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Subsidizing electric vehicles inefficient way to reduce CO2 emissions: study

Yet another supposedly ‘climate-friendly’ policy gets called into question as Phys.org reports. ‘Costs a fortune’ and ‘has little effect’ are two of the criticisms. 318 more words

Energy Policy

Regulators Fail To Impose Emissions Cap On Bay Area Oil Refineries

RICHMOND (KPIX 5) — Bay Area air quality regulators wanted to impose emission limits on refineries.

But the plan would have let some refineries pump 25 percent more emissions into the air than they currently do. 759 more words


My Personal Paris

The U.S. government will not save us from climate change.  The signs have been apparent long before Donald Trump took the oath of office and handed over the U.S. 554 more words

Crit'Air vehicle vignette

Since January 22 2017, ALL vehicles entering Paris or other major cities in France, must display a Crit’Air sticker, detailing the environmental pollutant classification of the vehicle. 58 more words


Yorkshire fracking company receives official warning over incorrect emissions data

The shale gas company preparing to frack in North Yorkshire breached one of its environmental permits by failing to publish correct emissions data, it has emerged. 743 more words


Study: Tesla car battery production releases as much CO2 as 8 years of driving on petrol

From NyTeknik:

Huge hopes tied to electric cars as the solution to automotive climate problem. But the electric car batteries are eco-villains in the production. 382 more words