Day: June 17, 2010

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Environmental News Wrap – June 11-17

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: Electric Cars Toyota and Tesla Motors team up to make electric cars in a recently shut down car plant in Northern California. Technology Review covers another advance in the development of lithium-ion batteries for electric cars. Just for Fun Explore […]Read More

Energy Non-Renewable Environmental News Fossil Fuels Peak Oil Video

Republican Representative Joe Barton Apologizes to BP’s Tony Hayward, Calls

Who’s feeling sorry for BP? Apparently Texas Representative Joe Barton, who in a House Energy and Commerce hearing apologized this morning to BP CEO Tony Hayward for what he characterized as a “shakedown” from the government. Further reading: White House response to Barton’s comments – The Hill Barton’s historic support of Big Oil and offshore […]Read More