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Re: Would capitalism work better with ultra-high taxes? By Doug Saunders, April 5.

We are finally reading about two super serious problems identified as stranded capacity and dead wealth. 289 more words

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PSEG urged to close coal-fired power plant Published: January 25, 2014 9:06 PM By MARK HARRINGTON

PSEG urged to close coal-fired power plant Published: January 25, 2014 9:06 PM By MARK HARRINGTON

PSEG urged to close coal-fired power plant Published: January 25, 2014 9:06 PM By MARK HARRINGTON… 663 more words

PSEG; Long Island

Lone Star Chapter, Sierra Club tells EPA: Protect Texas children by lowering the ozone standard

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency began public hearings this week in North Carolina to consider whether to lower the national health standard on ground-level ozone. Formed on hot sunny days by emissions of volatile organic compounds and nitrogen oxide emissions– primarily resulting from the burning of fossil fuels in power plants, cars and industry – ground-level ozone directly impacts lung function and can lead to asthma, bronchitis, early death and a host of other health-related illnesses. 850 more words

Sierra Club turns up the heat in February in Texas with lawsuits and rate interventions against coal plants, oil refineries

Sometimes one doesn’t realize how active Sierra Club is throughout the state — from Houston, to Waco to West Texas. One only need look at February 2013 as an example. 359 more words