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Toyota Gets Triple the Orders it Expected for Hybrid SUVs

Toyota Motor Corp. said Monday orders for its two new models of gasoline-electric hybrid sport utility vehicles were three times its initial monthly projection of 1,000 units.

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Sandvik Group Plans Carbide Recycling Plant at Chiplun

The Sandvik group is setting up a cemented carbide recycling plant at Chiplun, on the Konkan coast. >> Read the Full Article

Study Shows Antarctic Glaciers Shrinking

The first comprehensive survey of glaciers on the Antarctic peninsula has shown that the rivers of ice are shrinking, mostly because of warming of the local climate. >> Read the Full Article

EPA Mercury Rule to Achieve Cuts with Few Direct Controls, Report Says

Cutting mercury from power plants by nearly half within 15 years can be done almost entirely through the Bush administration's market trading plan and without direct pollution controls, congressional researchers say. >> Read the Full Article

Designed for Harmony, but Plants Invade Fallingwater's Land

Fallingwater is Frank Lloyd Wright's architectural symbol of man living in harmony with nature. But now it seems nature is on the attack >> Read the Full Article

House Passes Energy Bill; Conflict with Senate Likely over Gas Additive, Alaska Refuge

The Republican majority in the House was rushing toward approval of a massive energy bill and suddenly activity came to a stop. A five-minute vote on a minor amendment on the House floor was not announced for nearly an hour. Behind the scenes, GOP leaders were scrambling >> Read the Full Article

Hunter Kills Well-Known Alaska Alpha Wolf

The alpha wolf that led a famous Denali National Park pack in Alaska was shot and killed by a hunter last weekend, causing dismay among activists who say wolf hunting should be made illegal in the state. >> Read the Full Article

ENN Weekly: April 18 - 22

ENN's editors summarize the most compelling environmental and sustainable economy themes of the week. >> Read the Full Article

ENN Weekly: April 18th - 22nd

ENN's editors summarize the most compelling environmental and sustainable economy themes of the week. >> Read the Full Article

On Earth Day, Environmentalists Debate Future of Movement

As the world marks the 35th anniversary of Earth Day on Friday, environmentalists are debating the future of a movement that seems to be losing the battle for public opinion. >> Read the Full Article