Trump Ended War on Fossil Fuels, but Focus Needed on CCS [PODCAST]

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Fri, 22 Mar 2019 20:21:15 +0000

The United States Energy Association (USEA) is an association of public and private energy-related organizations, corporations, and government agencies that helps increase understanding of the world’s energy issues. Barry Worthington has been the executive director of the USEA for more than 30 years. During that time, he has seen the association grow from a two-person, […]

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Canned air and water-spraying drones: Smog remedies

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:15:31 +0000

This this photo taken on March 17, 2019, the leaf-shaped ventilation shaft (C) for the air purification system of the Central-Wan Chai bypass tunnel is seen beyond anchored boats in Hong Kong. - Hong Kong this year opened a 3.7km tunnel equipped with an air purification system touted as the largest of its kind in the world in terms of volume of air handled - 5.4 million cubic metres of vehicle exhaust every hour. As millions of people in Asia choke under polluted skies, authorities have turned to water-dispersing drones and outdoor air purifiers to improve air quality, while companies have tried to cash in by selling everything from canned air to lung-purifying teas. (Photo by VIVEK PRAKASH / AFP)

As millions of people in Asia choke under polluted skies, authorities have turned to water-dispersing drones and outdoor air purifiers to improve air quality.

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UN: Environment is deadly, worsening mess, but not hopeless

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 12:06:33 +0000

WASHINGTON  — Earth is sick with multiple and worsening environmental ills killing millions of people yearly, a new U.N. report says.

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California water agencies fight over multistate drought plan

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Tue, 12 Mar 2019 09:58:32 +0000

A major Southern California water agency is trying to push the state through a final hurdle in joining a larger plan to preserve a key river in the U.S.

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