The New “Infrastructure ...

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Why legislative tacticians make bad political leaders

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When dam burst, here’s how one...

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Flooding is a perennial danger for people living along Great Plains watersheds. But this spring the challenge has been epic in scale, calling forth individual resilience and the bonds of community.

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US DOT Awards $1.5 Billion in ...

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91 projects across the country will receive support for road, rail, transit, and port infrastructure projects.

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UN Says Climate Genocide Is Co...

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Life after warming, you now have permission to freak out.

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Life after warming

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UN Says Climate Genocide Is Coming. It’s Actually Worse Than That.

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We could shift to sustainabili...

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The costs of the status quo keep rising;

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Extractive industries threaten...

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[Translate] by Mike Gaworecki news.mongabay.com. According to a recent report, mining companies currently have claims on 11 percent...

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Alert On S 3157 – An Important...

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[Translate] Jul 2018 | 5g, Health, Infrastructure, Injustice, Wireless OVERVIEW The Federal government is once again trying to take...

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States Unprepared for Water In...

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[Translate] National Resources Defense Council Federal dollars aren’t being leveraged to weather incoming storms. This story...

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AIA components in states borde...

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[Translate] Social impact By Katherine Flynn Members in border states weigh in on what a wall could mean The proposed $25 billion...

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The Latest Scary Evidence That...

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[Translate] Environment By midcentury, there could be enough roads worldwide to encircle Earth 600 times, opening up a...

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Fighting Transportation Desert...

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[Translate] Nov 29 2017 Communities of all sizes—cities, suburbs, and rural areas—can suffer from transportation “deserts”—places...

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Copenhagen’s newest arch...

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[Translate] ONE MAN’S TRASH By LinYee Yuan  QUARTZ.QZ.COM November 18, 2017 The most highly anticipated 2018 opening in...

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Rethinking the ‘Infrastructure...

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[Translate] Environment Several experts on climate and resilience talk about the role of government. “Viewed correctly, sensible...

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Why Can’t We Get Cities Right?...

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[Translate] Paul Krugman    NYTIMES Photo The highways in Houston were empty last Tuesday after the city was inundated with...

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Hurricane Harvey: Another Amer...

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[Translate] August 31, 2017 Rhea Suh   nrdc.org As we lend our immediate support to Gulf Coast communities, we must also protect...

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Rebuilding Our Country Should ...

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[Translate] Economy Don’t leave our critical roads and bridges in the hands of giant corporations. By Roxana Tynan / The...

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Trump to roll back Obama-era r...

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[Translate]   © Getty Images President Trump is set to repeal an Obama-era order requiring tougher new building standards for...

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Millions consumed potentially ...

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[Translate]   WOLFFORTH, Texas – As many as 63 million people – nearly a fifth of the country – from rural central California to the...

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GROUNDBREAKING NEW ENERGY STOR...

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[Translate] eCAMION, Toronto, Canada, energy storage, energy storage system, pole-mounted, pole-mounted energy storage system,...

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WE CAN’T FIGHT CLIMATE C...

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[Translate] TRUTHDIG   By Chris Hedges   The sun sets at Juliette, Ga., behind the coal-fired facility known as Plant Scherer, one of...

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‘INDUSTROYER’ VIRU...

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[Translate] Malware ‘Industroyer’ virus could bring down power networks, researchers warn Discovery of new malware shows...

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BERNIE SANDERS DROPS A BOMBSHE...

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[Translate] By Jason Easley As the ranking member of the Senate Budget Committee, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) has released a report...

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THE LANDSCAPES OF PRE-INDUSTRI...

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[Translate] The Dirt Contributor LiDAR-generated hillshade showing terracing, household remains and field boundaries in present-day...

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AS NEW JERSEY’S FLOODING...

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Coastal communities are enduring growing flood risks from rising seas, with places like Atlantic City, sandwiched between a bay and the ocean, facing some of the greatest threats.

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HOW TRUMP COULD SPEND $1 TRILL...

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[Translate] Grist / Amelia Bates Pipe Dreams By Nathanael Johnson and Matt GRIST.ORG Infrastructure! We’ve really got your attention...

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MILLIONS OF AMERICANS ARE DRIN...

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[Translate] Flint is not alone. Nathalie Baptiste   MOTHER JONES.COM Lukas Schulze/DPA/ZUMA America’s crumbling water...

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PROGRESSIVE CAUCUS BUDGET TURN...

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[Translate] Isaiah J. Poole To people who argue that the resistance to President Trump amounts to protest without a plan, the...

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ASLA OUTLINES INFRASTRUCTURE P...

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[Translate] The Dirt Queens Plaza in Queens NYC, 2012 / Sam Oberter The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) urges policy...

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HOUSE COMMITTEE TO PROBE CLIMA...

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[Translate] By Devin Henry The House Science Committee has scheduled a provocative hearing next week to challenge the science behind...

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