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Delhi’s Deadly Smog: Policy Paralysis Around a Preventable Problem 4.12.2019 WRI Stories
Delhi’s Deadly Smog: Policy Paralysis Around a Preventable Problem Comments|Add Comment|PrintSome of Delhi's dangerous air pollution comes from crop burning in neighboring states. Photo by Neil Palmer/CIAT. Delhi choked under a thick blanket of toxic air last month. The government's pollution control authority declared a public health emergency, and the city's action plan kicked into effect, although its impacts were limited. Many international news outlets covered the crisis, but few captured... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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100% Clean: How Do We Actually Get There? 22.10.2019 Climate 411 - Environmental Defense Fund
For the U.S. to do its part to help avoid the worst impacts of climate change, we must achieve a 100% clean economy by 2050 at the latest – removing at least as much climate pollution from the atmosphere as we put into it each year. (Read this for more on what we mean by […]
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Will guilt-free flying arrive at your terminal soon? 8.10.2019 GreenBiz.com
As flight shame rises, one company is on a quest to make green jet fuels.
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Editorial: It was a terrible idea to build a new freeway in Los Angeles County. Now it's on hold for good 6.10.2019 LA Times: Opinion

No, California should not plow new highways to far-flung subdivisions when the state is trying to convince people to drive less to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions responsible for global warming.

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The truth about hydrogen, the latest, trendiest low-carbon solution 30.8.2019 GreenBiz.com
As misconceptions about the emerging tech abound, we can dispel common myths to encourage hydrogen's potential for decarbonization.
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Mexican retailer Coppel travels alternative route to a fuel-efficient last mile 20.8.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
After a successful pilot, the retailer is planning a full implementation covering its entire last-mile fleet of some 1,200 vehicles that make 30,000 home deliveries per day.
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Water main break closes southbound Colorado Blvd. at Mississippi Ave. 8.8.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Officials closed southbound Colorado Boulevard at East Mississippi Avenue Thursday morning following a water main break.
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Colorado transportation leaders are banking on buses and trains as population surges 5.8.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The addition of new Bustang routes is just one transit expansion strategy emerging in the early days of Gov. Jared Polis' administration as CDOT looks more seriously at alternatives to road widening.
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Hype and hope for hydrogen 18.7.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Hydrogen is inching toward commercial viability and scalability, with new technologies that could support global decarbonization.
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10 Best Cities for Business Travel 16.7.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
These cities have it all: great airports, access to comfortable and affordable accommodation, public transport and fun things to do in the off hours.
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U.S. 36 stretch collapses, forcing closure of eastbound lanes and CDOT blitz to re-build bridge approach 45 feet above ground 15.7.2019 Denver Post: Local
The highway from Boulder to Denver is collapsing at a bridge approach 45 feet above ground, concrete slumping away off a widening chasm as fast as an inch per hour with a 5-foot drop over the weekend.
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RTD drills deep on funding for a Denver-to-Longmont train, aims to cut years off a 2050 debut 10.7.2019 Denver Post: Business
Regional equity -- a fancy phrase for fairness -- was a major theme during the RTD board meeting Tuesday, as the agency's directors tried to figure out how to move the long-awaited commuter train connecting Denver to Longmont from an idea on paper to wheels on tracks.
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10 questions for Shell's New Energies VP 9.7.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Three years ago, the oil major created a division to invest in electricity, clean energy, electric vehicle charging, alternative fuels and other newer businesses. GreenBiz recently got an update on how all of that's been going.
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Car ownership is likely to become a thing of the past — and so could public transport 18.6.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
As urban infrastructure goes increasingly digital, mobility is set to fundamentally change.
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Detroit, Montreal and Lisbon see seamless connections, data as key to ditching solo cars 11.6.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Simpler fare structures, apps that integrate public transit and private transportation services are at the center of the roadmap.
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A Front Range passenger rail system linking the I-25 corridor? CDOT is asking for proposals. 29.5.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Proposals to study the feasibility of a passenger rail system along the Front Range, which contains 85% of the state's population, is being requested by the Colorado Department of Transportation along with the Southwest Chief & Front Range Passenger Rail Commission.
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Equity, innovation can be part of Illinois’ efforts to electrify transportation 22.5.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Equity, innovation can be part of Illinois’ efforts to electrify transportation
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10 questions for Walmart's sustainable fleet leader 21.5.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
While the world's largest company by revenue has been focusing on using data to make its truck fleet more efficient, it's also been testing out electric cargo-handling yard trucks. So what's next?
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Regulator says California might make dramatic moves if Trump relaxes emissions standards 17.5.2019 LA Times: Business

A top California environmental regulator is threatening to enact tough new pollution rules — including an unprecedented ban on cars burning petroleum-based fuels — in response to a Trump administration plan to relax vehicle emission standards.

California Air Resources Board Chairwoman Mary Nichols...

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How boxes, bots and biofuels are routing FedEx’s sustainability map 13.5.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The delivery company is racing to stay ahead of the curve.
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