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Calif. Officials Plan To Ban Diesel Trucks Because They’re Racist

The liberal police are yelling “racist” once again, but this time it’s about trucks. According to the California Air Resources Board (CARB), clean air is racist. Pollution? Racist as well. [bold, links added] (CARB) stated that the state is considering…

Victoria cut emissions by 29.8% on 2005 levels by 2020. There is a pathway to decarbonisation by 2035 to meet 1.5C target.

The Victorian Premier, Dan Andrews, announced on 20 September that Victoria Smashes Emissions Targets. Victoria achieved a 29.8 per cent emissions cut on 2005 levels up to and including 2020. Victoria had set an Emissions Reduction Target of 15 to 20 per…

Oregon governor candidates on how they’d handle climate change – Oregon Public Broadcasting

Your browser does not support the audio element. Oregon voters are thinking a lot about climate change in this year’s election. In an August poll by the firm DHM Research, the issue was among the top five subjects likely voters…

Climate Change Could Worsen Supply Chain Turmoil – The New York Times

Chinese factories were shuttered again in late August, a frequent occurrence in a country that has imposed intermittent lockdowns to fight the coronavirus. But this time, the culprit was not the pandemic. Instead, a record-setting drought crippled economic activity across…

‘Living Lightly on the Earth’ — and in Kansas — as we adapt to a warming planet – Kansas Reflector

Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Dave Kendall served as producer and host of the “Sunflower Journeys” series…

California Approves a Wave of Aggressive New Climate Measures – The New York Times

California took some of its most aggressive steps yet to fight global warming as lawmakers passed a flurry of new climate bills late Wednesday, including a record $54 billion in climate spending, a measure to prevent the state’s last nuclear…

Communism Lite: Polish Citizens Queue For Days To Buy Coal Before Winter

In Poland’s late summer heat, dozens of cars and trucks line up at the Lubelski Wegiel Bogdanka coal mine, as householders fearful of winter shortages wait for days and nights to stock up on heating fuel in queues reminiscent of…

Scientists say new climate law is likely to reduce warming – Oregon Public Broadcasting

Massive incentives for clean energy in the U.S. law signed on Tuesday by President Joe Biden should reduce future global warming “not a lot, but not insignificantly either,” according to a climate scientist who led an independent analysis of the…

Switzerland’s Brilliant Plan For Underground Cargo Delivery Tunnels to Reduce Traffic is Now Underway

The dream of a new and ambitious mode of freight transportation just took a big leap towards reality in Switzerland. On August 1st, planning stages commenced to build an automated tunnel network that would ship cargo in shipping pods on a self-charging rail system. Cargo Sous Terrain (CST), or ‘Underground Cargo,’ will begin with a […]

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3-Foot Giant Tortoise Saved From Train Tracks Thanks to Determined Woman Who Spotted the Escapee

Train services bound for Cambridge, England, were halted to rescue a giant tortoise that had strayed onto the tracks. Clyde the tortoise was spotted walking the rail line, but the report was initially not taken seriously by railway workers. After a passenger spotted the animal on a track northeast of Thetford, in Norfolk, she immediately […]

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