Natural Resources Defense Council

December 7, 2010, 1pm PST
Kaid Benfield of the NRDC thinks it is time to add more specifics to the definition of smart growth. He prescribes a set of six new focus areas, including equity and health, that he argues should be emphasized in the 21st-century smart growth agenda.
Natural Resources Defense Council
February 19, 2009, 11am PST
Housing on city fringes may be cheaper, but research has shown that after a certain threshold (about 15 miles), the high cost of commuting is no longer offset by it.
Natural Resources Defense Council
April 12, 2006, 11am PDT
A new report from the Natural Resources Defense Council reveals that electrical utilities are a significant source of greenhouse gas emissions in the United States, and that the majority of this pollution is concentrated among a small group of producers.
Natural Resources Defense Council
June 12, 2003, 12pm PDT
NRDC studies 19 municipal water systems and finds that pollution, old pipes and outdated treatment threaten tap water quality.
Natural Resources Defense Council
June 1, 2003, 9am PDT
Conservation groups have learned that the Bush Administration is planning to undermine one of the most important protections offered by the federal Endangered Species Act: critical habitat designation.
Natural Resources Defense Council
May 9, 2003, 10am PDT
As U.S. gas mileage hits a 22-year low, the heated debate over America's dependence on Middle East oil returns to the airwaves this week with a provocative new ad campaign challenging both Detroit car companies and Washington policy makers.
Natural Resources Defense Council
December 28, 2000, 6am PST
The NRDC charges that the American Auto Club has a questionable political agenda that damages the environment.
Natural Resources Defense Council
September 18, 2000, 12pm PDT
Which state's coastline was cited as one of the most frequently polluted in the nation according to the Natural Resources Defense Council?
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