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2014/11/24 09:49
2014/11/24 09:49
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Berkeley Homes has failed to reassure villagers about the flood risks from the proposed development of 425 homes, according to a parish councillor. The developers claim they have answered neighbours...
2014/11/24 09:49
2014/11/24 09:49
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2014/11/24 04:26
2014/11/24 04:26
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For the vast majority of our 150,000 years or so on the planet, human beings lived in small, close-knit groups, working hard with primitive tools to scratch sufficient food and shelter from the land....
2014/11/23 21:26
2014/11/23 21:26
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After featuring strongly at the last state election, the environment appears to have fallen off the radar at the upcoming Victorian state election. WHILE TALES OF LIBERAL disunity and the erratic...
2014/11/23 00:37
2014/11/23 00:37
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Professor Lord Krebs, who chairs an expert group of the independent Committee on Climate Change (CCC), said thousands of lives could be lost in searing heatwaves, and a lack of spending on flood...
2014/11/21 20:10
2014/11/21 20:10
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WASHINGTON - Today, the EPA announced that it would not finalize the 2014 biofuel volumes under the federal Renewable Fuel Standard before the end of 2014. Friends of the Earth Climate and energy...
2014/11/21 11:51
2014/11/21 11:51
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Chemical giant Ineos plans £640m drive for shale gas CHEMICAL giant Ineos vowed to save UK manufacturing and revitalise struggling communities after unveiling plans to splash out millions of pounds...
2014/11/21 08:02
2014/11/21 08:02
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The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has made a preliminary finding of "no significant hazards" associated with the proposed restart of one of two shuttered reactors at the San Onofre nuclear plant. The...
2014/11/21 08:02
2014/11/21 08:02
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Southern California Edison has requested an amendment to its operating license for the San Onofre nuclear plant, a follow-up to an earlier draft request. The utility company filed the license...
2014/11/21 08:02
2014/11/21 08:02
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Electricity customers will pay $3.3 billion for the premature closure of the San Onofre nuclear power plant, according to a settlement approved Thursday. Customers will see that cost included in...
2014/11/20 18:43
2014/11/20 18:43
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RECYCLING across the county is far below the national average - with the only area showing off its green credentials being Rushcliffe. New figures from the Department of Environment, Food and Rural...
2014/11/20 18:17
2014/11/20 18:17
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... settlement resolves all issues regarding the public utilities commission investigation of San Onofre in a fair and reasonable manner,” said Pedro J. Pizarro, SCE president. “This agreement has...
2014/11/20 14:37
2014/11/20 14:37
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Billionaire owner Jim Ratcliffe, who tried to shut down the firm’s Grangemouth refinery last year, reckons using shale gas as a raw material for that plant and other refineries will transform their...
2014/11/20 11:28
2014/11/20 11:28
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An anti-fracking protesters camp in Balcombe, West Sussex (Reuters) The world's fourth biggest chemicals company Ineos is to pump up to $1bn into Scotland's shale gas exploration and production...
2014/11/20 09:42
2014/11/20 09:42
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On 15 September, while President Obama was meeting with his advisers in the White House and deciding how to unleash the world’s most powerful military machine on the Islamic State in Iraq, his...
2014/11/20 09:30
2014/11/20 09:30
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Kate Hawley examines how urban areas are evolving to be sustainable - their challenges, trends and solutions. Already, 54 per cent of the world's population lives in urban regions, and projections...
2014/11/20 09:29
2014/11/20 09:29
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Kate Hawley rounds up global resources on urban sustainability: the networks, institutes, initiatives and reports. Sustainable urban development has become part of mainstream work for many...
2014/11/20 09:23
2014/11/20 09:23
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... should be clear that if the European Union or its member states impose burdensome, unjustified or premature regulatory burdens on shale gas exploration in Europe, investors will quickly head...
2014/11/20 07:31
2014/11/20 07:31
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Oil giant Shell was warned by its own staff that the Trans Niger Pipeline had a "risk and likelihood of rupture" years before two spills in 2008 spewed as much as 500,000 barrels of oil in the town of...
2014/11/20 04:38
2014/11/20 04:38
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BBC News - Rich countries to discuss Green Climate Fund in Berlin For a better experience on your device, try our mobile site. BBC navigation Share this page One UK minister said rich nations must...
2014/11/20 04:26
2014/11/20 04:26
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BHP Billiton to hold vote on split in May 2015 BHP Billiton will hold a vote for investors in May next year so that shareholders can have their say on the company's plans to spin off its less...
2014/11/24 09:49
2014/11/24 09:49
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