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Shutting down coal mines will take away jobs

The June 12 article, "Greenhouse gas milestone; CO2 levels set world record," said, "The last time the worldwide carbon level was probably that high was about 2 million years ago."

February 16, 2014 12:00 am

Report: Ind. among few states not past peak coal production

A report by a clean energy advocacy group claims Indiana is one of two states that is not past peak production for coal.

October 30, 2013 12:48 pm
Steelmakers want emissions standards to look at production too

Steelmakers want emissions standards to look at production too

Tough new fuel efficiency standards have pushed automakers to look at aluminum, carbon fiber and other lightweight metals so they can make lighter vehicles that release fewer emissions into the atmosphere.

September 21, 2013 10:45 pm Photos

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GUEST COMMENTARY: Goats are mowers, but also mowed down

GUEST COMMENTARY: Goats are mowers, but also mowed down

O’Hare International Airport will finally get its goats. The Chicago Department of Aviation has awarded a contract to a private firm to provide 25 goats to munch vegetation at the city’s airport. These “green lawn mowers” will help reduce carbon dioxide emissions to sustain the planet.

June 30, 2013 12:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Indiana alternatives can help ease energy prices

GUEST COMMENTARY: Indiana alternatives can help ease energy prices

While many factors contribute to the price we pay at the pump — discovery costs, taxes, refining and distribution, world politics, etc. — it's still largely an issue of supply and demand. There's limited oil supply. Global demand is growing. So the price climbs.

June 03, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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EPA unveils new tool for tracking greenhouse gas

The most detailed data yet on emissions of heat-trapping gases shows U.S. power plants are responsible for the bulk of the pollution blamed for global warming.

February 13, 2012 12:00 am

U.S. EPA will offer guidance for Clean Air Act programs

WASHINGTON D.C. | The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday it would make available guidance and tools to help permitting authorities implement Clean Air Act programs for greenhouse gas emissions, such as carbon dioxide.

November 11, 2010 12:00 am
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