Latest Natural Resources Defense Council Stories

2010-03-17 10:10:00

New Analysis Shows States Most Dependent Upon Oil for Transportation Would Be Hardest Hit by Price Shocks 10 most vulnerable states: Mississippi, Montana, Louisiana, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Kentucky, Texas, Maine, Georgia and Idaho; 10 least vulnerable states: Florida, Washington, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Colorado, New Hampshire, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York and Connecticut WASHINGTON, March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As many energy experts are predicting that gas prices will...

2010-01-04 18:27:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the NRDC announced it was filing suit against the City of Long Beach to overturn a settlement with the ATA that ended litigation over the Port of Long Beach truck concession plan. Long Beach settled the lawsuit after the U.S.

2010-01-04 14:23:00

Clean Air Advocates Sue to Protect Local Communities & Clean Truck Program LOS ANGELES, Jan.

2009-11-19 16:56:00

State stands to gain 18,000 jobs through policies to promote renewable energy LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Nov.

2009-11-11 09:37:00

Watch Change the World: America's Heroes the One Hour Special Veteran's Day on HGTV WASHINGTON, Nov.

2009-10-22 16:09:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The recent legal settlement between the American Trucking Associations (ATA) and the Port of Long Beach is good news for clean air, Port of Long Beach Executive Director Richard Steinke said today in a letter on the Port's Web site.

2009-10-20 16:15:00

Mayor Bob Foster Breaks with Big-City Mayors Pushing for Clean Truck Plan at Ports Nationally, Puts LA on the Hook to Pay For and Implement World's Most Progressive Diesel-Emissions Reduction Plan LOS ANGELES, Oct.

2009-10-07 12:01:00

Major Clean Energy Job Creation Boom Seen for Economically Struggling Hoosier State INDIANAPOLIS, Oct.

2009-10-06 10:00:00

Huge Potential See for High-Paying Jobs and Economic Revitalization Across State INDIANAPOLIS, Oct.

2009-10-01 16:38:00


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The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.