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Congress Could Pass Renewable Energy Tax Credits This Week

Congress Could Pass Renewable Energy Tax Credits This Week

WASHINGTON, DC, September 22, 2008 (ENS) – “There is an old saying,” said Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus on Thursday, “If it were not for the last minute, a lot of things would not get done. Well, God willing, we are nearing the last minutes of this Congress. And, God willing, we are close…

Conservationists to Buy 500 Square Miles of Montana Timberlands

Conservationists to Buy 500 Square Miles of Montana Timberlands

KALISPELL, Montana, June 30, 2008 (ENS) – Two conservation organizations announced today that they will purchase 500 square miles of western Montana forestland from Plum Creek Timber Company for $510 million. The Nature Conservancy and The Trust for Public Land will purchase the land and then transfer it into a mix of private, state and…