Gas Stations Face Bankruptcy As Demand Plummets

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 23:00:04 +0000

With the COVID-19 pandemic keeping many people and cars at home and the looming threat of mass bankruptcy forcing consumer demand even lower, we have to ask: are gas stations making any money

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Coronavirus, Climate, & Commercial Real Estate – Part 2/2

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 11:30:36 +0000

We foresee a softening of new commercial construction, a reduction in cosmetic renovations of existing stock, an increase in renovations focused on improving the net operating income including a strong focus on heat pumps displacing gas furnaces and existing air conditioning and an increased shift to distribution-center business models

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Politics Of Coronavirus, Climate, & Commercial Real Estate – Part 1/2

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 11:00:33 +0000

We foresee a softening of new commercial construction, a reduction in cosmetic renovations of existing stock, an increase in renovations focused on improving the net operating income including a strong focus on heat pumps displacing gas furnaces and existing air conditioning and an increased shift to distribution-center business models

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Equinor Parts Company With IPAA Over Policy Differences, Continues To Work With API & APPEA

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 20:47:18 +0000

Equinor 2019 reportNorway’s Equinor has severed its relationship with Independent Petroleum Association of America and will use its position in other industry trade groups to encourage them to align their policies with the Paris climate accords.

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Silver Linings Playbook: Coronavirus Edition

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 23:37:17 +0000

The coronavirus is serious. Many loved ones will die. We’re responding seriously. We’ll get it under control. It will take about two years of increasing and decreasing social distancing before we have widespread vaccinations that bring herd immunity. Our global ability to deal with the next pandemic will be much stronger, and we will make the world a better place in part due to our common reaction to the pandemic

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Next “Tesla Inside Out” Episode — Webinar + Q&A

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 05:17:38 +0000

With social distancing being the name of the game these days, longtime Tesla insider David Havasi and I are no longer able to jump into a Tesla and chat about Tesla together for an hour. Perhaps that’s for the best, as it gives us the opportunity to steer the “Tesla Inside Out” series into a potentially better direction

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No One Is Buying Canada’s Oil: A Preview Of The Near Future New Normal

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 02:00:12 +0000

Athabasca Alberta oil sands from spaceWhen will Canada learn? Stop throwing money at the fossil fuel industry. Let it live or die on its own with its decades of profits. Shift investment to clean technologies, technologies which are also much lower in contagion pathways for Canadians. Stop investing in the past and start investing in the future. 

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The Current & Coming Climate Crisis — Podcast With Michael Mann

Credit to Author: Winter Wilson| Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 01:39:11 +0000

In this episode of our CleanTech Talk podcast interview series, Michael Barnard, Chief Strategist of TFIE Strategy Inc. and CleanTechnica contributor, sits down to talk with Michael Mann, Distinguished Professor of Atmospheric Science and the Director of the Penn State Earth System Science Center at Pennsylvania State University, about the immediacy and importance of addressing climate change

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Why Have Carbon Dioxide Levels Shot Up More In Recent Decades Than Ever Before?

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 18:26:04 +0000

A primer on abrupt acceleration of carbon dioxide levels can be handy when we’re confronted with climate denials

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