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First Australian scorecard of vehicle CO2 emissions reveals best and worst brands The Guardian

First Australian scorecard of vehicle CO2 emissions reveals best and worst brands | Australia news | The Guardian — Read on http://www.google.com.au/amp/s/amp.theguardian.com/australia-news/2021/apr/12/first-australian-scorecard-of-vehicle-co2-emissions-reveals-best-and-worst-brands …initiative could be further improved with adoption of the newer Worldwide Harmonized Light-duty Test Procedure (WLTP) standard that … Continue reading

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Atmospheric CO2 levels defy the pandemic to hit record high

Scientists measuring concentrations of CO2 in the atmosphere at the Mauna Loa Atmospheric Baseline Observatory have reported the highest levels on record, and ones not see on Earth in more than four million years. — Read on newatlas.com/environment/atmospheric-co2-pandemic-record-concentrations/ NOTE – … Continue reading

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Woodside’s “15 coal plants equivalent” planned Scarborough gas field, new report

Scarborough Gas Field being developed by Woodside and BHP would result in an additional pollution equal to 15 new coal-fired power plants. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/woodsides-planned-scarborough-gas-field-equivalent-to-15-new-coal-plants-report-says/

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Covid noise slips from Australia’s emissions data as Taylor inflates Gorgon role

Angus Taylor inflates Gorgon CCS role in emissions data, as reductions from renewables offset by growth in fossil fuels. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/covid-noise-slips-from-australias-emissions-data-as-taylor-inflates-gorgon-role/ Its all about trust and LNP doesn’t have any left, endless lies

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Environmentally-backwards Australia becoming an “automotive third world,” Volkswagen claims

Australia is at risk of becoming an “automotive third world,” a local spokesperson for Volkswagen has claimed. Europe, China, Japan and the USA – where the vast majority of the world’s cars are built … — Read on http://www.caradvice.com.au/935217/environmentally-backwards-australia-becoming-the-automotive-third-world-volkswagen-claims/ sick … Continue reading

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Why Aerosols Are a Deadly Climate Change Threat – Rolling Stone

Why Aerosols Are a Deadly Climate Change Threat – Rolling Stone — Read on http://www.google.com.au/amp/s/www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-features/devils-bargain-why-aerosols-pose-a-deadly-climate-change-threat-126855/amp/ as LNP governs for big foreign fossil fuel corporations, here’s explanation that warming, because of previous emissions, will continue, well past 2degC, for decades. What … Continue reading

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Exxon Carbon Emissions and Climate: Leaked Plans Reveal Rising CO2 Output

Internal projections from one of world’s largest oil producers show an increase in its enormous contribution to global warming — Read on http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-10-05/exxon-carbon-emissions-and-climate-leaked-plans-reveal-rising-co2-output – guesstimate is 17% how good is that, in context wushu washy cap in ERF?

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Supply chains generate massive carbon emissions

25 September, 2020 – When it comes to cutting carbon emissions, think global. Think multinational. Think Coca-Cola, or Total. But don’t fly. — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/supply-chains-generate-massive-carbon-emissions/

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Trump Reverses Obama Methane Rule Despite Opposition From Big Oil : NPR

The rule ends Obama-era restrictions on emissions of methane, a potent climate-warming gas. The move could make it harder to argue that natural gas is a cleaner-burning fossil fuel than coal. — Read on http://www.npr.org/2020/08/13/901863874/trumps-methane-rollback-that-big-oil-doesn-t-want

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Australia has become the world’s biggest exporter of fossil fuels

Australia has become the world’s biggest exporter of fossil fuels — Read on thenewdaily.com.au/news/2020/07/09/australia-export-fossil-fuels/amp/ “The poor performance of fossil fuel companies is probably surprising to most Australians, who are routinely told by industry and political leaders that coal is the … Continue reading

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