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    Study: Idaho has highest percentage of transportation-related emissions

    Is there a plethora of big rigs in the Gem State? Results of a US Energy Information Administration (EIA) report tracking state-by-state energy-related carbon dioxide emission makes that question worth asking, as Idaho was the state with the highest percentage of emissions stemming from the ...

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    Official: Idaho, Montana may provide U.S. supply of rare earth metals

    Big Sky, bigger news. Idaho and Montana could provide an additional supply for the rare earth metals that are required for electric-vehicle motors, mineral exploration company U.S. Rare Earths Inc. said. Some rock samples yielded rare earth percentages of as high as 26 percent in Idaho's North ...

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    Green Star will used recycled cargo containers to build next biodiesel plant

    The trade imbalance with China is leaving thousands of empty 40-foot cargo containers at many shipping docks. Green Star Products will find a home for some in Idaho. The company announced it will construct a biodiesel plant using empty containers in much the same way modular housing is built. ...

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    Mercury switch replacement program offered in Oregon and Idaho

    Most of the green we talk about here at AutoblogGreen relates to a car's engine, fuel tank and/or tailpipe. Today we've got a story from the Salem, Oregon Statesman Journal about a common harmful toxin that is often found in cars, but this one's in the trunk. Turns out, until 2003, most cars used a ...


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