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International Proposals to Expand Antarctic Marine Protected Areas Fail at CCAMLR

Today in Hobart (Tasmania), at its annual meeting, the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) failed in its third attempt to adopt proposals that would have established the world’s largest marine protected area (MPA) in Antarctica’s … Continue reading

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Workshops on Risks and Regulation of Shale Gas Exploration Conclude Without Consensus

The National Research Council of the National Academy of Sciences recently held the second of two workshops in Washington, D.C. dealing with the risks associated with shale gas development and the growing debate over how to regulate the industry.  The … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed for Greenbuild 2013 Committees

As Philadelphia and the Delaware Valley Green Building Council (the “DVGBC”) gear up to host Greenbuild 2013 in November, the Greenbuild 2013 Host Committee is seeking volunteers for several Greenbuild committees.  The committees are supervised by DVGBC staff and managed … Continue reading

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Waste to Energy Market Update and Webinar

A recent report found that the amount of waste incinerated by waste-to-energy plants grew 9 percent between 2007 and 2010 and that the value of this global market will reach $7.4 billion in 2013. Pepper Hamilton LLP and Deloitte Financial Advisory … Continue reading

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Want to Find Out about “Big Things” and “Decoding Green”? – Check Out the PA / NJ Sustainability Symposium – 2013

In its third year, the PA / NJ Sustainability Symposium bills itself as an event that “brings together industry, education and community leaders to share best practices, ask challenging questions and provide cutting edge information about sustainability in the Delaware … Continue reading

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