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Does coconut oil really threaten more species than palm oil? No, it doesn’t. (commentary)

… the journal Current Biology examines the environmental impact of different oil crops like oil palm and coconut by quantifying the number of species that have been threatened by each. The …

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Extreme weather galvanizes believers of climate change but doesn’t persuade skeptics – Cronkite News

Extreme weather galvanizes believers of climate change but doesn’t persuade skeptics  Cronkite News

Scientists point to worsening floods, more powerful hurricanes and larger wildfires as evidence of climate change – but many Americans remain unconvinced.

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Severe weather season doesn’t ‘end’ – it just changes through May and June – WHNT News 19

Severe weather season doesn’t ‘end’ – it just changes through May and June  WHNT News 19

We are still near ‘peak’ of tornado season in North Alabama and Middle Tennessee; the odds of tornado outbreak decrease significantly around here between …

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Warren Buffett’s Bold Oil Deal Doesn’t Make Much Sense

Occidental Petroleum has long admired Anadarko Petroleum, which holds an expansive position in the Permian Basin, as well as the Rockies, the Gulf of Mexico … that it spends less money on drilling …

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Fracking ban advances in Florida Senate, environmentalists warn it doesn’t go far enough

Ron DeSantis’ call to ban hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, which involves injecting large volumes of fluids into rock formations at a “high rate” of pressure to help release natural gas and oil. Sen …

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Big Oil Worries About Methane, Even If Trump Doesn’t

Joe Nocera is a Bloomberg Opinion columnist covering business. He has written business columns for Esquire, GQ and the New York Times, and is the former editorial director of Fortune. He is co-author …

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Renewable Energy Doesn’t Get More In Subsidies Than Fossil & Nuclear Energy Have Gotten, & Continue To Get

A highly misleading anti-cleantech talking point is that renewable energy “relies on government subsidies,” and that all of the renewable energy growth in recent years is attributable to them. In actuality, fossil fuels and nuclear power have been receiving government support for much longer than renewable energy has. They have received much more government subsidy historically speaking than renewables. And these dirty energy options continue to receive a tremendous amount of government support even though they are overripe industries in many regards

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US Judge: Waymo Doesn’t Have Smoking Gun Showing Uber Conspired To Steal Trade Secrets

As we previously reported, Waymo/Google is currently in the process of suing Uber for the alleged theft of trade secrets by a former engineer who left to found the self-driving semi truck startup Otto, which was subsequently acquired by Uber

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Bird flu doesn’t care about borders even if we do – BBC News


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Bird flu doesn't care about borders even if we do
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New rules to tackle bird flu are coming into force this week. But radically different approaches on either side of the English Welsh border are causing confusion. In England there is currently a blanket ban on letting all domestic birds outside. This

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“No Fracking Anywhere” Doesn’t Help the Earth; It Hurts It!

No Fracking Anywhere.” Some of these protestors are evidently … which have less impact on the environment and LNG is one of those options,” Hakeem told Gulf Times on the sidelines of an investment forum hosted by Doha Bank yesterday.
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