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July 8, 2020: The death toll continued to rise Wednesday on the island of Kyushu in southwestern Japan as tens of thousands of workers continued rescue and recovery efforts after flooding downpours inundated the region. As of Wednesday afternoon, local time, The New York Times reported that at least 58 people had been confirmed d...
July 8, 2020: Long ago, greenhouse gases were relegated to environmentalist checklists and were rarely considered a part of mainstream business coverage. But not anymore, Don Pittis writes.
July 8, 2020: [Update: The mission has been scrubbed today due to weather conditions. SpaceX is determining when its next attempt will take place] SpaceX has a launch schedule for today, for a combined payload that includes 57 of its Starlink satellites, as well as two satellites it’s flying on behalf of BlackSky. The launc...
July 8, 2020: SpaceX postponed the launch of more Starlink communications satellites in Florida on Wednesday when a line of storms neared the launchpad.
July 8, 2020: Torrential rains that triggered deadly flooding across southern Japan moved northward on Wednesday, triggering mudslides and more evacuations across the country's main island. 
July 8, 2020: A soccer game next to the Ravenswood Generating Station last Fall. CLARISA DIAZ, GOTHAMIST/WNYC Looming over a playground in one of the poorest neighborhoods in Queens stands the enormous Ravenswood Generating Station, the 23rd largest power plant in the country. Its functions are to operate as a fossil fueled peake...
July 8, 2020: The first launch of a big batch of visor-equipped satellites will have to wait for another day.
July 8, 2020: The first launch of a big batch of visor-equipped satellites will have to wait for another day.
July 8, 2020: It's not just earthquakes that can trigger tsunamis.
July 8, 2020: Sector excluded in transport emissions figures but policy change unlikely until 2023 International aviation and shipping emissions are likely to be included in the UK government’s net zero target, it has emerged – but not until after 2023.The intention to review carbon accounting emerged after ministers and advi...
July 8, 2020: If Fay forms this week, it will be the 6th named storm of the hurricane season. That shouldn't happen until September.
July 8, 2020: A unity task force made up of supporters of both Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and former Vice President Joe Biden has come up with a series of broad environmental recommendations for Biden as he prepares to become the official Democratic presidential...
July 8, 2020: Flooding has caused at least 58 deaths and another foot of rain is on the way in some locales.
July 8, 2020: The catch is that the temporary trade-in deal is only good for those buying an SR/S or SR/F.
July 8, 2020: The amount of heat-trapping carbon dioxide in the atmosphere hit a record high in May. That's because humanity kept emitting a prodigious amount of carbon, even through the worst pandemic in a century. But if civilization does begin to significantly cut emissions, global temperatures won't promptly start going down,...
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July 8, 2020: Electric vehicle startup Fisker Inc. said Wednesday it has raised 0 million, much needed capital that will go towards funding the next phase of engineering work on the company’s all-electric luxury SUV. The startup is aiming to launch the Fisker Ocean SUV in 2022. The Series C funding round was led by Moore St...
July 8, 2020: If the weather system meandering through the Southeast develops, it will become Tropical Storm Fay, the sixth named system of the Atlantic hurricane season.
July 8, 2020: RAVPower's power bank can be charged with wall power or solar, is rugged enough for a hiking trip and include an LED flashlight.
July 8, 2020: A task force set up by presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders -- who was Biden’s last remaining rival in the nomination battle -- on Wednesday released a wide-ranging set of recommendations for the party’s convention platform.
July 7, 2020: U.S. residential solar installer Sunrun said on Monday it will buy peer Vivint Solar for about .46 billion in an all-stock deal.
July 7, 2020: Some areas saw rises of 10C during June, according to European Union data.
July 7, 2020: Local media has reported Bolsonaro has canceled all his official activities until he gets the results of his test for Covid-19.
July 7, 2020: The death toll has been rising in the Kumamoto prefecture of southwestern Japan as tens of thousands of workers continued rescue and recovery efforts after flooding downpours soaked the region early Saturday. As of Tuesday evening, local time, the Associated Press reported that at least 50 people had been confirmed ...
July 7, 2020: Houston’s high temperature Tuesday should be a few degrees cooler than Monday, according to meteorologists.