September 5, 2013
by MoreRecycling
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U.S. Navy admits training exercises will kill hundreds of whales and dolphins

Computer models estimate that 186 whales and 155 dolphins will be killed in the war games, with millions of other marine animals being injured. Continue reading

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February 5, 2013
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New waterjets could propel Littoral Combat Ship to greater speeds

The U.S. Navy’s fifth Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), Milwaukee, will be the first to benefit from new high-power density waterjets aimed at staving off rudder and propeller damage experienced on high-speed ships. Continue reading

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July 31, 2012
by Peter Lehner
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Navy Launches Great Green Fleet, Powered by Biofuels

Peter Lehner, Executive Director, New York City
The U.S. Navy launched its Great Green Fleet recently at RIMPAC, the world’s largest naval exercise, which takes place biannually off the coast of Hawaii. Squadrons of F/A-18 Hornet fighte… Continue reading

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April 4, 2011
by NRDC News
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Media scan 4/4: Pipeline safety, uranium storage, e-waste, electric vehicles, and more…

NRDC News, NRDC News Team, NRDC Offices Worldwide Anthony Swift was quoted in the New York Times about the Secretary of Transportation’s plan to introduce pipeline safety measures in Pennsylvania… Robert Norris spoke with the New York Time… Continue reading

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