Latest Natural Resources Defense Council Stories

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


2009-10-01 09:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, a year after the Clean Truck Programs (CTP) launched at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, more than 2,000 polluting trucks are off the road and more than 5,500 clean trucks are in operation.

2009-07-28 10:00:00

CHICAGO, July 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by the Environmental Law & Policy Center: A coalition of Illinois health and environmental groups notified Midwest Generation, LLC of their intent to sue the company because its coal plants release illegally high amounts of particulate matter that leads to respiratory illnesses and premature deaths in nearby communities.

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  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.