California moves toward ban on gas lawn mowers and leaf blowers

An energy crisis is gripping the world, with potentially grave consequences

Cal Fires May have Killed *Hundreds* More Sequoias

NPR: LOS ANGELES — Northern California wildfires may have killed hundreds of giant sequoias as they swept through groves of the majestic monarchs in the Sierra Nevada, an official said Wednesday. “It’s heartbreaking,” said Christy Brigham, head of resource management and science for Sequoia and Kings Canyon national parks. The lightning-caused KNP Complex that erupted […]

CEO: Climate Costs Now Higher than Cost of Solutions

NOAA: For September, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 67.8°F, 3.0°F above the 20th-century average, the fifth-warmest September in the 127-year period of record. For the year-to-date, the contiguous U.S. temperature was 57.0°F, 1.9°F above the 20th-century average, ranking 10th warmest in the January-September record. – NCEI updated the 2021 billion-dollar weather and climate disaster dataset to include 10 […]

Biden reverses Trump cuts to monuments, restoring protection for key fossil sites

Facebook Says Access Is Fixed After Latest Outage

Friday’s disruption for some users of the social-media giant’s products came in the wake of a global outage earlier in the week.

Are Tesla and Texas a Perfect Match? It’s Questionable.

While its C.E.O., Elon Musk, and the state’s conservative lawmakers share libertarian sensibilities, they differ greatly on climate change and renewable energy.

Caring About The Environment Is An Act of Self-Love

Walmart aims to become a regenerative company so we can all Live Better Tomorrow. In honor of this bold ambition, we’re shining a light on how you can love yourself and the planet in the same breath.

Best Solar Installers Near Me (2021)

Over the past decade, rapid advances in solar energy technology, falling costs of clean energy systems and government-sponsored incentives have driven the popularity of installing solar panels to a record level. For readers wondering, “who is the best solar installer near me?” here’s the good ne…

Corporate Taxes Poised to Rise After 136-Country Deal

An agreement among 136 countries seeks to set a global minimum tax to deter tax avoidance by big multinationals. Officials see challenges in implementing the accord, particularly in the U.S.