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Transcript: Al Gore's Speech On Climate

Article: Transcript: Al Gore's Speech On Climate

WASHINGTON, DC, July 18, 2008 (ENS) – Ladies and gentlemen: There are times in the history of our nation when our very way of life depends upon dispelling illusions and awakening to the challenge of a present danger. In such moments, we are called upon to move quickly and boldly to shake off complacency, throw…

Virginia Law Requiring Use of Virginia Coal May Be Unconstitutional

Article: Virginia Law Requiring Use of Virginia Coal May Be Unconstitutional

RICHMOND, Virginia, March 21, 2008 (ENS) – A state law passed last year to encourage construction of a power plant in southwestern Virginia requires the plant to burn Virginia coal. This provision makes the law unconstitutional, the Southern Environmental Law Center said in a filing with the State Corporation Commission, SCC, challenging the law. By…