15 Jun '11, 3pm

First Take: The Military Goes Green, the 'Dirty Dozen' Foods, and More...

First Take: The Military Goes Green, the 'Dirty Dozen' Foods, and More...

• DoD's Green Defense Plan: The U.S. military has announced its first plan for energy efficiency. The WSJ reports that the plan lays out how the Pentagon will "develop more energy-efficient weapons, embrace non-oil energy sources and demand more energy-conscious behavior from the troops." • Ethanol Subsidy Survives Budget Battle: The U.S. Senate voted 59-40 yesterday to continue a 45 cents-per-gallon subsidy on corn ethanol , with farm-state Republicans and Democrats supporting the subsidy. • Cleaning the Ganges: The World Bank and Indian officials yesterday pledged the first $1 billion toward cleaning the sacred Ganges river, which supplies drinking, cooking and cleaning water for hundreds of millions of people in India. The project to improve the Ganges' water quality will likely cost hundreds of billions of dollars in the coming years. • Ford's Latest CSR Results: Ford ...

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