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NYT > ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT
  • Dot Earth: Radiation’s Role in (Safely) Feeding the PlanetNew!
  • Green: On Hudson Pollution, Back to Routine WorriesNew!
  • Green: Literacy and the Population ProblemNew!
  • Green: U.S. Regulator Says Fukushima Lessons Can PercolateNew!
  • Removal of Dams Expected to Replenish Salmon PopulationNew!
E2-WIRE
  • Lawsuit seeks decision on Yucca Mountain nuke waste dumpNew!
  • Obama tightens fuel-economy standardsNew!
  • US Chamber ramps up push for oil sands pipelineNew!
  • Federal panel seeks big changes to ‘broken’ nuke waste policyNew!
  • News bites: China readies climate plan, Arctic fires release trapped carbon, investors fear BP lacks focus, and moreNew!
CLIMATEWIRE
  • NUCLEAR: Blue Ribbon Commission expected to renew call for interim spent fuel storageNew!
  • BUSINESS: Deutsche Bank sees U.S. and Canada falling behind in clean technologyNew!
  • AUTOS: Chevy Volt to up production and challenge the Nissan LeafNew!
  • CITIES: With new bus system, greener taxis and bike trails, Mexico City slashes emissionsNew!
  • AGRICULTURE: Global warming brings tea and apricots to U.K.New!
GREENWIRE
  • MINING: China still strangling rare earths market, says Molycorp CEONew!
  • LEAD: Jury awards $38.5M to residents who grew up near Mo. smelterNew!
  • NUCLEAR WASTE: Law should be changed to look past Yucca Mountain, presidential panel saysNew!
  • APPROPRIATIONS: ESA rider averted, but some species remain in cross hairsNew!
  • FUEL ECONOMY: Obama announces 54.5 mpg standard by 2025 after automakers sign onNew!
SCIENCEDAILY: ENERGY TECHNOLOGY NEWS
  • Unexpected clue to thermopower efficiency: Uneven temperature can lead to electronic whirlpools and sideways magnetic fields
  • Graphene nanocomposite a bridge to better batteries
  • Engineers develop one-way transmission system for sound waves
  • Rare coupling of magnetic and electric properties in a single material: New multiferroic mechanism could lead to next-generation memory and sensing devices
  • Transition to renewable energy stimulates the economy, German researchers say
THE ENERGY COLLECTIVE – THE WORLD’S BEST THINKERS ON ENERGY & CLIMATE
  • Germany’s Grand Energy ExperimentNew!
  • Distributed Power Is The Best Way To Relieve Energy PovertyNew!
  • World’s First Complete Electric Vehicle Charging Network LaunchedNew!
  • Maybe It’s Time To Stop Talking About ClimateNew!
  • Japan: TEPCO Using Realtime Feedback To Help Customers Reduce Energy ConsumptionNew!
DOT EARTH
  • Radiation’s Role in (Safely) Feeding the PlanetNew!
  • Polar Bear Science and the Spin CycleNew!
  • Cars and Fuel: What Constructive Compromise Looks LikeNew!
  • Innovation from the Bottom Up
  • A Killer (Wasp) in the Back Yard
GRIST – CLIMATE & ENERGY
  • Impact of EPA regs on power industry may be even milder than typically projectedNew!
  • Climate scientists blow gaping hole in ‘NASA data’ paperNew!
  • Hung out to dry: Why clothesline bans are wrongheadedNew!
  • We can save $78 billion by ending oil and gas subsidiesNew!
  • Obama fuel efficiency deal could leave loophole for DetroitNew!
THE BREAKTHROUGH INSTITUTE
  • Heritage Foundation Gets Rebound Effect Backwards in Fuel Economy AttackNew!
  • Clean Energy Innovation Policy in Congress: The Battery Innovation Act of 2011
  • Statement on “Climate Pragmatism” from Breakthrough Founders, Michael Shellenberger and Ted Nordhaus
  • Climate Pragmatism: Innovation, Resilience and No Regrets
  • Ronald Reagan: Innovation Hawk?
RENEWABLE ENERGY NEWS – RENEWABLEENERGYWORLD.COM
  • Moving Ahead: Nova Scotia’s Feed-in Tariff UpdateNew!
  • Producing Clean Power in the Absence of WaterNew!
  • Solar Power’s Future Remains Bright in TennesseeNew!
  • Video: What Can We Expect for the Solar Project Finance Market?New!
  • GM’s Solar Mission: Volt Charging StationsNew!
CLEAN ENERGY – GOOGLE NEWS
  • Verizon and NREL Partner to Reduce ICT Energy Consumption – CleanTechnicaNew!
  • Renewable energy offers path for SC growth – Charleston Regional BusinessNew!
  • GM Ventures invests $7.5 million in solar company Sunlogics – Clean Energy AuthorityNew!
  • Allete of Duluth Launches Clean Energy Subsidiary – Twin Cities Business (blog)New!
  • Lord & Taylor Signs Clean Energy Contract for Eastchester Store – Patch.comNew!
GREEN ON HUFFINGTONPOST.COM
  • David Katz, M.D.: Passing Judgment On Genetically Modified FoodsNew!
  • North Dakota Monastery Puts Its Ranching Operation Out To PastureNew!
  • Sitka’s Status: Alaska Town Uses Facebook To Report Bear SightingsNew!
  • Meet The Giants’ Worst Enemy (Hint: It’s Not Who You Think)New!
  • WATCH: Troublemaking Tortoise Stops TrafficNew!
WATTHEAD – ENERGY NEWS AND COMMENTARY
  • UNIDO: Does energy efficiency lead to increased energy consumption?
  • 5 Reasons I Love the Solar Panel Industry
  • Webinar – Fukushima and Nuclear Power: Can we live without it?
  • ACE students offer White House fresh ideas to spur energy efficiency
  • How Much Gas Do You Use? Track Gas Use With This New Widget.
ECOCENTRIC
  • A Quiet Green Win for Obama on Auto EfficiencyNew!
  • Exploding Bacteria, Self-Fertilizing Bugs and Other Cool CrittersNew!
  • Fish Food Chain Flounders – and Finds Its Way Back
  • Climate Injustice in Utah
  • Document: 1600 Fukushima Workers Thought to Be Exposed to High Radiation
THINKPROGRESS » CLIMATE PROGRESS
  • Climate Scienists Debunk Latest Bunk by Denier Roy SpencerNew!
  • Big Oil Pumps Up Profits with Americans’ Cash: Higher Gas Prices Lead to Gushing Balance SheetsNew!
  • Finally, Some Bi-Partisanship on Clean Energy in Congress: PACE Financing ReturnsNew!
  • July 29 News: Japan Plans For Reduced Dependence on Nuclear Energy; Stable, Thermal Energy Storage?New!
  • President Obama and Auto Companies Agree to New Fuel 54.5 MPG StandardNew!
GREENTECH MEDIA: HEADLINES
  • Intermolecular, an R&D Accelerator, Files For IPONew!
  • Can the California Energy Commission Clean Up Its Small Wind Rebate Program?New!
  • Stat of the Week: $1.7 TrillionNew!
  • Smart Grid Jobs Get an AppNew!
  • Solar Trends From Around the WorldNew!
CLEANTECHNICA
  • Secret Cash Stash Discovered in Sewage Treatment PlantsNew!
  • The Future of FlightNew!
  • Verizon and NREL Partner to Reduce ICT Energy ConsumptionNew!
  • EPA Seeks to Control Pollution from Fracked Natural Gas WellsNew!
  • Now is the Time to Go SolarNew!
SOLVECLIMATE NEWS
  • 250-500 Million MW of Extra Energy Now Roiling the Earth’s Climate SystemNew!
  • Obama Unveils Sharp Increase in Auto Fuel EconomyNew!
  • Court Rulings Indicate New Mexico’s Battle Over GHG Regs Far from Over
  • State Dept’s Timetable for Keystone XL Pipeline Decision Irks Both Sides
  • Shale Oil Boom Sends Waste Gas Burn-Off Soaring in Texas, N. Dakota
POLITICO – TOP 10 – MORNING ENERGY
  • Huntsman looks for the right shade of green – Obama prepares CAFE announcement – Total misses mark – Is tequila key to the next big biofuel?New!
  • Shell scores big in Q2 – Obama’s CAFE deal has Greens anxious – EPA air toxics proposal due today – API goes for the throat on ozone rule
  • Auto companies sign off on 54.5 mpg CAFE deal – Pennsylvania fracking battle only getting started – House passes Keystone XL bill – Green activist gets two years in prison
  • BP misses profit mark – Keystone XL to hit the floor – Report: Loose lips sink climate ships – Salazar coy on D.C. future26 July 2011, 6:06 am
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  • Showtime for EPA spending debate – White House faces swing-state gamble on ozone rule – Pickens plan coming to a Senate near you – Oil prices diving on default fears

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