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On Friday’s Radio Show…

• Senior Attorney for the Natural Resources Defense Council, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., discusses why he opposes thimerosal in vaccines. • Lawyer David Niose details his lost legal battle to take ‘Under God’ Out of the Pledge of Allegiance in a New Jersey School.

On Friday’s Radio Show…

• Senior Attorney for the Natural Resources Defense Council, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., explains why he opposes vaccines. • More on President Obama’s congressional request to use the military to combat ISIS. • It’s the Friday Night Free-For-All!

Laying Pipe in The Lower 48

No one was surprised when the U.S. Senate recently passed a bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, and though a new video featuring Julie Louis-Dreyfus urges all to sign the NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council) petition advising...Show More Summary

Illinois Tollways To Become Butterfly Sanctuaries

The Illinois Tollway and Natural Resources Defense Council agreed on a plan to turn I-88, I-90 and I-294 into a monarch butterfly restoration program. [ more › ]

Some Environmental Activists Funded By Russian Energy Interests

The Free Beacon has a bombshell report linking major donations – millions and millions of dollars – to groups like the Sierra Club and the Natural Resource Defense Council to a Bermuda law firm which represents Russian interests. Russia, of course, has a big interest in fighting American energy development. Shale oil and gas plays in America...

Polling Shows Americans Support Environmental Enforcement And Clean Energy

The US Natural Resources Defense Council has released the results of a new “bipartisan” poll of five key states that sought “Views on Environmental Regulations,” which clearly show Americans are not only in favor of existing environmental...Show More Summary

Environmental Groups Denounce Fast Track Trade Process

By DAVE JOHNSON The Sierra Club, the Natural Resources Defense Council, the League of Conservation Voters and 41 other environmental groupssent a letter to Congress this week, asking them to oppose “fast track” trade promotion authority for upcoming trade agreements like the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). Show More Summary

NRDC Files Lawsuit Over Toxic Pesticide Used In Pet Flea Control Products

The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) filed a lawsuit this week against the Environmental Protection Agency challenging the EPA's decision to allow the pesticide tetrachlovinphos (TCVP) to be used in pet flea control products...

Cuomo chooses the right path by making New York's hydraulic fracturing moratorium permanent

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

This infographic is included in a new fracking report from the Natural Resources Defense Council. A larger version can be viewed by clicking here. Citing health concerns, New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced at a cabinet meeting Wednesday that his administration is banning hydraulic fracturing—fracking. 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

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.

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