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12-31
Larry Gibson: A hero for Appalachia and the world
12-31
State utilities win $21M in 2012 electricity hikes
12-31
Environmental groups express concern about wastes from drilling process
12-31
Big Coal’s Bidding - Energy Industry Rewarded Gingrich After Shift on Climate Change
12-31
Fuel becomes biggest U.S. export product
12-31
Rising Sea Levels Putting New York City at Risk
12-31
As Climate Change Worsens, Scientists Feel Increasing Pressure to Speak Out
12-31
Quebec on the verge of catastrophic climate change
12-31
Oklahoma firm seeking federal approval for Marcellus pipeline across much of southern Pa.
12-30
PSD concerned about Fayette County strip mine
12-30
John David: Economic apartheid killing our society
12-30
Travel guide: Coal country has tourism potential in southern W.Va. - Guide: Coal country has tourism potential in W.Va.
12-30
We must reverse Citizens United
12-30
Dispelling The Clean Coal Fairy Tale
12-30
Coal's Power: Draeger equipment has evolved for 100 years here
12-30
Finally, polluters pay
12-30
North Dakota Coal Groups Agree To Pay For Lawsuit Against Minnesota
12-30
Roger Ebert’s favorite documentaries of 2011
12-30
Protecting babies from neurotoxins
12-29
Travel guide: Coal country has tourism potential in southern W.Va.
12-29

Marsh Fork Alums Looking to Acquire Old School
12-29
No Time Left to Adapt to Melting Glaciers
12-29

Mining documentary to be screened
12-29
US Sets Extreme Weather Records in 2011
12-28
Raising up a new bakery beside the river in Huntington
12-28
Analysis: Green Groups Find Success Fighting Shale Oil Boom
12-28
Green groups face lean times in Kentucky General Assembly
12-28
The politics of pipe: Keystone's troubled route
12-28
2011: Weather by the Billions
12-28
Hudson Union Society Hosts An Intimate Evening With Daryl Hannah 3/26
12-28
Coal-fired Tucson plant to use solar technology
12-27
Beards Fork community fears logging is first step toward being surrounded by surface mines
12-27
Legislators say new Marcellus law may need to be updated - DEP gearing up for new Marcellus responsibilities
12-27
Coal extraction poses climate challenge for Obama administration - Coal production moves West
12-27
Coal's Power: Mining issues are overshadowed by shale gas boom
12-27
NPR re-airs The Battle To Preserve Blair Mountain
12-27
Mike Harman: Getting really efficient would cut power bills
12-27
As Keystone XL victory looms, a ‘top enviro’ games out how to lose
12-27
Chocolate will become an expensive luxury item due to climate change
12-27
Jim James, Ben Sollee and Daniel Martin Moore Will Aid Kentuckians For The Commonwealth
12-27
2011 in energy and environmental policy
12-27
Disgraced Senator Resurfaces Lobbying For Big Coal
12-26
No news links posted this day
12-25
Just what did MSHA do at UBB before the fatal blast?
12-25
Agency finds mine blast in compliance
12-25
Alpha will try to settle wrongful death lawsuits against Massey with 18 W.Va. families
12-25
Times’ obit volume includes prominent West Virginians
12-25
First W.Va. Marcellus shale business conference set for March in Charleston
12-25
Illegal drilling ban to stay on books
12-25
Tenn. engineer working on design for Kanawha 'cracker' plant
12-25
Keystone Pipeline Endgame: Three Scenarios
12-25
Coal's Power: Coal energy output outstrips gas, nuclear combined
12-25
Coal Mining Clashing With Gas Drilling
12-25
Coal plant closures cost tax revenue
12-24
Obama has options to delay or kill Keystone pipeline despite payroll tax cut bill’s language - Latest Update: Keystone XL Back on Obama’s Desk
12-24
Coal country tour operator plans expansion
12-24
Mining damage to streams lingers
12-24
SEC requiring coal firms to report safety problems
12-24
U.S. Limits Mercury Pollution as Big Coal Retreats - EPA curb, at last, on coal emissions is welcome - EPA Moves on US Power Plant Emissions Rules
12-24
WSJ: Alpha, families of UBB victims meeting scheduled
12-24
Green Christmas more frequent due to global warming: Climatologist
12-24
The Coal Age Nears Its End
12-24
Shale war: Headed into 2012, New York still undecided about 'fracking'
12-24
South Charleston firm lands Marcellus shale-related funding
12-23
What does it mean to be a ‘Friend of Coal?’
12-23
They'd rather have mercury in our food: EPA’s coal-fired power plant rule angers W.Va. delegation - EPA rule slammed by legislators - N.J. to benefit from new EPA regulations for coal-fired power plants
12-23
Big Coal Shaping Public School Education–Really!
12-23
Tell PNC Bank to Stop Funding Destructive Mountaintop-Removal Mining
12-23
As shale fracking booms, environmental protection lags
12-23
State awards contract to clean up coal slurry that has tainted creek in Muhlenberg County
12-23
Big Coal and Oil Play Dirty but EPA Mercury Ruling Proves We’d Rather Keep It Clean
12-23
Has Controversial Coal Baron Don Blankenship Made a New Home in East Tennessee?
12-22
Clean Air: The EPA Finally Tackles Mercury Pollution - EPA issues strong limit on mercury emissions - EPA tells nation's dirty power plants to clean up - EPA Issues Rules to Curb Toxic Emissions - Environmental Protection Agency issues new regulation on mercury - EPA’s Changes to Air-Toxics Rule Fail to Sway American Electric - EPA rolls out new mercury limits - Hundreds of power plants faced with tough new mercury rules - U.S. rolls out tough rules on coal plant pollution - Oldest, dirtiest power plants told to clean up
12-22
3 years after ash spill, hundreds wait on judge
12-22
Only faith should move mountains
12-21
Thomas E. Bumgardner: Massey was let off the hook
12-21
Key to ethane cracker is low-cost rail service, panel says
12-21
Morgantown gas wells ready for production
12-21
New Suspect in 'Great Dying': Massive Prehistoric Coal Explosion
12-21
Three years later, Kingston ash spill cleanup continues
12-21
Mercury Deposition Greater near Major U.S. Cities
12-21
NASA: climate change leads to enormous ecosystem shifts – 40% of biomes flip this century
12-21
Climate Change Creates Need for Better Extreme Weather Preparation, Experts Say
12-21
Climate Change and the End of Australia
12-21
Philippines disaster may have been worsened by climate change, deforestation
12-20
Panel discusses pros, cons of new Marcellus law
12-20
Should W.Va. give ‘cracker’ plant a big tax break?
12-20
More questions about the natural gas drilling boom
12-20
Anti-Mountaintop Removal Protesters Deliver Coal to Beshear - Santa's helper gives coal to Gov. Steve Beshear
12-20
EPA rules will hit ‘oldest and dirtiest’ power plants
12-20
Energy battles set to rage into 2012
12-20
Struggle to protect state’s mountains is a moral issue at heart for activist
12-20
Holding the line against mercury
12-20
Pair of NASA studies reaffirm impact of global warming - NASA: Warming will transform natural world
12-20
Arsenic in water near coal-fired US plants: monitor
12-19
EPA rules to impact more than 60 power plants, study finds
12-19
W.Va. lawmakers see major gains heading into 2012
12-19
To improve mine safety, prosecute rogue operators
12-19
NCC: And the (Legislative) Rider’s Name was Mountaintop Removal . . .
12-19
Environmentalists Get Down to Earth
12-19
Stray showers of mercury getting into food chain
12-19
$10 Billion — Cost of U.S. Floods in 2011 Related to Global Warming
12-19
NYC Mayor Bloomberg: Mayors Must Take Climate Action
12-19
California should brace for greater disasters, rising costs from climate change, experts say
12-19
Scientists search for answers as rate of permafrost melt increases
12-18

MSHA doesn't know if Massey got UBB methane report
12-18
Boehner Blasts Obama On Keystone XL, Despite White House Acceptance Of Deal
12-18
Bill McKibben: Why can't lawmakers see the corruption we see?
12-18
Mountaintop removal in Tennessee
12-18
Book draws on documents to reexamine Farmington
12-18

Coal is more costly than you may think
12-18

Coal mega-mines a 'global threat'
12-18
Congress Spares Incandescent Bulbs in Victory for U.S. Tea Party
12-18
Hunting for Clues to Global Warming
12-18
Scientists fear permafrost thaw could compound global warming
12-17
More UBB prosecutions sought - Rahall, House committee demand feds seek individual prosecutions in W.Va. mine blast - Representatives call for prosecution in response to UBB
12-17
EPA completes pollution rules for coal plants - Feds Crack Down On Mercury - Illinois coal plants ahead of EPA mercury rule - After 20 Years Of Poisoned Babies, EPA Will Finally Cut Coal Industry’s Toxic Mercury Pollution
12-17
Spending bill delays effort to end black lung - Budget Bill Gives Gift To Big Coal, Endangers Miners
12-17
Payroll Tax Cut Deal To Include Controversial Keystone Pipeline
12-17
Arctic rider snuck into year-end funding legislation - Highlights of $1T-plus year-end spending bill
12-17
Coal Industry Drive Against EPA Will Shadow Obama’s Campaign
12-17
‘The Last Mountain’ DVD Review - Movie Review: The Last Mountain – The Coal Industry Declares War on Appalachia
12-17
Harrisburg Ends Another Year Without Final Action On Marcellus Shale Issues
12-17
Whistleblowers: Software Monitoring Keystone XL Pipeline's Safety Contains Deliberate Errors
12-17
Safety cases a secret for utilities, PUC
12-17
SafeMinds Sees a Brighter Future from EPA's Mercury Rules
12-17
Protect Minnesota traditions with mercury safeguards
12-16
Standing Our Ground: Women, Environmental Justice, and the Fight to End Mountaintop Removal  
12-16
Governor’s Marcellus legislation criticized as ‘industry’s bill,' work remains - Marcellus not over by a longshot
12-16
W.Va. receives $66.5M for abandoned mine lands in FY 2012
12-16
UMWA reaches deal with Alpha on Massey plants - Alpha signs labor agreement with UMWA for five preparation plants
12-16
House GOP tries to end effort to ‘End Black Lung’
12-16
Obama EPA poised to finalize first rule to reduce toxic air pollution from coal-fired power plants - Federal Air Toxins Rule Scheduled to be Finalized
12-16
DEP shuts down Northern Panhandle gas well operation
12-16
A fit penalty
12-16
Gas well worker injured at Samples Mine Complex in Kanawha County
12-16
Jim Sconyers: The sooner we regulate gas drilling the better
12-16
'Fingerprinting' method tracks mercury emissions from coal-fired power plant
12-16
Hydrofracking comes with too great a cost
12-16
Rotary Club meeting to focus on Marcellus shale
12-16
Can ‘Climate-Smart’ Agriculture Help Both Africa and the Planet?
12-16
Health-relevant adaptation to climate change "still in its infancy"
12-16
Climate Change and your refrigerator
12-15
Passage of industry-backed Marcellus Shale bill won’t end questions about W.Va.’s drilling boom - Both sides agree Marcellus bill just starting point - Governor: Marcellus bill exciting achievement - Lawmakers pass Marcellus bill, Tomblin to sign it
12-15
Illegal flare burning near Richwood
12-15
TIME blog: Bad Rock: How Mountaintop Removal Mining Can Damage Streams - Kentucky News Review: Study shows MTR affects water for years
12-15
Why aren’t politicians calling on other operators to implement Alpha deal’s safety improvements?
12-15
Internal Probe, Criminal Charges Still Pending In W.Va. Mine Disaster
12-15
West Virginia's Coal Plants Rank 7th-Worst For Mercury
12-15
Michael R. Bloomberg: The Mercury Moment - Commonsense: Mercury in Fish Ain’t Good for You - New mercury pollution reductions will protect N.J. from contaminated seafood - Media campaign says mercury pollution a pro-life issue
12-15
Breathe easy: 5 reasons to back the EPA's latest push to clean up our air
12-15
Debate lingers after TVA coal ash spill - Coal Ash Dams Are A Major Hazard Coal-State Politicians Want To Ignore
12-15
New coal ash sites listed; W. Kentucky plant identified - Report: 20 Additional Toxic Coal Ash Contamination Sites Found in 10 States - Coal ash pervasive: 2 billion pounds of power plant waste gets in ponds, landfills - Bloomington Rail Trail Named For High Arsenic, Lead Levels
12-15
Lack of Coal References in Beshear Inauguration Speech Not Surprising
12-15
States Force Disclosure of Fracking Chemicals
12-15
Defendant linked to dumping Pa. fracking sludge faces more charges
12-15
New poll shows 63 percent of Americans believe global warming is occurring
12-15
Adapting to Climate Change the Right Way
12-15
NASA - Climate Change May Bring Big Ecosystem Changes
12-15
Cop 17: Countries admit failure to limit global warming
12-15
Why small delays on climate change can be costly
12-15
Climate Change Blamed for Dying African Trees
12-15
Rattlesnakes Can't Keep Up With Climate Change
12-15
Methane discovery stokes new global warming fears; Shock as retreat of Arctic releases greenhouse gas
12-15
Take Action: Don't Let Big Coal Destroy Bryce Canyon National Park!
12-14

Senate quickly passes Marcellus legislation - House Judiciary hears public comments on Marcellus bill - Marcellus shale bill looks to be headed for vote - House Judiciary Passes Marcellus Bill
12-14

Report urges increase in severance taxes - Report: W.Va. severance taxes don’t deter production, but improvement key to state’s future
12-14
Obama's Historic Chance To Control Coal Pollution  
12-14
Report weighs mercury emissions in Va., W.Va.
12-14
The Dirtiest of the Dirty Power Plants
12-14
Evangelical Group: Mercury Regulations a Pro-Life Issue
12-14
Polluting Power Plants Dodged Regulation for Decades, Says Report
12-14
What Sled Dogs Tell Us About Mercury
12-14
Puke Alert: McKinley Honored for Coal Effort
12-14
Coal ash pervasive: 2 billion pounds of power plant waste gets in ponds, landfills  - Environmental group IDs more coal ash pollutants - Arsenic in water near coal-fired US plants: monitor
12-14
Government and Public Protections Under Attack in 2011
12-14
Massey's Blankenship back in business? - Mine Disaster Figure Resurfaces, Fires Up New Venture
12-14
A tale of two tragedies - Mine Safety Administration Blames Massey for Preventable Deadly Big Branch Disaster - A government report digs deeper into the 2010 Upper Big Branch mine explosion
12-14
Colo. will require energy companies to publicly disclose concentrations of fracking chemicals
12-14
Most Americans Link Bad Weather to Climate Change
12-14
Durban climate conference: Canada withdraws from Kyoto Protocol
12-13
 New study confirms long-term water quality damage from mountaintop removal coal mining - New study documents cumulative impact of mountaintop mining - Study confirms mountaintop removal stream damage - Study says mountaintop mining damages water quality - New Study Shows Collective Effects of Surface Mines on Watershed - Study Reveals Changes to Water Chemistry in Mountaintop Mining Catchment
12-13
Alpha to spend $50 million on selenium cleanups - Coal producer Alpha Natural Resources to spend $50 million on selenium cleanups - Alpha agrees to $50 million for selenium treatment
12-13

‘This bill should die’: Environmentalists, surface owners oppose Gov. Tomblin’s drilling legislation - Governor weakened committee's gas-drilling bill - Views mixed on Tomblin's drilling bill - Senate readies for vote on Marcellus -Citizen group leader says Tomblin ‘hijacked’ bill - Citizens push for and against Governor’s Marcellus bill

12-13
Grading the UBB deal: Justice for the 29 miners? - Justice, safety and America's coal-mining industry
12-13
Wetzel waterfall restored after removal for drilling
12-13
Coal logo has no place at Civic Center
12-13
Ordinary Citizens Fight Big Coal in The Last Mountain - Say It Ain’t So #1 Where Have All the Mountains Gone?
12-13
EPA To Unveil Stricter Rules For Power Plants - Two Big Utilities Debunk Wall Street Journal, Industry Lies about Clean Air and Reliability
12-13
Agencies Face Budget Curbs in $1 Trillion Bill
12-13
Gas drilling surge in Ohio spurs fear, brings jobs
12-13
JP Morgan-Chase Mic-Checked at Princeton University
12-13
Mountaintop removal mining harms everything except coal companies
12-13
Warming Raising Sea Level, Says New Climate Change Report
12-13
In Glare of Climate Talks, Taking On Too Great a Task
12-13
Climate change blamed for dead trees in Africa
12-13
Will Greenland wash away?
12-13
New climate study reveals “true global warming signal”; warming continues unabated
12-12
Legislature starts special session on Marcellus rules - Marcellus bill would set $10,000 permit fees, require advance notice
12-12
Did fracking kill Dunkard Creek?
12-12
Artists respond to Dunkard fish kill
12-12
Kirkendoll's colorful financial disclosure
12-12
Tell Banks to Stop Investing in Mountaintop Removal ! PLEASE SIGN
12-12
Coal Industry Future: Answers May Lie In The Past
12-11
Archaeological Institute of America publication: Mountaintop Rescue
12-11
Upper Big Branch deal aimed at preventing future disasters - Never again: Can Upper Big Branch be the last one?
12-11
Investors lease land for cracking plant
12-11
Gov. Tomblin to call special session on drilling - Tomblin calls special session on Marcellus drilling - Special legislative session on Marcellus shale in W.Va. will begin Sunday
12-11
A big firm moves in; landowners face new types of shale leases
12-11
Take Action: Tell President Obama to Clean Up Toxic Mercury
12-11
Hide the welcome sign
12-11
Former Massey employees could face criminal charges for UBB disaster
12-11
For 29 Dead Miners, No Justice - Justice delayed
12-11
NCC Eco-Justice Program screens “Dirty Business,” an award-winning documentary on mountaintop removal
12-11
Climate conference approves landmark deal
12-11
In the Wake of Durban and the Hottest Decade on Record: The Way Forward on Global Warming
12-11
Study: Greenland faces land crisis as global warming heats up
12-11
Advocacy group's extreme weather map brings climate change home
12-10
No news links posted this day.
12-9
The Heartbreaking Upper Big Branch Mine Settlement - Justice, safety and America's coal-mining industry
12-9
MSHA blocked questions about previous UBB methane incidents - Report: Federal Agency Shares Blame In Mine Blast
12-9
1969 mine safety act ignored at UBB, Hechler says - Interviews shed light on Massey
12-9
Mine safety bills pending after report
12-9
W.Va. judges OK coal slurry pollution settlement - State judges OK coal slurry pollution settlement
12-9
EPA: 'Fracking' likely polluted town's water - EPA Connects 'Fracking' With Water Contamination - Gas fracking linked to tainted water
12-9
Transcript: Labor Department lawyer blocked McAteer team’s questions about failure of MSHA to follow up on Upper Big Branch methane incidents
12-9
Unsettled Justice at Upper Big Branch - UBB families want upper management charged
12-9
PSC decision gives renewable energy credits to utilities
12-9
Three of dirtiest coal-fired plants in Western Pa., report finds
12-9
New Report: Coal Power Produces Majority of North America's Electricity Emissions
12-9
Evidence Mounts to Back EPA Mercury Rules, With Annual Benefits of $50 to $130 billion
12-9
Support grows for Durban climate deal
12-9
Ex-Massey CEO resurfaces, forms Ky. coal company
12-9
The effects of climate change are causing a rising tide of fear
12-9
Naomi Klein’s Inconvenient Climate Conclusions
12-9
Big climate change could happen fast - and soon
12-9
How the US Is Undermining Critical Climate Talks and Putting the World in Jeopardy
12-9
 
12-9
Coalfields in the northern Illawarra stretch the boundaries of responsible mining
12-8
Report links MSHA failure to UBB blast - Key MSHA testimony about UBB kept secret
12-8
More criminal charges coming in UBB Disaster?
12-8
Why didn’t MSHA prevent the UBB Disaster? - Who will pay for the Upper Big Branch mine disaster? - Mine owner flouted safety rules before disaster, U.S. says - Jail coal execs, says U.S. Rep--ex-Massey CEO back
12-8
Ex-Massey chief has started mining company in Kentucky, records show
12-8
Partner for proposed Mingo coal-to-gas plant announced - Calif. company joins W.Va. coal-to-gas project - TransGas Partners with C.B. Richard Ellis on Mingo County Plant
12-8
Two more coal miners die on the job
12-8
Lobbying Showdown on EPA Coal Rules Divides Industry
12-8
Combating Mountaintop Removal
12-8
Top GOP policy issues at a glance
12-8
EIP: Ohio, Pennsylvania, Indiana, Kentucky and Texas Are Top States in Terms of Toxic Power Plant Air Pollution
12-8
Forest Service sued over Wyo. coal mine expansion
12-8
Sea Levels May Rise Faster Than Expected
12-8
Frozen Planet: David Attenborough on global warming
12-8
On Climate Change, a Gloat and a Warning
12-8
Take Action: USA: Don't Delay on Climate Action!
12-7
UBB family members want justice, not money - Mine Settlement Is In, But Closure Is Tougher - W. Va. mine families want criminal prosecutions
12-7
Is Massey Boss Mining Coal Again?
12-7
UBB settlement: Who will pay for 29 lives? - UBB deal calls for safety improvements, resolves fines - Deaths at UBB ‘entirely preventable,' MSHA report says - Mine Owner to Pay $200 Million in Death of 29 Men - MSHA: UBB blast was 'entirely preventable' - $200 Million Settlement Reached Over Massey Mine Incident -
MSHA investigation yields blame, fines resulting from UBB - Mine owner agrees to pay record settlement in deadly blast - MSHA lays blame on Massey - Alpha, U.S. Attorney strike deal - Upper Big Branch Report: Feds Release Devastating Findings On 'Preventable' Mine Disaster - Coal company to pay record $209M settlement for deadly W.Va. blast - Alpha Natural Resources avoids criminal prosecution in Upper Big Branch tragedy - UBB deal calls for safety improvements, resolves fines - Federal Officials Issue Report On Massey Explosion - MSHA: Corporate culture was root cause of UBB disaster - Mine owner flouted safety rules before disaster, U.S. says - Factbox: Findings of Upper Big Branch mine blast probe - Feds unveil record settlement in US mine blast - Massey Miners Intimidated by Managers Before Fatal Explosion - Record settlement for West Virginia mine explosion - Energy Giant Alpha Natural Resources Agrees to Mine Disaster Settlement - $210 million settlement in Upper Big Branch mine explosion -More than 1000 more articles...
12-7
Reactions to the UBB deal and MSHA report
12-7
Video: What happened at Upper Big Branch? - Deaths at American coal mines - Mine deaths: Laws recklessly broken
12-7
W.Va. announces Arch Coal unit settlement
12-7
Who's killing the coal-fired plant?
12-7
Birth Defects Linked to Mountaintop Removal  
12-7
We Raised Up Windmills In PNC; 5 Arrests Over Green Jobs
12-7
Durban talks unlikely to result in climate change deal
12-7
As the science becomes more alarming, politicians slow to act
12-7
Why Anglers Want Strong Mercury Protections
12-6
NPR: Settlement Reported In West Virginia Mine Disaster - Alpha to pay $200 million in landmark UBB safety deal - Alpha to pay $200 million in Upper Big Branch deal - US may issue record fine to Massey Energy for mine accident -WSJ - Settlement in Mining Disaster; Company Agrees to Pay $200 Million to Resolve Penalties in Deadly Accident
12-6
Families of W.Va. Mine Blast Victims Face Big Day
12-6
Pike County Community Blames Lack of Mine Reclamation on Devastating Floods
12-6
Rockstar/Activists 2/3 Goat Speak Out Against Mountaintop Removal Mining
12-6
Activists arrested at Occupy eviction, on campus
12-6
Report: Pa. revenue from Marcellus Shale worker income taxes low - Special Report: Gas Drilling Brings Stress, Social Ills
12-6
Sierra Club Rallies for Mercury Awareness Week - How To Stay Mercury-Free
12-6
Will Foreigners Decide the 2012 Election? The Extreme Unintended Consequences of Citizens United.
12-6
Climate Laws Create Jobs: Calif. Takes Big Step Toward Greenhouse Gas Limits
12-5
 
Carbon dioxide emissions show record jump
12-5
 
Fracking at Marcellus Shale Site: Hydraulic Fracturing Increases Radionuclides
12-5
Clean-Coal Rules Are a Boon for Some
12-5
Coal Lobby in Springfield Tries, Tries, Tries and Tries Again
12-5
 
Gorillas, tigers at risk due to climate change
12-5
 
Protests at climate change summit in Durban
12-5
 
Getting the World Ready to Adapt to Climate Change
12-4
UBB probe looking at questions about Massey board
12-4
Teaching People's History: Journey Up Coal River
12-4
Energy expert raises risks of fracking ; Industry not entirely truthful about effect of drilling method, group told - Marcellus Shale drilling may take huge chunks out of PA forests; Loss could heavily impact wildlife habitat, state's ability to meet TMDL goal
12-4
Say No to Polluters' Call to Weaken Mercury and Toxics Standards
12-4
The Cost of Climate Change Is Jobs  
12-4
It’s coal, stupid
12-4
Global warming could devastate Florida, but many unconcerned
12-3
Environmental Groups Score Victory in Selenium Lawsuit
12-3
Temple University PNC Sit-In against Mountain-Top-Removal
12-3
Alpha hit with another ‘imminent danger’ order
12-3
FirstEnergy to buy electricity from new solar farm near Md. prisons
12-3
Chicago Can't Wait, Mayor Emanuel: Residents Unveil City Hall Exhibit on Human Costs of Deadly Coal-Fired Plants
12-3
Michigan Utility To Scrap Un'Clean-Coal' Plant, Shut Older Coal Units - Consumers pulls plug on coal-fired plant
12-3
BIG BANKS BACK BIG COAL
12-3
Treasured Pond Contaminated With Toxic Pollution
12-3
Moving beyond coal toward a cleaner and healthier campus
12-3
Northern activists arrive at Durban climate talks
12-3
Protesters of coal mining arrested at Tempe SRP building
12-3
Global Warming Has Pushed the Arctic into a “New Normal,” Report Says
12-3
Book review  
12-2
Author of MTR study speaks at perinatal conference
12-2
Tinkering may doom Marcellus legislation
12-2
Learning Too Late of Perils in Gas Well Leases 
12-2
Oil Boom Puts Strain On North Dakota Towns
12-2
A Debate Over Who Regulates Gas 'Fracking' In Pa.
12-2
Jay should be the man he once claimed
12-2
Another facility built for big coal giant Alpha Natural Resources
12-2
The Power of Coal: Why People in Colstrip, MT Can't Drink the Water; Coal ash ponds in eastern Montana have been leaking toxins into the groundwater for decades.
12-2
Illinois: Area coal plants say they're ready for new emissions rules
12-2
Ky. power station to implement algae carbon capture project
12-2
US clean air rules will not harm power grid -DOE
12-2
Parker Peerless mine put on notice
12-2
Scientists: Permafrost thaw likely to disrupt global warming predictions
12-2
Global warming experts paint a bleak picture of N.J.'s future
12-2
Emerging states try to end coal addiction with nuclear
12-2
Timeline: How The World Discovered Global Warming
12-2
Scenes from the Ground in Durban
12-1
Governor hopes for Marcellus shale special session - Tomblin wants to 'tweak' Marcellus bill - Take Action: Today Thursday, December 1, join members of citizen groups across West Virginia in calling Governor Tomblin. Tell him you want him to exhibit some leadership and “call a December special session of the Legislature to get the Marcellus bill passed.” Call 304-558-2000 or 888-438-2731. According to this news article, better add a note for him to leave the bill as is--no tweaking!
12-1
CONSOL agrees to stream cleanup - Groups reach settlement with Fola Coal to end lawsuit over mountaintop mining pollution
12-1
More Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining Actually Kills Jobs
12-1
Blankenship resurfaces – with a morality lecture?
12-1
MSHA: 8 mines have potential pattern of violations
12-1
Gastar plans $200M on drilling, mostly in Marshall County
12-1
Junior Walk: Coal Blasts Communities Apart
12-1
Occupy Huntington
12-1
Stream of Conscience: Band Rocks the Charts with Mountaintop Removal Song/Video
12-1
Banks lent over $300 billion to coal industry - Giant banks screwing the economy are also screwing the climate, says report - Coal study names top 20 'climate killer' banks
12-1
Hot Arctic: Thawing permafrost would vent more carbon, warm earth
12-1
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