15 Dec '11, 8pm

On Our Radar: Superfund Cleanups in N.Y.: Corporations had argued that state regulations require them only to a...

On Our Radar: Superfund Cleanups in N.Y. By THE NEW YORK TIMES A court rules that New York State can require companies to return state-designated Superfund sites to the condition in which they existed before they were used for industrial purposes — not simply remove the pollution that poses risks. [Associated Press] Thousands of waterbirds crash into parking lots across southern Utah, possibly after mistaking them for lakes. Officials say they managed to rescue about 2,000. [The Spectrum] Oops! The House and Senate apparently passed an outdated version of a bill that is intended to improve federal oversight of pipeline safety. [Politico] A Chevy pickup truck sets a record for land speed — 155 miles per hour — for a vehicle powered by vegetable oil . The organizers were seeking to promote vegetable-based fuel as an alternative to gasoline. [Treehugger]

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green.blogs.nytimes.com 16 Dec '11, 6pm

On Our Radar: Billions Needed for Texas Water Projects By THE NEW YORK TIMES European Pressphoto Agency Low water levels a...