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cosmosmagazine.com

Gulf Stream a blender not a barrier

A close-up of the big picture of ocean mixing.
Shell's new petrochemical complex in southwestern Pennsylvania
Shell's new petrochemical complex in southwestern Pennsylvania. Photos by Nate Smallwood for Environmental Health News and Sierra Magazine

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Pennsylvania becomes the newest sacrifice zone for America’s plastic addiction.

Pennsylvania has become the newest sacrifice zone for America’s plastic addiction.

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It’s common to charge electric vehicles at night. That will be a problem.

It’s common to charge electric vehicles at night. That will be a problem.

As EV owners plug in their cars, there is a looming problem: pressures on the electricity grid if most drivers continue to charge their electric cars at night.
Kaine says Mountain Valley Pipeline provision in Manchin bill 'could open the door to serious abuse and even corruption'
www.virginiamercury.com

Kaine says Mountain Valley Pipeline provision in Manchin bill 'could open the door to serious abuse and even corruption'

In a floor speech Thursday, Kaine sharply criticized a provision of a permitting reform bill that would force completion of Mountain Valley Pipeline.
World Bank president declines calls to step down over climate views
www.axios.com

World Bank president declines calls to step down over climate views

“It was a poorly chosen line, I regret that, because we as an organization are using the science every day."
Desalinating seawater sounds easy, but there are cheaper and more sustainable ways to meet people's water needs
theconversation.com

Desalinating seawater sounds easy, but there are cheaper and more sustainable ways to meet people's water needs

Nearly 97% of the world’s water is in the oceans, but desalination is no magic bullet for water-stressed coastal cities.
The hydrogen money is here, just in time for the hype
www.post-gazette.com

The hydrogen money is here, just in time for the hype

In a conference filled to the brim with announcements, the U.S. Department of Energy used the occasion of the Global Clean Energy Action Forum in Pittsburgh to start the race for $7 billion in hydrogen funding.

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