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Schneider Electric has joined the Climate Group’s EV100 initiative, committing to the electrification of its corporate fleet   
March 13, 2020
Source: Digital Journal - Schneider Electric has joined the Climate Group’s EV100 initiative, committing to the electrification of its corporate fleet. By 2030, Schneider Electric plans to replace 14,000 vehicles in over 50 countries with electric...
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News related to 'Corporates and asset managers scrutinised as climate disclosure requirements take shape'   
March 12, 2020
Source: Edie - Available to watch on demand: edie's TCFD webinar with Landsec, Avara Foods and CDSB Experts from Avara Foods, Landsec and the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) discussed how businesses should interact with the...
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Illinois, Cook County Residents’ Exposure To Air Pollution Among Worst In U.S.   
March 12, 2020
Source: WBEZ - People of color in Illinois are more highly exposed. Reset finds out why from Dr. David Reichmuth, senior engineer in the Clean Vehicles program at the Union of Concerned Scientists. GUEST: Dr. David Reichmuth, senior engineer in...
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NM Greenhouse Legislation Introduced   
March 12, 2020
Source: Albuquerque Journal - The modestly named “Environmental Board Greenhouse Gas Rules” bill provides a framework for New Mexico’s participation in the Western Climate Initiative, a coalition of U.S. states and ...
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News related to 'Edible packaging and ocean-plastic shoes: Six of the best innovations to solve the plastics problem'   
March 12, 2020
Source: Edie - Available to watch on demand: edie's TCFD webinar with Landsec, Avara Foods and CDSB Experts from Avara Foods, Landsec and the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) discussed how businesses should interact with the...
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California Says Ride-Hailing Pollutes More than Regular Trip   
March 12, 2020
Source: Governing - “That means that for a one-mile trip, on average there’s about another 0.7 miles of driving around to deliver that trip,” said Don Anair, clean vehicles program research director for the Union of Concerned...
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Where’s The Data'   
March 12, 2020
Source: Eugene Weekly - Hmmm. A simple Google search — evidence of cap and trade economic harm — did reveal interesting data, however. According to Politifact, there are 10 states as well as the Western Climate Initiative that already have...
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Record-breaking global tree cover loss driven by agriculture   
March 12, 2020
Source: Eco-business - “We want these results to keep the attention on regions undergoing recent deforestation and see action to stop the continued conversion of forests to agriculture,” said Christy Melhart Slay, director of technical...
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The need for speed in going all-electric to lead the climate decade   
March 12, 2020
Source: Ethical Corp - The Climate Group’s Amy Davidsen warns that US auto manufacturers risk falling far behind their European competitors in driving the clean revolution Electric vehicles are crucial in addressing the global climate crisis....
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Environmentalists question if natural gas a viable solution to climate change   
March 12, 2020
Source: Carlsbad Current-Argus on MSN.com - Load Error Shareholder advocacy group As You Sow partnered with Energy Innovation to release a study titled “Natural Gas: A Bridge to Climate Breakdown” to look at the potential climate impacts of natural gas as many...
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