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Female-founded Edinburgh startup Reath grabs funding to achieve circular economy

20 days ago   |   UKTN

In response to the escalating climate change and plastic pollution crises, Edinburgh-based Reath creates a digital infrastructure for reusable packaging. Now, the company has...
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Coal mining is the most carbon-intensive fossil fuel produced. How hard is it to transition from coal to meet sustainability goals?

Coal mining is the most carbon-intensive fossil fuel produced. How hard is it to transition from coal to meet sustainability goals?

21 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement There's a growing divestment movement among investors , including large institutions, to sell off their fossil-fuel assets from businesses and industries...
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Report: Oil companies are burning off natural gas - and leaving regulators in the dark

28 days ago   |   Grist

Billions of cubic feet of natural gas are burned off in U.S. oil and gas fields every year, wasting the fossil fuel and emitting greenhouse gases without actually generating...
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After climate court victories comes the problem of enforcement

29 days ago   |   Energy Voice

Marjan Minnesma cheered along with her fellow climate activists in May when a judge ordered Royal Dutch Shell Plc to drastically slash its carbon-dioxide emissions. It was the...
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UK government to ‘kickstart' low-carbon hydrogen economy, with payments to big polluters to slash emissions

30 days ago   |   The Independent

New strategy comes as academics warn politicians are ‘placing expensive bets on blue hydrogen', which may cause more pollution than existing fossil fuels
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Securing Property Rights

1 month ago   |   Harvard

A. Patrick Behrer, Edward L. Glaeser, Giacomo A. M. Ponzetto, and Andrei Shleifer. 2021. “ Securing Property Rights .” Journal of Political Economy, 129, 4. Publisher's Version...
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EXPLAINER: The impact of Joe Biden's new fuel economy rules

1 month ago   |   The Independent

President Joe Biden wants to erase Donald Trump's rollback of automobile pollution and fuel economy standards
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Biden seeks to boost fuel economy to thwart Trump rollback

1 month ago   |   The Independent

The Biden administration wants automakers to raise gas mileage and cut tailpipe pollution between now and model year 2026
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