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Researchers Calculate The True Cost Of Clean Air
2012-10-03 14:21:22

There’s no such thing as a free lunch, and just as many countries and organizations are fighting for cleaner air on planet Earth, others are raising questions about the costs associated with this cleanup.

Toxic Power: Power Plants Are Contaminating Our Air And States
2012-08-10 05:04:43

According to a report released Thursday by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Texas is the 10th worst state in the nation when it comes to exposing residents to toxic air pollution from coal-fired plants.

Courts Sides With EPA Over Pollution Limits, Fuel Efficiency Standards
2012-06-28 05:30:07

A federal appeals court this week upheld the EPA's ability to limit greenhouse gas emissions and to set the 2012-16 fuel efficiency standards for automobiles.


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definiens
  • The word or words serving to define another word or expression, as in a dictionary entry.
The word 'definiens' comes from the Latin word 'definire', 'to define'.
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