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AZ officials -- Feds won't pay for flooded homes

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The Arizona Division of Emergency Management says residents living in three communities north of Flagstaff won't see federal funding to help rebuild after summer floods.

Ecobird .. Ecobird ..
on Sep 02, 2010 at 05:20 AM

Reward in question for ranger in escapees' capture (AP)

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AP - The U.S. Forest Service is reviewing whether an Arizona ranger whose tip led to the capture of two of the most wanted fugitives in America can receive $27,500 in reward money under the agency's ethics guidelines.

Ecobird .. Ecobird ..
on Sep 01, 2010 at 05:50 PM

State releases guidelines for protecting wildlife around renewable plants

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With its sharp talons, powerful beak and 7-foot wingspan, the golden eagle is one of Arizona's fiercest and most imposing birds of prey. It's no match, however, for the rotating blades of turbines in wind farms.

Ecobird .. Ecobird ..
on Sep 01, 2010 at 05:20 AM

Green Party is opposing 12 primary write-in hopefuls

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Green Party candidates who won their party's primary last week say they don't want to be confused with a slate of write-in candidates being dismissed as "sham" candidates.

Ecobird .. Ecobird ..
on Sep 01, 2010 at 05:20 AM

Report -- Arizona could be site for clean-energy research center

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Arizona could be a key member of a regional clean-energy research network proposed in a report released today.

Ecobird .. Ecobird ..
on Sep 01, 2010 at 05:20 AM

Effort to restore threatened frog reaches milestone

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STAR VALLEY, Ariz. -- Under the shade of soaring Ponderosa pines, a young frog wriggles free from a man's hand and swims across a muddy pool.

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on Aug 31, 2010 at 05:20 AM
The Search For Local Organi...

The Search For Local Organic Food In The Arizona Desert

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Photo by cogdogblogLocally raised organic food -- it's what anyone who wants to eat the healthiest foods with the smallest environmental footprint hunts for, right? Whether from their own garden or the local markets, anyone should have access to produce, dairy and meats that are from their own county. But what do you do when you live in a place that's not exactly conducive to raising crops, lik...

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on Aug 30, 2010 at 08:50 AM

Arizona won't get TPI's new wind-blade factory

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Scottsdale-based wind-turbine blade maker TPI Composites Inc. said last week it will open a new factory that employs 30 to 50 people, but Arizona won't get the jobs.

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on Aug 30, 2010 at 05:50 AM

Phoenix gets $700K grant for more weatherization

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A city of Phoenix department is getting a $700,000 grant from the federal government for a new program to install solar or heat pump hot-water systems in lower-income houses.

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on Aug 27, 2010 at 05:20 AM

7 renewable-energy companies to receive grants

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The Arizona Energy Office is distributing more than $2.7 million in new stimulus grants for seven new or expanding renewable-energy companies, Gov. Jan Brewer's office said Thursday.

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on Aug 27, 2010 at 04:50 AM