Category Archives: M1 (“Ma”) States: ME, MD, MA = Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts

2010 April 22: ME: Improving Maine Air: Wood stoves, motor vehicles and energy. RAWSEP View: Don’t burn wood, period.

2010 April 22: ME: Improving Maine Air: Wood stoves, motor vehicles and energy Earth Day: Mainers get good grades but … By Bonnie Washuk, Staff Writer Apr 22, 2010 12:00 am Earth Day. – Illustration from sxc.hu 5 things to do … Continue reading

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2010 Jan. 22: MA: NEJM: Age life expectancy increased by clean air

2010 Jan. 22: MA: NEJM: Age life expectancy increased by clean air A study published in January 22. Edition of the New England Journal of Medicine reported promising news about our ongoing efforts in the United States to clear the … Continue reading

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2010 April 24: MA: Activists still target Mass. wood-burning plants

2010 April 24: MA: Activists still target Mass. wood-burning plants   The Examiner 2010-04-24 Comments BOSTON (Map, News) – Activists are pressing ahead with a ballot question targeting wood-burning power plants in Massachusetts despite the state’s decision this week to … Continue reading

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2010 April 24: MA: Biomass Plant v. Coal: Emissions Comparison Data

2010 April 24: MA: Biomass Plant v. Coal: Emissions Comparison Data BURNING WOOD IS “DIRTIER” THAN BURNING COAL PLANT FUEL CO2 /MW (tpy) NOx /MW (tpy) PM /MW (tpy) Boardman (PGE)[1] Coal 9067 3.38 0.59 PVEC [2] NG 3130 0.23 … Continue reading

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2009 Nov. 26: MD: Maryland regulations on contorl of particulate mater from small wood boilers

2009 Nov. 26: MD: Maryland regulations on contorl of particulate mater from small wood boilers   26.11.09.11 .11 Control of Particulate Matter from Small Wood Boilers. A. Applicability. (1) Except as provided in this regulation, the requirements of this regulation … Continue reading

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2010 April 24: MA Greenfield: Greenfield board critiques biomass project | GazetteNET

2010 April 24: MA Greenfield: Greenfield board critiques biomass project | GazetteNETBy Richie Davis It also cautions that the region is already out of compliance with current Environmental Protection Agency standards for smokestack emissions of particles of less than 2.5 … Continue reading

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2010 April 20: MD Baltimore: Coarse Particulate Aloft over Baltimore

2010 April 20: MD Baltimore: Coarse Particulate Aloft over Baltimore While the skies over Baltimore looked clear to the human eye, the picture is quite different when observed by ELF. Today lidar observations show a homogenous boundary layer confined to … Continue reading

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