EPA Can’t Let “Off-Cycle” Credits Become Off-Ramp For Automakers

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 16:07:07 +0000

Originally published by Union of Concerned Scientists, The Equation. By Dave Cooke, Senior Vehicles Analyst The Biden administration is getting ready to propose new fuel economy and emissions rules in the next couple weeks. It’s critical that the administration sets standards which result in real-world emissions reductions. The regulations are only as good as their real-world benefits, no […]

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Australia’s Response to “Duty of Care” Judgement: We Have A Fossil-Fuel Heart

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 02:30:11 +0000

The big polluters down under are trying to work out how to make as much money as possible before time runs out for fossil fuels. In a recent judgement, High Court Judge Mordecai Bromberg determined that the Federal Environment Minister has a duty of care for the future of the children of this country. It […]

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Recommended Reading: “The Future We Choose”

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 00:30:12 +0000

Over the past several years, I have read several books that have shaped my views of the current situation in which we find ourselves. I would like to introduce 4 of them to you. Maybe they will help to inform or inspire. Naomi Klein’s This Changes Everything (2014) is a blow-by-blow account of how the […]

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Taean IGCC: Continued Operation, Continued Achievement

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Mon, 02 Aug 2021 04:14:00 +0000

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Korea Western Power’s Taean Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) Power Plant this year marked 4,000 hours of consecutive accident-free operations, setting a new world record for IGCC power plants

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Taean IGCC: Continued Operation, Continued Achievement

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Mon, 02 Aug 2021 04:14:00 +0000

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Korea Western Power’s Taean Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) Power Plant this year marked 4,000 hours of consecutive accident-free operations, setting a new world record for IGCC power plants

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Taean IGCC: Continued Operation, Continued Achievement

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Mon, 02 Aug 2021 04:14:00 +0000

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Korea Western Power’s Taean Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) Power Plant this year marked 4,000 hours of consecutive accident-free operations, setting a new world record for IGCC power plants

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SEC Chief Suggests Mandatory Climate Disclosure Rule

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 02:00:25 +0000

Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Gary Gensler said Wednesday that he was asking staff to consider making companies disclose climate risks in their annual reports, noting that investors want more information on climate change and directing the SEC to develop a carbon-disclosure rule by the end of the year. This would open companies to fraud […]

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Infrastructure Deal Includes Billions For EV Charging Stations & Electric School Buses

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 01:35:52 +0000

The Senate voted (67–32) to begin debate on a nearly $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill yesterday, with about half of it dedicated to new federal funding that contains a significant chunk for “climate resilience.” The latest iteration is largely similar to a previous version on energy and climate spending, albeit significantly lower than the $2 […]

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June heat wave killed 569 people in B.C., coroners service

Credit to Author: Nathan Griffiths| Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 00:39:28 +0000

“The number of deaths reported is a 300 per cent increase over the number of deaths that had been reported to the B.C. Coroners Service during the same period in previous years.” — Lisa Lapointe, B.C.’s chief coroner

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