User: newstrust Topic: Green Technology
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Here's what a coronavirus-like response to the climate crisis would look like 25.3.2020 LA Times: Health

We asked eight experts if the global mobilization to slow the pandemic might pave the way for climate action.

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Electric car emissions myth 'busted' 23.3.2020 BBC: Science
Fears that electric cars could actually increase carbon emissions are a baseless, a study suggests.
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Oil Executives Claim Halting Fossil Fuel Production Would Be “Criminal” 10.3.2020 Truthout.com
As public support for fossil fuels wanes, industry groups are continuing to push false claims to the ...
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Environmental disaster or key to a clean energy future? A new twist on hydropower 5.3.2020 LA Times: Business

Energy companies are scrambling to build 'pumped storage' projects to complement solar and wind farms. Environmentalists are concerned.

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Top DNC Committee Is Packed With Fossil Fuel and Bank Lobbyists 27.2.2020 Truthout.com
Members include lobbyists for companies that oppose progressive policies like Medicare for All and a Green New ...
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Africa grapples with clean energy conundrum 25.2.2020 BBC: World
The continent desperately needs more power but it also wants to avoid damaging the environment.
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Ending Fossil Fuel Subsidies the Wrong Way Could End Up Hurting the Poor 24.2.2020 Truthout.com
Ending Fossil Fuel Subsidies the Wrong Way Could End Up Hurting the Poor
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Presidential primary: Where do the remaining Democrats stand on the environment? 23.2.2020 Denver Post: All Political News
A look at where the candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination stand on climate change, the environment and public lands.
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He resisted Obama's war on coal. Now a Trump official, he's excited for clean energy 20.2.2020 LA Times: Environment

Neil Chatterjee, chair of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, says solar and wind power — and natural gas — are helping address climate change.

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Delta Air Lines vows to become carbon neutral by the end of the decade 15.2.2020 LA Times: Business

Chief Executive Ed Barstian announced the the $1-billion initiative will start in March.

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Sanders and AOC’s Fracking Ban Angers Centrists and Their Fossil Fuel Backers 13.2.2020 Truthout.com
Democrats unveiled their own climate bills this week, but only the fracking ban would stop the fossil fuel ...
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Trump’s 2021 Budget Proposal Slashes Over One-Quarter of the EPA’s Budget 12.2.2020 Truthout.com
Trump's federal budget proposal is predictably harsh for wildlife and the environment but great for oil, gas and ...
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Is Your Rep Invested in Fossil Fuels? 3.2.2020 Truthout.com
At least 100 members of the House of Representatives and their spouses own fossil fuel company stocks or mutual ...
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As Xcel moves toward coal-free, will natural gas remain part of energy mix? 31.1.2020 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Xcel Energy is proposing to replace a coal-fired power plant in Becker with a brand-new plant that would burn natural gas to generate electricity. The company says it needs natural gas as part of its transition to carbon-free electricity. But some climate advocates say building a new fossil fuel plant is unnecessary — and may be unwise.
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Climate change: Worst emissions scenario 'misleading' 29.1.2020 BBC: Science
Scientists should stop using the very worst predictions for carbon emissions, a study suggests.
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What’s polluting Colorado’s air? 125 million tons a year of heat-trapping and hazardous gases 19.1.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
The air pollution that people in Colorado inhale each day comes from myriad sources: factories, cars, buildings and homes, fossil fuel facilities, cattle feedlots.
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Q&A: Tom Steyer on crushing billionaires like himself and the lie of civility in Washington 11.1.2020 LA Times: Opinion

Democratic presidential candidate Tom Steyer talks with the L.A. Times editorial board about the economy, the political moment and climate change.

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Fossil Fuel Knocks the Wind Out of Renewable Energy Movement in Ohio 27.12.2019 Truthout.com
A wind turbine amid the downtown skyline on October 9, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio.
Fossil fuel interests are pouring money into undermining Ohio's wind-energy movement.
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Editorial: President Trump's very bad year on climate change hurts us all 27.12.2019 LA Times: Opinion

President Trump spent this year like the previous two — feeding global warming through foolish policies aimed at increasing our reliance on fossil fuels.

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Renewables Are Gaining Traction, But We Need to Be Able to Store the Energy 10.12.2019 Truthout.com
Renewables Are Gaining Traction, But We Need to Be Able to Store the Energy
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