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Susie Essman's Bizarre Real-Life 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' Moment

Susie Essman stole a place in our hearts as the hilarious, prone-to-yelling Susie Greene on "Curb Your Enthusiasm." Speaking with HuffPost Entertainment at the Natural Resources Defense Council "Night of Comedy" on Wednesday, Essman revealed the experience in her life that most belonged on an episode of Larry David's hit sitcom. Show More Summary

Susie Essman's Bizarre Real-Life 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' Moment

Susie Essman stole a place in our hearts as the hilarious, prone-to-yelling Susie Greene on "Curb Your Enthusiasm." Speaking with HuffPost Entertainment at the Natural Resources Defense Council "Night of Comedy" on Wednesday, Essman revealed the experience in her life that most belonged on an episode of Larry David's hit sitcom. Show More Summary

TODAY’S STUDY: THE JOBS BONANZA IN INDIA SOLAR

Solar Power Jobs: Exploring the Employment Potential in India’s Grid-Connected Solar Market August 2014 (Council on Energy, Environment and Water, Natural Resources Defense Council) Executive Summary Solar energy projects create green jobs and provide a boost to India’s developing economy. Show More Summary

11 Tips for Reducing Food Waste

With help from the National Resources Defense Council, CUESA has provided some easy tips you can use to take a bite out of food waste and save time and money in the process.

EPA Sued to Ban Neurotoxic Insecticide Use on Crops

Last week, the Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) sued the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), asking the court to ban chlorpyrifos, an insecticide that can interfere with the brain development of fetuses, infants and children. Show More Summary

NRDC shares inspection documents for Foster Farms

The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) yesterday shared inspection documents for Foster Farms, the company at the center of a recent Salmonella outbreak that now appears contained.From a blog post yesterday by Jonathan Kaplan,Show More Summary

Disturbing Videos Show How Fracking Affects Every Day People in California

The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) has just released three new thought-provoking videos that offer a snapshot of the effects of oil and gas development on residents of California. The slideshow videos illustrate some of the ways fracking and other

WATCH: NRDC Releases New Animation on Superbugs in Meat

The United States-based environmental action group, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), says that dangerous bacteria resistant to antibiotics is spreading from farms into our communities in the form of superbugs. Read More The post WATCH: NRDC Releases New Animation on Superbugs in Meat appeared first on Ecorazzi.

TODAY’S STUDY: HOW DATA CENTERS CAN SAVE THE U.S. $3.8 BIL A YEAR

Data Center Efficiency Assessment; Scaling Up Energy Efficiency Across the Data Center Industry: Evaluating Key Drivers and Barriers August 2014 (Natural Resources Defense Council) Executive Summary Data centers are the backbone of the...Show More Summary

DATA CENTERS EFFICIENCIES CAN SAVE U.S. $3.8BIL/YR

America's Data Centers Consuming and Wasting Growing Amounts of Energy; Critical Action Needed to Save Money and Cut Pollution Pierre DelForge, August 26, 2014 (Natural Resources Defense Council) “…In 2013, U.S. data centers [--the backbone...Show More Summary

Can Conan O’Brien Convince Californians to Save Water?

California’s historic drought is no laughing matter. But the State of California and Natural Resources Defense Council are trying to inject some humor into their efforts to encourage Californians to conserve water, teaming up with Conan O’Brien and Andy Richter on a series of public service announcement (PSA) videos that feature water-saving tips.

California Antibiotics Bill Closer to Becoming Law

On Monday, the California Assembly passed Senate Bill 835 to ban the use of antibiotics for growth promotion and require a veterinarian prescription for a livestock antibiotic. The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and other public...Show More Summary

Another Good Reason Why the I.R.S. Deserves No Deference from the Federal Courts

4 months agoNews : Reason

In its 1984 decision in Chevron U.S.A., Inc. v. Natural Resources Defense Council, the U.S. Supreme Court held that when the judiciary is tasked with determining the meaning of an “ambiguous” statute, the default approach is to defer to the statutory interpretation advanced by the government agency charged with enforcing that statute. Show More Summary

Chicago Buildings Cut Carbon, Save $2.5M

Chicago’s biggest buildings have eliminated more than 28,000 metric tons of CO2 emissions and saved $2.5 million in annual avoided energy costs through retrofits, according to a Natural Resources Defense Council report. The Retrofit Chicago Commercial Business Initiative offers a replicable model for other municipalities, the report says. Show More Summary

Delaware, Maryland, Virginia water is pretty clean, but some beaches can make you sick

5 months agoHealth : The Checkup

Headed for the beach this summer? The Natural Resources Defense Council suggests you check out the condition of the water you might be swimming in. “The water at your local beach might be contaminated by human or animal waste, putting...Show More Summary

10% of U.S. Beaches Are Too Polluted for Swimming: How Does Your Favorite Rate?

The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) has just released its 24th annual Beach Report, "Testing the Waters 2014," which identifies the most polluted beaches in the U.S. Shockingly, 10 percent of the nation's beaches failed to meet water quality standards

Alarming 10% Of Beaches Fail Water Quality Test

The National Resources Defense Council analyzed the water quality of 3,485 different beaches in 2013 and has recently released their findings. The recent report shows that at least 10% of beaches in the United States failed the water quality test. These beaches have been deemed so polluted that they are unsafe for any visitors to

Environmentalists Respond to Sen. Feinstein Rebuke of Water Policy

In response to Senator Dianne Feinstein's rebuke last month that environmentalists “have never been helpful to me in producing good water policy,” the Natural Resources Defense Council (NDRC) and the Pacific Institute recently published...Show More Summary

The Best and Worst Beaches for Water Quality in the U.S.

Millions of Americans will be hitting the beach this summer, but when it comes to water quality, not all beaches are created equal. According to a new report from the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), 10% of beaches in the U.S. Show More Summary

Carbon Pollution Standards Can Save Americans $37.4 Billion

Originally published on the website of the Natural Resources Defense Council. Many key states will benefit from climate action: AR, CO, FL, IA, IL, MI, MO, MN, NC, NV, OH, PA, and VA The first-ever limits on carbon pollution from power...Show More Summary

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