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California Passes World’s First Clean Trucks Rule

California Passes World’s First Clean Trucks Rule

California passes rule for more zero-emissions trucks

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Eating Well Without Destroying the Climate

Posted by on November 29, 2019 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
Eating Well Without Destroying the Climate

Perhaps the biggest climate decision around food that most of us will make is the choice of proteins. Red meats like beef and lamb have a dramatically higher carbon footprint than plant-based options such as beans or tofu. For an equal supply of protein, beef produces 20-25 times as much greenhouse gas emissions on average as beans, and about 12 times as much as tofu. #ecofriendly

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Study Finds Holding Governments and Corporations Legally Accountable for Climate Crisis ‘Has Become a Global Phenomenon’

Posted by on July 5, 2019 in Climate Change, Environment with 0 Comments
Study Finds Holding Governments and Corporations Legally Accountable for Climate Crisis ‘Has Become a Global Phenomenon’

An analysis published Thursday details how lawsuits that aim to push governments to more ambitiously the address climate emergency and make polluting corporations pay for the damage caused by their sizable contributions to the global warming are growing in popularity around the world. #climateaction

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Third U.S. City Goes 100% Renewable

Posted by on September 8, 2015 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 2 Comments
Third U.S. City Goes 100%  Renewable

The city’s “100 percent” goal is just one component of its larger strategy to reduce both operational and community-wide greenhouse gas emissions 30 percent below 2004 levels by 2020 and 80 percent below 2004 levels by 2050.

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