It’s Just Got To Be BEV

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 16:30:19 +0000

Only 100% battery electric vehicles (BEVs) have the potential to create the deep cuts in greenhouse gas emissions in the transport sector that the world needs to avoid catastrophic climate change. BEVs will become more efficacious as the grid gets greener around the globe. But what about hybrids, hydrogen fuel cells, biofuels, and electrofuels? Hybrids […]

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Governor Newsom Takes Action to Phase Out Oil Extraction in California (… Eventually)

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 25 Apr 2021 22:04:56 +0000

California will work to end oil extraction as part of nation-leading effort to achieve carbon neutrality. Action will halt issuance of fracking permits by 2024.

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3 Ways To Solve The Obscurity Of Net-Zero Emissions Targets

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 23:21:54 +0000

Net-zero emissions targets are all the rage, and typically this is a good thing, but in many cases, they are obscure. Some researchers who published a recent article in Nature took notice of this and presented three solutions to help make these targets seem less vague. First, a short recap of the article. When the […]

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Nevada’s Clean Cars Program Will Be A Big Win For Nevadans

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 03:46:48 +0000

By Simon Mui Nevada’s efforts to adopt a Clean Cars Nevada program will win big, according to an independent consultant report released today by Shulock Consulting. The report shows that the program will lead to a jackpot of savings to new vehicle owners, avoid millions of tons of climate pollution annually, and help improve public health through reductions in […]

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Maritime Legislation To Cut Ship Emissions

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 22 Nov 2020 04:40:35 +0000

Draft amendments to the MARPOL convention would require ships to combine a technical and an operational approach to reduce their carbon intensity

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Applying the Pareto Principle to Benefit the Planet: Conversion of Commercial Transportation to Reduce Effects of Climate Change

Credit to Author: Sponsored Content| Date: Sun, 13 Sep 2020 12:20:58 +0000

Applying the Pareto Principle to Benefit the Planet: in the US, the transportation sector is at the top of a list of polluters inclusive of agriculture, industry, commercial, residential and electricity. Within transportation itself, it’s the light-duty, medium- and heavy-duty vehicles that are responsible for 82% of GHG, while the others combined contribute just 18%.

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