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‘Boom, Bust, Boom': We need the Pebble Mine like the plague

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By Joel Reynolds Published: October 29, 2012 Visit full article at www.huffingtonpost.com   Last month, Grover Norquist surprised a lot of people when he appeared to take up the cause of renewable energy, noting in a Politico column that copper is a necessary component of wind turbines. In his view,

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Independence or Co-Dependence: The Keystone Center and the Pebble Mine

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When a mining partnership, having already spent hundreds of millions of dollars to advance its proposed mine, hires a consultant to conduct an “independent scientific review,” there is reason to be skeptical. This is the situation in the Bristol Bay region of southwest Alaska, where the Pebble Limited Partnership (PLP)

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