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LIVE REACTIONS THIS AM - Hammersmith Bridge reopens for cycling @LBHF @TfL long may it last 🙏
What a joy to be able to cycle across Hammersmith Bridge again! Thank you to everyone who enabled it to happen! @London_Cycling @theJeremyVine @BCA4Barnes
Don't call it all-new combustion Mini Hatch. It's just a deep restyling of the existing generation that has been in the market since November 2013. After two facelifts (2018 and 2021), Mini decided to enlarge its life cycle by adding new design elements and an all-new interior.
When Russia invaded Ukraine, there was a perception that time was against Russia in terms of production of weapons and ammunition, especially artillery shells, as the economic might of the west was brought to bear.
Unfortunately while Russia has been stretched it has boosted…
Revealed: the 1,200 big methane leaks from waste dumps trashing the planet
The huge leaks of the potent greenhouse gas will doom climate targets, experts say, but stemming them would rapidly reduce global heating
If AMOC Runs Amok, Life In The US & Europe Will Change Dramatically via @cleantechnica
AMOC — the abbreviation means nothing to most people living along the eastern seaboard of the United States, the Maritimes in Canada, Greenland, Scandinavia, the UK,…
Is high solar ☀️ integration possible in large economies? The answer is yes!
California is, by itself, the 5th largest economy in the world. It also has a higher share of solar in electricity generation than the 10 top countries.
One of those concept’s that may be hard to replicate in production form?🤔
Chrysler previews electric cars with radical super saloon
Striking Halcyon concept looks to the future with wireless charging tech and level four self-driving
As the most of the world outside of Israel holds it’s breath over a likely Israeli assault on over a million Palestinian civilians in Rafah, EU foreign policy chief @JosepBorrellF calls on states who believe too many civilians are being killed in Gaza to 'provide less arms' to…
This US-based libertarian group has links to the Koch fossil fuel network & called for Europe to ‘shelve’ its climate ambitions
It is being investigated by the Commission
Wonder what they plan for democracy?🤔
More in @DeSmog's 2023 investigation👇
France has been showing a lot more imagination on #EV and renewable policies than 🇬🇧 like mandatory solar canopies on many car parks.
Sometimes the policies are a bit too successful though!
€100 a month #electricCar leasing scheme, means tested and for cars built in Europe…
Electric Bread on the move..
“We have also had excellent feedback from our drivers who enjoy the quieter, smoother ride, and with any initial range anxiety soon put to rest.””
This is really cool.
Low density van routes from different companies being consolidated into one high density cycle route 👍
Means all those vans no longer need to drive into a city centre to drop off just one or two parcels each!
This is why Trump is freaking out.
Like trying to go from LHR to LAX using only turbo-prop aircraft...
This is frankly weird..what #Russian girls dance to in clubs these days!
"In the UK there have been fewer than 300 sales of hydrogen vehicles over 20 years, compared with 1m electric cars". Bit of a clue to the answer to the question...
What an exciting project
Europe’s deepest mine to become giant gravity battery
"there is a growing need for technologies which can capture and store #energy during periods of low demand and release it rapidly when required”
The Cummins emissions settlement could trigger a bigger commitment towards #BEVs from #OEMs, says Acting Executive Director of the ICCT on the newest episode of @climateone 🌎
Learn about the Cummins settlement and more, featuring Rachel and @margotoge ->
NATO is the most successful military alliance in history. It’s essential to deterring war & defending American security. No sane American President would encourage Putin to attack our NATO allies. No honorable American leaders would excuse or endorse this.