Electric car sales surge but confusion reigns over policy on hybrids
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Electric car sales surge but confusion reigns over policy on hybrids

One in five new cars bought by British drivers last month was environmentally friendly Britain’s biggest car maker Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) and other luxury UK auto firms will be among the biggest victims of a ban on diesel and petrol sales by 2035, analysts fear. Experts said that JLR is seriously exposed as profits depend on the large SUVs produced…

‘Abrupt thawing’ in the Arctic could increase the carbon released from permafrost by 50 per cent
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‘Abrupt thawing’ in the Arctic could increase the carbon released from permafrost by 50 per cent

Abrupt thawing in the Arctic could increase the amount of carbon released into the atmosphere from permafrost by 50 per cent, scientists warn.Experts have long feared that climate change — which is heating the Arctic and subarctic at double the global rate — will unleash long-trapped greenhouse gases. Both methane and carbon dioxide that could add…

Find Your Carbon Footprint Using This Emissions Calculator
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Find Your Carbon Footprint Using This Emissions Calculator

Photo: ShutterstockLast month, JetBlue announced plans to become carbon neutral on all domestic flights in 2020 and offset up to 17 billion pounds of carbon emissions. And on the consumer level, airlines like United have long offered carbon offset options for environmentally-conscious travelers—but how exactly do carbon offsets even work?Well, if you’re looking to learn…

Greenpeace blocks BP HQ with solar panels on new CEO’s first day
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Greenpeace blocks BP HQ with solar panels on new CEO’s first day

Activists also use oil barrels to make environmental point as Bernard Looney takes up role Police remove a Greenpeace activist after the environmental group blockaded the BP headquarters with solar panels and oil barrels. Photograph: Leon Neal/Getty Images Greenpeace members have blocked BP’s headquarters with solar panels and oil barrels to mark Bernard Looney’s first…

Greenpeace protesters block entrance to BP with solar panels and oil barrels to mark boss’s first day
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Greenpeace protesters block entrance to BP with solar panels and oil barrels to mark boss’s first day

Activists remained outside the HQ in St James’ Square, close to Piccadilly Circus, four hours after the start of the demonstration Greenpeace members have blocked BP’s headquarters with solar panels and oil barrels to mark the first day of the oil giant’s new chief executive. Around 100 environmental activists took 500 solar panels to the…

Bubbles trapped in Alaska ice are a mesmerizing, terrifying warning
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Bubbles trapped in Alaska ice are a mesmerizing, terrifying warning

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Trump takes unprecedented steps to roll back environmental regulations
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Trump takes unprecedented steps to roll back environmental regulations

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