Uranium contamination haunts Navajo country. New York Times

Storage vs. salt / A mining company opposes a plan to store natural gas next to its extraction site. New Orleans City Business

Environmental groups want action from Obama on La. coast. Associated Press

Chesapeake Energy to invest $2B a year in La. Shreveport Times

Cash-strapped Shreveport wants mineral leases. KSLA

Navajo council OKs effort to create green jobs. Associated Press

Volunteers from across the nation help restore Louisiana coast. Thibodaux Daily Comet

Grass-roots project aims to wean Oklahomans off oil addiction. OKC Biz

National Academies panel blasts corps’ long-delayed Category 5 flood protection plan. New Orleans Times-Picayune

NM court considers dispute over auto emissions. Associated Press

Green Impact: Louisiana is on the front lines of the congressional battle over whether clean energy will create or cost jobs. New Orleans City Business

Millions in restoration has done little to stem damage. Houma Courier

Carbon dioxide bill may aid oil recovery. New Orleans Times-Picayune

Entergy proposal greeted with mild skepticism. New Orleans Times-Picayune

Corps adds New Orleans flood protection along canal. Baton Rogue Advocate

Solar project a promising way to electrify Navajo Nation. Farmington Daily Times

NM land managers to study solar possibilities. Associated Press

Algae biofuels project goes commercial. Carlsbad Current-Argus

Putting wind to work. Arkansas Times

Experts say difficult decisions ahead for saving La. coast. Thibodaux Daily Comet

Climate bill could hurt oil. Lafayette Daily Advertiser

Lincoln, Pryor have reservations about House energy bill. Springdale Morning News