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1-31
Groups ask judge to stop strip mine  -  Environmental groups sue to block strip mine permit
1-31
Today:  A Vision for Our Mountains
1-31
Buffalo Creek: Remembering a catastrophe
1-31
(Some in) Mingo County welcomes Rentech coal-to-lquid plant
1-31
More coal-to-liquid insanity:  Sasol plans two coal-to-liquid fuel projects in China  -   That One May Smile, And Smile, And Be Cheney
1-31
No to coal-to-liquid: Nevada should focus on home-grown energy
1-31
Bush's new power grab
1-31
Coal industry to cut production in central Appalachia
1-31
Conference shows need for media reform (Heath is an OVEC member)
1-31
Energy "town hall" meeting Thursday
1-31
Coal-fire plant plans spark warning
1-31
Environmental Group Delivers Lumps of Coal to Merrill Lynch to Protest Texas Power Plant Project
1-31
Austin 'clean coal' plant plans begin to take shape
1-31
A Call To Action: Help Stop The Coal Plants Now, Before It's Too Late In Your State
1-31
The Rise and Fall of Germany's Coal Mining Industry  - German coal industry to shut in 11 years
1-31
Has the White House interfered on global warming reports? -  US Climate Scientists Allege White House Pressure  
1-31
Congress Begins Tackling Climate Issues  -  US Senators Face off on Greenhouse Gas Emissions  U.S. Congress Warming to Climate Debate
1-31
Millions to go Hungry, Waterless - Climate Report  -  Africa Must Prepare for Climate Change - Experts
1-31
"Global Cool" Asks 1 Billion People to Save Planet
1-31
Robert F. Kennedy Jr.: ExxonMobil's War on Science
1-31
EU Tackles Oil Companies over Climate Change: Draft
1-31
UN Climate Panel Reports in 2007   -   UN Agency Pressures Ban on Climate Crisis Summit
1-31
Warming world turns up the heat on nature
1-31
US Urges Scientists to Block Out Sun
1-31
Global Warming: The Vicious Circle
1-31
Sydney Heat Deaths to Soar Due to Climate Change  -  Climate change report paints doomsday scenario for Sydney
1-31
Eiffel Tower to Go Dark Ahead of Report
1-31
Two of the Biggest Changes in Climate News
1-31
Call for end to US apathy on climate
1-30
Corps gives final OK to record strip mine in Logan  -   Corps issues permit for mountaintop removal mine
1-30
Judge wont make MSHA testify yet
1-30
Coal companies to perform highway study
1-30
Bush Directive Increases Sway on Regulation
1-30
Sago miners suit cites safety check violations
1-30
Mine case may be labor trial of year
1-30
Coal will never be clean energy
1-30
W. Va Gov. Pushes Energy Independence  (Read: Pushes Eco-cide)  The Return Of Nazi Oil  -  Coal-to-liquid doesn't make sense for economy, environment  -  Manchin points states toward energy freedom (um, sure if freedom means free from the ecosystem that supports life...)
1-30
Coal advocates try to keep fuel on energy agenda
1-30
US pushes 'clean energy' for Asia
1-30
Southern clean coal plant passes green hurdle (ain't no such thing as "clean" coal...)
1-30
RAN: Savvy environmentalists challenge corporations to go green
1-30
German government leaders agree on proposal to end coal subsidies
1-30
Critics present case against Kansas coal plant
1-30
Tax break for Navajo land coal-fired plant falters in committee
1-30
O'Connor may mediate dispute
1-30
World Scientists Near Consensus on Warming
1-30
Congress moving on climate change; Industry, GOP, Dems try to curb greenhouse gas risk
1-30
A Few Degrees Warmer
1-30
Speed of climate change a major risk: expert
1-30
13 Pct of Americans not Heard of Global Warming
1-30
World Leaders Urged to Act on Global Warming Study
1-30
EU Could Cut CO2 with More Net, Telecom Use - Report
1-30
U.S. should lead quest to solve climate change
1-29
UN report sees bleak climate future  -  Global Warming: Impacts of Temperature Increases  UN Climate Panel to Blame Humans for Warming
1-29
Scientist's 'Russian roulette' climate warning  - World Ice Retreat to Spark UN Urgency, Scientist Says
1-29
Ravaged: Oil drilling damage
1-29
Graduate student argues coal industry ruining mining communities
1-29
Potpourri
1-29
World report on climate change still sugar-coated despite dire warning: critics
1-29
US Consumers, Companies Finally Feeling Green
1-29
2007 legislature: Opposition to power plant builds steam
1-29
China Coal Mine Blast Kills 15
1-29
Tennessee Valley Authority to Pursue 2 New Reactors
1-29
Breakthrough Deal May Eliminate German Coal Subsidies
1-29
Indonesia may lose 2,000 islands to climate change
1-29
Canada warming alarm sounds
1-29
Safe climate change
1-29
Austrians Assess Effects of Climate Change
1-29
Climate March "Will be Britain's Longest"
1-29
Organic Farming Seen Here to Stay
1-29
Delegates Donate to Ease Davos Carbon Footprint
1-29
Optimism in Davos Snow, but do Dark Clouds Loom?
1-29
Canada Worried by Plunging Caribou Population
1-28
Mass US protest against Iraq war - Washington rally urges end to war   -   Thousands Protest Bush Policy  -  Protest Focuses on Iraq Troop Increase
1-28
The Long Road to Energy Independence
1-28
The Air Force is taking the lead on synthetic fuel; will you follow us? (Follow your lead in destroying our homeland in the guise of defending it? No!)   -  China's coal-to-liquid plant eyes 2010 expansion-report 
1-28
Duke Energy pushes for energy created with coal; skeptics call the fuel filthy
1-28
Paying the price
1-28
Schweitzer calls coal-fired power plant technology of the past (Coal period is fuel of past, a transition fuel to move us ASAP to a cleaner energy future.)
1-28
Appalachian native plans wind power for coalfields
1-28
Living on Earth: Coal Controversy Down Under
1-28
Sacred Land Action Alert
1-28
With Apologies, Nuclear Power Gets a Second Look
1-28
Washington wakes up to global warming  -  How the US is waking up to global warming
1-28
China admits to climate failings
1-28
Growing list of counties, cities and states join end run to Kyoto  -  Setting CO2's Market Value
1-28
Australia 'worst' on climate change
1-28
Terrorism Drops Off Davos Agenda as Focus Turns to Climate
 
1-28
Carbon tax could finance a green revolution
1-28
Developing powers seen critical to climate pact
1-28
Blair sees wider climate deal
1-27
U.N. Climate Report Will Shock the World, Chairman Says  -UN's vast report will end the scientific argument. Now will the world act?   -  Endless Summer Not As Nice As It Sounds
1-27
Scientists warn of climate disaster  - Warming to Raise Seas for 1,000 Years  -  Global warming to speed up
1-27
Groups Head to Capital to Step Up Antiwar Drive  -  The Peace Movement to Congress on Eve of Mobilization
1-27
White House says U.N. report to show humans "substantial factor" in global warming  -  Bush's Climate Remarks Weighed for Policy Shift
1-27
Legislators split on odds for campaign finance bills
1-27
Massey predicts double-digit growth
1-27
Coal mining documentary to be screened in Pittsboro
1-27
Religious groups weigh in on wilderness
1-27
Town Hall on Energy' set for Thursday at the Marriott
1-27
E. Kentucky man looks to wind power for electricity
1-27
NY appeals court: EPA must protect aquatic life near power plants
1-27
10-foot-wide hole threatens home
1-27
Pa. Yanks Permit From Mine With Fatality
1-27
State Of The Union: The Danger of a Few Little Words
1-27
Living on Earth: Political Climate Change
1-27
US answer to global warming: smoke and giant space mirrors
1-27
Flooded village explanation given
1-26
Jan. 27: Huddle Up!   -  "Perfect Storm" for Peace Movement   -   Groups Head to Capital to Step Up Antiwar Drive  -  Anti-War Groups Plan Surge on Washington  -  U.S. Military Spied on Hundreds of Antiwar Demos
1-26
Wall Street Journal: Bush's Proposal Pits Coal Interests  - Pittsburgh Tribune Review: Bush energy focus could juice up region (and fry planet) -  SOTU 2007: Energy & environment wrap-up
1-26
Hidin' Dirty--Bush pushes "alternative" fuels plan, critics push back
1-26
The President's Energy Policy: Where might 20 billion alternative-fuel gallons come from?  -  Energy Independence?
1-26
To curb global warming, U.S. coal producers are adrift in choppy political seas
1-26
UPI Poll: Feds should act on energy use, even if it causes personal lifestyle changes   -  Canadians: Climate concerns now top security and health
1-26
Lawmakers seek additional mine safety measures
1-26
Gazette reporter to speak at WJU
1-26
Discrimination charges being heard in Massey trial
1-26
Bottle bills shape up for House, Senate
1-26
Fly ash landslide victims file more lawsuits
1-26
Ga. firm wants state OK for two miner shelters (scroll down)
1-26
California power companies barred from buying dirty power  -  California moves quickly to nix coal plants  -
1-26
Coal issues resurface in Nevada
1-26
The hypocrisy of (coal) power
1-26
TXU lobbying Congress on coal-plant plan
1-26
Fish advisory revives fight on coal-fired plants
1-26
Peabody CEO sees US coal markets recovering in 2007
1-26
Well, Maybe It Is Like a Murder Trial
1-26
More deaths may follow more frequent heat waves
1-26
Climate Change More Extreme Than Thought, U.S. Study to Show
1-26
Letter from Davos, Day 1
1-26
Climate change is killing Africaand we are to blame
1-26
Global Warming Serious for 70% of Americans
1-26
Global warming: impacts of temperature increases
1-26
Putting the war into global warming
1-26
U.S. Senators Tackle Economic Impacts of Warming Bill
1-26
California under water by 2100? Risk of the rising sea
1-26
California dreaming, to stop an environmental nightmare
1-25
Bush directive makes it harder for agencies to issue rules
1-25
Increasing Renewable Energy in U.S. Can Solve Global Warming   -  Clean energy seen 50 pct of supply by 2050: report
1-25
Coal technology is never really clean (Letters to the editor are great tools; please use them to express your outrage about mountaintop removal!)
1-25
The union is in such a state
1-25
Another step forward into climate chaos Bushs energy forecast bodes well for CTL 
1-25
Earthjustice Statement on President Bush's State of the Union Address  -  Activists call global warming plans half-baked  -   Bush State of the Union address offers tepid energy initiatives
1-25
Right problem, George. But wrong solution   -   Bush energy initiatives ring hollow in W.Va. (coal profiteers want more coal subsides, surprise!) Bush agenda lacks the means to succeed
1-25
CSX mishap blocks Route 3
1-25
News from the House with Delegate Larry Barker
1-25
Climate change seen fanning conflict and terrorism
1-25
Test for Safety: Companies Want Drug-Free Coal Mines  -  Industry Proposals Have Legal Implications
1-25
Anatomy of An Addiction
1-25
Legislation could delay Texas coal plant permits
1-25
California moves quickly to block new coal-fired power plants
1-25
Stern favours world carbon tax
1-25
Australia: Climate change must be put on the front burner  - Bush Climate Speech Fails to Impress Down Under
1-25
Tokyo Climate Change Meeting Eyes Post-Kyoto Rules
1-24
Mountain Justice Day of Action - January 31, 2007
1-24
Flood victims claims rejected; Judge rules plaintiffs were not specific about cause
1-24
In climate controversy, industry cedes ground--The global-warming debate is shifting from science to economics
1-24
Coal to liquid insanity in WV: New Division of Energy could create jobs, make W.Va. independent  -  Coal to liquid insanity in Ohio: Wilson Gets Committee Assignments  - 
1-24
Coal to liquid insanity implied in Bush's speech: Critics See Too Little Significant Change  -  State of the Union Energy Proposals Draw Mixed Reaction  - Text of Bushs State of the Union Address   Bush Calls for Increase in "Renewable" Fuels  -  Bush: Expand "alternative" energy use
1-24
Bush CO2 Plan Won't Spur a US Market - Developers  -  Bush Should Cap Greenhouse Gas Emissions - Democrats   -  Bush and Energy Policy
1-24
Great Britain: Mining dam bursts and slurry flood hits village
1-24
Christian Science Monitor: Push to replace new US mercury plan   -  Survey Finds Mercury in Fish in West
1-24
Impact of FPL's 'clean' coal plant may foul future
1-24
Global Environment Fund Gives Money to Dirty Fuel  -    World Bank grants $45.4 mn to India for clean coal energy
1-24
GE invests in Louisville-based Erora
1-24
Coal art in the Park
1-24
Desert Rock protesters converge on council
1-24
California set to limit coal-fired electricity
1-24
It's carbon judgment day
1-24
Momentum Grows for EU Cap on Cars CO2 Output
1-24
UN Climate Change Panel to Issue Report Feb. 2
1-24
Facing Global Warming, are People Like Frogs?
1-24
Students struggle with creating greener world
1-23
Officially a No-Brainer: Climate change report said to be 'smoking gun'
1-23
Beckley Register Herald: Coal River watershed claims dismissed
1-23
Charleston Gazette:  Trial begins in UMW-Massey dispute  -  WOWK-TV: Massey Energy Accused of Unfair Labor Practices  -  Associated Press: Hearing begins on complaint in union, Massey dispute
1-23
Internal Rifts Cloud Democrats' Opportunity on Warming
1-23
West Virginia Public Radio: New global warming panel in Congress affects Rahalls place in debate (scroll down to 1-22-07 entry)
1-23
Bush 'must fight climate change'   -   CEOs Urge Bush to Limit Greenhouse Gas Emissions  -   Businesses join with environmental groups on global warming  FPL Group joins organization calling for swift action on climate change  -  Caterpillar joins call for climate-changing pollution standards
1-23
Bush Expected to Make Call for Improved Fuel Economy
1-23
Lack of Budget Could Hurt Nuclear Energy Revival, Official Says
1-23
Finding Hope in a Post-Oil Society
1-23
Pass mine-safety reforms as tribute to dead
1-23
County commission losing annual synthetic fuel grant
1-23
GE to invest in coal gasification
 
1-23
Coal Train Derails in Boone County
1-23
Kansas bill would put two-year moratorium on construction of new coal-fired power plants
1-23
Groups Take Challenge of Clean Air Mercury Rules to Higher Court
1-23
Parks' chief wary of FPL coal plant
1-23
CSX 4th - Quarter Earnings Rise 46 Percent
1-23
China to Control Coal Production  -   China to limit annual coal output to 2.6 bln tonnes by 2010
1-23
CBS News: Report: Global Warming Is Here, Now
1-23
Experts Say Alps Glaciers Will Melt by 2050
1-23
Bird extinctions may quicken
1-22
Global warming: the final verdict 
1-22
Will Our Petro-Dependency Destroy Our Democracy?
1-22
Its not the same
1-22
Mine safety improvements taking too long
1-22
Linda Frame--Simple concept: W.Va. could take lead with first bottle bill in region
1-22
Before the Flood
1-22
Calls to act on global warming precede Bush speech
1-22
Bush Expected to Stress Energy Security (But his vision of security has no security for our Appalachian Homeland)  -  Highlights of Bush "Environment" Programs (more huge subsidies for coal, coal, coal)
1-22
Groups sue over coal plant order: Texas environmental organizations say governors action illegal, unconstitutional
1-22
The Low-Carbon Diet (or how to lose half a tonne in just one month)  -   Six steps to a smaller carbon footprint
1-22
Black Lung update
1-22
Living in China's coal heartland
1-22
Wall Street Journal: Exxon Mobil softens its climate-change stance
1-22
Duke Cliffside plans counter to report?
1-22
In new global warming study, researchers to take a bolder stand   -   UN Climate Panel to Step up Warnings on Climate
1-22
Nobel laureates say sustainability needs more than science
1-22
Germany's Coal Industry Faces Closures and Job Losses
1-22
Another day, another death from China coal mine corruption
1-22
World Faces Megafire Threat -- Australian Expert
1-22
Floods Hit Australia's Central Desert Amid Drought
1-22
How Earth breathes key to climate change
1-22
German Econmin Says CO2 Rights Could be Auctioned
1-22
Study Links Global Warming, Severe Droughts in Indonesia
1-22
Islands appear off Greenland as polar ice melts away
1-22
Climate Change Seen Harsh in Latam, Africa, Canada  -   Jellyfish victims double
1-21
DEP wants continued study of W.Va. water
1-21
Kentucky's laxity on coal
1-21
Erik Reece: Universities and global warming
1-21
RAHALL REPORT: First 100 Hours a Significant First Step
1-21
Kentucky coal truck bill not likely to go anywhere
1-21
Mega-Barf Alert: Massey Press Release--Massey Energy Safety Program Wins National
1-21
Abandoned Mines Leave Trouble Behind
1-21
Behold the Rise of Energy-Based Fascism
1-21
The Insurance Climate Change
1-21
New Warnings on Climate Change
1-21
Powder River Basin coalbed methane water rule decision nears
1-21
New plan in fight against global warming: raise emissions  -    Duke to press for emissions cap
1-21
Weird Weather Is Result of Global Warming
1-21
Alberta Oil Sands and nuclear power surge: outrageous proposals
1-21
A Power Infusion Comes to Long Island by Land and by Sea
1-21
Chinese coal mine boss arrested in reporter murder case
1-20
Washington Post: Deep in the dangerous mines of West Virginia, thousands willingly risk their lives -- for coal, a good paycheck and each other
1-20
Logan Banner: A year later
1-20
Massey mine fire added to coal industry woes in W. Va.   -  1 year after Aracoma, state still struggles to solve problems
1-20
New bill seeks national ban on belt air
1-20
UMWA talking to at least four state coal companies
1-20
W.Va. okays Allegheny's plan to clean coal plant
1-20
AEPs clean-coal plant delayed; Utility seeks six more months before starting work in Meigs County, OH (You can and should clean  up emissions from coal-fired power plants, but the toxins that don't go up the stacks don't magically disappear. There is no such thing as "clean" coal.)
1-20
Bottle bill sponsor remains hopeful
1-20
Perry sued over coal-fired power plants; Environmental activists challenge governor's authority to put permits on fast track
1-20
Duke Energy CEO reveals doubts about nuclear plant   -   Opponents target expense of Duke coal-fired plants
1-20
National Public Radio: Questions Raised About Mercury 'Hot Spots' in the U.S.
1-20
National Public Radio: Will New Congress Take on Global Warming?
1-20
DOE Report on Coal Combustion Waste Management at Landfills and Surface Impoundments from 1994 to 2004 (pdf)
1-20
Congress' focus turns to global warming
1-20
Expert offers environmental opinions, advice
1-20
No go on coal in BC?
1-20
Greens against coal-bed methane
1-19
Landmark UN study backs climate theory; 2,000 scientists all but end the debate: Human activity causes global warming
1-19
Students Use Civil Rights Tactics to Combat Global Warming; College Students Lead the Way in Global Warming Movement
1-19
Use less invasive methods for energy (Letter to Thomas Freidman published in Ann Arbor News)
1-19
Mine safety agency seeks $4.3M increase
1-19
More lightning protection urged
1-19
Stater cites Sago operator for inadequate methane testing gear
1-19
Firm can represent Massey, judge rules
1-19
UMW, coal industry clash over drug tests
1-19
Surge in carbon levels raises fears of runaway warming
1-19
Hawking Warns: We Must Recognize the Catastrophic Dangers of Climate Change
1-19
White House Resists Calls for Carbon Emission Caps
1-19
A Coalition of Biz and Enviro Groups for Firm Limit on Emissions (GE has been promoting the "clean" coal lie...)    -   Companies press Bush, Congress on climate: reports
1-19
Coal comes under scrutiny; Used to power electric plants, it is a key source of CO2 that leads to global warming
1-19
Bottle bill: Sensible solution
1-19
Council hears testimony on coal-bed methane water
1-19
Emerging Energo-Fascism, Part 2
1-19
Gambling bill in wings (see page two for legislators speaking on coal safety)
1-19
Democrats reject US oil subsidies  -  House Repeals Tax Break for Big Oil
1-19
Stop talking and put together a coherent energy strategy
1-19
Taking the "Monbiot challenge": The global emergency of climate change
1-19
Carbon Tax Threatens Big Fossil
1-19
EU Makes Climate Change Centre of Foreign Policy
1-19
Schwarzenegger Signs Calif. Carbon Emissions Cut
1-19
Britain Ties Carbon Offsetting to UN Standard
1-19
Climate Future Results Show Sweltering Britain
1-19
What the Government Won't Say About Global Warming Will Hurt Us All
1-18
Sylvester residents again prevail in fight
1-18
Burying UK CO2 Needs More Cash
1-18
Putting the passion in compassion
1-18
Climate resets 'Doomsday Clock -   Doomsday Clock Moves Closer to Midnight
1-18
2007 is Crunch Year on Climate
1-18
Sago seal citations likely; Investigators not sure seal construction is to blame   -   Board says writing rules to address Sago may be difficult
1-18
Lewisburg council silent on proposed plant
1-18
Bills on Climate Move to Spotlight in New Congress   -    Feinstein urges action on global warming   -  Pelosi may create global warming panel   -   Akaka Co-Sponsors Bill to Combat Global Warming
1-18
Global warming becomes hot topic on Capitol Hill  
1-18
Enviros delighted with House Democrats' energy bill
1-18
UMWA reaches contract with Jim Walter Resources in Ala.
1-18
Duke Energy coal-fired plants criticized
1-18
Studies cite high levels of mercury
1-18
Warming Could Cut China Grain Crops by over a Third
1-18
Climate Change to Dominate Davos Meeting
1-18
On global warming, better late than never
1-18
Lobbying Firm Cuts Ties to Name Partner Under Investigation in Abramoff Probe   -  Remember Griles?
1-18
Forced to Patronize For-Profit Insurance Biz?
1-17
Columbus Dispatch: OU researcher rethinks how and when Appalachian range formed
1-17
Logan County, WV: NRP Closes Acquisition of Coal Reserves From Dingess-Rum
1-17
Carl Pope: Big Carbon Fights Back
1-17
New York Times: Energy Time    -   Plugging a Leak: Clean Energy Act
1-17
Defense News: China v. US Military in Coal to Liquid Push
1-17
Ken Caldeira Op Ed In New York Times: When Being Green Raises the Heat
1-17
White House Council on Environmental Quality: Cleaner Coal Investment  (Super-boo to $Billions of taxpayer dollars propping up a corrupt, killer, unclean industry that is thwarting the advancement of truly cleaner carbon-free energy options!)
1-17
Banks are urged not to finance coal power
1-17
Goodell: coal is the enemy of the human race
1-17
Discover Magazine: Can Coal Come Clean?
1-17
National Public Radio: 'Coal Rush' Hits Snags  -  Illinois Town Demonstrates Energy Flexibility
1-17
Schweitzer, Baucus discuss ways to stop Canadian coal mine  - B.C. mine proposal runs into flak in U.S.  -  Strip-mine coal project worth $1.5B
1-17
Earthjustice et al: Environmentalists File Opening Briefs in Challenge to Weak Mercury Reduction Plan
1-17
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.: For the Last, Stubborn Holdouts on Global Warming
1-17
Oil Lease Chief Knew of Error, Report Asserts
1-17
1-17
Kentucky man spent 'rough life' mining, hauling coal
1-17
Richmond Times Dispatch: Ex-official in probe resigns from Jamestown commission  -  Remember Griles?
1-17
Duke Energy argues for coal plants
1-17
Pipeline under city would move in new proposal
 
1-17
Oregon: PacifiCorp's coal proposal bites the dust at the PUC
1-17
Arch Coal's Fourth Quarter Conference Call to Be Webcast, Podcast
1-17
China Outcry Grows Over Beating Death of Reporter  -   Chinese paper says reporter beaten to death at coal mine
1-17
Climate Change Inevitable - Stern Report
1-17
America Speaks Out About Climate Change, but is Washington Listening?
1-17
U.S. Cities on Global Warming: Do As I Say, Not As I Do?
1-17
Memo to the Media: Extreme Weather Is Linked to Global Warming
1-17
Global warming a meltdown for ski resorts
1-17
High ski runs fuel habitat fears
1-17
Human Life in imminent danger from a runaway deadly Global Warming
1-17
Bush to address global warming in annual speech
1-17
Warming could cut China grain crops by over a third
1-17
Federal judge delays California emissions rules
1-16
MLKS Guide for Antiwar Activists
1-16
An Unrealized Dream of Justice
1-16
Martin Luther King Jr.s life praised  -  Community marches to honor Martin Luther King Jr.  -  Remembering Kings legacy  -  Marching for Peace
1-16
Caputo wants all the facts in McDowell mine accident
1-16
Hottest: Climate sets record
1-16
Banks are urged not to finance coal power; Global warming spurs campaign
1-16
Coal burning power plants top Texas Legislative agenda  -  Bad for Business: Dirty air fouls up a company's bottom line
1-16
New Research Backs Claim of Mercury Hot Spots
1-16
Montana to seek federal intervention on Canadian coal mine  -  Mine fight may go to higher level
1-16
Scientists Warn of Diminished Earth Studies From Space  -    Cutbacks Impede Climate Studies; U.S. Earth Programs In Peril, Panel Finds
1-16
The Other Team's Playbook-A Bush U-Turn On Climate Change?
1-16
Al Gore Says U.S. States May Force Change in Climate Policy
1-16
Is Energo-fascism in Your Future?
1-16
EU Says Cannot Meet Emissions Goal Without China  -   "We Want to Get China Working With the EU on Climate Change"
1-16
Asian Leaders Sign Energy Pact at Landmark Summit
1-16
The Coal War
 
1-16
Radioactive Water Leaks at Japan Reactor, no Injuries
1-15
Many events planned to honor King   -  Honoring Dr. King
1-14
Martin Luther King Jr.: I Have Been to the Mountaintop
1-15
W.Va. NAACP president: Step out, make a difference in community
1-15
McDowell mine practice long considered risky   -  Company says roof fall to blame for 2 mining fatalities   -  Two Dead Miners Identified
1-15
DEP again to push for greenhouse gas reporting
1-15
Kentucky coal truck weight-limit proposal likely will not advance
1-15
Wyoming delegate in name only?
1-15
Rockefeller To Tour Abandoned Mine
1-15
A Way of Life, Seen Through Coal-Tinted Glasses
1-15
UU congregations take on the environment
1-15
Dr. Robert Costanza: Protecting our common asset--The Earth
1-15
Florida Anarchist Organizing Report-Back
1-15
Evangelicals, scientists join forces to combat global warming
1-15
No coal mining within Racine corporation limits
1-15
Obama Pandering to Coal Industry
1-15
SE Asia Seeks Access to Emissions Market
1-15
U.S. ignores threat of global warming at the peril of the world
1-15
 
In New England, questions swirl over mild winter
1-14
Martin Luther King Jr.: I Have Been to the Mountaintop
1-14
Scientists Prepare to Move Doomsday Clock Forward
1-14
Connecting the Global Warming Dots  -  Temperatures Rising
1-14
Bush set for climate change U-turn
1-14
McDowell cave-in kills two miners; Site flagged last year for high injury rate Company: 2 W.Va. miners killed during retreat mining  -  2 killed in McDowell mine accident
1-14
Charleston Gazette PDF Graphic: Inside and Underground Mine
1-14
Feds found many violations at mine while Ky. saw few
1-14
Chinese Coal Mine Explosion Kills 13
1-14
Manchin proposal falls short of belt-air ban; Reviews sought, but UMW wants prohibition
1-14
Martin Luther King holiday on tap in Mingo County
1-14
United States politics is dominated by oil: domestically and internationally
1-14
House Democrats aim at oil industry subsidies  -  Oil Companies Attack Legislation Aimed at Tax Incentives
1-14
The Oil Companies Disinformation on Global Warming  -  How ExxonMobil manufactures dissent
1-14
House Democrats Detail Energy Plan
1-14
Venezuela says will nationalize whole energy sector  -  Chavez and Iran unveil anti-US fund  -  Iran and Venezuela back oil cuts
1-14
We had some hard times
1-14
Speaker to discuss coal mining on mountaintops (scroll down)  -   Mountaintop mining lecture to be held (scroll down) 
1-14
Colleges warming to climate-change commitments
1-14
Lloyd's warns of warming
1-14
Catskills contaminated with mercury
 
1-14
New Mexico AG joins states challenging EPA mercury rules
1-14
Montanans can comment on Canadian mine
1-14
No doubt now about global warming
1-14
Federal Way schools restrict Gore film
1-14
Melting glaciers will destroy Alpine resorts within 45 years, says report
1-14
Drought will halt wildebeest trek
1-14
Global warming why we shouldnt welcome the winter sun
1-14
Energy's cost for global warming
1-13
This Martin Luther King Day, Are We Walking the Walk?
1-13
Rolling Stone: Big Coal's Dirty Move  
1-13
Abandoned-mine money to fund water projects
1-13
The true value of energy to society is the net energy, which is whats left after the energy costs of getting and concentrating that energy are subtracted
1-13
With new energy-focused bills, Stevens delights enviros and Obama disappoints  -  Obama turns coal into pork (scroll down)
1-13
Wyo. coal-to-liquids plan moves forward  -  Agreement to Sell Diesel From Planned Medicine Bow Coal-to-Liquids Facility
1-13
Miami: Urgent Call to Protest Mega Coal Gathering: Jan 31-Feb 1  -  STOP MTR Mountain top mining
1-13
Killing Mountains To Feed Addiction (scroll down)
1-13
Coal-dependant Hamilton heads toward more hydro
1-13
Navajos Camp Out Against Coal
1-13
Miners settle dust mask lawsuits
1-13
Six senators back mandatory greenhouse gas cuts  -    Emissions bill could impact TXU plan  -  Climate Change Bill Sets Stage For Debate
1-13
China coal mine blast kills 13 in Shanxi
1-13
Rich countries 'emit more CO2 in days than poorest will all year
1-13
Big business looks to profit from climate change  -  Investing: Making money from global warming
1-13
Get moving on climate change, Suzuki urges
1-13
Is Exxon Mobil Finally Engaging On Climate Change?  -  Exxon cuts ties to global warming skeptics
1-13
EU vs. energy giants
1-13
Super-sized homes fuel global warming
1-13
Climate Change and the Coming Energy Crisis
1-13
Energy Efficiency Should Be the Foundation for All Buildings
1-13
German envoy to U.S. warns against potential 'blackmail' by energy suppliers to Europe
1-12
Coal industry wants drug tests for miners; Plan is meant as distraction away from safety, union says
1-12
KY. MINER LISTED AS STABLE AFTER ROCK-FALL HEAD INJURY  -  Miner injured in Perry County
1-12
1-12
The Machiavellian case for public financing of elections
1-12
Missouri may get coal-diesel plant
1-12
Confronting our addiction to oil
1-12
The Great Emergency: Global Warming, Mass Death and Resource Wars in the 21st Century
1-12
Review: Mark Jaccards Sustainable Fossil Fuels
1-12
Group says Allegheny rate hike would hurt low-income residents
1-12
Climate bill sets stage for debate
1-12
Democrats Unveil Energy Package
1-12
Shell Oil: "Cheap and easy" oil running low
1-12
Wyoming coal production surges
1-12
Coal waste could heat homes (Coal never has been and never will be clean. It is dirty when you mine it, dirty when you clean it for market, dirty when you haul, dirty when you burn it, dirty when you dispose of the ash, and it sure dirties up politics!)
1-12
NASA scientist urges global warming steps  -  Fight to stop global warming must start now, scientist says
1-12
Amy Goodman: Global Warming, Warring and Warning
1-12
California plans major carbon cut in its gasoline
1-12
"Wacky Weather" Is Deadly Global Heating
1-12
Warm winter worries Canada's northern aboriginals  -   Winter's worrisome warmth
1-12
Cities Most Innovative in Global Warming Fight
1-12
Get your skiing in now; global warming could shrink Utah's winter season
1-12
Exxon may be warming to greenhouse gas rules
1-12
Australia bushfires' colossal effect  -  Fires and global warming threaten river  -  Drought and fire could ruin Murray's future
1-12
Low Carbon Standard to "Fuel" Renewable Energy Market
1-12
How much global warming is too much?
1-11
More needed to protect miners, Manchin says  -   Education, mines, taxes, health care top agenda for Manchin   -  Proposals few, lawmakers say, in feel-good speech   -   Manchin wants more workplace safety
1-11
Mine board rules for DEP in Elk Run stockpile case  -   Board upholds order barring Massey from using coal stockpile
1-11
Sago trial set for 2008
1-11
Green will push coal to liquid
1-11
Earth to Barak: Coal kills
1-11
The Mustache trumpets 'clean' coal
1-11
Clean energy will take off 'too late' if trends continue
1-11
Unified Green Field Theory
1-11
Nuclear Power Not Clean, Green or Safe
1-11
No Efficiency Focus In Power Line Debate
1-11
Cities' vows to cut gas emissions questioned
1-11
Climate change big fear for world's economic leaders
1-11
State of the State: Bold Move on Global Warming  
1-11
EU Seeks to Lower Energy Consumption  -   Europe Union Proposes Cleaner, More Competitive Energy Market  -  EU Plans Steep Emissions Cuts to Avert Climate Disaster
1-11
EU: Climate Change Will Transform the Face of the Continent
1-11
Grim climate change forecast for continent  -  Europe Sends Message On Climate Change  -  EU challenges world with new climate change target   -  EU Study Warns of Catastrophe if Global Warming Not Curbed
1-11
Warm Europe Winter Has Pollen Lingering
1-11
Middle school kids serve as climate change reminders
1-11
Weeds may cope better with climate change
1-11
Climate change 'threatens porpoises'
1-11
Study: World facing rising risks of climate change, diseases
1-10
The Rev. Dennis Sparks: A true 'freedom bill': Public financing act will ensure voters are heard
1-10
Battle continues for DEP, Massey  -  Massey asks board to overturn DEP orders
1-10
Paying more attention to government in the new year
1-10
Loop Creek allowed to keep its protected status
1-10
The Green Gripe With Obama: Liquefied Coal Is Still . . . Coal
1-10
Ex-Interior Deputy a Target in Abramoff Probe  -  Remember J. Stephen Griles?
1-10
The future of the progressive movement depends on our ability to harness the power of digital media
1-10
Manchin wants to build on past success  -  Manchin, lawmakers gird for busy 60-day session  -  Legislature: Topics needing action
1-10
US coal output a record in 2006 (see below)
1-10
Agency Affirms Human Influence on Climate  -  Climate Experts Worry as 2006 Is Hottest Year on Record in U.S.  -  Greenhouse Gases Linked to Record Warmth
1-10
EU Puts Climate Change at Heart of Energy Policy   -   -  EU President calls for Europe to embrace low-carbon economy
1-10
Public service panel wants details on EKPC's future power needs
1-10
Pa. senate blocks new mercury restrictions  -  New studies link mercury pollution hotspots to U.S. coal-fired power plants and other sources  -  Researchers claim to link mercury with power plants
1-10
FirstEnergy fined for emission
1-10
Bush Lifts Oil-Drill Ban in Alaska's Bristol Bay
1-10
Fuel for debate on the sound
1-10
Groundbreaking held for Eastern Kentucky gas pipeline
1-10
Do carbon offsets live up to their promise?
1-10
Schwarzenegger Orders Cuts in Emissions
1-10
Compulsory Patronage of Private Insurance Business
1-10
Paying in Pollution for Energy Hunger
1-9
Lawmakers want study of coal slurry in drinking water  -   Slurry pipeline bonding bill tabled   -  Time runs out on empty bottle bill
1-9
Ministers stage prayer vigil for displaced miners; Judge to convene hearing on Massey hiring practices
1-9
W.Va. moves to speed delivery of emergency air packs to mines
1-9
States mine communications rules up in air
1-9
U.S. Politics 2007: A Lump of Coal or Clean Energy Legacy?
1-9
Coal to Gain Larger Share of Energy Mix
1-9
Explosion kills one at U.S. coal-burning power plant
1-9
National Coal Cancels WV Mine Deal
1-9
Railway considers coal-to-liquids idea
1-9
A Sight for Soar Eyes
1-9
What Al Gore Hasn't Told You About Global Warming
1-9
U.N. Official: Warming Leadership Needed
1-9
EU plans bold cut in carbon output to lead way on climate
1-9
Kentucky officials plan mine cleanups with new federal funding
1-9
Pennsylvania's tougher mercury rule runs into row
1-9
Range coal-gasification plant hits obstacle
1-9
Texas Hunger Strike, Mayors Oppose TXU Plan for Coal Plants
 
1-9
New Oil Law Means Victory in Iraq for Bush
1-9
Democrats Push for Alaska Drilling Ban
1-9
Health care like a plague on budgets
1-9
Dominican Republic May Settle Waste Case
1-9
Global Warming Adds to Oil Volatility; Analysts Split
1-9
Rising carbon emissions set energy challenge
1-9
Carry on flying, says Blair - science will save the planet
1-9
EU to Make New Climate Change Commitment with Cuts
1-9
Poll: Most Europeans Against Nuke Power   -   Surprise recall for nuclear power in EU energy mix
1-9
India caused fog in our country: Pak
1-9
New Scotland weather record made in 2006  -  Hottest year on record, with climate chaos set to follow
1-8
Saving the planet begins at home
1-8
Ohio digs deep to solve CO2 problem; New project to search for ways to store global warming culprit underground
1-8
Money flowing into KY governor's race
1-8
Mining for Memories, and Leaving an Imprint
1-8
New US Congress Looks to Boost Alternate Fuels
1-8
Taking Control of Electric Bill, Hour by Hour
1-8
Maglev Trains Proposed as Solution to Easing Traffic, Pollution
1-8
Pelosi May Create Special Global Warming Committee
1-8
Pressure to put changing climate higher on agenda
1-8
Balmy Breezes Blow Ill Winds Through Ski Resorts, Suffering Their Worst Season in 25 Years
1-8
Should Congress follow the Stern report? Yes
1-8
Animals feel effects of unusually warm weather
1-8
72-Degree Day Breaks Record in New York
1-8
Put global warming on the menu
1-8
To make amends for emissions, businesses try offsets
1-8
Report details costs of doing nothing about global warming
1-8
Act now on global warming or suffer later, experts say
1-8
Global Warming will change Europe
1-8
China's Largest Lake May Vanish in 200 Years
1-8
Ancient climate chaos a warning
1-7
Alan Mollohan opposes logging on Blackwater trail
1-7
With great natural wealth comes great ... poverty
1-7
On the '07 agenda
1-7
Hartford Courant: Chopping Down The Mountains Of Appalachia
1-7
Rising temps wreak havoc   -  The Ununited States, When It Comes to the Weather  -  It's Nice Out There, But Global Warming Dampens the Fun
1-7
Time to do more
1-7
Union and industry disagree on drug tests
1-7
Bad Democrat, no cookie   -  The Return Of Nazi Oil   -   New U.S. Congress looks to boost alternate fuels   -  Study coal-to-liquid feasibility, says Indian PM
1-7
Beijing battles for control of runaway coal industry that both powers China, and threatens its future
1-7
As China pushes 'Green GDP,' officials fear careers may depend on cutting the costs of pollution
1-7
Coal plant foes see clear choice in gasification
1-7
Jacksonville judge's ruling appealed by Florida Sierra Club
1-7
Alaska: Battle brewing over coalbed methane drilling
1-7
Promote railroad project, S.D. lawmaker urges
1-7
Mountain of obstacles (scroll down for this letter to the editor)
1-7
Sago: Miners need a bill of rights
1-7
Since homeland is secure, I can visit India (scroll down to last few paragraphs)
1-7
Pr. William Plots Fight Against Power Line
1-7
Project Energy: Wal-Mart Goes Green
1-7
Childhood friends renew ties after decades apart
1-7
Appeals Court Reverses Convictions of 2 Westar Energy Executives
1-7
Car Boom Puts Europe on Road to a Smoggy Future
1-6
Wooten tries to speed mine safety changes
1-6
Proposed law would double number of mine inspections
1-6
Strip mining is destroying mountains (letters to the editor are great tools; why not use them?)
1-6
2007: Wheres our energy plan?
1-6
Will the new Congress act to change our disastrous energy policy?
1-6
New Congress juices energy bills  -  Legislation May Hurry Coal Slurry  - Barf-o-Gram: Press Release From National Mining Association
1-6
In the Global Energy Rush, Nuclear Gets A Resurgence
 
1-6
Coal soot could smear ethanol image
1-6
The Senates Task on Warming
1-6
Global-warming laws: What may be ahead
1-6
Library display to explore coal mining culture
1-6
Mercury 'Hot Spots' Identified in U.S. and Canada
1-6
Massey Energy Sets CEO's Salary
1-6
Environmental group urges renewable energy over new coal plants
1-6
Dance Tribute in a Miner Key
1-6
Miliband: Brits must change entire lives for climate
1-6
Climate change brings malaria back to Italy
1-6
Team studies gas-making bacteria
1-6
EUs grim climate change warning
1-5
Public discusses pros, cons of proposed co-generation power plant   -  Coal-Fired Plant Proposed in Greenbrier County
1-5
Labor, industry lay out mine safety agenda
1-5
Governor, lawmakers discuss agenda
1-5
Massey acquires coal reserves in Kentucky   -   MASSEY TARGETS HIGH-SULFUR COAL
1-5
Audubon Magazine: One Picture
1-5
Arch Coal Shares Fall on Warm Weather
1-5
Lawsuit filed over miner's death
1-5
Part II: China's Coal Future
1-5
Environmentalists want to slow push for Texas coal plants
1-5
Harmful Levels Of Neurotoxin Are Detected In Fish And Birds
1-5
India's PM Says West Is Environmentally Wasteful
1-5
Coal emissions blanket China with pollution
1-5
UK Authors Write Three of the Top Books of 2006
1-5
France's Chirac Says Wants EU Carbon Tax Post-2012
1-5
Rise of low-cost flights comes at high price
1-5
Global Warming May Put Dutch Skating Race on Ice
1-4
Massey renews chief executive for another year
1-4
Massey hires safety chief from Consol
1-4
Coal Mining Causing Earthquakes, Study Says
1-4
More Reclamation Funding Coming
1-4
FutureGen or Wind?
1-4
Part I: China's Coal Future
1-4
EcoGeek Hates Liquid Coal (The photo is OVEC's)
1-4
Greenhouse gases to shape coal debate
1-4
EPA Sharpens Focus on Ecological Benefits of Regulations
1-4
Mercury "Hot Spots" Found in North America
1-4
Coalfield lawmakers in Ky. urge review of new mine safety laws
1-4
Pa. to use funding to cleanup most dangerous abandoned mines
1-4
A grass-roots push for a 'low carbon diet'
1-4
Ways to make changes for the better in the year ahead abound
1-4
Return of coal mining tops Racine's year in review
 
1-4
Agreement reached in Desert Rock coal plant protest
1-4
THE CARBON-NEUTRAL MYTH   -   Carbon-offsetting: All credit to them
1-4
Exxonmobil Cultivates Global Warming Doubt  -  Exxon linked to doubters of warming
1-4
U.S. Bars Lab From Testing Electronic Voting
1-4
Plugging Into the Sun
1-4
Energy issues will be among driving forces
1-4
Save the Humans!
1-4
Australia feels the heat in battle against global warming 
1-4
Coal ash: Dominican suit against Va. energy company can proceed
1-4
Climate Change Affecting Earth's Outermost Atmosphere
1-4
Climate change faster in Australia: scientists
1-4
Snow Cannons against the Apocalypse
1-4
2007 Set to be World's Warmest Year   -  Temperatures set to soar in 2007
1-4
So ... you call this winter?
1-4
China and India facing up to the economic chill of global warming
1-4
Inter-faith mobilization against coal-fired plants
 
1-3
'06 coal-mining deaths state's most since 1981
1-3
Mining-Related Contaminants Persist in Some Appalachian Coal Region Water Wells
1-3
Sago anniversary marked  -  Remembering Sago  -  U.S. mines still not safe enough, experts say  -  Simple gathering recalls Sago Mine disaster
1-3
The Long Review: Compilation draws attention to mountaintop
1-3
BLM seeks input on Alton coal mine
1-3
But this time, no Neil Diamond
1-3
Taking Aim At Mountaintop Coal Mining
1-3
AEP to Purchase Lawrenceburg Generating Station From PSEG
1-3
The true cost of oil   -  Paying the price for resistance
1-3
Voters' backlash looms against coal mine
1-3
Mercury contamination identified in eastern North America
1-3
Sea Change In Insurers' Coastal Coverage  -   Flood insurance: Unwise exemptions
1-3
High Broderism reaches the global warming debate
1-3
Endangered bears, and globe
1-3
Australia warming faster than world
1-3
Global Warming Endangers America's Wildlife, from Arctic to Tropics
1-3
Ominous signs of an Arctic thaw; What threatens the polar ice cap will inevitably threaten us all
1-3
The Big Question: How quickly are animals and plants disappearing, and does it matter?
1-3
Councils ignore threat of climate change
1-3
Special taxes could help save the planet from global warming
1-3
Extreme weather wreaks havoc   -   Analyst says rainfall pattern due to global warming
1-3
Is it time for a carbon tax?
1-3
Global Warming is Underestimated
1-3
Floods show global warming - Greens
1-3
Killer Rains Hammer Indonesia's Aceh Province
1-3
Weird weather strikes the Great White North  -  Winter meltdown resumes
1-3
China report warns of agriculture problems from climate change
1-3
Norway, UK Try to Tackle Planes' Greenhouse Gases
 
1-2
Lightning and seals no new problem; Safety agencies and coal industry ignored warnings
1-2
Mine safety measures yet to take effect  12 months after Sago accident, coal industry still changing  -  Time line of legislation/regulation after Sago tragedy  -  W.Va. Disaster Haunts Some Survivors  -  Mine fire tops 2006 stories
1-2
KY Coal Assoc President: Coal mining has low fatality rate
1-2
USA Today: Coal mine deaths spike upward
1-2
Global Warming is Here. Now What?
1-2
Get informed and stop wasteful dirty project
1-2
Campaign for democratic elections catches fire nationwide
1-2
Four fires break out in Boone County
1-2
Rescuers recover remains of second of 65 Mexican coal miners killed in February
1-2
Australia: Mining giant's battle for land
1-2
OUR FAVORITE BOOKS OF 2006
1-2
Cleaning Kentucky's waters
1-2
What Fletcher Should Say in KY State of State Address
1-2
2006, Year of Global Warming
1-2
Oceans Warming And Rising
1-1
Mel Tyree: Climate change mitigation requires policy compliance
1-1
'If we fail to act, we will end up with a different planet'   -  World faces hottest year ever, as El Nio combines with global warming
1-1
Middle Stance Emerges in Debate Over Climate
1-1
An Anarchist Communist Strategy for Rural, Southern Appalachia
1-1
Tragic blast changed Sago miners  -  Survivor stays focused on healing  -  Sago Anniversary Rekindles Memories of 44-Hour Ordeal
1-1
New material might strengthen mine seals
1-1
New coal mine planned in Western Kentucky  -  432
1-1
Resolution Offers Ongoing Payoff of Reduced Energy Bills, Pollution, Greenhouse Gas Emissions
1-1
Testing strives to gauge mercury levels
1-1
On Africa's Great Peaks, Glaciers Are In Retreat

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