Panel OKs wind farm power line upgrades. Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Measure touts potential of state’s green industry. New Orleans City Business

Oil industry group calls Obama policies a threat to business. New Orleans Times-Picayune

EPA pulls the plug on Desert Rock coal-fired power plant. New Mexico Independent

100-year flood protection not enough for New Orleans, new report says. New Orleans Times-Picayune

Church leaders discuss global warming issue. Arkansas News Bureau

Sequoyah Fuels gets green light on disposal. Sequoyah County Times

66,000 vacant properties thwart N.O.’s recovery. WWL TV

Alternative energy ideas brewing at LSU conference. New Orleans Times-Picayune

Court backs EPA in dispute over Navajo Nation power plant. Greenwire

N.M. official receives climate award. Associated Press

U.S., Mexico agree new partnership on climate change. Reuters

State panel not sold on climate strategy. New Orleans Times-Picayune

N.M.’s SunZia transmission line may foretell future intra-green battle lines. New Mexico Independent

Wetlands restoration touted at panel discussion on climate change. New Orleans Times-Picayune

Louisiana has much at stake in debate to reduce greenhouse emmissions. New Orleans Times-Picayune

New Mexico gov signs renewable energy measures. Associated Press

Global warming bills meet with limited success in Arkansas. Morning News

Mayor details energy projects for stimulus funds. New Mexico Business Weekly

N.M.’s EIB makes decision on greenhouse gas emissions. Associated Press

Rising carbon dioxide could help the wetlands — for a little while. Houma Courier

Power plant refitting plan falls from favor / Politics, economics push Entergy to stay with natural gas for now. New Orleans Times-Picayune

Cimarron 1 Solar: Here comes the sun. Sangre de Cristo Chronicle

One state nuclear power measure stalls. Tulsa World

Poor nations must set own emissions targets: Mexico. Reuters

AGs air Desert Rock permit concerns. Gallup Independent