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Gas fracking to start in England again next week after 7-year halt

The government, keen to cut Britain’s reliance on gas imports which soared to more than 50% of supplies earlier this year, gave consent for Cuadrilla to go ahead with fracking again in northwest Engla…

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How climate change causes extreme weather – The Week Magazine


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How climate change causes extreme weather
The Week Magazine
Yet despite the increasing costliness of covering floods as sea levels rise and hurricanes grow more severe, a bill to update FEMA's insurance setup remains stalled in Congress. The 21st Century Flood Reform Act passed the House last November, and …
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Here's what Houston looked like before and after Hurricane Harvey hitCNBC

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Florida’s Toxic Red Tide Killed a Dozen Dolphins in Just One Week

In similar fashion to ocean dead zones, agricultural runoff pours huge amounts of nitrogen and nutrients into the sea, which then meet red tide algae that have been carried to shore by currents and wi…

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Tesla Production Rising Toward 7,000 Vehicles A Week?

There are various Tesla production “trackers” out there. None of them are perfect. Who knows what the heck is really going on anyway? And even when Elon Musk himself seems to know what’s going on, a new hiccup (or dagger from the devil ruling production hell) can end up changing the story. That said, recent indicators I’ve seen imply that Tesla is approaching a solid 7,000+ cars a week again

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Tesla Airlifts Robots To Save Money, Jumping Last Hurdle To 6,000 Model 3’s A Week #Pravduh

Elon Musk confirmed on Twitter last night that 6 planeloads of equipment that Tesla just flew from Germany to California are indeed robots from Grohmann. Don’t envision Westworld-like robots occupying all the seats in a jumbo jet, enjoying the latest movie. These are automated assembly systems for the Gigafactory to solve the last problems with battery module assembly. For over half a year, it is known that the biggest hurdle to ramping the Model 3 production is unexpected limitations of the battery assembly line

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Rhode Trip: My Week With A Kia Niro PHEV

Kia Niro PHEVAfter spending a week with the Kia Niro plug-in hybrid, I found the car was comfortable, capable, and convenient. I want one.

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Bloomberg Adjusts Its Tesla Model 3 Production Forecast Heading Into Final Week Of Q1

Bloomberg Model 3 trackerBloomberg reports it is seeing a late surge in Tesla Model 3 production as we head into the final week of Q1. It now says Tesla is building about 1,000 cars a day on the Model 3 assembly line.

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Northeast braces for 2nd storm in a week as other countries endure extreme weather – ABC News


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Northeast braces for 2nd storm in a week as other countries endure extreme weather
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The Northeast is bracing for its second winter storm in a week after one that hit Friday caused the deaths of at least nine people and left hundreds of thousands without power. Interested in Weather? Add Weather as an interest to stay up to date on the

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Tesla vs Bolt … China’s HUGE 2017 Electric Car Sales … Renault Zoe Wins Europe … (Top 20 CleanTechnica Stories of the Week)

The hottest CleanTechnica story of the past week was, no surprise, a Tesla-related story. It initially seemed to be a rather humble, inconspicuous, unpretentious but interesting reflection of Steve’s time driving and riding in the Tesla Model S, Tesla Model X, and Chevy Bolt in the Middle East during a 2018 Global EVRT adventure, but then it blew up and is now approaching 200,000 views. I imagine you’ve already read it, but have a gander if not — at least for the pics!

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Ice Maidens: British Army team become first women to cross Antarctica – The Week UK


The Week UK

Ice Maidens: British Army team become first women to cross Antarctica
The Week UK
A group of British Army soldiers has become the first all-female expedition to trek across Antarctica on foot. Major Nicola Wetherill, Major Natalie Taylor, Captain Zanna Baker, Lieutenant Jenni Stephenson and reservists Major Sandy Hennis and Lance
British Army's Ice Maiden team becomes first all-female team to cross Antarctica using muscle power aloneTelegraph.co.uk
'Ice Maiden' team celebrates Antarctica ski recordBBC News
Ice Maidens become first all-female group to cross AntarcticaSky News
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