First-of-its-kind regional program could give states another tool to manage emissions.
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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Monday rejected an Obama-era plan to make automobiles more fuel efficient in a win for car and oil companies and the latest move by the Trump administration to roll back environmental regulations.
Only 6,700 cheetahs remain in the wild.
Although lithium is plentiful, the problem is ensuring there is enough capacity to process it.
First step: a "zero emission zone" in central London by 2025,
The companies are working on sustainable plastics made from parts of the agave plant not used to make liquor.
One investigation into emissions testing irregularities is winding down. Another is just getting underway.
The common wisdom that moving away from dirty fossil fuels will take ages is flat-out wrong, says professor Benjamin Sovacool.
Chevrolet is the only automaker to be awarded by EPA for emissions-reduction efforts in 2015.
It looks like Chrysler is going a little further with its eco-friendly ways than merely selling Fiat 500 EVs. The US automaker recognized 30 US dealerships for their eco-friendly ways, giving out awards for its second-annual Dealer Environmentally Conscious Operations (ECO) Program to 30 Chrysler dealers in 21 states.
When it comes to the environmental impact of producing electricity, Renault is probably hoping that things haven't changed too much over the past 21 months. That's because we're just now getting to see some numbers that the company was using almost two years ago.
Hybrid and plug-in vehicle drivers overly satisfied with what they think is their great effect on the environment may want to get a look at a recent and quite long report released by the US Environmental Protection Agency (written by Abt Associates) about the overall effects of lithium-ion battery production and use.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg drove up to the news conference in Rockefeller Center that introduced the first-ever all-electric NYC taxi in the back seat of - you guessed it – an EV taxi. Nissan and NYC chose Earth Day, today, to launch a zero-emission taxi fleet.
Think of it as a "do as we say, not as we do" scenario.
The company may be best known for tire-melting Hemi engines, but at least some of its dealerships are showing some love for the environment.