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Shift to net zero goals underway, analysis finds

1 day ago   |   Energy Voice

Almost half the world's economic output is generated in areas where there are now moves to cut carbon emissions to net zero by 2050, analysis suggests. The analysis finds more...
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BP beefs up carbon capture team in bid to meet climate goals

5 days ago   |   Energy Voice

BP Plc is expanding its team working on carbon capture and storage projects as part of its ambition to zero out net greenhouse-gas emissions by 2050. The oil major has added...
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Inside Louisiana's horrifying 'Cancer Alley,' an 85-mile stretch of pollution and environmental racism

Inside Louisiana's horrifying 'Cancer Alley,' an 85-mile stretch of pollution and environmental racism

7 days ago   |   Business Insider

"Cancer Alley" is an 85 mile-long stretch of the Mississippi river lined with oil refineries and petrochemical plants, between New Orleans and Baton Rouge. People living in the...
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Fossil fuel pollution behind 4m premature deaths a year - study

7 days ago   |   The Guardian

Burning gas, coal and oil costs global economy $8bn a day and particularly harms children Air pollution from burning fossil fuels is responsible for more than 4m premature...
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Energy emissions stay flat as rich nations kick coal habit

7 days ago   |   Energy Voice

Global emissions from energy held steady in 2019 for the first time in three years. But the restraint all came from the U.S. and Europe as developing countries boosted use of...
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The government must invest in cycling. Here's how to do it

8 days ago   |   The Guardian

Co-chair of all-party parliamentary group on cycling and walking sets out a manifesto for active travel The all-party parliamentary group for cycling and walking has, in...
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UK firms prepare for UK Gov decision on $1bn carbon-cutting infrastructure

12 days ago   |   Energy Voice

British companies are preparing for the UK government to decide how to spend more than $1 billion on infrastructure capable of capturing and burying millions of metric tons of...
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Astroboffins may have raged at Elon's emissions staining the sky, but all those satellites will be more boon than bother

13 days ago   |   The Register

Leap in space tech is about to democratise the cosmos Column Industrial revolutions bring three things - social upheaval, economic explosions and massive pollution. We haven't...
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Lack of supply delaying switch to electric vehicles, say leading global businesses

Lack of supply delaying switch to electric vehicles, say leading global businesses

13 days ago   |   Climate Group   |   2 articles

Global businesses are charging ahead on EVs, but cite a lack of supply from automakers as the top barrier to switching their fleet; The Climate Group calls on automakers to...
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‘We gave up our corporate careers to become climate-change activists'

‘We gave up our corporate careers to become climate-change activists'

14 days ago   |   Marie Claire

Pippi Durie and Amy Luck share their stories of quitting their city jobs and devoting themselves to environmental passion projects - and urge us to follow their new...
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Hackers stuck a 2-inch strip of tape on a 35mph speed sign and successfully...

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Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich declared himself a 'Trumpocrat' after...

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