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Opportunity to Use Science to Establish Radiation Standards

July 12, 2014 by Rod Adams

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) to solicit comments from the general public and affected stakeholders about 40 CFR 190, Environmental Radiation Protection Standards for Nuclear Power Operations.[read more]

Why the Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline Matters for Climate Change

March 12, 2014 by NRDC Switchboard

Keystone and Climate Goals

Following the close of the thirty day public comment period, the National Interest Determination (NID) process will continue as federal agencies consider over 2 million comments concluding that the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline is not the nation’s interest.[read more]

A New Year's Resolution for DNR: Slow Down and Do it Right

January 8, 2014 by NRDC Switchboard

It’s the Department of Natural Resources’s turn to be constructive. Our comments – and those of the thousands of deeply concerned Illinoisans who have weighed in – are pretty clear evidence that DNR’s rushed, sloppy approach is not working, and not serving the public interest.[read more]