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Reno neighborhood stung by sage grouse rules

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November
16

By Scott Sonner |November 16, 2015 One of the first, actual on-the-ground disruptions caused by new U.S. efforts to protect the greater sage grouse isn’t on a cattle ranch in Oregon or an oil field in Colorado. It’s in the backyard …

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State Field Likely Set for Clean Power Plan Legal Fray

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November
10

By Anthony Adragna |November 10, 2015 Just five states are not currently involved with litigation on the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan and at least two of those—Pennsylvania and Nevada—don’t plan to enter the legal fray. Both Pennsylvania and Nevada …

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Yellow flag on green energy in desert

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November
9

By Ric Anderson |November 9, 2015 It might seem like environmental groups would be the most enthusiastic supporters that the solar energy industry could have. But if you think environmentalists are taking a full-speed-ahead approach to expansion of the industry, think …

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Water wars. How politics beat science in the West

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November
5

By Dennis Myers |November 5, 2015 Wallace Stegner (1987): “The West is defined, that is, by inadequate rainfall. … We can’t create water or increase the supply. We can only hold back and redistribute what there is.” In the 19th century, …

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