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Sucking, Spewing, and Burning LNG and the Texas Gulf
Plans for LNG terminals in the Gulf of Mexico raise major environmental questions
"...fundamental problems, including safety, long-term availability, and potentially broad environmental consequences...."

Dec. 31, 2004 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Energizer Lobbyists
Deregulation Keeps Lobbyists Going... and Going...
" business, it also has one foot in the environmental camp, with interests in alternative energy sources. It moved..."

Feb. 21, 1997 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Who Is Citizens for a Sound Economy?
"...10 states, including Texas, to convince voters that major environmental legislation, including the Clean Air Act, need to be..."

Feb. 21, 1997 News Feature

Five Food-Centric Panels Coming to SXSW
People are hungry for information about policy, sustainability, and curbing a global food catastrophe. And wine.
"...Salon AB Kate Bonzon and Rod Fujita (both of Environmental Defense Fund) join Fiona Lewis (co-owner of the District..."

March 8, 2019 Food Feature by Jessi Cape

Pecan Street Project
The Department of Energy awards 32 grants nationwide for energy research – PSP a winner
"...University of Texas, the Austin Technology Incubator, and the Environmental Defense Fund...."

Dec. 4, 2009 News Feature by Michael King

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
"...a job in the Washington, D.C., office of the Environmental Defense Fund. He'll be working on energy policy in the..."

April 3, 2009 News Feature

Drying on the Vine
Water shortage forces family farms into survival mode
"...resource management. Laura Marbury, senior water analyst with the Environmental Defense Fund, says the farms are essentially the canary..."

Nov. 14, 2008 News Feature by Jacob Cottingham

Energy News: New Ethanol, Electric Power Reports
One warns of unintended consequences of rapidly rolling out domestic biofuels; other focuses on energy efficiency, renewables
"...National green group Environmental Defense recently released a report warning of the unintended..."

Oct. 26, 2007 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Energy Efficiency Awakening at Capitol
Mindful of predictions that state's energy reserve margins will fall short by 2008, Legislators question whether new coal plants are a logical response, file energy-efficiency bills
"...the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, commissioned by Environmental Defense, suggests that energy efficiency measures and renewable energy,..."

March 16, 2007 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Naked City
Local news this week in Austin.
"...been in for the past five years, as an environmentalist and an activist," she says. "Beyond that, it's hard..."

July 6, 2001 News Feature by Erica C. Barnett

Naked City
The State Policy Committee overturns its earlier rejections of several progressive organizations applying for participation in the annual State Employee Charitable Campaign.
"...Most of the rejected organizations work on behalf of environmental causes, civil rights, or abortion rights, and most had..."

May 11, 2001 News Feature by Michael King

A Boy Named Sue
Jim Bob Keeps Up the Fight
" Texas. Here's the full list of the top environmental groups, in terms of money raised in 1996:..."

Feb. 20, 1998 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...Polluters in Texas." It is especially significant because the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced plans to strengthen its..."

Dec. 20, 1996 News Feature

Off the Desk:
"...had received 32 notices from the TNRCC for alleged environmental violations, in order to question Hart's commitment to the..."

July 12, 1996 News Feature

Naked City
"...demand answers to a list of questions regarding alleged environmental and human rights violations at Freeport's Indonesian mine, Ellinger..."

Dec. 15, 1995 News Feature

Group Accuses Morton Prosecutors of Gross Misconduct
Group files grievances with State Bar
"...– evidence that was never made available to Morton's defense. Among that evidence is a transcript of a conversation..."

Nov. 29, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

Sustainability Officer: Four Finalists
But only one can win!
"...Matt Watson, Energy Policy Specialist, Environmental Defense Fund, Washington, D.C. (He was aide to Mayor..."

June 7, 2010 News Post by Katherine Gregor

Save as We Pave?
The latest trend in environmentally sensitive planning tiptoes into Travis County
"...guys for a change. Responsible-growth advocates (formerly known as environmentalists) like it as a way to slow suburbanization, encourage..."

Oct. 20, 2006 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...of all other faiths. On Wednesday, Abbott argued in defense of the Big 10. The state accepted the statue..."

March 4, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Naked City
"Upset emissions" pose a not-so-nonroutine threat to air quality
"...natural gas plants are proving that axiom true. The Environmental Integrity Project's new report, "Gaming the System: How Off-the-Books..."

Aug. 27, 2004 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Clean Air in Texas? Not!
The state's clean bill of health means less than meets the eye (and nose)
" release applauding Texas' pending approval under the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's new fine-particle pollution guidelines. FPPs are toxic..."

July 9, 2004 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Naked City
"...on air quality by Austan Librach, chief of Austin's Environmental Conservation Services Department. Librach warned that Austin's best hope..."

Sept. 22, 1995 News Feature

AE GM Search
Everyone wants face time with the candidates
"...Representatives from local environmental and low-income advocacy groups got more than they bargained..."

July 9, 2010 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

Naked City
"...of doctors and scientists or industry lobbyists? The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is finalizing its decision on changes to..."

March 14, 2008 News Feature

How Cool Is Austin?
With a deep, collective breath, the city rolls out a world-class – but as yet unproven – climate-protection plan
"...said Jim Marston, director of the energy program for Environmental Defense in Austin. "It's put a spring in my..."

March 9, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Naked City
"...SXSW's UK and Ireland manager Una Johnson (herself an environmental consultant), was made in hopes of facilitating similarly green..."

Feb. 16, 2007 News Feature

Naked City
"...• Also, variances before the Environmental Board last week were another chance to see just..."

Jan. 19, 2007 News Feature

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
" TXU Corp. are threatening to sue a Dallas-area environmental group for using the company's trademark on a bigger-than-life-sized..."

Oct. 27, 2006 News Feature

Pie-in-the-Sky Pollution
Federal Clean Air Act critics say it's an unrealistic, paper-only policy
"...and that the political agendas of various health and environmental groups have overridden science. "What happened was that air..."

Aug. 11, 2006 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Naked City
Air Clearing Over Rockdale?
"...or shut it down. On April 8, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Public Citizen, Environmental Defense, and the Neighbors..."

April 18, 2003 News Feature by Michael King

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