Environmental News

Time to have the Talk again

And by talk I don't mean the one you hear as children from your parents. I referring to the Uncivil interactions my Fellow Mods and I are seeing on an increased basis on this sub. I would like to ask everyone once again to tone it down and remain civil. Please remember. 1. Remember the […]

Environmental News

Nasty Gas Smells In Long Beach Launch AQMD Long-Term Investigation — We’re There, And It’s About Time!

We’ve complained about nauseous smells in Long Beach coming from the harbor, the cement factories, and the dreaded petroleum refineries for some time. After years of complaints, AQMD is investigating the recurring stench. The post Nasty Gas Smells In Long Beach Launch AQMD Long-Term Investigation — We’re There, And It’s About Time! appeared first on […]

Environmental News

It’s time to bring onshore wind back to England

This post is by Rebecca Windemer, PhD researcher at Cardiff University.  At the start of my research into wind energy, I met an elderly couple living opposite a wind farm in Cornwall who questioned why people were opposed to them. They talked about the benefits it had created for their area, including funding for local […]

Environmental News

It’s time to include land use in climate policy

This post is by Sir Graham Wynne, Green Alliance trustee and chief executive of the RSPB from 1998 to 2010.  As Professor Jim Skea said at a recent Green Alliance event, it is no longer a choice between doing big things or little things to address climate change, we have to do everything. The IPCC says […]

Electric cars — time to buy one?

► Read more at https://on.ft.com/2C1M1Go The FT’s global motor industry correspondent Peter Campbell drag races a Tesla against an Aston Martin, hits the city streets in a Nissan Leaf and checks out a new Jaguar I-pace. ► Subscribe to FT.com here: http://bit.ly/2GakujT ► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs For more video content […]