Malaysia palm oil June end-stocks fall as exports surge 25%

Malaysia’s palm oil inventories fell 6.3% at end-June from a month earlier as a leap in exports amid an easing of coronavirus curbs outpaced a surprise jump in production, official data showed on …

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Grand jury blasts fracking oversight | Editorial

The report characterizes a powerful industry whose favored nation status among lawmakers led to a regulatory department unequipped to provide the regulation needed to ensure safety.

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Ex-Ford CEO Called It On Tesla [TSLA]: “I Think The Stock Is Heading Higher”

Former Ford CEO Mark Fields recently shared what he thought of Tesla’s growth on CNBC. Currently, Fields is a senior advisor of TPG Capital, and he joined “Closing Bell” to share his thought’s on Tesla’s growth and what he thinks the future of the company would look like, including some thoughts on the stock

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Climate Crisis: Fracking Pioneer Goes Bankrupt, Pipelines Get Big Legal Win

Fracking pioneer Chesapeake Energy goes bankrupt with industry-wide reverberations, and a trio of pipelines take legal hits as the industry scores a huge legal win.

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Rivian Reaps $2.5 Billion In Latest Funding Round As EV Investments Soar

Rivian has secured another $ 2.5 billion to help it get production of its electric vehicles started. It seems everybody wants to get in on the electric car game now that Tesla has blazed the trail.

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Extreme Weather 2020: Tropical Storm Fay Bringing Weekend Of Heavy Rain, Gusts To Northeastern US – International Business Times

  1. Extreme Weather 2020: Tropical Storm Fay Bringing Weekend Of Heavy Rain, Gusts To Northeastern US  International Business Times
  2. Tropical system likely to bring heavy rain, wind along East Coast; severe weather impacts Midwest  Fox News
  3. Tropical Storm Fay deluges Mid-Atlantic coast, eyeing New York City with flooding, tornado risk  Washington Post
  4. Tropical Storm Fay develops, Canadian impacts outlined, here  The Weather Network
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‘Poor Man’s Oil’ Image Is Ruining Sales in Top Palm Market

As the highest ranks of the world’s palm oil industry gathered in a virtual conference last month, it became clear they were anxious about the same issue: The oil has a severe image problem in …

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Lyft or Uber Electric Car Cuts 3× More Pollution than Your Electric Car

A study published yesterday by researchers at the University of California, Davis, reminds us all why Lyft and Uber drivers should electrify faster than anyone, and why a Tesla app-based taxi service — robotaxis or not — would be so helpful

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From Louisiana to Taiwan, environmental activists stand up to a major plastics company

Formosa Plastics, a Taiwanese plastics company, intends to build a complex St. James Parish, Louisiana, a region already known as “Cancer Alley.” Environmental activist Anne Rolfes faces criminal …

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Aquatic Plants May Help Chesapeake Bay Resist Ocean Acidification

In freshwater vegetation flats upstream of the Chesapeake, chemical reactions create molecules that raise pH levels in the bay.

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