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Voices Of 100%: San Diego’s Pathway Forward

With a population of just over 1.4 million people, San Diego, the country’s eighth largest city and the second largest in California, is also one of the largest to make a pledge to transition to 100% renewable energy. Drawing on a unique policy tool allowing cities to choose their electricity supply and the area’s enviably abundant solar resources, San Diego is well on its way to developing a clear pathway for how to reach its goal

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Fracking Waste Ban Moves Forward with Senate Committee Vote

TRENTON, NJ – The Senate Environment and Energy Committee voted 4-1 to pass S678, a bill that would ban toxic drilling waste from oil and gas fracking. The bill is championed by a statewide coalition …

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Which Ultra-Orthodox Jews Are Paying 23K To Go To Antarctica? – Forward


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Which Ultra-Orthodox Jews Are Paying 23K To Go To Antarctica?
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This December, Kosher Antarctica is offering a glatt tour of the seventh continent, catered by Montreal's L'Orchidée Traiteur. With three indulgent kosher meals a day, this trip will cost you a pretty penny. The cheapest option will run about $ 12,995

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Denver natural gas company, joint venture partners to move forward on $1.7B pipeline project

The companies have made a final investment decision to build the $ 1.7 billion Gulf Coast Express pipeline project, according to a press release. The pipeline will be able to move 1.92 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas from the Waha hub in the …
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Bosch Going Forward With $1.1 Billion Facility For Self-Driving Vehicle Semiconductors

The prominent auto industry supply firm Bosch is planning to invest ~$ 1.1 billion into a new facility to manufacture semiconductors for use in self-driving vehicles, “smart city” infrastructure, and “smart homes.”

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Fracking Waste Ban Stalls in the Senate, But Connecticut Towns Move Forward

The movement to ban toxic, radioactive drilling waste has spread to communities across the state. But that grassroots momentum wasn’t enough to pass a statewide bill to ban the import of fracking waste, as the state legislative session ended this month …
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Branford committee moves forward with fracking ban

BRANFORD >> After the Representative Town Meeting referred an ordinance that would prohibit the disposal, storage or treatment of fracking waste within town limits back to committee for review, the Rules and Ordinances Committee voted to move forward with …
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Informal French Conclave Moves Climate Talks Forward… Sort Of

Ahmed Djoghlaf (left) of Algeria and US envoy Daniel Reifsnyder confer at the formal climate talks in Bonn (UNFCCC)

Earlier this week, the French government hosted another round of a series of informal leadership consultations on climate change mitigation and adaptation. The climate talks helped prepare for November-December’s 21st UNFCCC’s Conference of Parties. Earlier this year, Laurent Fabius, French Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development and President of COP21, organized the series of [&hellip

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Abengoa Pushing Forward With Palen CSP Project Despite Difficulties

Abengoa — the prominent Spanish multinational energy and telecommunications company — has decided to continue pushing forward with the development of the Palen concentrating solar power (CSP) project regardless of the withdrawal of its planning application a few months ago (September), according to recent reports. The 500 MW project had been under development via a

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BP oil spill medical settlement moves forward after appeals dismissed – The Times-Picayune

BP oil spill medical settlement moves forward after appeals dismissed
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It has been more than a year since the federal judge overseeing the sprawling BP oil spill litigation approved a settlement allowing for payments and treatment for hundreds of thousands of coastal residents and cleanup workers who said they were made

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