How to Keep US Congress in the Hands of the Only Party that Believes in Global Warming: Part 2

Credit to Author: Arthur Frederick (Fritz) Hasler| Date: Tue, 06 Sep 2022 17:40:43 +0000

US Capitol Congress Washington DC.Background: The US has essentially a two-party system. 20 years ago, both parties were respectable and believed that the democratic system was a wonderful thing that had been handed down to us by the founding fathers and those that have governed since. Both parties also believed in protecting the environment and that anthropogenic global warming […]

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Potential Bills In Congress To Rubber Stamp Fossil Fuel Permitting Would Upend Bedrock Laws & Silence Communities

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Fri, 19 Aug 2022 05:04:02 +0000

“Polluters Over People.” That’s the summary of a new bill in Congress that is immeasurably dangerous. WASHINGTON — On the heels of President Biden signing historic climate legislation, polluters are reportedly urging Congress to pass legislation that would erode U.S. action on climate and roll back a host of environmental laws. The measure(s) the House […]

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Senate KILLS the EV Tax Credit

Credit to Author: Paul Fosse| Date: Mon, 08 Aug 2022 16:15:35 +0000

Omar Qazi (@WholeMarsBlog on Twitter) has a very interesting take on the recent “Inflation Reduction Act” that is very cynical in regards to the EV tax credit. That doesn’t mean it is wrong, but it does go against my general rule of assuming people have good intentions. I’m willing to make an exception to that […]

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Landmark Deal In Congress A Great Renovation Of US Climate & Clean Energy Goals

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Tue, 02 Aug 2022 05:34:09 +0000

Vehicle to grid systemWashington has reached a far-reaching deal on clean energy and climate policy that dramatically improves the outlook for global efforts to prevent dangerous planetary warming. With $369 billion in tax tweaks and new spending, the deal would be historic, the largest and most ambitious clean energy investment in US history. Known officially as the Inflation Reduction […]

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Energy Security, Climate Change Initiatives Endure with Surprise U.S. Senate Deal

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 28 Jul 2022 15:55:54 +0000

The inclusion of an estimated $369 billion in energy security and climate change investments in a July 27–unveiled U.S. Senate budget reconciliation proposal has prompted jubilation from a range of energy sectors. Less than two weeks after negotiations on clean energy and climate provisions within the reconciliation package hit an impasse and suggested their demise, […]

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Congress holds key to ABS-CBN franchise

Credit to Author: Bernadette Tamayo| Date: Mon, 24 Feb 2020 17:33:25 +0000

CONGRESS could come up with a resolution authorizing the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) to issue a temporary permit so that ABS-CBN Corp. could continue operating if lawmakers fail to renew its franchise this year, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said on Monday. Guevarra made the point during the Senate inquiry to determine if the media giant […]

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Environmentalism & The Electric Car

Credit to Author: Robert Dee| Date: Wed, 12 Feb 2020 07:34:23 +0000

I have several acquaintances who are concerned about our present administration and Trump’s anti-environmental actions (now he’s just turned back the protection of streams and waterways, giving industry carte blanche to pollute even more). Several of those same individuals just bought new gas cars in the last year. That’s the problem! It’s not the climate deniers, however naive they may be — it’s the people who understand the danger at our door and think it’s someone else’s responsibility to fix

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10 Cool Solar Power Stories You May Have Missed

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 04 Jan 2020 22:23:12 +0000

Too much cleantech news is a good thing, but it sometimes means I need to stuff a bunch of big stories into one article. Following some roundups of autonomous driving news and battery & EV charging news, here’s one more roundup of some cool cleantech stories no one wanted to take and write full pieces about. This one is 100% focused on solar power

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