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WBEZ Worldview: ELPC’s Learner Discusses Whether US Can Meet Climate Goals after Leaving Paris Accord

WBEZ Worldview After Leaving Paris Agreement, Could the U.S. Still Meet its Climate Goals? Howard Learner, ELPC’s Executive Director, discusses this topic with host Jerome McDonnell. LISTEN HERE  

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Chicago Tribune: ELPC Asks Surface Transportation Board to Extend Comment Period on Proposed Freight Line

Rail Company, UPS on Different Sides of Proposed Freight Line Debate By Amy Lavalley Reiterating a point they made a year ago, representatives from Norfolk Southern Railway Company said in a recent letter to the federal board that will determine the fate of a proposed freight train line that they would not use the line

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Cleveland Plain Dealer: Lake Erie to Ohio EPA: Please, Call Me Impaired

    Lake Erie to Ohio EPA: Please, Call Me Impaired By Peter Krause   CLEVELAND, Ohio — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved a list of impaired waters in Ohio, but to the disappointment of environmentalists, it doesn’t include the open waters of Lake Erie. Designating the lake as “impaired” is critical to

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Janesville (WI) Gazette: Proposed Great Lakes Basin Rail Line Draws Criticism from Local Lawmakers

Janesville (WI) Gazette Proposed Great Lakes Basin rail line draws criticism from local lawmakers By Xavier Ward A transportation company’s request to keep secret a list of investors in its proposed rail line drew criticism Monday from two state lawmakers and an environmental advocacy group. In a letter to the federal Surface Transportation Board, Rep.

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