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Colorado approves controversial greenhouse gas smokestack rules

Colorado air commission set greenhouse gas limits, but also allowed 18 major corporations to buy credits or pay into compensation fund.
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Cemex plant at Lyons faces Colorado air pollution fines, new probe

State inspectors cited a litany of violations in settling with the Lyons plant, while activists continue fighting pollution and alleged land use infractions.

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Neville Island coke plant closure raises questions about Clairton

An NYU study reveals that Neville Island ER visits dropped 62% since Shenango, Inc. closed. Still, there are coking emissions in Pittsburgh.
Diseases, allergies stalk residents of Jharia
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Diseases, allergies stalk residents of Jharia

Experts say Jharia's air has high levels of nitrogen oxide and sulphur oxide emitted by diesel trucks that move around the city daily carrying coal.

India: Tribal villagers are monitoring Adani's PEKB mine in Chhattisgarh
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India: Tribal villagers are monitoring Adani's PEKB mine in Chhattisgarh

Skeptical, villagers who live around the Parsa East and Kanta Basan coal mine—and are directly impacted by any pollution from it—have begun actively monitoring the project.

EPA's climate rule withdrawal will include big changes to cost calculations.
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EPA's climate rule withdrawal will include big changes to cost calculations.

In nixing the Clean Power Plan, EPA will suggest changing the benefits it counts, which would bolster its arguments that the rule’s economic burdens would outweigh its gains from cleaner air, reduced illnesses and greater energy efficiency.

The Trump administration will consider fundamentally limiting the way the federal government counts benefits from curbing climate change and air pollution in an upcoming proposal to rescind former President Barack Obama’s signature climate regulation, according to multiple sources familiar with recent drafts.

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The volcano that shrouded the Earth and gave birth to a monster.

Three years of darkness and cold spawned crime, poverty, and a literary masterpiece.

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