Environment

September 11, 2004, 9am PDT
U.S. Green Building Council is urged to consider "smart growth" in LEED certification.
Michigan Land Use Institute
September 10, 2004, 1pm PDT
Are the politics of "green technology" overstating the real value? New research takes a hard look at the claims of sustainability.
Building Design & Construction
September 10, 2004, 6am PDT
The Union of Concerned Scientists has issued a report on the Indian Point nuclear reactor (35 miles upwind from Manhattan) that analyzes "the health and economic impacts of a terrorist attack at Indian Point that results in a core meltdown
Union Of Concerned Scientists
September 9, 2004, 11am PDT
The Federal government has not fully studied Twin Tower air pollution or treated victims.
The New York Times
September 9, 2004, 8am PDT
Government and media refusal to acknowledge that oil is running out is one of last year's stories that have been overlooked, under-reported or self-censored by the mdeia.
Project Censored
September 9, 2004, 6am PDT
A highly respected United Nations organization's warning about extreme weather is one of last year's most overlooked, under-reported or self-censored stories.
Project Censored
September 8, 2004, 10am PDT
The story of the reversal of three decades of environmental progress is featured on a list of stories that were overlooked, under-reported or self-censored by the media.
Project Censored
September 8, 2004, 8am PDT
The story of the purging, censoring, and manipulation of scientific research is featured on a list of 2003-2004 stories that were overlooked, under-reported or self-censored by the media.
Project Censored
September 5, 2004, 7am PDT
China gears up to build new, smaller nuclear plants to solve its growing energy needs.
Wired
September 4, 2004, 11am PDT
Robert Kennedy Jr. accusses George W. Bush of being the "worst environmental president in nation's history."
National Public Radio
September 3, 2004, 1pm PDT
Splatometers reveal a possible insect decline in the U.K.
BBC News
September 3, 2004, 5am PDT
Uniquely American idea has since been copied by other countries.
MSNBC
September 2, 2004, 2pm PDT
Environmentalists say the executive order which bypasses congressional action, could endanger protection for natural resources and national environmental policy would be shaped by economic pressures.
MSNBC
September 2, 2004, 10am PDT
In his new book "What We've Lost" Graydon Carter reviews George W. Bush's "atrocious" record on the environment. An excerpt from the book.
The Guardian Unlimited
September 2, 2004, 8am PDT
None of the speeches at the Republican convention have mentioned the environment. Sunny Lewis analyzes Republican Party platform's stance on environmental issues.
AlterNet
September 2, 2004, 5am PDT
Some regions -- especially in Asia -- are overusing their renewable resources.
The Christian Science Monitor
September 1, 2004, 2pm PDT
A National Geographic cover story illustrates the signs and impact global climate change with compelling photographs.
National Geographic
August 31, 2004, 10am PDT
Historical trends in rainfall may mean cities in the West are living beyond their means. [Link corrected.]
The Salt Lake Tribune
August 31, 2004, 8am PDT
Why is Los Angeles Department of Water and Power planning to invest $400 million in a coal-fired power plant in Utah when pollution-free renewable sources of electricity are becoming affordable?
The Los Angeles Times
August 30, 2004, 2pm PDT
Will slowing population growth and higher densities solve the environmental crisis?
The New York Times