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Candymaker Mars Says Its Palm Oil Is Finally Deforestation-Free

Confectionery company Mars says it has achieved deforestation-free sources for palm oil, which is a big step for an industry long associated with environmental destruction.

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Is BP Finally Committing To Ambitious Climate Action — Or About To Fool Us Twice?

As big oil and gas companies feel the intensifying heat from shareholders, lawsuits, and divestment campaigns to take responsibility for their outsized contributions to climate change, several European oil and gas giants, including BP and Shell, are making high-profile announcements of their intent to

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Kia (Finally) Starts Offering More e-Niros In UK

The Kia e-Niro and Hyundai Kona EV (cousins of sorts) were ahead of their time. Their combination of range for a semi-affordable price — as well as being in a popular vehicle class with good styling — put them on the top of many shopping lists. EV enthusiasts loved them

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Danish EV Sales 2019 — Finally Back On Track After 5 Years Of Standing Still!

The 2019 trend that led to record sales of plug-in vehicles is most certainly not going away any time soon: Denmark is jumping on the electric wagon, for real this time

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The Dead Cow Finally Produces Oil, a Century After Its Discovery

And ever since engineers confirmed what an American geologist suspected a century ago — that the Vaca Muerta, or dead cow, contains massive amounts of oil and gas — the rush to replicate the U.S. …

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Renault Zoe 50 — Finally Ready To Deliver On Its Promise

Two years ago I thought the long wait for the Renault-Nissan Alliance was over. There was a new Zoe40 launched just before the Chevy Bolt came to market, and a new Leaf coming that summer. Accompanied by a few other releases, I thought it was time to announce the Renault-Nissan Alliance was coming out of stealth mode. That was the meme of those days — EV makers coming out of stealth mode

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Tesla Finally Opens Up Ordering On The $35,000 Standard Range Model 3!!

Tesla just officially announced that it is opening up ordering for the Standard Range Model 3 today, following a brief Twitter tease about a big announcement today at 2pm Pacific

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Mystery Of Largest Eruption To Rock Antarctica In 12000 Years Finally Solved – Forbes


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Mystery Of Largest Eruption To Rock Antarctica In 12000 Years Finally Solved
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You'd be hard-pressed to find a better name for a mysterious isle than Deception Island. Located in Antarctica's South Shetland island group, it was given this memorable moniker by an American sealer named Nathaniel Palmer, who was surprised that this …

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After 5 Years and Nearly $100M, Huge North Dakota Oil Spill Finally Cleaned Up

Five years and almost $ 100 million later, cleanup is complete on a massive oil pipeline leak in North Dakota that has been called one of the biggest onshore spills in U.S. history, industry and state …

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Scientists Finally Solved the Mystery of Antarctica’s Blood Falls – Motherboard


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Scientists Finally Solved the Mystery of Antarctica's Blood Falls
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Blood Falls is an aptly named feature in Antarctica. The 100-foot stream of water running down the side of a glacier is a deep, rich, blood red. Though we've known for decades what causes the red color, it took more than 100 years for scientists to

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