BMW admits it misled on emissions

The seemingly never-ending diesel scandal.....

FRANKFURT (AFP-Jiji) — German high-end carmaker BMW has admitted to authorities that it built software that misleads regulatory emissions tests into some models, potentially staining the auto giant’s clean image, Der Spiegel magazine reported Friday.
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Mote Marine scientists observe lab-grown coral spawning in the wild

Days after scientists with Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium showed that lab-grown coral was gravid, they document its spawning in the wild.

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Bill McKibben: The world has reached decision time on the climate crisis

In 2020, biology, history, and physics are making the choice between transformation or disintegration clearer than ever.
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With coal in crisis, will Virginia be saddled with millions in mine cleanup costs?

As the COVID-19 pandemic accelerates King Coal’s decline, Virginia could be on the hook for millions in cleanup costs if an anticipated wave of bankruptcies destabilizes its bond pool system for managing the risks of company failures.
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Arctic mine signs giant copper contract with a green touch

Nussir aims at becoming the world's first fully electrified underground mine, with zero emission of CO2.

Hunger strike ends, but old growth battle just beginning, say protesters

Lack of response from government led Nanaimo duo to give up fast after two weeks.

Joe Sacco shows what’s been taken from the North — and what remains

In ‘Paying the Land,’ the renowned artist and journalist brings the words of the Dene people to an international audience.

Paper maze and lack of transparency cloak investment in companies involved in Amazon deforestation

While individual investors have no idea where their money is applied, large finance firms camouflage participation in companies that foment tree-cutting in the Amazon.