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Category: Alternative Vehicles
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New Report Finds Trump EPA Failed to Follow the Law, Consider Children’s Health on Proposed Loophole for Super-Polluting Glider Trucks 5.12.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
New Report Finds Trump EPA Failed to Follow the Law, Consider Children’s Health on Proposed Loophole for Super-Polluting Glider Trucks
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CO2 Emissions Climb to an All-Time High (Again) in 2019: 6 Takeaways from the Latest Climate Data 5.12.2019 THE CITY FIX
Global carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels are on track to again climb to a record high in 2019, according to a new report from the Global Carbon Project, putting the world at risk of catastrophic climate change due to these heat-trapping gases. ...
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12 Reasons Climate Action Is Good for the United States Economy 27.11.2019 THE CITY FIX
The United States is the only nation that doesn’t show up in the list of countries currently committed to the Paris Agreement. But that doesn’t mean most Americans aren’t trying to do their part. In fact, U.S. states, cities and ...
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Editorial: California needs zero-emission trucks and it needs them now 27.11.2019 LA Times: Opinion

For California to meet federal health standards, or its own ambitious climate change goals, it has to wean the transportation sector off fossil fuels.

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12 Reasons Climate Action Is Good for the United States Economy 26.11.2019 WRI Stories
12 Reasons Climate Action Is Good for the United States Economy Comments|Add Comment|PrintSolar installation is one of the main clean energy jobs of the future. Photo by Green Energy Futures/Flickr. The United States is the only nation that doesn't show up in the list of countries currently committed to the Paris Agreement. But that doesn't mean most Americans aren't trying to do their part. In fact, U.S. states, cities and counties that support the Paris Agreement make up about two-thirds of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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The electric Mustang is just the start of Ford's drive to hit 50 mpg in 6 years 24.11.2019 LA Times: Environment

Ford turns to electrified pickups, performance cars and SUVs to meet California's greenhouse gas regulations.

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EDF, Allies Sue EPA over Attempt to Revoke State Clean Cars Authority 22.11.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
EDF, Allies Sue EPA over Attempt to Revoke State Clean Cars Authority
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4 Emerging Ways to Pair Electric Vehicles and Renewable Energy 22.11.2019 THE CITY FIX
Today, transportation accounts for almost 30% of all greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the United States. The good news is that passenger vehicles in the U.S. are electrifying at an unprecedented rate. In 2018, one million electric vehicles (EVs) were on the ...
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Here are the cities that are leading in electrifying transportation 21.11.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
From e-bikes to light rail, East Coast to West Coast, policies and plans are making municipalities more sustainable.
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To Clean Delhi’s Air, Reform Its Transport System 21.11.2019 THE CITY FIX
Over the past few years, around the time when Diwali – the Hindu festival of lights and India’s biggest holiday – ends and winter sets in, Delhi’s air quality has plummeted to dangerous levels, initiating a series of debates and ...
To Clean Delhi’s Air, Reform Its Transport System 21.11.2019 WRI Stories
To Clean Delhi’s Air, Reform Its Transport System Comments|Add Comment|PrintNew Delhi's air quality, already poor, tends to plummet as Diwali ends and winter begins. Photo by Sumita Roy Dutta/Wikimedia Commons. A version of this blog post originally appeared in the Hindustan Times. Over the past few years, around the time when Diwali — the Hindu festival of lights and India's biggest holiday — ends and winter sets in, Delhi's air quality has plummeted to dangerous levels, initiating a series... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
4 Emerging Ways to Pair Electric Vehicles and Renewable Energy 19.11.2019 WRI Stories
4 Emerging Ways to Pair Electric Vehicles and Renewable Energy Comments|Add Comment|PrintRenewable energy and electric vehicles can strengthen one another. Photo credit: Argonne National Lab/Flickr Today, transportation accounts for almost 30% of all greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the United States. The good news is that passenger vehicles in the U.S. are electrifying at an unprecedented rate. In 2018, one million electric vehicles (EVs) were on the road, and recent studies project that by... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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New solutions are needed to pair EVs and renewables 19.11.2019 GreenBiz.com
New utility and third-party offerings are emerging to meet charging needs, but they are not available everywhere.
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Could drone deliveries help the environment? Let's unpack that 17.11.2019 LA Times: Environment

Transportation is responsible for 29% of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions. Drones delivering packages could help reduce that — depending on how and where they're deployed.

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One year later: Homeowners share lessons learned from the deadly Woolsey Fire 16.11.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

It's been a little over a year since the Woolsey fire began its assault on the Santa Monica Mountains, so survivors of that devastation can talk pretty calmly about what they and their neighbors experienced.

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California pulls back clean-vehicle rebates to point them at lower-income buyers 13.11.2019 LA Times: Business

Starting in December, those looking to buy electric vehicles with a price tag of more than $60,000 won't qualify for rebates — nor will plug-in hybrids with less than 35 miles of all-electric range.

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The businesses that are – and are not – leading on climate change 13.11.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
The businesses that are – and are not – leading on climate change
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EDF, Allies Press for Transparency from Automakers Siding with Trump in Clean Car Litigation 12.11.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
EDF, Allies Press for Transparency from Automakers Siding with Trump in Clean Car Litigation
Vehicle-to-grid technology is revving up 12.11.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Utilities expand the grid without building power plants. Consumers get backup power and a virtually free electric car. Such are the promises of V2G tech, even if the infrastructure isn't quite here yet.
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Making Electric Vehicles More Accessible in the UK Can Save Low-Income Households Millions 11.11.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Making Electric Vehicles More Accessible in the UK Can Save Low-Income Households Millions
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