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Southern California Edison Unleashes $450 Electric Car Rebate For Everyone

Southern California Edison is offering people who drive a plug-in or electric car a one-time cash rebate of $ 450. What makes it different from other EV rebate programs is that it applies to second and third owners and those who lease cars as well. Typically, an EV rebate like the federal tax credit only helps new-car buyers. If someone leases a new EV, those rebates go to the leasing company (which is often a division of the manufacturer). Although that may help lower the customer’s lease payment, it puts no cash in the driver’s pocket

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Antarctica’s Southern Ocean May No Longer Help Delay Global Warming – Scientific American


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Antarctica's Southern Ocean May No Longer Help Delay Global Warming
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Although controversial when she encountered it back in 1994, this powerful upwelling is now recognized as a hallmark of the Southern Ocean, a mysterious beast that swirls around Antarctica, driven by the world's strongest sustained winds. The Southern …

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Tesla Wins Contract For Largest Lithium-Ion Battery Storage Installation In World — 20MW/80MWh Powerpack Installation For Southern California Edison Mira Loma Substation

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As a result of the Aliso Canyon natural gas leak earlier this year, and the facility’s subsequent closure, the California Public Utilities Commission mandated (in May) an accelerated procurement for energy storage in order to avoid potential electricity shortfall issues and rolling blackouts. Utility companies, such as Southern California Edison, were thus told to solicit [&hellip

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Antarctica’s southerly winds have made the Southern Ocean less salty – Stuff.co.nz


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Antarctica's southerly winds have made the Southern Ocean less salty
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Northward-moving sea ice from Antarctica, blown by increasingly strong southerly winds over the Ross Sea, is thought to be the reason behind changing the salt levels in the ocean, which surrounds Antarctica. In the new study published in Nature, Swiss

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As sea ice around Antarctica melts, the Southern Ocean is becoming fresher – ScienceAlert

As sea ice around Antarctica melts, the Southern Ocean is becoming fresher
ScienceAlert
Scientists have found that the Southern Ocean – which surrounds Antarctica – has been experiencing an increase in sea ice, which is slowly drifting northwards. When this saltless sea ice melts back into the ocean and into warmer northern seas, it
Is melting ice lowering the salinity of the Southern Ocean? – FuturityFuturity: Research News

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Pipeline Company in Southern California Oil Spill Has Long History of Leaks

Ventura County fire officials responded Thursday to crude oil leaking from a pipeline, authorities said. Cal State Channel Islands professor Sean Anderson talks on the phone as he studies oil from a spill Thursday, June 23, 2016, in Ventura, Calif.
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Southern California air regulators fail to make decision on methane gas leak

The company is under orders to pay to relocate about 4,500 families until the problem is fixed. To stop the leak, the company is drilling a relief well about 8,500 feet beneath the surface, but that isn’t expected to finish until March. Earlier this week …
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Extreme Weather Barrages Southern California, Leaving at Least 1 Dead | The … – The Weather Channel


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Extreme Weather Barrages Southern California, Leaving at Least 1 Dead | The
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A bout of extreme weather is barraging Southern California with heat, hail and flooding, which has killed one, and at one point, stranded several motorists. Brett Alan Usher, 25, died Tuesday in Forest Falls, California, after he was swept away by

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More Than 71% Of Southern Californians Are “Highly Interested” In Switching To EVs, According To New Survey

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More than 71% of those recently surveyed in Southern California about electric vehicles (EVs) are “highly interested” in switching to an EV, according to a recent press release. The recent survey — conducted by NRG EVgo — saw hundreds of people, in 5 different locations, queried about their opinions concerning EV ownership, and the reasons for not [&hellip

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Southern Lights Shimmer in Antarctica’s Night Sky (Photo) – Live Science


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Southern Lights Shimmer in Antarctica's Night Sky (Photo)
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A dark, moonless sky is awash in light radiating from an aurora over Antarctica in a new image released by NASA. The satellite photo captures the aurora australis, or "southern lights," in the early morning hours of June 24. The cloudlike swirls of

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