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Environmental News Wrap – June 16-21

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: Must Read of the Week: Biomass energy has been touted as a smart way to deal with bio-refuse. The idea is being reexamined though because the act of burning bio-refuse is more damaging than any alternative. Also, the pay off for making biomass burning carbon…

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EarthTalk: What Carbon Neutral Really Means and Getting More High Mileage Diesel Cars on American Roads

E Magazine’s EarthTalk for this weeks looks at the meaning of “carbon neutral” and why there aren’t more high-mileage diesel cars on American roads.

Copenhagen Aims To Be Carbon Neutral By 2025

Denmark’s capital, Copenhagen, announced it will aim to become the world’s first carbon neutral capital by 2025. The city launched a new climate plan last week which incorporates 50 specific measures to reduce carbon emissions. The first stage of the plan will be to slash 20% off Copenhagen’s net CO2 output by 2015. We are launching an ambitious plan containing…

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