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Alexa St. John

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Caramelized garlic steak in salads and protein bowls raises carbon-neutral concerns

Sweetgreen’s rationale for the controversial menu addition this week includes using regenerative farming.

10.05.2024 20

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How 'vampire facials' at an unlicensed spa led to HIV infections in 3 women

HIV transmission via unsterile injection is a known risk of beauty treatments and other services, officials say.

29.04.2024 20

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Biden marks Earth Day with $7bn in residential solar grants for projects serving 900,000 low- and middle-income households

The projects are expected to eventually reduce emissions by the equivalent of 30 million metric tons of carbon dioxide and save households $350...

22.04.2024 50

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4,700 U.S. auto dealers urge President Biden to ‘hit the brakes’ on EPA push on stricter vehicle-pollution standards

The Biden administration has an ambitious goal to cut domestic planet-warming greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2030.

26.01.2024 6

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Engine maker Cummins will recall 600,000 Ram trucks for repair in $2B emissions cheating scandal

In all, about 630,000 pickups from the 2013 through 2019 model years were equipped with the so-called “defeat devices” and will be recalled.

11.01.2024 20

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The government just stripped a $7,500 tax credit from dozens of EV models and confusion reigns, leaving shoppers 'playing the odds'

"Do you get a break, do you not? Will it apply next year, who knows?” said one shopper.

10.01.2024 9

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The Biden-Musk feud takes another twist as the White House backs Tesla charging stations as the standard for all American EVs

Biden wants 50% of all new U.S. vehicle sales to be electric by 2030, but he's got a problem: the dominance of the man he doesn't talk about much.

19.12.2023 8

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Solar rooftops gain traction as electric vehicles owners look to skip paying for electricity or gasoline: ‘Solar just makes sense’

Residential solar is gaining traction in the U.S., with about 4.5 million homes now with solar rooftops.

16.12.2023 8

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The electric vehicle math isn't adding up, with average transaction price around $50,000 and gas price nationwide falling to $3 a gallon

The EV industry was touting 90% year-over-year growth figures last summer, but that figure has been cut in half in 2023.

07.12.2023 10

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SUV sales boom has erased gains from cleaner car tech, upping negative environment impact by more than 30% over the last decade

The negative impact on the climate from passenger vehicles could have dropped by more than 30% over the past decade if not for the world's appetite...

27.11.2023 10

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