Doctor Checkup: 10 Auto Companies With Largest Market Cap

I recently published an article about Tesla passing up Daimler in market cap/valuation. Some readers were disappointed that Toyota was included in the chart and wasn’t mentioned. Honda and Nissan weren’t included either. So, here’s the full list of the 10 top automakers by market cap

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Trump’s policies aren’t actually fueling a fracking boom

BB — The drilling and fracking boom resulted in a glut of natural gas flooding … in part because they are closer to the Gulf Coast refineries that purchase their crude. Meanwhile, North Dakota, once …

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Malaysia’s Dec 1 – 10 palm oil exports fall 0.8 pct -ITS

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 10 (Reuters) – Exports of Malaysian palm oil products for December 1 – 10 fell 0.8 percent to 308,207 tonnes from 310,592 tonnes shipped during November 1 – 10, cargo surveyor Intert…

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Coast Guard responds to crude oil leak in Rattlesnake Bayou

Coast Guard, state and federal agencies are responding to an oil leak south of New Orleans near Port Sulphur in the Rattlesnake Bayou, according to a Coast Guard news release. Four response boats and …

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CleanTechnica Survey Respondents Love E-Bikes & Have Money: Part 2

Riese and Muller cargo e-bike image courtesy Riese and MullerA 41% preference for electric bikes vs the 27% preference for electric motorcycles among the audience of mostly older, wealthier, male North Americans looks rather stunning

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A push to make fracking waste water usable in agriculture — and even for drinking

Fracking requires a huge amount of water, a major concern in dry Western states that otherwise welcome the practice. But New Mexico thinks it can mitigate that problem by pushing oil companies to trea…

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Can 2018’s extreme weather persuade skeptics that the climate is changing? – The Washington Post

Can 2018’s extreme weather persuade skeptics that the climate is changing?  The Washington Post

Monstrous weather events have crowded 2018. While many coastal residents in the East were still recovering from Hurricanes Florence and Michael, raging …

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The City Of Medford To Save $11,000 Per Year With New Rooftop Solar System

The northern city of Medford, Massachusetts partnered with Solect Energy to install a 235 kilowatt (kW) rooftop solar system on the roof of its new Department of Public Works (DPW) building. The new system is comprised of 588 LG solar modules and is expected to cover 100% of the electricity usage over an average year, producing about 300,000 kilowatt-hours per year

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“Earth 2100?” –96% of Ocean Life ‘Gasping for Oxygen’ During Great Dying

The state of the planet in the late Permian—increasing greenhouse gases in the atmosphere that create warmer temperatures on Earth—is similar to today says oceanographer Justin Penn, at the …

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Envision Energy Says EV Battery Cell Costs Will Fall Below $50/kWh By 2025

EV battery cellLei Zhang, CEO of Envision Energy, shocked the Stanford Global Energy Forum when he predicted EV battery cell costs would fall to less than $ 100 per kWh within 2 years. Then he went even further.

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