29 Mar '13, 2pm

Cars Get Cleaner, Texas Gets Drier, Bees Get Deader (and Climate ...: Cleaner cars: President Obama is expecte...

Cars Get Cleaner, Texas Gets Drier, Bees Get Deader (and Climate ...: Cleaner cars: President Obama is expecte...

Cleaner cars : President Obama is expected to move ahead today with new clean air rules that would cut the amount of sulfur in gasoline and impose stricter pollution limits on all new cars by 2017. The administration estimates the new standards would add less than a penny to the cost of a gallon of gasoline while delivering an environmental benefit akin to taking 33 million cars off the road -- and reducing annual health care costs by $23 billion. Oil industry officials are already whining about the new requirements, but car companies are all for them; they want uniform national fuel standards. Washington Post My what big eyes you have : What does the world look like to a whale? Shades of grey. Probably a lot more than 50. The Atlantic Bee worried : The mysterious malady that kills honeybees en masse, known as colony collapse disorder (which OnEarth first reported on back ...

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Obama's EPA to require better gasoline, cleaner...

treehugger.com 29 Mar '13, 4pm

Good news for those of you that enjoy clean air! Juliet Eilperin at The Washington Post reports : The Environmental Protec...

EPA proposes new Tier 3 emission rules, requiri...

green.autoblog.com 29 Mar '13, 6pm

EPA Will Propose Achievable Cleaner Fuels and Cars Standard, Slashing Air Pollution and Providing Extensive Health Benefit...

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green.autoblog.com 29 Mar '13, 9pm

Again, as I said to him, if a "singular" refining method made sense to them financially, then THEY WOULD USE IT. Clearly, ...

Top 10 Tech Cars: Slenderized: This year’s cars...

spectrum.ieee.org 29 Mar '13, 8pm

’s 10-car convoy proves that there are other ways to wring more miles from a liter of fuel. A trend of “lightweighting” ha...

EPA Moves To Cut Sulfur In Gasoline, Reducing E...

greencarreports.com 29 Mar '13, 5pm

Gasoline sulfur on its own doesn't pose a public health threat, but increased quantities can affect the effectiveness of c...

New York: First State to Caution Investors About Climate Change - Triple Pundit: Triple PunditNew York: First

New York: First State to Caution Investors Abou...

triplepundit.com 29 Mar '13, 9am

If you’re interested in buying New York bonds, the state wants you to know that “climate change poses a long-term risk to ...

Can Cars Keep Their Cool, Even at 100 Miles Per...

spectrum.ieee.org 29 Mar '13, 8pm

Absolutely. U.S. and Europe and every automaker sees the writing on the wall, and its particularly a challenge for the big...

Sign the petition now to get President Obama to...

iava.org 29 Mar '13, 2pm

Disability benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) are designed to fill the gaps in loss of earnings potenti...

Common pesticides cause brain-damage in bees

Common pesticides cause brain-damage in bees

treehugger.com 28 Mar '13, 7pm

Two new studies show that widely used pesticides - more specifically neonicotinoids, which are more common in Europe, and ...

Top Tech Cars 2013: Ferrari F12 Berlinetta: Aga...

spectrum.ieee.org 29 Mar '13, 8pm

The Ferrari F12 is faster than its predecessors yet more fuel-efficient. Creating the “fastest Ferrari in history” means y...

Is hemp the silver bullet for fighting climate ...

news.mongabay.com 30 Mar '13, 8pm

Guest commentary by Nikolas Kozloff March 30, 2013 Though Obama has frequently spoken of the need for more “green jobs,” h...

10k from last night!

flotrack.org 29 Mar '13, 12pm

Craig Lutz not feeling great but hits decent mark in 10k at 2013 Texas Relays

Rory McIlroy commits to next week's Texas Open at the last minute to get ready for the Masters

Rory McIlroy commits to next week's Texas Open ...

golf.com 30 Mar '13, 12am

SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Rory McIlroy is going to play another week in Texas to get ready for the Masters. McIlroy decided Frid...

Climate change will give more people diarrhea

Climate change will give more people diarrhea

grist.org 29 Mar '13, 6pm

A study of 30 years of data on diarrhea in Botswana found something pretty gross: As the climate changes, it’s probably go...

Solar-Electric Cars Crush Biofuels In Efficiency

Solar-Electric Cars Crush Biofuels In Efficiency

cleantechnica.com 29 Mar '13, 12am

Reposted from Climate Progress : Climate Progress recently reported on a study that found both economic and environmental ...