From the Archives: Blast in Sylmar water tunnel kills 17

On June 24, 1971, 17 workers were killed by a methane gas explosion in a Metropolitan Water District tunnel beneath Sylmar … Three more times, Badgley, without oxygen, tried to fight his way down …

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Tesla Self-Driving Computer … Bob Lutz Praise For Tesla Model 3 … Norway EV Disruption — #CleanTechnica Top 20

It’s time for us to share our 20 most popular articles of last week. This time around, I’ll just briefly throw down a list of my 13 favorite CleanTechnica originals from the past week first. Have a look

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India’s Most Populous State Preps EV Charging Infrastructure

India’s largest state, by population, has issued the country’s first-ever expression of interest document to gauge the mood of companies to set up a widespread electric vehicle charging infrastructure in the state

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Severe weather dangers to target northern tier of central US this week – AccuWeather.com

Severe weather dangers to target northern tier of central US this week  AccuWeather.com

The threat to lives and property from severe thunderstorms will shift focus from the central and southern Plains to the northern tier of the nation’s midsection this …

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Nuclear Power & Natural Gas Hit A Wall In US: Now What?

US offshore wind industry sneezes, knocks out nuclear power plant in New Jersey, fossil fuel power plant in Rhode Island

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America’s bipartisan climate-policy failure

(MENAFN – Gulf Times) US President Donald Trump’s anti … revolution enabled by the advent of hydraulic fracturing (or fracking). The fact is that neither major party in the United States has …

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Environmental Groups Go to Federal Court of Appeals to Protect Against Offshore Fracking

The Commission’s review will require a full public hearing process. The use of offshore fracking and acidizing in the Santa Barbara Channel poses significant risks to the sensitive marine environment. …

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Largest Tennesee Solar Landfill Project Completed By C2 Energy Capital

C2 Energy Capital recently announced the completion of the largest Tennessee solar power landfill project. The 2.7 megawatt solar power plant is located near Somerville, Tennessee. Financing and support services for the power plant, which was installed on a capped landfill, were provided by C2 Energy Capital. Candice Michalowicz, a co-founder of C2 Energy Capital, answered some questions for CleanTechnica. 

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Fracking in Ohio series: How Ohio compares to Pennsylvania for oversight of gas industry

KH: Ohio hasn’t written rules around the processing and storage, or other forms of treatment of fracking waste, is that correct? HR: You’re right. All I could see is that there are statutes …

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New use of existing technology aims to fight slave-caught seafood – National Geographic

New use of existing technology aims to fight slave-caught seafood  National Geographic

By using existing technology—satellites and AI—to monitor suspicious behavior at sea, activists are shining a spotlight on an industry that’s rife with abuses.

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