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FOX 8 New Orleans
Scientists: Saving the coast does not necessarily mean destroying fisheriesof levees without ruining an entire way of life. The Sediment Diversion Operat
Scientists: Saving the coast does not necessarily mean destroying fisheries
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 10 hours ago
of levees without ruining an entire way of life. The Sediment Diversion Operations Expert Working Group, organized by the Environmental Defense Fund, represents a diverse collection of biologists, hydrologists, community, and other experts. “I'm... Read more
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Mashable
Climate change could cost millennials trillions of dollars in lifetime incomeAFP/Getty Images According to Gernot Wagner, a fellow at the Harvard Universit
Climate change could cost millennials trillions of dollars in lifetime income
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
AFP/Getty Images According to Gernot Wagner, a fellow at the Harvard University Center for Environment and consultant for Environmental Defense Fund, the NextGen report picks a small element of the Nature paper and “translates it into dollar... Read more
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Fortune
The Lesson Behind Fortune’s “Change The World” Listcord infections, a common cause of deaths in newborns among rural and low-incom
The Lesson Behind Fortune’s “Change The World” List
Fortune / Posted 8 days ago
cord infections, a common cause of deaths in newborns among rural and low-income populations where the charity works. The Environmental Defense Fund has partnered with Walmart to identify ways to lower its conventional energy use and reduce costs.... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Study: Most sources of methane hot spot are gas facilitiesthis is a problem with natural gas infrastructure, it's a problem that we can f
Study: Most sources of methane hot spot are gas facilities
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 8 days ago
this is a problem with natural gas infrastructure, it's a problem that we can fix," said Jon Goldstein of the Environmental Defense Fund. "Once these leaks are detected by regular inspections, we can go out with a wrench or unstick a... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Gas production responsible for Four Corners' 'massive' methane hot spotthis is a problem with natural gas infrastructure, it's a problem that we can f
Gas production responsible for Four Corners' 'massive' methane hot spot
The Arizona Republic / Posted 8 days ago
this is a problem with natural gas infrastructure, it's a problem that we can fix," said Jon Goldstein of the Environmental Defense Fund. "Once these leaks are detected by regular inspections, we can go out with a wrench or unstick a... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
EPA strengthens greenhouse-gas efficiency goals for big rigsreduce U.S. reliance on foreign oil and save both truckers and consumers money,
EPA strengthens greenhouse-gas efficiency goals for big rigs
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 9 days ago
reduce U.S. reliance on foreign oil and save both truckers and consumers money, according to Fred Krupp, president of the Environmental Defense Fund. “Strong, protective clean-truck standards will be a gold-medal win against climate change,”... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
EPA strengthens greenhouse-gas efficiency goals for big rigsreduce U.S. reliance on foreign oil and save both truckers and consumers money,
EPA strengthens greenhouse-gas efficiency goals for big rigs
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
reduce U.S. reliance on foreign oil and save both truckers and consumers money, according to Fred Krupp, president of the Environmental Defense Fund. "Strong, protective clean-truck standards will be a gold-medal win against climate change,"... Read more
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Daily Mail
'methane hot spot' over Southwest caused by over 250 separate leaksspot. 'Since this is a problem with natural gas infrastructure, it's a problem
'methane hot spot' over Southwest caused by over 250 separate leaks
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
spot. 'Since this is a problem with natural gas infrastructure, it's a problem that we can fix,' said Jon Goldstein of the Environmental Defense Fund. 'Once these leaks are detected by regular inspections, we can go out with a wrench or unstick a... Read more
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The Hill
Greens move to defend methane rulesthe legal merits of these vital safeguards for our public health and climate.”
Greens move to defend methane rules
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
the legal merits of these vital safeguards for our public health and climate.” The Natural Resources Defense Council, Environmental Defense Fund, Sierra Club, Clean Air Council, Earthworks and Environmental Integrity Project signed on to the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Study: Most of methane hot spot comes from natural gas leaksthis is a problem with natural gas infrastructure, it's a problem that we can f
Study: Most of methane hot spot comes from natural gas leaks
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
this is a problem with natural gas infrastructure, it's a problem that we can fix," said Jon Goldstein of the Environmental Defense Fund. "Once these leaks are detected by regular inspections, we can go out with a wrench or unstick a... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Letter: PUCO should protect consumersresponsibility for their poor decisions. Only a rejection of an unnecessary bai
Letter: PUCO should protect consumers
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
responsibility for their poor decisions. Only a rejection of an unnecessary bailout will enable the PUCO to maintain its credibility, while putting FirstEnergy’s pleas in the rearview. Dick Munson Midwest Clean Energy Environmental Defen... Read more
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TribLIVE
Methane hot spot tied to natural gas production leaksthis is a problem with natural gas infrastructure, it's a problem that we can f
Methane hot spot tied to natural gas production leaks
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
this is a problem with natural gas infrastructure, it's a problem that we can fix,” said Jon Goldstein of the Environmental Defense Fund. “Once these leaks are detected by regular inspections, we can go out with a wrench or unstick a... Read more
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Deseret News
Study: Most of methane hot spot comes from natural gas leaksthis is a problem with natural gas infrastructure, it's a problem that we can f
Study: Most of methane hot spot comes from natural gas leaks
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
this is a problem with natural gas infrastructure, it's a problem that we can fix," said Jon Goldstein of the Environmental Defense Fund. "Once these leaks are detected by regular inspections, we can go out with a wrench or unstick a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Study: Most of methane hot spot comes from natural gas leaksthis is a problem with natural gas infrastructure, it's a problem that we can f
Study: Most of methane hot spot comes from natural gas leaks
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
this is a problem with natural gas infrastructure, it's a problem that we can fix," said Jon Goldstein of the Environmental Defense Fund. "Once these leaks are detected by regular inspections, we can go out with a wrench or unstick a... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Groups end, change issue ads before state campaign deadlinePractices Jonathan Motl said Friday Americans for Prosperity, League of Conserv
Groups end, change issue ads before state campaign deadline
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
Practices Jonathan Motl said Friday Americans for Prosperity, League of Conservation Voters, Americans for Prosperity and Environmental Defense Fund are currently running issue ads that feature a candidate without expressly telling viewers or... Read more
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ABC Montana
Groups end, change issue ads before state campaign deadlinePractices Jonathan Motl said Friday Americans for Prosperity, League of Conserv
Groups end, change issue ads before state campaign deadline
ABC Montana / Posted 13 days ago
Practices Jonathan Motl said Friday Americans for Prosperity, League of Conservation Voters, Americans for Prosperity and Environmental Defense Fund are currently running issue ads that feature a candidate without expressly telling viewers or... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Groups end, change issue ads before state campaign deadlinePractices Jonathan Motl said Friday Americans for Prosperity, League of Conserv
Groups end, change issue ads before state campaign deadline
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 13 days ago
Practices Jonathan Motl said Friday Americans for Prosperity, League of Conservation Voters, Americans for Prosperity and Environmental Defense Fund are currently running issue ads that feature a candidate without expressly telling viewers or... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Google, Environmental Defense Fund Map Climate-Harming Gas Leaks In MesaAmericans are using a lot more natural gas than we used to, and that could pose
Google, Environmental Defense Fund Map Climate-Harming Gas Leaks In Mesa
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 14 days ago
Americans are using a lot more natural gas than we used to, and that could pose a climate problem, according to the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF). Four years ago, the EDF partnered with Google Earth Outreach to find out just how big that... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
10 ways to be a greener traveller, even if you love to fly(especially on short flights) is among the least sustainable ways to travel, ac
10 ways to be a greener traveller, even if you love to fly
Guelph Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
(especially on short flights) is among the least sustainable ways to travel, according to groups such as the Environmental Defense Fund. Some airlines allow you to try to compensate for the carbon footprint you create when flying,... Read more
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MLive.com
W.K. Kellogg Foundation awards $7.1 million to help Flint families– Agriculture and Natural Resources -Regents of the University of Michigan-Fli
W.K. Kellogg Foundation awards $7.1 million to help Flint families
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
– Agriculture and Natural Resources -Regents of the University of Michigan-Flint -Community Foundation of Greater Flint -Environmental Defense Fund, Inc. -Fair Food Network -American Public Health Association -University of California, San... Read more
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Breitbart
Fox Faces Its Uncertain Future: The Minor Murdochs Take Commandto make BSkyB, one part of Murdoch’s European operations, carbon-neutral. And h
Fox Faces Its Uncertain Future: The Minor Murdochs Take Command
Breitbart / Posted 19 days ago
to make BSkyB, one part of Murdoch’s European operations, carbon-neutral. And his wife, Kathryn, sits on the board of the Environmental Defense Fund; she is also president of the Quadrivium Foundation, which focuses on natural resources, “civic... Read more
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The Hill
Sierra Club backs Dem in NH Senate raceclean energy. She’s earned the endorsement of the conservative clean energy gr
Sierra Club backs Dem in NH Senate race
The Hill / Posted 22 days ago
clean energy. She’s earned the endorsement of the conservative clean energy group ClearPath Action Fund. In addition, the Environmental Defense Fund last year ran a five-figure online campaign thanking her for her support of the Clean Power... Read more
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Dundas Star News
The ‘blunder’ of the biofuel mandatea research professor at the University of Michigan Energy Institute who previou
The ‘blunder’ of the biofuel mandate
Dundas Star News / Posted 25 days ago
a research professor at the University of Michigan Energy Institute who previously focused on automotive strategies at the Environmental Defense Fund. "It's really hard for the people who really — shall we say — hate oil viscerally, to think that... Read more
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The Hill
Meet the man who is trying to change the GOP on clean energyfor a guy who has very nearly zero history with the party,” McKenna said. “If
Meet the man who is trying to change the GOP on clean energy
The Hill / Posted 25 days ago
for a guy who has very nearly zero history with the party,” McKenna said. “If anything, he has a lot more history with the Environmental Defense Fund and EcoAmerica than he does with Republicans, which would make normal people wonder which side he... Read more
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TribLIVE
Decades after ban, lead paint lingers in homesMassachusetts, Minnesota, Michigan and Ohio, have rigorous lead abatement laws
Decades after ban, lead paint lingers in homes
TribLIVE / Posted 26 days ago
Massachusetts, Minnesota, Michigan and Ohio, have rigorous lead abatement laws on the books, said Tom Neltner of the Environmental Defense Fund. But in others, laws are too weak or are inconsistently enforced. Some federal and state... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Families just got a boost in their efforts to keep toxins away from their families, group saysfor removal have “certain properties that can affect human health or the enviro
Families just got a boost in their efforts to keep toxins away from their families, group says
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
for removal have “certain properties that can affect human health or the environment,” the company said, noting that the Environmental Defense Fund helped craft the list. Bloomberg said Wal-Mart's not the only big retailer tackling the issue of... Read more
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Deseret News
Wal-Mart is leading the charge to protect your family against these toxinsfor removal have “certain properties that can affect human health or the enviro
Wal-Mart is leading the charge to protect your family against these toxins
Deseret News / Posted a month ago
for removal have “certain properties that can affect human health or the environment,” the company said, noting that the Environmental Defense Fund helped craft the list. Bloomberg said Wal-Mart's not the only big retailer tackling the issue of... Read more
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New Kerala
Scientists release recommendations for building land in coastal Louisiana - newkerala.com #95097while seeking to protect Louisianas abundant natural resources, said Natalie Pe
Scientists release recommendations for building land in coastal Louisiana - newkerala.com #95097
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
while seeking to protect Louisianas abundant natural resources, said Natalie Peyronnin, director of science policy with the Environmental Defense Fund, who acted as facilitator for the working group. Sediment diversions should be operated on a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists release recommendations for building land in coastal Louisianaseeking to protect Louisiana's abundant natural resources," said Natalie Peyron
Scientists release recommendations for building land in coastal Louisiana
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
seeking to protect Louisiana's abundant natural resources," said Natalie Peyronnin, director of science policy with the Environmental Defense Fund, who acted as facilitator for the working group. Key recommendations include: More information:... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Partial shutdowns proposed for SRP's Coronado coal plant in northeast Arizonapollution from coal plants will look closely at the details of the plan, said B
Partial shutdowns proposed for SRP's Coronado coal plant in northeast Arizona
The Arizona Republic / Posted 1 months ago
pollution from coal plants will look closely at the details of the plan, said Bruce Polkowsky, a Colorado consultant to the Environmental Defense Fund. They will be interested in calculating whether the proposed periods of shutdown adequately... Read more
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The Houma Courier
River diversion report outlines land-building strategyadvantage of all the sand that can be carried at that point,” said Natalie Peyr
River diversion report outlines land-building strategy
The Houma Courier / Posted 1 months ago
advantage of all the sand that can be carried at that point,” said Natalie Peyronnin, director of science policy with the Environmental Defense Fund. Spring and summer operations are still important to take full advantage of peaks, but diversions... Read more
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The Daily Comet
River diversion report outlines land-building strategyadvantage of all the sand that can be carried at that point,” said Natalie Peyr
River diversion report outlines land-building strategy
The Daily Comet / Posted 1 months ago
advantage of all the sand that can be carried at that point,” said Natalie Peyronnin, director of science policy with the Environmental Defense Fund. Spring and summer operations are still important to take full advantage of peaks, but diversions... Read more
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Fortune
Walmart Is Pushing Its Suppliers to Drop 8 Controversial ChemicalsSafer Choice certification for its own private brand products. But it did not s
Walmart Is Pushing Its Suppliers to Drop 8 Controversial Chemicals
Fortune / Posted 1 months ago
Safer Choice certification for its own private brand products. But it did not specify which chemicals at the time. The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) worked with the company to implement its policy. The two retailers have enormous influence... Read more
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NBC News
Wal-Mart to Eliminate Controversial Chemicals From 90,000 Productsreduce and restrict the use of priority chemicals and replace them with safer a
Wal-Mart to Eliminate Controversial Chemicals From 90,000 Products
NBC News / Posted 1 months ago
reduce and restrict the use of priority chemicals and replace them with safer alternatives." Wal-Mart worked with the Environmental Defense Fund to designate the priority chemicals, which include triclosan (used in clothing and toys), parabens... Read more
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Newsmax
Wal-Mart Asks Suppliers to Remove 8 Chemicals From Productseliminate certain chemicals in products and that those efforts go beyond its U.
Wal-Mart Asks Suppliers to Remove 8 Chemicals From Products
Newsmax / Posted 1 months ago
eliminate certain chemicals in products and that those efforts go beyond its U.S. stores. In a blog post Wednesday, the Environmental Defense Fund said Wal-Mart has made "major strides" and has set in place "effective systems to measure and... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Mart Asks Suppliers to Remove 8 Chemicals From Productseliminate certain chemicals in products and that those efforts go beyond its U.
Mart Asks Suppliers to Remove 8 Chemicals From Products
Arkansas Business / Posted 1 months ago
eliminate certain chemicals in products and that those efforts go beyond its U.S. stores. In a blog post Wednesday, the Environmental Defense Fund said Wal-Mart has made "major strides" and has set in place "effective systems to measure and... Read more
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