Category Archives: News – Local U.S. – Selected

2012 Jan. 20: CT Nor wich: (wood stove bu siness arson) “Extre me Makeover” contrac tor confessed to ars on, police say

2012 Jan. 20: CT Norwich: (wood stove business arson) “Extreme Makeover” contractor confessed to arson, police say Norwich Bulletin By GREG SMITH While the exact reasons for him allegedly wanting to burn down his own wood stove and pellet business … Continue reading

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2012 Jan. 11: MI Holland: Holland area’s first crematorium gets go-ahead to open in spring

2012 Jan. 11: MI Holland: Holland area’s first crematorium gets go-ahead to open in spring The Grand Rapids Press – MLive.com “Many of our families did not want the limos, men in black suits and the cost of … “Exhaust … Continue reading

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2011 Dec. 11: KY Louisville & CT: Wood smoke in Kentucky – why do we send this out?

2011 Dec. 11: KY Louisville & CT: Wood smoke in Kentucky – why do we send this out? Dear All, Why are we sending this out – it is about a neighbor’s meat smoker in Kentucky- not an outdoor wood … Continue reading

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2011 Nov. 29: NY New York City: (wood burning pollution) ‘Clean Heat’ in Washington Heights Means Better Air, Perhaps …

2011 Nov. 29: NY New York City: (wood burning pollution) ‘Clean Heat’ in Washington Heights Means Better Air, Perhaps … The Uptowner By Elizabeth Harball on Nov 29th, 2011 Wood-burning fireplaces have long … “About once every two hours or … Continue reading

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2011 Nov. 24: NE: Neb. wood furnace company sued for loan default

2011 Nov. 24: NE: Neb. wood furnace company sued for loan default CanadianBusiness.com (AP) — A southeast Nebraska village has filed a lawsuit against an outdoor wood furnace company for defaulting on its obligation to repay a business loan. … … Continue reading

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2011 Oct. 15: CA Riverside: Fighting Pollution to Slow Climate Change

2011 Oct. 15: CA Riverside: Fighting Pollution to Slow Climate Change UC Riverside (www.ucr.edu) — A University of California, Riverside assistant professor of chemical and environmental engineering has received a $450000 grant to study the impact of air-polluting black carbon … Continue reading

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2011 Oct. 4: AK Fairbanks: Pebble, liquor, bags, stoves on ballots across Alaska Tuesday

2011 Oct. 4: AK Fairbanks: Pebble, liquor, bags, stoves on ballots across Alaska Tuesday Anchorage Daily News Fairbanks North Star Borough voters will decide whether to impose emission standards for wood smoke. This is a big issue in Fairbanks, where … Continue reading

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