• It’s All Over: Hong Kong Pulls The Plug On Electric Cars Incentives

    • Date: 06/02/18
    • Capital.com

    Tesla’s sales in Hong Kong plunged during much of 2017 after the local government cut tax incentives for electric vehicles. Data from Hong Kong´s Transport Department shows Tesla sales fell to just 32 between April and December 2017, a dramatic decline from the near 2,000 sales notched up over the same period of 2016. The […]

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  • Trump Makes American Energy Dominance Key Priority

    • Date: 31/01/18

    President Trump on Tuesday night celebrated his administration’s success in implementing its “energy dominance” agenda. “We have ended the war on American energy, and we have ended the war on beautiful clean coal,” Trump declared during his first State of the Union address. “We are now proudly an exporter of energy to the world.” The […]

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  • U.S. Wind Farm Under Criminal Investigation For Bat And Eagle Death

    • Date: 29/01/18
    • Tony Davis, Arizona Daily Star

    Southern Arizona’s only wind-energy farm is under a federal criminal investigation because its turbines killed an endangered bat and a federally protected golden eagle, law enforcement officials say. An endangered lesser long-nosed bat was among an estimated 2,606 bats killed in turbines at the Willcox-area Red Horse Wind 2 project in its first year, a […]

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  • Big Green NGO Readies Dozens Of Lawsuits Against Trump EPA

    • Date: 29/01/18
    • John Siciliano, Washington Examiner

    The president of a major environmental group says there is only one “antidote” for President Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency, which is the federal court system and an endless stream of lawsuits. “It’s a new year, but EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt wants to roll back the clock on environmental protections and drag us back decades,” said […]

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  • Green Myth Exposed: China’s CO2 Emissions Jumped By 4% Last Year

    • Date: 26/01/18
    • The New York Times

    “The widely reported flattening of China’s emissions while economic growth continued apace was misleading. Emissions had flattened because of the slowed economy.” DAVOS — Chinese President Xi Jinping galvanised supporters of the climate-change fight last year when he told an audience at the World Economic Forum that the effort “is a responsibility we must assume […]

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  • New E.U. Emissions Targets Will Cost Germany a Trillion Euros

    • Date: 26/01/18
    • Futurism

    Germany will have to spend more than 1 trillion euros ($1.2 trillion) to meet the EU’s 2050 climate target It was only last week that we reported on the European Union’s decision to raise its renewable energy targets from 27 percent to 35 percent. The adjusted targets will impact several member states, including Germany, which elected to […]

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  • Green Flop: Germany Will Have To Pay For Missing EU Emissions Targets

    • Date: 24/01/18
    • The Wall Street Journal

    BERLIN—Germany is missing its European climate targets and will have to pay for rights to emit greenhouse gases due to polluting vehicles, farms and buildings, the government said Wednesday, an embarrassing admission for Chancellor Angela Merkel who had once put energy transformation at the forefront of her policies. Germany will have to purchase greenhouse gas […]

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  • Pentagon: Global Warming No Longer A National Security Threat

    • Date: 20/01/18
    • Michael Bastasch, Daily Caller

    The Pentagon released a National Defense Strategy that for the first time in more than a decade does not mention manmade global warming as a security threat. An 11-page summary of the new National Defense Strategy makes no mention of “global warming” or “climate change,” according to a keyword search by the Huffington Post. The document reflects […]

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