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Go green with plant-based food for Earth Day

...of land and water, researchers report that the raising of animals destined for our dinner plates produce more greenhouse gas emissions than are generated by either industry or transportation. The HSUS staffers and friends make going meatless on...
Begich says he doesn't support carbon tax

...challenge dictates the need for a comprehensive solution that includes making polluters pay through a price on greenhouse gas emissions." Americans for Prosperity, in announcing the ad buy, included a link to the letter with that sentence underlined...
Busting myths about the U.S. Postal Service

...America to receive the prestigious Gold Award from The Climate Registry for sustainability efforts and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Myth: The Postal Service can't compete with the private sector. Fact: The Postal Service can and does compete...
Murkowski unveils blueprint for energy plan

ANCHORAGE - A national energy plan should seek to lower harmful greenhouse gas emissions that cause climate warming but not at the expense of people already paying high costs to keep their homes warm, according to a...
Fund looks at diversifying

...such as the 24 states that have passed laws to improving the economics of using renewable fuels and limiting greenhouse gas emissions. "As you grow wood you are sequestering carbon," Johnson said. "As you burn it you release the carbon...
Propane has potential to power state, drive down energy costs

...producers and contractors on the Slope, but to improved air quality as well. Propane produces 24 percent fewer greenhouse gas emissions, 20 percent less nitrogen oxide and as much as 60 percent less carbon monoxide. Research cited by ROUSH has...
Senator rips White House

...spurred a brief round of applause, though the senator didn't break before launching onto attempts to regulate greenhouse gas emissions; an area she has been on point on for much of the session. Murkowski said that while she sees a need to...
Pact still on the table: Kenai council to reconsider climate change agreement

...human-induced global climate change and ocean acidification and calls for immediate action to alleviate the impact of greenhouse gas emissions. Some council members, including Mayor Pat Porter, said they worry the word "immediate" could be seen as...
Borough: No to climate compact

...programs attempt to reduce carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions by imposing a limit on the amount of pollutants...ocean. The compact actually says we will reduce greenhouse gas emissions. That's the goal." Andrew Waite can be reached...
Coming to a crossroads: Promises of 'clean coal' will take Alaska backward

...greenhouse gases. Considering the ravages of strip mining, mercury in our fish, asthma in our children, and high greenhouse gas emissions, there's simply no such thing as "clean coal." Claim: "Some folks argue (greenhouse gases from coal...


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