Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee and the nation's top environmental groups responded to a report documenting a trend of anti-environmental judicial activism on the federal bench by vowing today to push for greater scrutiny of judicial nominees.
DynaMotive Energy Systems Corporation
(OTCBB: DYMTF) and its alliance partner Tecna SA jointly announced today that
they are fast tracking the design and construction of pyrolysis (BioOil)
plants. The Companys objective is to develop a modular design that will
allow for a "building block approach" to expanding plant capacity.
SAN DIEGO Sempra Communications, a subsidiary of Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE - news), today unveiled new technology to tackle the telecommunications industrys 'last mile problem -- getting fiber-optic cable from outlying networks into buildings -- by utilizing the national network of natural gas distribution pipelines.
Care2.com (www.Care2.com), the
leading site for people who care about the environment with over 1.6 million
members, has launched the first local environmental search engine. The free
"Get Local" search system harnesses the best local content across the web, and
provides visitors a single point of access to over 70 online reports about
their local area.
The National Fish and Wildlife
Foundation today awarded $630,000 to the Pacific Grassroots Salmon Initiative
for 20 salmon protection and enhancement projects in California and Oregon.
The Pacific Grassroots Salmon Initiative projects protect and restore chinook
and coho salmon and steelhead stocks by restoring and/or purchasing in-stream
and riparian habitat or water rights on private lands, improving fish passage,
removing exotic vegetation, and assisting with collaborative policy efforts to
improve salmonid management by responsible agencies.