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Governor demands airlines, fuel companies address Reno shortage

10 days ago   |   Review Journal

State and federal lawmakers say they're investigating a possible shortage of jet fuel that could delay cargo delivery and passenger travel at Reno-Tahoe International Airport.
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A former deputy secretary of the Treasury thinks fiscal policy can be rewritten to combat the climate crisis - here's how

10 days ago   |   Business Insider

Amazon said in June 202 that its carbon footprint rose 15% over the previous year, even as it launched initiatives to reduce its harm on the environment. Associated Press Paul...
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Stocks Hit Record Highs As Dow Closes At 35,000

11 days ago   |   Forbes   |   2 articles

Tech giants led the rally while banks, energy and travel all lagged in the market.
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A Record Decline In Carbon Emissions

11 days ago   |   Forbes

2020 saw a record decline in global energy consumption and carbon dioxide emissions.
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A Dutch Court Fires A Warning Shot Across The Bow Of U.S. Enterprise

11 days ago   |   Forbes

The Hague District Court has ordered Royal Dutch Shell to reduce its carbon emissions by 45 percent by 2030, regardless of the financial consequences. This ruling under tort...
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What's Happening? Global Emissions Are Still Rising

11 days ago   |   Forbes

Global electricity demand will increase almost 10% by 2022, and half of this will be fossil fuel, particularly new coal in the developing world. Nuclear will grow by only 2%...
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FirstEnergy to pay $230M in settlement in Ohio bribery case

12 days ago   |   Star Tribune

The energy giant at the center of a $60 million bribery scheme in Ohio admitted Thursday to new details of its role in the conspiracy as part of a settlement with federal...
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Southeast Asian Tycoons Step Up Investments In Renewable Energy Projects Across Indonesia, Vietnam

13 days ago   |   Forbes

AC Energy-controlled by Philippine billionaire Jaime Zobel de Ayala's Ayala Corp.-and Singapore-based Sunseap Group are investing over $2.4 billion in separate renewable energy...
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Elon Musk says Tesla caused two-thirds of his personal and professional pain

13 days ago   |   CNBC

Musk also acknowledged that Tesla is still not manufacturing its custom-designed 4680 cells for commercial use in electric cars or energy storage systems yet.
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Jeff Bezos vows to fight climate change, but space tourism could do more harm, critics say

13 days ago   |   NY Times

Mr. Bezos says space tourism is a first step toward moving people into space to avert an energy crisis on Earth.
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