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  • **FILE** Ford Motor Company employee Ralph Gazzillo assembles the new 2008 Ford Taurus X, in this June 22, 2007 file photo after a launch celebration for the 2008 Ford Taurus, Taurus X
  • A new study finds that outsourcing United States manufacturing jobs to China creates more air pollution in America.
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pollution, jobs, study, green
  • Fur coats
  • Animal rights activists are calling for a "Fur-Free Friday" as shoppers hit higher-end stores at San Francisco's Union Square.
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animal, animals in peril, union square, shopping, retail, protest, green
  • For energy program manager Matt Muniz, the big challenge at the sprawling Santa Rita Jail isnt keeping the inmates housed, its keeping the lights on.
  • For energy program manager Matt Muniz, the big challenge at the sprawling Santa Rita Jail isn't keeping the inmates housed, it's keeping the lights on.
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solar energy, dublin, green, carolyn johnson
  • In this file photo from July 8, 2006, gulls are seen nesting near the North Landing area of the Farallon Islands
  • A public meeting is being held in SF to discuss a proposal to use a rodenticide to eliminate invasive mice from the Farallon Islands.
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study, farallon islands, animal, animals in peril, environmental protection agency, green
  • Endangered mountain yellow-legged frog
  • Wildlife experts are taking another leap forward in their efforts to save the endangered mountain yellow-legged frog.
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southern california, los angeles, UC, animal, animals in peril, green
  • Bay Area researchers are using a powerful new technology to track some of the most majestic creatures in the ocean.
  • Bay Area researchers are using a powerful new technology to track some of the most majestic creatures in the ocean.
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sharks, monterey bay, green
  • Solar Impulse
  • This morning, a solar-powered plane took off from Moffett Field on the first leg of a record-setting cross-country flight.
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solar energy, airline industry, mountain view, moffett field, green
  • New Waste Management truck runs on methane from Altamont Landfill
  • Waste Management is testing a new generation of trash trucks that run on methane pulled from Livermore's Altamont Landfill.
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livermore, waste management, alternative energy, gas prices, climate change, green, jonathan bloom
  • San Francisco Recycling Program
  • A trip to San Francisco and tour of the city's recycling program inspired two Goldman Environmental Prize winners on their global missions.
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recycling, green, cheryl jennings
  • Pavan Raj Gowda.
  • Pavan Raj Gowda received the 2012 President's Environmental Youth Award for his environmental stewardship work.
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children, books, green
  • In about a month, a solar-powered plane will embark on a record-setting cross-country flight.
  • In about a month, a solar-powered plane will embark on a record-setting cross-country flight.
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solar energy, airline industry, mountain view, moffett field, green, david louie
  • San Francisco City Hall goes dark for Earth Hour.
  • San Francisco landmarks went dark Saturday night, joining cities around the world in the annual "Earth Hour" event.
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energy, san francisco city hall, bay bridge, golden gate bridge, civic center, green
  • (photo courtesy EarthHour.org)
  • On Saturday night the lights will go out on landmark buildings around the globe for "Earth Hour."
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energy, san francisco city hall, bay bridge, green
  • Image shows a dead trout
  • Chlorinated water flowed into San Mateo Creek, killing an unknown number of trout, including possibly an endangered species.
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san mateo county, endangered species, animals in peril, green, heather ishimaru