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Northern Daily Leader
Mine expansion is by the book: Whitehavenfor preparing to expand its Maules Creek mine, but the company says it’s doing
Mine expansion is by the book: Whitehaven
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
for preparing to expand its Maules Creek mine, but the company says it’s doing everything by the book. Lock the Gate Alliance said Whitehaven and Idemitsu were required to collaborate on a Leard Forest precinct Regional Biodiversity Offset... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Environment strategy lateStrategy is supposed to be a coordinated effort to reduce the environmental imp
Environment strategy late
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
Strategy is supposed to be a coordinated effort to reduce the environmental impact of the three neighbouring Maules Creek coal mines. The Department say it was continuing to work with the independent ecologist, the two mining companies... Read more
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CBS Denver
Groups Challenge Federal Oil, Gas Leasing On Climate Groundsof Central America, the groups claim. The Interior Department in January annou
Groups Challenge Federal Oil, Gas Leasing On Climate Grounds
CBS Denver / Posted yesterday
of Central America, the groups claim. The Interior Department in January announced a three-year moratorium on federal coal leasing in Wyoming and elsewhere to analyze whether the government is getting a fair return on those leases and the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scotland's £15bn deficit blows hole in SNP's mission for Scottish independence, says Corbynthe Labour leader confirmed his decision, revealed by The Herald on Monday, tha
Scotland's £15bn deficit blows hole in SNP's mission for Scottish independence, says Corbyn
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
the Labour leader confirmed his decision, revealed by The Herald on Monday, that he would not form an anti-Conservative alliance with Nicola Sturgeon, branding the SNP unreliable. Earlier this month, Dave Anderson, the shadow Scottish... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Release Coal Docs At Your Own Peril, Guptas Warn Treasuryambushed Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan on a radio station, their company Tege
Release Coal Docs At Your Own Peril, Guptas Warn Treasury
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
ambushed Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan on a radio station, their company Tegeta threatened Treasury over a report into coal contracts with Eskom. The threat occurred when Democratic Alliance MP David Maynier submitted a request under the... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
$4M in grants awarded to Randolph, Upshur countieslocal communities are being proactive in adapting to the changing economic clim
$4M in grants awarded to Randolph, Upshur counties
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 days ago
local communities are being proactive in adapting to the changing economic climate in the state. "Even though, regionally, coal has taken a hit, we are trying to ensure that the economies in Randolph and surrounding areas get stronger," he... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Randolph, Upshur counties to receive millions in federal grant fundspart of President Barrack Obama's ongoing efforts to assist communities negativ
Randolph, Upshur counties to receive millions in federal grant funds
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 days ago
part of President Barrack Obama's ongoing efforts to assist communities negatively impacted by changes in the coal industry and power sector, the administration announced awards totaling $38.8 million for 29 economic and workforce... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
16 photos that show the dirty way the world gets an important energy sourceWhile global coal use has fallen significantly in recent years, so far in 2016
16 photos that show the dirty way the world gets an important energy source
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
While global coal use has fallen significantly in recent years, so far in 2016 it has seen a slight rebound, placing among the top five best performing commodities, according to Citibank. And producers expect continued improvements this year.... Read more
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Connecticut Post
16 photos that show the dirty way the world gets an important energy sourceWhile global coal use has fallen significantly in recent years, so far in 2016
16 photos that show the dirty way the world gets an important energy source
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
While global coal use has fallen significantly in recent years, so far in 2016 it has seen a slight rebound, placing among the top five best performing commodities, according to Citibank. And producers expect continued improvements this year.... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
16 photos that show the dirty way the world gets an important energy sourceWhile global coal use has fallen significantly in recent years, so far in 2016
16 photos that show the dirty way the world gets an important energy source
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
While global coal use has fallen significantly in recent years, so far in 2016 it has seen a slight rebound, placing among the top five best performing commodities, according to Citibank. And producers expect continued improvements this year.... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Pravin Gordhan: Substantial change is not in the colour of a T-shirtmust stop the corruption that’s going on – that’s not only people with yellow T
Pravin Gordhan: Substantial change is not in the colour of a T-shirt
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
must stop the corruption that’s going on – that’s not only people with yellow T-shirts,” he said. He made references to coal prices – a possible allusion to the Guptas – and people being involved in “the right kind of property deals”, which may... Read more
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Business Standard India
Apple becomes a green energy supplierannounced deals. In 2015, 11 companies signed up for 3.23 gigawatts' worth of p
Apple becomes a green energy supplier
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
announced deals. In 2015, 11 companies signed up for 3.23 gigawatts' worth of projects, roughly the equivalent of five coal plants and up from 1.18 gigawatts the year before. Executives face greater pressure from shareholders and customers to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
August, 2016 - A time of profound changehands. Its budget is R34.5-billion. If you put it all together, R133-billion,
August, 2016 - A time of profound change
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
hands. Its budget is R34.5-billion. If you put it all together, R133-billion, you get almost enough money to build a small coal-operated power station. Or several solar power plants. Or roughly one-tenth of a nuclear build programme. But this is... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
More arrests as protesters claim forest clearing breaches rulesENVIRONMENTAL activists have shut the rail line near Willow Tree for the second
More arrests as protesters claim forest clearing breaches rules
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
ENVIRONMENTAL activists have shut the rail line near Willow Tree for the second weekend in a row, protesting Whitehaven Coal’s forest clearing. LOCKED-ON: Two women, a farmer and a childcare worker, locked on to a bulldozer clearing in the Leard... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Heat still on forest clearingfailed to ease community concern about forest clearing around the Maules Creek
Heat still on forest clearing
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
failed to ease community concern about forest clearing around the Maules Creek mines, despite an investigation finding the coal companies did everything by the book. The clearing must stop once the temperature hits 35 degrees, as animals become... Read more
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Manning River Times
Rise and Shine | Wednesday, August 24, 2016racking up millions of views across the world. The Accept Difference campaign i
Rise and Shine | Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
racking up millions of views across the world. The Accept Difference campaign is the brainchild of Early Connections, an alliance of five early intervention services on the Mid North Coast ranging from Taree to Coffs Harbour. Click here to watch... Read more
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Business Standard India
The bubble in infrastructurepublic offerings (IPOs) and foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows. Overall, g
The bubble in infrastructure
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
public offerings (IPOs) and foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows. Overall, gross bank credit to mining, petroleum, gas & coal, cement, iron & steel, construction, power, telecom, roads and other infrastructure grew only four per cent, up from Rs... Read more
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FOX Business
This High-Yield Dividend Stock Is Ridiculously Cheap!energy companies -- facing stiff mandates from the EU to reduce their carbon fo
This High-Yield Dividend Stock Is Ridiculously Cheap!
FOX Business / Posted 8 days ago
energy companies -- facing stiff mandates from the EU to reduce their carbon footprints -- have converted their traditional coal plants to run just as efficiently on industrial-grade wood pellets. At the time, the problem was that there was no... Read more
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FOX Business
This High-Yield Dividend Stock Is Ridiculously Cheap!energy companies -- facing stiff mandates from the EU to reduce their carbon fo
This High-Yield Dividend Stock Is Ridiculously Cheap!
FOX Business / Posted 8 days ago
energy companies -- facing stiff mandates from the EU to reduce their carbon footprints -- have converted their traditional coal plants to run just as efficiently on industrial-grade wood pellets. More From Fool.com At the time, the problem was... Read more
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Business Standard India
After PM's electrification claim proved wrong, Modi govt deflects blame on UP govt noware supporting illegal connections. The state’s ministers are politicising the
After PM's electrification claim proved wrong, Modi govt deflects blame on UP govt now
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
are supporting illegal connections. The state’s ministers are politicising the issue,” Piyush Goyal, minister of state for coal, power, renewable energy and mines, told reporters. Uttar Pradesh is bound for elections next February. Business... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Study: Most sources of methane hot spot are gas facilitiespipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underg
Study: Most sources of methane hot spot are gas facilities
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 9 days ago
pipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underground formations, and one was a vent from a coal mine, according to researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the California Institute of Technology. The... Read more
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Boston Globe
Beyond coal: Imagining Appalachia’s futurePIKEVILLE, Ky. — Here in the heart of central Appalachian coal country, an econ
Beyond coal: Imagining Appalachia’s future
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
PIKEVILLE, Ky. — Here in the heart of central Appalachian coal country, an economic experiment is underway inside a renovated Coca-Cola bottling plant. Most days, Michael Harrison, a former mine electrician and “buggy man” who once drove trucks 700... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Gas production responsible for Four Corners' 'massive' methane hot spotpipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underg
Gas production responsible for Four Corners' 'massive' methane hot spot
The Arizona Republic / Posted 9 days ago
pipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underground formations, and one was a vent from a coal mine, according to researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the California Institute of Technology. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sparks fly over village in darknessare supporting illegal connections. The state’s ministers are politicising the
Sparks fly over village in darkness
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
are supporting illegal connections. The state’s ministers are politicising the issue,” Piyush Goyal, minister of state for coal, power, renewable energy and mines, told reporters. Uttar Pradesh is bound for elections next February. Business... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Caroona coal victory gives others hopeTHE government buy back of the Caroona coal mine couldn’t have come at a better
Caroona coal victory gives others hope
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
THE government buy back of the Caroona coal mine couldn’t have come at a better time for the North West Alliance. RENEWED HOPE: Rosemary Vass, Peter Small, Laura Hartly, Sam Connolly and Jane Judd are still glowing from the Caroona decision. Photo:... Read more
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Raw Story
Mike Pence is the real extremist on the GOP ticket: Just look at his trail of victims in Indianathe 90 bills and amendments he introduced became law. He pulled stunts and gran
Mike Pence is the real extremist on the GOP ticket: Just look at his trail of victims in Indiana
Raw Story / Posted 11 days ago
the 90 bills and amendments he introduced became law. He pulled stunts and grandstanded. His votes were rated—the Christian Coalition: 100 percent; the NRA: A+; the pro-business Chamber of Commerce: 95 percent; NORML: -20; HRC (the nation’s biggest... Read more
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Daily Mail
'methane hot spot' over Southwest caused by over 250 separate leaksairborne chemical compounds. Only a handful were natural seeps from undergroun
'methane hot spot' over Southwest caused by over 250 separate leaks
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
airborne chemical compounds. Only a handful were natural seeps from underground formations, and one was a vent from a coal mine, according to researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the California Institute of Technology. The... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Study: Most of methane hot spot comes from natural gas leakspipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underg
Study: Most of methane hot spot comes from natural gas leaks
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
pipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underground formations, and one was a vent from a coal mine, according to researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the California Institute of Technology. The... Read more
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TribLIVE
Methane hot spot tied to natural gas production leakspipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underg
Methane hot spot tied to natural gas production leaks
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
pipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underground formations, and one was a vent from a coal mine, according to researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the California Institute of Technology. The... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Oil Trains & Coal Trains in SpokaneWash. - The president of the Spokane City Council will ask colleagues to withdr
Oil Trains & Coal Trains in Spokane
KHQ Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
Wash. - The president of the Spokane City Council will ask colleagues to withdraw a ballot measure that would fine oil and coal shipments through the city. Ben Stuckart tells The Spokesman-Review "we may have been a bit hasty" when the council... Read more
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Deseret News
Study: Most of methane hot spot comes from natural gas leakspipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underg
Study: Most of methane hot spot comes from natural gas leaks
Deseret News / Posted 11 days ago
pipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underground formations, and one was a vent from a coal mine, according to researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the California Institute of Technology. The... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Study: Most of methane hot spot comes from natural gas leakspipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underg
Study: Most of methane hot spot comes from natural gas leaks
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
pipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underground formations, and one was a vent from a coal mine, according to researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the California Institute of Technology. The... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando's broken power plant goes back to workfull power after missing out on the area's hottest weather and highest demand f
Orlando's broken power plant goes back to work
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
full power after missing out on the area's hottest weather and highest demand for electricity on record. The 30-year-old, coal-burning Unit 1 of Orlando Utilities Commission was shut down unexpectedly this spring because of wear and tear in... Read more
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Salon.com
Most sources of methane hot spot are gas facilitiespipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underg
Most sources of methane hot spot are gas facilities
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
pipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underground formations, and one was a vent from a coal mine, according to researchers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the California Institute of Technology. The... Read more
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PhysOrg
Most sources of methane hot spot are gas facilitiespipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underg
Most sources of methane hot spot are gas facilities
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
pipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underground formations, and one was a vent from a coal mine, according to researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the California Institute of Technology. The... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Study: Most sources of methane hot spot are gas facilitiespipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underg
Study: Most sources of methane hot spot are gas facilities
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 11 days ago
pipelines and processing plants. Only a handful were natural seeps from underground formations, and one was a vent from a coal mine, according to researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the California Institute of Technology. The... Read more
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FOX Business
Forget Teck Resources Ltd: Here Are 3 Better Dividend StocksIf you are looking for a mining company that offers dividend income, too, you s
Forget Teck Resources Ltd: Here Are 3 Better Dividend Stocks
FOX Business / Posted 12 days ago
If you are looking for a mining company that offers dividend income, too, you should consider Rio Tinto plc(NYSE: RIO), Alliance Resource Partners(NASDAQ: ARLP), and Royal Gold(NASDAQ: RGLD). The diversified offering One of the nice things... Read more
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FOX Business
Forget Teck Resources Ltd: Here Are 3 Better Dividend StocksIf you are looking for a mining company that offers dividend income, too, you s
Forget Teck Resources Ltd: Here Are 3 Better Dividend Stocks
FOX Business / Posted 12 days ago
If you are looking for a mining company that offers dividend income, too, you should consider Rio Tinto plc(NYSE: RIO), Alliance Resource Partners(NASDAQ: ARLP), and Royal Gold(NASDAQ: RGLD). The diversified offering One of the nice things... Read more
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The Seattle Times
‘Revenue neutral’ carbon-tax initiative could cost state $675 milliontax on carbon emissions from gasoline, natural gas and other fossil fuels. The
‘Revenue neutral’ carbon-tax initiative could cost state $675 million
The Seattle Times / Posted 13 days ago
tax on carbon emissions from gasoline, natural gas and other fossil fuels. The dirtiest sources of power, such as coal, would face the highest taxes, giving industries an incentive to find cleaner alternatives. At the same time, the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Carbon-tax initiative backers press campaign despite green oppositionit’s a big deal and he backs a statewide ballot measure that would put an escal
Carbon-tax initiative backers press campaign despite green opposition
The Seattle Times / Posted 13 days ago
it’s a big deal and he backs a statewide ballot measure that would put an escalating carbon tax on oil, natural gas and coal while cutting other state taxes, including the sales tax. “I think we should have taken a lot more interest in the... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
What drives up New York’s electricity rates?downstate New York when it comes to power, said Paul Steidler, spokesman for th
What drives up New York’s electricity rates?
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
downstate New York when it comes to power, said Paul Steidler, spokesman for the New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance. The alliance has the backing from labor groups and businesses, including Entergy, which owns the Indian Point... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Taking the Wind out of Trump's Energy Policywhite. White letters against black. On yard signs. On T-shirts. On baseball cap
Taking the Wind out of Trump's Energy Policy
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 days ago
white. White letters against black. On yard signs. On T-shirts. On baseball caps. All with the same message: "Trump Digs Coal." Donald Trump says there are "ridiculous regulations [on coal] that put you out of business and make it impossible to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rand Leapfrogs Nigeria's Naira As Africa's Top Currencylocal government elections - whereby the African National Congress lost a few m
Rand Leapfrogs Nigeria's Naira As Africa's Top Currency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
local government elections - whereby the African National Congress lost a few major metros to the opposition Democratic Alliance because of a substantial dip in support, and the Economic Freedom Fighters grew its support - benefitted the rand,... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dog About Town: Plunging, rocking and more pooch-friendly things to doon Sept. 10. 817-952-2323. bedfordtx.gov. •Furlesque, an animal-themed burlesq
Dog About Town: Plunging, rocking and more pooch-friendly things to do
Dallas Morning News / Posted 14 days ago
on Sept. 10. 817-952-2323. bedfordtx.gov. •Furlesque, an animal-themed burlesque show, will raise money for the Texas Coalition for Animal Protection at 9 p.m. Saturday at Mable Peabody’s in Denton. Except for the guest stars, this one’s for... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Whopping exaggeration by coal industry about black lung regulationsa rule that would reduce cut in half the allowable concentrations of respirable
Whopping exaggeration by coal industry about black lung regulations
ScienceBlogs / Posted 14 days ago
a rule that would reduce cut in half the allowable concentrations of respirable coal dust in the miners’ work environment. Alliance Coal’s vice presidents, Mark Watson and Heath Lovell, claimed the new rule would lead to an extraordinary number of... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Why Say No to the TPP? Corporations Already Have Too Much PowerIt took two days for 60 members of the Cowboy and Indian Alliance to plant the
Why Say No to the TPP? Corporations Already Have Too Much Power
Op-Ed News / Posted 15 days ago
It took two days for 60 members of the Cowboy and Indian Alliance to plant the heirloom seeds by hand. It was the spring of 2014, and there were prayers, burning of sage and sweetgrass, and, one by one, volunteers pressed the red corn seeds into the... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dog About Town: Yappy hours, a pool party and more things to do451 E. Interstate 20, Arlington, 817-465-7839; and 520 Interstate 35 Frontage R
Dog About Town: Yappy hours, a pool party and more things to do
Dallas Morning News / Posted 15 days ago
451 E. Interstate 20, Arlington, 817-465-7839; and 520 Interstate 35 Frontage Road, Denton, 940-484-7839 Russo’s Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen: 700 E. Campbell Road, Richardson, 972-235-7992 Rusty Taco*: 4802 Greenville Ave., Dallas,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Food-producing zones must be a no-goJust say no: Phil Laird and Lock the Gate want 'clear and permanent no-go zones
Food-producing zones must be a no-go
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
Just say no: Phil Laird and Lock the Gate want 'clear and permanent no-go zones' in food-producing areas. Lock the Gate Alliance has congratulated the government on acting to buy back the BHP Caroona coal licence on the Liverpool Plains, but has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New fund aims to fuel growth in market for clean cookstovescookstoves in poor communities, by lending to businesses that would otherwise s
New fund aims to fuel growth in market for clean cookstoves
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
cookstoves in poor communities, by lending to businesses that would otherwise struggle to finance their growth, the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves said. The Clean Cooking Working Capital Fund, the first debt fund focused on greener... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump explodes on new Hillary Clinton 'pay for play' scandalState Department favors to Clinton Foundation donors 'LOOK AT WHAT SHE'S DONE!
Trump explodes on new Hillary Clinton 'pay for play' scandal
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
State Department favors to Clinton Foundation donors 'LOOK AT WHAT SHE'S DONE!': Trump said at a campaign event with coal miners that some of Clinton's previously hidden emails show practices that are 'really, really bad and illegal, if it's... Read more
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