In an exclusive interview with CBS News environmental correspondent Ben Tracy, California governor Gavin Newsom discusses the state’s plans to lead the fight on climate change.
- Miami Herald
Talk about your big boy.
A number of Elon Musk's plans sound as if they sit somewhere between brilliant and what the bad guy tells James Bond he plans to do while attempting to slowly kill the spy in some elaborate way. It's also fair to say that Musk met with a lot of resistance, perhaps even scorn, when he first went public with the idea of Boring Co. Eliminating traffic by building a tunnel system below ground and filled with self-driving Teslas seems a bit ambitious, if not entirely impractical. The visionary CEO, however, has slowly made that plan a reality, and his Las Vegas vision is only getting bigger.
The 34-year-old male victim was swimming in Lake Thonotosassa when the alligator attacked, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
- Miami Herald
The polar bear entered the tent camp and attacked the woman, Norway officials said.
- Popular Mechanics
One plant could collect 100 MW of solar radiative power to produce about nine million gallons of kerosene per year.
Changes in rainfall and weather patterns are making the Panama Canal's operation more challenging.
- The Guardian
Bill makes concessions to the fossil fuel industry as frontline community groups call on Biden to declare climate emergency
- Associated Press
Charlie Hamilton hasn't irrigated his vineyards with water from the Sacramento River since early May, even though it flows just yards from his crop. Nearby to the south, the industrial Bay Area city of Antioch has supplied its people with water from the San Joaquin River for just 32 days this year, compared to roughly 128 days by this time in a wet year. In dry winters like the one California just had, less fresh water flows down from the mountains into the Sacramento River, the state's largest.
- American City Business Journals
A side agreement to the proposed Inflation Reduction Act expedites approval for the Mountain Valley Pipeline and could, in turn, directly affect the N.C. Carbon Plan state regulators must adopt for Duke Energy Corp. by year’s end.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Arizona has more hummingbird species - including Anna's and Costa's - than any other state. These tips will help you attract them to your home.
(Bloomberg) -- Chicago’s airports, libraries and water-purification plants will soon be running on 100% clean energy thanks to a deal announced by Mayor Lori Lightfoot to shift all city-wide operations to renewable sources by 2025, making it one of the largest US metropolitans to pledge such a move. The city signed an energy supply agreement with retail electricity supplier Constellation, with an initial five-year term beginning in January 2023, the mayor’s office said Monday in a statement. The
- Insider Monkey
In this article, we discuss the 10 stocks to buy as the Senate passes the Inflation Reduction Act. If you want to read about some more stocks to buy as the Senate passes the Inflation Reduction Act, go directly to 5 Stocks to Buy as the Senate Passes Inflation Reduction Act. The United States Senate […]
- The Conversation
The U.S. Senate passed a far-reaching climate, energy and health care bill on Aug. 7, 2022, that invests an unprecedented US$370 billion in energy and climate programs over the next 10 years – including incentives to expand renewable energy and electric vehicles. Rapid and widespread adoption of electric vehicles will be essential for the United States to meet its climate goals. And the new bill, which includes a host of other health and tax-related provisions, aims to encourage people to trade
- Yahoo Finance
Carbon pricing isn't the clear winner when it comes to the clean energy transition, a new NBER working paper found.
As worldwide sales of the algae soar, the European Union wants to establish giant seaweed farms.
- Wichita Eagle
Zoo staff notified the sheriff’s office, which called the fire department to unlock the vehicle and rescue the Boston terrier, according to the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office. The dog is still in specialty boarding.
- Business Insider
No male sea turtles are being born in Florida because hotter sand from climate change is producing only females, scientist said
Sea turtles' sex is influenced by the temperature of the sand before they hatch, and the beaches in Florida have been getting hotter.
- The Telegraph
A group of elephants were pictured hanging upside down as they were hoisted by cranes into their new home in Lilongwe, Malawi.
The US senate just passed a massive $430 billion bill to fight climate change, reduce drug costs — and these stocks are buzzing because of it
Green stocks are back in the green.
- Portsmouth Herald
The actual reason for these different color phases isn’t known, but there are several plausible theories.