Op-Ed:  Gov. Newsom must limit Calif. fracking, oil and gas development
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Op-Ed:  Gov. Newsom must limit Calif. fracking, oil and gas development

Samuel Molina of Fresno writes that the state needs to scale back petroleum use and reduce pollution.

Adam Bandt accuses Albanese government of ‘greenwashing’ for allowing new coal and gas mines

Adam Bandt has accused Labor of “gaslighting” and “greenwashing” for allowing new coal and gas mines to offset emissions in its upgraded safeguards mechanism.

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WA property: Perth, it’s time to end your love affair with big homes

While the dream of the suburban castle remains strong the fall in family sizes, looming energy price hikes and growing concern over climate change will force builders and consumers to rethink the bigger-is-better approach.

Editorial: California electric car sales are zooming. Too bad they’re mostly Teslas

If you’re looking for a sign that California’s transition to zero-emission transportation is well underway, you’ll be encouraged by the state’s latest sales numbers for electric cars.

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Based on current trends, efforts to improve waste management may be overshadowed by the production and consumption of virgin plastic.

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Scientists identify parts of ocean suitable for seaweed cultivation and suggest it could constitute 10% of human diet to reduce impact of agriculture.

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