04 Aug '11, 3pm

First Takes: China's Energy Cap, Bigger Veggies Have Less Nutrients, and More...

First Takes: China's Energy Cap, Bigger Veggies Have Less Nutrients, and More...

• A Limit for China's Emissions: China's runaway greenhouse gas emissions has spurred the creation of a national low-carbon plan that will include a cap on energy production and emissions trading programs, the Guardian reports. But just as there has been contention over climate policy in the U.S., China's total energy cap is set to be higher than previous estimates or proposals due to "fierce," behind-the-scenes debate. • Making the Switch: A lighting project initiated by an SC Johnson manufacturing employee is expected to reduce energy use per light fixture at its largest plant by 35 percent , the company says. The Sturtevant, Wis., manufacturing facility has swapped all of its 700-plus light fixtures to energy-efficient models. • GM's Huge Profit Jump Continues Detroit's Turnaround: General Motors this morning announced quarterly profits of $2.5 billion , an 89 percent i...

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