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Enbridge Line 5 tunnel project in Michigan delayed another 1.5 years-
Permitting delays have tacked on another year-and-a-half to the planned Line 5 tunnel project under the Straits of Mackinac.00
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Few good options for shrinking Michigan’s problem deer herds-
Deer are invading Michigan’s suburbs, resulting in car crashes, habitat destruction and disease concerns. But affected Michigan communities probably can’t sterilize or kill enough deer to reverse the trend.
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In Chicago, adapting electric buses to winter’s challenges-
Capital City Transit has ordered seven electric buses to replace diesel models from 2010, said the operations superintendent.
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U.S. Judge: Flint has 5 months to finish long-overdue lead pipe replacement-
The $97 million project was supposed to be done by 2020. Officials blame the pandemic, supply shortages and unreliable contractors for the delay.
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Court: Nessel can try again to return Line 5 lawsuit to state court-
Legal experts say Michigan has a better chance of persuading a state court to shut down the pipeline, while Enbridge is more likely to prevail in federal court.
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New U.S. Climate Law Could Make Midwest Water Contamination Worse-
Billions in clean energy incentives rely on raw materials from polluting corn and livestock.