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Senate to vote on climate change amid Keystone debate

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Senators are about to wade into heated debates over climate change, the disposal of petroleum coke, a refining byproduct, and how environmental regulations apply to power plants burning coal refuse left behind from 19th-century mining operations.
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Shell spoof site drawing fresh attention after rig runs aground

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The arcticready.com website — designed to look exactly just like Shell Oil Co.’s real website — is welcoming a surge of traffic as people take to the Internet to search for more information about the Kulluk rig that ran aground Monday night. Only most of the visitors don’t know it’s a spoof.