The Climate Alarms Are Blaring — Are People Not Hearing Them? 

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 01:32:57 +0000

As the fires on the US West Coast grow more intense, and as thousands flee their homes, one has to wonder — are we unable to perceive the climate’s warning signs or are we, as a species, truly this parasitic

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The Various Ways The Trump Administration Has Supported Oil & Gas Industry While Trashing Tesla’s Mission

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 01:07:05 +0000

I recently wrote this article that highlighted one written by Micheal E. Mann, who pointed out how President Trump is a threat to the planet. That article, in a nutshell, cited several others that pointed out the damage Trump has caused to the environment through his executive orders and dismantling of the EPA. When Mann (and I, by agreeing with him) said “Threat to the planet,” we were not talking about wars or Trump’s radicalization of the extreme far-right

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NRDC & Partners Go To Court On EPA’s Methane Surrender

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 23:22:53 +0000

As enormous fires engulf the West and hurricanes pummel the South, Andrew Wheeler, the former oil and gas lobbyist running Trump’s U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, has taken another step to let climate-polluting industries off scot-free

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Living With A Tesla Is Like Living In The Future

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 03:51:07 +0000

This revelation hit me at different times in different ways, but the headline above struck me today and inspired this short piece. There are several ways that living with a Tesla makes you feel like you’re living in the future. I’m sure I’ll miss some here, but the ones below stand out to me

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California Relies on Incarcerated Women to Fight Wildfires. Then it Abandons Them.

Credit to Author: Lauren Kaori Gurley| Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 19:11:45 GMT

The state’s desperate pleas for firefighters overlooks the fact that institutional barriers are preventing thousands of formerly incarcerated women and people of color with firefighting experience from working as full-time professional firefighters.

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Scientific American Endorses A Presidential Candidate For First Time In Its 175 Year History

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 13:29:18 +0000

Scientific American is America’s oldest continuously published magazine. For 175 years, it has provided its readers with news and information about the world of science but never allowed itself to stray into the the parallel universe known as politics. But the current political situation in America — which sees the entire US government overthrown by [&hellip

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Minnesota Clean Cars Will Save Money & Cut Pollution, New Study Shows

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 00:22:32 +0000

An independent consultant report released today confirmed that Minnesota’s efforts to adopt a clean cars program will significantly cut air pollution, benefit public health, and save consumers money. Governor Tim Walz directed the

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Large-Scale Virtual Power Purchase Agreement to Cover 100% of Henkel’s Electricity Demand in the US

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 16:33:50 +0000

Henkel accelerates climate action and renewable energy usage with plan to generate 100% of electricity needs with virtual wind power purchase

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World’s Largest Clean Energy Accelerator Enters USA

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 16:06:53 +0000

EIT InnoEnergy, “the world’s largest sustainable energy engine,” is entering the United States, via Boston. EIT InnoEnergy is headquartered in Europe, where it “helps entrepreneurs develop their innovations and reduce time to market by providing direct access to 500+ industrial partners in EIT InnoEnergy’s ecosystem.”

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