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Forbes Article Concludes 93% of Public Companies Facing Climate Risk, Only 12% Disclosing Risk

A new Forbes article concludes that 93 percent of public companies face risk from climate change, but only 12 percent are actually disclosing that risk to the public and their shareholders. The... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Jul 13, 2016

Client Receives Greenhouse Gas Permit for $1.2 Billion Natural Gas Power Plant in West Texas

EPA Region 6 just issued the following press release for a permit granted to our client governing green house gas emissions. Permit allows construction of $1.2 billion natural-gas fired plant; will... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Apr 29, 2014

What Do “Primordial Soup” and Climate Change Solutions Have in Common?

In my last blog, I mentioned the class I am teaching at in Climate Change Law at the University of Texas Law School. One of my classes I mentioned consisted of inviting several companies and the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Apr 19, 2014

California Named No. 1 ‘Judicial Hellhole’ - American Tort Reform Association report critical of unfair plaintiff rulings

An American Tort Reform Association (ATRA) report, citing unfair plaintiff rulings, calls California No. 1 'Judicial Hellhole.'...
by Law & Industry Daily on Dec 15, 2012

Mesothelioma Law Firms-The Greatest Guidelines

by Ed Yourdon Mesothelioma Law Firms-The Greatest Guidelines Mesothelioma cancer is typically the most scarce cancer type which often occurs because of exposure with asbestos fiber. Breathing in the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my web...
by Doctor-Mesothelioma.com on Aug 20, 2011

EMRs, Lifestyle Counseling And Glycemic Control In Patients With Diabetes

Electronic medical records (EMRs) have been in use for more than 30 years, but have only increased in utilization in recent years, due in part to research supporting the benefits of EMRs and federal legislation. As EMRs have become a … Continue...

Calgary gangster to finish sentence behind bars for daylight shootout

CALGARY — A Calgary gangster involved in a daylight shootout at a local shopping centre has been ordered to remain in prison until the end of his sentence. The National Parole Board’s ruling means Truong Minh Nguyen, a member of the FOB gang,...
by Mafia Today on Sep 18, 2010

Cox, NFIB Stand Firm in Lawsuit against Federal Health Care Legislation

Attorney General Says Obama Administration Can’t Erase Michigan Concerns...

Creating Moral Communities in an Immoral Society

Nullifying Tyranny By Thomas J. DiLorenzo In their new book, Nullifying Tyranny: Creating Moral Communities in an Immoral Society, James and Walter Kennedy address the case for nullifying unconstitutional federal legislation to “fellow Christians w...
by The Classic Liberal Blog on May 26, 2010

Senate Environment and Public Works Committe Releases Climate Bill

The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee released its version of a climate change bill despite the fact that Republican senators on the committee were boycotting the mark up hearings. The... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Nov 5, 2009

Allocation AWOL in Senate Bill

The long-awaited climate bill was released by the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee. The bill raised the goal for greenhouse gas emission reductions from the Waxman-Markey 17 percent to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Oct 1, 2009

EPA Issues Final Greenhouse Gas Monitoring and Reporting Rule

On September 22, 2009, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued its final greenhouse gas monitoring and reporting rule that will require as many as 10,000 facilities in the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Sep 23, 2009

US Energy Information Administration Estimates Climate Bill Impact on Consumers

The US Energy Information Administration issued a report on August 4, 2009 evaluating the economic impact on the individual US citizen of the passage of the Waxman-Markey climate change bill. This bill is known as the American Clean Energy and...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Aug 6, 2009

US Energy Information Administration Estimates Climate Bill Impact on Consumers

The US Energy Information Administration issued a report on August 4, 2009 evaluating the economic impact on the individual US citizen of the passage of the Waxman-Markey climate change bill. This... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Aug 6, 2009

Energy Efficiency and the Competitive Advantage of Our Nation

Management guru and professor Michael Porter's concludes in The Competitive Advantage of Nations that one of government's roles involves "acting as a catalyst and challenger, . . to encourage--or even push--companies to raise their aspirations a...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Aug 3, 2009

Energy Efficiency and the Competitive Advantage of Our Nation

Management guru and professor Michael Porter's concludes in The Competitive Advantage of Nations that one of government's roles involves "acting as a catalyst and challenger, . . to encourage--or... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websit...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Aug 3, 2009

Should Trees Be Industry's Best Friends in a New Climate Change Regime?

The suggestion that trees should be industry's best friends under a new climate change or cap and trade program being considered by Congress, seems absurd at first. Forests do not initially appear to most people to be a source of...
by The New Carbon Cycle on May 3, 2009

Should Trees Be Industry's Best Friends in a New Climate Change Regime?

The suggestion that trees should be industry's best friends under a new climate change or cap and trade program being considered by Congress, seems absurd at first. Forests do not initially appear to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...
by The New Carbon Cycle on May 3, 2009

Update on Federal Tax Credit for Student Loan Interest

Any reader of this blog can tell you that I often put up notes and updates about my student loans. Well, there is more that I do in the student loan world besides complain about my lenders or celebrate small successes. In fact, one of the things th...
by JerseySmarts.com on Apr 24, 2009


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