A few ...

At the Delaware Audubon annual meeting on December 7th (A nice event, by the way), I had the chance to offer a few thoughts on Delaware, sea level rise, and climate change. Here is an expanded version of those comments.…

Escrito el 14 Dec 2012

The ...

If you think the government penalizing — or is it taxing? — people for not buying health insurance is bad, at least there are health insurance companies actually selling coverage. By contrast, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) fined oil refiners …

Escrito el 10 Nov 2012

Informe de ...

Las playas de Estados Unidos vieron el tercer mayor número de días de cierres y advertencias en más de dos décadas el año pasado confirmando que las costas del país siguen padeciendo de contaminación por derrames de alcantarillas que puede …

Escrito el 27 Jun 2012

Se ...

Las fatalidades relacionadas con el excesivo calor causado por el cambio climático podría aumentar por más de 150.000 para finales de este siglo de acuerdo a un análisis detallado de los datos científicos revisados por el Consejo de Defensa de …

Escrito el 23 May 2012

Visitors ...

DELAWARE CITY (May 2, 2012) – When Fort Delaware State Park reopens for tours on May 5, visitors will make the boat trip from the Delaware City dock to the pier on Pea Patch Island to learn about the fort’s …

Escrito el 02 May 2012

DNREC ...

DOVER (April 30, 2012) – Do you know a Delaware student who is working to make a difference for the environment? The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) is encouraging teachers, classmates, parents, club or group leaders and …

Escrito el 30 Apr 2012

This week, February 18 through 25, 2012, FFA members in Delaware and across the nation will celebrate National FFA (Future Farmers of America) Week.
FFA is a national organization of 540,739 members and 7,489 chapters from all 50 states, as …

Escrito el 10 Feb 2012

What’s the ...

The default response to criticism of solar subsidies is that the oil industry receives subsidies. So, for the record, accelerated depreciation on drilling equipment and oil depletion allowances that made sense to encourage drilling when oil was at $30 a …

Escrito el 04 Aug 2011

The Truth ...

America’s largest oil and natural gas companies recently reported quarterly earnings, and as expected, profits were up. But the caricature of fat-cat energy executives lining their pockets at the expense of the everyman doesn’t hold up to scrutiny.

ExxonMobil posted …

Escrito el 20 Jun 2011

Is ...

Joe Veilleux doesn’t view himself as an environmentalist, but he understands how his actions might paint him with that brush.

“I’m not an environmentalist,” said Veilleux, general manager of the U.S. operations of natural health ingredient manufacturer Euromed. “I’m a …

Escrito el 19 Apr 2011

Why Bad ...

There is nothing worse than a bad haircut.

The one thing you can’t do with a bad haircut is uncut it, so you just have to wait for it to grow out before you can fix it. That’s how expert …

Escrito el 05 Apr 2011

Dept. of ...

Lewes, DE – U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and Director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Michael R. Bromwich today announced that the Department is initiating the process to offer the first commercial …

Escrito el 31 Mar 2011