Jul 262016
 

CRJ1000-modified-for-electric-powered-flight

In this clean energy and transport news roundup, we’ve got news about a PHEV aircraft concept, geothermal desalination, flaming electric motorcycle batteries, electric buses at the DNC, a Tesla driver who calls out Elon Musk, solar trees, and more. [CleanTechnica isn’t the only Important Media site to cover clean energy & transport news, and if [&hellip

Clean Energy & Transport News Roundup (PHEV Aircraft, Solar Trees, Gigafactory, Tesla Lab Rats) was originally published on CleanTechnica.

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Jul 262016
 

Officials in Saskatchewan are preparing a city of more than 35,000 people to treat storm pond water as a backup as oil from a pipeline leak makes its way along a major river in the province. Sam Ferris with Saskatchewan’s water security agency said …
oil leak – BingNews

Jul 252016
 

Telegraph.co.uk
Mont Blanc ice cores will be sent to Antarctica to preserve climate record
Telegraph.co.uk
Samples of ice from Mont Blanc are to be sent to Antarctica where they will be preserved for future research because glaciers in the French Alps are melting at an accelerating rate. Future generations of scientists will be able to study climate change

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Jul 252016
 

sonnenpro

Shortly after announcing a new residential energy storage product, Sonnen did it again with a commercial one — the sonnenBatterie pro. The system ranges from 18 kW / 24 kWh up to 90 kW / 240 kWh. It employs Ideal Power’s 30 kW Power Conversion System. An Ideal Power inverter is included, as is energy [&hellip

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Jul 252016
 

Three birds drenched in oil have been brought in for treatment at an animal shelter near the site of a pipeline leak that spilled 200,000 litres of oil and chemicals into the North Saskatchewan River on Thursday. One of the birds, a sparrow, died.
oil leak – BingNews

Jul 242016
 

Attorney General Andy Beshear’s decision not to pursue criminal charges in the illegal dumping of radioactive fracking sludge in a solid-waste landfill in Estill County is disappointing. Beshear did recommend pursuing civil damages and penalties “to …
fracking wastewater – BingNews

Jul 242016
 

Grist
Don't be fooled by a cooling Antarctica — warming is winning out
Grist
For most of the latter half of the 20th century, the Antarctic Peninsula was one of the fastest-warming places on the planet, with serious repercussions for the local environment, including the spectacular disintegration of a millennia-old ice shelf
Cooling back of Antarctica does not surprise environmentalistsThe TeCake
As the World Warms, Antarctica CoolsLive Trading News
Thanks to natural forces, Antarctic temperature falls! But it's temporaryZee News
Houston Chronicle –Northwest Arkansas News
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Jul 242016
 

first_IC

Pop quiz: You arrive at the annual church picnic in your brand new Tesla. You park amidst a variety of gasoline, hybrid, and plug-in hybrid vehicles. Having the only pure electric vehicle at the event, you are soon surrounded by a crowd of gawkers, cooing and praising your beautiful automobile. A voice in the crowd [&hellip

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Jul 232016
 

Gizmodo
The History of Antarctica Is Actually a Really Fun Tale About Dinosaurs, Penguins, and Warm Weather
Gizmodo
Antarctica isn't exactly a place I want to know more about. I mean, it's cold, it's dark, and it's probably not meant for human life. Turns out, as always, I'm wrong. The history of Antarctica is fascinating. Kyle Sullivan weaves a really entertaining

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