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  • Oil spills from offshore drilling pose too great a risk to coastal environment

    Oil spills from offshore drilling pose too great a risk to coastal environment
    The health of Florida's environment and economy is inextricably linked to the health and well-being of our coastline. Florida's coasts and marine waters provide the economic lifeblood for hundreds of tourism and fishing communities, providing billions...
  • Good for you, bad for Vladimir Putin

    Good for you, bad for Vladimir Putin
    The falling price of oil is good news for American motorists, and it has an extra added attraction: It's making life miserable for Russian President Vladimir Putin. Oil prices have fallen nearly 40 percent since June. Retail gasoline prices have plunged...
  • Local concern grows about gas pipeline expansion, fracking waste

    A proposed expansion of a gas pipeline that traverses Glastonbury has many concerned about the construction impact, as well as the fracking process from which the natural gas comes, and the potential for fracking wasted dumps becoming part of the...
  • O'Malley administration sets out path to fracking in Md.

    O'Malley administration sets out path to fracking in Md.
    Capping more than three years of study, the O'Malley administration declared Tuesday that hydraulic fracturing for natural gas can be done safely in Western Maryland, but only after regulations are tightened to reduce air and water pollution and protect...
  • Gasoline falls below $3 a gallon in Chicago area

    Gasoline falls below $3 a gallon in Chicago area
    Gasoline prices Friday fell to an average of less than $3 a gallon in the Chicago area, and are expected to continue to plummet. That's good news for the economy as shoppers will have a little more money in their pockets this holiday season as well as...
  • Chicago City Council ethanol bill has been a bounty for lobbyists

     Chicago City Council ethanol bill has been a bounty for lobbyists
    Major U.S. industries have lined up heavy hitting lobbyists over influential Ald. Ed Burke's proposal to require scores of Chicago gas stations to offer fuel with higher levels of ethanol. The battle has been brewing for months, pitting big...
  • Kentucky, fearing impact of carbon power rule, urges EPA to rethink proposal

    WASHINGTON Officials with the state of Kentucky say the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency needs to rethink a carbon-pollution rule that could have the "most significant and far-reaching impact to environmental and energy policy that we have seen in...
  • To Japan, Pearl Harbor is just another battle in a decades-long war

    TOKYO For Americans, Sunday is the 73rd anniversary of the Dec. 7, 1941, Japanese sneak attack on the Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor, the air raid on the Hawaiian base that killed 2,403 Americans and drew the United States into World War II. But with...
  • Louisiana voters decide fate of Mary Landrieu, and Democrats in South

    Louisiana voters trooped to the polls on a sodden Saturday with history on their ballots. At stake: whether to reelect the last Democratic U.S. senator left in the Deep South and, in a classic echo of the state’s picaresque political past, if a...
  • How the PSC is letting you down (again)

    How the PSC is letting you down (again)
    Here's the really short version of how the latest big decision about our power bills played out in Tallahassee: Power companies: Hey, Florida, remember when we said we wanted to help customers save energy by encouraging rooftop solar panels? Florida:...
  • Dunmore town where blast killed 86-year-old site of prior natural gas explosions

    DUNMORE — The Dunmore neighborhood rocked by a natural gas explosion Thursday has experienced at least two others dating back more than a century. Possibly the deadliest residential gas explosion in the area's history, and certainly one of the...