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CUERO, TX - MARCH 26: Natural gas is flared off at a plant outside of the town of Cuero, Texas. Texas, which in just the last five years has tripled its oil production . (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Study Finds Methane Emissions Dropping In US

Washington State University researchers have found that methane emissions from local natural gas distribution systems across the U.S. have decreased in the past 20 years.

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Toyota's hydrogen fuel cell car is seen at a press conference at 2014 International CES (Photo by Rob Lever/Getty Images)

DC Environmental Director To Tout Hydrogen-Powered Car

The District of Columbia’s top environmental official will be taking a spin in a new car that’s powered by air.

03/18/2015

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EPA: Washington Must Cut Emissions By 72 Percent

Washington state would be expected to cut carbon emissions from its power plants by about 72 percent under the Obama Administration’s proposal to tackle global warming.

CBS Seattle–06/02/2014

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Group Divided Over How To Cut State’s Emissions

A bipartisan group formed by the Washington Legislature has been meeting with since spring to come up with ways to cut greenhouse gas pollution.

CBS Seattle–12/04/2013

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Portland Company Named Nation’s Top Polluter

The Portland, Oregon-based company Precision Castparts Corp. has just been named the nation’s top industrial air polluter

CBS Seattle–08/27/2013