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bloomberg.com - Rachel Morison - Gas Is the New Coal With Risk of $100 Billion in Stranded Assets
Gas Is the New Coal With Risk of $100 Billion in Stranded Assets
Bloomberg

Cost of renewables has dropped, making gas less competitive Some executives report struggle to sell gas-fired facilities Photographer: Eddie Seal/Bloomberg Natural gas is falling out of favor with emissions-wary investors and utilities at a quicker…

valdostadailytimes.com - Riley Bunch - Ga. ag industry eyes Congress for workforce reform
Ga. ag industry eyes Congress for workforce reform
Valdosta Daily Times

ATLANTA — A consequential bill that would overhaul Georgia's farm worker industry is making its way through Congress with bipartisan support. But both employers and farm worker advocates say they hope for changes in the Senate. Known as the…

engadget.com - Jon Fingas - Washington state votes to ban new gas car sales by 2030
Washington state votes to ban new gas car sales by 2030
Engadget

California and Massachusetts orders banning gas car sales by 2035 now seem relatively cautious. The Verge reports that Washington state's House and Senate have voted for a bill amendment, Clean Cars 2030, that would phase out new gas car sales from…

canberratimes.com.au - Ben Oquist - Australia's recovery has not been gas-fired
Australia's recovery has not been gas-fired
Canberra Times

The one thing we can say for sure about Australia's economic recovery is that it has not been gas-fired. This week the Australian Bureau of Statistics confirmed that employment in Australia has recovered to better than pre-COVID levels. This…

oilprice.com - Tatiana Serova - China's Shale Gas Industry Is Finally Taking Off
China's Shale Gas Industry Is Finally Taking Off
Oilprice.com

During the first two months of 2021, the Chinese oil and gas giant Sinopec managed to bring 28 new shale gas wells on stream in the country. The company also announced that the shale gas production from its major Fuling field jumped by 20% compared…

mrt.com - Ben Shepperd Permian Basin Petroleum Association - Shepperd: Natural gas industry stepped up in the face of February's winter storm
Shepperd: Natural gas industry stepped up in the face of February's winter storm
Home

Leaving nearly 3 million households without power, Winter Storm Uri swept across Texas in February and was one of the most devastating winter events in decades. Almost immediately, experts began pointing fingers, looking for a culprit that let the…

reuters.com - February's cold weather shut more U.S. refinery capacity than Hurricane Harvey
February's cold weather shut more U.S. refinery capacity than Hurricane Harvey
Reuters

A severe cold spell in mid-February knocked out a third of U.S. oil refining capacity, according to data compiled by Reuters and Wood Mackenzie. A sharp drop in temperatures that lasted five days shut individual units and sometimes entire plants at…

fox5sandiego.com - City News Service - Average gas price nears $4 per gallon in San Diego County
Average gas price nears $4 per gallon in San Diego County
FOX 5 San Diego

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County recorded its largest daily increase since March 17 Friday, rising 1.1 cents to $3.997. The average price has risen 62 of the past 67 days…

bloomberg.com - Aaron Clark - The World's Big Hidden Polluters
The World's Big Hidden Polluters
Bloomberg

Updated on April 17, 2:00 AM EDT Methane is a greenhouse gas that can be a more potent contributor to global warming than carbon dioxide. It's also invisible and odorless, making it difficult to detect. Scientists are starting to pinpoint the…

forbes.com - Andrew Solender - America First Caucus Rejected By Right-Wing Freedom Caucus
America First Caucus Rejected By Right-Wing Freedom Caucus
Forbes

Members of the right-wing Freedom Caucus are among a wide array of House Republicans rejecting a nascent group being organized by Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) and Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.) whose platform reportedly aims to preserve…

forbes.com - Andrew Solender - Marjorie Taylor Greene Calls Off America First Caucus Following Backlash
Marjorie Taylor Greene Calls Off America First Caucus Following Backlash
Forbes

Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) is abandoning her plan to launch a right-wing congressional group dubbed the America First Caucus after the publication of a seven-page platform vowing to protect “Anglo-Saxon political traditions” by…

bloomberg.com - Naureen S Malik - The Tech Tracking Down Methane Leaks
The Tech Tracking Down Methane Leaks
Bloomberg

In the fight against global warming, methane has flown under the radar for years as activists and scientists focused on curbing carbon dioxide emissions. But this odourless and colorless gas is about 80 times more potent than CO2 in the first two…

theglobeandmail.com - Opinion: Erin O'Toole released a Conservative climate plan, now he has to convince supporters
Opinion: Erin O'Toole released a Conservative climate plan, now he has to convince supporters
The Globe and Mail

On Thursday morning, federal Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole unveiled his party's climate policy, including a plan to price carbon. Twenty-four hours later, Calgary MP Ron Liepert sat down at home to answer the 20 emails he had already received…

pressandjournal.co.uk - Worker taken to hospital following incident at St Fergus gas terminal
Worker taken to hospital following incident at St Fergus gas terminal
The Press and Journal

A Shell employee has been taken to hospital following an incident at the St Fergus gas terminal. Emergency services were called to the large gas plant, located just outside the Aberdeenshire village, earlier today. Shell said the Health & Safety…

ussanews.com - Constitutional Nobody - Leaking Oil and Gas Wells: A Ticking Time Bomb
Leaking Oil and Gas Wells: A Ticking Time Bomb
USSA News | The Tea Party's Front Page

This story is part of Covering Climate Now, a global journalism collaboration strengthening coverage of the climate story. They could be in your town or the next town over. Or both. Nobody knows. They're contributing to health problems across the…

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