05 Jan '12, 5pm

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Chinese Airlines Defy Europe's Emissions Rules: Under regulations that took effect on

On Our Radar: Chinese Airlines Defy Europe’s Emissions Rules By THE NEW YORK TIMES Bloomberg News An Air China jet refueling in Shanxi Province in China. China’s four leading airlines say they will refuse to pay a tax on carbon dioxide emissions levied on carriers flying to airports in European Union countries. [The Guardian] In his State of the State speech, Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposes a $2 billion “energy highway,” : meaning upgrading New York State’s high-voltage electric transmission system so that power generated in power plants and wind farms upstate can be moved downstate. Bottlenecks in the system make it difficult to move electricity to the New York City area. [The Albany Times Union] After a ban on providing plastic bags with handles in retail stores takes effect in San Jose, other towns in San Mateo County weigh the idea of drafting a uniform ordinance. [The San ...

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China airlines refuse to pay carbon tax

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Green Blog: On Our Radar: Quakes and Fracking

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