President Trump and Congressional Republicans have spent over a year accusing Joe Biden's son of a range of improprieties, So why are the attacks on Hunter Biden amounting to, in President Trump’s words, a big “nothingburger?”
According to a report by S&P Global Ratings, the decrease in economic activity brought about by the pandemic has resulted in a substantial decrease of global greenhouse gas emissions, although not nearly enough compared with what would be needed to meet targets under the Paris climate accord.
Electric Vehicles are making headlines again as a new executive order from California Governor Gavin Newsom seeks to phase out the use of gas-powered cars in the state by only allowing the sale of zero-emissions passenger cars and trucks by 2035.
If everything goes according to plan next week, Thomas Healy, 28, will become America’s youngest self-made billionaire when the company he founded, Austin-based heavy-duty electric truck company Hyliion, merges with publicly traded Tortoise Acquisition Corp.
The sharpest criticism of California’s policies on EVs and climate isn’t coming from Republicans or the oil and gas sector. Instead, it’s coming from a Black Democrat, Assemblyman Jim Cooper, who represents a district that’s about a five-minute drive south of the capitol building in Sacramento.
The development of sophisticated continuous monitoring equipment, and the resultant decrease in cost of that equipment, is giving operators the ability to survey the air quality across entire oil fields, pinpointing the locations of any leaks that do occur.
The Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline linking Russia to Germany in order to sell Russian gas to the rest of Europe has been complicated by the poisoning of Russian opposition leader Aleksei Navalny. That doesn’t mean it won’t be completed.
It’s the single-most aggressive such action ever taken to fight carbon pollution that’s fueling higher temperatures and wildfires in California and persistent air-quality problems from automotive exhaust.