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A Clean-Car Boom

Published: 
Tue, 08/13/2013 - 9:10am
Category: 
Transportation

In a welcome development for the planet, the cars on American streets are becoming much more climate-friendly much sooner than many had expected.

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An EV in Every Garage

Published: 
Sat, 08/17/2013 - 12:24pm
Category: 
Transportation

Four years ago, the number of electric vehicles on California roads was pretty close to zero.  At the end of this year, it will be about 50,000.  

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China’s Plan to Curb Air Pollution Sets Limits on Coal Use and Vehicles

Published: 
Fri, 09/13/2013 - 8:14am
Category: 
Energy

The Chinese government announced an ambitious plan on Thursday to curb air pollution across the nation, including setting some limits on burning coal and taking high-polluting vehicles off the roads to ensure a drop in the concentration of particulate matter in cities.

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Christmas Lights Make Slippers In Global 'Junkyard' Economy

Published: 
Tue, 11/19/2013 - 9:35pm
Category: 
Waste

When you think of recycling, you probably think of cans, plastic bottles and newspapers. Well, think a little bigger.

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Santa Monica Bets on Electric Cars, but Consumers Are Slow to Switch

Published: 
Sat, 09/21/2013 - 8:42pm
Category: 
Transportation

It would seem to be a good time to own an electric car in Santa Monica.