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My Turn: Transboundary mines a looming problem

...finance long-term waste management and perpetual pollution control. They are also needed to compensate for economic...sites and the need for virtually perpetual water pollution control. At the same time, the momentum for weak regulations...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-07/my-turn-transboundary-mines-looming-pro
Opinion
Senate candidates weigh in on Arctic issues

...international bureaucracy should ever be allowed to tax and regulate Alaska businesses, impose 'climate change' and pollution controls on us, and redistribute our technology and wealth."National Security: With the balance of world power shifting...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-02-23/senate-candidates-weigh-arctic-issues
State | AK legislature
Coast Guard investigates Arctic drill ship

...Dutch Shell PLC for Arctic drilling off Alaska's coast is under investigation for problems with crew safety and pollution control equipment, the Coast Guard said Thursday.The Noble Discoverer, owned by Noble Corp., was ordered for more than...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-12-28/coast-guard-investigates-arctic-drill-s
State
EPA to propose rule to clean up gas

...first-ever standards to reduce the pollution blamed for global warming from cars and trucks."We know of no other air pollution control strategy that can achieve such substantial, cost-effective and immediate emission reductions," said Bill Becker...

http://juneauempire.com/2013-03-29/epa-propose-rule-clean-gas
Critics say fines show Shell not ready for Arctic

...to install some required air pollution control equipment, failed to properly...high enough temperatures for pollution control equipment to treat exhaust...Shell declined to install pollution controls on the Discoverer's propulsion...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-09-08/critics-say-fines-show-shell-not-ready-
State
Carnival to cut pollution from cruise ships

...space for such equipment. Anyone that has taken a cruise knows that it's tight quarters.Royal Caribbean and Norwegian cruise lines have already agreed to reduce emissions. They too will test out different pollution control technologies.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-09-05/carnival-cut-pollution-cruise-ships
State
Gov. Parnell's plan would change cruise wastewater rules

...in 2015.The legislation also called for a science advisory panel that was tasked with looking at pollution and pollution control issues. That panel concluded that advance wastewater treatment systems required in 2004 were "state of the art...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-01-24/gov-parnells-plan-would-change-cruise-w
State
State to Chieftain: Keep us in the loop

...letter asking Chieftain Metals to be forthcoming with information concerning the shutdown and eventual restart of pollution controls at the Tulsequah Chief mine in British Columbia.Chieftain Metals announced it would shut down a $9 million interim...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-07-20/state-chieftain-keep-us-loop
Local
My turn: Is an operating mine needed to clean up the Tulsequah Chief site?

...Flannigan Slough. When metal prices dropped Cominco abandoned the site without undertaking any decommissioning or pollution control. As the current owner of the Tulsequah Chief site, Chieftain is responsible for remediating the historic acid mine...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-08-20/operating-mine-needed-clean-tulsequah
Opinion
Alaska Editorial: A way forward: Cheaper power, less pollution

...in the consent decree.GVEA officials said the pollution control work will cost about $40 million. That's on...GVEA officials expect that even with the additional pollution controls, restarting the Healy plant will bring us much...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-10-14/alaska-editorial-way-forward-cheaper-
Opinion

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