14 Apr '11, 5pm

On Our Radar: Rand Paul Attacks Appliance Efficiency Rules: Ten years of mining have turned Yueyang into a "canc...

A report by Yang Chuanmin of the Southern Metropolitan Daily on the effects of a toxic spill by China’s largest gold mining company wins top honors in the second annual China environmental press awards. “Even on the hottest summer days, few women wear skirts in Bitian village. They do not want to expose their feet, which are covered with festering blisters from the water of the Ting River,” the article began. [The Guardian] The Central Asia tiger, extinct for nearly 40 years, will be reintroduced in Kazakhstan, environmental campaigners say. A program approved by the Kazakh authorities will establish the country’s first national park, and initial efforts will focus on developing sufficient numbers of prey species before introducing tigers to the area. [The Telegraph] Senator Rand Paul, Republican of Kentucky, inveighs against a bipartisan bill to boost energy efficiency st...

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Solar is All About Efficiency -- Business Effic...

renewableenergyworld.com 07 Apr '11, 7pm

Simplicity is the name of the game in solar these days. But even with simpler hardware and business-management tools, cons...

House Republicans attack life-saving mercury and air toxics standards via @grist

House Republicans attack life-saving mercury an...

grist.org 14 Apr '11, 11pm

It would be irresponsible to deny clean air to the American people. Photo: Bronx Cross-posted from the Natural Resources D...