Month: November 2016

Wind Farm Suffers Another Legal Setback | Las Vegas Review-Journal

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Wind Farm

Turbine towers as tall as the Palms Hotel near Great Basin National Park. Towers similar in size are planned near Searchlight, though the project was dealt a setback in federal court on Oct 26th, 2016

A federal court has dismissed an appeal by Apex Clean Energy that could have saved the Virginia-based company from having to restart the lengthy environmental review process for its proposed wind farm near Searchlight…. continue reading »

Washington State Could Pass the First Carbon Tax in the Nation – Climate Change Policy I-732 Puts a Price on Carbon Dioxide | Audubon

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Tree Swallows

Tree Swallows, like those pictured here, are among the birds threatened by climate change in Washington state. Photo: David Glatz/Audubon Photography Awards

  Audubon Washington is backing an upcoming ballot measure to fight climate change and protect birds. Source: Washington State Could Pass the First Carbon Tax in the Nation – Climate Change Policy I-732 Puts… continue reading »