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Rio Tinto to review Pebble Mine

...and lowest risks within its portfolio.Northern Dynasty has said it will look for a new partner.The Natural Resources Defense Council, an environmental group, said Rio Tinto's announcement is the latest indication from the mining industry...

...Cellulosic has been five years away for 20 years now," said Nathanael Greene, a biofuels expert at the Natural Resources Defense Council. "Now the first projects are up and running, but actually it's still five years away."Cellulosic makers...
New NPR-A plan released protect one of America's wildest places from energy development," said Charles Clusen of the Natural Resources Defense Council, by email.Critics, however, said Salazar picked the most restrictive plan under consideration for the reserve...
Murkowski unveils blueprint for energy plan

...she said. "Well, how do you keep warm when it's forty degrees below zero?"A spokesman for the Natural Resource Defense Council said the proposal reads like a longtime wish list for the petroleum industry. It contains far fewer specifics...
Groups sue to protect beluga whales in Alaska

...seismic testing will harm endangered beluga whales. The plaintiffs are the Native Village of Chickaloon, Natural Resources Defense Council, Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Water Advocacy. They claim the National Marine Fisheries Service...
Apache's Hendrix talks permitting delays, beluga lawsuit

...endangered beluga whales. Those plaintiffs include the Native Village of Chickaloon based in Sutton, the Natural Resources Defense Council, Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Water Advocacy. Hearings on the lawsuit started in U.S...
Legislative body to study Pebble

...the 14-member council comprised of seven members each from the House and Senate. The Pebble Partnership, Resource Defense Council and the Alaska Miners Association urged Parnell to veto the study, which they argued was vague, overlapped...
Homer residents support beluga endangered listing

...issues that are keeping this species from recovering." Michael Jasny, senior research analyst for the National Resource Defense Council, Vancouver, B.C., spoke about some of those issues. One threat Jasny mentioned was bacterial pollution...
Murkowski sees ANWR dream slip away in 2001

...have happened if the Senate had stayed in Republican hands, said Elliott Negin, spokesman for the Natural Resources Defense Council. ''I think it's true that Jeffords did definitely slow the Senate down on energy,'' Negin said. On...
Environmental groups want access to ANWR records

...administration has told federal biologists not to talk to the public and media about the refuge. The Natural Resources Defense Council made a similar request to the Department of Energy to obtain information on the administration's national...


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