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Don’t celebrate the victory at Standing Rock too soon – it isn’t over yet | Vox Political

All seems well after the US Army Corps of Engineers refused to grant a permit for pipeline engineers to drill under the Missouri River at Standing Rock – as this Guardian article suggests. 19 more words

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Apple's $1 billion data center in Ireland faces High Court appeal as locals plan march in support

”The never-ending saga over Apple’s European data center in Ireland appeared to be over when ‘final’ planning approval was granted back in August, but no: three residents have filed a new appeal that will now go all the way to the High Court,” Ben Lovejoy reports for 9to5Mac. 163 more words

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EIS Find No Impact for Added Hiawathas

Expanding Amtrak’s Hiawatha Service would result in no significant environmental impacts, a study released this week determined.

Most of the improvements planned for the route used by the… 176 more words

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Apple’s €850m data center in Ireland finally gets green light

”Irish planning body An Bord Pleanála has given the green light to Apple’s €850m data centre in Galway, originally announced in February 2015 but delayed by a series of objections,” Gordon Hunt reports for SiliconRepublic. 188 more words

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Minneapolis | Southwest LRT: Responses to Final Environmental Impact Statement

SWLRT to affect quality of life for Minneapolis residents, has serious environmental impacts and other drawbacks in what is suburban bid for development.

This article outlines the objections to the SWLRT as it is currently planned, including serious environmental impacts as well as potential rail safety concerns. 1,621 more words
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Vested interests commenting on Millenium Bulk Terminals / Facebook post, Sj Robson

June 5, 2016  Sandy Robson

The Bellingham Herald reported :  “Millennium organized employees and other supporters to tout the economic benefits of the $680 million privately-funded project.” 189 more words

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Apple's huge data center in Ireland hits a snag

”Apple’s plans of building its first data center in Ireland is facing obstacles from locals concerned about its impact on the surrounding environment,” Jonathan Chew reports for Fortune. 165 more words

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