enviroment

Carbon Pollution Auction Kicks-Off September 25th

PROVIDENCE, RI (September 23, 2008) For the first time ever a price will be put on carbon dioxide emissions from power plants in the United States under a historic “cap and trade” emissions auction set to begin on September 25. The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), a global warming agreement among 10 northeast and mid-Atlantic […]

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Once again, Rhode Island explicates environmental devastation

At least we’re good for something: Brazil Cuts a Rhode Island Worth of Amazon or Much More in 3 Months Preliminary data reported this Wednesday, January 23, by the Brazilian Environment ministry and the Inpe (National Institute of Space Research) show that deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon region, between August and December 2007, amounted to 3,235

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