and scholars alike have relied on clever and easy ways to remember science ideas, such as the periodic table of the elements and the colors of the rainbow.

Air Travel Industry Leaders Agree on Need to Improve Environmental Protection
March 18, 2005 12:00 AM - Associated Press

Air transport industry leaders agreed Friday that they need to do more to reduce noise and pollution.

Wind Farm Wins OK to Begin Construction
March 18, 2005 12:00 AM - Steve Virkler, Watertown (NY) Daily Times

The Lewis County Planning Board on Thursday approved several special permit amendments and variances needed for construction to begin on the Tug Hill wind farm.

Xcel to Buy Wind Power from Lamar Investors
March 18, 2005 12:00 AM - Jeff Tucker, The Pueblo (Colorado) Chieftain

A grass-roots power company in Lamar got good news Wednesday after Xcel officially announced it would buy 69 megawatts of wind-generated power annually from the company for the next quarter century.

EarthNews Radio: Reef Protection International
March 18, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

Coral reefs can be said to be "the rainforests of the oceans."

ENN Focuses on Sustainable Economy in March
March 18, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

This month at ENN we've been focusing on the concept of sustainble economy. What is it, and how do we maintain it?

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