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Tiny new electric car beats Tesla Model 3, again, in China

New data shows China sales of the super cheap Wuling Hong Guang Mini almost doubled those of Telsa’s hugely popular Model 3 in January 2021. — Read on thedriven.io/2021/02/26/tiny-new-electric-car-beats-tesla-model-3-again-in-china/amp/ sold 25,778 models in China in January, compared to 13,843 for … Continue reading

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India’s energy policy is key to the planet’s future

18 February, 2021 − India must adopt a clean energy policy, a real industrial revolution, if the world is to slow the rising climate crisis. — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/indias-energy-policy-is-key-to-the-planets-future/

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Explainer: Six ideas to limit global warming with solar geoengineering | Carbon Brief

Scientists agree that cutting global greenhouse emissions as soon as possible will be key to tackling global warming. But some researchers are now calling for more research into measures that could be taken alongside emissions cuts, including – controversially – … Continue reading

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What Does the World After Capitalism Look Like?

What happened — and if you’re not American, and you just want to get to the actual good part, skip all this — was this. Reddit, little old Reddit, beat… the big bad hedge funds!! Amazing, right… — Read on … Continue reading

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Small may prove beautiful for the nuclear industry |

10 February, 2021 − The nuclear industry in much of the world is struggling to survive. Reverting to small reactors may be its best hope. — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/small-may-prove-beautiful-for-the-nuclear-industry/ but no good news here, just review so many delays and … Continue reading

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UNESCO link ‘helps to greenwash gas exporters’

How crazy UNESCO promotong Doha, Qatar-based Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF),Doha, Qatar-based Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF), — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/unesco-link-helps-to-greenwash-gas-exporters/

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New 30% US tax credit introduced for electric bicycle sales

New 30% US tax credit introduced for electric bicycle sales — Read on electrek.co/2021/02/09/new-e-bike-act-introduces-30-us-federal-tax-credit-for-electric-bicycle-purchases/ a nod’s as good as a wink to a blind Minister for Energy and More Emissions

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Wild flowers and bees contend with climate heat

9 February, 2021 − Many alpine flowers could soon fade out. Some bees may be buzzing off. The wild things are victims of climate heat. — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/wild-flowers-and-bees-contend-with-climate-heat/

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Oil majors BP and Total, and Australia’s Macquarie win big in UK offshore wind

UK’s Crown Estate awards leases to six new offshore wind projects, with just under 8GW going to the likes of BP and Total, and Macquarie’s Green Investment Group. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/oil-majors-bp-and-total-and-australias-macquarie-win-big-in-uk-offshore-wind/ Competition hits up for offshore wind feeding hydrogen … Continue reading

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Australia – Ranked 130th in Global Sustainability Index

Welcome to the Earth.Org Global Sustainability Index Australia, where Earth.Org examines the policies and actions regarding the environment of every nation on earth. — Read on earth.org/global_sustain/australia-ranked-130th-in-global-sustainability-index/

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