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2008-06-24 02:29:45

WASHINGTON, June 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Climate Registry announced that it has appointed Denise Sheehan, a former Commissioner of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation as its Eastern Director.

2007-02-26 09:29:08

Governors from five Western states agreed Monday to work together to reduce greenhouse gases, saying their region has suffered some of the worst of global warming with recent droughts and bad fire seasons.

2006-08-15 17:57:02

By Timothy Gardner NEW YORK (Reuters) - Seven northeastern U.S. states said on Tuesday they had agreed on a model rule that would create the country's first market for heat-trapping carbon dioxide by curbing emissions at power plants.

2006-04-07 12:33:08

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Maryland has become the eighth state to join a pact seeking mandatory limits on carbon dioxide emissions, the governor's office said on Friday. President George W.

2006-03-28 19:30:00

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. states breaking with the Bush administration in forming a regional plan to limit greenhouse gas emissions at power plants could next aim for cutting emissions at industrial plants, officials from the states said.

2006-03-23 18:35:00

Power plants in the U.S. Northeast who may face rules to cut carbon dioxide emissions could be allowed to save costs by methods such as planting trees and tapping landfills for methane, according to a draft plan by Northeastern states who have signed the country's first regional greenhouse gas plan.

2006-03-21 20:15:00

A pact by northeastern states to control greenhouse gases is getting a renewed push in Massachusetts, whose governor rejected the historic plan three months ago because it would raise energy costs.

2006-03-21 19:07:29

By Luis Andres Henao BOSTON (Reuters) - A pact by northeastern U.S. states to control greenhouse gases is getting a renewed push in Massachusetts, whose governor rejected the historic plan three months ago because it would raise energy costs.

2005-12-20 15:00:49

By Timothy Gardner NEW YORK (Reuters) - Seven northeastern U.S. states have signed the country's first plan to create a market for heat-trapping carbon dioxide by curbing emissions at power plants, New York Gov. George Pataki said on Tuesday. In a break with fellow Republican President George W.

2005-12-20 15:14:43

By Timothy Gardner NEW YORK (Reuters) - Seven northeastern U.S. states have signed the country's first plan to create a market for heat-trapping carbon dioxide by curbing emissions at power plants, New York Gov. George Pataki said on Tuesday. In a break with fellow Republican President George W.


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