Tuesday, June 19, 2018
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China Vows Action against ‘Blind’ Electric Vehicle Growth

SHANGHAI (Reuters) China will take action to curb the "blind" development of its rapidly growing electric vehicle sector, a spokeswoman for the state planning agency...

Closing of Oil and Coal Power Plants Linked to Drop in...

By Shereen Lehman (Reuters Health) The shuttering of eight oil- and coal-fueled electric plants in California was associated with a sizeable decrease in preterm births...

Scientists Say Cost of Sucking Carbon from Thin Air Could Tumble

By Alister Doyle OSLO (Reuters) High costs of extracting greenhouse gases from thin air could tumble with new technologies that can help to combat climate...

Uber Jumps into Europe’s Crowded Bike-Sharing Market

By Julia Fioretti and Emma Thomasson BERLIN (Reuters) Uber, the ride-hailing company which has been banned from many European cities, is about to launch its...

Hamburg to Maintain Diesel Ban until Berlin Enforces Retrofits

By Jan Schwartz and Riham Alkousaa HAMBURG/BERLIN (Reuters) Hamburg will uphold a city-centre ban on older diesel cars until air quality improves or Chancellor Angela...

German City of Hamburg to Restrict Older Diesel Vehicles

emissBERLIN (Reuters) Germany's second largest city, Hamburg, will ban the most polluting diesel vehbanicles from two major streets from next week, a move that...
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