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September 18, 2020: The Trump administration's unraveling of Obama-era environmental rules could lead to the release of an additional 1.8 billion gigatons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2035, according to the Rhodium Group.
September 18, 2020: The Trump administration's unraveling of Obama-era environmental rules could lead to the release of an additional 1.8 billion gigatons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2035, according to the Rhodium Group.
September 10, 2020: Three senators have finally come to an agreement on a provision stalling a bipartisan energy bill after months of delays.Sens. Tom Carper (D-Del.) and John Kennedy (R-La.) agreed to compromise with Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) on an amendment ...
September 10, 2020: HAPPY THURSDAY! Welcome to Overnight Energy, The Hill's roundup of the latest energy and environment news. Please send tips and comments to Rebecca Beitsch at rbeitsch@thehill.com. Follow her on Twitter: @rebeccabeitsch. Reach Rachel Frazin at...
August 5, 2020: Earlier this week, TerrAscend’s greenhouse located at its Boonton facility became the first greenhouse in New Jersey to receive a cannabis cultivation permit by the Department of Health.
July 24, 2020: At one US meat plant, 890 workers contracted Covid-19. At another, eight people died. Only organized labor will protect usIn May, workers at a McDonald’s in San Francisco said that when they asked their employer for masks, they were told to use coffee filters instead. In April, at an Amazon warehouse in Staten Isl...
June 28, 2020: Alquimi's client resilient greenhouses are intended to fill gaps presented by small size, limited arable land, the need for greater crop diversity and climate resilience in the context of extreme environmental vulnerability, and can withstand a category 5 hurricane.
May 20, 2020: New York-based indoor farming company Gotham Greens, launched by environmental engineer Viraj Puri in 2009, has opened a new greenhouse in Aurora, Colorado, that will help grow and deliver lettuce, leafy greens, and other fresh produce to grocery retailers in the Mountain region, including Whole ...
May 18, 2020: North America could see a return of the deadly 1936 “Dust Bowl” phenomenon, with intense heatwaves caused by elevated levels of CO2 in the atmosphere bringing destruction to the plains states, according to a new study from Oxford University.
May 6, 2020: Special delivery.
April 30, 2020: The president’s executive order is in effect overruling governors and mayors while at least 20 meatpacking workers have already diedCoronavirus – live US updatesLive global updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageIn ordering the nation’s meat plants to stay open, Donald Trump is in essence marching many meatpac...
April 29, 2020: Around the world people are making personal sacrifices benefiting others. Researchers say we need policies that require sacrifice for climate change.
April 7, 2020: A federal court on Tuesday struck down the Trump administration’s move to suspend an Obama-era rule that restricted the use of a powerful greenhouse gas, saying the Trump administration did not follow the proper procedure. After the court ruled...
April 7, 2020: POSSIBLE MILEAGE IN COURT: President Trump’s rollback of Obama-era mileage standards last week may prove to be one of the administration's most vulnerable environmental overhauls as opponents prepare to challenge it in court.The Trump rule...
February 17, 2020: Scientists have developed a new catalyst that can turn greenhouse gases into hydrogen fuel, gas and other chemicals.
February 11, 2020: A look inside one of the world's largest cannabis greenhouses.
February 6, 2020: This morning, PepsiCo announced the ten finalists in its second North American Greenhouse Accelerator program.
January 29, 2020: The passenger in a car behind the driver in Greater Manchester filmed the precarious load.
January 21, 2020: Scientists had expected fall in levels of HFC-23 after India and China said they had halted emissionsEfforts to reduce levels of one potent greenhouse gas appear to be failing, according to a study.Scientists had expected to find a dramatic reduction in levels of the hydrofluorocarbon HFC-23 in the atmosphere after ...
January 21, 2020: Scientists had expected the levels of HFC-23, a potent greenhouse gas, to drop in the latest global survey of greenhouse gas emissions. Instead, atmospheric concentrations of HFC-23 are rising.
January 8, 2020: Oil, natural gas and petrochemical companies could release about 30 percent more greenhouse gas pollution by 2025 than they did in 2018, according to a new report. Expected growth from these countries could release about 227 million tons of...
January 7, 2020: Russian emergency services say a fire at a greenhouse farm in a Moscow suburb has killed eight people and injured one other person
December 19, 2019: The team at BrightFarms would argue that lettuce grown indoors is healthier, more nutritious, and, expectedly for its customers in Ohio, Indiana and Illinois, fresher than long-distance, field-grown produce, which hails mostly from California. There's a plug that it’s also a safer product, now, too.
December 15, 2019: Walmart has been focused on sustainability initiatives since 2005. Project
December 8, 2019: Industry groups call for ban on HFC-134a refrigerant in car air-conditioning, already banned in the EU and USAustralia is at risk of becoming a dumping ground for cars pre-charged with a greenhouse gas 1,400 times more potent than carbon dioxide, industry groups warn.The culprit is refrigerant used in car air-condit...