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KECI Missoula
5,300 U.S. water systems are in violation of lead rulesviolating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," s
5,300 U.S. water systems are in violation of lead rules
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 minutes ago
violating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," said Erik Olson, health program director at Natural Resources Defense Council, which analyzed the EPA's data for its report. In this case, the "cop" is a combination of... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rulesviolating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," s
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rules
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 5 minutes ago
violating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," said Erik Olson, health program director at Natural Resources Defense Council, which analyzed the EPA's data for its report. In this case, the "cop" is a combination of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rulesviolating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," s
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rules
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 minutes ago
violating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," said Erik Olson, health program director at Natural Resources Defense Council, which analyzed the EPA's data for its report. In this case, the "cop" is a combination of... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rulesviolating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," s
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rules
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 minutes ago
violating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," said Erik Olson, health program director at Natural Resources Defense Council, which analyzed the EPA's data for its report. In this case, the "cop" is a combination of... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rulesviolating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," s
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rules
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 minutes ago
violating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," said Erik Olson, health program director at Natural Resources Defense Council, which analyzed the EPA's data for its report. In this case, the "cop" is a combination of... Read more
14 related stories
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KXLY-TV Spokane
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rulesviolating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," s
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rules
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 14 minutes ago
violating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," said Erik Olson, health program director at Natural Resources Defense Council, which analyzed the EPA's data for its report. In this case, the "cop" is a combination of... Read more
14 related stories
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rulesviolating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," s
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rules
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 minutes ago
violating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," said Erik Olson, health program director at Natural Resources Defense Council, which analyzed the EPA's data for its report. In this case, the "cop" is a combination of... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rulesviolating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," s
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rules
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 16 minutes ago
violating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," said Erik Olson, health program director at Natural Resources Defense Council, which analyzed the EPA's data for its report. In this case, the "cop" is a combination of... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rulesviolating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," s
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rules
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 17 minutes ago
violating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," said Erik Olson, health program director at Natural Resources Defense Council, which analyzed the EPA's data for its report. In this case, the "cop" is a combination of... Read more
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NBC News
Water Systems Violate Lead Rules Nationwide, Advocacy Group Findsthe case in Flint, Michigan has dominated headlines, cities and towns across th
Water Systems Violate Lead Rules Nationwide, Advocacy Group Finds
NBC News / Posted 18 minutes ago
the case in Flint, Michigan has dominated headlines, cities and towns across the U.S. are in similar danger, the Natural Resources Defense Council found in a report. "We have got millions of Americans drinking water that poses health... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rulesviolating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," s
5,300 US water systems are in violation of lead rules
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 19 minutes ago
violating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," said Erik Olson, health program director at Natural Resources Defense Council, which analyzed the EPA's data for its report. In this case, the "cop" is a combination of... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Ohio among worst for lead violations in water systemsstate ranked among the worst states in the U.S. for water systems with lead vio
Ohio among worst for lead violations in water systems
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 hours ago
state ranked among the worst states in the U.S. for water systems with lead violations, according to new report from the Natural Resources Defense Council that shows more than 18 million Americans got their drinking water from systems with lead... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
5,300 U.S. water systems are in violation of lead rulesviolating the law. And doing nothing. That’s unfortunately what we have now,” s
5,300 U.S. water systems are in violation of lead rules
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 hours ago
violating the law. And doing nothing. That’s unfortunately what we have now,” said Erik Olson, health program director at Natural Resources Defense Council, which analyzed the EPA’s data for its report. In this case, the “cop” is a combination of... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
5,300 U.S. water systems are in violation of lead rulesviolating the law. And doing nothing. That’s unfortunately what we have now,” s
5,300 U.S. water systems are in violation of lead rules
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 hours ago
violating the law. And doing nothing. That’s unfortunately what we have now,” said Erik Olson, health program director at Natural Resources Defense Council, which analyzed the EPA’s data for its report. In this case, the “cop” is a combination of... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Ohio among worst for lead violations in water systemsstate ranked among the worst states in the U.S. for water systems with lead vio
Ohio among worst for lead violations in water systems
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
state ranked among the worst states in the U.S. for water systems with lead violations, according to new report from the Natural Resources Defense Council that shows more than 18 million Americans got their drinking water from systems with lead... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
5,300 U.S. water systems are in violation of lead rulesviolating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," s
5,300 U.S. water systems are in violation of lead rules
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 hours ago
violating the law. And doing nothing. That's unfortunately what we have now," said Erik Olson, health program director at Natural Resources Defense Council, which analyzed the EPA's data for its report. In this case, the "cop" is a combination of... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Julie Chen and Hollywood Power Spouses Speak Out: "Being a Trophy Wife Is an Antiquated Trope"or Kelly Meyer, wife of Universal Studios' Ron Meyer, who raises millions to pr
Julie Chen and Hollywood Power Spouses Speak Out: "Being a Trophy Wife Is an Antiquated Trope"
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 hours ago
or Kelly Meyer, wife of Universal Studios' Ron Meyer, who raises millions to protect the oceans with her work with the Natural Resources Defense Council, among other nonprofits. "That whole idea of being a trophy wife is, I would hope, an... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Obama's New Clean Energy Goal For North America: 50 Percent By 2025of America's electricity to clean energy sources is not only achievable — it's
Obama's New Clean Energy Goal For North America: 50 Percent By 2025
KERA North Texas / Posted 19 hours ago
of America's electricity to clean energy sources is not only achievable — it's essential," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council. "Avoiding the worst effects of climate change demands nothing less. But we must do it the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Obama's New Clean Energy Goal For North America: 50 Percent By 2025of America's electricity to clean energy sources is not only achievable — it's
Obama's New Clean Energy Goal For North America: 50 Percent By 2025
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 hours ago
of America's electricity to clean energy sources is not only achievable — it's essential," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council. "Avoiding the worst effects of climate change demands nothing less. But we must do it the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Battle lines form over shaleincluding the Grand Canyon Trust, Earthjustice, Western Resource Advocates, the
Battle lines form over shale
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
including the Grand Canyon Trust, Earthjustice, Western Resource Advocates, the Center for Biological Diversity, Natural Resources Defense Council, Sierra Club, Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment, as well as Living Rivers. The... Read more
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TribLIVE
Imperfect produce still perfectly ediblethey'll throw it into the CSA box.” It's hard to say how much cosmetically imp
Imperfect produce still perfectly edible
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
they'll throw it into the CSA box.” It's hard to say how much cosmetically imperfect food goes uneaten. A report from the Natural Resources Defense Council, citing another report from Feeding America, says more than 6 million pounds of fresh... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Green Sports Alliance's Hershkowitz Resigns As President, Looks To Grow Group Internationallygroup’s annual conference, which is in Houston this year. Hershkowitz, an envir
Green Sports Alliance's Hershkowitz Resigns As President, Looks To Grow Group Internationally
Sports Business Daily / Posted 4 days ago
group’s annual conference, which is in Houston this year. Hershkowitz, an environmental scientist who spent 26 years at the Natural Resources Defense Council before forming the alliance in '10, will continue to advise leagues and teams in the U.S.... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Seggos confirmed as DEC commissionerenvironment. Before that, Seggos had worked in various environmental-related po
Seggos confirmed as DEC commissioner
Lake Placid News / Posted 5 days ago
environment. Before that, Seggos had worked in various environmental-related positions with the Hugo Neu Corporation, the Natural Resources Defense Council, and as a legal clerk at the White House. He had also served as chief investigator and... Read more
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The Hill
Oil industry pleads for Arctic drilling optionthe Chukchi and Beaufort seas from the 2017-2022 Five-Year Program is one impor
Oil industry pleads for Arctic drilling option
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
the Chukchi and Beaufort seas from the 2017-2022 Five-Year Program is one important step to furthering those goals.” The Natural Resources Defense Council said the administration ought to permanently block drilling in the Chukchi and Beaufort... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Diablo Canyon Power Plant to shut down by 2025Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1245, Coalition of California Utility E
Diablo Canyon Power Plant to shut down by 2025
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1245, Coalition of California Utility Employees, Friends of the Earth, and Natural Resources Defense Council saying that the company would increase renewable energy sources by 55 percent by... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Business news in briefin 2024 and 2025 when their licenses expire, according to the proposal by the u
Business news in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
in 2024 and 2025 when their licenses expire, according to the proposal by the utility, environmental groups including the Natural Resources Defense Council and unions including the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1245. The... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Diablo Canyon Power Plant Slated to Close by 2025an age of giant baseload power plants, for all the right reasons," said Ralph C
Diablo Canyon Power Plant Slated to Close by 2025
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 6 days ago
an age of giant baseload power plants, for all the right reasons," said Ralph Cavanagh, Energy Program Co-Director for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "All Californians stand to gain, economically and environmentally, from a more flexible... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
Lake Placid News / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
The Marietta Times / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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The Times Leader
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can’t fight climate change without nuclear power. That’s wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
Savannah Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can’t fight climate change without nuclear power. That’s wrong, of course,” said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. “We’re clearly on... Read more
158 related stories
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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Island Packet
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
Island Packet / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
Lake Placid News / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can’t fight climate change without nuclear power. That’s wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can’t fight climate change without nuclear power. That’s wrong, of course,” said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. “We’re clearly on... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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Boston Globe
California’s last nuclear power plant sets closing dateoffline, or ramped up and down, as system needs change,” said Ralph Cavanagh, c
California’s last nuclear power plant sets closing date
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
offline, or ramped up and down, as system needs change,” said Ralph Cavanagh, co-director of the energy program at the Natural Resources Defense Council and the group’s lead negotiator on the agreement. “This worsening problem is forcing the... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
158 related stories
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KXXV Waco
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggleswe heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of
Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
we heard you can't fight climate change without nuclear power. That's wrong, of course," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the environmental groups that negotiated the accord with PG&E. "We're clearly on... Read more
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