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Carbon dioxide levels keep rising despite industrial lockdown

1 hour ago   |   Al Jazeera

World Meteorological Organization data crush hopes lockdowns across the world would have pushed emissions to record low.
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Volkswagen's Tesla competitor won't launch in the US until 2021

Volkswagen's Tesla competitor won't launch in the US until 2021

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The first Volkswagen ID.4 's won't arrive in the United States until 2021, Automotive News reported Friday , as the automaker grapples with a European...
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Poll shows strong support for Charlie Baker re-evaluating TCI climate tax

Poll shows strong support for Charlie Baker re-evaluating TCI climate tax

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

There appears to be widespread support for Gov. Charlie Baker's desire to tap the brakes on the multi-state TCI carbon tax, a new poll shows. Gov. Charlie Baker The Mass Fiscal...
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Report: Drop In Greenhouse Gas Emissions Amid Covid-19 Pandemic Fails To Slow Climate Crisis

3 hours ago   |   Forbes   |   2 articles

Despite emissions plummeting during lockdowns, greenhouse gas levels continue to rise to record levels.
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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries BrandVoice: Traveling Toward A Hydrogen Economy Fueled By Advances In Planes, Trains And Ships

3 hours ago   |   Forbes

As an emissions-free alternative to fossil fuels, hydrogen is expected to have far-reaching impact on various modes of transportation - by land, sea and air.
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UN: COVID-19 lockdowns slashed pollutants, not CO2 levels

3 hours ago   |   ABC News

The U.N. weather agency says a slowdown in industrial activity linked to the coronavirus pandemic has cut emissions of pollutants and heat-trapping greenhouse gases, but hasn't...
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When ‘going the extra mile' becomes a problem

5 hours ago   |   Fortune

Good morning, Broadsheet readers! Republicans are divided over the RNC's leadership, women-led blockbusters head to streaming, and job descriptions make a difference in the...
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Covid-19 lockdowns have little impact as greenhouse gas concentration continues to rise - UN agency

Covid-19 lockdowns have little impact as greenhouse gas concentration continues to rise - UN agency

6 hours ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

The World Meteorological Organization has warned that CO2 concentration in the atmosphere is likely to go up in 2020 despite a reduction in global emissions due to...
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China May Have to Delay National Carbon Market Debut to 2021

7 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

China may delay the launch of its national carbon market for power companies to the first half of 2021, according to a researcher who helped the government design the emissions...
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The Secret Origins of China's 40-Year Plan to End Carbon Emissions

11 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

A veteran Communist Party bureaucrat quietly changed climate history
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President Trump aims to box in President-elect Biden on foreign policy, but it may not work

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GM recalls 5.9 million vehicles to replace Takata air bags

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