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President Obama Announces New Truck Efficiency Standards

Sierra Club Compass

Already the administration has set historic standards for passenger vehicles of 54.5 miles per gallon by 2025 that will cut U.S.

EPA Carbon Standards Give Our Kids a Fighting Chance

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We need to join together and make our voices heard in support of these new standards, which you can do right here. Coal Coal-Director

LEAKED: Secret Trade Document Reveals Weak Environmental Standards

Sierra Club Compass

The leaked environment chapter text falls flat on the standard for environment chapters from the past seven years. Bush’s.

National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Cuts Ties to.

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National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Cuts Ties to ALEC. Skip to Main Content Area. Contact Us. News Feeds. Podcasts. RSS Feeds.

The Country with the Curviest Body Standard.

Elephant Journal

Anorexic as standard? “See Pics: Ideal Body Images From Around the World.” ” The US doesn’t come out looking so bad.

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Why Yogi’s are held to a Higher Standard of Accountability.

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Someone asked me yesterday on Periscope if I like Muslims. My response: Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights Yoga accountability equal rights kino macgregor Kino Yoga love wins power of peace yogi's life yogi's path

New Truck Standards: Opportunity to Cut Fuel Consumption 40% by 2025

Sierra Club Compass

Setting strong standards for delivery trucks and tractor-trailers is crucial if we are to cut carbon pollution and reduce oil use.

Defy Convention: Set your Own Standards.

Elephant Journal

While the image of perfection makes so many of us feel inadequate, the notion of vulnerability or real, raw truth make us. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Health & Wellness Non New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) convention honesty perfection social media truth

Fracking Studies Reveal Need for Standard Reporting Requirements on Spills

Nature Conservancy - Science

Looking at data between 2005 and 2014, researchers identified 6,648 spills reported across the four states. Related Articles. By Cara Byington.

Five Days of Giveaways: Future: Standard


The sweepstakes for August 11, 2011: Future: Standard is letting you choose one item of your choice to win! (up to $150 value). Code: ECORAZZI.

Smog Pollution Standards: Because Inhaling Ozone Is Like Getting a Sunburn On Your Lungs

Sierra Club Compass

We need standards that reflect the latest science. major trigger is smog pollution - also known as ground-level ozone.

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Apple: Our Bad! Back To EPEAT Standards


Only days after announcing the decision to move away from EPEAT standards, Apple has decided to stick with the environmental rating system. Read More. Causes Environment News Top News

Apple ditches EPEAT green standard, then rejoins amid heavy criticism

Green Blog

“In order to meet the standards, recyclers need to be able to easily disassemble products, with common tools, to separate toxic components, like batteries. The standards were created jointly by manufacturers, including Apple, advocacy groups and government agencies,” Joel Schectman writes. rating.

The Republican Book on $cience [cartoon]

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Any time you fight to weaken clean air and water standards, carbon (etc.) Get the FREE Wend Digital Edition! We cannot be blind followers.

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Apple Admits Dropping EPEAT Eco-standard Was A Mistake

Green Prophet

The RAM is soldered to the motherboard and the hard drive does not use an industry standard SATA connector.  recognize that this was a mistake.

The living standards squeeze tightens as minimum cost of living soars by 25% since downturn

Green (Living) Review

The findings are part of JRF’s annual Minimum Income Standard (MIS) , which is based on the goods and services members of the public think people need in order to have a minimum acceptable standard of living. In 2013, to reach an adequate standard of living: A single person needs to earn £16,850.

Renewable portfolio standards don't raise prices?

Environmental Economics

 The Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) requires that a state's utilities purchase a given percentage of their power from low carbon sources such as wind, solar and hydro. What the CAP article does not discuss is the incidence of the RPS standards. Matt Kahn : An interesting debate is playing out.

How I Escaped from the Prison of Perfection.

Elephant Journal

We all want to be perfect, to be pretty, to be the best and the nicest we could possibly be. We want to be slim.

Defying Society’s Standards of Grieving.

Elephant Journal

As you probably know, the universe has a sense of humor. How that humor has been playing out in my life as of late is that I am grieving while practicing as a grief counselor.

Israeli Environment Ministry Implements New Green Building Standards

Green Prophet

New and renovated buildings in Israel will now have to comply with a newly launched “Israel Standard for Green Building&#. Jerusalem Post.

#Youlookdisgusting: The Real Face of Social Media’s Beauty Standards. {Powerful Video}

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After watching the video I asked myself these questions: Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Health & Wellness #YOULOOKDISGUSTING acne beauty blog beauty standards Em Ford self love skin health social media

Dear Haters: My Response to Body Shaming.

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Merv says living standards may never recover from crisis

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The Governor of the Bank of England warned just recently that living standards may never recover from the financial crisis and that households were only just starting to feel the full impact of bankers' mistakes. So what happened to the recovery and the “we are our of the Great Recession”? Think about it.

The Kala on Samui Sets Eco Standards for Thai Islands

Green Prophet

And she built it for keeps. Nuan and her husband, owners of The Kala. bath in the spa, with rose petals. It’s zen modesty at its best.

United States of Consumerism. ~ Vince G. Sparks

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Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Health & Wellness Big Pharma consumerism health of america standard American diet We are in a whole new age of food and drug consumption, which seems to perpetually flirt with disaster.

If we had higher gas prices we wouldn't need CAFE standards

Environmental Economics

CLASSROOM APPLICATION: The Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standard is the sales-weighted harmonic mean fuel economy, expressed in miles per gallon. The auto industry contends that with CAFE standards in place, lower fuel prices result in lower profits. It is even possible that the price of this auto is less than marginal cost.

26 Unforgettable Photographs That Prove There is No One Way to Be Beautiful. {Images}

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Arts & Culture Inspiring (Wow) Popular Lately beauty image media photos photoshop standard women

Government's fish standards will be worse than for pet food eaten by Number 10's Larry the Cat

Green (Living) Review

Government fish buying standards have been described as “an embarrassing failure” by leading fish conservation groups. The proposed standards would apply to fish served in Whitehall, prisons, the armed forces and government departments. Source: Sustain

Logging Carbon by Trailing Loggers

Nature Conservancy - Science

” Quick Study carbon accounting carbon emissions climate change REDD forestry standards sustainable logging market Ellis & F.E.

Women, Don’t Let your Age Determine your Beauty.

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Enlightened Society Equal Rights Health & Wellness beauty standards imperfect old women self love true-self uniqueness young women

Why my Armpit Hair isn’t a Feminist Rebellion.

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Ecofashion Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Health & Wellness armpit hair beauty standards don't shave feminist rebellion madonna natural beauty Playboy womenDon’t burn your blades. Don’t stop waxing. Don’t do anything that you.

The Key to What Makes Us (Truly) Beautiful.

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Ecofashion Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Green Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) beautiful beauty standards inside journey model soul searching true beautyI have done some serious soul searching to get to where I am today, to make my outside match my inside.

More on flexible carbon standards from RFF

Environmental Economics

It calls for “approaches that allow the use of market-based instruments, performance standards, and other regulatory flexibilities.”

Obama Asks EPA to Withdraw Proposed Stricter Ozone Standards


In a statement on September 2, the President rejected proposed new smog standards that would have had a significant impact on the amount of emissions of smog-causing chemicals in the environment. President Obama made an announcement last Friday that angered environmental groups but pleased both Republicans and Big Business.

Standards over incentives in the inaugural address

Environmental Economics

Those standards would echo the sharp increase in fuel economy that the administration required from automakers in the first term.

Benefit-cost analysis of the renewable fuel standard

Environmental Economics

Tim Devaney: The Obama administration set new standards Monday for ethanol levels in fuel, enraging competing industries that had battled for months to influence the contentious regulations. via I was a discussant for a paper, "Retrospective Benefit-Cost Analysis of EPA’s Renewable Fuel Standard" (by Sofie E.

Farm to Closet: Do You Know Where Your Wool Comes From?

Conservancy Talk

Follow along! You made that?”. As a knitter, this is a question I hear frequently. Hi. I’m Megan , and I’m a knitting addict. The tip of the world.

Her Beauty was her Brilliantly Open Heart. {Poem}

Elephant Journal

Her beauty was not written on her face. It was the way her hot breath kissed the entire universe.

Slut Shaming & Double Standards.

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My Body is Not a Problem to be Solved.

Elephant Journal

Health & Wellness Yoga beauty standards body image bullying ourselves going to yoga health self love self-acceptance weightYoga has the potential to be a space of radical acceptance—but it isn’t always. Yoga culture is not safe from our wounded.