wants more alternative energy, poll shows
West Virginians favor solar and wind power and more conservation
over coal, oil and nuclear power as a path toward "energy
independence," according to new public opinion surveys
City-Style Tysons Plan Wins Fairfax's Approval
The Fairfax County Board of
Supervisors yesterday approved an ambitious vision for
transforming Tysons Corner from a sprawling office and
retail suburb to a modern, environmentally green city
with neighborhoods, sidewalk culture, new jobs and the
|9/23/08 Washington Post
Runs Short of Pollution Inspectors
does not have enough inspectors enforcing its environmental
laws, and the shortage has become more severe over the
past five years, state officials say, raising worries
that the state's new "green" policies will be
undercut by insufficient policing....
Gets Tough on Chicken Farmers
regulators today will announce the tightest-ever controls
on what Eastern Shore poultry farmers do with their birds'
waste, officials said yesterday, adopting a tougher stance
toward state agricultural interests in a bid to ...