Palace: Nothing wrong with Duterte calling court to let Misuari travel abroad

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Mon, 04 Mar 2019 07:22:58 +0000

Palace: Nothing wrong with Duterte calling court to let Misuari travel abroad

There’s nothing wrong about President Rodrigo Duterte calling and courts to let MILF’s Misuari, who is facing lawsuits by government, to travel abroad, the Palace said.

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Should a Power Company Be Held Responsible for Wildfires?

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000

If you’ve been following the news, you know that Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) recently filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection because it is facing tens of billions of dollars in liability for

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Colstrip Power Plant Threatened by Westmoreland Bankruptcy

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2019 19:40:29 +0000

The Colstrip Power Plant, a four-unit, 2,094-MW coal-fired station located about 100 miles east of Billings, Montana, could see its coal supply contract nullified as a result of Westmoreland Coal Co.’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization. Westmoreland operates the 25,000-acre Rosebud coal mine, among others. Rosebud is adjacent to the Colstrip plant and supplies almost all […]

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Poe: New bidding better than have Mislatel questioned in court

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2019 02:07:58 +0000

Poe: New bidding better than have Mislatel questioned in court

It would be better to restart the bidding than have the legality of the franchise of the winning bidder questioned in court, says Poe.

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PG&E: Judge’s Proposal Could Cost Utility $150 Billion

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 24 Jan 2019 00:34:36 +0000

Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) on Jan. 23 said a federal judge’s proposal that the utility mitigate fire danger in its service territory by trimming trees, along with inspecting and repairing thousands of miles of power lines, could cost the company as much as $150 billion this year. William Alsup, a judge in the U.S. […]

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Clean Air Act Issues Congress Could Grapple With in New Session

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Wed, 09 Jan 2019 15:48:02 +0000

While the Republican-led U.S. House and Senate in the 115th Congress was mainly focused on reviewing, for modification or repeal, several environmental rules issued under the Clean Air Act (CAA), the new Democrat majority in the House could focus on a slew of different measures, a new report from the Congressional Research Service (CRS) suggests.  […]

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Man jailed 25 years after wrong conviction awarded $672,000 compensation

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:17:39 +0000

Man jailed 25 years after wrong conviction awarded $672,000 compensation

A man who spent 25 years in prison after being wrongly convicted of killing a woman in Northeast China received 4.6 million yuan ($672,000) in compensation on Monday.

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Supreme court bids farewell to retiring justice Tijam

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Fri, 04 Jan 2019 23:17:18 +0000

Supreme court bids farewell to retiring justice Tijam

The Supreme Court on Friday bid farewell to Justice Noel Tijam, who is set to leave the high tribunal on Saturday upon reaching the mandatory retirement age of 70.

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