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Large methane leaks ‘increased dramatically by 32%’ in first eight months of 2020

The overall volume of methane leaked from large leaks around the world has increased by approximately 32% in the first eight months of 2020. That’s according to a new report by the data analytics firm …

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U.S. to Block Palm Oil From Large Malaysian Producer

An official from U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Wednesday the agency will detain shipments of palm oil and its products from FGV Holdings Berhad in Malaysia after a wide range of labor abuse …

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Gulf of Mexico ‘Dead Zone’ Will Be Large This Summer, Scientists Predict

The low-oxygen zone can cause harm not just to marine life, but also to those who catch shrimp and fish for their livelihood.

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Large coalition asks Legislature to ban fracking waste in New York

Although New York has banned the act of high-volume hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, the state still allows fracking waste from Pennsylvania to be brought to New York for disposal and other uses.

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Large carp pooling for ‘drink of oxygen’ in Regina creek

A massive pileup of invasive carp is sparking curiosity for those who frequent a Regina park. So what are these fish doing there, anyway?

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Fish oil leak causes large vapor cloud over parts of northwest Houston

ABC13 learned that the company makes products like dog food and uses fish oil in products. Some of that oil escaped due to a leak in a pump. …

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Large Swaths Of Incoming Solar & Onshore Wind Are Cheaper Than Fossil Fuels

A new report published this week by the International Renewable Energy Agency has found that 77% of onshore wind projects and 83% of utility-scale solar PV projects set to be commissioned in 2020 will be cheaper than the lowest fossil fuel-fired generation prices. 

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Large climate change expedition to set sail for Antarctica – TVNZ


Gisborne Herald

Large climate change expedition to set sail for Antarctica
TVNZ
One of the world's top scientific research ships is heading to Antarctica with 30 scientists from 11 countries on board to investigate climate and sea changes. The JOIDES Resolution. Source: IODP. The 140m-long JOIDES Resolution is in New Zealand
JOIDES Resolution heads to Antarctica | The Gisborne HeraldGisborne Herald
Top research ship heads to Antarctica for climate probeVoxy
Public CommentBerkeley Daily Planet

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Crews on scene of large oil leak in southeast Oklahoma City

Crews are on the scene of a large oil leak near Southeast 55th and High in Oklahoma City. According to the Oklahoma City Fire Department, the oil was released from an oilfield site and got into drainage canal. Crews have contained the leak but are working …
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Springfield Fire contains oil leaking from truck, driver prevents large spill

SPRINGFIELD – Between 50 and 60 gallons of hydrologic oil spilled from a truck on Main Street, but the truck driver managed to avert a larger problem Sunday. The driver was carrying electrical transformers which contain the oil. At about 2:15 p.m. he was …
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